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  • Primal Nether
  • Item Level 65
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Sell Price: 1g 60s

Primal Nether is used in epic level Engineering, Blacksmithing, Enchanting, Jewelcrafting, Leatherworking, and Tailoring recipes. As of Patch 2.4.0, this item is no longer Bind on Pickup.


This item is a guaranteed drop from the final boss of every 5-man instance on Heroic mode. It also has a low chance to be an additional drop from the final bosses of high level dungeons.

Zone Boss Dungeon Normal Drop
Caverns of Time Aeonus The Black Morass 5%
Epoch Hunter Old Hillsbrad Foothills 0%
Tempest Keep Harbinger Skyriss The Arcatraz 5%
Pathaleon the Calculator The Mechanar 5%
Warp Splinter The Botanica 5%
Auchindoun Murmur Shadow Labyrinth 5%
Exarch Maladaar Auchenai Crypts 0%
Nexus-Prince Shaffar Mana-Tombs 0%
Talon King Ikiss Sethekk Halls 2.5%
Hellfire Citadel Warchief Kargath Bladefist The Shattered Halls 5%
Keli'dan the Breaker The Blood Furnace 0%
Omor the Unscarred Hellfire Ramparts 0%
Coilfang Reservoir Warlord Kalithresh The Steamvault 5%
Quagmirran The Slave Pens 0%
The Black Stalker The Underbog 0%

This item is also sold by G'eras in Shattrath City for 10 [Badge of Justice].

As an ingredient


Name Type Slot Required
[Black Felsteel Bracers] Plate Wrist
[Black Planar Edge] Weapon Axe Axesmith
[Blazeguard] Weapon Sword Swordsmith
[Blessed Bracers] Plate Wrist
[Boots of the Protector] Plate Feet
[Bracers of the Green Fortress] Plate Wrist
[Bulwark of Kings] Plate Chest Armorsmith
[Deep Thunder] Weapon Mace Hammersmith
[Dirge] Weapon Dagger
[Dragonmaw] Weapon Mace Hammersmith
[Eternium Runed Blade] Weapon Dagger
[Fel Edged Battleaxe] Weapon Axe
[Fel Hardened Maul] Weapon Axe
[Felfury Gauntlets] Mail Hands
[Felsteel Longblade] Weapon Sword
[Felsteel Reaper] Weapon Axe
[Gauntlets of the Iron Tower] Plate Hands
[Hand of Eternity] Weapon Mace
[Helm of the Stalwart Defender] Plate Helm
[Iceguard Breastplate] Plate Chest The Violet Eye
[Iceguard Helm] Plate Helm The Violet Eye
[Iceguard Leggings] Plate Legs The Violet Eye
[Khorium Champion] Weapon Sword
[Lionheart Champion] Weapon Sword Swordsmith
[Mooncleaver] Weapon Axe Axesmith
[Oathkeeper's Helm] Plate Helm
[Red Havoc Boots] Plate Feet
[Runic Hammer] Weapon Mace
[Steelgrip Gauntlets] Plate Hands
[Storm Helm] Mail Head
[Twisting Nether Chain Shirt] Mail Chest
[Wildguard Breastplate] Plate Chest Cenarion Expedition
[Wildguard Helm] Plate Helm Cenarion Expedition
[Wildguard Leggings] Plate Legs Cenarion Expedition


Name Slot
[Hard Khorium Choker] Neck


Name Slot Type
[Deathblow X11 Goggles] Helm Leather
[Destruction Holo-gogs] Helm Cloth
[Furious Gizmatic Goggles] Helm Plate
[Gadgetstorm Goggles] Helm Mail
[Gyro-balanced Khorium Destroyer] Weapon Gun
[Justicebringer 2000 Specs] Helm Plate
[Living Replicator Specs] Helm Mail
[Magnified Moon Specs] Helm Leather
[Powerheal 4000 Lens] Helm Cloth
[Surestrike Goggles v2.0] Helm Mail
[Tankatronic Goggles] Helm Plate
[Wonderheal XT40 Shades] Helm Leather




Patch changes

World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade Patch 2.4.2 (2008-05-13): Prince Kael'thas will now drop Primal Nethers in Heroic Magisters Terrace.
            Primal Nether did not previously drop from Kael'thas and was not considered "broken".
World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade Patch 2.4.2 (2008-05-13): Primal Nethers will now show up under the Materials subcategory in the auction house.

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