In The Flesh

From DDO Compendium

The Stormreach Chronicle has traced the Mastermind behind the Taken to this recently renovated Harbor property. It's time for you to stop the creation of these abominations once and for all.


The paper believes they finally tracked down the person ultimately responsible for creating the Taken. Hector, who followed this lead, would like you to take care of the person, or creature.


  • Find the Mind Flayer, Yaulthoon
  • Survive the artistic onslaught
  • Send Pykzyl to his grave
  • Access Yaulthoon's Private Wing
  • Obtain the crest for the Private Wing
  • Survive this season's latest fleshcrafted fashions
  • (Optional) Put the Taken creations out of their misery: 40 total
  • (Optional) Put more Taken out of their misery: 60 total
  • (Optional) Attack and Destroy the dead Pykzyl
  • (Optional) Kill the Sculpted Hound

Named Loot

Bonus XP

  • Aggression Bonus: 34 or more monsters killed (+10% Bonus)
  • Onslaught Bonus: 67 or more monsters killed (+15% Bonus)
  • Conquest Bonus: 100 or more monsters killed (+25% Bonus)
  • Tamper Bonus: 2 or more traps disarmed (+10% Bonus)
  • Neutralization Bonus: 3 or more traps disarmed (+20% Bonus)
  • Ingenious Debilitation Bonus: 4 or more traps disarmed (+30% Bonus)
    • Trap bonuses require the optional area trap boxes
  • Observance Bonus: 1 or more secret doors discovered (+8% Bonus)
  • Mischief Bonus: 52 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 67 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)
  • Ransack Bonus: 84 or more breakables smashed (+15% Bonus)
    • Ransack requires the boxes in area with dead Pykzyl


Pack: Harbinger of Madness
Arc: Harbinger of Madness
Heroic Level: 15
Bestowed by:  Hector Hyssop
Length: Long
Takes Place in: Harborview Lofts
Found in: The Harbor
Entrance in:  The Harbor

Heroic XP

Casual: 3,657
Normal: 6,356
Hard: 6,616
Elite: 6,877
Reaper: 104 RXP per skull


Patron: The Free Agents
Solo/Casual: 3
Normal: 6
Hard: 12
Elite: 18
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Known Traps

Vertical blade traps in the secret underwater passage to optional
  On the west wall between second and third blade
Two Air jet traps that push you off pillars
  On the north wall of pillars
Spinning blade trap in final hall at entrance to dead Pykzyl optional
  North of trap on east wall