Truffle

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Truffle
Truffle.png
Rarity Common
Type Trophy
Value 30 Gold
Stackable Yes
Campaign Factions
Collector(s) Chef Armand
Common salvage 6-8 Plant Fibers
Truffle.jpg

Truffles are a rare delicacy that's highly prized by chefs and collectors alike.

Acquisition[edit]

Drop and expert salvage research is ongoing and can be found here.

Farming[edit]

Melandru's Hope
Farming Truffles in Melandru's Hope

Enter from Brauer Academy. The southeastern quadrant of the area contains eight rapidly-patrolling groups, each consisting of one Dredge Gatherer and one Fungal Wallow, in addition to the boss Rot Foulbelly, who patrols with Nundak the Archer and two Dredge Guardians. The larger, stationary groups of Dredge can all be avoided except for the very first group you meet when following the route. Because the groups move fast and occasionally intersect with the larger stationary groups of Dredge and have various paths, it is advised not to simply chase them. Instead, walk around the later part of the route on the map above (in green). All patrols will at some point in their route cross this area. Use the higher ground from the hills here and a Longbow to easily pull them towards you. Do not fight the patrols too close to the stationary groups as these contain a Dredge Gardener, which will try to heal targets from the patrol and pull the entire group into the fight.

Bringing condition removal might be necessary as you will be affected by a lot of cripple from traps, poison and the incidental blind from the Dredge. The boss group is way harder to kill than the other patrols and only has 1 possible Truffle drop. Avoiding the group if you find it hard to kill is possible.

The run yields on average 3 Truffles.

Collectors[edit]

Chef Armand[edit]

Location: Ferndale outside of Aspenwood Gate (Kurzick)
Collecting: 5 Truffles

Item Stats Requirement Weapon bonuses Value
Butterfly Knives Slashing damage: 7-17 9 Dagger Mastery Damage +15% (while enchanted) 125 Gold
Inscribed Chakram Energy +12 9 Domination Magic Energy +15
Energy Regeneration -1
Health +30
125 Gold
Frost Artifact Energy +12 9 Water Magic Armor +5 (while enchanted)
Health +45 (while enchanted)
125 Gold
Divine Symbol Energy +12 9 Divine Favor Divine Favor +1 (20% chance while using skills)
Health +30
125 Gold
Shortbow Piercing damage: 15-28 9 Marksmanship Damage +15% (while in a stance) 125 Gold
Restoration Focus Energy +12 9 Restoration Magic Halves casting time of Restoration Magic spells (Chance: 20%)
Halves spell recharge of Restoration Magic spells (Chance: 20%)
125 Gold

Lieutenant Thackeray

Location: Ice Cliff Chasms (after The Missing Vanguard or Snowball Dominance, but before completing Thackeray's scavenger hunt)
Collecting: 1 Bottle of Rice Wine, 1 Bottle of Vabbian Wine, 1 Bowl of Skalefin Soup, 1 Chocolate Bunny, 1 Chunk of Drake Flesh, 1 Crème Brûlée, 1 Dwarven Ale, 1 Eggnog, 1 Herring, 1 Hunter's Ale, 1 Pahnai Salad, 1 Pumpkin Cookie, 1 Red Bean Cake, 1 Shamrock Ale, 1 Slice of Pumpkin Pie, 1 Truffle, 6 Votive Candles

Item Value
Sack of Random Junk.png Sack of Random Junk Can't be sold
  • Each character can receive up to 3 Sacks of Random Junk for each type of item, specifically alcohol, exotic food, sweets, and candles.
    • After receiving the third sack, he will no longer accept items of that type.
    • The first time you give him 6 Votive Candles, he will give you a Paper Wrapped Parcel. The next three times, he will give you a sack; if you give him 24 candles, he will give you 3 sacks and 1 parcel.

Nicholas the Traveler[edit]

Location: Morostav Trail (week of 11 December 2017)
Collecting: 1 Truffle

Item Value
Gift of the Traveler 0Gold

Notes[edit]