Lord Pythas is a level 20 elite night elf found in the Wailing Caverns.


A seasoned warrior and once one of Naralex's personal guard, the corrupted Lord Pythas now uses his skills in battle to aid the Druids of the Fang.


  • Spell nature healingtouch  [Healing Touch]ω ϖ—Heals a friendly target for 195 to 243.
  • Spell nature lightning  [Lightning Bolt]ω ϖ—Blasts an enemy with lightning, inflicting Nature damage.
  • Spell nature sleep  [Sleep]ω ϖ—Puts the enemy target to sleep for up to 20 sec. Any damage caused will awaken the target. Only one target can be asleep at a time. Unreliable on targets above level 30.
  • Spell nature thunderclap  [Thunderclap]ω ϖ—Inflicts Nature damage to nearby enemies, increasing the time between their attacks by 43% and slowing their movement by 40% for 10 sec.

Combat InfoEdit

Pythas is the toughest of the Leaders of the Fang. He puts out a lot of melee damage, and he has a lot of hitpoints. He also has one elite druid and one Elite Deviate Shambler with him. Either kill the adds first, or keep them CC'd until Pythas is dead.

  • Note that the druid that accompanies Pythas can sleep a member of the party. If the tank is asleep, Pythas will move to the next highest target on his aggro list.
  • If the other two adds are cc'd, or off tanked ( another leather / mail wearer or a pet tanking the shambler ) and the druid polymorphed or ignored, a balanced party can take down Pythas fairly quickly. Then focusing on the remaining adds shouldn't be a problem.

It can happen under certain circumstances that Pythas, like Kresh before in the instance, due to a bug, walks into the ground or a rock and becomes stuck. This counts as a death for the Naralex summoning event, but the NPC in question cannot be looted.


Quotes Edit

Aggro The coils of death... Will crush you.


Notable Loot
Inv wand 10
Inv shirt 16

Pre-Cataclysm Drop
Inv misc gem stone 01

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