Dehkia’s Lantern is an item used to awaken mobs and transform grinding spots into more challenging monster zones with better rewards.

Dehkia’s Lantern Highlights:

  • Awakens monsters into more poweful elite mobs.
  • Improves loot dropped to significantly increase silver per hour.
  • Dehkia’s Lantern Recharge:
    • Costs 20 Durability to activate then 1 Durability each minute.
    • Repair Dehkia’s Durability with an item processed from yellow-grade accessories.
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    Obtaining Dehkia’s Lantern

    Dehkia’s Lantern requires a short questline talking to NPCs.

    View Quest Progress:

    • Quest (O) → Suggested → [Combat] [Lv. 61] Fight the Awakened with Dehkia’s Lantern

    Requirements:

    • Level 61+
    • Veteran Level Gear: 310 AP and 400 DP (Not required for quests, but for grinding spots.)

     

    Dehkia’s Lantern Questline:

    1. [Dehkia’s Lantern] Atoraxxion Artifact

    2. [Dehkia’s Lantern] Dehkia’s Light

    dehkia's lantern questline

    Dehkia’s Lantern Mechanics

    • To use Dehkia’s Lantern, right click it from your inventory. (Unable to quickslot atm.)
    • After activating Dehkia’s Lantern, you will become temporarily invincible against monsters and a special UI will appear to turn off Dehkia’s Lantern.
    • Dehkia’s Lantern awakens mobs within a range of 50m from the user’s location and will automatically deactivate if you go out of range. (100m)
    • Dehkia’s Lantern replaces existing mobs with new elite mobs.
    • If Dehkia’s Lantern reaches 0 Durability, mobs awakened by the lantern disappear immediately and/or after a certain period of time.
    • Turn Off Dehkia’s Lantern:
      • You can turn off Dehkia’s Lantern by closing the Dehkia’s Lantern UI so you can recover any remaining loot.
      • If Dehkia’s Lantern UI is unsummoned, there is a cooldown of 1 minute before you can activate the Lantern again.
      • The range of unsummoning Dehkia’s Lantern is 100m. (source)

    Dehkia’s Lantern Recharge

    Dehkia’s Lantern has 300 Durability that has to be recharged.

    The item used to recharge Dehkia’s Lantern is called Dehkia’s Light.

    1x Dehkia’s Light = 1x Durability

     

    Obtaining Dehkia’s Light

    Combine 10x Magical Lightstone Crystal with 1 yellow-grade accessory of PRI to TRI enhancement level.

     

    Processing (L) → Heating:

    1x yellow-grade accessory
    + 10x Magical Lightstone Crystal
    —————————————-
    = Dehkia's Light - BDO25x to 1275x Dehkia’s Light

     

    Accessories of higher enhancement level give more Dehkia’s Light.

     

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    Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light Group 1 Accessories

    Heat (L) the following accessories with 10 Magical Lightstone Crystal to make Dehkia’s Light.

    • PRI (I)  →  x25 Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light
    • DUO (II)  →  x75 Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light
    • TRI (III)  →  x210 Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light

     

    Forest Ronaros Ring
    Orkinrad’s Belt
    Eye of the Ruins Ring
    Serap’s Necklace
    Ring of Cadry Guardian
    Ring of Crescent Guardian
    Sicil’s Necklace
    Narc Ear Accessory
    Valtarra Eclipsed Belt
    Centaurus Belt
    Basilisk’s Belt

     

    Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light Group 2 Accessories

    Heat (L) the following accessories with 10 Magical Lightstone Crystal to make Dehkia’s Light.

    • PRI (I)  →  x165 Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light
    • DUO (II)  →  x450 Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light
    • TRI (III)  →  x1275 Dehkia's Light - BDODehkia’s Light

     

     Black Distortion Earring
     Dawn Earring
     Ethereal Earring
     Laytenn’s Power Stone
     Ogre Ring
     Ominous Ring
     Revived Lunar Necklace
     Revived River Necklace
     Taebaek’s Belt
     Tungrad Belt
     Tungrad Earring
     Tungrad Necklace
     Tungrad Ring
     Turo’s Belt
     Vaha’s Dawn

     

    Find the best accessories to melt at garmoth.com’s helpful Lantern Fuel page.

    Dehkia’s Lantern Monster Zones

    Dehkia’s Lantern can be used in a select number of high AP monster zones.

    O’dyllita:

    Kamasylvia/Calpheon:

    Valencia Great Desert:

     

     

    Future Zones for Dehkia’s Lantern

    According to Heidel Ball 2023:

    We plan on expanding on the number of monster zones that the lantern can be used in later on.

