The Portal Opens

From DDO Compendium


Elminster has been working with Ana, and they have discovered that there is a portal in the Sschindylryn Ziggurat that leads to a Temple to Lolth. There is a high priestess there that is trying to find the Thread of the Weave. Elmister is asking you to go ahead and clear the way for them to clear the way to the Temple, and defeat the high priestess.


  • Gain entrance to the Temple of Lolth
  • Defeat the High Priestess
  • Find the spider brooch component
  • Find the ceremonial dagger component
  • (Optional) Kill Utheo Myar, the slavemaster
  • (Optional) Slay the giant spider Shev'aal

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)
    • Conquest may require killing extra spiders or slaves.
  • Mischief Bonus: 16 or more breakables smashed (+8% Bonus)
  • Vandal Bonus: 21 or more breakables smashed (+10% Bonus)
  • Ransack Bonus: 26 or more breakables smashed (+15% Bonus)


Pack: Menace of the Underdark
Arc: Menace of the Underdark: City of Portals
Epic Level: 22
Bestowed by:  Jenneth Gosmere
Length: Long
Takes Place in: Sschindylryn Ziggurat
Found in: Eveningstar
Entrance in:  Sschindylryn

Epic XP

Casual: 10,328
Normal: 17,778
Hard: 18,342
Elite: 18,906
Reaper: 129.2 RXP per skull


Patron: Purple Dragon Knights
Solo/Casual: 4
Normal: 8
Hard: 16
Elite: 24
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Menace of the Underdark
The End of Eberron


Spider door south of the western shrine
Slave pits door, south in the western side