Maxnar the Ashmaw <Wyrmcult Patriarch> is a level 68 black drakonid found in Blackwing Coven in Blade's Edge Mountains. He is of the dragonkin, half-man, half-dragon.
Maxnar, known as the Ashmaw, is the leader of the Blackwing Wyrmcultists. The druids of Evergrove ask that any able adventurers slay him.
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It is unclear if Maxnar's description is literal or figurative. If literal it may refer to the fact that dragonspawn are part human, if figurative it may only apply to his "appearance".