Druids of the Flame
|A druid of the flame|
|Base of operations|
|Theater of operations|
The Druids of the Flame are a sect of druids loyal to the Firelord, led by his new majordomo . These vile creatures have turned their backs on 's teachings and now worship the Fire Lord, Ragnaros. Twisted by his insane power, they desire nothing more than to bury everything in ash. They operate mainly in the Firelands. Before , explicitly refers to them as members of the Twilight's Hammer, and Fandral claims to answer to the Twilight Prophet.
With Ragnaros and a great deal of the Druids of Flame slain (among them its leadership) it is unknown what the current status of the group is, or if it even still exists at all.
Abilities and equipment
To the untrained eye, a flame druid's staff would be indistinguishable from any druid's staff. Their idols signify their tie to the element of fire, and they carry spellbooks which detail their strange spells.
Flame druids mostly use fire-oriented spells. Much like normal druids, they are capable of shapeshifting into animal forms, but their forms are always fiery versions of the animal in question.
|Archdruid of the Flame||Deceased-Killable||Various Locations|
|Lieutenant of Fandral||Deceased-Killable||Various Locations|
|Lieutenant of Flame||Killable||Ragnaros' Reach, Molten Front|
|Prophet who appears in the Molten Front||Alive||Ashen Fields, Molten Front|
- Players may change into a Druid of the Flame with .
- Druid players can harness the essence of fire granted to the Druids of the Flame, thus making their appear as a flame druid's fire cat form, by using , or by equipping .
Since was inducted into the organization due to being highly disillusioned with 's passive stance in regards to the Horde, it is possible that other members of the Druids of the Flame joined for similar reasons. It is also possible the Druids of the Flame are holdout loyalists of Fandral Staghelm after the events of Stormrage, and that their emergence is an escalation of the schism that existed between and Fandral during Malfurion's absence.