Gundrak Dungeon Guide

Last updated on Sep 22, 2022 at 07:09 by Abide 1 comment

Gundrak can be found in Zul'Drak. The recommended level range to run this dungeon on Normal is 74-77. Heroic mode will require Level 80 to enter.

In this guide, we will cover dungeon quests, the layout of the dungeon, tactics for each boss, loot that can be obtained, and ideal group compositions.


Gundrak Quests

Before heading into Gundrak, we advise you to get all the dungeon quests related to it. To make this process easier, we have written a separate guide for the quests and their chains.


Gundrak Entrance Location

Gundrak Entrance Location

You can find Gundrak in the very North of Zul'Drak.


Overview of Bosses in Gundrak

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 as well as the items they drop.




Mechanics and Strategy

  • Venom Bolt IconVenom Bolt
  • Powerful Bite IconPowerful Bite
  • Poison Nova IconPoison Nova

When Slad'ran starts casting Poison Nova IconPoison Nova move away from him to avoid the damage and the debuff. Line-of-sight is a great option as well if he is tanked near a corner.


Loot from Normal

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Embroidered Gown of Zul'Drak Icon Embroidered Gown of Zul'Drak 76 Cloth Chest
Cannibal's Legguards Icon Cannibal's Legguards 76 Mail Legs
Witch Doctor's Wildstaff Icon Witch Doctor's Wildstaff 76 Agility Staff Weapon

Loot from Heroic

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Snake Den Spaulders Icon Snake Den Spaulders 80 Plate Shoulder
Slad'ran's Coiled Cord Icon Slad'ran's Coiled Cord 80 Mail Waist
Slithering Slippers Icon Slithering Slippers 80 Cloth Feet
Wand of Sseratus Icon Wand of Sseratus 80 Wand Ranged

Drakkari Colossus


Mechanics and Strategy

  • Drakkari Colossus
    • Mighty Blow IconMighty Blow
    • Emerge IconEmerge
  • Drakkari Elemental
    • Surge IconSurge
    • Merge IconMerge

This is a two-phase fight. Every 50% health, the boss will transform between either Drakkari Colossus or Drakkari Elemental. Quickly move out of the puddles on the floor to avoid their high damage.


Loot from Normal

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Hauberk of Totemic Mastery Icon Hauberk of Totemic Mastery 76 Mail Chest
Shoulderguards of the Ice Troll Icon Shoulderguards of the Ice Troll 76 Leather Shoulder
Drakkari Hunting Bow Icon Drakkari Hunting Bow 76 Bow Ranged

Loot from Heroic

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Helm of Cheated Fate Icon Helm of Cheated Fate 80 Leather Head
Pauldrons of the Colossus Icon Pauldrons of the Colossus 80 Plate Shoulder
Bracers of the Divine Elemental Icon Bracers of the Divine Elemental 80 Leather Wrist
Living Mojo Belt Icon Living Mojo Belt 80 Cloth Waist



Mechanics and Strategy

  • Human Form
    • Transformation IconTransformation
    • Mojo Frenzy IconMojo Frenzy
    • Determined Stab IconDetermined Stab
    • Determined Gore IconDetermined Gore
    • Numbing Shout IconNumbing Shout
  • Mammoth Form
    • Ground Tremor IconGround Tremor
    • Numbing Roar IconNumbing Roar

Moorabi will periodically try to cast Transformation IconTransformation. Interrupt this cast if possible to prevent Moorabi from transforming. As his health decreases, Moorabi will gain more and more casting speed from Mojo Frenzy IconMojo Frenzy, making it more difficult to interrupt Transformation IconTransformation.


