Raid Instances

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Reign of Shadows Raids

  • Make sure you pick up your weekly quests from the NPCs located at -657.41 5.49 -314.58 in The City of Fordel Midst
  • The Epic Hallmark quest "A Bounty is in Order" can be purchased from the merchant Vashlyn in Echo Caverns at -61.94 177.41 -107.48. It will cost 250 Bazaar Crowns.

Resolve requirements are listed below.

Tier Named Zone Boss
1 ? 5085
2 5085 5190

Normal Mode Specifics

All strats mentioned default to the 'normal' difficulty encounters. If there are Expert or Challenge mode differences, they will be mentioned specifically on a per-mob basis.

Challenge Mode Specifics

Specify Challenge specific differences.

Echo Caverns: Expedition Precarious

  • Zone in is located at /waypoint 21.92 116.65 -197.64 in Echo Caverns by clicking on a paper on the wall.
  • Speak with pops when you first get in to update quest and initiate the radidventure. Pops' first location is /waypoint 21.99 115.82 -208.53
  • Follow Pops and wait for the Reliable Transportation. Click the new balloon. Balloon drops you at the location for the First name.

The Ancient Burrower Beast

  • Name is located at first Balloon drop. Hail Pops again to spawn Name.
  • Use death prevent on whoever gets the curse.

Lhurzz the Nibbler

  • Name is located at the top of the ramp from where the Second Balloon drops you.
  • Entire raid needs to joust the emote.

Jerrek Amaw'Rosis

  • Name is located across the chasm using the Zip Line.
  • Peer through the looking glass to see the cage that Pops is trapped in, then use the Zip Line.
  • Tank and spank. Cure ASAP.

Grieg Veneficus

  • Name is located at /waypoint -308.15 243.24 120.90
  • Use stun rune
  • Tank and spank name around /waypoint -282.552948,222.285645,51.250546 . When the 'a Stalking Wolf' add spawns, a mage will get an incurable curse. Mage with curse will need to kite the wolf around the raid, staying 20m away from it. Kill the wolf asap. The wolf spawns 90%, 80%, 70%, 60%, 50%, 40%, 30%, 20%, does not spawn at 10%. Each time a person dies, or the Wolf gets too close to the Afflicted Mage, the Name heals a bit. If he heals 3% or more over the threshold that spawned the current wolf, another will spawn when he crosses that threshold again.

Shadeweaver Thicket: Spirit Harvest [Raid]

  • Zone in is located at /waypoint 111.14 54.16 -143.66 in Shadeweaver's Thicket.

Nelon Hes

  • Named is located at /waypoint -93.86 66.52 -420.59
  • Clear all "a fierce shadeweaver" trash to spawn
  • Joust the text "Nelon Hes begins to siphon power from your allies in preparation for a power heavy ability!" (~25m). Kill adds.

Hoggith the Eternal Cinder

  • Hail Nelon Hes, follow dialogue to tell him to send a "Raid Ready Check" and Ants will take you to the next area.
  • Kill all "Cinder Terrors" in the area, then click the "Crevasse Travel" object located at /waypoint 191.72 82.62 354.17
  • Upon crossing the cravasse, kill all remaining "Cinder Terrors" to activate the Name.
  • Named is located at /waypoint 326.66 80.87 472.92
  • Joust the text (25+ m), wait for rooted person to get free. Avoid the crosshairs that the adds walk towards. Or kill adds before they get there.


  • Navigate to /waypoint 255.21 67.12 516.10
  • Click the "Travel Crevasse" object to get to the next area.
  • Navigate to /waypoint 449.03 133.84 701.83 and Use Zip line, or jump down to beach.
  • Navigate to /waypoint 668.28 14.52 590.25 to start Name activation sequence.
  • Return to a larger area of the beach, and clear out an area of trash to fight the Name.
  • After name kills the 3 fake names, he will come charging at the raid.
  • Tank & spank, cure asap. Death Prevent whoever gets sprayed with mist.

