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Faction: Guardians
Zone: Mathosia
Levels: 1-6
Time to Complete: 30 minutes

 

Guardians (Mathosia)

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Map (Mathosia)
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Guardian Leveling Guide (Mathosia) Map

  • Ardenburgh (C)
  • Ardenburgh Gate (E)
  • Ascendant Hall (J)
  • Bloodmurk Grove (F)
  • Eye of Regulos (K)
  • Hallowed Hill (B)
  • Sanctuary of Rebirth (A)
  • Thedeor Fields (H)
  • Thontic’s Fountain (D)
  • Valor Hold (G)
  • Vigilant Rise (I)

Leveling Guide (Mathosia)
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1. Talk to Messenger of the Vigil.
Accept the quest, “Chosen(1)


Messenger of the Vigil at Sanctuary of Rebirth (A)

2. Travel down the stairs. Talk to Sanctuary Warden.
Turn in the quest, “Chosen(1)
Accept the quest, “Ascended Allies(2)


Sanctuary Warden at Sanctuary of Rebirth (A)

3. Exit the Sanctuary of Rebirth (A) into the Hallowed Hill (B). Talk to Fayne Doran.
Turn in the quest, “ Ascended Allies(2)
Accept the quest, “Avenging Hand (3)


Fayne Doran at Hallowed Hill (B)

4. Kill 6 Ashen Defilers at Hallowed Hill (B).
Kill 6 Ashen Defilers


Ashen Defilers at Hallowed Hill (B)

5. Talk to Fayne Doran.
Turn in the quest, “Avenging Hand(3)
Accept the quest, “Steel Reckoning(4)

6. Talk to Orin Bancroft.
Accept the quest, “Knights of Aedraxis(5)

7. Travel East to (1213, 1349). Collect 4 Imbued Swords and kill 6 Corrupted Knights.
Collect 4 Imbued Swords
Kill 6 Corrupted Knights


Imbued Swords and Corrupted Knights at (1213, 1349) Hallowed Hill (B)

8. Travel North through Ardenburgh (C) to Thontic’s Fountain (D). Talk to Shyla Starheart.
Turn in the quest, “Knights of Aedraxis(5)
Accept the quest, “Weakened Ward(6)


Shyla Starheart at Thontic's Fountain (D)

9. Talk to Borrin Gammult.
Turn in the quest, “Steel Reckoning(4)
Accept the quest, “Unholy Shackles(7)

10. Roam Ardenburgh (C) to collect 8 Sanctified Spheres by killing Ardenburgh Horrors. Also, activate 3 Morbid Infusers.
Collect 8 Sanctified Spheres
Activate 3 Morbid Infusers


Ardenburgh Horrors and Morbid Infusers at Ardenburgh (C)

11. Return to Thontic’s Fountain (D). Talk to Shyla Starheart.
Turn in the quest, “Weakened Ward(6)

12. Talk to Borrin Gammult.
Turn in the quest, “Unholy Shackles(7)

13. Talk to Thomas Penthas.
Accept the quest, “Mathosian Inquisition(8)

14. Travel slightly North-East to the Altar of Thedeor at (1156, 1152) Ardenburgh (C). Activate the Altar of Thedeor.
Activate Altar of Thedeor
Tip: The Altar of Thedeor is for Mathosians. Dwarves and High Elves must find different Altars. Refer to the D (Dwarf) and HE (High Elf) markers on the map.


Altar of Thedeor at (1156, 1152) Ardenburgh (C)

15. Travel slightly South-West and use the Mathosian Shield on 6 Deathbound Thralls.
Use Mathosian Shield on 6 Deathbound Thralls
Tip: Again, this step is based on the Mathoisan race. If you are a Dwarf or High Elf, your task will be different.


Deathbound Thralls at Ardenburgh (C)

16. Return to Thontic’s Fountain (D). Talk to Thomas Penthas.
Turn in the quest, “Mathosian Inquisition(8)

17. Talk to Borrin Gammult.
Accept the quest, “Uncivil War(9)

18. Travely slightly North-West to Ardenburgh Gate (E). Talk to Brother Jebiah.
Turn in the quest, “Uncivil War(9)
Accept the quest, “Sourcestone(10)


Brother Jebiah at Ardenburgh Gate (E)

19. Talk to Tam Daggerborne.
Accept the quest, “Betrayers(11)

20. Travel slightly North to Bloodmurk Grove (F). Collect 3 Sourcestone Cores, kill 4 Defiant Traitors, and kill 4 Defiant Thaumaturges.
Collect 3 Sourcestone Cores
Kill 4 Defiant Traitors
Kill 4 Defiant Thaumaturges


Sourcestone Cores, Defiant Traitors, and Defiant Thaumaturges at Bloodmurk Grove (F)

