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The Encroaching Darkness

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The Encroaching Darkness8Map
Corrupted
No matter where your dreams take you, Nightmare follows close behind.
Acquisition
Level: 1
Academy Map (War for the Atlas)Acid Lakes Map (War for the Atlas)Arachnid Nest Map (War for the Atlas)Arachnid Tomb Map (War for the Atlas)Arena Map (War for the Atlas)Armoury Map (War for the Atlas)Arsenal Map (War for the Atlas)Ashen Wood Map (War for the Atlas)Atoll Map (War for the Atlas)Maelström of Chaos (War for the Atlas)Basilica Map (War for the Atlas)Bazaar Map (War for the Atlas)Belfry Map (War for the Atlas)Bog Map (War for the Atlas)Bone Crypt Map (War for the Atlas)Olmec's SanctumCaldera Map (War for the Atlas)Carcass Map (War for the Atlas)Castle Ruins Map (War for the Atlas)Cemetery Map (War for the Atlas)Hallowed Ground (War for the Atlas)Pit of the Chimera Map (War for the Atlas)Colonnade Map (War for the Atlas)Colosseum Map (War for the Atlas)Coral Ruins Map (War for the Atlas)Core Map (War for the Atlas)Courtyard Map (War for the Atlas)The Vinktar Square (War for the Atlas)Coves Map (War for the Atlas)Crimson Temple Map (War for the Atlas)Crystal Ore Map (War for the Atlas)Cursed Crypt Map (War for the Atlas)The Coward's Trial (War for the Atlas)Dark Forest Map (War for the Atlas)Defiled Cathedral Map (War for the Atlas)Desert Spring Map (War for the Atlas)Dig Map (War for the Atlas)Dunes Map (War for the Atlas)Pillars of Arun (War for the Atlas)Desert of DementiaHalls of DeliriumRuins of DespairSea of IsolationRepository of DerisionPits of SorrowIslands of DevastationManor of MadnessWastes of LunacyVaults of InsanitySpires of DelusionRiver of HysteriaAbsence of Value and MeaningFactory Map (War for the Atlas)Fields Map (War for the Atlas)Gardens Map (War for the Atlas)Geode Map (War for the Atlas)Ghetto Map (War for the Atlas)The Beachhead (High Tier) (War for the Atlas)The Beachhead (Mid Tier) (War for the Atlas)Lair of the Hydra Map (War for the Atlas)Infested Valley Map (War for the Atlas)Jungle Valley Map (War for the Atlas)Laboratory Map (War for the Atlas)Lair Map (War for the Atlas)Lava Chamber Map (War for the Atlas)Lava Lake Map (War for the Atlas)Malformation Map (War for the Atlas)Mausoleum Map (War for the Atlas)Mesa Map (War for the Atlas)Mineral Pools Map (War for the Atlas)Maze of the Minotaur Map (War for the Atlas)Moon Temple Map (War for the Atlas)The Twilight Temple (War for the Atlas)Mud Geyser Map (War for the Atlas)Museum Map (War for the Atlas)The Putrid Cloister (War for the Atlas)Necropolis Map (War for the Atlas)Death and Taxes (War for the Atlas)Orchard Map (War for the Atlas)Overgrown Ruin Map (War for the Atlas)Overgrown Shrine Map (War for the Atlas)Acton's Nightmare (War for the Atlas)Palace Map (War for the Atlas)Park Map (War for the Atlas)Phantasmagoria Map (War for the Atlas)Forge of the Phoenix Map (War for the Atlas)Pier Map (War for the Atlas)Pit Map (War for the Atlas)Area:MapWorldsPitUniquePlateau Map (War for the Atlas)Plaza Map (War for the Atlas)Precinct Map (War for the Atlas)Primordial Pool Map (War for the Atlas)Promenade Map (War for the Atlas)The Hall of Grandmasters (War for the Atlas)Racecourse Map (War for the Atlas)Ramparts Map (War for the Atlas)Reef Map (War for the Atlas)Residence Map (War for the Atlas)Scriptorium Map (War for the Atlas)Sepulchre Map (War for the Atlas)The Shaper's Realm (War for the Atlas)Shipyard Map (War for the Atlas)Shore Map (War for the Atlas)Mao Kun (War for the Atlas)Shrine Map (War for the Atlas)Siege Map (War for the Atlas)Spider Forest Map (War for the Atlas)Summit Map (War for the Atlas)Sunken City Map (War for the Atlas)Temple Map (War for the Atlas)Poorjoy's Asylum (War for the Atlas)Terrace Map (War for the Atlas)Thicket Map (War for the Atlas)Torture Chamber Map (War for the Atlas)Oba's Cursed Trove (War for the Atlas)Tower Map (War for the Atlas)Tribunal Map (War for the Atlas)Tropical Island Map (War for the Atlas)Underground River Map (War for the Atlas)Caer Blaidd, Wolfpack's Den (War for the Atlas)Underground Sea Map (War for the Atlas)Vaal Pyramid Map (War for the Atlas)Vaults of Atziri (War for the Atlas)Vaal Temple Map (War for the Atlas)Vault Map (War for the Atlas)Villa Map (War for the Atlas)Wasteland Map (War for the Atlas)Waste Pool Map (War for the Atlas)Waterways Map (War for the Atlas)Wharf Map (War for the Atlas)
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment
Miscellaneous
Item class: Divination Card
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/DivinationCards/DivinationCardTheEncroachingDarkness

The Encroaching Darkness is a divination card. A set of eight can be exchanged for a random corrupted unique map.

