Image of Volchan
Gender Male
Race Molten Giant (Giant)
Level 15-30 Rare Elite
Resource Mana
Reaction Alliance Horde
Location Burning Steppes

His model prior to 4.2.

Volchan is a rare molten giant found in the western region of the Burning Steppes, patrolling the lava beneath the bridge going into Blackrock Mountain.

He used to patrol the perimeter of Dreadmaul Rock along Terror Wing Path, the Ruins of Thaurissan and Morgan's Vigil.


  • Spell fire sealoffire.png  Fire Nova — Inflicts Fire damage to nearby enemies.
  • Spell fire fire.png  Flamecrack — Inflicts 17 Fire damage to all enemies in a 20 yard area, knocking them back.

Notable drops


  • His name is probably a reference to Vulcan, the Roman god of fire and metalworking.

Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.3.5 (2018-01-16): Level scales to 60. Previous level: 50.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.2.0 (2011-06-28): Model updated.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.6 (2011-02-08): Re-added. Moved from around Dreadmaul Rock to the lava surrounding Blackrock Mountain. Level changed from 60 to 50.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Removed.

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