• Malefic Core
  • Binds when picked up
  • Use: Empower Ashjra'kamas, Shroud of Resolve, increasing its effectiveness in resisting Sanity Drain and Corruption.
  • Requires Level 120

Malefic Core is a legendary item that is used to empower  [Ashjra'kamas, Shroud of Resolve].


This item can be obtained by:


  • Ashjra'kamas must be rank 15 before Malefic Core will become available.
  • Malefic Core is limited to one drop per week.
    • If your cloak is not caught up to the current cap, however, you can obtain two cores for that week from the first completion of a full-run Horrific Vision and N'Zoth.
  • Increases the corruption resistance of Ashjra'kamas by 3 with a max of 125 corruption resistance.

Patch changes

  • Battle for Azeroth Hotfix (2020-06-24): MOTHER now offers Malefic Core for 2,000 Echoes of Ny'alotha to players who have upgraded their legendary cloak to Rank 15. Malefic Cores can be purchased repeatedly up to the current maximum Resistance that the cloak allows (currently 92 Corruption Resistance, and next week this will increase to 95).
  • Battle for Azeroth Patch 8.3.0 (2020-01-14): Added.

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