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- Auric Basin
(Heart of Maguuma)
- Connects to
- Burnisher Quarry (E)
Maguuma Shallows (SE)
Arrowhead Vale (SW)
Tarnished Treetop (W)
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The Northwatch Descent is an area of the Auric Basin. One of the three watchposts defending Tarir, the Forgotten City is located there, as well as a Priory camp.
Locations and objectives
- Northwatch Waypoint —
- Nuhoch Wallow
- Eastwatch Bluff Northwatch Descent ↔
- Points of Interest
- Bramble Plateau —
- Northwatch Priory Camp —
- Collect sediment from the fallen Exalted for Arcanist Mariette (80)
- Defeat the bramble's main stalk (80) [Group Event]
- Defend Scholar Morrat from Mordrem as he sets up the research site (80)
- Enchanted Armor Challenge: Kick mushrooms into their tyrant king three times! (80)
- Guard Scholar Keenwit as he translates druid markings (80)
- Harvest bramble offshoots for Scholar Morrat's research (80)
- Help Sage Zende defeat the colossal Mordrem thrasher and power up the pylon (80) [Group Event]
- Help the Priory expedition team gather supplies and reach their new research site (80)
- Protect Burnisher Kengo as she activates the mirrors around the Northwatch outpost (80)
- Use the Priory's "Bramble Begone" rifle to clear vines and reach Bramble Plateau (80) [Group Event]
- Whispers Agent: So I've seen the walking mushrooms. What do you think they are?
- Whispers Agent: One attacked me as I walked by. I didn't even know it was there!
- Whispers Keeper: I wonder what would happen if you accidentally got a piece of them in your mouth as you fought.
- Whispers Keeper: Would it taste terrible? Poison you? Make the walls breathe? I wonder...
- If Help Sage Zende defeat the colossal Mordrem thrasher and power up the pylon event has just finished
- Scholar Keenwit: You won't believe it! We summoned a druid. And it restored the healing powers of the Maguuma waters!
- Arcanist Mariette: Don't pull my leg. I don't have time for nonsense.
- Scholar Keenwit: By iron, I'm not. It happened. I'm going back to purify the springs. The waters strengthen any who bathe in it.
- Scholar Keenwit: I can rig up some purifiers. Once the springs are cleansed, the water will flow to Tarir and help their defenders.
- Scholar Keenwit: All right, but only because you're working with the commander.
- Scholar Keenwit: Just move this and hook that up. And what do you know? Another purifier.
- Scholar Keenwit: Adelia, I hope you're safe, wherever you are.
- Scholar Keenwit: The druid said there was an imbalance. I wonder...
- Scholar Keenwit: Shh. Listen. You can hear the jungle shifting. Mordrem are mustering.
- Exalted Artillery (only during Protect Burnisher Kengo event)
- Fallen Exalted (only during Collect sediment event)
- Speed Boost Mushroom
- Resource nodes
- There is a monument to fallen members of the Durmand Priory written in New Krytan. The translations can be found here.