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WoW Season of Discovery Runes a Comprehensive Guide

WoW Season of Discovery Runes: A Comprehensive Guide

Welcome to the enchanting world of World of Warcraft’s latest update, the Season of Discovery! One of the most exciting features of this update is the introduction of Rune Engravings. These powerful tools offer players a unique way to customize and enhance their gameplay experience. In this guide, we’ll delve deep into the world of Runes, explaining how they transform your character’s abilities, and how you can maximize their potential.

Understanding the Rune System

Runes, or Rune Engravings, are a groundbreaking addition in the Season of Discovery. Starting from level 25, players can use these Runes to significantly modify their class abilities, offering a fresh perspective on their gameplay. Unlike the traditional talent system, the Rune System operates independently, allowing for an additional layer of character customization.

Acquiring and Unlocking Runes

Gaining access to Runes is a thrilling journey in itself. While the Rune Engraving feature becomes available as soon as you create a character, the actual insertion of Runes starts at level 25. You can acquire these mystical items through various means, including completing specific quests, exploring hidden dungeon corners, and solving intriguing clues scattered around the world. Each method offers a unique adventure, making the process of obtaining Runes as exciting as using them.

All Season of Discovery Runes

Acquiring and Unlocking Runes

FLAGELLATION RUNE - CHEST

Gain a 25% bonus to Physical damage done for 12 sec after activating Bloodrage or Berserker Rage

How to get Flagellation Rune?

Both Factions:

  • Head to Raven Hill in western Duskwood. Go into the northeastern crypt, head down, and take a left into the first big room. Close to the entrance there will be an object that you can interact with that will contain a  Decrepit Phylactery.
  • Exit the crypt, and instead head to the crypt in western Raven Hill. Go down and take a right into the room that has a stone throne.
  • In the room you will find Slumbering Bones that you can use the Phylactery on. This will summon Awakened Lich, a level 25 elite that casts Banish. This elite drops  Rune of Flagellation.

Be careful: Mor’Ladim, a level 35 Elite, patrols through this area!

Each time you deal Bleed damage, you gain 3 Rage.

How to get Blood Frenzy Rune?

Drops off the Wandering Swordsman mob, found in several locations. He wanders around, so you will have to search for him a bit. Challenge him to start the process.

  • Alliance: Dun Morogh, Elwynn Forest, Teldrassi
  • Horde: Durotar, Mulgore, Tirisfal Glades

A ferocious strike that deals 100% weapon damage, but can only be used while Enrage, Berserker Rage, or Bloodrage is active.

How to get Raging Blow rune?

Both Factions: For this Rune, talk to a gnome NPC named Alonso in Ashenvale near the Stonetalon entrance, /way 42 70. He will ask you to bring three Dragonslayer items:

Your Charge, Intercept, and Intervene abilities are now usable while in combat and in any stance, and will all remove movement impairing effects when activated..

How to get Warbringer rune?

Both Factions:

Thunder Clap now increases the time between attacks by an additional 6%, can be used in any stance, and deals 50% increased threat.

How to get Furious Thunder  rune?

Alliance:

Horde:

Enrages you and grants you a 20% melee damage bonus for 12 sec or up to a maximum of 12 swings after you exceed 80 Rage.

How to get Consumed By Rage rune?

Both Factions:

  • Dropped by elite owl Carrodin at Thelgen Rock in the Wetlands. Located all the way at the back of a cave at /way 47 64

While wielding 2-handed weapons, your attack speed is increased by 20%.

How to get Frenzied Assault rune?

  • Thunder Bluff: Speak to Netali Proudwind at the Spirit Rise. She’ll ask you to get rid of Mooart, located just behind you. Defeat him to earn the rune.
  • Tirisfal Glades: Speak to Penny Hawkins at the Brill inn. She’ll ask that you remove Blueheart from the basement – head downstairs and defeat him to earn the rune.
  • Orgrimmar: Speak to Zamja in The Drag. She’ll ask you to kill Gru’ark outside of the cooking hut to receive the rune.
  • Ironforge: Talk to the Innkeeper Bruuk Barleybeard, who will ask you to kill Bruart, located between the door and the staircase.
  • Stormwind: Speak to to the Innkeeper in The Park, who will ask you to remove the drunk from the entrance – ensure you get the final blow and return to the innkeeper.
  • Teldrassil: Speak to Innkeeper Keldamyr in Dolanaar, who will ask you to remove a drunk on the second floor. Defeat him to earn the rune.

Instantly attack the target causing (1 + Attack power * 45 / 100) damage and healing you for 10% of your maximum health.  Only useable within 20 sec after you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor.

How to get Victory Rush rune?

  • Durotar: Open the Hidden Cache, which requires a small jumping puzzle directly next to the spawn point inside the Valley of Trials.
  • Elwynn Forest: Open the Kobold Stashbox at the very back of the Echo Ridge Mine.
  • Dun Morogh: Dropped by Frostmane Trolls in Coldridge Valley, as part of the  The Lost Rune.
  • Teldrassil: Complete  Amidst the Shadowed Webs by slaying webwood spiders in Shadowthread Cave.
  • Mulgore: Open the Bristleback Loot Cache at 51,76 in the Brambleblade Ravine.
  • Tirisfal Glades: Open the Lost Stash in the back of a spider filled cave at 24,59.

You generate 25% more Rage from all damage you deal.

How to get Endless Rage rune?

  • Alliance (Westfall): Drops from Old Murk-Eye.
  • Alliance (Loch Modan): In Loch Modan, you can loot a  Battle Totem from the elite ogres at Mo’Grosh Stronghold. Use this item to challenge the Level 19 Elite Haren Swifthoof. Kill him to receive this Rune.
  • Alliance (Darkshore): Find Lady Sedorax in Darkshore, near Cliffspring River. She is surrounded by Twilight Cultists. Killing her will reward the Endless Rage Rune.
  • Horde (The Barrens): Find the  Horde Warbanner in the Crossroads and take it to Northwatch Hold. There will be an Alliance banner at the top of the hill. Replace it and a mob that has a Fear ability will be summoned. Defeat him for the Rune.
  • Horde (Silverpine Forest): Head to the Skittering Dark Cave and kill the Web Wrap inside. Lost Adventurer will be released and start fighting you. Once killed, he drops the Rune.

Sunder Armor also deals 60% weapon damage, increased by 6% per application of Sunder Armor already on the target.

How to get Devastate rune?

While dual-wielding, your Physical damage and movement speed are increased by 10%.

How to get Single-Minded Fury rune?


 Rune of Single-Minded Fury is purchasable when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

You can find our guides for each faction below.

A reckless instant melee attack with your two-handed weapon dealing (Attack power * 15 / 100) to (Attack power * 25 / 100) physical damage. This ability benefits from and triggers all effects associated with Heroic Strike.

How to get Quick Strike rune?

  • Human: Kill Defias to obtain  Gillsbane, which can then be used to kill murlocs to acquire a  Soul of the Sea. Interact with the Medusa statue at 25,68 to spawn a level 20 non-elite mob which will drop the rune.
  • Dwarf: Loot Troggs around 41,72 in Loch Modan to acquire a  Cracked Skull-Shaped Geode, then get hit by a Stonesplinter Skullthumper trogg’s stun.
  • Night Elf: In Darkshore, loot the  Gnarled Harpoon at around 47.8, 16.0. Use this item to weaken the level 20 Elite Paxnozz and kill it for this Rune.
  • Horde: Head to Ratchet and talk to Kilxx by the docks. Purchase a  Fishing Harpoon and head into the bay and find Bruuz circling around a boat at the bottom. Use the harpoon to lower the shark’s health and kill him to receive this Rune.
LAKE OF FIRE RUNE - CHEST

Rain of Fire also leaves a Lake of Fire on the ground that increases all Fire damage you deal and your Demon pet deals to affected enemies by 40% for 15 sec.

