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This guide uses heroes and henchmen to quickly and easily complete Curse of the Nornbear, Against the Charr, and A Time For Heroes to turn in Hero's Handbooks to earn faction towards Eye of the North title tracks.


Against the Charr

  • Asterisk/Asterisk Any Player
  • Elementalist-icon-small/Paragon-icon-small Fire/runner hero
  • Ritualist-icon-small/Paragon-icon-small Communing/runner hero
  • Ritualist-icon-small/Asterisk Signet of Spirit/resto hero

Curse of the Nornbear

  • Asterisk/Assassin-icon-small Any Player
  • Ritualist-icon-small/NA-icon-small Signet of Spirit Healer
  • Ritualist-icon-small/NA-icon-small Spirit Spammer
  • Mesmer-icon-small/Elementalist-icon-small Ineptitude Spammer

A Time for Heroes

  • Asterisk/Assassin-icon-small MS/DB Spammer
  • Monk-icon-small/Necromancer-icon-small Bonder 1
  • Monk-icon-small/Necromancer-icon-small Bonder 2
  • Monk-icon-small/Paragon-icon-small Bonder 3

Against the Charr Edit

Nuker Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=E/P firem=12+1+1 energ=9+1 comma=9][Savannah Heat][Searing Heat][teinai's h][rodgort's inv][glyph of less][aura of rest][Fire Attunement]["Fall Back!"][/build] </pvxbig>

Equipment Edit

  • Blessed or Survivor Insignias
  • 40/40 Fire Magic set

Spirit Spammer Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Rt/P com=12+1+3 spa=9+1 comma=9][Signet of Ghostly Might][Anguish][Pain][Shadowsong][Disenchantment][dissonance][Boon of Creation]["Fall Back!"][/build] </pvxbig>

Equipment Edit

  • Armor: Radiant insignias, vigor runes of choice.
  • Weapons: Any high energy set or staff will do.

SoS HealerEdit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Ritualist/Any channelingmagic=12+1+3 spawningpower=3+1 restoration=12+1 ][Signet of Spirits][Bloodsong][Painful Bond][Ancestor's Rage][Spirit Siphon][mend body and soul][spirit light][Protective Was Kaolai][/build] </pvxbig>

Equipment Edit

  • Survivor Insignias
  • Restoration Magic set

Usage Edit


Flag points

  • Starting this mission requires you to run to the helmet. Load your favorite running build to get there. (this takes 1 minute to accomplish)
  • Once in mission flag your team to point C. (shown on map)
  • Aggro the charr coming across the bridge and try to drag them south as they kill you.
  • Once dead, move your team to the different flag points.
  • At point J, be careful of the fireshielders. Move your team almost immediately after you engage them as they will cast Meteor Shower.
  • When you reach the bosses,spread your heroes out and flag your henchmen to aggro.
  • Don't forget to display your Vanguard title.
  • This mission takes 3-5 minutes to complete.

Video DemonstrationEdit

Against The Charr Post 6 310 Nerf

Against The Charr Post 6 310 Nerf

Curse of the Nornbear Edit

Player Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=any/a shadow=12][deadly paradox][shadow form][shroud of distress][dwarven stability][dash][heart of shadow][i am unstoppable][pain inverter][/build] </pvxbig>

SoS Healer Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Ritualist/Any channelingmagic=12+1+3 restoration=12+1 spawningpower=3+1][Signet of Spirits][Bloodsong][Painful Bond][Ancestor's Rage][Spirit Siphon][mend body and soul][spirit light][Protective Was Kaolai][/build] </pvxbig>

Spirit Spammer Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Ritualist/any spawningpower=12+1 communing=12+1+3][Signet of Ghostly Might][Shadowsong][Pain][Disenchantment][Anguish][Dissonance][optional][Boon of Creation][/build] </pvxbig>

Ineptitude Spammer Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=me/e illusion=12+1+3 fast=10+1 ins=8+1][ineptitude][clumsiness][wandering eye][calculated risk][signet of clum][revealed hex][waste not][glyph of lesser][/build] </pvxbig>

Equipment Edit

  • Survivor insignias
  • Staff with +15 energy

Usage Edit

  • Avoid activating the res shrine by hugging the left wall.
  • Run your heroes into the Mandragors so they wipe.
  • Run to each spawn point using Dash to break aggro.
  • Wipe at Nornbear and take him out with your party.
  • Another option is to try and run your heroes through and use any survivors to hit the second spawn point. It will shave a few seconds off.

A Time for Heroes Edit

Player Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=any/assas dagger=12][asuran scan][golden phoenix strike][death blossom][moebius strike][you move like a dwarf][i am unstoppable][optional][optional][/build]

  • Paragon-icon-smallParagons take [["Never Surrender!"] and [["Find Their Weakness!"]
  • Warrior-icon-smallWarriors take [[I Will Survive!] and [[Flail]
  • Monk-icon-small Monks take [[Judge's Insight] and [[Vigorous Spirit]
  • Ranger-icon-smallRangers take [[Lightning Reflexes] and [[Shadow Refuge]
  • Necromancer-icon-smallNecromancers take [[Blood Renewal] and [[Life Siphon]
  • Mesmer-icon-smallMesmers drop [["You Move Like a Dwarf!"] and replace with [[Cry of Frustration], take [[Ether Feast] and [[Drunken Master]
  • Ritualist-icon-smallRitualists take [[Weapon of Aggression] and [[Nightmare Weapon]
  • Assassin-icon-smallAssassins drop [["I Am Unstoppable!"] and replace with [[Fleeting Stability], take [[Critical Agility] and [[Mystic Regeneration]
  • Dervish-icon-smallDervishes, drop [["I Am Unstoppable!"] and replace with [[Fleeting Stability], take [[Mystic Regeneration] and [[Drunken Master]
  • Elementalist-icon-smallElementalists take [[Frigid Armor] and [[Conjure Frost] (if you do not want to modify your daggers, just swap conjure for a skill of your choice.)


Equipment Edit

  • All sup runes to drop health to 105 (130 for Dervishes because of the innate +25 health).
  • Radiant Insignias
  • Vampiric Daggers of Enchanting

Bonder 1 Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Mo/n smi=12+1+3 pro=10+3 blood=8 div=6+3][Essence Bond][Protective Bond][Strength of Honor][Balthazar's Spirit][Life Bond][Blessed Signet][Offering of Blood][Signet of Devotion][/build] </pvxbig>

Bonder 2 Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Mo/N blo=11 hea=10+3 pro=9+1+3 div=8+1][Essence Bond][Protective Bond][Mending][Succor][Blessed Signet][offering of blood][Signet of Rejuvenation][Signet of Devotion][/build] </pvxbig>

Bonder 3Edit

<pvxbig> [build prof=Mo/P pro=12+1+3 div=10+1 comma=8][Essence Bond][Protective Bond][Life Barrier][Watchful Spirit][Blessed Signet][Signet of Devotion][optional]["Make Haste!"][/build] </pvxbig>

Usage Edit

  • Killing the Great Destroyer is still possible with Deeds around, it will just become more difficult.

Notes Edit

  • To obtain multiple copies of books, you need to place new books into storage. You can only receive one book at a time. Credit goes to the first book in your inventory. To save some time, you can swap out your first book to a book that hasn't received credit for the mission.


See Also Edit

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