21. Return South to Ardenburgh Gate (E). Talk to Tam Daggerborne.
Turn in the quest, “Betrayers(11)

22. Talk to Brother Jebiah.
Turn in the quest, “Sourcestone(10)
Accept the quest, “Rifts Between Worlds (12)

23. Travel slight North to Bloodmurk Grove (F). Kill 5 Defiant Constructs and use the Imbued Sigil on their corpses.
Use Imbued Sigil on 5 Defiant Constructs’ Corpses


Defiant Constructs at Bloodmurk Grove (F)

24. Travel West to Valor Hold (G). Talk to Cyril Kalmar.
Turn in the quest, “Rifts Between Worlds(12)
Accept the quest, “Brood of Regulos(13)
Accept the quest, “Principles of War(14)


Cyril Kalmar at Valor Hold (G)

25. Talk to Frederic Kain.
Accept the quest, “Fields Run Red(15)

26. Talk to your Class Trainer.
Turn in the quest, “Principles of War(14)

27. Travel slightly North-West to Thedeor Fields (H). Kill 3 Deathbound Rogues, 3 Deathbound Soldiers, and 3 Deathbound Sorcerers.
Kill 3 Deathbound Rogues
Kill 3 Deathbound Soldiers
Kill 3 Deathbound Sorcerers


Deathbound Undead at Thedeor Fields (H)

28. Find a Tainted Altar at (936, 1096) Thedeor Fields (H). Use the Warding Orb of the Vigil while standing by the Tainted Altar. Then kill the 2 waves of mobs and the Spawn of Regulos.
Use Warding Orb of the Vigil by Tainted Altar
Kill Spawn of Regulos


Tainted Altar at (936, 1096) Thedeor Fields (H)

29. Return to Valor Hold (G). Talk to Frederic Kain.
Turn in the quest, “Fields Run Red(15)

30. Talk to Cyril Kalmar.
Turn in the quest, “Brood of Regulos(13)
Accept the quest, “The Pariah(16)

31. Talk to Frederic Kain.
Accept the quest, “Rightful Owners(17)

32. Travel North-East to Vigilant Rise (I). Travel up the path and collect 6 Mathosian Remains by killing Carrion Flayers.
Collect 6 Mathosian Remains


Carrion Flayers at Vigilant Rise (I)

33. Follow the path up to Ascendant Hall (J). Activate Orphiel’s Corruptor. Then kill Ethect. Lastly, attack Orphiel until he runs away.
Activate Orphiel’s Corruptor
Kill Ethect
Chase Orphiel Away


Orphiel's Corruptor at Ascendant Hall (J)

34. Talk to Messenger of the Vigil. After you turn in the quest, ask to be ported back to Valor Hold (G).
Turn in the quest, “The Pariah(16)


Messenger of the Vigil at Ascendant Hall (J)

35. Talk to Frederic Kain.
Turn in the quest, “Rightful Owners(17)
Accept the quest, “Shot in the Back(18)

36. Talk to Cyril Kalmar.
Accept the quest, “Gathering Strength(19)

37. Travel North to Thedeor Fields (H). Find and activate a Catapult. Doing so should kill 3 Necromancers and 1 Ettin. Activate 2 Catapults to kill 6 Necromancers and 2 Ettins.
Activate Catapult
Kill 6 Necromancers
Kill 2 Ettins


Catapult at Thedeor Fields (H)

38. Find a Shadetouched Horse and use Cyril’s Bridle on it. Then ride the Shadetouched Horse South to Valor Hold (G).
Use Cyril’s Bridle on Shadetouched Horse
Return Shadetouched Horse to Valor Hold


Shadetouched Horse at Thedeor Fields (H)

39. Talk to Frederic Kain.
Turn in the quest, “Shot in the Back(18)

40. Talk to Cyril Kalmar.
Turn in the quest, “Gathering Strength(19)
Accept the quest, “A Dim, Dark Eye (20)

41. Talk to Cyril Kalmar and ask for a Steed. Then travel North-West to the Eye of Regulos (K). Stand in the Green Circle to kill all of the mobs in the way.


