Arena Season 5 (Deadly) began on December 16, 2008 and ended on April 14, 2009. This was the first season of Wrath of the Lich King and the first to include the two new arenas of the expansion, Dalaran Arena and Ring of Valor.

The season had three types of sets. Savage, Hateful and Deadly.


Feats of Strength achievements
 [Deadly Gladiator's Frost Wyrm]
 [Deadly Gladiator's Frost Wyrm]

Armor sets

Class Savage Hateful Deadly
Death Knight Death Knight Savage Gladiator's Desecration Hateful Gladiator's Desecration Deadly Gladiator's Desecration
Druid Druid Savage Gladiator's Wildhide (Balance) Hateful Gladiator's Wildhide (Balance) Deadly Gladiator's Wildhide (Balance)
Savage Gladiator's Sanctuary (Feral) Hateful Gladiator's Sanctuary (Feral) Deadly Gladiator's Sanctuary (Feral)
Savage Gladiator's Refuge (Restoration) Hateful Gladiator's Refuge (Restoration) Deadly Gladiator's Refuge (Restoration)
Hunter Hunter Savage Gladiator's Pursuit Hateful Gladiator's Pursuit Deadly Gladiator's Pursuit
Mage Mage Savage Gladiator's Regalia Hateful Gladiator's Regalia Deadly Gladiator's Regalia
Paladin Paladin Savage Gladiator's Redemption (Holy) Hateful Gladiator's Redemption (Holy) Deadly Gladiator's Redemption (Holy)
Savage Gladiator's Vindication (Retribution) Hateful Gladiator's Vindication (Retribution) Deadly Gladiator's Vindication (Retribution)
Priest Priest Savage Gladiator's Investiture (Holy) Hateful Gladiator's Investiture (Holy) Deadly Gladiator's Investiture (Holy)
Savage Gladiator's Raiment (Shadow) Hateful Gladiator's Raiment (Shadow) Deadly Gladiator's Raiment (Shadow)
Rogue Rogue Savage Gladiator's Vestments Hateful Gladiator's Vestments Deadly Gladiator's Vestments
Shaman Shaman Savage Gladiator's Thunderfist (Elemental) Hateful Gladiator's Thunderfist (Elemental) Deadly Gladiator's Thunderfist (Elemental)
Savage Gladiator's Earthshaker (Enhancement) Hateful Gladiator's Earthshaker (Enhancement) Deadly Gladiator's Earthshaker (Enhancement)
Savage Gladiator's Wartide (Restoration) Hateful Gladiator's Wartide (Restoration) Deadly Gladiator's Wartide (Restoration)
Warlock Warlock Savage Gladiator's Felshroud Hateful Gladiator's Felshroud Deadly Gladiator's Felshroud
Warrior Warrior Savage Gladiator's Battlegear Hateful Gladiator's Battlegear Deadly Gladiator's Battlegear


Savage Gladiator

Item Cost Item level
Helm 550 Justice Points 200
Shoulders 348 Justice Points 200
Chest 550 Justice Points 200
Gloves 348 Justice Points 200
Legs 550 Justice Points 200

Hateful Gladiator

Item Cost Item level Drops from Archavon the Stone Watcher
Helm 660 Justice Points 200 No
Shoulders 417 Justice Points 200 No
Chest 660 Justice Points 200 Yes
Gloves 417 Justice Points 200 Yes
Legs 660 Justice Points 200 Yes

Deadly Gladiator

Item Cost Item level Drops in Vault of Archavon
Helm 770 Justice Points 213 No
Shoulders 487 Justice Points 213 No
Chest 770 Justice Points 213 Yes
Gloves 487 Justice Points 213 Yes
Legs 770 Justice Points 213 Yes