MobLord Banehollow
Image of Lord Banehollow
Gender Male
Race Nathrezim (Demon)
Reaction Alliance Horde
Affiliation(s) Burning Legion, Shadow Council
Occupation Leader of the Shadow Council
Location Various
Status Killable

Lord Banehollow is a dreadlord located in Shadow Hold in Felwood. He is the leader of Jaedenar, the seat of the Shadow Council on Azeroth. He is guarded by a wide variety of warlocks, demons, and his personal attendant Ur'dan. Lord Hel'nurath is his rival.

Legion This section concerns content related to Legion.

He appears in the Black City during B [10-45] The Battle for Broken Shore.


Notable appearances
Location Level range Health range
Shadow Hold 46 3,666
Broken Shore ?? 1,152,458


  • Spell shadow carrionswarm.png  Carrion Swarm — A cresting wave of chaotic magic splashes over enemies in front of the caster, dealing Shadow damage.
  • Spell shadow antishadow.png  Curse of Thorns — Curses an enemy for 15 sec., giving it 50% chance to take 3 damage on attack.
  • Spell shadow unholyfrenzy.png  Mind Blast — Inflicts Shadow damage to an enemy.
  • Spell shadow shadowbolt.png  Shadow Shock — Instantly lashes nearby enemies with dark magic, inflicting Shadow damage.
Broken Shore
  • Spell shadow carrionswarm.png  Carrion Swarm — Deals Shadow damage to enemies in a large cone and reduces their healing taken by 75% for 5 sec.
  • Spell fire twilightflamebolt.png  Shadow Bolt Volley — Hurls missiles of dark magic, inflicting Shadow damage to nearby enemies.
  • Spell nature sleep.png  Slumber Fog — Created clouds of sleeping gas under up to 3 nearby enemies.

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.

Banehollow at the Broken Shore.


  • Pathetic mortal... I will build a new empire atop your corpse!
  • No... NO! This is my domain! You cannot have... it...

In the RPG

Icon-RPG.png This section contains information from the Warcraft RPG which is considered non-canon.

Lord Banehollow, something of a demonic politician (and thus beyond even a normal concept of evil), serves as the emissary between the Burning Legion's remaining leaders and the Shadow Council in Shadow Hold in Felwood. He keeps Fel'dan under watchful eye.[1]


Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Added on the Broken Shore.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Level reduced from 59 to 46. Now a hostile quest target.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.4.0 (2005-04-19): Added.


  1. ^ Horde Player's Guide, pg. 184, 187

External links

Felwood Broken Shore