Not to be confused with Dark Animus or Saronite Animus.
Image of Animus
Race Primal elemental (Elemental)
Level 15-30
Resource Mana
Reaction Alliance Horde
Affiliation(s) Twilight's Hammer
Location Twilight Withering, Thousand Needles[54.9, 63.1]

Animus is a combination of the four elements infused by the Twilight's Hammer with the power of Elementium. It is located at Twilight Withering in Thousand Needles. They are using the bound Fury and Vortex to further infuse Animus with power. When Animus has absorbed enough of their power he will explode, obliterating the Thousand Needles and much of the surrounding land.

Attacks and abilities

  • Spell arcane teleportorgrimmar.png  Call Lightning — Deals a moderate amount of Nature damage to an enemy. 
  • Ability druid typhoon.png  Crashing Wave — You summon a violent wave that does Frost damage when in contact with hostile targets, knocking them back 5 yards. 
  • Spell fire volcano.png  Magma Wave — A cascade of magma splashes over enemies in a 65 yd cone in front of the caster, dealing Fire damage. 
  • Spell shadow shadowfury.png  Shadow Nova — Inflicts Shadow damage to nearby enemies. 
  • Ability warrior shockwave.png  Shockwave — Sends a wave of force in front of the caster, causing damage and stunning all enemy targets within 10 yards in a frontal cone for 4 sec. 
  • Spell shaman stormearthfire.png  Tornado — Creates a Tornado under an enemy target. 



Animus yells: DESTROY!

At 75%:

Grows larger...

At 50%:

Grows even larger...

At 25%:

Looks like he's about to explode!

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