Upper Return to Karazhan

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

To complete Looking for Dungeon (LFD) you need to ‘Defeat Viz’aduum the Watcher’.
There can be rare bosses (stars on map) & treasures (chest on minimap) found around the dungeon.
There is no ‘Normal’ mode for the Upper Return to Karazhan dungeon, only ‘Heroic’ & ‘Mythic’

Click for Dungeon Entrance:

If you want to do Upper Return to Karazhan Heroic you must use the looking for dungeon tool.

If you decide to enter the Karazhan Side Entrance manually you will be in the full Mythic Return to Karazhan Dungeon (Lower & Upper together).

You can find the Return to Karazhan dungeon entrance within Deadwind Pass, Eastern Kingdoms.

The coordinates are (46.8, 70.1)

Head to Deadwind Pass (found between Duskwood & Swamp of Sorrows) and go towards the tall tower. You can take the stairs up to the top or fly straight over to the bridge.

The bridge will have the Karazhan Side Entrance, you will see the portal entrance.


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To defeat the chess event you must kill the king. To make him vulnerable, kill any of his minions first.


1. The Curator2. Shade of Medivh3. Mana Devourer4. Viz'aduum the Watcher

Copy/Paste Macro:
/i Move together around the room. Avoid swirls & blue patches on floor. Focus kill adds. Lust on Evocation, nuke boss.

Copy/Paste Macro:
/i Interrupt Frostbite & Piercing Missiles. Keep moving/jump when ice (Ceaseless Winter) is on floor. Dont move when Flamewreath circle is cast on you & dont overlap another players. Focus kill adds. Move red circle (Inferno Bolt) away from others.

Copy/Paste Macro:
/i During Coalesce Power pick up mana bubbles (3 stacks max) then stand in the purple swirls to shrink them.
Avoid standing in Arcane Bombs (purple circles).

Copy/Paste Macro:
/i Player with Chaotic Shadows move away, avoid the purple orbs. Dodge green eye beam (Disintegrate). Avoid green swirls on floor. Use portal 1. Run forward & take cover on sides to dodge green eye beam. Use portal 2. Tank take adds to boss, pop Lust.



Mini guides for the more detailed Achievements.

All of these are only available in the full mythic difficulty run of return to karazhan.

One Night in Karazhan

Mythic difficulty only.

You need to speak with the Image of Medivh after clicking on the four soul fragments scattered around karazhan.

Burn After Reading

Mythic difficulty only.

You need to collect all 4 Sealed Tomes.

After defeating the Mana Devourer (boss 3) look around the room to fine the Sealed Tomes, they are different colored books that spawn around the room.

Scared Straight

Mythic difficulty only.

You need to defeat the Shade of Medivh while all the party members have Paranoid.

To get the Paranoid buff players need to read and click the book called ‘Terrifying Stories to Tell at Night’ which is on the floor to the left of the entrance to the Guardian’s Library (Shade of Medivh room).

Only engage boss when everyone in your party has the Paranoid buff.

When you move Paranoid will make you move forwards and unable to stop moving for 5 seconds, you can control your direction though.

The Rat Pack

Mythic difficulty only.

You need to defeat the Mana Devourer (boss 3) while the entire party is riding a Rodents of Usual Size.

There is a total of 5 rats around the dungeon found after The Curator boss. Each player click a rat to loot into your inventory.

Only use from your bag when you are about to pull the Mana Devourer boss, you can cast while mounted so make sure entire party is mounted and kill the boss to receive achievement.