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Fabled Obtenebrate Short Sword  
 

MAGIC ITEM LORE ITEM NO TRADE PLACEABLE
Slot: PRIMARY SECONDARY
Skill: 1H Slashing Atk Delay: 24
DMG: 15 Dmg Bonus: 26
This item is placeable in yards, guild yards, houses and guild halls.
STR: +10 DEX: +9 STA: +9 AGI: +8 HP: +80 MANA: +85 ENDUR: +85
SV FIRE: +13 SV COLD: +10 SV MAGIC: +13
Required level of 60.
Effect: Festering Darkness (Combat, Casting Time: Instant)
WT: 4.5 Size: MEDIUM
Class: WAR RNG BRD ROG
Race: ALL
Slot 1, Type 4 (Weapon: General)
Slot 2, Type 20 (Ornamentation)
Item Type:1H Slashing
Stackable:No
Lucy Entry By:Kharakid
Updated By:Nitlaan
Source:Live
Updated:Thu Oct 9th, 2008
*This item is Fabled.
Ruins of Kunark Item


Rarity: Fabled
Level to Attain: 65

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Drops: This item is found on creatures.



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This fabled item was introduced during EverQuest's sixth anniversary.
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Uploaded March 24th, 2009 by savoyatun
Updated March 25th, 2009
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snare
# Mar 26 2006 at 10:49 PM Rating: Default
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very nice snare.

This and the fabled bone dirk from Lguk dual wield nice on a rogue. The two dots stack and snare is a done deal with them both.

Makes a nice snare for a war in some situations. Exp grind is nice when mob is low HP and turns while snared, saves your cleric mana. The -20 save to magic makes this a good one for places like MPG.

This proc is normally the shadowknight 61 pop snare spell

Edited, Sun Mar 26 21:46:41 2006
snare
# Mar 20 2007 at 8:31 AM Rating: Decent
No negatives here ....getting this tonight for my warrior to replace his whip..which will go to my guild.....but dont see any negatives to resists on it ..perhaps they've fixed since your post
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snare
# Mar 20 2007 at 8:57 AM Rating: Decent
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he's talking about the resist check on the snare spell as being a -20MR check, not the stats on the item
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fabeled
# Apr 15 2005 at 10:59 PM Rating: Decent
sword Droped from fabled crypt devourer (sp) drop down from zone west hall turn right.

Edited, Sat Apr 16 00:00:12 2005
Need Fabled info if possible please?
# Mar 25 2005 at 7:35 PM Rating: Decent
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Pardon me, folks,

I have been camping North wing for 2 nights already. Never seen a Fabled Crypt Devourer but The Crypt Devourer popped twice rather ( which dropped Obtenebrate Short Sword ).

Am I camping at the right place? Or is it just a really rare spawn please?

Moreover, is it possible for me to solo this Fabled please?

Thank you in advance.


Dragkila
70 IKS WAR
Illumanati
Mith Marr
killed F Wurm
# Mar 28 2005 at 2:59 PM Rating: Decent
41 posts
We killed The Fabled Crypt Wurm tonight on Karana Server.
It was roaming 1st hall in West wing at our 2nd turn.
It dropped this Sword. So, my alt ROG is happy but need some more levels to use it.

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RE: killed F Wurm
# Mar 29 2005 at 12:28 AM Rating: Decent
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Thank you for the info.

Edit:
Got the sword from Fabled Crypt Wurm just like you mentioned.
With no healer, just my 50% slow proc, a 70 Mage friend and I managed to kill it.
My health was down to 3% ( about 300+HP ) left after the fight. LOL.

Thanks again!


Dragkila
70 IKS WAR
Illumanati
Mith Marr

Edited, Tue Mar 29 23:12:56 2005
Solo Toy for Quest Items
# Mar 23 2005 at 6:01 PM Rating: Default
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176 posts
I find myself scavenging all over killing stuff and chasing them down. This makes it all less hassle since they turn at low health and my Finishing Blow AA 32k hit spanks em. Wish I had this while doing lucid shards for VT key.
woot
# Mar 22 2005 at 12:18 AM Rating: Decent
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i got one of these last night ... fun weapon .. draws crazt agro .. Good for my warrior. Procs a lot too ... was main snarer in WoS grp this morning. Dropped off Fabled Crypt Devourer

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Cerium 55 Wood Elf Bard
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wrong mob
# Mar 20 2005 at 2:52 PM Rating: Decent
15 posts
This dropped off "The Fabled Crypt Feaster" for me. never seem this wurm one.
RE: wrong mob
# Mar 21 2005 at 2:00 AM Rating: Default
I hope ya didn't get this off the fabled feaster cause he drops the fabled steel flint dagger ( wrong name but on the right track ) this sword ( if ya really go tthis one ) drops off the fabled crypt devoyer I am looking for that feaster on CT server and yet to see him but killed a few of the fabled mobs there
Leawen
drop info
# Mar 20 2005 at 4:43 AM Rating: Decent
42 posts
what wing does the mob spawn in ... I'd really like one
Warrior
# Mar 19 2005 at 3:31 AM Rating: Good
I would imagine this would make a keen warrior weapon. I play a SK and one cast of Festering Darkness is enough to steal/hold aggro from anyone. I don't know what the taunt-ratio-thingy you get from a BoC is, but I bet this is just as good if not better.
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RE: Warrior
# Mar 19 2005 at 7:40 AM Rating: Decent
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Only problem with it is on a raid, DoTs break mez.

Would be good for a group situation as a snare if you cannot find one. Cool weapon all in all.

I may have to grab one for myself.
RE: Warrior
# Mar 21 2005 at 9:19 PM Rating: Decent
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Weapon swings break mez too...

Just saying. Given that we can assume that any tank using this for agro generation on a raid is *also* probably tanking a mob that is not going to be mezzed, it's somewhat of a moot point. It's really far more likely to ***** up groups, since you are much more likely to need to switch targets after engagement.
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RE: Warrior
# Mar 24 2005 at 1:58 PM Rating: Decent
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Weapon HITS break mezzes... if you swing and miss, the mob's still mezzed... just saying.

This is a great tool... a decent lasting damaging snare that causes major aggro. Might not be a grouping Rogue's preference, but I'm sure they'd put great use to it situationally.
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