Intimidating shout glyph
to reduce the damage enemies deal to you by 0.5%, stacking up to 3 times. For example, if you have 3 of these, you would gain 1.5% damage reduction, stacking up to 3 times (for a total of 4.5%). In practice, the stacks are too difficult to keep up and it generally requires that you sacrifice Rage that could be going towards your active mitigation.
Due to the differences in playstyle and damage intake in Mythic , the spec-specific traits should be prioritized differently if you are trying to maximize throughput in Mythic .
As such, only the spec-specific ones for Protection Warriors are ranked here.
This is primarily due to the fact that the non spec-specific traits either rely on randomness or are detrimental under certain conditions, whereas the spec-specific ones provide a consistent bonus.
In cases like this, continue to use your lower item level piece until you unlock the first tier on the higher item level piece.
Finally, these are not hard rules, but rather guidelines.
No matter how many Deafening Crash traits you have, the Demoralizing Shout extension is always 2 seconds, up to a max of 6 seconds.
If your health is consistently dropping below 50%, that likely means you are in a situation where you need the survivability, in which case this trait not only provides a solid amount of absorb on average, but it also is likely to proc at a time when you will actually make use of it.
The level requirement for the center Empowerment trait is increased, however.