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This article is about the rare crafting material. For other Shard-related articles, see Shard (disambig). For other Obsidian-related articles, see Obsidian.
Obsidian Shard
Item details
Crafting Material


Obsidian Shards are rare crafting materials.


Obsidian Shards are used to craft Obsidian armor:

Crafting Obsidian armor is done by the Eternal Forgemaster, who is in the Fissure of Woe.

Their high value also makes them useful as currency, especially for trades of more than 100 platinum, however ecto are almost always used for this purpose.

What drops it

Where to buy it

Obsidian Shards may be bought from Rare Material Trader, or from players who farm the Fissure of Woe, found at the Temple of the Ages in Prophecies, Zin Ku Corridor in Factions, and Chantry of Secrets in Nightfall.

What salvages into it

Only Obsidian armor can turn into Obsidian Shards when you salvage it.

See also


Obsidian is a very dark, naturally occuring volcanic glass. Like most glasses, it is fairly hard and capable of taking and holding a razor edge, but is brittle.

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