How to get Lake of Fire rune?

Both Factions:

Your Drain Life is no longer channeled, lasts 15 sec with a 15 sec cooldown, costs 100% more mana, and heals you for 50% more each time it deals damage.

How to get Master Channeler rune?

Increases the amount drained by your Drain Life and Drain Soul spells by an additional 6% for each of your Warlock Shadow effects afflicting the target, up to a maximum of 18% additional effect.

How to get Soul Siphon rune?

 

Increases the melee and spell critical strike chance of you and your pet by 10%.

How to get Demonic Tactics rune?

Drain Life, Drain Soul, Shadowbolt, Shadow Cleave, Searing Pain, Incinerate, and Haunt refresh the duration of your Corruption on the target back to its maximum duration.

How to get Everlasting Affliction rune?

 Rune of Everlasting Affliction is purchasable for 4.5 gold when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

You can find our guides for each faction below.

Burn your enemy for (222 / 100 *) to (258 / 100 *) damage and increase all Fire damage you deal by 25% for the next 15 sec.

How to get Incinerate rune?

Both Factions:

Surge with fel energy, increasing your pet’s and your own dodge chance by 30%, and your chance to critically strike with all attacks by 30%. Lasts 6 sec.

How to get Demonic Grace rune?

WARNING: Don’t lose the tag on the summoning mob or you’ll need to farm the materials again!

Your pet’s critical strikes apply the Demonic Pact effect to your party members for 45 sec. Demonic Pact increases spell damage and healing by 10% of your spell damage or (Level / 2), whichever is higher. Does not work on Subjugated demons.

How to get Demonic Pact rune?

Transform into a Demon, increasing Armor by 500%, reducing the chance you will be critically hit by 6%, increasing your threat by 50%, increasing mana gained from Life Tap by 100%, transforming the functionality of some of your abilities, and granting some new abilities:
Searing Pain: Now instant.
Shadow Bolt: Becomes Shadow Cleave, a Shadow melee attack that hits up to 3 nearby enemies, but has a 6 sec cooldown.
Fear: Replaced with Menace
Taunts the target to attack you, but has no effect if the target is already attacking you.
Demon Charge Charge an enemy and stun it for 1 sec. Cannot be used in combat.
Demonic Howl Forces all nearby enemies to focus attacks on you for 6 sec.

How to get Metamorphosis rune?

Both Factions:

Your Shadow Bolt now strikes up to 5 targets within a chain distance of 10 yards, but for 20% reduced damage.

How to get Shadow Bolt Volley rune?

Sends a bolt of chaotic fire at the enemy, dealing (* 522 / 100) to (* 662 / 100) Fire damage.  Chaos Bolt always hits, cannot be resisted, and its knowledge causes all your Fire spells to pierce through absorption effects. Chaos Bolt gains a high chance to be resisted when used against monsters 4 or more levels above your level..

How to get Chaos Bolt rune?

Warlocks need to thaw a frozen enemy using Fire spells in order to earn this Rune. The locations of the enemies are as follows:

  • Alliance:
    • Dun Morogh: Find Frozen Trogg at Gol’bolar Quarry (/way 69.6 58.2).

    • Elwynn Forest: Find Frozen Murloc at Stonecairn Lake (/way 77.0 51.8).

  • Horde:
    • Durotar: Find Frozen Makrura west of Razor Hill (/way 58.8, 45.6).

    • Tirisfal Glades: Find Frozen Murloc northwest of Brightwater Lake (/way 66.3, 40).

Unleash a ghostly soul on an enemy, dealing (* 251 / 100) to (* 295 / 100) damage, and increasing all Shadow damage over time you deal to that target by 20%. When the Haunt ends or is dispelled, you will be healed for all the damage it dealt to your target.

How to get Haunt rune?

This Rune can be obtained from a starting Warlock quest.

DUAL WIELD SPECIALIZATION RUNE - CHEST

Each time you Block, you regenerate mana equal to 8% of your maximum mana and you gain Armor equal to 30% of your shield’s armor value, stacking up to 5 times. You also always gain 10% increased chance to Block and 15% increased Block value.

How to get Shield Mastery rune?

These are random spawn totems on the ground; listen for the lightning cast sound to help you pinpoint the location.

  • Durotar: Players will find a  Galvanic Icon around Durotar. After interacting with them, kill 10 enemies with  Lightning Bolt to learn the rune.

  • Mulgore: Players will find a  Galvanic Icon in random locations around Mulgore, most commonly near the border with the Barrens. After interacting with them, kill 10 enemies with  Lightning Bolt to learn the rune.

Increases your chance to hit with both spells and melee attacks by 5% while dual wielding and your Stormstrike ability now hits with both weapons while dual wielding.

How to get Dual Wield Specialization rune?

All Races:

Gives your Lightning Bolt, Chain Lightning, Chain Heal, Healing Wave, and Lava Burst spells a 33% chance to cast a second, similar spell on the same target at no additional cost that causes half damage or healing and no threat.

(Proc chance: 33%)

How to get Overload rune?

Selects the area 15 yards around target player, and heals all of target player’s party members within that area for (* 15 / 100) every second.

How to get Healing Rain rune?

All Races:

 Rune of Healing Rain is purchasable for 4.5 gold when you reach Honored with the new Supply Faction, Durotar Supply and Logistics.

You can find our guides for each faction below.

For the next 10 sec, 25% of your damage is converted to healing on up to 3 nearby party members, and 100% of your healing is converted to damage on your most recent Flame Shock target.
 

How to get Ancestral Guidance rune?

This requires at least 2 people as one person will need to click a portal while the other channels. This can be accomplished in a group, though another Shaman is the safest bet.

  • Durotar: There is a tree in Kolkar Crag (canyon inhabited by centaurs south of Valley of Trials) with an Adventurer’s Spirit located on the ground behind it, /way 48.0 79.6. Channel this corpse and you will unlock the rune.

  • Mulgore: Find an Adventurer’s Spirit in Mulgore on an overlook at /way 60.4 33.6; you have to go through the Venture Co. Mine to reach it. Talk to the corpse to start a ritual and then click the portal.
Protects the target with an earthen shield, reducing casting or channeling time lost when damaged by 30%  and causing attacks to heal the shielded target for 100.  This effect can only occur once every few seconds.  3 charges.  Lasts 10 min.  Earth Shield can only be placed on one target at a time and only one Elemental Shield can be active on a target at a time.
(3.5s cooldown)
 

How to get Earth Shield rune?

This rune is a several-step process, beginning with defeating the first boss of the new Blackfathom Deeps Raid.

All Races:

While Rockbiter Weapon is active on your main hand weapon, you deal 50% increased threat, gain 30% increased health, take 10% reduced damage, gain 6% reduced chance to be critically hit by melee attacks, and Earth Shock taunts targets to attack you and has a separate cooldown from other Shock spells but has its range reduced to melee range.
 

How to get Way of Earth rune?

Reduces all damage you take by 20% and you regenerate mana every second for 15 sec. Mana regenerated per second is equal to 15% of your Attack Power, 10% of your spell power, or 6% of your healing power, whichever value is greatest. Your party and raid members within 40 yards will also receive 10% of the mana you receive this way.
 

