Not to that particular zone. No zone has been created with the idea that the same person will only be able to do the content after they get a particular weapon. Not a single one.
Some of us are actually alpha testers.
Once again, it was brought in line with the effort involved in attaining it and the content it was being acquired from. What, did you think you needed a 400+ item level for Nazjatar?
Sorry but it is welfare gear and it leads to people like you crying on the forums when they don’t receive their handouts.