Mining and gems?

90 Undead Warrior
14705
I musta missed it in the notes somewhere, but can someone confirm for me that gems no longer drop from mining nodes.
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90 Draenei Shaman
7315
No gems in nodes unless you have Ancient Pandaren Mining Pick and from what I've heard it's a very slim chance to get gems.
Edited by Bluëwafflë on 10/5/2012 12:06 PM PDT
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90 Night Elf Rogue
9480
They don't unless you get the Ancient Pandaren Mining Pick, which is a rare spawn inside the Greenstone Quarry in Jade Forest.

Also from what I understand, even with the pick the drop rate on gems is horrid, and half of that horrid drop rate will consist of common gems.

I still want it on my gatherer, but I'm not going to go out of my way to camp it, lol.
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90 Undead Warrior
10190
Big deal. Just prospect them. Ghost iron is only slightly more common than dirt.
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