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Transform into a Nuhoch, and herd young beetles into the pen

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Transform into a Nuhoch, and herd young beetles into the pen

Teku Nuhoch
(Tangled Depths)
Event type
Event cog (tango icon).png
Dynamic event
Part of
Outpost: Teku Nuhoch
Preceded by
Talk back option tango.png
Defend the beetle larvae as they search for a place to metamorphose
Followed by
Talk more option tango.png
Kill nearby mushrooms to provide the Nuhoch's beetles with food
Interactive map

Interactive map

Transform into a Nuhoch, and herd young beetles into the pen is a level 80 event that occurs in Teku Nuhoch.


  • Beetles in the pen: X%
  • Finish bringing any young beetles to the pen: 00:30


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


Speak to Beetle Herder Icnoyotl to in order to get the Nuhoch Tonic and be transformed into a Nuhoch. Upon doing so you will have access to the following skills:

Skill Activation time Recharge time Description
Throw Beetle.png
 Throw Beetle
0.5½ Throw young beetles into the pasture area.
Tongue Grab.png
 Tongue Grab
0.5½ 3 Pull young beetles into the pasture area.
Swipe (Nuhoch Tonic).png
0.5½ Swipe at a foe in front of you.
Stomp (Nuhoch Tonic).png
2 15 Stomp the ground, stunning nearby foes.
Belly Flop.png
 Belly Flop
10.5½ 10 Jump into the air and slam the ground, dealing damage in a small area.

The first two are the only options towards hearding the young beetles, the other three can be used on Zintl that attack during the event.





During the event
Beetle Herder Icnoyotl: We need to herd these beetles into their pen! Come talk to me if you can help!
Veteran Zintl Cavalier: Don't let the Nuhoch tame these beetles. Keep them away at all costs!
Bringing-in a beetle
Beetle Herder Icnoyotl: One more beetle secure. Good work!
Event success
Beetle Herder Icnoyotl: There, the beetles are safe and secure. Thank you for your help.