How to get Shamanistic Rage rune?

All Races:

  • Stonetalon Mountains: South of the Charred Vale, near the entrance to Desolace, there is an Elite enemy called Primordial Anomaly. This Elemental will shift among fire, frost, and earth, and you will need to use the mob’s elemental weaknesses to kill it.
The caster is surrounded by 3 globes of water, granting 1% of your maximum mana per 5 sec.  When a spell, melee or ranged attack hits the caster, 4% of maximum mana is restored to the caster. This expends one water globe.  Only one globe will activate every few seconds.  Lasts 10 min.  Only one Elemental Shield can be active on the Shaman at any one time.
(3.5s cooldown)
 

How to get Water Shield rune?

  • The Barrens: Can be found by looting Kolkars’ Booty chests using  Kolkar Booty Key looted from Kolkar centaurs. Once acquired, players will need to hit 10 non-player enemies with 3 different elements (Nature, Frost, Fire) to receive this Rune.

  • Silverpine Forest: Can be looted from Grimson the Pale within the Deep Elem Mine in Silverpine Forest. Once acquired, players will need to hit 10 non-player enemies with 3 different elements (Nature, Frost, Fire) to receive this Rune.
You hurl molten lava at the target, dealing (469 / 100 *) to (605 / 100 *) Fire damage. If your Flame Shock is on the target, Lava Burst will deal a critical strike.
 

How to get Lava Burst rune?

All Races:

You charge your off-hand weapon with lava, instantly dealing 100% off-hand Weapon damage. Damage is increased by 20% if your off-hand weapon is enchanted with Flametongue.
 

How to get Lava Lash rune?

All Races:

Blast up to 4 enemies in a cone in front of you for (* 72 / 100 + 5 / 100 * Attack power) to (* 108 / 100 + 5 / 100 * Attack power) Fire damage. This ability generates a high amount of threat. Flame Shock periodic damage has a 10% chance to reset the cooldown on Molten Blast.
 

How to get Molten Blast rune?

  • Durotar: East of Razor Hill is a Frozen Makrura trapped in ice inside a small hut, /way 58.8 45.4. Use Fire spells to stack a Fire Damage debuff five times, then  Sulfurous Icon can be looted. After equipping  Sulfurous Icon you need to defeat 10 enemies with Earth Shock, after which you can use the Relic from your equipped items and learn the rune.

  • Mulgore: At the Bael’Dun Digsite southwest of Thunder Bluff, you can find a chest, Artifact Storage at /way 31.6 49.5. To open it you will need to loot  Artifact Storage Key from nearby Dwarves. Inside you will find  Sulfurous Icon. After equipping  Sulfurous Icon you need to defeat 10 enemies with Earth Shock, after which you can use the Relic from your equipped items and learn the rune.
DEADLY BREW RUNE - CHEST

Grants several improvements to your poisons:
When you inflict any other poison on a target, you also inflict Deadly Poison.
If your weapon does not have a poison applied, it has a chance to trigger Instant Poison as if Instant Poison were applied.
Deadly Poison and Instant Poison now gain increased damage from your Attack Power.

How to get Deadly Brew rune?

Both Factions:

  • Once you reach Level 20, you will receive a letter in the mail titled “An Offer” from C. You’ll then need to go to Pyrewood Village in Silverpine Forest.
  • Just outside the ramp leading to Shadowfang Keep you will find a hut. Inside there is a chest, looting it will give you the quest  The Horn of Xelthos.
  • This quest will send you to find Veenix in Stonetalon Mountains. He will ask you for  Venture Co. Work Order, which can be pick pocketed or looted from Venture Co. Operator. When you return the  Venture Co. Work Order to the goblin, he will you the  Breaching Charge.
  • Now it’s time to head back to Shadowfang Keep and enter the dungeon alone (The Rare Elites Gemela and Gefell only spawn if you enter alone). With  Breaching Charge you can open the gate straight ahead when you enter the dungeon, giving you access to the entire Keep without having to kill the first boss.
  • You will need to stealth around the dungeon and pick pocket the two rare elites mentioned for  Sister’s Half-Key and  Brother’s Half-Key Distract can be very helpful, as there are some spots where the mobs are tightly packed together.
  • Gemela is located in the Ball Room, just after the Kitchen. Gefell is found if you go up the stairs past the Ball Room and head to the corridor on the right.
  • With both halves in hand, find a safe spot and combine them into  Twin Key (this puts you out of stealth). Head back to the Stables found in the Courtyard close to the entrance, and use the key on the chest found there. Inside you will find the  Horn of Xelthos!
  • Head back outside to the hut with the chest, and turn in  The Horn of Xelthos.
  • Once you enter a major city you will get another mail, which will then allow you to go back to that same hut with the chest to receive your reward:  Rune of Deadly Brew.

You take 20% reduced Physical damage while Blade Dance is active. Additionally, you have 6% reduced chance to be critically hit by melee attacks, the threat generated by all your actions is massively increased, and your Feint ability is replaced with Tease, which Taunts the target to attack you.

How to get Just a Flesh Wound rune?

 Rune of Teasing is purchasable for 4 50 when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

Draw your ranged weapon and fire a quick shot at an enemy, causing normal ranged weapon damage and reducing the target’s movement speed by 50% for 6 sec. Awards 1 combo point.

Quick Draw benefits from all talents and effects that trigger from or modify Sinister Strike.

How to get Quick Draw rune?

These all involve pickpocketing or looting four map fragments (Top Left, Top Right, Bottom Left, and Bottom Right) to create a whole map. Each requires looting and/or pickpocketing from a different group of mobs. Combine and use the map to reveal the treasure. You cannot mix fragments from different zones to create a map. Chests despawn when looted so you may need to wait briefly for respawn.

  •  Dun Morogh Treasure Map – Troggs, Leper Gnomes, Trolls, & Dark Iron Spies. Treasure is under a bridge between Kharanos and Ironforge at /way 46,96, 43.73

  •  Elwynn Treasure Map – Kobolds, Gnolls, Defias Bandits, and Murlocs. Treasure is near a stump near Ridgepoint Tower at /way 80.30 79.42.

  •  Teldrassil Treasure Map – Bloodfeathers, Viscious Grells and Rascal Sprites, Timberlings, and Gnarlpines. Treasure in the hollow stump behind the building in Rut’theran Village, /way 55.33 90.84.

  •  Durotar Treasure Map – Sailors in Tirisgarde Keep, Burning Blade Cultists in Thunder Ridge, Quilboar near Razor Hill, and Trolls in Echo Isles. Treasure in the southernmost part of the Echo Isles.

  •  Tirisfal Treasure Map – Rot Hide Gnolls North of Brill, Murlocs on the Northern coast, Scarlet humans to the West, and Human Farmers to the West. Treasure is under the bridge in Tirisfal Glades, /way 52.9 54.0.

Reduces the Energy cost of your Backstab and Ambush abilities by 20.
Engrave Gloves – Mutilate
Does not apply to Mutilate
Does not apply to abilities learned from other runes.

How to get Slaughter from the Shadows rune?

Alliance:

  • Dun Morogh: There is a chest atop the Kharanos Inn – go around the left side of the building (facing it) and go up the mountain to get there.

  • Elwynn Forest: Just north of Goldshrine Inn there is a house, /way 46.0, 62.2. Use the crates to climb on the roof where you will find a chest containing the rune.

  • Teldrassil: Found inside random Gnarlpine Caches inside the Barrow Den.

