- For the item that drops during the Lady Vashj encounter, see .
- Tainted Core
- Binds when picked up
- Use: Teaches you how to summon a Tainted Waveling.
"The spawn of Hydross, considered by the elemental community to be the "Earl of Puddles.""
- Elemental: Ignores all negative weather effects. Enemy pets can still gain the beneficial effects from weather when facing an elemental.
- +50% damage from -33% damage from
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- From time to time the Tainted Waveling will purify itself, turning blue for one minute.
- Patch 5.3.0 (2013-05-21): Added.