Ghost Wolf Run

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Ghost Wolf Run

Location
Bonerattler Caverns
(Harathi Hinterlands)
Event type
Guild Race (map icon).png
Guild mission
Level
35
Event maps
Getting to Ghost Wolf Run Guild Rush.jpg

Getting to Ghost Wolf Run

Ghost Wolf Run is a Guild Race where members transform into a ghost wolf and must pass through Bonerattler Caverns while dealing with traps, bandits, and bats. This race deals mainly with traveling in packs to take advantage of the AoE aegis to get past the very numerous traps, frequently in choke points. Escorts are of limited use here, so players are encouraged to join in the race.

Getting There[edit]

From Faun's Waypoint go either North-west or West (see map) deep into Bonerattler Caverns until reaching the start of the Guild Race. 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 rush course
    • Time remaining: 30:00
    • Guild Rushes
      [sic]
      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?
Talk more option tango.png
What's the race?
You'll be transformed into a ghost wolf, 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 ghost wolf with 2000 health for this race.

# Skill Activation time Recharge time Description
1
Search.png
 Search
6 Search for area traps.
2
Crippling Leap.png
 Ghost Leap
10.25¼ 10 Leap forward and gain regeneration.
3
Rending Lunge.png
 Ghost Howl
30 Grant Aegis and swiftness to up to three nearby allies.
6
Return.png
 Return
2 End the transformation and return to your true form.

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 are not much use here due to the low mob density, and the race encourages traveling in packs so it's better to have everyone be wolves.
  • Traps are everywhere, so travel with at least 2 other wolves to have Aegis frequently available and spam Search to avoid any that you can.
  • Keep an eye on your mini-map, there are a few points where it's not entirely clear where to go. Head in the direction of the blue flags.

Walkthrough[edit]

Notes[edit]

Fen will attack players transformed for Ghost Wolf Run if he is near the start.