Check out this Anthem main story / critical mission walkthrough and guide for Crafting The Dawn Shield. Including gameplay and battle tips, mission tricks and techniques, and more.
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Crafting The Dawn Shield - Walkthrough
Crafting The Dawn Shield - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Talk to Haluk in Fort Tarsis|
|2||Complete both Matthias' and Dax's questline to lower the cost of creating the Dawn Shield|
|3||Check the progress on the Dawn Shield|
|4||Collect materials and 3 Corium|
|5||Use the Forge to craft the Shield of Dawn|
Crafting The Dawn Shield Mission Tips & Tricks
2. Assisting Matthias Or Dax - Tips
Complete Dax Or Matthias' Quests To Progress
In order for you to progress the mission, you need to complete either the Triple Threat questline, or Mysterious Beginnings questline by assisting Matthias or Dax respectively. Doing both questlines will greatly lower the costs of the Dawn Shield.
4. Collecting Materials & Corium - Tips
Incomplete Blueprint Materials
- 100 Chimeric Alloy
- 100 Chimeric Compound
- 50 Uncommon Ember
- 10 Rare Ember
Completing one questline between Dax or Matthias will reward you with an unrefined blueprint for the Shield of Dawn.
Complete Blueprint Materials
- 10 Chimeric Alloy
- 10 Chimeric Compound
- 5 Uncommon Ember
- 1 Rare Ember
Completing both questlines for Dax and Matthias will reward you with a refined blueprint that allows you to craft the Shield of Dawn for a fraction of the required materials.
Collect Corium From Escari & Titans
Corium will be dropped by both the Luminaries and Titans as you explore the world in Anthem. You can solo farm for Corium by setting Free Play on "Easy", then looking for Escari or Titans to fight or joining certain missions.
Get Rare Ember & Chimeric Components By Salvaging
Salvaging items and weapons will give you Rare Embers and the chimeric alloys & compounds that will allow you to craft the Shield of Dawn. You can salvage your weapons at the Vault, just North of the Forge.