Green Circle at Eye of Regulos (K)

42. Then travel to the Rift and activate the two Rift Generators. Multiple waves of mobs will spawn and attack. Continue killing until the Shade of Regulos attacks. Kill the Shade of Regulos and use the Hammer of the Vigil on the Shade of Regulos' Corpse.
Activate 2 Rift Generators
Kill Shade of Regulos
Use Hammer of the Vigil on Shade of Regulos’ Corpse


Rift Generators at Eye of Regulos (K)

43. Talk to Messenger of the Vigil.
Turn in the quest, “A Dim, Dark Eye(20)



Quest List (Mathosia)
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(1) Chosen
Starts with: Messenger of the Vigil at (#1)
Ends with: Sanctuary Warden
(2) Ascended Allies
Starts with: Sanctuary Warden
Ends with: Fayne Doran
(3) Avenging Hand
Starts with: Fayne Doran
Kill: 6 Ashen Defilers at Hallowed Hill (B)
Ends with: Fayne Doran
(4) Steel Reckoning
Starts with: Fayne Doran
Collect: 4 Imbued Swords at (1213, 1349)
Ends with: Borrin Gammult
(5) Knights of Aedraxis
Starts with: Orin Bancroft
Kill: 6 Corrupted Knights at (1213, 1349)
Ends with: Shyla Starheart
(6) Weakened Ward
Starts with: Shyla Starheart
Collect: 8 Sanctified Spheres by killing Ardenburgh Horrors at Ardenburgh (C)
Ends with: Shyla Starheart
(7) Unholy Shackles
Starts with: Borrin Gammult
Activate: 3 Morbid Infusers at Ardenburgh (C)
Ends with: Borrin Gammult
(8) Mathosian Inquisition
Starts with: Thomas Penthas
Activate: Altar of Thedeor at (1156, 1152) Ardenburgh (C)
Use: Mathosian Shield on 6 Deathbound Thralls at Ardenburgh (C)
Ends with: Thomas Penthas
(9) Uncivil War
Starts with: Borrin Gammult
Ends with: Brother Jebiah
(10) Sourcestone
Starts with: Brother Jebiah
Collect: 3 Sourcestone Cores at Bloodmurk Grove (F)
Ends with: Brother Jebiah
(11) Betrayers
Starts with: Tam Daggerborne
Kill: 4 Defiant Traitors at Bloodmurk Grove (F)
Kill: 4 Defiant Thaumaturges at Bloodmurk Grove (F)
Ends with: Tam Daggerborne
(12) Rifts Between Worlds
Starts with: Brother Jebiah
Ends with: Cyril Kalmar
(13) Brood of Regulos
Starts with: Cyril Kalmar
Use: Warding Orb of the Vigil at Tainted Altar at (936, 1096) Thedeor Fields (H)
Kill: Spawn of Regulos
Ends with: Cyril Kalmar
(14) Principles of War
Starts with: Cyril Kalmar
Ends with: Class Trainer
(15) Fields Run Red
Starts with: Frederic Kain
Kill: 3 Deathbound Rogues at Thedeor Fields (H)
Kill: 3 Deathbound Soldiers at Thedeor Fields (H)
Kill: 3 Deathbound Sorcerers at Thedeor Fields (H)
Ends with: Frederic Kain
(16) The Pariah
Starts with: Cyril Kalmar
Activate: Orphiel’s Corruptor at Ascendant Hall (J)
Kill: Ethect at Ascendant Hall (J)
Chase Away: Orphiel at Ascendant Hall (J)
Ends with: Messenger of the Vigil at (#2)
(17) Rightful Owners
Starts with: Frederic Kain
Collect: 6 Mathosian Remains by killing Carrion Flayers at Vigilant Rise (I)
Ends with: Frederic Kain
(18) Shot in the Back
Starts with: Frederic Kain
Activate: Catapult at Thedeor Fields (H)
Kill: 6 Necromancers at Thedeor Fields (H)
Kill: 2 Ettins at Thedeor Fields (H)
Ends with: Frederic Kain
(19) Gathering Strength
Starts with: Cyril Kalmar
Use: Cyril’s Bridle on Shadetouched Horse at Thedeor Fields (H)
Return: Shadetouched Horse to Valor Hold (G)
Ends with: Cyril Kalmar
(20) A Dim, Dark Eye
Starts with: Cyril Kalmar
Activate: 2 Rift Generators at Eye of Regulos (K)
Kill: Shade of Regulos at Eye of Regulos (K)
Use: Hammer of the Vigil on Shade of Regulos’ Corpse at Eye of Regulos (K)
Ends with: Messenger of the Vigil in Silverwood




NPC List (Mathosia)
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Borrin GammultThontic’s Fountain (1198, 1204)
Brother JebiahArdenburgh Gate (1117, 1158)
Cyril KalmarValor Hold (1031, 1057)
Fayne DoranHallowed Hill (1151, 1346)
Frederic KainValor Hold (1030, 1044)
Messenger of the Vigil(#1) Sanctuary of Rebirth (1115, 1439), (#2) Ascendant Hall (1061, 919)
Orin BancroftHallowed Hill (1155, 1349)
Sanctuary WardenSanctuary of Rebirth (1122, 1393)
Shyla StarheartThontic’s Fountain (1195, 1197)
Tam DaggerborneArdenburgh Gate (1124, 1158)
Thomas PenthasThontic’s Fountain (1202, 1198)