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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category Signature
Journal Level 110 (Tier 12)
Journal Difficulty Heroic
Starting Zone Myrist, the Great Library more
How to Start Click on a corrupted conflagration of air at ( 251, -7, -19 ) Copy
part of: Chaos Descending Timeline
Preceded by:
Elements of Destruction: Shadow Casting in the Dark
Followed by:
Elements of Destruction: Face the Chaos
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Inert Eryslai Purifying Rune.png

  • You may not receive all of the ephemeral gusts needed for this quest on one run through the zone.
  • The quest is listed as heroic but can be soloed
  • You receive an Inert Eryslai Purifying Rune when you click on the corrupted air to start the quest.


Ephemeral gust.png

  1. Take the teleporter at ( 260, -20, -285 ) Copy to the Elemental Portal Gallery. Use the wind portal at ( 714, 412, -380 ) Copy to enter Eryslai: The Midnight Aerie [Solo].
  2. Progress through the zone. (See Eryslai: The Midnight Aerie [Solo] for strategies).
  3. Kill zephyren, phoenix, nilborien and wilders to obtain 19 ephemeral gusts.
    • The drops are uncommon. One is dropped for each party member.
    • Note: It can happen that you don't get all 19 drops from 1 run of the zone, so you have to reenter a fresh version of the instance to get the final drop and be able to complete the quest.
  4. Use the Inert Eryslai Purifying Rune from the quest helper to recieve the Imbued Eryslai Purifying Rune
  5. After killing the final boss, Sterek Swiftwind, take the Portal to Oeranthia Spire at ( 1200, 324, -278 ) Copy.
  6. Click on The Oeranthia Breathstone

    The Oeranthia Breathstone

    at ( 831, -290, -469 ) Copy.