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BossMor'geth
Image of Mor'geth
Title <Tormentor of the Damned>
Race Maw caster (Humanoid)
Level ?? Boss
Resource Energy
Reaction Alliance Horde
Affiliation(s) Mawsworn
Location Helgarde Keep, The Maw [69.0, 43.7]
Status Killable

Mor'geth is a Maw caster world boss located in Helgarde Keep of Desmotaeron in the Maw. While the world boss is active, the world quest N [60EEWQ] Mor'geth is active and calls for the maw caster's death.

Adventure Guide

Among the countless minions of the Jailer, few relish their twisted work as intently as the vile Mor'geth. Obsessed with breaking the will of any soul unfortunate enough to fall into his grasp, Mor'geth maintains an iron grip upon the battlefield, ensuring that any misstep will be his opponent's last.

Abilities

Soul Cage

  • Stygian Fog — Standing in Stygian Fog obscures your vision and inflicts 4124 Shadow damage every 1 sec.
  • Ability ironmaidens whirlofblood.png  Bring Me an Iron Golem — The caster activates a Soul Cage, causing it to advance to the center of the arena. The Soul Cage continues its advance until is reduced to 1 hp remaining. Upon reaching 1 hp remaining it will release a Loose Soul and return to its home position.
  • Ability demonhunter shatteredsouls.png  Cries of Anguish — Cries of Anguish issue forth from the Soul Cages and any Loose Souls. Victims within 3 yards of their impact take 16497 Shadow damage and are knocked back. The impact leaves a zone of Anguish that will inflict 6186 Shadow damage every second.
  • Ability mage tormentoftheweak.png  Torment — The caster strikes the target for 41243 Physical damage and afflicts them with Torment. Torment increases the damage taken from further Torment attacks by 50% for 30 sec.
  • Inv cape special domination c 01.png  Damnation — At 100 energy, Mor'geth harnesses the power of the Maw into a cone of Shadowy energies and slowly turns in place. Enemies caught in the cone take 24746 Shadow damage and are knocked back.
  • Loose Soul – Loose Souls are released when a Soul Cage is reduced to 1 hp remaining.
    • Unleashed Suffering — The Loose Soul unleashes its pent up suffering against all enemies, inflicting 4124 Shadow damage.
    • Unbearable Sorrow — The Loose Soul charges forward in an effort to rid itself of its Unbearable Sorrow. Players caught in the path of the Loose Soul suffer 8249 Shadow damage and are knocked back.
  • Inv first aid 70 medicalkit.png  Encounter Boundary
  • Inv first aid 70 medicalkit.png  Safe Zone
  • Spell necro necroticcore.png  Torturous Reach — While Mor'geth, Tormentor of the Damned's primary target is not in melee range it unleashes necrotic energy at them, inflicting 20622 Shadow damage and causes the victim to suffer an additional 6186 Shadow damage every 3 sec for 12 sec.

Strategy

Mor'geth, Tormentor of the Damned surrounds himself in Stygian Fog that obscures the vision of players outside the zone created by the Soul Chains linking the four Soul Cages around him. These Soul cages will march in toward Mor'geth, Torment of the Damned, causing the safe area to change in size.

Damaging Activated Soul Cages causes them to release a Loose Soul and return to their home position.

Damage Dealers
  • The area enclosed by Soul Chains is obscured from the area outside, and vice versa.
  • Mor'geth, Tormentor of the Damned casts Damnation when it reaches 100 energy.
  • Damage any Activated Soul Cages to make them return to their starting positions.
Healers
  • The area enclosed by Soul Chains is obscured from the area outside, and vice versa.
  • Mor'geth, Tormentor of the Damned casts Damnation when it reaches 100 energy.
  • Unleashed Suffering can be dispelled.
Tanks
  • The area enclosed by Soul Chains is obscured from the area outside, and vice versa.
  • Mor'geth, Tormentor of the Damned will stay in the center of the arena and will use Tortuous Reach at its tank target if out of melee range.
  • Mor'geth, Tormentor of the Damned casts Damnation when it reaches 100 energy.
  • Get the attention of Loose Souls as they are released from the Soul Cages.

Quotes

Approached
Do not interfere, mortal.
Aggro
Your souls are mine to claim!
Abilities
  • Death closes in!
  • Doom awaits!
  • Torment everlasting!
  • My power is infinite!
Soul Cage activation
Come forward!
Death
I will... never be... caged...

Drops

Gear
Item Type
 [Adaptive Armor Fragment] Potency Conduit
 [Condensed Anima Sphere] Endurance Conduit
 [Shard of Rev] Shard of Domination
 [Wristwraps of Anguish] Cloth Wrist
 [Grips of Unleashed Suffering] Leather Hands
 [Mor'geth's Gauntlets of Damnation] Mail Hands
 [Tormented Soul Harness] Leather Waist
 [Tormentor's Greatbelt] Plate Waist
 [Caged Legplates] Plate Legs
 [Sorrowful Trousers] Cloth Legs
 [Stygian Chain Greaves] Mail Feet
 [Soul Cage Fragment] Trinket

Trivia

  • His name is likely a reference to Morgoth from the Lord of the Rings franchise, the source of all evil in Tolkien's universe.

Patch changes

  • Shadowlands Hotfix (2021-07-13): Reduced the health of Mor'geth and his Soul Cages by 38%. Additionally, Soul Cages can no longer be Death Gripped.
  • Shadowlands Patch 9.1.0 (2021-06-29): Added.

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