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  • Supports: 6.1.0
  • 849,373 Total Downloads
  • Updated 03/16/2015
  • Created 02/05/2011
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: GNU General Public License version 3 (GPLv3)
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About Loremaster

New Loremaster

Starting with the Loremaster release for 5.4, Loremaster will require the use of the Grail addon to provide quest data. The interface and functionality will remain basically the same, but because quest information will be taken from Grail, the goal is to provide more up-to-date information for Loremaster. Please create a ticket if you find problems with the quest information. If there are interface problems, or functionality problems with Loremaster please comment here.


Loremaster helps you locate any quests you are missing from any Loremaster achievement. The database contains over 5,600 quests extracted from Wowhead but excludes any that do not count towards a Loremaster achievement. Please note this addon is intended to be used after you have finished questing through the usual methods and are looking for quests to complete the achievement. If you try to use it an area you haven't quested in before, it will get very confusing, very quickly.

Loremaster also includes an option to display the locations of questgivers for incomplete quests on the main game map.

Please note: Loremaster does not know if you have completed any prerequisite breadcrumb trails or achieved any required faction levels, that's up to you to determine with the help of the information that Loremaster presents to you.

Loremaster is a standalone addon, but is much more effective when used with excellent TomTom and LightHeaded addons which Loremaster will interact with.

If LightHeaded is not installed, Loremaster will generate a link for the selected quest that you can paste into your web browser to take you straight to the relevant page on Wowhead.

Using Loremaster

Loremaster can be displayed using one of three methods

  1. Open your Quest Log and click the Loremaster button at the bottom
  2. Click the Data Broker button if you have a data broker addon installed (see below)
  3. Type /lm or /lm show

Quests are colour coded as follows:

  • The quest begins a series
  • <White> The quest is a standalone quest
  • The quest begins with an item drop
  • The quest is part of a series

Bug Reports / Change Requests

If you find any bugs, any quest information that is incorrect (wrong zone, doesn't count for Loremaster, quest missing etc), or have any new feature requests, please use this link to report them:

Data Broker

Loremaster includes Data Broker support. This provides one click access to the interface and right click access to a drop down menu.

NOTE: To see the Data Broker features, you will need to use a Data Broker Display addon, such as Bazooka, Button Bin, Fortress or Chocolate Bar.

Slash commands

Loremaster supports /lm or /loremaster

  • /lm or /lm show - Display the Loremaster interface
  • /lm hide - Hide the Loremaster interface
  • /lm reset - Reset and rebuild Loremaster's available quest list


Loremaster is currently localised for enUS, ruRU, frFR and deDE. If you would like to contribute to translating Loremaster, please use the following link:

Please note that the quest names and NPC names are not included in the locale and will still appear in English.


  • Logical/Martin for help with bugs and data collection
  • StingerSoft/KVVV for the Russian translation
  • Rylanor for the French translation
  • Eerazor for the German translation
  • Iollan for quest corrections and testing
Corrects the problem where the tooltip does not disappear when the mouse exits. 004
More changes for Loremaster.MainFrame to exist.
Changes TomTom call to allow for zones with the same name not to cause problems.

Changes to support WoD.
Changes LoremasterMainFrame to Loremaster.MainFrame so references should exist.

Adds a Loremaster button to the top of Blizzard's new quest panel in the map.
Moves some initialization to ADDON_LOADED to work around a reported problem with the /lm slash command.

Updates Loremaster to use beta versions of Grail in preparation for WoD release.

   Adds check to ensure an acceptable version of Grail is loaded.
   Fixes the problem where the Lightheaded panel would not be displayed properly.

The initial release of Loremaster using Grail as the backend quest database.

Changed: ToC update for 5.3
Changed: ToC update for data
Changed: ToC update for 5.2
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data
Fixed: Ticket 29
Fixed: Quests incorrectly flagged as both Horde and Alliance, reported by bill_med87
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data Changed: Update ToC for 5.1
Changed: Italian locale changes
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Quest and updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Quest and locale updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Increased locale support
Changed: Quest updates thanks to submitted data
Changed: Activated Pandaria
Fixed: Additional bugs identified by Logical
Fixed: Ticket 24 by Logical
Changed: Removed LibBabbleZone dependancy
Fixed: Ticket 23 by Elegos87
Fixed: Ticket 22 by GoatBert
MoP Update
  • Changed: Obsolete quests removed, quests corrected, reported by DKong27
  • Changed: Obsolete Kalimdor quests removed, reported by bloodangeldk
  • Changed: Obsolete Outland quests removed, reported by DKong27
  • Fixed: Incorrect faction fixed for Hellfire quest, Breadcrumb detection added to Naladu quest, reported by DKong27
  • Changed: Obsolete Outland quests removed, reported by Wildcard_25
  • Changed: ToC updated for 4.3
  • Changed: Main frame level increased
  • Fixed: Terrokar quests corrected, reported by Martinboy
  • Fixed: Race names fix
  • Fixed: Quest location markers should now function correctly
  • Added: Reset button on main interface window as requested by Iollan
  • Changed: Quest changes thanks to Iollan
  • Changed: Loremaster now filters available quests by class and race
  • Changed: Quest location markers temporarily disabled whilst bugs are worked on
  • Changed: Minor quest changes
  • Added: Option to show location of incomplete quests on the game map
  • Changed: Minor quest changes
  • Changed: Localisations should be picked up from Curseforge automatically each release
  • Changed: Minor interface enhancements
  • Changed: ToC updated for 4.2.0
  • Fixed: Quest corrections reported by Raptor98
  • Fixed: Incorrect toc version in Loremaster data, reported by Ggamache
  • Changed: ToC updated for 4.1.0
  • Fixed: Missing Dustwallow Marsh Horde quests reported by Fuzzykiller
  • Changed: Removed Hero's Call and Warchief's Command quests
  • Fixed: Packager externals issue
  • Fixed: Missing locale entries for non-English locales reported by StingerSoft
  • Changed: Update Russian translations - thanks KVVV
  • Changed: Quests updated
  • Fixed: Corrected toc version number error
  • Fixed: Bug preventing equivalent quests being removed upon completion
  • Fixed: Frame level bug reported by Bodrake
  • Added: German locale - thanks Eerazor
  • Fixed: Data broker library reference - reported by bodrake
  • Added: French locale - thanks Rylanor
  • Changed: Handling on non-English locales
  • Fixed: Bug reported by Pappas
  • Changed: ToC updates
  • Initial Release


