Ruinous Schemes

From DDO Compendium

Present-day Sharn was constructed over the ruins of a much older city built by the Hobgoblins. Many of these ruins are yet to be explored.


The goblins are stirring up trouble in the cogs, in particular, they are restoring the old temple. Malek asks you to go and teach them a lesson.


  • Speak with Malek Knevit
  • Clear out the Daask grunts
  • Pull the Lever
  • Destroy the Portal
  • Stop Malek
  • (Optional) Defeat Crig

Named Loot

Bonus XP

  • Aggression Bonus: 15 or more monsters killed (+10% Bonus)
  • Onslaught Bonus: 32 or more monsters killed (+15% Bonus)
  • Conquest Bonus: 42 or more monsters killed (+25% Bonus)
  • Mischief Bonus: 9 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 12 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)


Pack: Masterminds of Sharn

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Heroic Level: 15
Legendary Level: 32


Length: Medium
Takes Place in: The Depths - Temple Excavation
Found in: Sharn - Clifftop Tower District
Entrance in:  The Cogs

Heroic XP

Casual: 1,495
Normal: 2,596
Hard: 2,700
Elite: 2,804
Reaper: 50+45 per skull

Legendary XP

Casual: 7,284
Normal: 12,437
Hard: 13,733
Elite: 13,030
Reaper: 2*(50+96) per skull


Patron: Sharn City Council
Solo/Casual: 2
Normal: 4
Hard: 8
Elite: 12


Heroic Cogs Saga
Epic Cogs Saga