Race against the Inquest to collect crystal shards for the Zephyrites

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Race against the Inquest to collect crystal shards for the Zephyrites

Location
Prospect Valley
(Dry Top)
Event type
Event swords (tango icon).png Dynamic event
Part of
Crash Site
Level
80
API
API
Interactive map

Interactive map

Race against the Inquest to collect crystal shards for the Zephyrites is a level 80 event that occurs in the Flatland Wastes of Prospect Valley. Players are tasked with grabbing Crystal Shards that land on the field and returning them to the Zephyrite Basket found at the medic camp. Led by an invulnerable Veteran Inquest Krewe Chief, the Inquest will attempt to bring them to him while attacking players to steal the crystals.

Objectives[edit]

  • Inquest: X Crystal Shards (Event automatically fails if Inquest gain 20 crystals before the Zephryites.)
  • Zephyrites: X Crystal Shards (Event automatically completes if Zephyrites gain 20 crystals before the Inquest.)
  • Race ends in: 08:00
  • Bonus favor if Inquest fail to capture any crystal shards

Rewards[edit]

Reward tier Experience Karma Coin
Gold 26,670 Experience.png 378 Karma.png 88 Copper coin
Silver 20,003 Experience.png 284 Karma.png 66 Copper coin
Bronze 13,335 Experience.png 189 Karma.png 44 Copper coin
These are the expected rewards for a level 80 player.

Walkthrough[edit]

Crystal shards can be thrown to friendly Zephyrites, towards the goal basket, or be dropped off directly at the basket. Inquest will spawn periodically near the Abandoned Mine gate, guarded by a squad of Inquest, but only Inquest Technicians attempt to pick up the crystal shards. If enough players are present, it can be helpful to have several stand near the mouth of the cave to attack and immobilize Inquest leaving the spawn area while a few others remain behind to gather up crystals. If a Technician is successful in grabbing a crystal shard it will chime about it, allowing players to react accordingly, and any form of crowd control will force Inquest to drop their crystal shard. Keep a lookout for Inquest Assassins who will fire projectiles that blind the player and force the crystal shard to drop. The event will complete if the Zephyrites collect 20 Crystal Shards or fail if the Inquest collect 20 shards first.

NPCs[edit]

Allies[edit]

Foes[edit]

Dialogue[edit]

Upon event start
Veteran Inquest Krewe Chief: Pluck those crystals up, krewe.
During the event
Veteran Inquest Krewe Chief: You dare interfere?
Upon event success
Veteran Inquest Krewe Chief: You haven't seen the last of us. Oh no.
Upon event failure
Veteran Inquest Krewe Chief: That's enough for now, krewe. Let's go!
Veteran Inquest Krewe Chief: We'll be back for more soon enough. (laugh)

Notes[edit]

Champion foes that spawn during this event do not drop champion loot bags.

Related achievements[edit]