Horde:

  • Durotar: Found inside a chest at Drygulch Ravine, /way 53.8 27.1

  • Tirisfal Glades: Found inside a Relic Coffer in Agamand Crypts, /way 52.5 25.8 Agamand Relic Coffer Key can be looted from nearby mobs.

Ranged Finishing move that causes damage per combo point, increased by Attack Power, and Stuns the target

How to get Between the Eyes rune?

Alliance:

  • Ironforge: Loot the Rune from the Dusty Chest, which is located right outside of the Rogue trainer area in the Forlorn Cavern, to the right of the stairs in an alcove, /way 51.9 12.8. Upon looting the chest, two Level 10 Cut-throat Mugger will spawn. Defeat them to receive the rune.

  • Stormwind: Found in the Dwarven District in Stormwind. Go to the end of the alley and into the house. Upstairs next to the bed there is a Dusty Chest at /way 61.9 29.3; open it and 2 level 10 Cut-throat Mugger will spawn. Defeat them to receive the rune.

  • Teldrassil: Acquire the  Gnarlpine Stash Key from killing or pickpocketing any Gnarlpine enemies in Teldrassil. Then use the key to open Gnarlpine Stash at around /way 37.9, 82.5.

Horde:

  • Orgrimmar: Found in The Drag around /way 56 45, next to the house of Zilzibin Drumlore.

  • Tirisfal Glades: Found in a Shipwreck Cache underwater in Tirisfal Glades near /way 65.9, 25.6. Pickpocket the key from any Murloc in the area.

Finishing move that increases your Parry chance.  Lasts longer and grants more Parry chance per combo point:

How to get Blade Dance rune?

Alliance:

  • Darkshore: Kill Naga at Cliffspring River Cave in Darkshore until they drop a key. At the end of the cave, there will be a ledge with the three mob pack and a chest that contains the Rune.

  • Loch Modan: Pickpocket Dark Iron Dwarves in Loch Modan until you receive a  Dark Iron Lockbox, which Requires Lockpicking Level 1. Pick the lock to receive the rune.

  • Westfall: Pickpocket Defias in Westfall until you receive  Discreet Envelope. Inside the envelope should be a  Message from Emily and an  Equipment Stash Key. The note will show your next destination and the key will unlock the Equipment Stash at this location. The Rune will be found within this chest outside the back entrance of the Deadmines area, /way 40.81 80.23. You do not have to go into the Deadmines instance.

Horde:

  • Barrens: Pickpocket Southsea pirates south of Ratchet to loot  Buccaneer’s Matchbox. Then up on the hill is a wooden camp area. There is a gunpowder bucket at /way 61.78, 45.80. Click it to blow it up, and then you can open a chest and receive the rune.

Finishing move that deals instant poison damage based on your Deadly Poison doses on the target.  Following the Envenom attack you have a 75% increased frequency of applying Instant Poison for 1 sec plus an additional 1 sec per combo point. One dose is activated per combo point

How to get Envenom rune?

Both Factions:

  • At Durnholde Keep in Hillsbrad Foothills, behind the building with Tog’thar there is a vendor. Purchase  Hot Tip for 75.
  • Open  Hot Tip to receive  Safe Combination.
  • Follow the river North until you enter Western Plaguelands. You’ll see a waterfall just before the lake with a Rusty Safe at the bottom that contains this Rune, /way 59.4 84.6.

Instantly attacks with both weapons for 100% weapon damage plus additional (100 / 100 *) with each weapon.  Damage is increased by 20% against Poisoned targets.  Awards 2 combo points.

How to get Mutilate rune?

Alliance:

  • Dun Morogh: Kill Dark Iron Dwarves just south of Helm’s Bed Lake in Dun Morogh until you receive  Blackrat’s NoteBlackrat can be found stealthed at Misty Pine Refuge at a boat near the frozen lake, /way 57.2 45.4.

  • Elwynn Forest: Pickpocket Garrick Padfoot, then deliver the note to Cutty, who is stealthed on the south side of the wall, just up the river from Crystal Lake, just south of Northshire, /way 50 52. This leads to a quest

  • Teldrassil: Drops off of Lord Melenas in the cave north of Dolanaar.

Horde:

  • Durotar: Find stealthed troll Ba’so, /way 51,58. Pickpocket the Burning Blade thugs above Razor Hill at around /way 55 36, and you will get a note. Return to Ba’so and turn it in.

  • Tirisfal Glades: Pickpocket Captain Perrine at /way 51.8 67.4, then take his signet ring to the Brill town hall to create a forged document. Take this document to Jamie Nore to receive the rune.

Teleport behind your target and strike, causing 150% weapon damage to the target.  Must be stealthed.  Awards 1 combo point.

How to get Shadowstrike rune?

All are picked up at level 2 from the starter area’s Rogue Trainer. You don’t need to complete the quest to get the rune, but it rewards a handy pair of Gloves you can use to engrave the Rune. The quest is primarily a breadcrumb to lead you to the rune’s location.

Alliance:

  • Dun Morogh –  Thrice Stolen/ Thrice Stolen tells you that the rune was stolen by the Frostmane. It’s in the Coldridge Valley caves near Grik’nir the Cold, on a side ledge around /way 30 80.

  • Elwynn Forest –  Thrice Stolen directs you to find a rune stolen by the Defias. It’s in a chest near some outhouses at /way 52.5 51.9.

  • Teldrassil –  Second-Story Work sends you to find a rune in a hidden compartment inside an owl idol. Roof of main building in starting area at /way 59.70, 42.58, next to an owl figurine. Jump down from the walkway around the tree; it’s on the edge of the roof.

Horde:

  • Durotar –  Atop the Cliffs requires you to open a chest from the nearby cliffs. It is directly adjacent to the spawning point inside Valley of Trials.

  • Tirisfal Glades –  The Scarlet Rune asks you to kill or or pickpocket Scarlet Convert in eastern Deathknell until you get the rune.

Viciously slash an enemy for 130% weapon damage, and cause the target to bleed for (Attack power * 5 / 100) damage every 2 sec for 12 sec, stacking up to 3 times.  Awards 1 combo point.

Saber Slash benefits from all talents and effects that trigger from or modify Sinister Strike.

How to get Saber Slash rune?

Alliance:

  • Darkshore: Located in a small pocket of interactable dirt between the tree roots of the Auberdine Lighthouse, /way 32 37.

  • Loch Modan: Located inside a Stonemason’s Toolbox on a platform behind quest givers at the Stonewrought Dam, /way 46.4 12.7

  • Westfall: On the hill behind the Sentinel Hill Inn, there is an Defias Scout Scout with an  Escape Plan buff, which will cause them to flee if they sense danger. Use  Stealth to avoid detection and Pickpocket Defias Scout.

Horde:

  • Barrens: Head to Northwatch Hold. As you pass the main gate look to your left, you’ll see a stable with a chest on the roof. Go up and around to the right and jump down onto the wall behind the stable. Once there you can jump to the roof and loot the chest for the rune. You need lockpicking (80) to open this chest.

  • Silverpine Forest: Go to the entrance of Shadowfang Keep and use Sprint to jump to the Rusty Chest on a small platform at /way 45.3, 67.3. A movement speed bonus like  Sprint is required to make the jump.

Instantly attack with your off-hand weapon with a 100% chance to apply the poison from your off-hand weapon to the target. Slower weapons require more energy. Awards 1 combo point.

How to get Shiv rune?

