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Abyssal Commander Sivara - The Eternal Palace Boss Preview

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Abyssal Commander Sivara is the first encounter within Azshara's Eternal Palace that will open July 9. In our boss preview, we're looking at the Encounter Journal, loot that you can get from there, and more.

Azshara's Eternal Palace

Ten thousand years ago, as the seas engulfed Zin-Azshari, Queen Azshara forged a dark bargain with N’Zoth that transformed her loyal subjects into the sinister naga. Through millennia of brutal conquest, Azshara has built a new empire from the ruins of the old and now holds dominion over the depths that once threatened to claim her. Ever the gracious host, she has invited the Alliance and Horde alike into her eternal palace to witness her glorious ascension… and their ultimate demise.

Loot Information

Difficulty Item Level
Raid Finder 400
Normal 415
Heroic 430
Mythic 445

Raid Unlock Schedule

The raid consists of 3 wings and the minimum item level for Raid Finder is 380.

Difficulty Date
Normal & Heroic Difficulty July 9th
Mythic & Raid Finder Wing 1 July 16th
Raid Finder Wing 2 July 30th
Raid Finder Wing 3 August 13th

Abyssal Commander Sivara

A master of both martial and magical arts, Abyssal Commander Sivara has ruthlessly led Azshara’s vanguard to countless victories.


Sivara begins her assault by marking all players with Frost Mark Frost Mark or Toxic Brand Toxic Brand. These volatile compounds will cause an Unstable Mixture Unstable Mixture if a player is ever afflicted with both marks.

iJc8x9S.png Tanks

nACJhxi.png Healers

  • Position away from players of an opposing mark and avoid attacks of the opposing element.
  • Chimeric Marks Chimeric Marks inflicts periodic damage to the entire raid.
  • Unstable Mixture Unstable Mixture causes high raid wide damage.

fHrA7Z2.png Damage Dealers

  • Position away from players of an opposing mark and avoid attacks of the opposing element.
  • Intercept Frostshock Bolts Frostshock Bolts that are the same element as your mark.
  • Overflow Overflow damage is evenly divided amongst all players it hits.


Chimeric Marks Chimeric Marks (rJnHTBu.png) - Abyssal Commander Sivara marks all players with either Frost Mark Frost Mark or Toxic Brand Toxic Brand.  Coming into contact with a player of an opposite mark or taking damage of the opposite element afflicts players with Unstable Mixture Unstable Mixture.

PihszPz.png On Mythic Difficulty, Abyssal Commander Sivara continues casting Chimeric Marks, stacking Frost Mark Frost Mark and Toxic Brand Toxic Brand.

  • Frost Mark Frost Mark - Marks the player with a frigid brand inflicting 1,902 Frost damage every 1 sec and reducing movement speed by 5%. This effect stacks.
    • Frozen Blood Frozen Blood (BhsyCVy.png) - Frost Mark flows through the player's veins, slowly freezing them. If the player does not constantly move, they become Frozen.
      • Frozen Frozen (BhsyCVy.png) - The target's body turns to ice, freezing them for 5 sec.
  • Toxic Brand Toxic Brand - Marks the player with a poisonous brand, inflicting 9,501 Nature damage every 3 sec and reducing healing received by 5%. This effect stacks.
    • Venomous Blood Venomous Blood (BhsyCVy.png) - Toxic Brand flows through the target's veins. if the player moves too much they become Delirious.
      • Delirious Delirious (BhsyCVy.png) - The target becomes delirious, disorienting them for 5 sec.
  • Unstable Mixture Unstable Mixture - A mix of poisons catalyzes in the player, causing them to explode, inflicting 7.787 Nature damage to all allies every 1 sec for 3 sec.

Crushing Reverberation Crushing Reverberation (iJc8x9S.png Alert) - Crushes the target, inflicting 952,217 Physical damage, split between the target and all players within 5 yards. Additionally, Crushing Reverberation sends out a shockwave that knocks all players back.

Frostvenom Tipped Frostvenom Tipped (iJc8x9S.png Alert) - Causes the target's Frost Mark to bleed over, inflicting 7,608 Frost damage every 1 sec for 10 sec. This effect stacks. Upon expiration, a pool of Frozen Ground is created at the target's location, whose size is based on stack count.

  • Rimefrost Rimefrost (iJc8x9S.png Alert) - Causes the target's Frost Mark to bleed over, inflicting 7,608 Frost damage every 1 sec for 10 sec. This effect stacks. Upon expiration, a pool of Frozen Ground is created at the target's location, whose size is based on stack count.
    • Frozen Ground Frozen Ground - Frozen ground chills all players standing in it, inflicting 51,592 Frost damage and applying stacks of Frost Mark.
  • Septic Taint Septic Taint (Tank Alert) - Causes the target's Toxic Brand to bleed over, inflicting 7,608 Nature damage every 1 sec for 10 sec. This effect stacks. Upon expiration, a pool of Septic Ground is created at the target's location, whose size is based on stack count. 
    • Septic Ground Septic Ground - Sepctic ground envenoms all players standing in it, inflicting 51,892 Nature damage and aplying stacks of Toxic Brand.

Overwhelming Barrage Overwhelming Barrage (rJnHTBu.png) - The caster fires a volley of poisonous and frozen bolts, inflicting either Frost or Nature damage and applying either Frost Mark or Toxic Brand to each player hit. Abyssal Commander Sivara casts Overwhelming Barrage when she reaches 100 Energy.

Overflow Overflow (rJnHTBu.png) - Causes random players and their Chimeric Marks to overflow.

  • Overflowing Chill Overflowing Chill - Causes a player and their Frost Mark to explode after 6 sec, inflicting 285,407 Frost damage split between all players within 5 yards and creating a pool of Frozen Ground.
    • Frozen Ground Frozen Ground - Frozen ground chills all players standing in it, inflicting 51,592 Frost damage and applying stacks of Frost Mark.
  • Overflowing Venom Overflowing Venom - Causes a player and their Toxic Brand to explode after 6 sec, inflicting 285,407 Nature damage split between all players within 5 yards and creating a pool of Septic Ground.
    • Septic Ground Septic Ground - Sepctic ground envenoms all players standing in it, inflicting 51,892 Nature damage and aplying stacks of Toxic Brand.

Frostshock Bolts Frostshock Bolts - Fires both frost and toxic crossbow bolts at random players.

  • Frost Bolt Frost Bolt - Fires a frozen bolt at a random player, inflicting 20,773 Frost damage every 1 second and applying a stack of Frost Mark to the first target it hits. The target is also pinned.
  • Toxic Bolt Toxic Bolt - Fires a venomous bolt at a random player, inflicting 20,773 Nature damage every 1 second and applying a stack of Toxic Brand to the first target it hits. The target is also pinned.

Inversion Inversion - The caster switches random players' Chimeric Marks, switching Frost Mark to Toxic Brand and vice versa, and applies Inversion Sickness.

PihszPz.png On Heroic difficulty and above, Inversion Inversion also inverts all pools of Frozen Ground Frozen Ground and Septic Ground Septic Ground.

  • Inversion Sickness Inversion Sickness - Changing the target's Chimeric Marks roots them for 4 sec. Upon expiration, the target explodes, applying their mark to all players within 4 yards.


  • BhsyCVy.png - Heroic Difficulty
  • PihszPz.png - Warning
  • rJnHTBu.png - Important

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5 hours ago, PatrickHenry said:

Just a hint of Maiden of Vigilance!

See also Thaddius of Naxx, or Twins in TotC raid. Both good fights though could be a nightmare in pugs or LFR...

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