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The Newcomers

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A pair of Dragons have disappeared while protecting a group of Dragonborn newly arrived from Argonnessen.

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The Newcomers
Heroic level: 10
Epic level: 31
(considered Legendary)
Duration: long
Heroic XP:  ♣3,516Solo/Casual ♦6,180Normal ♥6,500Hard ♠6,819Elite
Epic XP:  ♣21,511Solo/Casual ♦36,765Normal ♥37,677Hard ♠38,588Elite
Takes place in: Dragonborn Settlement
Bestowed by: Yoldorim
NPC contact: Yoldorim
Quest acquired in: The Marketplace
Patron: Agents of Argonnessen
Base favor: 5
Free to Play: No
Extreme Challenge: No
The Newcomers.png

Overview

An Argonnenssen Dragon named Dunalenthea was supposed to be helping some Dragonborn build a settlement in the wilds of Xen'drik, but nothing has been heard from her in some time.

Speak with Yoldorim in the Marketplace and he'll send you to investigate Dunalenthea's disappearance.


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

Objectives

  • Locate Elainethyrs, Emissary of the Argonessen
  • Locate Dunalenthea
  • Enter the nearby cavern
  • Explore the cavern
  • Gain entrance to the cavern
  • Find the village
  • Traverse the cavern
  • Clear the patrols surrounding the Village
  • Speak to Elainethrys
  • Explore the temple
  • Power the control panel
  • Unlock the gate using the control panel
  • Defeat Orlanthe, Cultist of the Dragon Below
  • (Optional) Explore the opened cavern — Bonus (1%): Heroic( ♣35 ♦62 ♥65 ♠68 ) Epic( ♣215 ♦368 ♥377 ♠386 )
  • (Optional) Defeat the Lizardfolk fanatic — Bonus (10%): Heroic( ♣352 ♦618 ♥650 ♠682 ) Epic( ♣2,151 ♦3,677 ♥3,768 ♠3,859 )

What to Expect

Platforming on moving stones. Point of No Return - dropdown past the village

Known Traps

Trap DCs

  • Air jets in the room with the floating platforms; can be toggled by hitting target levers.
  • Pressure plates in the temple hallways, eastern half of the northern corridor (electric).
  • Pressure plates in the southwest corner of the second section of the temple (evil).
    • Pressure plate traps are random in the given area thus the numbers for bonuses also change.

Tips and Misc

  • Only when you successfully navigate ALL the moving platforms and get the sealed door; at the sealed door's left side there's a lever, that you can pull to trigger a vertically moving platform that will go; up and down, near the end door platform. The platform allows other party members to bypass the multiple jumps and air jets, etc.
  • The puzzle to unlock the gate is a simple Simon Says mechanic - pull the lever and pay attention to which runes light up, and then hit the runes. You must do it three times, pulling 3, 4, and then 5 runes.
  • If you kill the dragon, she WON'T die, but she won't attack. Kill the cultist to break her trance.
  • The opened cavern and Lizardfolk fanatic can be found on the way to the village.

Bonus XP

  • Aggression bonus: 179 or more monsters killed +10% Bonus.( ♣352 ♦618 ♥650 ♠682 )
  • Onslaught bonus: 233 or more monsters killed +15% Bonus.( ♣527 ♦927 ♥975 ♠1,023 )
  • Conquest bonus: 286 or more monsters killed +25% Bonus.( ♣879 ♦1,545 ♥1,625 ♠1,705 )
  • Tamper bonus: 4+ or more traps disarmed +10% Bonus.( ♣352 ♦618 ♥650 ♠682 )
  • Neutralization bonus: 8+ or more traps disarmed +20% Bonus.( ♣703 ♦1,236 ♥1,300 ♠1,364 )
  • Ingenious Debilitation bonus: 12+ or more traps disarmed +30% Bonus.( ♣1,055 ♦1,854 ♥1,950 ♠2,046 )
  • Mischief bonus: 22 or more breakables smashed +8% Bonus.( ♣281 ♦494 ♥520 ♠546 )
  • Vandal bonus: 29 or more breakables smashed +10% Bonus.( ♣352 ♦618 ♥650 ♠682 )
  • Ransack bonus: 36 or more breakables smashed +15% Bonus.( ♣527 ♦927 ♥975 ♠1,023 )

Loot

  • Chests: 3
    • 1 locked in the giant camp
    • 1 for killing the Cult Fanatic
    • 1 end chest
  • Collectables: 5
    • Fungus by a lever in the south-east of the jungle
    • Rubble (north-west) and Adventurer's Pack (south-east) in the water with the platforms
    • Crude Altar just north of Elainethrys
    • Adventurer's Pack in the water north-west of that
      • minor bug: Water doesn't extend all the way to the edge of its area and looks odd.[1]
    • Rubble in the north room in the temple
  • NPC rewards:

