takes place after the Dread Wastes storyline Townlong Steppes storyline. Adventurers are directed to the Bowmistress Li upon the Serpent's Spine, just south of the Gate of the Setting Sun to begin the storyline. After locating a member of the Shado-Pan who has fallen from the wall, adventurers are quickly introduced to the Klaxxi faction of mantid, who find themselves in direct opposition to Shek'zeer and her sha-based corruption of the swarm.
After completing "The First Paragons" portion of
, side quests open up at the [Dread Haste Makes Dread Waste ] Sunset Brewgarden and Soggy's Gamble, but breadcrumbs to those quest hubs are not offered until later in the Klaxxi storyline.
The First Paragons
The zone storyline opens up with breadcrumbs from everywhere leading to the southern side of the
Gate of the Setting Sun in the Vale of Eternal Blossoms.
Kil-Ruk the Windreaver
,  The Klaxxi ,  Dread Space ,  The Threat in the South
 Better Dead than Dread
&  Falling Down  Nope
 Psycho Mantid
 Preserved in Amber
&  Wakening Sickness  Ancient Vengeance  The Klaxxi Council
Malik the Unscathed
After being formally introduced to the Klaxxi at
Klaxxi'vess, the adventurer is sent out on a task to recover another paragon:
Complete all of:
Complete all of:
,  Amber Is Life →
 Extending Our Coverage
The Might of the Klaxxi
After recovering the first paragons, the storyline forks, with quests taking place to the southwest in the
Briny Muck, and to the southeast at the Lake of Stars.
Korven the Prime
Southeast at the
Lake of Stars, adventurers are first asked to kill some of the local saurok and their leader before recovering the paragon found in the area.
 Amber Is Life
&  Feeding the Beast  Living Amber
 Kypari Zar  The Root of the Problem
Kaz'tik the Manipulator
To the southwest, the adventurer and
Kor'ik have been tasked with reactivating another Klaxxi beacon in Amberglow Hollow, which enables the Klaxxi'va to locate the paragon in the Briny Muck.
 Extending Our Coverage
&  Crime and Punishment  Better With Age
 By the Sea, Nevermore
 Reunited &  Feed or Be Eaten &  The Kunchong Whisperer  Falling to Pieces
Amber is the Color of My Energy
After completing the first two criteria of
, breadcrumbs to other parts of the zone are offered from [Dread Haste Makes Dread Waste ] Klaxxi'vess: the Sunset Brewgarden, and Soggy's Gamble. Additionally, two more Paragons can be wakened.
Taste of Amber
Up to the north at the
Sunset Brewgarden, extremely fool-hardy pandaren are trying to create brew from the amber of an unnamed kypari.
 A Not So Friendly Request
&  The Heavens Hum With War
 Sacred Recipe
&  I Bring Us Great Shame &  Daggers of the Great Ones &  Bound With Shade  Rending Daggers
&  Wood and Shade
 Bound With Wood
 Sunset Kings
&  Fiery Wings &  Incantations Fae and Primal &  The Horror Comes A-Rising  Great Vessel of Salvation
 Bind the Glamour &  Blood of Ancients  Fires and Fears of Old
Like a Deck Boss
Down on the southern coast, an
Anglers fishing expedition has gone poorly, as they have found themselves shipwrecked at what is now called Soggy's Gamble.
 Gambling Problem
 Mazu's Breath
&  Fresh Pots  You Otter Know
 Meet the Cap'n
&  Walking Dog &  Old Age and Treachery &  On the Crab &  Shark Week  Dog Food
 Reeltime Strategy
 The Mariner's Revenge  Mazu's Bounty
Skeer the Bloodseeker and Rik'kal the Dissector
reputation, honored Kor'ik and Kil'ruk the Wind-Reaver each offer quests to waken another Paragon, bringing the total up to six.
Rik'kal the Dissector
 The Zan'thik Dig  The Dissector Wakens
Skeer the Bloodseeker
 Skeer the Bloodseeker
&  A Strange Appetite &  Fine Dining  A Bloody Delight  The Scent of Blood
After completing both quest chains
Xaril the Poisoned Mind and Hisek the Swarmkeeper
reputation, revered Kor'ik and Kil'ruk the Wind-Reaver each offer quests to waken yet another Paragon, bringing the total up to eight.
Xaril the Poisoned Mind
 Beneath the Heart of Fear
&  A Shade of Dread &  Dark Wings, Dark Things  Venomous Intent  The Poisoned Mind
Hisek the Swarmkeeper
 Dropping Our Signal
 Corruption Runs Deep &  Damage Control  Extracting Answers
The Empress' Gambit
reputation with the Klaxxi, the following quests conclude the Dread Wastes storyline:
 The Empress' Gambit
 The Wrath of Shek'zeer  Shadow of the Empire
Dailies for the
Klaxxi unlock after completing "The Might of the Klaxxi" portion of , and more dailies unlock after each Paragon has been wakened.
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