Violet Hold Bosses Guide

Violet Hold Entrance Location
This dungeon is found in Dalaran City itself, on the Southeastern side of the city.

Overview of Bosses in Violet Hold
Here we will give you a full rundown of what you can expect from each of the bosses found here on both Normal and Heroic difficulties. After wave 6 and wave 12 you will get a random one of the following bosses below. After wave 18 you will always get Cyanigosa.


Quickly deal with the 2 adds that accompany Erekem.
Make sure to interrupt the heals and remove any buffs Erekem gives himself.

Normal mode loot
Trousers of the Arakkoa Icon Trousers of the Arakkoa
Screeching Cape Icon Screeching Cape

Heroic mode loot
Cloak of the Gushing Wound Icon Cloak of the Gushing Wound
Sabatons of Erekem Icon Sabatons of Erekem
Stormstrike Mace Icon Stormstrike Mace


Deals high arcane damage to all enemies.
Be sure to be constantly moving away from the summoned Ethereal Spheres.

Normal mode loot
Xevozz's Belt Icon Xevozz's Belt
Riot Shield Icon Riot Shield

Heroic mode loot
Girdle of the Ethereal Icon Girdle of the Ethereal
Footwraps of Teleportation Icon Footwraps of Teleportation
Necklace of Arcane Spheres Icon Necklace of Arcane Spheres

Zuramat the Obliterator

Quickly deal with any void adds spawned during the fight.
Keep the party healed full whenever possible as there is high AoE damage on this fight.

Normal mode loot
Void Sentry Legplates Icon Void Sentry Legplates
Pendant of Shadow Beams Icon Pendant of Shadow Beams

Heroic mode loot
Shroud of Darkness Icon Shroud of Darkness
The Obliterator Greaves Icon The Obliterator Greaves
Zuramat's Necklace Icon Zuramat's Necklace


This boss deals high damage over time; keep the targets of his debuffs healed full.

Normal mode loot
Shoulderplates of the Beholder Icon Shoulderplates of the Beholder
Band of Eyes Icon Band of Eyes

Heroic mode loot
Moragg's Chestguard Icon Moragg's Chestguard
Solitaire of Reflecting Beams Icon Solitaire of Reflecting Beams
Saliva Corroded Pike Icon Saliva Corroded Pike


Avoid being in front of the boss if possible to avoid the Flame Breath.
Lavanthor will throw Lava Burn at a random enemy, leaving Lava Burn fire patches at the same location, dealing high Fire damage-over-time.

Normal mode loot
Lava Burn Gloves Icon Lava Burn Gloves
Prison Warden's Shotgun Icon Prison Warden's Shotgun

Heroic mode loot
Twin-Headed Boots Icon Twin-Headed Boots
Lavanthor's Talisman Icon Lavanthor's Talisman
The Key Icon The Key


Ichoron starts off with Protective Bubble. Attack the boss 35 times to remove the bubble. Ichoron will then burst into 10 Ichor Globules which slowly move back to the boss's body. Quickly kill these before they reach Ichoron. Stay spread out to avoid the knockback and continue to repeat the cycle of breaking the Protective Bubble and killing the Ichor Globules.

Normal mode loot
Spaulders of Ichoron Icon Spaulders of Ichoron
Handguards of Rapid Pursuit Icon Handguards of Rapid Pursuit

Heroic mode loot
Water-Drenched Robe Icon Water-Drenched Robe
Gauntlets of the Water Revenant Icon Gauntlets of the Water Revenant
Globule Signet Icon Globule Signet


Cyanigosa is a standard dragon fight, having a frontal attack in Uncontrollable Energy and rear attack with Tail Sweep. Be sure to attack her from the sides if you are not the tank. Periodically Cyanigosa will pull in all enemies with Arcane Vacuum and spawn Blizzard on a random player. Quickly spread back out and avoid the Blizzard.

Normal mode loot
Plate Claws of the Dragon Icon Plate Claws of the Dragon
Boots of the Portal Guardian Icon Boots of the Portal Guardian
Jailer's Baton Icon Jailer's Baton

Heroic mode loot
Spaulders of the Violet Hold Icon Spaulders of the Violet Hold
Gauntlets of Capture Icon Gauntlets of Capture
Cyanigosa's Leggings Icon Cyanigosa's Leggings
Mark of the War Prisoner Icon Mark of the War Prisoner
Azure Cloth Bindings Icon Azure Cloth Bindings
Handgrips of the Savage Emissary Icon Handgrips of the Savage Emissary
Bolstered Legplates Icon Bolstered Legplates
Staff of Trickery Icon Staff of Trickery
Design: Thick Autumn's Glow Icon Design: Thick Autumn's Glow

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Violet Hold Bosses Guide
Author : Abide
Source : Icy-Veins

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