How to Find the Earthbore Cave
The can be found along the northern edge of the , between the to the east and the to the west. You’ll need to approach from the east, where you’ll find a strip of land at the edge of the cliffs leading down to the cave entrance.
Best Loot in the Earthbore Cave
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How to Complete the Earthbore Cave
Enter the and claim the Site of Grace. This cave lacks much in the way of interesting enemies or worthwhile loot, but it can still prove somewhat dangerous - be sure to bring a or , as much of the cave is prohibitively dark.
Case in point, make your way southwest from the Site of Grace and you’ll reach a chamber with a chest in the southern corner. Be wary, though, as the floor in front the chest is cracked, and if you step on it you’ll fall through it and into the den of some and a . If you circle around the edge of the cracked floor you can loot the chest to score 3x items.
Assuming you didn’t fall through the floor, go down a passage to the northwest and kill any you find, continuing down the linear tunnels until you reach the aforementioned rat den. Kill the inside (a task that’s made somewhat easier if you’re not falling into their midst) then go down a tunnel to the southeast, kill two more , then loot some corpses to obtain a and 5x .
Continue southwest and you’ll find a pit lined with ledges you can drop down to descend safely. Before you drop down, keep in mind that you’re not getting back out until you fight the boss of this dungeon… one way or another. Take the plunge, then follow the linear passage until it opens into a chamber where a slumbers.
Granted, are fairly annoying foes due to their durability, damage, and the AoE of their lunge attack, and this one is no exception. If anything, this boss is made much more dangerous by the relatively cramped cavern you have to fight in - if it decides it’s going to perform its lunge, it can be tricky to dodge, and the size of your foe, its tenacity, and the cavern’s inadequate size can make healing difficult.
Use summons to draw aggro and if the fixates on you, try dodging towards it - with the limited space available to you, you’ll be relying on iframes to avoid damage, so you may as well be in position to counter attack afterwards. On a more positive note, the should start out napping, allowing you to land some free hits to start the fight.