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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category Mission
Journal Level 105 (Tier 11)
Journal Difficulty Heroic
Starting Zone Maldura: District of Ash (Heroic) more
How to Start Kill any Dark Gears recon scout in the zone.

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The Dark Gears hide in shadows, waiting for the right opportunity to strike. I must draw them out and defeat them before their plans come to fruition!


  • You have 8 minutes to complete this quest.
  • It's best to clear everything up through Gavitzle before starting this quest.


  1. Kill 15 Dark Gears recon scouts.
    • If a dying Dark Gears scout calls for a medic, wait a bit and Dark Gears medic will run up, whom you can then add to your kills.