The Doomstone is a quest item for . One of its properties is the ability to absorb a great deal of energy, and the Twilight's Hammer attempted to use it to destroy Thousand Needles with an explosion by overloading the stone and amplifying the power through Animus. When Animus was killed, the Doomstone was delivered to Magatha Grimtotem.
Several years later, the Doomstone was taken by the Burning Legion and Magatha was forced to turn to the Earthen Ring for aid. When the Doomstone was retrieved, the Farseer of the Earthen Ring refused to return it to Magatha, and so Magatha followed them to the Heart of Azeroth at the Maelstrom, unwilling to let the Doomstone out of her sight. The power of the Doomstone was used on the Broken Shore to defeat Barastagax the Flamecleaver, after which the Elemental Lords decided that its power was too great and it should be kept under their watch at the Heart of Azeroth. Magatha did not like this and stayed at the Maelstrom near the stone.
This item is dropped by Animus during .
- Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Added.