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  • Nexus Crystal
  • Item Level 60
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable

Nexus Crystal is an ingredient for high level enchantments and a blacksmithing plan.


Nexus Crystals are disenchanted from high level epic and rare items at the following probabilities:

  • Item level 56-60 epic equipment: 1x
  • Item level 76-80 epic weapons: 1x (33%), 2x (67%)
  • All other Item level 61-80 epic equipment: 1x (50%), 2x (50%)
  • Item level 66-99 rare equipment: 1x (0.5%)

shortcut iconSee also: Disenchanting tables 

Nexus Crystal as an Ingredient

Nexus Crystal is used in the following recipes:


New in Patch 2.2

Patches and Hotfixes

World of Warcraft Patch 1.9.0 (03-Jan-2006): Epic items that are level 51 and above will now disenchant into a Nexus Crystal. Also items that normally disenchant into Large Brilliant Shards have a very small chance of disenchanting into a Nexus Crystal. New more powerful enchanting recipes that require these Crystals can be found in the new Ahn'Qiraj content.
            Epics previously disenchanted into multiple Large Brilliant Shards.
World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade Patch 2.2.0 (25-Sep-2007): The following enchants have been moved to reputation vendors in Outland and have been updated to use level 70 reagents and not use the Nexus Crystal anymore.

No longer needing Nexus Crystals as a reagent

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