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How to Craft Epic Gems in 6.2

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Epic Gems return to World of Warcraft with Patch 6.2 and will require visiting an NPC in Tanaan Jungle every time you need to craft one of them. Designed as upgrades over the Greater Taladites, these Immaculate Taladite gems give you +75 of a secondary stat (up from +50 for the Greater Taladites). This short guide will explain to you how these new gems can be unlocked and crafted.


Everything starts with Gems of the Apexis, which you can pick up in your Garrison when Patch 6.2 hits. This quest leads you to Aktar's Post in Tanaan Jungle, where you will receive a few follow-up quests to unlock the Apexis Gemcutter. The last quest requires you to turn in 1,000 inv_apexis_draenor.jpgApexis Crystal. After you are done, the Apexis Gemcutter will remain in Aktar's Post, where you can visit it whenever you need gems to be cut.
 

Unlocking the Gems


Initially, you can only craft inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_green.jpImmaculate Versatility Taladites, the other gems being locked. To unlock a gem, you need to find the appropriate Gemcutter Module and use it in proximity of the Apexis Gemcutter. In the list below, we detail how to obtain all of the Gemcutter Modules.

Crafting the Gems


Each gem requires the same mats to craft: 100 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and the corresponding Greater Taladite gem. Felblight is a new reagent that can be acquired in Tanaan Jungle while gathering, mining, skinning, and fishing.
 
The total cost of each gem can be found below.

inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_yellow.jImmaculate Critical Strike Taladite: 2 inv_misc_herb_fireweed.jpgFireweed, 10 inv_ore_blackrock_ore.jpgBlackrock Ore, 10 inv_tradeskillitem_sorcererswind_tong.jpSorcerous Air, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and 150 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal
 
inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_blue.jpgImmaculate Haste Taladite: 2 inv_misc_herb_frostweed.jpgFrostweed, 10 inv_ore_blackrock_ore.jpgBlackrock Ore, 10 inv_tradeskillitem_sorcererswind_tong.jpSorcerous Air, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and 150 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal
 
inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_purple.jImmaculate Mastery Taladite: 2 inv_misc_herb_starflower.jpgStarflower, 10 inv_ore_trueironore.jpgTrue Iron Ore, 10 inv_tradeskillitem_sorcererswind_tong.jpSorcerous Air, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and 150 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal

inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_orange.jImmaculate Multistrike Taladite: 2 inv_misc_herb_arrowbloom.jpgNagrand Arrowbloom, 10 inv_ore_blackrock_ore.jpgBlackrock Ore, 10 inv_tradeskillitem_sorcererswind_tong.jpSorcerous Air, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and 150 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal
 
inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_red.jpgImmaculate Stamina Taladite: 2 inv_misc_herb_taladororchid.jpgTalador Orchid, 10 inv_ore_trueironore.jpgTrue Iron Ore, 10 inv_tradeskillitem_sorcererswind_tong.jpSorcerous Air, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and 150 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal
 
inv_jewelcrafting_immactaladite_green.jpImmaculate Versatility Taladites: 2 inv_misc_herb_flytrap.jpgGorgrond Flytrap, 10 inv_ore_blackrock_ore.jpgBlackrock Ore, 10 inv_tradeskillitem_sorcererswind_tong.jpSorcerous Air, 15 spell_yorsahj_bloodboil_green.jpgFelblight, and 150 inv_jewelcrafting_taladitecrystal.jpgTaladite Crystal
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