Both Factions:

  • Pickpocket Defias Night Runner in Duskwood until you loot  Engraved Gold Ring. There are some just south of Raven Hill Cemetery. Equip the ring.
  • Find the statue in the middle of the Raven Hill Cemetery at /way 19.9 45.5, and /kneel in front of it.

Instantly strike with your off-hand weapon for normal off-hand weapon damage and increase your chance to parry by 10% for 10 sec.  Awards 1 combo point.

Main Gauche benefits from all talents and effects that trigger from or modify Sinister Strike.

How to get Main Gauche rune?

Both Factions:

VOID PLAGUE RUNE - CHEST

Afflicts the target with a disease that causes (* 39 / 100 * 6) Shadow damage over 18 sec.

How to get Void Plague rune?

Healing with Flash Heal reduces the cast time of your next Lesser Heal, Heal, Greater Heal, or Prayer of Healing by 20% for 20 sec, stacking up to 3 times.

How to get Serendipity rune?

Lesser Heal, Heal, Greater Heal, and Flash Heal reduce the remaining duration of Weakened Soul on targets they heal by 4 sec. In addition, targets of your Power Word: Shield will gain Rage from taking damage despite the damage being absorbed, and Righteous Fury will trigger from damage absorbed by your Power Word: Shield as if it were a heal.

How to get Strength of Soul rune?

Both Factions:

Mind Flay and Mind Blast deal 20% increased damage to targets afflicted with your Shadow Word: Pain.

How to get Twisted Faith rune?

  • Alliance:
    • Loch Modan: Inside the Silverstream Mine, kill Kobolds until you receive an  Offering Coin as a drop. Taking the first left inside the cave, you should see a well – throw the coin in to receive the Rune.

    • Westfall: Drops from the Undying Laborer found in the Gold Coast Quarry. Use Holy Damage to kill it.

    • Darkshore: Obtain  Shatterspear Offering from Naga mobs, then drop into the pit of the Ruins of Mathystra and use the offering on a statue underwater (/way 59.2 22.6).

  • Horde:
    • The Barrens: Obtain  Helping Hand from Razormane mobs. You need to use  Resurrection (Rank 1 specifically) on someone for the hand to open it and loot the Rune from it.

    • Silverpine Forest: Drops from Wailing Spirit at (/way 60, 74).

Summons a holy barrier to protect all party members at the target location for 10 sec, reducing all damage taken by 25% and preventing damage from delaying spellcasting.

How to get Power Word: Barrier rune?

Any Faction:

Your Shadow Word: Pain now also afflicts up to 2 additional nearby targets within 15 yards.

How to get Shared Pain rune?

Break off splinters of your soul to animate 3 miniature copies of yourself that attempt to attack your current target with a mace, sword, and axe, reducing the attack speed, attack power, and armor respectively of any target they hit.

How to get Homunculi rune?

To learn this Rune, you need to have two different Meditation buffs active at once.

Places a spell on the target that heals them for (* 93 / 100) the next time they take damage or receive healing.  When the heal occurs, Prayer of Mending jumps to a party or raid member within 20 yards.  Jumps up to 5 times and lasts 30 sec after each jump.  This spell can only be placed on one target at a time.

How to get Prayer of Mending rune?

After finding Adventurer’s Remains or Adventurer’s Spirit in one of the locations listed below, you will have to team up with another healer of any class to start the ritual. This will summon a mob, which will drop a rune for every player involved when defeated. However, the mob will despawn for some time after somebody finishes it, meaning it’s harder to complete in popular zones.

  • Alliance:
    • Dun Morogh: Located in the Grizzled Den at (/way 43.0, 49.6).

    • Elwynn Forest: Located to the east of a hill in southern Elwynn Forest (/way 52, 84.5).

    • Teldrassil: Located near Oracle Glade at (/way 33.6, 35.6).

  • Horde:
    • Durotar: Located south of the Valley of Trials (/way 48.0, 79.6).

    • Mulgore: Located in the Venture Co. Cave (/way 60.4 33.6).

Launches a volley of holy light at the target, causing (* 128 / 100) Holy damage to an enemy, or (* 106 / 100) healing to an ally, instantly and every 1 sec for 2 sec.

How to get Penance rune?

This Rune is learned during the course of various starting quests for Priests.

Causes an explosion of shadow magic around the enemy target, causing (70 / 100 *) to (78 / 100 *) Shadow damage every 1 sec for 5 sec to all enemies within 10 yards around the target.

How to get Mind Sear rune?

 Tenebrous Epiphany is purchasable for 4.5 gold when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

Heals all of target player’s party members within 40 yards of target player for (* 162 / 100) to (* 180 / 100).

How to get Circle of Healing rune?

Any Faction:

A word of dark binding that inflicts (* 261 / 100) to (* 305 / 100) Shadow damage to the target.  If the target is not killed by Shadow Word: Death, the caster takes damage equal to the damage inflicted upon the target.

How to get Shadow Word: Death rune?

  • Alliance:
    • Loch Modan: Kneel (/kneel) at the Heretic Idol in Mo’grosh Stronghold.(/way 71.8 27.6).

    • Westfall: Drops off Leprithus.

    • Darkshore: Interact with a glowing orb on a small island at (/way 30.5, 47.5).

  • Horde:
    • The Barrens: Find the Desert Mirage (around /way 54.8 35.6) and cast  Dispel on it.

    • Silverpine Forest: Loot a scroll on the table near Thule Ravenclaw at the top of the tower on Fenris Isle.
SEAL OF MARTYRDOM RUNE - CHEST

Fills you with holy spirit for 30 sec, causing each of your melee attacks to deal 30% weapon damage to your target, but you lose health equal to 10% of the damage inflicted. While this seal is active, your party and raid members within 40 yards each gain mana equal to 10% of damage you take from this seal.

Unleashing this Seal’s energy will judge an enemy, instantly causing 70% weapon damage at the cost of health equal to 10% of the damage inflicted.

How to get Seal of Martyrdom rune?

  • Talk to Brother Romulus in Stormwind Cathedral.
  • Take the western stairway down; follow it to the lowest level to find a note on a ledge, next to a candle, /way 33 24.7. This may take some time to respawn.
  • Go to an island at the river intersection between Elwynn Forest, Westfall, and Duskwood – coordinates in Duskwood, /way #1431 4.4 28.4. Find Ada Gelhardt on the island and fight her. She will surrender rather than die, but get the last hit for credit. Talk to Ada to receive the rune.

An instant weapon attack that causes 110% of weapon damage to up to 4 enemies within 8 yards.  The Divine Storm heals up to 3 party or raid members totaling 25% of the damage caused.

How to get Divine Storm rune?

The Paladin blows the Horn of Lordaeron, which increases total Strength and Agility of all party members within 30 yards by 6. Lasts 2 min. Exclusive with Blessing of Might.

How to get Horn of Lordaeron rune?

  • Loch Modan: Go to one of the lower rooms of the tavern in Thelsamar. There will be a Libram of Blessings on the table that gives a quest. Give Blessings to 5 different players to receive the Rune.

  • Westfall: Kill undead enemies in Westfall and loot Libram of Blessings, which gives a quest. Give Blessings to 5 different players to receive the Rune.
Increases your block value by 30% and damaging melee and ranged attacks against you have a 10% chance to increase your chance to block by 30%.  Lasts 10 sec or 5 blocks. Effect not cumulative with Redoubt.

(Proc chance: 10%)

How to get Aegis rune?

You will need to be at least level 8 to do this, as that is when you learn  Purify.

