Astral Ambush

From DDO Compendium

You've tracked the source of the recent incursions to a group of Mind Flayers in the Astral Plane. Time to travel the planes and stop the Illithid invasion.


The Twelve have been searching, and have finally found the source of the Illithid Invasion using the knowledge that they used portals to transport. They want you to go to their base and stop the invasion from there.


  • Defeat the Mind Flayer Threat
  • Find a way into the Astral Fortress
  • Make your way through the Astral Fortress
  • Gain Access to the Ritual Platform
  • Slay Lonaxadar
  • (Optional) Slay Astral Hoard

Named Loot

Bonus XP

  • Mischief Bonus: 7 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 9 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)
  • Aggression Bonus: 34 or more monsters killed (+10% Bonus)


Free To Play
Arc: Illithid Invasion (Arc)
Legendary Level: 34
Bestowed by:  Viryn Starglen
Length: Medium
Takes Place in: Astral Pane Illithid Base
Found in: Sharn - Clifftop Tower District
Entrance in:  Sharn - Clifftop Tower District

Legendary XP

Casual: 17,407
Normal: 29,696
Hard: 30,380
Elite: 31,064
Reaper: 304 RXP per skull


Patron: The Twelve
Solo/Casual: 4
Normal: 9
Hard: 18
Elite: 27
Astral Ambush Map.png

Known Traps

Electric Floors in final room