Gathering Guides

Sorrowmoss Gathering Route in Swamp of Sorrows

Sorrowmoss Gathering

Even though there are loads of Sorrowmoss in Swamp of Sorrows, and this herb is quite easy to gather, very few people farm it. Its price usually stays rather high compared to other herbs. Therefore, here’s a short WoW guide to gather Sorrowmoss. Requirements: Minimum level 55; Herbalism: minimum 285 skill; At least epic ground mount. Where to go: If you play Horde, teleport to ... Read More »

Twilight Highlands Mining Route for Elementium and Pyrite

Twilight Highlands Mining

Since Elementium Ore and Pyrite Ore aren’t the top minerals in the game, players have stopped farming them intensively. Therefore, their average price has begun to slowly grow. Requirements: Minimum level 85; Mining: 525 skill; Minimum 280% flying speed and Azerothian flying; Mining pick; The Gatherer Addon (optional). Where to go: Use the portal to Twilight Highlands from Stormwind City (Alliance) to teleport to Highbank ... Read More »

Herb Gathering Route for Blindweed


Blindweed was the number one herb in Swamp of Sorrows prior to 4.0.1, but with the changes brought to the game in Cataclysm, its place was taken by Sorrowmoss in this area. Therefore, a good place to gather Blindweed is at Jademir Lake, in Feralas. Here’s a brief WoW gathering guide for this herb. Requirements: Minimum level 35; Herbalism: minimum level 235; At least normal ... Read More »

Best Light and Medium Leather Skinning Spot


Although I have labelled this spot as the best spot for skinning Medium Leather and Light Leather, this is much more than a farming spot for leather. You will also get here tons of Wool Cloth and Linen Cloth, green transmog items and other useful stuff. Here’s where you have to go, and what to do. Requirements: Minimum level 50; Skinning: minimum 75 skill; Skinning ... Read More »

Herbalism: Semi-AFK Goldthorn Farming Method

Gathering Goldthorn in Desolace

Ever since Cataclysm was released, Goldthorn has become quite a scarce herb, due to various changes in the game. This herb is quite necessary for low level Alchemy skill ups, and many players would need at least two stacks to advance their skill in this profession. But since not many players gather it, and because it’s rather hard to find, the price for Goldthorn almost ... Read More »

Badlands – Mithril Ore Mining Route


Even though you probably won’t make buckets of gold by mining Iron Ore or Mithril Ore and selling it, this route has to be here, because Mithril is quite an important mineral in some of the WoW crafts. So, whether you will farm it for yourself to boost your Engineering or Blacksmithing, or just to sell it in AH, here’s an excellent route for it ... Read More »

Vashj’ir Herbalism Route for Stormvine and Azshara’s Veil

Vashj'ir Herb Gathering

Herbs in the sunken world of Vashj’ir usually sell for higher prices than other herbs in the Cataclysm zones, because not many players like to hang around for too long under water. In general, most players who gather minerals in Vashj’ir, or herbs, are just passing through, getting their entry level Cataclysm XP. That’s also one of the main reasons why there’s a shortage of ... Read More »

How To Make 5000+ Gold With Fishing

Skettis, Terokkar Forest

This is a luck-based WoW gold farming method, and if you are not lucky, it may turn out to be quite a waste of time. However, if you do happen to be lucky, and fish the right thing you can make over 5000 gold in a few minutes. I’m talking about fishing for Mr. Pinchy, a magical fish (or a magical crayfish, to be more ... Read More »

Dire Maul North Instance Farming Guide – Rugged Leather Skinning


Update: The level of Grodok Hounds was downgraded to 44, thus they now drop Thick Leather and Heavy Leather. They no longer drop Rugged Leather.  One of the best places in the game to farm Rugged Leather is in Dire Maul North. The only downside to it is that you can only do 5 runs and then you’ll be on instance lockout for an hour. ... Read More »

Vanilla Herbalism Guide – Ghost Mushrooms

Ghost Mushrooms Featured Image

Although Ghost Mushrooms aren’t typically on high demand, not many players farm them. Therefore, there’s usually a shortage of these mushrooms, and most of the time you can set them for a high price. Back in the day, these shrooms were quite difficult to gather, and Maraudon was one of the best places. However, beginning with Cataclysm, a few other good spots for Ghost Mushrooms ... Read More »

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