Named Chest Drop

Last Edited Item Type Enhancements ML Bind Quests
Emissary's Vestments
Emissary's Vestments.png
(edit)
Robe  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Cowl of the Giant Warriors
Cowl of the Giant Warriors.png
(edit)
Cloak  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Emissary's Stone
Emissary's Stone.png
(edit)
Docent  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Lizardfolk Gloves of Accuracy
Lizardfolk Gloves of Accuracy.png
(edit)
Gloves  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Flame Sphere
Flame Sphere.png
(edit)
Orb  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Glacial Sphere
Glacial Sphere.png
(edit)
Orb  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Many-Pouched Belt of the Healer
Many-Pouched Belt of the Healer.png
(edit)
Belt  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.4.3
  • 6 months and 1 day
  • BugTime
Bracers of the Hidden Blade
Bracers of the Hidden Blade.png
(edit)
Bracers  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, End chest
  • Update 49
  • 1 month and 28 days
  • Corgrind
Dragon Eyes
Dragon Eyes.png
(edit)
Goggles  10 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 50.0.1
  • 1 month and 12 days
  • JJMC89
Legendary Cowl of the Giant Warriors
Legendary Cowl of the Giant Warriors.png
(edit)
Cloak  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, End chest
  • Update 50.0.1
  • 1 month and 11 days
  • JJMC89
Legendary Emissary's Stone
Legendary Emissary's Stone.png
(edit)
Docent  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 50.0.1
  • 1 month and 12 days
  • JJMC89
Legendary Emissary's Vestments
Legendary Emissary's Vestments.png
(edit)
Clothing  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Legendary Glacial Sphere
Legendary Glacial Sphere.png
(edit)
Orb  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 50.0.1
  • 1 month and 13 days
  • JJMC89
Legendary Bracers of the Hidden Blade
Legendary Bracers of the Hidden Blade.png
(edit)
Bracers  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 50.0.1
  • 1 month and 13 days
  • JJMC89
Legendary Many-Pouched Belt of the Healer
Legendary Many-Pouched Belt of the Healer.png
(edit)
Belt  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Legendary Flame Sphere
Legendary Flame Sphere.png
(edit)
Orb  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
  • Update 48.2
  • 9 months and 4 days
  • BugTime
Legendary Lizardfolk Gloves of Accuracy
Legendary Lizardfolk Gloves of Accuracy.png
(edit)
Gloves  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
Legendary Dragon Eyes
Legendary Dragon Eyes.png
(edit)
Goggles  28 Bound to Account on AcquireIcon tooltip.pngBound to Account on Acquire: This item is Bound to Account on Acquire The Newcomers, end chest
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Monsters

Name ( picture • New Monster ) CR Type Race
Cult Adherent( view
Cult Adherent.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦10Normal ♥12Hard ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Humanoid Human
Cult Canonist( view
Cult Canonist.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦10Normal ♥12Hard ♠15Elite Humanoid Human
Cult Disciple( view
Cult Disciple.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦10Normal ♥12Hard ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Humanoid Human
Cult Fanatic (miniboss)( view
Cult Fanatic (miniboss).png
 • edit )
 ♦12Normal ♥14Hard ♦32Epic Normal Reptilian Lizardfolk
Cult Fanatic( view
Cult Fanatic.png
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♦31Epic Normal Reptilian Lizardfolk
Cult Guardian( view
Cult Guardian.png
 • edit )
 ♦10Normal ♥12Hard ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Reptilian Lizardfolk
Cult Invoker( view
Cult Invoker.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦10Normal ♥12Hard ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Humanoid Human
Cult Patrol( view
Cult Patrol.png
 • edit )
 ♦10Normal ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Reptilian Lizardfolk
Cult Seeker( view
Cult Seeker.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♥13Hard ♠16Elite ♦31Epic Normal Humanoid Human
Cult Shaman( view
Cult Shaman.png
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Reptilian Lizardfolk
Cult Vindicator( view
Cult Vindicator.png
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♠16Elite ♦32Epic Normal Reptilian Lizardfolk
Cult Warden( view
Cult Warden.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♥13Hard ♠16Elite ♦32Epic Normal Humanoid Human
Dunalenthea( view
Dunalenthea.jpg
 • edit )
 ♦13Normal ♠18Elite ♦34Epic Normal Dragon White Dragon
Hill Giant Scavenger( view
Hill Giant Scavenger.png
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♠16Elite Giant Giant
Jungle Stalker( view
Jungle Stalker.png
 • edit )
 ♦11Normal ♠15Elite ♦31Epic Normal Animal Panther
Orlanthe( view
Orlanthe.png
 • edit )
 ♦13Normal ♠18Elite ♦34Epic Normal Humanoid Human
Stone Giant Scavenger( view
Stone Giant Scavenger.png
 • edit )
 ♦12Normal ♠17Elite Giant Giant

External Links

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