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While the Iron Is Hot

Legendary Global Quest
Meet Osiris and Crow near the War Table in the Tower's H.E.L.M.


1. While the Iron Is Hot

Meet Osiris and Crow near the War Table in the Tower's H.E.L.M.

  • Listen to Osiris and Crow: 0/1

2. H.E.L.M. Systems

The Umbral Decoder and Prismatic Recaster have been appropriated by the Vanguard and relocated to the H.E.L.M. Visit the Umbral Decoder to obtain the "Decrypting the Darkness" quest and then complete it.

  • "Decrypting the Darkness" completed: 0/1

3. Briefing

Lord Saladin is waiting to brief you on the situation. Visit the War Table in the H.E.L.M.

  • War Table visited: 0/1

4. Battleground: Hailstone

Investigate Cabal movements on Europa via the Battleground: Hailstone activity.

  • Battleground: Hailstone completed: 0/1

5. H.E.L.M. Deployment

Return to the H.E.L.M. and visit the War Table to investigate the ceremonial hammer you found.

  • War Table visited: 0/1

6. Precious Plunder

Wield the Hammer of Proving to pillage Cabal Gold by completing playlist strikes, Gambit, Crucible, public events, dungeons, Nightmare Hunts, or the Blind Well. The Hammer of Proving permits challenges of honorable combat to be issued, skirting the risk of total war with the Cabal. However, to be recognized as legitimate, it must be socketed with Cabal Gold.

  • [Currency] Cabal Gold: 0/14

7. Gilded Conquest

Use Cabal Gold to socket a Challenger Medallion into the Hammer of Proving. Once done, you will be ready to issue a challenge. The Hammer of Proving can be found in the Quest tab of the Director.

  • Hammer of Proving socketed: 0/1

8. Ransack the Hoard

With your Challenger Medallion socketed, the Hammer of Proving is ready. Challenge a prospective Commander and pillage Caiatl's Tribute Chest at the end of a Battleground to disrupt their Rite of Proving. The Battlegrounds playlist may be found in the Director under Vanguard missions.

  • Pillage Tribute to Caiatl: 0/1

9. Hammer Forged

The Hammer of Proving has been charged from your pillaging. Visit the War Table in the H.E.L.M. to learn how to utilize your charged hammer and your pillaged loot.

  • War Table visited: 0/1

10. Laid Claim

Use the Hammer of Proving to focus an Umbral Engram at the Prismatic Recaster in the H.E.L.M.

  • Engram focused: 0/1

11. Debriefing

Return to the H.E.L.M. for a debriefing at the War Table with Lord Saladin.

  • Debriefed: 0/1

Version Log

Season 14 Season of the Splicer
  • Modified - 5/10/2021
Season 13 Season of the Chosen
  • Modified - 4/19/2021
  • Added - 2/8/2021


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