Vanilla WoW Wiki
This article has been tagged among the Pages that need revision.
Spell nature earthquake.png
  • Lava Core
  • Item Level 60Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Sell Price: 20s

Internal core of a very powerful, flame-based elemental. Used in numerous high-level craftable items often paired with Fiery Cores.


These are rare drops from most trash mobs and guaranteed drop from some bosses in Molten Core.

Ingredient for

Lava Core is used in the following recipes:


  • Black Amnesty
  • Blackfury
  • Blackguard
  • Ebon Hand
  • Fiery Chain Girdle
  • Fiery Chain Shoulders
  • Dark Iron Bracers
  • Dark Iron Boots
  • Dark Iron Destroyer
  • Dark Iron Gauntlets
  • Dark Iron Helm
  • Dark Iron Leggings
  • Nightfall (Axe)
  • Sulfuron Hammer


  • Core Marksman Rifle
  • Biznicks 247x128 Accurascope


  • Black Dragonscale Boots
  • Chromatic Gauntlets
  • Corehound Boots
  • Lava Belt
  • Molten Belt
  • Molten Helm


  • Flarecore Leggings
  • Flarecore Mantle
  • Flarecore Robe

Objective of

Lava Core is needed for the following quests:

  • N [60] Favor Amongst the Brotherhood, Lava Core


  • The drop rate for this item seems to have been substantially nerfed since the release of Cataclysm Cataclysm.

External links