Khati Sha / Khati Sha the Twisted

  • Named is located at /waypoint 816.02 47.49 445.36
  • Use fear rune
  • Part 1: Tank name, kill add "a summoned restless spirit", ignore pet.
    • At around 50%, he will de-spawn, then reappear at full health without his pet.
  • Part 2: Main Tank Drags the refreshed Name 20-25 meters from raid, and hold him there for the rest of the fight.
    • Run/Walk/Crouch helps with fear.
    • Main raid force stands 20-25 meters from Main Tank/Name and assists someone who targets the following mobs:
      • a haunted emotion - a tormented husk - a summoned restless spirit - Khati. In that order. You should only be targeting Khati if all others in the list are dead.
    • Off Tank stands about 5-10 meters behind the raid force, and targets the following mobs:
      • a haunted emotion - a tormented husk - a summoned restless spirit, in that order. Need to snap the haunted emotion quickly when the Name reaches 80%, 70%, 60%, 40%, 20%, and 10% to prevent him from reaching the tormented husk which spawns up by the MT. If he gets away, another X4 will spawn, and decimate the raid force.

Savage Weald: Shadow's Hold [Raid]

  • Zone in is located at /waypoint xxx in Savage Weald by clicking on a portal door.
  • Color cycle the grimling banners to match the first one.

Greta Gnitrat

  • Name is located at the entrance /waypoint 862.30 39.92 -775.24 .
  • Cure player when text says cooties has become weakened.

Beast from Beyond

  • Name is located at /waypoint -1028.02 51.92 -604.00 .
  • Timed curse curing.


  • Name is located at /waypoint -1106.43 69.45 -366.89 .
  • Strat.


  • Name is located at /waypoint xxx .
  • Strat.

Vex Thal: Labyrinth of Solace [Raid]

  • Zone in is located at /-25.66 168.57 542.56 in Shadeweaver's Thicket.

Va Dyn Khar

  • Named is located at -0.52 -3.18 -37.27
  • Kill adds "pulsating renovator" to prevent named healing.
  • Joust AOEs ~25m
    • ACT <Trigger R="lets out a deafening" SD="joust" ST="3" CR="F" C="Vex Thal: Labyrinth of Solace [Raid]" T="F" TN="" Ta="F" />
    • ACT <Trigger R="Va Dyn Khar prepares to unleash a deadly" SD="joust" ST="3" CR="F" C="Vex Thal: Labyrinth of Solace [Raid]" T="F" TN="" Ta="F" />

Barrier Puzzle

  • Solving this puzzle allows you to toggle all the switches in the barrier room and bring down the barrier. /waypoint -82.74 -40.78 -330.39
  • Run to each icon statue and note if they are facing forwards or backwards then turn the statues in the statue room to match
    • Icon of Absolving /waypoint -0.61 -19.63 -66.29
    • Icon of Symmetry /waypoint -44.33 -19.74 -145.42
    • Icon of Wonderment /waypoint -0.28 -19.60 -206.41
    • Icon of Conscience /waypoint 81.09 -30.63 -214.56
    • Icon of Artistry /waypoint 42.85 -19.63 -159.05
    • Icon of Empowerment /waypoint -84.60 -61.80 -220.74
  • The Statue Room is located at /waypoint 85.68 -3.23 30.28

Xakra Fu'un

  • Named is located at /waypoint -1.85 -19.69 -526.87
  • Raid jousts AOEs (in or out), MT stays put.
    • Joust IN: <Trigger R="prepares to unleash powerful magic away from her" SD="GET IN" ST="3" CR="T" C="Vex Thal: Labyrinth of Solace [Raid]" T="F" TN="" Ta="F" />
    • Joust OUT: <Trigger R="prepares to unleash powerful magic near her" SD="GET OUT" ST="3" CR="T" C="Vex Thal: Labyrinth of Solace [Raid]" T="F" TN="" Ta="F" />
  • Kill add "A Column of Expelling Magic", Use Scepter of Illumination
    • ACT for add <Trigger R="begins to heal due to her proximity" SD="ADD UP" ST="3" CR="F" C="Vex Thal: Labyrinth of Solace [Raid]" T="T" TN="AddUp" Ta="F" />
  • Cure regular dets ASAP, do not cure curses.
    • At 50% & 25%(?) name casts a raidwide curse that stuns for 10s. Curing it will reapply the curse.

Name 4

  • Named is located at /waypoint ###
  • Strat
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