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Crystal Crown of Confusion  
 

MAGIC ITEM LORE ITEM NO TRADE
Slot: HEAD
Charges: Unlimited
AC: 10
CHA: +25 INT: +9 MANA: +45
Effect: Color Skew (Any Slot/Can Equip, Casting Time: 15.0) at Level 30
WT: 0.6 Size: SMALL
Class: ENC
Race: ALL
Slot 1, Type 7 (General: Group)
Slot 2, Type 21 (Special Ornamentation)
Item Type:Armor
Appearance:Cloth
Tint:
 
Color (RGB):0, 0, 0
Light:Stein of Tears
Stackable:No
Lucy Entry By:Biny
Item Updated By:SwiftyMUSE
Source:Live
IC Last Updated:2021-02-21 08:48:13
Page Updated:Thu Oct 9th, 2008
*This item is the result of a raid event.
Scars of Velious Item


Rarity: Very Rare
Level to Attain: 58

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Drops: This item is found on creatures.

Velketor's Labyrinth


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15 seconds
# Mar 15 2004 at 1:34 AM Rating: Decent
15 second cast time, not 8. Still a pretty nice chanter item.
Two groups of 65 level players killed him with ease. Not even a 5 minute fight. Toughest part is getting to him. Ice is slippery you know.

Mistress Ium
Coercer - Firiona Vie
wow
# Apr 18 2002 at 11:41 PM Rating: Default
holy fook, damn nice chanter hat. would come in handy in Seb AE groups once you're oom =)

hell, i'd give up my insidious halo for this ANYDAY ;)

Jick
Avengers Federation
Tholuxe Paells

Edited, Fri Apr 19 00:35:55 2002
RE: wow
# Jul 25 2003 at 4:53 PM Rating: Default
Only Problem of doing "AE" is the cast time, i have the crown and its more like a toy effect.... or for fun pulling an orc camp or derv camp in commons.

Edited, Fri Jul 25 17:46:45 2003
Casting Time is too long.
# Feb 05 2002 at 1:24 PM Rating: Default
The stats on the crown are nice, but dont even think you are going to use the effect. It takes about 15 or so secs to cast color skew. I have yet to think of a use for this spell at a 15 sec cast time.
RE: Casting Time is too long.
# Mar 14 2002 at 4:55 AM Rating: Default
ohhhh i dunno but how about maybe a mana free stun when fighting mobs you cant sit around because of causing instant agro.
RE: Casting Time is too long.
# Nov 27 2002 at 8:45 AM Rating: Default
Actually, color skew costs what? 40m to cast and cast time is 1.5 seconds or so? A 15 second cast time for ae stun is too long, you could have cast multple stuns the old fashioned way in that amount of time. And 40m can be regened pretty fast with kei and potc on while standing. If this item in fact does take 15 seconds to cast its effect, the effect is virtually worthless (except rare instances of OOM). Now the stats on the item more than make up for any problems with the effect...
RE: Casting Time is too long.
# Apr 17 2002 at 1:53 PM Rating: Default
15 seconds your tanks will build enough aggro so you don't **** em off to much
Velketor
# Dec 23 2000 at 11:50 PM Rating: Default
Easy to find...HARD to get,
Velketor's is a zone off of Great Divide, Velketor is the boss, We had a group of me(50 druid) 55 warrior 57 monk 53 shammy and 53 cleric and we had a hard time GETTING to the keep part, lvl 53 MOB's there, all the floors are ice and DMF nor lev work and are stripped when you zone in, Monk slipped off Edge into Velketors lap, got hit for 850/450 and his guardians were nailin him for 280. Needless to say he was dead before the Feign death could drop him to the ground, one last thing, he is a sorceror so I am betting his casting is better than his melee...WATCH OUT
RE: Velketor
# Jan 28 2002 at 2:56 AM Rating: Decent
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Actually, from what I've heard... ALL stun spells are prohibited on a Velketor Raid... and the math kinda makes sense...

