The Ember Court, Venthyr Weekly Activity
This page is meant to introduce and guide you through the Venthyr covenant weekly activity, the Ember Court. Inside you will find details on how this activity works, its rewards and how to obtain them.
How to unlock the Ember Court
Begin by unlocking the Ember Court through your Covenant's Anima Reservoir. You can also upgrade it as you get more Anima and Redeemed Souls over time:
|Court Unlock||1500 Reservoir Anima + 6 Redeemed Souls||1 Hour|
|Butler Helper||5000 Reservoir Anima + 12 Redeemed Souls||12 Hours|
|Third Guest Invite||10000 Reservoir Anima + 22 Redeemed Souls||24 Hours|
|Fourth Guest Invite||12500 Reservoir Anima + 40 Redeemed Souls||24 Hours|
|Specialist Staff||15000 Reservoir Anima + 70 Redeemed Souls||24 Hours|
Although the prices rise steeply as you advance through the upgrades, each new advancement brings significant benefits, which will make earning all the rewards related to this event much quicker.
Planning your Ember Court Event
Because you can only do it once per week, it is important to plan ahead in order to maximize the rewards you can get from the Ember Court.
The first step is deciding which guests to invite. Because each guest has unique party atmosphere preferences, you should try to invite guests which have similar tastes, in order to be able to focus on those tastes during the party itself and still end up pleasing both.
You will also be able to choose multiple options of refreshments, entertainment, security and decor before the event starts, with each choice boosting the party atmosphere in specific ways described on the choice menu. You should look to pick options that will boost the atmosphere in the ways your guests prefer, in order to get a head start on getting the best rewards.
Ember Court Noblegarden Theotar Egg Hunt Event
During the Noblegarden Easter celebrations, there will be a special event available inside the Ember Court scenario: Theotar's Egg Hunt.
This event can be started by picking up Theotar's Egg Basket, which you can find in the north area of the scenario, and is marked on your map.
Once you pick the Basket, the egg locations will be marked on your map as well, and you can pick them up even during the preparation phase. Turn them at their respective NPCs to gain one of several buffs:
- Prince Renathal's Egg increases guest reputation gains by 300%.
- Temel's Egg extends the current Court phase time limit by 5 minutes; ideally you want to turn this during the party itself.
- Theotar's Egg improves the happiness of all current guests.
- Lord Garridan's Egg increases damage done by 50% and reduces damage taken by 50%.
Because of Prince Renathal's Egg, any Court scenarios completed using this buff are worth multiple weeks of reputation, making it a must if you are behind on reputation!
Completing the Ember Court Event
Once you are ready, talk with Temel, in area above Sinfall (your Covenant sanctum) and take on his quest, The Ember Court to begin preparations. Once this quest is completed, you can talk to him again in order to start the scenario itself, which will take around 15 minutes in total.
- The first, Last-Minute Preparations gives you 60 seconds to start interacting with NPCs and objects around the area in order to change the party atmosphere.
- The second stage, The Court represents the party itself where many random events will occur, all of which influence the atmosphere. You can interact with many of the events, but make sure to look at the reward from completing the event before turning it in, as doing so might change the atmosphere in a negative way towards the preferences of your guests.
- Finally, once the timer ends you will be awarded Tribute from each of your guests, which contains loot based on how well you were able to please them. Do well and you will receive mounts, weapon transmog, extra reputation and pets. Fail to do so, and you might only get grey items, and not of the valuable kind.
After you are done, you can immediately start preparing for the following week's party, but will not be able to start it until the weekly reset.
Ember Court Rewards
By making your guests happy, you will be presented with multiple cosmetic rewards, such as pets, weapons and mounts. You will also earn reputation, with the Ember Court faction itself and also with each particular guest you invite.
Reputation unlocks items for sale, with the following scenario improvements and mounts being bought from Temel:
|Friendly||Building: Dredger Pool||100 Reservoir Anima|
|Honored||Building: Guardhouse||100 Reservoir Anima|
|Honored||Staff: Stage Crew||250 Gold|
|Honored||Staff: Waiters||250 Gold|
|Honored||Leather Dredger Coif||10 Infused Ruby|
|Honored||Altar of Accomplishment||25 Reservoir Anima|
|Revered||Staff: Bouncers||250 Gold|
|Revered||Staff: Dredger Decorators||250 Gold|
|Revered||Sinrunner Pony Reins||55 Infused Ruby|
|Revered||Battie's Pendant||250 Polished Pet Charm|
|Exalted||Mantle of Court Blades||1750 Reservoir Anima|
|Exalted||Juvenile Dredbat Harness||70 Infused Ruby|
|Exalted||Silvertip Dredwing||5000 Reservoir Anima|
|Exalted||Letter of Note, Premier Party Planner||85 Infused Ruby|
You can also get recolored Venthyr Covenant armor for each armor type from Lady Rovinette:
|Friendly||Boots and Legs||1500 Reservoir Anima|
|Honored||Chest||2000 Reservoir Anima|
|Honored||Wrist and Waist||750 Reservoir Anima|
|Revered||Gloves||1500 Reservoir Anima|
|Revered||Shoulders||2000 Reservoir Anima|
|Exalted||Helm||2000 Reservoir Anima|
|Exalted||Cloak||750 Reservoir Anima|
Covenant General Rewards
Besides the vendor and reputation rewards, you can also get any of the following items as tribute from the Ember Court. These items are shared among all Covenant weekly activities, and as such you will find mounts, pets and weapon transmogs inspired by each of the four Covenants.
You can buy some of these items at the Covenant vendors, in which case we will have the cost listed.
|Mount||Dauntless Duskrunner||5000 Reservoir Anima|
|Mount||Gruesome Flayedwing||5000 Reservoir Anima|
|Mount||Silvertip Dredwing||5000 Reservoir Anima|
|Mount||Pale Acidmaw||5000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Pearlwing Heron||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Dusty Sporeflutterer||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Plaguelouse Larva||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Corpulent Bonetusk||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Violet Dredwing Pup||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Brightscale Hatchling||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Sable||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Pets||Bloodfeaster Spiderling||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Bronze Ceremonial Targe||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Broadbladed Severer||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Final Arbiter's Gavel||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Grove Warden's Edge||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Songwood Staff||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Grove Warden's Harvester||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Bonejowl Ballista||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Bonebound Tome||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Redelev House Foil||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Silver-Bladed Ritual Dagger||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Sterling-Silver Cudgel||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Temple Guard's Partisan||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Tranquil's Censer||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Pugilist's Chakram||1000 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Bellringer's Hammer||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Nightwillow Barb||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Grove Warden's Maul||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Elderwood Barrier||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Ripvine Saber||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Nightwillow Shortbow||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Marrowfused Warglaive||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Marrowfused Dagger||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Marrowfused Sword||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Marrowfused Shield||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Crypt Watcher's Spire||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Bloodstained Hacksaw||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Blightclutched Greatstaff||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Dredger Anklebiter||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Shiny-Metal Topped Basher||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Ember Court Barrier||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Dutybound Spellblade||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Elderwood Gavel||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Crossbow of Contemplative Calm||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Bronze Dual-Bladed Glaive||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Cupbearer's Claymore||Event Reward|
|Weapons||Axeblade Blunderbuss||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Batwing Glaive||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Heartwood Stem||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Marrowfused Claymore||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Gem-Crowned Wand||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Spineforged Tenderizer||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Crypt Keeper's Vessel||500 Reservoir Anima|
|Weapons||Stonewing Halberd||500 Reservoir Anima|
- 08 Apr. 2021: Added information on the Noblegarden Easter special event.
- 10 Mar. 2021: Page added.
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