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Thornwood Forest

    • Recommended AP: 310
    • Recommended DP: 400

    When Dehkia’s Lantern is used at certain locations in Thornwood Forest, it attracts [Void Tainted] Ahib to come out and attack. [Corrupt Voidtouched] Dark Knight will appear after defeating a certain number of Ahib. They will continue to swarm even after the Dark Knight appears.

    Ominous Ring can be obtained up to DUO (II) enhancement level at this monster zone.

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Thornwood Forest

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    • Near [Void Infused] Eye of Despair

    [Void Infused] Eye of Despair are found at 4 locations in Thornwood Forest. The respawn time of Eye of Despair is 1 min.

     

    [Void Infused] Eye of Despair

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Tunkuta

    • Party of 2 Recommended
    • Recommended AP: 310
    • Recommended DP: 400

    When Dehkia’s Lantern is used at certain locations in Tunkuta, [Chaos Infused] Ulutuka and Turos will appear after a certain amount of time. You can stay in one place and fight against the Turos coming at you, instead of moving around.

    Defeat a certain number of Turos, then Ulutuka will reappear from the corpses of the Turo.

    Turo’s Belt can be obtained up to DUO (II) enhancement level when using Dehkia’s Lantern.

     

     

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Tunkuta

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    • Near the [Chaos Infused] Turo Charm
    • Near the [Chaos Infused] Turo Shaman Tower

    Each Location in Tunkuta has 3 Turo Charms and 3 Turo Shaman Tower: Total of 6 locations.

    Turo Charm

    Turo Shaman Tower

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Ash Forest

    • Recommended AP: 310
    • Recommended DP: 400

    Striking a Rift Seed will awaken the ghosts that wander Ash Forest. [Voidtouched] Gairas who awakens from attacking the Rift Seed, will appear at the beginning of combat.

    Respawn time for Rift Seed is 2 min. [Voidtouched] Volkras applies the Knockdown debuff on hits.

    You can obtain +0, I, II Deboreka Necklace.

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Ash Forest

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    Rift Seed

    Rift Seed - BDO

    Dehkia's Lantern Ash Forest Map

     

    Barnas

    If an awakened Barnas is nearby, awakened Volkras will relentlessly pursue the adventurer and launch deadly attacks, so Barnas must be defeated as quickly as possible.

     

    Volkras

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Olun’s Valley

    • Party of 3 Recommended
    • Recommended AP: 310
    • Recommended DP: 400

    Using Dehkia’s Lantern near [Voidtouched] Olun’s Power Tower will summon forth Olun’s Golem.

    The left arm attack of the awakened Olun’s Golem can instantly kill all nearby adventurers. All the awakened golems need to be destroyed in order to defeat the Giant Olun Golem. When the golem strikes the ground three times with its left arm, the arm will be destroyed, but no loot will drop.

    You can obtain +0, I, II Deboreka Earring.

     

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Olun’s Valley

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    • Use near Olun’s Power Tower <Voidtouched>
    • View Olun’s Valley location on bdolytics.com

    Olun’s Power Tower

    Olun's Power Tower - BDO

    Voidtouched Olun's Power Tower
    Dehkia's Lantern Olun's Valley Map

     

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Cyclops Land

    • Recommended AP: 310
    • Recommended DP: 400

    Awakened Cyclops can consume boars nearby to restore their health. Defeating Cyclopes near Gargoyles enrages the Gargoyles.

    You can obtain +0, I, II Dawn Earring.

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Cyclops Land

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    • 5 different Cyclops Statues located SW of Longleaf Treee Sentry Post

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Aakman Temple

    • Recommended AP: 300
    • Recommended DP: 400

    Use Dehkia’s Lanter at one of 2 Aakman Illusion Statues.

    Aakman Flamen’s illusion attack brings down meteorites everywhere.

    You can obtain Deboreka Earring, Tungrad Earring, and Upgraded Compass Parts.

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Aakman Temple

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    • 2 different Illusion Statues inside Aakman Temple.
    • If you have a compass, you can be guided there via the Monster Zone Info UI.

    Dehkia’s Lantern in Hystria Ruins

    • Recommended AP: 300
    • Recommended DP: 400

    Use Dehkia’s Lantern at one of 2 Hystria Guard Tower.

    Be careful of Tutuka unleashing shockwaves.

    Elten activates at peak alert levels.

    You can obtain Upgraded Compass Parts, Deboreka Earring, Tungrad Necklace, Tungrad Earring, Caphras Stone, and Scroll Written in Ancient Language.

    Dehkia’s Lantern Location for Hystria Ruins

    Where to use Dehkia’s Lantern:

    • 2 different Hystria Guard Tower inside Hystria Ruins.
    • If you have a compass, you can be guided there via the Monster Zone Info UI.

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