Earth Shard

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Earth Shard

Item type
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A tiny crystalline manifestation of aetheric earth energy.

— In-game description

Earth Shards are crystals made up of aetheric earth-aspected energy. Like all crystals, they are used by crafting classes as a catalyst to synthesize items.



Vendor Location / Coordinates Cost
Dreamer (2016) Old Gridania (10.3, 9.1) Fortune egg icon1.png 2


Level 10 Mineral Deposit at Cedarwood, Lower La Noscea (28, 18.5)

Level 50 Rocky Outcrop at Empty Heart, Lower La Noscea (21.5, 35)

Quest Reward

Quest Type Level Quest Giver
Spirithold Broken Main Scenario quest 9 Galfrid
Takin' What They're Givin' Main Scenario quest 10 Momodi

And Thanks for All the Fish Daily quest 6 Rozol Cattlan the Prudent
Left-wing Aeronautics Daily quest 10 Tazel Meyean the Lettered
Making a Name Sidequest 1 Niniya
The Right Price Sidequest 1 Swozblaet
Much Ado About Dodos Sidequest 6 Moegramm
Extending Fences Sidequest 11 Luquelot
Parsemontrenomics Sidequest 2 Parsemontret
Drink Your Beans, Dear Sidequest 8 Dametta
Way of the Blacksmith Class quest 1 Randwulf
My First Cross-pein Hammer Class quest 1 Brithael
Hammer Time Class quest 5 Brithael
Riveting Ramblings Class quest 10 Brithael
Way of the Armorer Feature quest 1 G'wahnako
My First Doming Hammer Class quest 1 H'naanza
From Thigh to Neck Class quest 5 H'naanza
The Base Fundamentals Class quest 10 H'naanza
Way of the Leatherworker Feature quest 1 Randall
My First Head Knife Class quest 1 Geva
A Test of Technique Class quest 5 Geva
Geva's Gambit Class quest 10 Geva

Used For

Crystals are used as catalysts in every crafting recipe. Not every single recipe will use Earth Shards, but those that do are too numerous to list.

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