• Primal Nether
  • Crafting Reagent
  • Sell Price: 1g 60s

Primal Nether is used in epic level Engineering, Blacksmithing, Enchanting, Jewelcrafting, Leatherworking, and Tailoring recipes.


This item is a guaranteed drop from the final boss of every 5-man instance on Heroic mode. It also has a low chance to be an additional drop from the final bosses of high level dungeons.

Zone Boss Dungeon Normal Drop
Caverns of Time Aeonus The Black Morass 5%
Epoch Hunter Old Hillsbrad Foothills 0%
Tempest Keep Harbinger Skyriss The Arcatraz 5%
Pathaleon the Calculator The Mechanar 5%
Warp Splinter The Botanica 5%
Auchindoun Murmur Shadow Labyrinth 5%
Exarch Maladaar Auchenai Crypts 0%
Nexus-Prince Shaffar Mana-Tombs 0%
Talon King Ikiss Sethekk Halls 2.5%
Hellfire Citadel Warchief Kargath Bladefist The Shattered Halls 5%
Keli'dan the Breaker The Blood Furnace 0%
Omor the Unscarred Hellfire Ramparts 0%
Coilfang Reservoir Warlord Kalithresh The Steamvault 5%
Quagmirran The Slave Pens 0%
The Black Stalker The Underbog 0%

This item is also sold by G'eras in Shattrath City for 50g.

As an ingredient


Name Type Slot Required
 [Black Felsteel Bracers] Plate Wrist
 [Black Planar Edge] Weapon Axe Axesmith
 [Blazeguard] Weapon Sword Swordsmith
 [Blessed Bracers] Plate Wrist
 [Boots of the Protector] Plate Feet
 [Bracers of the Green Fortress] Plate Wrist
 [Bulwark of Kings] Plate Chest Armorsmith
 [Deep Thunder] Weapon Mace Hammersmith
 [Dirge] Weapon Dagger
 [Dragonmaw] Weapon Mace Hammersmith
 [Eternium Runed Blade] Weapon Dagger
 [Fel Edged Battleaxe] Weapon Axe
 [Fel Hardened Maul] Weapon Axe
 [Felfury Gauntlets] Mail Hands
 [Felsteel Longblade] Weapon Sword
 [Felsteel Reaper] Weapon Axe
 [Gauntlets of the Iron Tower] Plate Hands
 [Hammer of Righteous Might] Weapon Mace
 [Hand of Eternity] Weapon Mace
 [Hard Khorium Battleplate] Plate Chest
 [Helm of the Stalwart Defender] Plate Helm
 [Iceguard Breastplate] Plate Chest The Violet Eye
 [Iceguard Helm] Plate Helm The Violet Eye
 [Iceguard Leggings] Plate Legs The Violet Eye
 [Khorium Champion] Weapon Sword
 [Lionheart Champion] Weapon Sword Swordsmith
 [Mooncleaver] Weapon Axe Axesmith
 [Oathkeeper's Helm] Plate Helm
 [Red Havoc Boots] Plate Feet
 [Runic Hammer] Weapon Mace
 [Steelgrip Gauntlets] Plate Hands
 [Storm Helm] Mail Head
 [Sunblessed Breastplate] Plate Chest
 [Twisting Nether Plate Shirt] Mail Chest
 [Wildguard Breastplate] Plate Chest Cenarion Expedition
 [Wildguard Helm] Plate Helm Cenarion Expedition
 [Wildguard Leggings] Plate Legs Cenarion Expedition


Name Slot
 [Hard Khorium Choker] Neck


Name Slot Type
 [Annihilator Holo-Gogs] Helm Cloth
 [Deathblow X11 Goggles] Helm Leather
 [Destruction Holo-Gogs] Helm Cloth
 [Furious Gizmatic Goggles] Helm Plate
 [Gadgetstorm Goggles] Helm Mail
 [Gyro-Balanced Khorium Destroyer] Weapon Gun
 [Hard Khorium Goggles] Helm Plate
 [Hyper-Magnified Moon Specs] Helm Leather
 [Justicebringer 2000 Specs] Helm Plate
 [Justicebringer 3000 Specs] Helm Plate
 [Lightning Etched Specs] Helm Mail
 [Living Replicator Specs] Helm Mail
 [Magnified Moon Specs] Helm Leather
 [Mayhem Projection Goggles] Helm Plate
 [Powerheal 4000 Lens] Helm Cloth
 [Powerheal 9000 Lens] Helm Cloth
 [Primal-Attuned Goggles] Helm Mail
 [Quad Deathblow X44 Goggles] Helm Leather
 [Surestrike Goggles v2.0] Helm Mail
 [Surestrike Goggles v3.0] Helm Mail
 [Tankatronic Goggles] Helm Plate
 [Wonderheal XT40 Shades] Helm Leather
 [Wonderheal XT68 Shades] Helm Leather


Name Type Slot
 [Boots of Natural Grace] Leather Feet
 [Boots of Utter Darkness] Leather Feet
 [Boots of the Crimson Hawk] Mail Feet
 [Carapace of Sun and Shadow] Leather Chest
 [Cloak of Darkness] Back
 [Cobrascale Gloves] Leather Hands
 [Cobrascale Hood] Leather Head
 [Earthen Netherscale Boots] Mail Feet
 [Ebon Netherscale Belt] Mail Waist
 [Ebon Netherscale Breastplate] Mail Chest
 [Embrace of the Phoenix] Mail Chest
 [Gloves of the Living Touch] Leather Hands
 [Hood of Primal Life] Leather Head
 [Hurricane Boots] Mail Feet
 [Leather Chestguard of the Sun] Leather Chest
 [Living Dragonscale Helm] Mail Head
 [Nethercleft Leg Armor] Armor kit Legs
 [Nethercobra Leg Armor] Armor kit Legs
 [Netherdrake Gloves] Mail Hands
 [Netherdrake Helm] Mail Head
 [Netherstrike Belt] Mail Waist
 [Netherstrike Breastplate] Mail Chest
 [Primalstrike Belt] Leather Waist
 [Primalstrike Vest] Leather Chest
 [Shadowprowler's Chestguard] Leather Chest
 [Sun-Drenched Scale Chestguard] Mail Chest
 [Thick Netherscale Breastplate] Mail Chest
 [Windhawk Belt] Leather Waist
 [Windhawk Hauberk] Leather Chest
 [Windscale Hood] Leather Head
 [Windslayer Wraps] Leather Hands
 [Windstrike Gloves] Mail Hands


Patch changes

  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Stacks to 200, up from 20.
  • Bc icon.gif Patch 2.4.2 (2008-05-13):
    • Prince Kael'thas will now drop Primal Nethers in Heroic Magisters' Terrace.
    • Primal Nethers will now show up under the Materials subcategory in the auction house.
  • Bc icon.gif Patch 2.4.0 (2008-03-25): No longer Bind on Pickup.
  • Bc icon.gif Patch 2.0.1 (2006-12-05): Added.

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