Maw of Souls

LFD Level: 110 (Heroic/Mythic Level: 110)
Minimum Level: 110

To complete Looking for Dungeon (LFD) you need to ‘Defeat Helya’.
This dungeon is also known as Helheim.
There can be rare bosses (stars on map) & treasures (chest on minimap) found around the dungeon.

Click for Dungeon Entrance:


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When you run over the small bridge (just before boss 1) careful because a group of birds will fly down, kill these before pulling more trash packs.
Once defeated boss 1 click the horn on the stone (Echoing Horn of the Damned). You will be taken to the ship after a cut scene.

You will start inside a Barnacled Cage, click the cage to free yourself.
One of 2 doors will be open to go up to the top deck.

Just before jumping down to the final boss you will need to defeat mini boss Skjal.


1. Ymiron, the Fallen King2. Harbaron3. HelyaTrash

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/i Tank use active mitigation for Dark Slash. Move away from boss for Screams of the Dead (fears everyone within purple circle). Careful of knock back Winds of Northrend, dont have your back to any purple ghosts.

Heroic/Mythic Differences: Any remaining Essences of Bane (purple ghosts) will turn into Risen Warriors, focus kill them. Soak some Banes to stop too many warriors spawning, careful how many soak because deals high damage.

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/i Cosmic Scythe focuses a random player, dodge the line of weapons. Fragment stuns a player & spawns 2 adds, focus kill these soul adds. Kill Servitor adds that spawn, interrupt Void Snap.

Heroic/Mythic Differences: Boss casts Nether Rip under players, move away from these purple patches.

This fight has 2 phases. Phase 1: Tenticles. Phase 2: Push back, front of ship is broken & then boss is attackable.

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/i Focus kill Destructor Tentacles, then Grasping Tentacles. Stay away from holes in floor. Healer dispel Taint of the Sea dot. Interrupt Torrent. Aims frontal cone Corrupted Bellow in direction she facing, move opposite side. Avoid blue swirls on floor.


Heroic/Mythic Differences: Taint of the Sea dot will leave green swirl & deals damage to whole party, healer dispel this when your group has high enough health to take the damage.
Brackwater Barrage is a green frontal cone aimed at the sides of the ship, to avoid this run to the opposite side her casting hand is facing towards.

Below are some notable trash casts:

Seacursed Slaver: If pulled in by Barbed Spear move away (leaves bleed & slow effect on all nearby). Avoid blue swirls on ground.
Seacursed Soulkeeper: Avoid standing in path of Defiant Strike.

Waterlogged Soul Guard: Interrupt Soul Siphon.
Seacursed Swiftblade: Move away from Deceptive Strike (ghostly clone).

Night Watch Mariner: Does high aoe damage with lantern.

The Grimewalker: Avoid Bile Breath (green cone), leaves stacking disease on tank. Move away from green patches on ground, they grow over time too.

Seacursed Mistmaiden: Interrupt Torrent of Souls (heal).

Helarjar Champion: Interrupt Bone Chilling Scream (fear).
Helarjar Mistcaller: Interrupt Whirlpool of Souls (heal).

Mini Boss > Skjal: A line of ghostly clones will move towards a player, move away from this. Interrupt Debilitating Shout. Tank pick up adds that spawn.



AchievementsFun Facts

Mini guides for the more detailed Achievements.

Helheim Hath No Fury
Instant Karma
Poor Unfortunate Souls


Fun stuff you can find while exploring the Dungeons.

Ymiron, the Fallen King