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Cataclysm Profession Bonuses and Perk Changes

November 24, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

cataclysm profession bonus perksFor the most part we won’t be seeing many changes to the existing profession bonus and perk system. A lot of the bonuses / perks were simply upgraded or will continue to scale with level. If you need a quick recap of all the current bonuses and perks in place check out this post:

Current Profession bonuses and perks

New Cataclysm Profession Bonuses

Alchemy

Alchemists will be seeing and upgraded trinket. In addition, the special alchemist only flask is also being upgraded.

Blacksmithing

Same sockets as before, just different materials required for Cataclysm.

Enchanting

Upgraded ring enchants.

Engineering

New engineering helms and new engineering “gems” called cogwheels.

Note: the old gas clouds have been replaced with volatile air.

Herbalism

  • [Lifeblood] – 480 haste for 20 seconds, 2 minunte cooldown.

Inscription

Updated shoulder enchants.

Jewelcrafting

The updated jewelcrafter specific gem:

  • [Chimera's Eye]. It gives +27 stats over the normal gems (or +41 stamina). You can only use 3 of these on your gear. (+81 stat, +123 stamina)

Leatherworking

Updated wrist enchants.

Mining

Skinning

Tailoring

Archaeology

No specific bonuses or perks as of yet.

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