According to Commander Ameer of the Protectorate," the Ethereum have grown dark... twisted." Vengeance has become their only recourse and any that would stand in their way or not join their cause are considered enemies. Many saw that the Ethereum were plummeting into madness and left. Several of the Nexus-Princes of the Ethereum council abandoned the Ethereum to form other groups and factions with different goals.
The Ethereum are led by Nexus-King Salhadaar.
|Nexus-King Salhadaar||Ethereum Staging Grounds||Netherstorm|
|Wind Trader Mu'fah||Moonrest Gardens||Dragonblight|
In Burning Crusade
This section concerns content exclusive to The Burning Crusade.
In Outland the Ethereum is mainly based in the Netherstorm. A group of them, the Bash'ir, is based in the Blade's Edge Mountains. They are capturing different creatures in Ethereum Prisons and the mightiest in Ethereum Stasis Chambers. The Ethereum also helps the Illidari in the Arcatraz.
In Wrath of the Lich King
This section concerns content exclusive to Wrath of the Lich King.
The ethereum make a shocking return in Wrath of the Lich King.
Having established themselves in Azeroth, the Ethereum's motives are unknown; but based on Wind Trader Mu'fah's presence and Goramosh's statement of "The accord has been negotiated," it can only mean that the Ethereum have joined the blue dragonflight in the Nexus War. This plot is, as of yet, not touched upon again.
- Ethereum Disruptor
- Ethereum Jailor
- Ethereum Life-Binder
- Ethereum Nexus-Reaver
- Ethereum Nexus-Stalker
- Ethereum Researcher
- Ethereum Slayer
- Ethereum Smuggler
- Ethereum Wave-Caster
The Ethereum may have been a faction in Burning Crusade beta, but were removed at release.