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currency earned by participating in Fractals of the Mists. They are stored in the Account Wallet and can be spent at BUY-4373 in Mistlock Observatory.“
A small portion of the Mists, magically crystallized.
— In-game description
- 5-19 relics are dropped from the end chests for each fractal. The exact number depends on the fractal scale.
|Relics by Reward Level|
- Increased relics are dropped from the reward for each boss in the Nightmare Fractal with the Challenge Mote activated.
|Relics per Nightmare Boss|
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- The icon was identical to the Knowledge Crystal until the 14 December 2012 update, causing confusion as both were tokens.
- Prior to the rework of Fractal Reward Levels in November 26th, 2013, the total rewards were different for the 4th "Boss" fractal.
- Originally, the in-game description was "Earned and spent in Fractals of the Mists. Also used as a crafting ingredient." This was changed after Fractal Relics were converted into a currency.