The Violet Eye is a secret sect founded by the Kirin Tor of Dalaran to spy on the Guardian of Tirisfal, Medivh, in his tower of Karazhan. Though Medivh is believed to be dead, the Violet Eye remains in Karazhan, defending against the evil that appears to have taken hold in the absence of its master.
|Main leader||Archmage Cedric|
|Base of operations||
Outside of Karazhan,|
The Violet Eye was present before the release of the Burning Crusade, however they did not offer any quests.
- Archmage Cedric, leader of the Violet Eye (outside Dalaran Crater)
- Archmage Alturus, high ranking member (outside Karazhan)
- Archmage Leryda, member (outside Karazhan)
- Mage Darius †, active member as a ghost (outside Karazhan)
- Apprentice Tasserel, member (inside World's End Tavern, Shattrath City's Lower City)
- Keanna † (died within Karazhan)
- Kamsis † (spirit inside Karazhan)
- Gradav † (spirit inside Karazhan)
- Wravien † (spirit inside Karazhan)
- Khadgar, strongly associated (member of Sons of Lothar but gives VE rep. in Terrace of Light, Shattrath City)
- Koren, the blacksmith was under the pay of the Violet Eye but was not a member himself.
- Violet Illusionist
|Non Elite Mobs|
Reputation is also gained from the quest line for , as well as the quest line which takes place inside the instance.
There is a large and complex chain that has the player visit several dungeons of Outland in order for them to obtain the Master's Key, which allows for entrance to Karazhan and beyond.
10275 reputation total
- (5 reputation)
- (250 reputation)
- (250 reputation)
- (250 reputation, requires honored reputation to start)
Each ring set is received as quest rewards. The quests all follow the same pattern, with the only distinction being the first quest's title.
Darius is the traditional faction quartermaster.
Inside Karazhan, Koren the blacksmith offers a few recipes to players who are honored with the Violet Eye.
5 18 37
5 22 20
5 61 71
5 26 8
4 54 32
6 11 8
6 15 58
6 50 32
It is unknown whether Medivh's apprentice Khadgar was a member of the Violet Eye, or whether he knew of their activities at the time (though he does seem to be aware of them now).