Non-Raid Transmog Weapons: Two-Hand Axes

There seems to be no shortage of cool looking two-hand axes, so here is a huge list of some awesome choices. Lots of options!

Non-Raid Two-Hand Axes

Ghostly Battle Axe
Required Level: 66
Source: Bind-on-Equip

This interesting-looking axe comes in a few different color schemes.
Lucky Strike Axe
Required Level: 57
Source: Bind-on-Equip
Ogre Splitting Axe
Required Level: 61
Source: Bind-on-Equip
Razorwind Broadaxe
Required Level: 77
Source: Bind-on-Equip

This unremarkable axe is actually pretty detailed, and should be fairly easy to obtain. It shares a model with Angerfang Broadaxe, Bladefist Broadaxe, Rustmaul Broadaxe and Splinterspear Broadaxe, all green quality and Bind-on-Equip axes.
Arcanite Reaper
Required Level: 58
Source: Blacksmithing

This classic axe is commonly seen on Warlock Felguards, and as its heirloom cousin, the Bloodied Arcanite Reaper (purchasable for 3500 JP or 95 Champion's Seals).
Nightfall
Required Level: 60
Source: Blacksmithing

A fiery recolor of the Arcanite Reaper. Pretty cool-looking, but painful mats.
The Blade of Harbingers
Required Level: 70
Source: Vendor

Very distinctive, unique model, and quite easy to get. Nicely detailed and shiny!
The Burning Crusader
Required Level: 68
Source: Quest

This cool floating-crystal model is obtained from a Netherstorm group quest.
Ingvar's Monolithic Cleaver
Required Level: 70
Source: Utgarde Keep

Massive Northrend axe, definitely looks like you mean business. 28% drop rate. Shares a model with Captain Carver's Persuader (Bind-on-Equip), and Wyrmclaw Battleaxe, which drops from regular Oculus at a 21% drop rate.
Axe of Frozen Death
Required Level: 68
Source: Quest (Horde, Alliance)

Huge single-bladed model, mean-looking. Shares a model with Edge of Oblivion, which drops from Heroic Old Kingdom at a 24% drop rate.
Crow Wing Reaper
Required Level: 68
Source: Sethekk Halls (Normal and Heroic)

Pretty cool spectral-looking axe. 13% drop rate on Normal, 15% on Heroic. Shares a model with Axe of Shattered Dreams, which drops from Normal Magister's Terrace at a 16% drop rate.
Crystalforged War Axe
Required Level: 69
Source: Bind-on-Equip

This very distinctive axe screams Burning Crusade, and is a unique model. It's BoE, but can usually be found on the Auction House for a reasonable price.
Glorious War-Axe
Required Level: 65
Source: Bind-on-Equip

Another very distinctive Burning Crusade weapon, that is also quite common on the Auction House. A yellow recolor, Legionfoe, is purchasable from Eldara Dawnrunner and requires Revered with the Shattered Sun Offensive, and a pink/purple recolor, Skyforged Great Axe, is available through Blacksmithing.
De-Raged Waraxe
Required Level: 75
Source: Quest

Badass axe model, and also unique!
Ethereum Nexus-Reaver
Required Level: 70
Source: Rare Spawn

This unique axe drops off a boss-level Fel Reaver in Shadowmoon Valley. It used to require a raid to kill, but now it's quite possible to solo or duo it. Has a 23% chance of dropping the axe.
Fanged Axe
Required Level: 65
Source: Quest (Horde, Alliance)

This hatchet/tomahawk-style axe is a unique model, found only from doing these quests in Blade's Edge.
Felsteel Reaper
Required Level: 70
Source: Blacksmithing

Very interesting eagle design on this large axe, tinged red. Recolors include the silver Spiked Battle Axe (Bind-on-Equip), and the silver-bladed, yellow-center Grand Marshal's Sunderer (Alliance-only), purchasable for 290 honor.
Gravestone War Axe
Required Level: 40
Source: Scholomance

This amazing axe is literally a tombstone. How cool is that? It has a 32% drop rate. There is also a Bind-on-Equip reskin, Manslayer, but its tombstone is plain and has no markings.
Greataxe of Stonard
Required Level: 52
Source: Quest (Horde)

This tombstone axe is Horde-only, and has a cool little skull on the tombstone. Perfect for a Forsaken.
Hellscream's Will
Required Level: 70
Source: Vendor

This Horde-only axe is huge and very memorable. Requires Exalted with Mag'har, base price of 52g 23s 58c. Also available is the identical-looking Treant's Bane, which drops during a Dire Maul tribute run but at a crazy low 0.5% drop rate.
Huge Thorium Battleaxe
Required Level: 51
Source: Blacksmithing

Recolor of Hellscream's Will.
Honed Voidaxe
Required Level: 65
Source: Quest

Very distinctive Burning Crusade axe. Shares a model with only a Horde-only one-hand axe.
Axe of the Nexus-Kings
Required Level: 70
Source: Heroic Mana-Tombs

Quite a detailed, elegant look on this unique axe model. Has a 15% drop rate.
Reaver of the Infinites
Required Level: 70
Source: Heroic Escape from Durnholde

This bizarre axe is a unique model, and has a 14% drop rate.
Colossal Skull-Clad Cleaver
Required Level: 80
Source: Heroic Halls of Lightning

This giant mass of blades and spikes and feathers has a 23% drop rate from Loken in Halls of Lightning. It shares a model with Edge of Ruin, which drops from Heroic Trial of the Champion at a 14% drop rate.
The Blackrock Slicer
Required Level: 55
Source: Blackrock Spire

Yes, this is a giant razor blade. Pretty awesome. Also available as a green-quality Bind-on-Equip item, Razor Axe, which looks the same except it has an orange handle.
Torn-Heart Axe of Battle
Required Level: 68
Source: Quest

This green-glowing axe has a semi-transparent blade, and seems very demonic. Also a unique model.
Tyrannical Beheader
Required Level: 80
Source: Heroic Pit of Saron

Very intricate, detailed unique model. Has a 26% drop rate.
Warsong Howling Axe
Required Level: 61
Source: Blood Furnace

Unique model. Looks a bit like a miniature version of Garrosh's axe, Gorehowl. Has a 18% drop rate.

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    Redbeard

    @Rades--

    Title of the list still has "swords" in it.

    November 26, 2011 at 8:52 PM

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    Rades

    Thanks for the catch - fixed!

    November 26, 2011 at 9:40 PM

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    Anonymous

    I can see you have spent as much time browsing axes in WoWmodelviewer as I have.

    *puts hand on shoulder, nods*

    You serve The Horde well, brother.

    November 26, 2011 at 11:33 PM

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    Jamin

    De-Raged Waraxe. Does it for me :)

    - Jamin

    November 28, 2011 at 12:33 AM

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    Vincent

    U forgot to add http://www.wowhead.com/item=19354 That one's epic as hell

    April 4, 2012 at 12:09 AM

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    Terje Lunde

    Torn-Heart Axe of Battle is not a unique model, it shares model with the Gladiator 2h axe. It's just a recolourr.

    August 20, 2012 at 4:07 PM