Fate of the Scholars
Quest Name: Fate of the Scholars
Requirements: Level 54+
% based XP - 6% needed to level
Guardian of Dereth Robe
Jewels (1 per collected Key)
Time Limit: 4 Hours
Reset Timer: 14 Day Reset
Start Location: Theoter (38.3N, 25.8W), Near Hero Shrine, Esper
Head to the first Thusik Rigway and find a Scholar's Corpse East of the Outpost. Loot his body to find a Large Chest Key. Once you have the key travel to the small encampment located at (3.1S, 18.9W) and use the key on the Large Chest.
|Large Chest Key|
Open the chest at (3.1S, 18.9W). Inside the chest you will find a Theodolite and notebook.
Use the theolodite to guide you to the spawn location of a Portal Transit, Protect the Portal Transit from mutiple waves of Gruesome Vermin, and Abysmal Armoredillo. After 3 minutes, the beacon will spawn a portal. Enter the portal and head towards the south, once you can not continue travel east until you reach a sub boss named Nexi.
Kill Nexi (Level 63) 150,000 Health / 150,000 Vigor
Once Nexi is dead, a portal rupture will open to the Cachaphos Island. Travel up the mountain. At the top there is an entrance into the Heart of the Cacophos dungeon.
Once inside the Cacophos dungeon you will find 6 seals, you will need these seals weaken the final boss. Make your way down into the dungeon until you find a portal called "The Edge". Enter the portal to enter the final bosses chamber. Use the seals on the Protecting Stones on the outer edge of the boss platform, to use them double-click the seal and use it on the Protecting Stone of the same name.
Kill The Beast of Cacophos (Level 70).
Once you kill The Beast of Cacophos return to Theoter (38.3N, 25.8W). He will give you a robe and a key to use on one of the nearby chests. During this quest a player can get sometimes multiple keys but at a minimum of one, they stack so make sure you separate them.
|Guardian of Dereth Robe||Armor: 175
The ability to enhance it with 3 jewels.
Use the key to open one of Theotors chest.
Inside the chest is a Jewel, you can use up to 3 of them on the robe to upgrade it. Each jewel will not fit in every slot.
|Guardian's Adroitness Jewel||+5 T2 Hero Skill|
|Guardian's Concentration Insight Jewel||+5 Focus Passive Skill|
|Guardian's Deftness Jewel||+5 T1 Hero Skill|
|Guardian's Expertise Insight Jewel|
|Guardian's Health Insight Jewel||+5 Health Passive Skill|
|Guardian's Power Insight Jewel||+5 Damage Bonus Passive Skill|
|Guardian's Vigor Insight Jewel||+5 Vigor Passive Skill|
Write-up is incomplete, once patch has been deployed quest will be updated.
Walkthrough by: David/Skinlab