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  • #131

    OK. For those of you seeing a bug, could you please raise a ticket with as much information as possible, including client language. I am completely unable to replicate any problems at the moment, so it may be client specific or I may be just missing something silly. It could also be useful if you would include the contents of:

    World Of Warcraft/Logs/FrameXML.log

    This contains details of problems with addons during loading. It looks like Loremaster's main frame is not being created, there are any number of reasons this could be happening, but since I can't reproduce it I'm totally reliant on data from those of you who can.

  • #129

    Date: 2012-09-26 00:47:58
    ID: 2
    Error occured in: Global
    Count: 1
    Message: ...nterface\AddOns\Loremaster\modules\slashcommands.lua line 31:
    attempt to index global 'LoremasterMainFrame' (a nil value)
    [C]: ?
    ...nterface\AddOns\Loremaster\modules\slashcommands.lua:31: chatCommand()
    Loremaster\modules\events.lua:103: ?()
    ..\FrameXML\ChatFrame.lua:4358: ChatEdit_ParseText()
    ..\FrameXML\ChatFrame.lua:4052: ChatEdit_SendText()
    ..\FrameXML\ChatFrame.lua:4091: ChatEdit_OnEnterPressed()
    [string "*:OnEnterPressed"]:1:
    [string "*:OnEnterPressed"]:1

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    Decursive, v2.7.2
    HealBot, v5.0.5.1
    Loremaster, vv5.0.0.2
    MageNuggets, v3.04
    Omen, v3.1.7
    OmniCC, v5.0.4
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  • #127

    Just tried it out, first off I had to fix a lua error that you missed, also, it doesnt show up any quests at all in the windows, just the name "Pandaria", greyed out in the top-left box.

  • #128

    Are you definately running the latest release version? I've just tried running this from the downloaded verison with Loremaster as the only addon and it functions perfectly for me.

    If you are seeing a bug, please file a ticket here, providing as much detail as possible so I can investigate further:

    Last edited by Deepac on 9/25/2012 12:25:15 PM
  • #130

    I'm seeing the same thing. I disabled all add-ons and loremaster won't show up on one toon and the other toon that it will show up on, just shows it grayed out. I'ved deleted my WTF folder and un-installed\reinstalled. Though I am doing it via the Curse client

    Oddly it was working fine in 5.04 and I just disabled it from the add-on screen. Not sure what changed and what other add-on it keeping it from working under the character it was working under..

  • #125


    My game is in French but quests listed are in english. And icons quests doesn't appears on my map :/

  • #126

    As shown in the addon description, quest and npc names are in English only. The reason for this is that there are over 6000 quests currently in Loremaster and storing translations for the 11 current WoW locales would result in an enormous addon. Unfortuntately I know of no way to get the quest title in game until you actually have it in your log.

    As far as the icons are concerned, have you checked the option to show them? If you have and they are still not showing, let me know and I will investigate further.

    Last edited by Deepac on 9/24/2012 1:25:28 AM
  • #121

    Awesome addon - thx for all your hard work.

    Request: Some method of making the Quests appear for those characters who "have not" already earned the Loremaster title.

    Due to the recent account wide achv shares - it is messing up Loremaster for my other toons.

  • #122

    The trouble is that Loremaster and it's associated achievements are now account-wide, so there is no way to detect which characters would otherwise not have gained a specific achievement without counting all qualifying quests for each zone - something I'll look into the practicality of later (as it's just dawned on me as I type Laughing). In the meantime your only option is to change Loremaster's setting that hides completed achievments.

  • #120

    LoreMaster seems not to work with 5.0.5 - hopeing for a fix soon ! 

  • #123

    I'm not seeing any problems specific to 5.0.5. Can you be more specific and perhaps raise a ticket with any error information you may have please?

  • #118

    I love this addon. My main has completed just shy of 10,000 quests and this addon has helped me immensely 
    Having said that, I hope you don't mind a request. 
    Most of the zones still have exclamation marks because I missed a breadcrumb quest. Is there any way you could mark breadcrumb quests, and any quests that will be unobtainable once a later quest has been completed, as a different color so that we can complete these quests first. 
    Thanks again for an awesome addon

  • #113

    Hmm - must be my fault, but it doesn't show me any quest at all in the LM-window. It asks to query the completed quests from the server, but it still shows nothing afterwards.

    Where's my mistake? It should be all up to date, and the LM Database ain't marked as depreviated.

  • #114

    Sorry - there is a bug preventing quests from showing properly - I'll do some investigation and try to get it sorted as soon as possible

  • #117

    Hmm... that might be an answer for my Horde-toons...

    But it shouldn't count for my small Ally, which is the first of his kind in my tiny toon-family. Anyway I will check that, thanks bunches!

    EDIT: Okay, I checked it out - I unchecked the first of the LM-options (about the completed achievements), and now it all works like a charm. I guess that was, what you meant, right? Thanks for your kind help!!  =o)

    Last edited by MaxGnome on 9/5/2012 3:41:19 PM
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