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Desolate Wastes
Ashen Waste.png
Location Info
Act: 5
Riftgate: no
Adjacent: Altar of Rattosh
Void's Edge
Quests: n/a

The Desolate Wastes is a world area in Act 5 and connects to the Void's Edge. The area forms part of the Ch'thonic Void and can be accessed by a Chthonic Rift at the Altar of Rattosh in Ugdenbog.

The player cannot cast a personal rift while in the Desolate Wastes and must find another Chthonic Rift to exit.


  • One-Shot Chest - 3 possible spawn points on the north, east and western edges.
  • Hidden Trove (see player's position on the map below)



  • Voidfiend
  • Voidfiend Incinerator
  • Voidfiend Hellion
  • Voidlurker
  • Voidlurker - Blightbearer
  • Chthonian Hungerer
  • Chthonian Devourer
  • Chthonian Gorger
  • Void Parasite
  • Void Leech
  • Chthonian Harbinger
  • Obsidian Shaleborn
  • Obsidian Defiler
  • Obsidian Ravager
  • Chthonian Harbinger
  • Chthonian Servitor
  • Chthonian Harvester
  • Chthonian Bloodkeeper
  • Chthonian Dreadguard
  • Cthonian Tyrant


  •  ? (Obsidian)
  • Obsidus, the Titan (Obsidian)


Desolate Wastes Map.jpg

Tier 1
Ascendant AnvilEmpty ThroneFalconHammerHarpyOwlShepherd's CrookToadWolverine
Chaos FiendGhoulJackalRatViperVultureWretch
Eldritch Akeron's ScorpionBatEye of the GuardianFoxHawkQuillRavenScholar's LightSpider
Order Assassin's BladeCraneDryadLionPantherStagTortoise
Primordial BullEelGallowsHoundImpLizardSailor's GuideTsunamiWraith
Tier 2
AfflictionAlladrah's PhoenixAmatok the Spirit of WinterAssassinAutumn BoarBard's HarpBehemothBerserkerBlades of NadaanBysmiel's BondsChariot of the DeadCrabDire BearHarvestman's ScytheHuntressHydraKrakenMagiManticoreMessenger of WarMurmur, Mistress of RumorsOklaine's LanternRevenantRhowan's CrownRhowan's ScepterScales of UlcamaShieldmaidenSolael's WitchbladeSolemn WatcherStaff of RattoshTargo the BuilderTempestTyphos, the Jailor of SoulsUlo the Keeper of the WatersWendigoWidow
Tier 3
AbominationAeon's HourglassAttak Seru, the MirageBlind SageCrossroadsDevotionDying GodIshtak, the Spring MaidenLeviathanLight of EmpyrionMogdrogen the WolfObelisk of MenhirOleronRattosh, the VeilwardenSpear of the HeavensTree of LifeUlzuin's TorchUltos, Shepherd of StormsUnknown SoldierVire, the Stone Matron