Mechanics

When this item is exchanged the vendor trades any of unique map that can drop normally. Unique maps that have a special condition will not be traded to the character, for example:

  • The Beachhead
  • The Perandus ManorThe Perandus Manor
    Chateau Map
    Map Level: 78
    Map Tier: 4
    Guild Character:
    Item Quantity: (+60%-+100%)
    Item Rarity: (+200%-+300%)
    (200-300)% more Rare Monsters
    (30-40)% more Monster Life
    (16-24)% increased Monster Damage
    (100-150)% increased Experience gain
    Monster Level: 78
    Area contains Cadiro Perandus
    Forget kings and emperors;
    He who holds the coin holds all the power.
    Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
  • The Vinktar SquareThe Vinktar Square
    Courtyard Map
    Map Level: 77
    Map Tier: 8
    Guild Character: ²
    Item Quantity: (+100%-+150%)
    Item Rarity: (+100%-+150%)
    Monster Pack Size: (+30%-+50%)
    20% more Monster Life
    Monsters cannot be Shocked
    20% increased Monster Damage
    +35% Monster Lightning Resistance
    Monsters deal 35% extra Damage as Lightning
    Monster Level: 77
    To the east,
    it cannot be seen.
    To the west,
    it cannot be touched.
    To the south,
    it cannot be remembered.
    And to the north,
    it cannot be contained.
    Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
  • Untainted ParadiseUntainted Paradise
    Tropical Island Map
    Map Level: 75
    Map Tier: 8
    Area has increased monster variety
    Area is inhabited by wild Animals
    Monsters drop no items
    (300-400)% increased Experience gain
    For this beauty,
    beauty without strength,
    chokes out life.
    Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.

Item acquisition
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Area restrictions

This item can be acquired in the following areas:

Legacy area restrictions

This item can be acquired in the following areas:

Usage in upgrade paths

This item is used by upgrade paths or vendor recipes to create the following items:
OutcomeAmountIngredientIngredient
Notes
The Twilight TempleThe Twilight Temple
Moon Temple Map
Map Level: 76
Map Tier: 9
Guild Character: ^
Item Quantity: (+75%-+100%)
Item Rarity: (+125%-+175%)
Monster Pack Size: (+25%-+50%)
Area has increased monster variety
Area is inhabited by Lunaris fanatics
Area is inhabited by Solaris fanatics
Players are Cursed with Flammability
Players are Cursed with Frostbite
In the shadow of war,
all are eclipsed.
Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
8The Encroaching DarknessThe Encroaching Darkness8Map
Corrupted
No matter where your dreams take you, Nightmare follows close behind.
random corrupted unique map
Vaults of AtziriVaults of Atziri
Vaal Pyramid Map
Map Level: 75
Map Tier: 8
Guild Character: g
Chests have (2500-3500)% increased Item Rarity
Area contains no monsters
Found Items have a (20-40)% chance to drop Corrupted in Area
"Should I depart this mortal coil,
so shall all of my treasures."
- Atziri, Queen of the Vaal
Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
8The Encroaching DarknessThe Encroaching Darkness8Map
Corrupted
No matter where your dreams take you, Nightmare follows close behind.
random corrupted unique map
Mao KunMao Kun
Shore Map
Map Level: 75
Map Tier: 8
Guild Character: À
Item Quantity: (+100%-+120%)
Monsters deal (175-190)% extra Damage as Lightning
(60-100)% increased Experience gain
Monsters gain an Endurance Charge on Hit
Monsters gain a Power Charge on Hit
The Treasures of the Tides wait
in agony at the End of the World.
Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
8The Encroaching DarknessThe Encroaching Darkness8Map
Corrupted
No matter where your dreams take you, Nightmare follows close behind.
random corrupted unique map
The Putrid CloisterThe Putrid Cloister
Museum Map
Map Level: 76
Map Tier: 9
Guild Character: Õ
Item Quantity: +90%
Item Rarity: +45%
Players are Cursed with Vulnerability
Players are Cursed with Conductivity
Players are Cursed with Flammability
Players are Cursed with Frostbite
Players are Cursed with Projectile Weakness
Unique Boss drops divination cards
Please take out your blades,
your whips, and your spikes.
Class is now in session.
Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
8The Encroaching DarknessThe Encroaching Darkness8Map
Corrupted
No matter where your dreams take you, Nightmare follows close behind.
random corrupted unique map
Poorjoy's AsylumPoorjoy's Asylum
Temple Map
Map Level: 76
Map Tier: 9
Guild Character: ß
Item Quantity: +100%
Item Rarity: +250%
(140-160)% more Monster Life
(140-160)% increased Monster Damage
25% increased Monster Movement Speed
25% increased Monster Attack Speed
25% increased Monster Cast Speed
Area is a large Maze
150% increased Experience gain
Unique Boss drops (10-15) additional Rare (Life Flasks-Belts)
Laughs of all the twisted
Echo through these halls of gold.
In this cold forgotten void
They wander, forever uncontrolled.
Travel to this Map by using it in the Templar Laboratory or a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.
8The Encroaching DarknessThe Encroaching Darkness8Map
Corrupted
No matter where your dreams take you, Nightmare follows close behind.
random corrupted unique map

Supporter attribution

This card has not yet been assigned or the creator wishes to remain anonymous.

Version history

Version Changes
2.6.0
  • Now drops in map areas.
2.0.1b