  • Dun Morogh: In front of the gates of Gnomeregan, west of Dun Morogh, you will find a Wounded Adventurer/way 25.6 43.0. Use the spell  Purify and talk to him.

  • Elwynn Forest: Use  Purify on the Wounded Adventurer at the end of Jasperload Mines, a new section with spiders, /way 62.0 47.6.
30% of all damage taken by party members within 30 yards is redirected to the Paladin for 10 sec. Damage which reduces the Paladin below 20% health will break the effect and grant the paladin 10% increased damage and healing done for 10 sec. Divine Sacrifice cannot be used while you are under the effects of Blessing of Protection, Divine Shield, or Divine Protection, and prevents you from being targeted by those abilities while it is active.
 

How to get Divine Sacrifice rune?

Both Races:

Your inspiring presence periodically dispels Fear and Sleep effects on nearby party members.
 

How to get Inspiration Exemplar rune?

  • Dun Morogh: West of Kharanos, inside the wendigo cave. There is an Adventurer’s Remains on the ground, /way 43.0 49.6. Right-click to summon a portal and have a second player right-click to summon an Adventurer’s Spirit. The mob will die, and you can both loot the rune and learn it.

  • Elwynn Forest: East of Jerod’s Landing, there is an Adventurer’s Remains on the ground, /way 52.4 84.6. Right-click to summon a portal and have a second player right-click to summon an Adventurer’s Spirit. The mob will die, and you can both loot the rune and learn it.
Hurls a holy shield at the enemy, dealing (366 */ 100 + 0.091 * Spell power + 0.091 * Attack power) to (448 */ 100 + 0.091 * Spell power + 0.091 * Attack power) Holy damage, Dazing them and then jumping to additional nearby enemies.  Affects 3 total targets.  Lasts 10 sec
 

How to get Avenger’s Shield rune?

  • Redridge Mountains: Kill Dro’zem the Blasphemous, a level 23 rare Elite spawn orc. He can spawn in several locations, so check the database entry. Most reliable location seems to be the cave in the northern part around /way 34.8 7.6.

Exorcism can now be cast on any target and has 100% increased critical strike chance against Undead and Demons.
 

How to get Exorcist rune?

Interrupts spellcasting and prevents any spell in that school from being cast for 2 sec.
 

How to get Rebuke rune?

  • Stormwind City: Speak to the Bartender Liv Bradford in the Park in Stormwind at /way 22.6 64.6, and use the dialogue option “How’s business?”. She will let you know business is poor due to a local drunk. Talk to the nearby drunk Stuart (level 10) – and defeat him for the rune.

Only the person who gets the final hit on the drunk will get credit, regardless of who tapped the target first. There is no group credit for this.

The target becomes a Beacon of Light to all members of your party or raid within a 40 yard radius.  Any heals you cast on party or raid members will also heal the Beacon for 100% of the amount healed.  Only one target can be the Beacon of Light at a time. Lasts 1 min.
 

How to get Beacon of Light rune?

 Rune of Beckoning Light is purchasable for 4.5 gold when you reach Honored with the new Supply Faction, Azeroth Commerce Authority.

An instant strike that causes 75% weapon damage and regenerates 2% of your maximum mana.
 

How to get Crusader Strike rune?

Requires level 4 for casting  Judgement.

  • Dun Morogh: Dwarf Paladins are given the  Relics of the Light quest from the Paladin trainer to recover a stolen  Libram of Judgement, which has a chance to drop from nearby Frostmane Trolls in Coldridge Valley. Equip the libram, then use  Judgement 10 times to gain the fully inspired buff. Activate the equipped Libram from your character sheet to then learn Crusader Strike.

  • Elwynn Forest: Human Paladins are given the  Relics of the Light quest from the Paladin trainer to recover a stolen  Libram of Judgement, which has a chance to drop from nearby Defias in Northshire. Equip the libram, then use  Judgement 10 times to gain the fully inspired buff. Activate the equipped Libram from your character sheet to then learn Crusader Strike.
Taunts the target to attack you, but has no effect if the target is already attacking you.

While you know this ability, the threat bonus from Righteous Fury is increased to 80% and Righteous Fury causes you to gain mana when healed by others equal to 25% of the amount healed. Additionally, while Righteous Fury is active, damage which takes you below 35% health is reduced by 20%. Righteous Fury will remain active until cancelled.
 

How to get Hand of Reckoning rune?

BURNOUT RUNE - CHEST

Increases your spell critical strike chance with all spells by 15%, but your non-periodic spell critical strikes now have an additional mana cost of 1% of your base mana.

How to get Burnout rune?

Alliance:

  • Dun Morogh: Drops off Frozen Trogg in middle of Gol’Bolar Quarry after attacking it with Fire spells, /way 69.4 58.3.

  • Elwynn Forest: Drops off Frozen Murloc east of Stone Cairn Lake after attacking it with Fire spells, /way 76.8 51.8

Horde:

  • Durotar: Drops off Frozen Makrura east of Razor Hill after attacking it with Fire spells, /way 58.6 45.6.

  • Teldrassil: Drop off Frozen Murloc on northwest shore of Brightwater Lake after attacking it with Fire spells, /way 66.4 40.0

Gives your Chill effects a 15% chance to grant you the Fingers of Frost effect, which treats your next 2 spells cast as if the target were Frozen.  Lasts 15 sec.

How to get Fingers of Frost rune?

Looted from the following mobs:

Alliance:

Horde:

Heals the target for (* 42 / 100 * 3) health over 3 sec and applies Temporal Beacon for 30 sec.

Temporal Beacon: Records the subject’s space-time position. 80% of all Arcane damage done by the caster will be converted to chronomantic healing on each of the caster’s current Temporal Beacon targets. This healing is reduced by 50% on self, and also reduced by 80% when damage is done by Arcane Explosion.

How to get Regeneration rune?

Alliance:

  • Loch Modan Found in a hut on the northern island in the Loch (South Hut on top island; look for a stack of books).

  • Westfall: Dropped from Defias Pillager.

Horde:

You deal 10% more damage while you have more than 70% mana. While below 30% mana 10% of your mana regeneration continues while casting.

How to get Enlightenment rune?

Alliance:

Horde:

Hastens your spellcasting, increasing spell casting speed by 20% and reduces the pushback suffered from damaging attacks while casting by 100%. Lasts 20 sec.

How to get Icy Veins rune?

Both Factions: You will need to collect a total of 10 Books across Azeroth, in any combination:

Alliance Books:

Horde Books:

Cross-faction Books:

Unleash all of your remaining mana in a surge of energy focused at the target dealing (* 226 / 100) to (* 264 / 100) Arcane damage, increased by up to 300% based on your mana remaining. Afterward, your normal mana regeneration is activated and increased by 300% for 8 sec.

How to get Arcane Surge rune?

Both Factions:

 Spell Notes: Arcane Surge is purchasable for 4.5 gold when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics Guide for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

Heals all of target player’s party members within 15 yards of target player for (* 42 / 100 * 3) health over 3 sec and applies Temporal Beacon to each target for 15 sec.

Temporal Beacon: Records the subject’s space-time position. 80% of all Arcane damage done by the caster will be converted to chronomantic healing on each of the caster’s current Temporal Beacon targets. This healing is reduced by 50% on self, and also reduced by 80% when damage is done by Arcane Explosion.

How to get Mass Regeneration rune?

