Destroy the totem foci to stop the Svanir corruption ritual

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Destroy the totem foci to stop the Svanir corruption ritual

(Frostgorge Sound)
Event type
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Dynamic event
Part of
Breaking the Ice
Preceded by
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Escort the explosives-laden dolyaks to the Barrowstead
Upon success
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Defeat the Dragon shamans to destroy their totem before Svanir reinforcements arrive
Upon failure
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Svanir Shaman have corrupted members of the Vigil assault force
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Destroy the totem foci to stop the Svanir corruption ritual is a level 72 dynamic event in Highpeaks that occurs after Escort the explosives-laden dolyaks to the Barrowstead. The Vigil is attacking the Dragon totems in the Barrowstead to put an end to the rituals corrupting the area.


  • Totem foci destroyed: x/3
  • Ritual complete in: 5:00


Reward tier Experience Karma Coin
Gold 12,275
342 Karma.png 80 Copper coin
Silver 10,434
291 Karma.png 68 Copper coin
Bronze 9,206
257 Karma.png 60 Copper coin
These are the expected rewards for a level 72 player. Higher level players receive dynamically adjusted rewards.


You must destroy the Dragon totem foci in the three locations. They are protecting the shamans, who are surrounded by shields and cannot be harmed. The Vigil will assist you in combating the enemies in the area.






Event begins
Shaman of Ice: Protect the totem links from any fools who come by while we perform the ritual.
Destroying each Totem Focus
Shaman of Frost: You'll never defeat Dragon!
Shaman of Hail: It's not like I Needed that thing anyway.
Shaman of Ice: It cannot be stopped. Dragon consumes all in its path.
Event success
Shaman of Ice: You'll pay for your foolishness. Die!
Event failure