I'm sure any person with aggro would like him to waste his time casting for 500 dmg to possibly resisted nukes, than have him beating you down for 1500-2k fist damage.
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RE: Velketor
# Mar 12 2001 at 8:03 PM Rating: Default
I am of the tunare server, And an UBER guild on Tunare named Talisman droped the guy, they got to him fine, but they lost more then a few killen this guy. they could not tell me wha he nuked for if he nuked at all. but he hits DAMN HARD! so watch it, or ya are gunna end up some squashed lil puddle at teh bottom of Velketors Laberynith!
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 18 2000 at 10:11 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) There's this SK on Bristlebane, his name's Coldsore or something near that, he's a damn herb! While we were fighting he ninja looted this and ran away. Wasn't the first time either. I hear now that after a group destroyed that big turtle in iceclad, he ninja'd that too while they were protecting a fallen friend.
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 14 2000 at 6:21 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) whoever wrote about being an explorer or whatever is a comlete ******. i have explored. i killed the sea monster in cobalt scar, how many of you have? i just want to know where the god damn thing drops, but apparently you asspounding flaimers think you're too special to tell anyone else. its a god damn game you ****** sissies. you all act like its the only place where you hold any weight in the world, and you're probably right. quit being a ***** and tell us where it drops.
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 15 2000 at 9:34 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Hrm, yer right...its a game...so play it, and quit having other people play it for you.
RE: morons
# Dec 16 2000 at 10:43 PM Rating: Default
Time for me to be /rude as well.

You see, I myself do not understand why you
have to be the only one with it Qucay. This
is an Enchanter only item, no drop. It will
only help Enchanters. The object of these
message boards are to help others, not to say
"my toys are better than your toys". I do like
reading boards though and came across something
I thought was interesting.

"I got the crown off of Velketor the Sorcerer. Nice stats, but unfortunately the cast time on Color Skew is about 15 seconds.
Qucay/Futessr/Qucae"

Now, my question is, Qucay, if you are willing to give the information away at another place. Why do you have to be so secretive of it here?

Now, wether what he posted is correct or not, I do not know, could have been to get people to die in a very dangerous area. I am no where near the level to find out. Perhaps some of you others can check it out, and post back?
RE: morons
# Jan 16 2001 at 3:03 PM Rating: Default
Guess I dont understand the chanter bashin.

Qucay is a chanter, lvl 60 on MM, member of Afterlife. The place I saw the screenshot of this item was on the AL web page. I would imagine that whoever posted this got it from there.

And as to the other....what info about the crown is missing here? Seems pretty well covered to me.....did I miss a post somewhere?
#Anonymous, Posted: Feb 26 2001 at 6:52 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) That person who posted about Qucay smells like the **** of a Yak and is twice a sweaty
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 7:21 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) How much you wall wanna bet this drops in PoG or is a quest item from there. You assume this is god or planar loot, why aren't you people using your heads and looking in the new planes.
#Anonymous, Posted: Feb 20 2001 at 8:27 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) 10000000000000000000000000000pp it drops from Velketor :P Cant be a POG quest because its not tunare only.
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 10:38 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Not sure, but isn't plane of growth nearly all druid quests? Tequila.
RE: For Cryin out loud
# Dec 13 2000 at 6:44 PM Rating: Default
5 posts
No, there are many quests in PoG. I found one for clerics, paladins, and mages while I was there.

Caeelar Grailchaser
51st Cavalier of Tunare
Infinite Realms on Erollisi Marr
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 13 2000 at 2:47 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Uhmm if it was from a plane i would think mischief seeing as causing confusion is fairly mischievious.
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 6:05 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) please where does this drop someone. i want to get it before its nerfed.
RE: drop
# Dec 12 2000 at 7:08 PM Rating: Default
Guys, People earned this by trailblazing. By being the first out there. They've been nice enough to even tell you it exists. Maybe they want you to actually get out and explore a little while the land isn't fully documented, anyalized, and over camped. I wish my cd would have arrived on time so that I could go out where I had no clue where I was going, where I had to bring a group with me to get there... And I'm sure the very few people that have this item hold it in high prestige, and don't want a lot of people to get them
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 6:11 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Would someone please post a mob or Loc for this. I t does no good to give stas and not where to look.
RE: drop
# Dec 12 2000 at 10:44 PM Rating: Default
sure it Does Anonymous, discover for yourself, did anyone tell Qucay where to look? most likely not. He took a group into Velious, kicked some MAJOR ***, took down some names, and licked their butts, and looted 'em. Nobody told him what to do. Get out and kick some butt!

