For the Zandalari NPCs of the same name, see Temple Defender (Zandalari troll).
NeutralTemple Defender
Image of Temple Defender
Gender Both
Race Sethrak (Humanoid)
Level 10-50 Normal / Elite
Resource Mana
Reaction Alliance Horde
Alliance Horde
Affiliation(s) Devoted
Location Sanctuary of the Devoted, Terrace of the Devoted, Forward Camp, and Temple Incursion, Vol'dun
Status Alive

Temple Defenders are sethrak guards protecting the Terrace of the Devoted in Vol'dun. Several are also found at the Forward Camp, and a number of them were captured by the Faithless at the Temple Incursion and have to be freed during H [30-50] Risky Rescue. They are also present during Faction Assaults.


  • Ability thunderking lightningwhip.png  Arc Lightning — The caster cuts through the air in front of them, releasing latent electricity in a cone. Players caught in this cone suffer Nature damage.
  • Spell nature lightningshield.png  Electrified Scales — The caster infuses their scales with static electricity. Any enemy that lands an attack on the caster suffers Nature damage.
  • Spell nature corrosivebreath.png  Venomous Spit — The caster spits venom at the target, poisoning them for Nature damage every 3 sec for 9 sec.


Temple Incursion
Main article: Risky Rescue#Notes


  • The guard version stationed at the terrace is attackable.

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