I needed a Primal Mana for an affordable Primal Might. This is not a forum to call out specific players. The only stipulation is that you must be at least level 70. Only things you really need to be careful about is toss the occasional Mend Pet if it gets low and other than that enjoy looting. Plan to spend quite a long time killing these to get just one.
North and Northwest of Area 52 for your mote of mana needs. What I used instead was , a 15% drop from MoP rare in Dread Wastes. I also tried my luck with the local Phase Hunters, but after killing 15 I only found 1 Mote of Mana. Their drop rates on these motes is really streaky. I also got some greens and a blue and a singing crystal axe : which sold for a nice chuck of G's. There will be bars on the instance entrance, just simply click to unlock them.
The Karazhan Lockout Took 7 toons to karazhan. You'll wnt to be careful going afk since if your pet kills them with no assistance from you very quickly with a Cat or Ravager, etc , you won't get credit for the kill and you won't be able to loot the body. The only snag is that the mobs are quite densely packed in with some earth elemental types called Sundered Thunderers, have to keep double checking behind me, and kiting the warps around to avoid aggroing 2 mobs at once : Commentaire de wowheadere9090 I made a quick outline of where all the best places to farm motes are. Otherwise, Netherstorm is really the only place to go at Kirin'Var. Mote of Shadow The Arcatraz The Arcatraz is located East of Netherstorm, it's near the raid instance Tempest Keep. In this fashion, I easily farmed four primals worth in under twenty minutes.
Comment by seasaint7 A good place to farm is the Mana Forge Ulrtis in the Netherstorm. The stat is based on the mote drop rate, not the primal rate. Targetted one and used the yaungol wind chime on-use effect to one-shot them. No mana burn or nasty effects. This was within 20 mins and 4 instance resets.
Even some while out of phase. After 50 minutes in the group, I had 244 motes, 14 green armor and weapons, 156 g worth of gray vendor trash, a Khorium lockbox and 2. I got the trinket on 4 toons in around an hour. Good thing is the graveyard is right there by town. The Voidshriekers and Unstable Voidwraths drop them.
I found this to be less tedious than some places. If you kill them fast enough as a caster they wont do anything! By my calculations, that's a droprate of slightly higher than 4%. Keep an eye on the void rift things, as 5-6 voidwalkers frequently spawn there in packs. Tried getting good rates with the Voidspawns in Nagrand but they were just too spread out for it to really be effective and not mind-numbingly boring and painful. Engineers can extract motes from in and using the.
It's part of the Shattered Sun Offensive quest called Maintaining the Sunwell Portal. Commentaire de btl2 Best mobs to farm these and spot is The trick is to kill them fast under 10sec seems to be about right. While it boasts a smaller population of Mote-dropping mobs than Nagrand, they have a much higher drop rate, and no one seems to realize how great this place is for farming them. Comment by Bluberry Not sure if the droprates on the mobs in Voidwind Plateau have been nerfed or what, but I needed 2 Primal Shadows, so I decided to farm there for them. You can exit out the end of the instance and reset quickly.
Technically a a 72% drop rate, however many Wraiths drop 2 motes so this is probably a little off. The and around Kirin'Var Village have really high respawn rate, there is always 3-4 of them up. I only aggroed a rock elemental once, and I got a mote of earth out of it! The killing does go quicker if you don't loot after each kill, but you also have to loot within a couple minutes or the corpses despawn. I made this Mote of Mana farming guide to help out players who want to farm motes instead of buying them from the Auction House. One run takes 2-3 minutes and you get around 9-12 Mote of Shadow. Just sharing what I did and what worked well for me.
I farmed out 80 of these for 8 Primal Mana and it was much faster than anywhere else. This is dropped in almost every zone and can be easily farmed anywhere. However, I could see that being farmed too heavily on some servers. Median Market Price StdDev 23 29 ± 4 52 22 33 ± 1 45 Today's Projected Market Price StdDev 21 44 ± 4 54 23 33 ± 1 32 Daily Price Change Trend -0. All you have to do is wait for him to go around the corner and run up to the doorway he went through, then go around to the side into one of the alcoves. Commentaire de Kifihok These tend to drop motes of mana pretty well.
Hellfire Peninsula If you can't solo The Arcatraz, you can farm Mote of Shadow at Void Ridge in Hellfire Peninsula. But I think they hate casters. If you're an enhancement shaman my personal choice , these are easily farmed by using Maelstrom'd lightning bolts to pull and then you can tear them to pieces in seconds in melee. The guide is in a small window on your main screen in-game. While you're at it, kill the Nether Rays as well, they have just as good of a chance to drop and are mostly in the same area - 25. By my calculations, that's a droprate of slightly higher than 4%. Looted all mote of mana, generally got between 30-50 from these mobs.