Ahn’kahet: The Old Kingdom

Level:
LFD Level: 71 – 80 (Heroic Level: 80)
Minimum Level: 70
Timewalking Level: 81+

Notes:
To complete Looking for Dungeon (LFD) you need to ‘Defeat Herald Volazj’.

Click for Dungeon Entrance:

You can find Ahn’kahet: The Old Kingdom dungeon within Dragonblight.
The coordinates are (26.7,50.4)

Azjol-Nerub-Dungeon-Entrance-Map

Make your way to Azjol Nerub on map then go down into the hole in the ground, this will take you to The Pit of Narjun.

Azjol-Nerub-Entrance-Door

You can follow the path through the tunnel or jump down one of the holes, this will take you near to the dungeon entrance.

Next to the summon stone there is a path, go down the path into the room where the dungeon is.

You should see the portal entrance.

Ahn-kahet-The-Old-Kingdom-Entrance-Portal

Route:

Map 1

In the Befouled Terrace you need to deactivate x2 Ancient Nerubian Devices. They are located on two platforms, deactivate them to fight 2nd boss Prince Taldaram.

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Bosses:

1. Elder Nadox2. Prince Taldaram3. Amanitar (Heroic Boss)4. Jedoga Shadowseeker5. Herald Volazj

Elder-Nadox-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Deals ticking nature damage to a player. Kill Swarmers quickly to avoid boss enraging them with Brood Rage. Kill Guardians away from other mobs.

Prince-Taldaram-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Flame Sphere floats towards a player & does fire damage. Boss vanishes then appears behind a player. Embrace of the Vampyr deals ticking shadow damage & stuns.

Amanitar-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Roots a player & deals ticking nature damage. When shrinks all players kill Potent Fungus. Poisonous Mushroom release Poison Clouds when killed.

Jedoga-Shadowseeker-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Spins hitting all nearby players & knocks back. Avoid lightning cloud on floor. Uses Lightning Bolt. Kill Volunteers before they reach boss.

Herald-Volazi-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Inflicts lots of high shadow damage. During Insanity you need to kill all the Twisted Visages of your allies.

Other:

AchievementsFun Facts

Mini guides for the more detailed Achievements.

Respect Your Elders

Ahnkahet-The-Old-Kingdom-Respect-Your-Elders-Achievement

Must be on Heroic difficulty.

Defeat Elder Nadox without killing any Ahn’kahar Guardians.

Make sure you kill all trash mobs on the way to bosses room (usually the right paths), including anywhere you might pull him (like the right side dead end platforms) just to be safe.

When reach boss room you will have plenty of kiting space, kite the boss far enough away so you have enough time to attack him before the Guardian can run and catch up. If the Guardian is near the boss he is immune and can take no damage.

This achievement goes towards ‘Glory of the Hero’.

Volazj's Quick Demise

Ahnkahet-The-Old-Kingdom-Volazjs-Quick-Demise-Achievement

Must be on Heroic difficulty.

Defeat Herald Volazj in 2 minutes or less.

Use any damage increase spells like Bloodlust, Heroism at beginning and nuke boss as much as possible.

Nuke the adds fast during Insanity and get back on boss. If you reach a second Insanity and boss is below 33% health you can all ignore the adds and attack boss instead if you running out of time.

Also stay stacked for adds as you can aoe them down fast if need to.

This achievement goes towards ‘Glory of the Hero’.

Volunteer Work

Ahnkahet-The-Old-Kingdom-Volunteer-Work-Achievement

Must be on Heroic difficulty.

Defeat Jedoga Shadowseeker without killing any Twilight Volunteers.

Use any damage increase spells like Bloodlust, Heroism at beginning and nuke boss as much as possible.

When she summons Volunteers at 50% health do not kill them and let them be sacrificed.

The tank should have the aggro for boss so heal tank to full health and then if tank runs far to one side of room this will waste a few seconds of her enrage when she chases you.

Melee be careful of her Cyclone Strike, use a Disarm/Dismantle to avoid these.

This achievement goes towards ‘Glory of the Hero’.

 

Fun stuff you can find while exploring the Dungeons.

Circle of Faces

When you go into the Hall of the Conquered Kings you will see a circle pool in middle.

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The water ripples then if you look closely you will see faces appear in the water.

Back Passage

After you kill the final boss Herald Volazj. There will be a path that leads up a web.

Take this path to reach a small portal.

Ahnkahet-The-Old-Kingdom-Back-Exit-Map

Go through the portal and it will take you to another part of the Azjol-Nerub tunnels (where the dungeons are located) in Dragonblight.

This back portal will allow you to leave the dungeon quicker if you wanted to go back in and reset dungeon.