We’re big into ranking gear at Ask Mr. Robot. We probably like it more than WoW itself. OK… almost more than WoW. We like WoW more because it lets us have fun ranking gear.

Throughout Legion, we ranked stats on gear with a Machine Learning methodology. We’ll be using Machine Learning to rank gear with BfA as well (no surprise, considering how much better it is).

Machine learning replaces stat weights. Stat weights are dead to us. OK not really, I was being a bit dramatic. If you want,  you can still use stat weights on the site like you always did, and they will still work like they always have, forever. But machine learning is way better and way cooler, and it ranks gear incredibly well. Read on to learn why! Continue reading