This item has an extremely low (1% - 2%) chance to be found inside Alexstrasza's Gift after defeating Malygos in The Eye of Eternity. It can drop in either the 10-player or 25-player version of the instance.
- Cataclysm Patch 4.0.3 (patch date::15-Nov-2010): Reins of the Azure Drake will once again drop in the 25-man version only.
- Pilt:WoW Icon 16x16.gif Hotfix (2010-01-05): "...The Reins of the Azure Drake will have a chance of dropping in both 10- and 25-player versions of The Eye of Eternity."
- TBC/WotLK Patch 3.0.2 (patch date::14-Oct-2008): Added.