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— In-game description
- When Gathering while using Volatile Mining Pick, Volatile Harvesting Sickle, or Volatile Logging Axe
Obtained by consuming
- Collecting Volatile Magic orbs in Living World Season 4 zones.
- Defeating enemies in Living World Season 4 zones.
- Using roller beetle's boost ability to smash Volatile Crystals, scattered across Domain of Kourna. Requires Barrier Smash mastery.
- Was initially called soul shards before release.