Both Factions:

  • Head to Raven Hill in western Duskwood. Go into the northeastern crypt, head down and take a left into the first big room. Close to the entrance there will be an object that you can interact with that will contain a  Decrepit Phylactery.
  • Exit the crypt, and instead head to the crypt in western Raven Hill. Go down and take a right into the room that has a stone throne.
  • In the room you will find Slumbering Bones that you can use the Phylactery on. This will summon a level 25 Elite Awakened Lich that casts Banish. This elite drops  Spell Notes: Mass Regeneration.

Be careful of the level 35 elite Mor’Ladim that roams the area!

Summons a spellfire flame that moves toward the target, leaving a trail of spellfire. This trail deals (* 100 / 100) Spellfire damage every second to nearby enemies. Lasts 20 sec.

How to get Living Flame rune?

Kill the following mobs for drop:

Alliance:

Horde:

Your current target with your Temporal Beacon instantly heals all damage taken over the last 5 seconds. Ineffective on targets that did not have a Temporal Beacon 5 seconds ago.

How to get Rewind Time rune?

Both Factions:

The target becomes a Living Bomb, taking (* 85 / 100 * 4) Fire damage over 12 sec.  After 12 sec or when the spell is dispelled, the target explodes dealing (* 171 / 100) Fire damage to all enemies within 10 yards

How to get Living Bomb rune?

Both Factions:

Horde:

Blasts the target with energy, dealing (* 453 / 100) to (* 527 / 100) Arcane damage.  Each time you cast Arcane Blast, the damage and healing of all other Arcane spells is increased by 15% and mana cost of Arcane Blast is increased by 175%.  Effect stacks up to 4 times and lasts 6 sec or until any other Arcane damage or healing spell is cast.

How to get Arcane Blast rune?

Both Factions:

  • In Zoram Strand, Ashenvale, kill Wrathtail Naga until they drop  Naga Manuscript. The riddle of the book requires you to find three crystals along the Zoram Strand (coordinates below). Cast  Arcane Explosion on each crystal, starting with the South crystal and working your way north. Complete the casting successfully to receive the rune.

    /way 13.08, 24.88
    /way 14.08, 19.84
    /way 13.51, 15.79

Deals (* 55 / 100) to (* 65 / 100) Frost damage to an enemy target.  Causes triple damage against Frozen targets.

How to get Ice Lance rune?

Pick up quest from your class trainer in the starting zone at level 2.

Alliance:

Horde:

ASPECT OF THE LION RUNE - CHEST

The hunter takes on the aspects of a lion, increasing total stats by 10% for all nearby allies, and increasing total stats for the Hunter by an additional 10%.  Only one Aspect can be active at a time.

How to get Aspect of the Lion rune?

Both Factions:

  • Kill Carrodin at (/way 42.2, 64.1) in the Thelgen Rock Cave (filled with spiders) in the Wetlands (entrance at /way 53, 64)

Increases your critical strike chance by 5%, and reduces the Mana cost of all your Shot abilities by 25%.

How to get Master Marksman rune?

Hunters must find a Rustling Bush and use their  Hunter’s Mark on it. This will spawn a Poacher mob (Razormane PoacherFallenroot Poacher, or Venture Co. Poacher), which drops the rune when killed.

  • Alliance:
  • Horde:

You deal 15% increased damage with all attacks while you do not have an active pet.

How to get Lone Wolf rune?

Both Factions:

Your critical hits with Shot abilities cause your pet’s next 2 special attacks to critically hit.

How to get Cobra Strikes rune?

Both Factions:

  • Purchase  Freshwater Snapper Bait from Zixil, the wandering goblin vendor in Hillsbrad Foothills.
  • Use the bait on a small fishing boat at the lake, south east of Tarren Mill to spawn Koartul, which will drop the rune when killed.

Give the command to kill, increasing your pet’s damage done from special attacks by 60% for 30 sec.  Each special attack done by the pet reduces the damage bonus by 20%

How to get Kill Command rune?

Both Factions:

Your Shot abilities gain 10% increased critical strike chance while you have not moved for the last 6 sec.

How to get Sniper Training rune?

  • Alliance:
    • Darkshore: Head to the coast and look for dead turtles (around /way 47.8, 16.0). In the head of one, you’ll find a  Gnarled Harpoon. Head into the water and search for Paxnozz (around /way 48, 15). Use the harpoon to lower the Thresher’s health and kill it to receive this Rune.

    • Westfall: Drops from the Defias Scout.

    • Loch Modan: Drops from Kackle around (/way 54, 54).

  • Horde:
    • The Barrens: Talk to Kilxx by the docks in Ratchet. Purchase a  Fishing Harpoon, then head into the bay and find Bruuz circling around a boat underwater (/way 65, 40). Use the harpoon to lower the shark’s health and kill it to receive this Rune.

Targets hit by your Multi-Shot are also afflicted by your Serpent Sting for 6 sec.

How to get Serpent Spread rune?


 Rune of Serpent Spread is purchasable for 4 50 when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

You and your pet deal simultaneous instant 100% melee damage. Afterward, your Mongoose Bite and Raptor Strike deal 10% increased damage for 10 sec, stacking up to 3 times. Raptor Strike has a 20% chance to reset the cooldown on Flanking Strike.

How to get Flanking Strike rune?

Your pet’s damage and health are increased by 30%, and its Focus regeneration by 80%. In addition, your pet’s Growl now also Taunts the target to attack it for 3 sec.

How to get Beast Mastery rune?

  • Alliance:
    • Westfall: Loot  Goretusk Haunch from Goretusk mobs. Use this bait at a Coyote Dwelling near the coast (/way 32.8, 35.9) to spawn Silverspur, then kill it for the rune.

    • Darkshore: Kill Furbolgs in the camp (/way 38.66, 56.89) until one drops  Crab Treats. Find a Young Reef Crawler on the nearby beach and give it the  Crab Treats, which in turn will grant the Rune.

    • Loch Modan: Found in a Trophy Case next to Daryl the Youngling (/way 83.4 65.2).

  • Horde:
    • Silverpine Forest: Kill Ferocious Grizzled Bear until a Grizzled Protector spawns. Kill this Elite bear for the Rune.

    • The Barrens: Just North of Camp Taurajo (around /way 44.4 55.4), there is a Patrolling Cheetah that has a speed buff. In order to remove this buff, you must drop a trap on his path. Once the buff has been removed, you can kill the Patrolling Cheetah and loot the Rune.

You deal 85% weapon damage, refreshing the current Sting on your target and triggering an effect:
Serpent Sting – Instantly deals 40% of the damage done by your Serpent Sting.
Viper Sting – Instantly restores mana to you equal to 60% of the total amount drained by your Viper Sting.
Scorpid Sting – Attempts to Disarm the target for 10 sec. This effect cannot occur more than once per 1 minute.

How to get Chimera Shot rune?

This is the starting rune for Hunters. It drops from mobs during the corresponding quests listed below:

You fire an explosive charge into the enemy target, dealing (Ranged attack power * 0.039 + 28 / 100 *)-(Ranged attack power * 0.039 + 44 / 100 *) Fire damage to all enemies within 8 yards. The charge will deal damage again every second for an additional 2 sec. Cooldown shared with Arcane Shot.

How to get Explosive Shot rune?

  • Alliance:
    • Dun Morogh: Drops from Fyodi.

    • Teldrassil: Drops from Rageclaw at the bottom of Ban’ethil Barrow.

  • Horde:

A sweeping attack that strikes all enemies in front of you for 50% weapon damage.

How to get Carve rune?

