This is a very argued question, most people prefer the plain boarding knives due to lack of flanking to save their hides, however the extra hide with it fixes that and makes it a good long term weapon. Well, it's just entertainment folks. The best threat shots for misdirect are in order: I'm not a swashbucker, but I can tell you that Flanking stinks for hides. Allied race requirements will not be changed. Warriors have no reliable way to control threat other than passive buffs such as Blessing of Salvation. If your mana situation is not a problem you can also look into using Haste Potions for additional damage output on fights where that extra damage is needed.
Armor pen vs Agility I agree that you should use both. Dead warriors don't dps. We'll assume reforging to dodge. This is affected by the Commanding Presence talent up to Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Mail will not be published required.
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C is derived as follows in some pseudocode: In short, armor penetration is really only countered by more armor. Mobile fights will likely favor Execute spamming however. Therefore switching to two fast weapons can help guarantee Executes on every global cooldown, or at the very least get you closer to this point. Also I believe the nerf present more of a challenge to me. Using short cooldowns such as trinkets or Deathwish as soon as possible in the fight allows them to cool down sooner and become ready for use again later on in the fight. So I'll wait till then and switch some gems around and try to reach the soft cap.
You forgot to mention that the Boarding Daggers also give a power card - Assassin's Strike. The macro will automatically adjust to haste effects and tighten the rotation. Playstyle also enters into things as less crits from reduced agility means less opportunities to sneak in Bites. Just posting this to confirm what he said, so he's not the only one saying that: Until recently, this stat has not received much attention from Blizzard, however it was seen in the talent Serrated Blades since patch 1. Armor pen vs Agility I had the same prob about 2 weeks ago. Although arcane shot is a bit less damage it is also more mana efficient and can be used in more circumstances than multishot.