Army of Shadow

From DDO Compendium

The Netherese snap to attention as a dark form emerges from the shadows. This must be the Shade who commands the Netherese recruitment campaign.


There seems to be a lot more Netherese recruits lately in the prison. After some investication, it has been determined that they have opened a recruiting center. You have been asked to go and kill the general in charge of the center to stop Netheril from getting a militarfy force to overrun Cormyr.


  • Stop the Netherese recruitment effort
  • Speak with the Netherese recruiter
  • Obtain the tower key from Darobard
  • Kill the Shade General Marthir
  • (Optional) Lower the gate to the Shade's tower
  • (Optional) Defeat Rantha the Gatekeeper
  • (Optional) Destroy Shar altars: 3 total
  • (Optional) Defeat Casko the Mimic

Named Loot

Bonus XP

  • Aggression Bonus: 111 or more monsters killed (+10% Bonus)
  • Onslaught Bonus: 145 or more monsters killed (+15% Bonus)
  • Conquest Bonus: 178 or more monsters killed (+25% Bonus)
  • Tamper Bonus: 8 or more traps disarmed (+10% Bonus)
  • Observance Bonus: 1 or more secret doors discovered (+8% Bonus)
  • Mischief Bonus: 53 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 69 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)
  • Ransack Bonus: 85 or more breakables smashed (+15% Bonus)


Pack: Shadowfell Conspiracy
Arc: Shadow Over Wheloon
Flag for: Through a Mirror Darkly
Heroic Level: 16
Epic Level: 26
Bestowed by:  Iden Krell
Length: Long
Takes Place in: Netherese Recruiting Center
Found in: Wheloon
Entrance in:  Wheloon Prison

Heroic XP

Casual: 3,057
Normal: 5,303
Hard: 5,511
Elite: 5,719
Reaper: 50+57.6 per skull

Epic XP

Casual: 13,113
Normal: 22,490
Hard: 23,124
Elite: 23,759
Reaper: 50+93.6 per skull


Patron: Purple Dragon Knights
Solo/Casual: 3
Normal: 7
Hard: 14
Elite: 21
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Honor of the Huntsilver (Heroic)
Perils of Cormyr (Heroic)
Honor of the Huntsilver (Epic)
Perils of Cormyr (Epic)

Known Traps

2 Telekenic Spell Wards before stairs up to second level when coming from north side
3 Evil Spell Wards before stairs up to second level when coming from side side
Telekinetic Spell ward in Casko's room
Pressure plates around chest in secret hall


Locked Door to Casko
Locked Chest, behind southern Secret door