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Patch 5.2 - Green Fire Quest Preview
Patch 5.2 finally adds the Green Fire quest line for Warlocks. After finding a The Codex of Xerrath as a somewhat rare drop, you combine the tome with a Healthstone to bind it to you. If you want to test the quest line on the PTR, you can get it as a guaranteed drop from an NPC near the Shado-Pan Garrison.
Once bound, you begin with a quest to find the origins of the tome by speaking with your demons. Each demon will tell you something different about it. You then take the tome to a Warlock Trainer to find out more.
Your Warlock trainer will recognize that the tome is important to the Council of the Black Harvest, and ask you to read through Part One of Legacy of the Masters.
You will then need to look through Jubeka's Journal and find fragments in Hellfire, Blade's Edge, Netherstorm, and Shadowmoon Valley. At three of the fragments, you will witness a memory, of which you can find the text below.
Netherstorm Memory Jubeka Shadowbreaker: Such strange creatures. Why do they remain so long after the legion has left?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: ...there's a slight flaw in that supposition.
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: Oh?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: The Observers were in the service of Illidan... not the legion.
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: Well, he's gone too... so why are they still around?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: How should I know?
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: Well, I've spent weeks trying to understand how to summon one of these things. If you know something I don't, I'd appreciate it if you'd share it with us "lesser" mortals.
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: What's the problem? You handled the binding of the Fel Imps and Voidlords effortlessly.
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: They were trivial by comparison! These things are never in the same place.
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: There's something... strange about them... something out of place...
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: Oh dear...
Blade's Edge Memory Kanrethad Ebonlocke: I tire of your evasive babble, doomguard. Explain to me why you and your kind are drawn to sacrificial magics.
Doomguard: My contract is to fight for you, not to reveal the legion's secrets, mortal.
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: Do not attempt to decieve me, demon!
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: Your kind far predates Sargeras's betrayal. What WERE you?
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: This knowledge is useless... what are you trying to achieve, Kanrethad?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: STAY OUT OF THIS! The demon will answer, NOW!
Doomguard: What an odd demand. Not even my own kind care about our origins. Why should you?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: If you do not care then there is no harm telling me.
Doomguard: ... before Sargeras freed us, we were the Titan's hounds. Forever enslaved to police the use of arcane.
Doomguard: Sacrificial magic was considered the greatest violation of life and we were attuned to instantly punish those who delved into such... delicious sorcery.
Doomguard: You have your petty secret, Kanrethad. Now, I demand knowledge from you... why do you care?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: I don't believe that is part of our contact. We are done here.
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: Jubeka, complete the ritual.
Shadowmoon Valley Memory Jubeka Shadowbreaker: What is it you wished to show me...?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: ... I've seen the fear in your eyes, Jubeka.
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: What...? No! I.. I have... no idea...
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: Gul'dan destroyed this world in his bid for power... you're concerned I will do the same to Azeroth.
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: ...
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: No! Stay back...! You... you're dangerous. I remain content summoning demons, but you...
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: ...you toy with becoming one yourself!
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: There are two sides to the blade of Demonology...
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: ... the threats that besiege us from the outside...
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: ... and those that threaten us from within.
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: I chose you as my companion for a reason.
Jubeka Shadowbreaker: And what depraved reason is that...?
Kanrethad Ebonlocke: ... If I fail, I need you to banish me forever.
You then follow the soulstone that was created by the fragments to the gates of the Black Temple, find the mark on the door, and enter the scenario. After defeating Kanrethad, you are granted Green Fire!
- Enter the Black Temple - Avoid the guards and enter the Sanctuary of Shadows.
- Search for signs of the Council's Presence - Find the Council of the Black Harvest's trail.
- Follow Akama to the Shrine of Lost Souls - Walk with Akama to the Shrine of Lost Souls.
- Uncover the Council's Plan - Investigate the Reliquary of Souls.
- Defeat the Essence of Order - Claim the soul crystal left behind by the Council of the Black Harvest.
- Escape the Shrine of Lost Souls - Fight off the demons unleashed by the Reliquary and return to Akama in the Halls of Anguish.
- Plunder the Den of Mortal Delights - Grab as much treasure as you can before time runs out.
- Head to the Temple Summit - Take the Empowered Soulcore to the Temple Summit.
- Defeat Kanrethad - Place the Empowered Soulcore in the Demonic Soulwell, and defeat Kanrethad.
As of now, it seems that the part of the quest line with The Eye of the Storm, Wrathion, and Warlock Island has been abandoned.
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