Deep Secrets of Rune-craft  

Prerequisite: Meaning upon Meaning
Leads To: A Worthy Garment
Leads To: Hewing a New Stone
Required Class: Rune-keeper
Start Zone: Ered Luin
Start Area: Low Lands
Start Location: Gondamon
Start Mob: Dardur
Flags: Class, Solo
Cash Granted: 24s 85c
Quest Level: 50
Min Level: 45
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    Low Lands


"The secrets of our trade hark back to Daeron and Feanor themselves, both Elves and dwarves have added much to the depth of our craft. Many ancient secrets of the written word lie hidden in the forgotten places of Middle-earth.

'The road ahead is head, but what thing that is worth doing is not? The gaining of wisdom is ever a struggle, but it is a fulfilling one. If you are ready, then say on, and I will set your feet upon the path to greater knowledge.'


Dardur has sent you to Elrond Halfelven, one of the Wise, to learn the deep secrets of Rune-craft.


Objective 1

  • Complete A Worthy Garment
  • Complete Hewing a New Stone
Dardur is a legendary rune-keeper who could teach you great lessons, but first you must be suitably outfitted.


This quest gives as a reward, the Trait:
That Which Does Not Kill Us