For the lore of the character, see Moroes.
Image of Moroes
Gender Male
Race Human (Undead)
Level 112 Elite
Reaction Alliance Horde
Location Karazhan
Status Killable

Moroes is the third boss in Return to Karazhan.

Adventure Guide

Moroes, the steward of Karazhan, dotes upon his master's dinner guests within the grand Banquet Hall. Eternally devoted to the care of the tower, he dispatches impolite party crashers with cruel efficiency.


As the fight progresses, Moroes uses Garrote to continously spread damage across the party. Moroes casts Ghastly Purge at 60% health, making all his dinner guests immune to crowd control abilities.

Damage Dealer Alert Damage Dealers

  • Kill the additional dinner guests before Moroes uses Ghastly Purge to make them immune to stuns and bonds.
  • Use Ghost Traps on Moroes' dinner guests.

Healer Alert Healers

  • Tanks take increased damage when effected by Coat Check.
  • Moroes uses Garrote to spread damage throughout the party.
  • Use Ghost Traps on Moroes' dinner guests.

Tank Alert Tanks

  • Use cooldowns when effected by Coat Check.


  • Ability hunter traplauncher.png  Ghost Trap Important — Hurl a trap at the feet of a ghostly dinner guest in order to trap them within it, incapacitating them for 1.2 min.
  • Moroes
    • Ability vanish.png  Vanish — Vanishes and appears behind a random enemy to garrote them.
    • Ability rogue garrote.png  Garrote — Appears behind the target and garrotes them, inflicting 499500 to 580500 Physical damage on impact and 64125 to 70875 Physical damage every 1 sec. This effect stacks.
    • Ability warrior shieldbreak.png  Coat Check Tank Alert — Strips the current target of their armor reducing their protection by 75%. Moroes then provides his target with a complimentary robe, because its not "that" sort of dinner party.
    • Achievement halloween ghost 01.png  Ghastly Purge Important — At 60% health, Moroes purges his dinner guests of all stuns and bonds and makes them immune to these effects for the remainder of the encounter.

Moroes' Dinner Guests Important

  • Inv misc food legion heartyfeast.png  Dinner Party Important — Increases the damage and attack speed of nearby dinner guests.
  • Baroness Dorothea Millstipe
    • Spell arcane arcane04.png  Arcane Blast — Blasts a random enemy, inflicting 78602 to 91398 Arcane damage.
    • Spell shadow soulleech 2.png  Mana Drain Important — Drains 300537 to 349463% mana and inflicts 123500 to 136500 Arcane damage every 1 sec to the current target in addition to stunning them for 6 sec.
  • Lady Catriona Von'Indi
    • Spell holy holysmite.png  Smite — Smites an enemy, inflicting 102182 to 118818 Holy damage.
    • Ability paladin infusionoflight.png  Healing Stream Important — Heals Moroes for 25% every 1 sec for 6 sec.
  • Baron Rafe Dreuger
    • Warrior talent icon mastercleaver.png  Iron Whirlwind — Spins violently, inflicting 185250 to 204750 Physical damage every 1 sec to nearby enemies for 8 sec.
  • Tank Alert Lady Keira Berrybuck
    • Spell priest vowofunity.png  Empowered Arms Important — Increases Moroes' attack speed by 75% and damage done by 100% for 30 sec.
  • Tank Alert Lord Robin Daris
    • Warrior wild strike.png  Whirling Edge — Throws an enchanted blade towards a random player. Upon landing the blade begins to whirl inflicting 221812 to 233188 Physical damage every 2 sec to all enemies within the zone.
  • Tank Alert Lord Crispin Ference
    • Ability warrior rallyingcry.png  Will Breaker Tank Alert — The swings his weapon, inflicting 555750 to 614250 Holy damage to targets in a line in front of the caster.


Item Type
 [Illusion: Mongoose] Weapon illusion
 [Jagged Emerald] Iron Artifact Relic
 [Perfectly Preserved Apple] Life Artifact Relic
 [Castellan's Blinders] Mail helmet
 [Breastplate of Obligation] Plate chest
 [Robes of Wicked Modesty] Cloth chest
 [Willbreaker Legguards] Leather leggings
 [Seal of Darkshire Nobility] Ring
 [Bloodstained Handkerchief] Melee DPS trinket
 [Broken Pocket Watch] Quest item


The master has not been himself for quite some time. Perhaps a feast will brighten his spirit.
  • I don't believe the master is expecting you!
  • I do so detest party crashers!
  • I'll drag you out by your scruff!
  • May we see your invitation?
Coat Check
  • May I take your jacket?
  • Mind your manners!
I insist you dress for dinner!
Ghastly Purge
Stop troubling the master's guests!
Killed a player
  • Nothing a good sprinkling of sawdust can't handle.
  • I'll have the cleaning crew take care of this... mess.
  • Hm! Seems that one had enough for the evening.
  • Stop being such a nuisance!
  • Perhaps your party would be more comfortable at the children's table.
  • The guards really must do a better job of keeping out the ruffians.
  • Seems I'll be... retiring... for... the evening...
  • Master... I hope... I served you... well...
  • I fear that I am currently... indisposed...
  • I will just need... a moment...
Unused quote
Oh goodness me. That will... leave a mark...


Patch changes

  • Legion Hotfix (2017-04-03):
    • The periodic damage of Garrote has been reduced by 30% in Heroic and Mythic difficulties.
    • Players can now use their abilities to remove the bleed damage.
  • Legion Patch 7.1.0 (2016-10-25): Added

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