The Maw of the Void is a subzone of Darkshore southeast of Lor'danel. It is a massive whirlpool that all of the water of the zone, like the Cliffspring River, drains into. Jumping into it treats the player to a short cutscene of their character being sucked into the whirlpool. Players end up in the Bashal'Aran Collapse, falling a far distance, but lands safely. It is possible to obtain without a chance of death from the fall. During Brewfest you can get completely smashed and jump into the whirlpool to get .
- Its name may be a reference to the StarCraft II mission of the same name.
- Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Added.