Horde of the Illithid Controller

From DDO Compendium

A Mind Flayer Controller has taken control of monstrous troops from Droaam and is gathering them in a secret base on the Brelish border. You must confront the Controller stop its plan to create a mind-controlled army.


Tassinith, a representative from Droaam, is here to ask for help to destroy an Illithid base. While they could take care of this themselves, they don't think the population would take kindly to killing their own soldiers. However, an outsider could take care of it for them, without any repurcussions. This mind flayer is in a secret Droaam base on the border of Droaam and Breland, take it out before it creates a greater stronghold.


  • Speak with Borlum Dart
  • Defeat the Illithid Controller
  • Open the gate to the Illithid's headquarters
  • (Optional) Kill all the Giants: 4 total
  • (Optional) Enter the Controller's gate without alerting the Giants
  • (Optional) Slay Howling Wind the Air Elemental

Named Loot

Bonus XP

  • Mischief Bonus: 14 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 19 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)
  • Ransack Bonus: 23 or more breakables smashed (+15% Bonus)
  • Aggression Bonus: 25 or more monsters killed (+10% Bonus)
  • Tamper Bonus: 1 or more traps disarmed (+10% Bonus)


Free To Play
Arc: Illithid Invasion (Arc)
Legendary Level: 34
Bestowed by:  Tassinith
Length: Medium
Takes Place in: Secret Border Base
Found in: Sharn - Clifftop Tower District
Entrance in:  Sharn - Clifftop Tower District

Legendary XP

Casual: 19,562
Normal: 33,373
Hard: 33,373
Elite: 33,373
Reaper: 304 RXP per skull


Patron: The Twelve
Solo/Casual: 4
Normal: 9
Hard: 18
Elite: 27
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