This article is about the anniversary encounter. For the original encounter, see Taerar (Classic). For his lore, see Taerar.
Image of Taerar
Gender Male
Race Green dragon (Dragonkin)
Level ?? Elite
Reaction Alliance Horde
Location Bough Shadow, Ashenvale
Status Killable
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The subject of this article or section is part of WoW's Anniversary, a seasonal event that typically lasts two weeks. Once the event has run its course, this will no longer be available until next year, but there are no guarantees.

Taerar is a green dragon that is a part of the WoW Anniversary event.


  • Spell shadow possession.png  Bellowing Roar — Lets forth a Bellowing Roar, inciting fear in enemies. Small purple swirls appear at random players' feet. They cause fear for 6 seconds if not moved out of.
  • Ability rogue envelopingshadows.png  Looming Fear — A 12-second debuff. Upon expiration, Taerar casts Bellowing Roar. All players with Looming Fear have a large purple circle dropped at their feet, with the same effect as the swirls.
  • Spell shadow lifedrain02.png  Noxious Breath — Breathes out a noxious acid, inflicting high Nature damage and increasing Noxious Breath damage taken by 300% for 30 sec. This effect stacks.
  • Spell nature abolishmagic.png  Seeping Fog — Conjures moving patches of fog on the ground that inflict Lethargy.
    • Spell nature abolishmagic.png  Lethargy — Inflicts Nature damage every 1 sec while in contact with Seeping Fog.
    • Spell nature abolishmagic.png  Lethargy — Stuns the target for 5 seconds. Magic debuff.
  • Inv misc monsterscales 05.png  Tail Sweep — Swipes the ground behind the caster, inflicting Nature damage and knocking back targets, stunning them for 2 sec.


  • Peace is but a fleeting dream! Let the NIGHTMARE reign!
  • Children of Madness - I release you upon this world!


All of Taerar's loot scales to the character's level when acquired.

Inv misc questionmark.png Ancient Corroded Leggings#Anniversary Inv misc questionmark.png Dragonbone Wristguards#Anniversary
Inv misc questionmark.png Mendicant's Slippers#Anniversary Inv misc questionmark.png Mindtear Band#Anniversary
Inv misc questionmark.png Strangely Glyphed Legplates#Anniversary Inv misc questionmark.png Unnatural Leather Spaulders#Anniversary
Shared with other green dragons
Inv misc questionmark.png Emerald Dragonfang#Anniversary Inv misc questionmark.png Green Dragonskin Cloak#Anniversary
Inv misc questionmark.png Hammer of Bestial Fury#Anniversary Inv misc questionmark.png Hibernation Crystal#Anniversary
Inv misc questionmark.png Nightmare Blade#Anniversary Inv weapon crossbow 11.png [Polished Ironwood Crossbow]
Inv misc questionmark.png Staff of Rampant Growth#Anniversary Inv misc questionmark.png Trance Stone#Anniversary

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