Devourer Burrow

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Devourer Burrow

Location
Spider Nest Cavern
(Diessa Plateau)
Event type
Guild Race (map icon).png
Guild mission
Level
21
Event maps
Devourer Burrow.jpg
Path of the race
Rush Devourer Burrow Map.jpg

Path to start

Devourer Burrow is a Guild Race where members transform into a devourer and must pass through Spider Nest Cavern while dealing with traps, bats, spiders, and oozes. This race deals heavily in traps, but gives the racer tools such as feign death and a burrow skill. Escorts can be very useful to clear out the enemies, but racers will have to deal with the traps on their own.

Getting There[edit]

From Manbane's Waypoint go North-east to the start (see map). The Guild Race Guild Race icon.png Icon does not appear on the map unless it has been activated.

Objectives[edit]

  • Guild Race (map icon).png
    Complete the Guild Race course.
    • Time remaining: 30:00
    • Guild Races Completed X/15
    • Interact with the guild banner to begin.
    • Guild race finished! The course and end chest will remain active until time expires.

Dialogue[edit]

When not assigned to you and not started
A guild officer needs to activate this race for you before you can participate.
Talk end option tango.png
Leave
When activating race
Would you like to start this guild race? Warning: the timer will run out in 30 minutes.
Talk ready option.png
Yes, I'm ready to race the course!
Talk end option tango.png
Leave.
After the race has started
Your guild has opened this race course to you. Would you like to participate?
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What's the race?
You'll be transformed into a devourer, and will have to dodge traps and enemies while racing the course.
Talk more option tango.png
How will I know where to go?
On your map you'll see blue flags identifying course checkpoints. Race through the checkpoints in order to reach the finish line.
Talk ready option.png
Yes! Sign me up.
Talk end option tango.png
I'd rather not participate.
Talk ready option.png
Yes! Sign me up.
Talk end option tango.png
I'd rather not participate.
Talk ready option.png
Yes! Sign me up.
Talk end option tango.png
I'd rather not participate.
When you're defeated during the race
You've been defeated. Would you like to return to the starting line?
Talk ready option.png
Yes.
Talk end option tango.png
No.

Skills[edit]

Racers are transformed into a devourer with 2000 health for this race.

Skill Activation time Recharge time Description
1
Search.png
 Search
6 Search for area traps.
2
Rending Barbs.png
 Play Dead
40.5½ 30 Trick your enemies by pretending to be dead. The skill can be canceled by movement.
3
Burrow.png
 Burrow
10.5½ 45 Burrow yourself into the ground, hiding yourself from foes.
Redirect Arrow.png
Poisonous Cloud.png
 Return to Surface
2 Dig your way back to the surface, becoming visible.

Strategies[edit]

Primary article: Guild Race#Strategies
  • Take your time when you're not in danger. Despite the name, racing quickly along the course is a sure way to stumble upon multiple traps and die quickly, forcing you to start over.
  • Use the Search skill (#1) continuously, press Ctrl + Right Click to turn it into an autoattack. Traps are your main enemy along the course, and hitting two traps in a row will quickly cause you to go back to the beginning. Waiting a couple seconds for it to come off cooldown, in a safe location, is usually preferable to blindly wandering into a spike trap.
  • Escorts can easily keep the paths clear of mobs for racers, making them very useful for this race.
  • The burrow skill allows you to move underground while hidden.

Walkthrough[edit]

See Event map in infobox.