NeutralGrundig Darkcloud
Image of Grundig Darkcloud
Title Chieftain
Grimtotem Chief
Gender Male
Race Tauren (Humanoid)
Class Warrior
Reaction Alliance Horde (Stonetalon Mountains)
Alliance Horde (Thousand Needles)
Affiliation(s) Grimtotem tribe
Occupation Chieftain
Location Various
Status Killable

Grundig Darkcloud is an elite tauren found in Grimtotem Post, Stonetalon Mountains. He led an attack on Camp Aparaje.[1]


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Thanks to the efforts of both him and Ton Windbow, the tribe will successfully enter an alliance of convenience with the Alliance in Stonetalon Mountains, where both the Grimtotem and Alliance forces in the area unite against the Horde.


At some point Grundig will journey home to the Darkcloud Pinnacle in Thousand Needles where agents of the Horde learn of this and decide that this would the most opportunistic time to put an end to Grundig's life,[2] despite his pact with the Alliance, they also try to kill him.


Notable appearances
Location Level range Health range
Stonetalon Mountains 30 3,800
Thousand Needles 42 9,672


  • Spell nature thunderclap.png  Thunderclap — Inflicts Nature damage to nearby enemies, increasing the time between their attacks and slowing their movement speed for 6 sec. 
  • Ability bullrush.png  War Stomp — Inflicts damage to nearby enemies and stuns them for 4 sec. 
  • Spell nature bloodlust.png  Rage of the Darkcloud — Increases damage dealt and attack speed. 


Objective of

WoW Icon update.png The subject of this section was removed from World of Warcraft in patch 4.0.3a but is present in Classic.

In the RPG

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Grundig Darkcloud leads the tauren of Grimtotem Village. A ruthless hunter, he enjoys stalking and killing intelligent prey. Darkcloud holds some bitter grudge against tauren and he's the most likely to kill his own kind. He's a bulky fellow with jet-black hide and dangerously sharp horns. He is a hunter.[3]


Grimtotem Post

  • Do not despair! All is not lost! Not yet!
  • Fight on! Magatha commands it!
  • Hellscream's armies march upon us, brothers and sisters!
  • I have seen the future, brothers and sisters, and in it the Horde are no more!
  • We will be victorious! Do not relent!
  • The Horde sends assassins! Kill them all!

Darkcloud Pinnacle

I knew you were on your way. I don't care what they're saying about you or your connection to Arikara. This ends here!
After everything, this is how it ends? Here on Darkcloud Pinnacle?


Patch changes


  1. ^ H [18] Kill Grundig Darkcloud
  2. ^ B [15-30] Grimtotem Chiefs: Grundig Darkcloud
  3. ^ Bennie, Scott; Richard Farrese, Bob Fitch. Horde Player's Guide, 164. ISBN 9781588467720. 

External links

Stonetalon Mountains Thousand Needles