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Guides

Updated for the Astalgia Patch (ru 15.09.2021)

[Tier 1]

North Vern (ilvl 250) – Rohendel (ilvl 460)

Item Level 0 – 250

Step 1:
You should automatically reach this Item Level when leveling up to level 50.

Item Level 250 – 302

Step 1:
Run Chaos Dungeon ‘North Vern’ Stage 1.

Step 2:
Repeat step 1 until you have a full set of rare ilvl 302 equipment.

Alternative:
Complete the Shushire world quest line to obtain a full rare ilvl 302 equipment.

Item Level 302 – 600

Step 1:
Upgrade your rare equipment to +15 (ilvl 600).

[Tier 2]

Yorn (ilvl 600) – Feiton (ilvl 960)

Item Level 600 – 802

Step 1:
Run Chaos Dungeon ‘Yorn’ Stage 1.

Step 2:
Repeat step 1 until you have a full set of rare ilvl 802 equipment.

Info
Equip gems to improve your skills.

Item Level 802 – 1100

Step 1:
Upgrade your rare equipment to +15 (ilvl 1100).

[Tier 3]

Punika (ilvl 1100) – South Vern (ilvl 1340)

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At item level 1415 you have the option to keep your Argos set and upgrade it until item level 1490 or craft the ‘optional’ legion raid sets which have much higher base stats. It is not recommended to skip the legion raid sets.

Item level 1100 – 1302

Step 1:
Run Chaos Dungeon ‘Punika’ Stage 1.

Step 2:
Repeat step 1 until you have a full set of rare ilvl 1302 equipment.

Info
Replace your Tier 2 gems by Tier 3 gems.

Item Level 1302 – 1370

Step 1:
Upgrade your rare equipment to +15 (ilvl 1370).

Optional
Step 1:
Upgrade your rare equipment to +6 (ilvl 1325).

Step 2:
Run Chaos Dungeon ‘Punika’ Level 2 Stage 1 until you have a full set epic ilvl 1302 equipment.

Step 3:
Recycle your rare equipment into the epic equipment. This will give you higher stats.

Step 4:
Upgrade your epic equipment to +15 (ilvl 1370).

Item Level 1370 – 1415

Step 1:
Run Abyss Raid ‘Argos’ .

Step 2:
Repeat step 1 until you can craft a full Argos set of legendary ilvl 1340 equipment.
The set can be sold in the marketplace.

Step 3:
Recycle your rare or epic equipment into the legendary equipment.

Step 4:
Upgrade your legendary equipment to +15 (ilvl 1415).

Item Level 1415 – 1460

Step 1:
Run Legion Raid ‘Valtan [Normal]’ until you can craft a full Valtan set of legendary ilvl 1340 equipment and recycle your old equipment into the new one.
This step is optional. You can continue with step 2.

Step 2:
Upgrade your legendary equipment to +16 (ilvl 1430).

Step 3:
Run Legion Raid ‘Biackiss [Normal]’ until you can craft a full Biackiss set of legendary ilvl 1340 equipment and recycle your old equipment into the new one.
This step is optional. You can continue with step 4.

Step 4:
Upgrade your legendary equipment to +17 (ilvl 1445).

Step 5:
Run Legion Raid ‘Valtan [Hard]’ until you can craft a full Valtan set of relic ilvl 1340 equipment and recycle your old equipment into the new one.
This step is optional. You can continue with step 6.

Step 6:
Upgrade your legendary or relic equipment to +18 (ilvl 1460).

Item Level 1460 – 1490

Step 1:
Run Legion Raid ‘Biackiss [Hard]’ until you can craft a full Biackiss set of relic ilvl 1340 equipment and recycle your old equipment into the new one.
This step is optional. You can continue with step 2.

Step 2:
Upgrade your legendary equipment to +19 (ilvl 1475).

Step 3:
Run Legion Raid ‘Kouku-Saton [Normal]’ until you can craft a full Kouku-Saton set of relic ilvl 1340 equipment and recycle your old equipment into the new one.
This step is optional. You can continue with step 5.

Step 4:
Upgrade your relic Kouku-Saton equipment with trumpets to Level 2. This will gain you around 3-5% increased damage.

Step 5:
Upgrade your legendary or relic equipment to +20 (ilvl 1490).

Item Level 1490 – 1575

Step 1:
Run Legion Raid ‘Abrelshud [Normal]’ until you can craft a full Abrelshud set of relic ilvl 1340 equipment and recycle your old equipment into the new one.
This step is optional. You can continue with step 2.

Step 2:
Upgrade your legendary or relic equipment to +25 (ilvl 1575).

Info
Equip a Bracelet which you can get from either Chaos Dungeon ‘South Vern’, Legion Raid ‘Abrelshud’ or Guardian Raid ‘Kal Eligos’.