LIVING SEED RUNE - CHEST

When you critically heal your target with any healing spell you plant a Living Seed on the target for 30% of the amount healed. The Living Seed will bloom when the target is next attacked. Lasts 15 sec.

How to get Living Seed rune?

Alliance:

Horde:

While you are in Cat Form, Bear Form, or Dire Bear Form, party members within 20 yards gain increased combat ferocity.  Each melee hit has a 20% chance of granting the attacker an extra attack with 20% additional Attack Power. No effect if the party member is already benefitting from Windfury Totem.

How to get Wild Strikes rune?

Both Factions:

Reduces the mana cost of Wrath by 100% and each time you deal damage with Wrath you have a 12% chance for your next cast of Healing Touch within 15 sec to be instant.

(Proc chance: 12%)

How to get Fury of Stormrage rune?

Alliance:

  • Teldrassil (Starting Area): Get quest from the druid trainer in the starting area and kill Grell that are also needed for the quest  The Woodland Protector. This will give a  Lunar Idol drop. Equip it in the relic slot and follow its instructions (Kill 6 enemies while affected by Moonfire) then click it. It will change into the Fury of Stormrage.

Horde:

  • Mulgore (Starting Area): Loot the Chest in Brambleblade Ravine /way 61, 76, for  Lunar Idol. Equip it in the relic slot and follow its instructions (kill 6 enemies while affected by Moonfire) then click it. It will change into the Fury of Stormrage.
Reduces the chance you’ll be critically hit by melee attacks by 6% and reduces all damage taken by 10%. Damage taken reduced by an additional 10% while in Bear Form or Dire Bear Form.
 

How to get Survival of the Fittest rune?

Both Factions:

Launch surging stellar energies that causes (135 / 100 *) to (165 / 100 *) Arcane damage.

Starsurge benefits from and triggers most talents and effects that trigger or benefit from Wrath or Starfire.
 

How to get Starsurge rune?

Both Factions:

  • A dwarf inside a cave in the Wetlands, /way 35 14, gives players a  Marshroom, which will allow players to speak to a Frog sitting on a stump in a pond at /way 31 18. The Frog rewards the Rune.

Heals the target for (4 / 100 * 7 *) over 7 sec.  When Lifebloom completes its duration or is dispelled, the target instantly heals for (57 / 100 *) and the Druid regains half the cost of the spell.  This effect can stack up to 3 times on the same target.

 

How to get Lifebloom rune?

These interactable corpses have 6-7 minute spawn timers, so you may wish to group up for this to save time.

Alliance:

  • Teldrassil: On the North side of Teldrassil there is a Skeleton where the Harpies are, /way 33 35. This begins a ritual. Other party members can activate the ritual, and the Druid will still receive the rune.

Horde:

  • Mulgore: Speak to the Adventurer’s Remains at /way 60 33; this is inside the Venture Co cave near the northern exit. This begins a ritual and summons an Adventurer’s Spirit. Interact with the spirit to receive the rune. Other party members can activate the ritual, and the Druid will still receive the rune.

Charge to a target within 13 yards and bash the target’s skull, interrupting spellcasting and preventing any spell in that school from being cast for 2 sec. Shares a cooldown with Feral Charge.

 

How to get Skull Bash rune?

Both Factions:

 Rune of Skull Bash is purchasable for 4.5 gold when you reach Honored with the new Supply Factions, Durotar Supply and Logistics for Horde players and Azeroth Commerce Authority for Alliance players.

Finishing move that increases physical damage done by 30% while in Cat Form.  Lasts longer per combo point.

 

How to get Savage Roar rune?

Both Factions:

  • Darkshore: The Ferocious Idol is dropped by Den Mother. Equip the Idol and deal 20 instances of bleeding damage to humanoids, then activate it from the character sheet to learn Savage Roar.

  • Loch Modan: The Ferocious Idol has been reported to drop from a plant (?) around 71,20, just outside the Mo’grosh Stronghold cavern. Equip the Idol and deal 20 instances of bleeding damage to humanoids, then activate it from the character sheet to learn Savage Roar.

  • Westfall: The Ferocious Idol drops from Riverpaw Gnolls, such as those inside the Gold Coast Quarry. Equip the Idol and deal 20 instances of bleeding damage to humanoids, then activate it from the character sheet to learn Savage Roar.

  • The Barrens: The Ferocious Idol can be found by opening Kolkar’s Booty within other Centaur camps. Kill centaurs to obtain  Kolkar Booty Key. Equip the Idol and deal 20 instances of bleeding damage to humanoids, then activate it from the character sheet to learn Savage Roar.

Burns the enemy for (130 */ 100) to (152 */ 100) Nature damage and then an additional (65 * 4 */ 100) Nature damage over 12 sec.

 

How to get Sunfire rune?

Alliance:

Horde:

Lacerates the enemy target, making them bleed for (* 20 / 100 * 5) damage over 15 sec plus 20% weapon damage per existing application of Lacerate on the target. Causes a high amount of threat. This effect stacks up to 5 times on the same target.

 

How to get Lacerate rune?

Alliance:

Both Factions:

Heals all of target player’s party members within 40 yards of target player for (34 / 100 * 7 *) over 7 sec. The amount healed is applied quickly at first, and slows down as Wild Growth reaches its full duration.

 

How to get Wild Growth rune?

Both Factions:

  • Pick up the quest  Trial of The Owls from Loganaar in Moonglade. You will need to pick up three Owl symbols to complete this quest. These do not have to be completed in order.
    •  Symbol of the First Owl can be found in Northeast Ashenvale at around /way 89 41. You have to defeat three waves of level 25 enemies, with two enemies in each wave.
    •  Symbol of the Second Owl can be found in Duskwood. Head to the Northeast part of The Twilight Grove to pick up a buff at around /way 50, 35. Continue East of the grove to the Worgen area and look for a level 25 boar named Agon.
    •  Symbol of the Third Owl can be found in Hillsbrad, and requires you to swim between two islands at around /way 36 76, and /way 54, 82, in less than 2 minutes using your aquatic form (click each statue).
  • When all three Owl Symbols have been obtained, return to the Druid trainer in Moonglade and hand in the  Trial of The Owls quest to get Wild Growth.

Gain the Mangle (Bear) ability and replace your Claw ability with Mangle (Cat). This ability benefits from and triggers all effects associated with Claw and Maul.

 

How to get Mangle rune?

Once you’ve obtained the following drop, remain over 50 Rage for 60 seconds to learn the new engrave:

Alliance:

Horde:

Best Runes for Each Class

The effectiveness of a Rune greatly depends on the class wielding it. For instance, the Circle of Healing Rune works wonders for Priests, while Paladins can vastly benefit from the Avenger’s Shield Rune. Shamans might find the Lava Burst Rune particularly potent. It’s crucial to experiment with different Runes to discover which ones align best with your character’s strengths and your personal playstyle.

Here are some more notable runes for various classes:

  • Priest: Circle of Healing
  • Paladin: Avenger’s Shield
  • Shaman: Lava Burst
  • Warrior: Single-Minded Fury
  • Rogue: Mutilate
  • Hunter: Aspect of the Lion
  • Mage: Icy Veins
  • Druid: Wild Strikes
  • Warlock: Demonic Pact

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Runes in the Season of Discovery are not just about enhancing existing abilities; they offer the potential to completely change your character’s role. Imagine a Mage with healing capabilities or a Rogue excelling in tanking. The possibilities are endless, allowing players to adjust their approach to solo play, group instances, or even PvP battles. This versatility makes leveling and gameplay more engaging and personalized​

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