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This colossal doom lord, one of the largest and mightiest creatures in the armies of the Legion, was defeated at the Broken Shore through the combined might of the greatest heroes of the Horde and the Alliance.

Having recovered from his wounds, Krosus emerges from the bay between the Nighthold and the Tomb of Sargeras to crush anyone who would oppose the Legion.

Main abilities


Searing Brand (tank swap)

  • Searing Brand is a stacking dot
  • swap between 8-10 stacks, some more can be taken if neeeded

Isolated Rage

  • Krosus won't move fron his position but, if he has no melee targets, he will start doing high raid damage with Isolated Rage


  • Krosus will cast Slam every 30 seconds
  • Slam will deal damage to the raid
  • If at least 1 players will stand behind his fists the damage will be much lower
  • Tanks soak Krosus fists
  • On 3rd Slam a section of the bridge will fall away
  • 12th Slam is the enrage of the ecounter because whole bridge will be destryed

Other Abilities

Burning Pitch

  • Krosus will cast Burning Pitch marking several points of the bridge with green swirls
  • Stand in these marks and soak the damage
  • If no player stand in it the green swirl will spawn a Burning Ember add
  • Soak as many swirl as possbile
  • (high priority) Kill all the spawned adds quickly as they cast Felburst, an aoe damage ability
  • (heroic) do not stack too close when Burning Embers spawn

Orb of Destruction

  • Krosus will target a ranged player with Orb of Destruction
  • After 5 seconds the spell will deal heavy raid damage
  • Received damage is reduced by distance from target
  • If targetted by the spell move to the back of the bridge, away from other players

Fel Beam

  • Krosus will telegraph a Fel Beam attack
  • The beam will be cast either on the left or the right half of the bridge
  • Side can be identified by looking at which hand Krosus raises to cast the attack.
Soak burning pitch swirls
Fel Beam

Guides (external)

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