The Eternal Mackster.
RE: drop
# Oct 01 2001 at 6:44 AM Rating: Default
Ok, the eternal mackster, you are real dumb. Quacay or whoever this guy is, is some guy who plays EQ way too much. It did not take a lot of skill to pull this off. It wasn't just him, it was his guild. They went in and probably spent many hours working their way up to velketor. They did not trailblaze, some non-uber people had to venture too far in and die and tell them about it. Guaranteed they did not discover an ancient map with clues and hints about a great sorcerer named Velketor, and set out to find him. they knew where he was
RE: drop
# Dec 16 2000 at 10:57 PM Rating: Default
No, you're probably right in saying that
no one told him where to go. But, in perusing
enchanter forums of other boards, I did happen
to come across this.

"I got the crown off of Velketor the Sorcerer.
Nice stats, but unfortunately the cast time on
Color Skew is about 15 seconds.
Qucay/Futessr/Qucae"

It was in a thread where no one at all asked
for the location of the crown, simply asking
if anyone had seen this, trying to make sure
people knew it was out there. It was very
nice of Qucay to post here the stats and
info. To ignore the requests for location
on this site, and to be very snippish about
it when he did answer, then to turn around
and give it out so freely at another location,
well that makes him... never mind, you can come
up with the adjectives on your own.

#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 5:47 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Next patch this is a god drop.......get it while you can.
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 2:25 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) I only have one thing to say...this better not end up being on of those 3 day dropping items like the sarnak ceremonial bracer, put into the game as some evil trick by verant to give enchanters a "wood" just so they can come by and smash it with a tackhammer!!!!!!!!
#Anonymous, Posted: Jan 10 2001 at 9:59 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Male Enchanters are gay anyway
RE: VERANT!!!!
# Dec 21 2000 at 7:44 AM Rating: Default
The Sarnak Ceremonial Bracer no longer drops in game. They moved around Kunark item drops and that one got moved right off Norath.
Four words...
# Dec 12 2000 at 1:07 PM Rating: Default
OMFG!!

What creature is this found on, what level, where is it, and how many people does it take to get to it / kill it? Heheheh . .

Qucay's a lucky *******...
Did you hear....
# Dec 12 2000 at 3:00 AM Rating: Default
Did I just hear half the Enchanters stop breathing, and the other half just have a heartattack? Lol Grats on the Uber item Chanters, now to find out where it is....

48th Season Druid
RE: Did you hear....
# Dec 25 2000 at 4:30 AM Rating: Default
Me: GULP.....
{5 seconds later}
Mother: Call 911!!!!!!!
RE: Did you hear....
# Dec 12 2000 at 4:06 AM Rating: Default
Actually you heard "OH MY F'n God!" wispered to the winds of fortune and the school of "yeah ok, you'll never see this puppy in your lifetime" :P

Zaelicor
RE: Did you hear....
# Dec 16 2000 at 5:03 AM Rating: Default
NT

Edited, Sun Dec 1 10:17:15 2002
RE: Did you hear....
# Dec 12 2000 at 3:31 AM Rating: Decent
I just woke up in the hospital, and i suspect it was caused primarly by looking at this item though i'm not sure. Oh i'm feeling faint...
Planar/Quest
# Dec 12 2000 at 1:50 AM Rating: Default
I believe this is the Planar vesion of the Enchanter armor. Quest armor is suppose to have same EXACT stats from what info is available.

Neathon of the Tribunal
#Anonymous, Posted: Dec 12 2000 at 7:45 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) I am certain that this is from the Plane of Growth. A few guilds that have raided here already and I look forward to visiting there soon myself.
Three words...
# Dec 12 2000 at 12:44 AM Rating: Default
OMG!

Kelilye Furykryztal Mistress of Hateful Enchantments of the 25th season within The Circle of the Shadows on the Nameless server
where?
# Dec 12 2000 at 12:29 AM Rating: Default
where does this drop or is it a quest item?
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