Veteran Rotting Ancient Oakheart

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Veteran Rotting Ancient Oakheart

Veteran Rotting Ancient Oakheart is an ancient oakheart living in Greatheart Weald that has become corrupt and is rotting, threatening to harm the rest of the forest.



Event involvement[edit]

Event boss (tango icon).png [Group Event] Defeat the corrupted veteran oakheart (9)

Combat abilities[edit]

  • Creates Healing Pods
  • Immobilizes Foes
  • Infested with Parasites
  • Binding Roots Binding Roots - Large point-blank area of effect attack that deals damage twice to any hostile or neutral creatures in the area and Immobile.png immobilizes them for 0.5 seconds; 2 second cast time. For the next 6 seconds, roots grow at each affected target's starting location every 2 seconds. Roots bind on contact, dealing damage twice and Immobile.png immobilizing targets for 5 seconds; this effect can be removed by attacking and destroying the roots.
  • Oakheart Swipe Oakheart Swipe - Melee auto-attack that cleaves and Knockback.png knocks back; 1 second cast time.
  • Thump - Small point-blank area of effect attack that Knockdown.png knocks down nearby enemies; 1.5 second cast time.
Stolen skills


Name Type Rarity Quantity
Blue Leather Bag.png Blue Leather Bag Bag Basic 1
Green Leather Bag.png Green Leather Bag Bag Basic 1
Orange Leather Bag.png Orange Leather Bag Bag Basic 1
Purple Leather Bag.png Purple Leather Bag Bag Basic 1
Red Leather Bag.png Red Leather Bag Bag Basic 1
Yellow Leather Bag.png Yellow Leather Bag Bag Basic 1
Nature Spirit.png Nature Spirit Accessory Exotic 1
Element of the Oakhearts.png Element of the Oakhearts
(only drops if the Awakening the Druid Stone collection is active)
Gizmo Rare 1


  • About 4-5 Tree Parasites spawn when the oakheart reaches 75%, 50%, and 25% health.
  • Prior to the September 2014 Feature Pack, this was a champion ranked foe.