Loot from Normal

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Forlorn Breastplate of War Icon Forlorn Breastplate of War 76 Plate Chest
Arcane Focal Signet Icon Arcane Focal Signet 76 Jewelry Finger
Frozen Scepter of Necromancy Icon Frozen Scepter of Necromancy 76 Main-Hand Mace Weapon

Loot from Heroic

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Ground Tremor Helm Icon Ground Tremor Helm 80 Plate Head
Shroud of Moorabi Icon Shroud of Moorabi 80 Accessory Back
Mojo Frenzy Greaves Icon Mojo Frenzy Greaves 80 Plate Feet
Fist of the Deity Icon Fist of the Deity 80 Main-Hand Fist Weapon

Eck the Ferocious (Heroic Only)


Mechanics and Strategy

  • Eck Spit IconEck Spit
  • Eck Spring IconEck Spring
  • Eck Bite IconEck Bite
  • Eck Berserk IconEck Berserk

Keep Eck the Ferocious faced away from the group as Eck Spit IconEck Spit deals high damage and drains Mana to anyone in front of him. Eck will periodically use Eck Spring IconEck Spring, resetting his threat and jumping to a nearby enemy. Simply have the tank taunt him again and face him away from the group quickly.


Loot from Heroic

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Helmet of the Shrine Icon Helmet of the Shrine 80 Mail Head
Engraved Chestplate of Eck Icon Engraved Chestplate of Eck 80 Plate Chest
Leggings of the Ruins Dweller Icon Leggings of the Ruins Dweller 80 Cloth Legs
Gorloc Muddy Footwraps Icon Gorloc Muddy Footwraps 80 Leather Feet



Mechanics and Strategy

  • Human Form
    • Whirling Slash IconWhirling Slash
    • Stampede IconStampede
  • Rhino Form
    • Impaling Charge IconImpaling Charge
    • Puncture IconPuncture
    • Stomp IconStomp
    • Enrage IconEnrage

Gal'darah deals very high AoE damage to all nearby players. Be ready to quickly heal melee players as they will take large amounts of damage during this fight. Gal'darah also has very high burst damage, so be ready to top up the victim of his bleeds quickly.


Loot from Normal

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Shroud of Akali Icon Shroud of Akali 76 Accessory Back
Amulet of the Stampede Icon Amulet of the Stampede 76 Jewelry Neck
Gal'darah's Signet Icon Gal'darah's Signet 76 Jewelry Finger

Loot from Heroic

Item Required Level Item Type Slot
Arcane Flame Altar-Garb Icon Arcane Flame Altar-Garb 80 Cloth Chest
Grips of the Beast God Icon Grips of the Beast God 80 Mail Hands
Boots of Transformation Icon Boots of Transformation 80 Leather Feet
Offering of Sacrifice Icon Offering of Sacrifice 80 Accessory Trinket
Horn-Tipped Gauntlets Icon Horn-Tipped Gauntlets 80 Plate Hands
Sash of Blood Removal Icon Sash of Blood Removal 80 Leather Waist
Gored Hide Legguards Icon Gored Hide Legguards 80 Leather Legs
Hemorrhaging Circle Icon Hemorrhaging Circle 80 Jewelry Finger

Gundrak Achievements in Wrath of the Lich King

Achievement Description
Gundrak IconGundrak Defeat the bosses in Gundrak.
Heroic: Gundrak IconHeroic: Gundrak Defeat the Gundrak bosses on Heroic Difficulty.
Less-rabi IconLess-rabi Defeat Moorabi in Gundrak on Heroic Difficulty while preventing him from transforming into a mammoth at any point during the encounter.
What the Eck? IconWhat the Eck? Defeat Gal'darah in Gundrak on Heroic Difficulty while under the effects of Eck Residue.
Share The Love IconShare The Love Defeat Gal'darah in Gundrak on Heroic Difficulty and have 5 unique party members get impaled throughout the fight.
Snakes. Why'd It Have To Be Snakes? IconSnakes. Why'd It Have To Be Snakes? Defeat Slad'ran in Gundrak on Heroic Difficulty without getting snake wrapped.


  • 22 Sep. 2022: Achievements added.
  • 10 Sep. 2022: Page added
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