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The Depths of Doom

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Hammerfist the Mighty rules with an iron hand, having sworn to slay any interlopers in his meager realm.

The Depths of Doom
Heroic level: 5
Epic level: None
Duration: Medium
Heroic XP:  ♣434Solo/Casual ♦772Normal ♥820Hard ♠868Elite
Epic XP: N/A
Takes place in: The Depths of Doom
Bestowed by: Keane d'Deneith
NPC contact: Keane d'Deneith
Quest acquired in: Hammersmith's Inn
Patron: House Deneith
Base favor: 3
Free to Play: Yes
Extreme Challenge: No
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Keane d'Deneith has asked you to enter the fourth level of the sewers beneath the Deneith ward to locate and slay Hammerfist the Mighty.

Spoiler Warning: Information below this point can be considered spoiler material!


  • Slay Hammerfist the Mighty
  • Explore the sewer below House Deneith
  • (Optional) Slay Hyss — Bonus (10%): Heroic( ♣43 ♦77 ♥82 ♠87 )
  • (Optional) Slay Argor Soulbane — Bonus (10%): Heroic( ♣43 ♦77 ♥82 ♠87 )
  • (Optional) Slay Earthshaker — Bonus (10%): Heroic( ♣43 ♦77 ♥82 ♠87 )

What to Expect

  • Traps (fixed)
  • Spawning/respawning monsters

Known Traps

Trap DCs

  • Blade trap just in front of water going around the western passage
  • Blade trap just after north door (the control panel is between the two posts - it's safe to climb on the first and disable from there without triggering the trap)
  • Blade trap protecting the collectible in eastern passage after north door

Tips and Misc

  • This is the last quest of 4 related quests. While each quest must be obtained, and rewarded, individually, the quest givers are all clustered at the same table in the Hammersmith's Inn. Each quest may be entered separately from House Deneith, or done in sequence. The order of the 4 quests is:
  • At the first central door is a barrel with a red "X". Smashing that barrel releases a large fire elemental.
  • Any of the named Optionals may appear in the same junction; just past that door; down the western passage beyond (towards the shrine); or just behind the rune-locked door.

Bonus XP

  • Aggression bonus: 19 or more monsters killed +10% Bonus.( ♣43 ♦77 ♥82 ♠87 )
  • Onslaught bonus: 25 or more monsters killed +15% Bonus.( ♣65 ♦116 ♥123 ♠130 )
  • Conquest bonus: 30 or more monsters killed +25% Bonus.( ♣109 ♦193 ♥205 ♠217 )
  • Neutralization bonus: 2 or more traps disarmed +20% Bonus.( ♣87 ♦154 ♥164 ♠174 )
  • Mischief bonus: 30 or more breakables smashed +8% Bonus.( ♣35 ♦62 ♥66 ♠69 )
  • Vandal bonus: 39 or more breakables smashed +10% Bonus.( ♣43 ♦77 ♥82 ♠87 )
  • Ransack bonus: 48 or more breakables smashed +15% Bonus.( ♣65 ♦116 ♥123 ♠130 )


  • Chests: 1 - 2
    • 1 optional for killing Earthshaker/Argor Soulbane/Hyss (Earth Elemental/Ogre Shaman/Troglodyte, they don't always spawn, mutually exclusive, can spawn in multiple locations: at the second junction, just before the shrine or immediately after the door opened by two levers)
    • 1 at the end for killing Hammerfist the Mighty
  • Collectables: Four
    • Mushroom in an alcove to the east of the first junction
    • Mushroom in the water at the end of the east passage (with the minotaurs) protected by a blade trap
    • Adventurer's Pack in the other bit of water down the east passage
    • Rubble in the eastern section where Hammersmith is patrolling
  • NPC rewards: Standard


Name(picture) CR Type Race
Hammerfist the Mighty(view)
Hammerfist the Mighty.jpg
 ♦6Normal ♥9Hard ♠12Elite Giant Ogre
Argor Soulbane(view)
Argor Soulbane.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠10Elite Giant Ogre
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠9Elite Elemental Earth Elemental
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠10Elite Reptilian Troglodyte
Arcane Skeleton(view)
Arcane Skeleton.jpg
 ♦2Normal ♥3Hard ♠5Elite Undead Skeleton
Armored Wight(view)
Armored wight.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠9Elite Undead Wight
Elf Bandit(view)
Elf Bandit.jpg
CRs missing! Elf Elf
Enraged Rust Monster(view)
Enraged Rust Monster.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♠9Elite Aberration Rust Monster
 ♦0.5/6Normal ♥2Hard ♠4Elite QL3: ♦1Normal ♥3Hard ♠5Elite Undead Ghoul
Huge Violet Slime(view)
Huge Violet Slime.jpg
 ♦4Normal ♥6Hard ♠9Elite Ooze Violet Slime
Large Earth Elemental(view)
Large Earth Elemental.jpeg
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠9Elite Elemental Earth Elemental
Large Fire Elemental(view)
Large Fire Elemental.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♠9Elite Elemental Fire Elemental
Minotaur Berserker(view)
Minotaur Berserker.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠10Elite Monstrous Humanoid Minotaur
Minotaur Shaman(view)
Minotaur Shaman.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠10Elite Monstrous Humanoid Minotaur
Ochre Jelly(view)
Ochre Jelly.jpg
 ♠10Elite ♦22Epic Normal Ooze Ochre Jelly
Ogre Shaman(view)
Ogre Shaman.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♠10Elite Giant Ogre
 ♦3Normal ♠8Elite Giant Ogre
Rust Monster(view)
Rust Monster.jpg
 ♦3Normal ♠7Elite Aberration Rust Monster
Skeleton Archer(view)
Skeleton Archer.jpeg
 ♦2Normal ♥3Hard ♠5Elite Undead Skeleton
Skeleton Swordsman(view)
Skeleton Swordsman.jpg
 ♦2Normal ♥3Hard ♠5Elite Undead Skeleton
QL1: ♦0.25Normal ♥0.50Hard ♠2Elite; QL2: ♦0.5Normal ♠5Elite; QL3: ♦0.5Normal ♥1Hard ♠3Elite; QL?: ♦4Normal Undead Skeleton
Troglodyte Chief(view)
Troglodyte Chief.jpg
 ♦5Normal ♥7Hard ♠10Elite Reptilian Troglodyte
 ♦2Normal ♥4Hard ♠7Elite Reptilian Troglodyte
QL2: ♦1Normal ♥3Hard ♠5Elite; QL3: ♦3Normal ♥5Hard ♠7Elite Undead Wight
 ♥7Hard ●33Epic Undead Wraith

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