Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
Even as Legion troops patrol the streets, casting a pall over the grand city of Suramar, the socialites of the Nightborne nobility continue to cling to custom and routine. On this clear night, the cry of revelers echoes through the chill air, as the largest mansion in the Noble District opens its doors for a grand gala. Rumor has it that Grand Magistrix Elisande herself may be making an appearance, in an effort to reassure several of her closest allies despite recent turmoil.

Patrol Captain Gerdo
Captain of the Nightwatch, Gerdo has devoted his life to keeping the peace within the walls of Suramar. Though he has a growing unease since the arrival of the Legion, he remains faithful and loyal to the leadership of Suramar. Elisande has safeguarded them for generations, and she knows what is best for the people of the city. Tonight, Gerdo's task is to ensure that only citizens with the proper credentials are able to enter a gathering of particular importance at the manor.

  • Overview - Patrol Captain Gerdo locks down enemies while signalling for additional Nightwatch assistance.
    • Damage Dealers -
      • Jump to remove stacks of Arcane Lockdown, reducing its damage and snare.
      • Quickly defeat Nightwatch Reinforcements when Signal Beacon occurs to prevent them from overwhelming the party.
    • Healers -
    • Tanks -
      • Jump to remove stacks of Arcane Lockdown, reducing its damage and snare.
      • Gain threat on additional Nightwatch Reinforcements when Patrol Captain Gerdo uses Signal Beacon.
  • Resonant Slash - Slashes out in two directions, inflicting 800,000 Arcane damage to players struck and stunning them for 4 sec.
  • Streetsweeper - Gerdo summons in an arcane streetsweeper, which blasts players in a line after 3 sec, inflicting 550,000 Arcane damage.
  • Arcane Lockdown - Binds the feet of all players, instantly applying 3 stacks of Arcane Lockdown for 20 sec. Each stack inflicts 56,100 Arcane damage every 1 sec and reduces movement speed by 30%. Jumping removes a stack of Arcane Lockdown.
  • Signal Beacon - Call out for assistance, requesting aid from all active watchposts.
    • Nightwatch Reinforcement - Reinforcements rush to their captain's aid, assisting him in combat.
  • Flask of the Solemn Night - Drinks a Flask of the Solemn Night, increasing haste by 30% and damage done by 30%.

Talixae Flamewreath
A sadistic eredar sorcerer, even as she understands the importance of the nightborne to her master's plans, Talixae chafes at the indignity of standing guard over a building full of elves. Nevertheless, she and her lieutenants remain vigilant, and while they live, no intruders will disrupt the gathering.

  • Overview - Talixae and her Fel Covenant enforce the will of Gul'dan through might and flames. Each emissary's mere existence strengthens each of the others.
    • Damage Dealers -
    • Healers -
    • Tanks -
      • Beware that Burning Intensity can inflict more and more damage as the fight continues.
      • Interrupt Withering Soul when possible to prevent it from stacking too much.
  • Infernal Eruption - Fire explodes beneath all players, inflicting 341,000 Fire damage and knocking them into the air. Coming in contact with the flames afterwards inflicts 224,000 Fire damage.
  • Burning Intensity - Radiates flames, inflicting 98,000 Fire damage to all players every 3 sec. Each application increases the caster's Fire damage done by 15%.
  • Withering Soul - Causes players to wither, reducing their maximum health by 5% and movement speed by 10%. This effect stacks.
  • Fel Covenant - Each demonic emissary gains increased power for nearby allies. Each additional member increases damage done by 100% and health by 100%
    • Jazshariu - Jazshariu contributes his brute strength to the Fel Covenant.
      • Shockwave - Sends a wave of force in a frontal cone, inflicting 605,000 Physical damage and stunning all players within 10 yards for 3 sec.
    • Baalgar the Watchful - Baalgar the Watchful weakens enemies at range with his eye beams.
      • Disintegration Beam - Inflicts 126,500 Shadow damage and reduces damage done by 5% every 1 sec for 5 sec. This effect stacks.
    • Imacu'tya - Imacu'tya slices her enemies to bits.
      • Whirling Blades - Slash out around the caster, inflicting 410,000 Physical damage immediately and bleeding players struck for 33,000 Physical damage every 1 sec for 6 sec.

Advisor Melandrus
First Blade of the Grand Magistrix, Melandrus rarely leaves Elisande's side. He has eschewed the magical arts, instead harnessing the power of the Nightwell to heighten his reflexes and his movements to inhuman levels.

  • Overview - Melandrus uses a variety of sword strikes to cripple his enemies, pairing magic with skill in a frightening fashion.
    • Damage Dealers -
      • Spread out to avoid getting multiple party members hit by Blade Surge at the same time.
      • Keep an eye on the direction that the images of Melandrus are facing to predict the path of Piercing Gale.
    • Healers -
      • Spread out to avoid getting multiple party members hit by Blade Surge at the same time.
      • Slicing Maelstrom inflicts increasing damage as the fight progresses, be careful!
    • Tanks -
      • Spread out to avoid getting multiple party members hit by Blade Surge at the same time.
      • Keep an eye on the direction that the images of Melandrus are facing to predict the path of Piercing Gale.
  • Blade Surge - Dashes to a player, inflicting 368,500 Physical damage to targets within 5 yds. Players struck are left bleeding for 154,000 Physical damage every 2 sec for 12 sec.
    Blade Surge leaves behind an image of Advisor Melandrus.
  • Piercing Gale - Slashes out with the power of wind, inflicting 517,000 Physical damage to players in a straight line.
    Images of Advisor Melandrus also copy this ability when cast.
  • Slicing Maelstrom - Channels a fierce storm of blades, inflicting 84,800 Physical damage to all players every 1 sec for 4 sec.
    Images of Advisor Melandrus also copy this ability when cast.

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