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  • Essence of Fire
  • Item Level 55Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
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  • Sell Price: 4s

Essence of Fire is an elemental building block of many crafting recipes. It adds the virtues of heat and fire to any item.


Essence of Fire drops off of Fire Elementals, Flamewakers and Molten Giants.

This item can also be crafted using Alchemy (275); taught by Recipe: Transmute Air to Fire.

Materials required
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1x [Essence of Air]

Essence of Fire as a quest item

Essence of Fire is needed for the following quests:

  • N [60] Fiery Plate Gauntlets

Essence of Fire as an Ingredient

Essence of Fire is used in the following recipes:


  • [Transmute: Fire to Earth]


  • Blazing Rapier
  • Fiery Plate Gauntlets
  • Sulfuron Hammer


  • Smoking Heart of the Mountain
  • [Enchant Cloak - Greater Fire Resistance]
  • [Enchant Gloves - Fire Power]
  • [Enchant Weapon - Fiery Weapon]


  • High-powered Flashlight
  • Gyrofreeze Ice Deflector
  • Inv misc gear 03.png [Fused Wiring]
  • Flawless Arcanite Rifle


  • Band of Natural Fire
  • Figurine - Ruby Serpent


  • Spitfire Bracers
  • Spitfire Breastplate
  • Spitfire Gauntlets
  • Volcanic Shoulders
  • Volcanic Leggings
  • Volcanic Breastplate


  • Belt of the Archmage
  • Cindercloth Cloak
  • Cindercloth Pants
  • Cloak of Fire
  • Core Felcloth Bag
  • Flarecore Gloves
  • Flarecore Leggings
  • Flarecore Robe
  • Flarecore Wraps
  • Inferno Gloves
  • Robe of the Archmage
  • Robe of the Void


  • For a place to farm them see: Places to farm.

Patch changes

  • Template:Patch 2.1.0
  • Patch 1.3.0 (patch date:2005-03-07): Changed to good quality (green) to indicate their value and so that they are distributed properly by group loot. 

External links

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