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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category Tradeskill
Journal Level 100 (Tier 11)
Journal Difficulty Solo
Starting Zone The Duality's Vigilant Sanctum more
How to Start Go to The Hole and speak to The Duality within The Duality's Vigilant Sanctum525, 130, -85 ) Copy
part of: Terrors of Thalumbra Crafting Timeline
Preceded by:
Subtunarian Subterfuge
Followed by:
What Lies Beneath

What does this information mean?

The Duality believes he has enough information now to open a portal that will lead to the origin location of the mysterious ore... wherever that may be. It sounds as if it may be from Maldura, but there's only one way to find out for sure!


  1. Use the recipe Ore Reagent for Portal Spell to craft the prepared ore reagent.
    • There is a chemistry table in The Duality's Sanctum at ( 529, 130, -49 ) Copy
    • You will need one metal mechanism from the elemental remains on the dock in The Village of Shin for this recipe.
  2. Give the reagent to The Duality and then enter the portal he opens.

Needed Materials[]


  • At least 1p 53g 9s
  • 13200 status
  • 11599 status (at tradeskill level 110)