The Lower Ruins are the lower section of the Brecilian Ruins, located in the Brecilian Forest. Many ancient elven tombs lie in these catacombs.

Quests Edit

Ico Quest Nature of the Beast
Ico Quest The Black Vials
Ico Quest The Elven Ritual
Ico Quest The Mage's Treasure
Ico Quest Unbound
Classico arcanewarrior Arcane Warrior
Map-Lower Ruins Spiders

Map of the Lower Ruins, red dots are spiders

Elven burial chamber Edit

The northeastern room of this area is locked and can only be accessed by performing an ancient elven ritual. See quest for details. Entering this area is necessary in order to complete The Mage's Treasure quest, but not the Nature of the Beast questline.

Enemies Edit

Burial Chamber


A shade resembling an elven mother

Containers Edit

Lower Ruins - burial chamber

The burial chamber

Burial chamber

Trap room

Western chambers

Note: To open all locked Chests in the Lower Ruins one needs a lockpicking score of 60.

Notable items Edit

Ico armor med Ancient Elven ArmorAncient Elven Armor
Medium chestpiece
Veridium (Tier 4)
Requires: 22 strength

Armor: 6.80
Fatigue: 8.05%
+2 dexterity
+2 armor
+10% spirit resistance
, source: Sarcophagus
Ico gloves light Ashen GlovesAshen Gloves
Light gloves
Inscribed Leather (Tier 6)

Armor: 1.33
Fatigue: 1.13%
+20% cold damage
, source: Arcane Horror

Notable gifts for companions:

Tre ico fancy scroll Fancy ScrollFancy Scroll
A scroll of parchment decorated with fancy gold handles.
, source: Sarcophagus
Tre ico fancy bottle 3 Legacy White ShearLegacy White Shear
Peculiar and rare, a single run of this spirit took color and what has been optimistically been called flavor from lyrium in the cask's bilge hoop. A sipping whisky if you value your innards. Circa 790 T.E.
, source: Sarcophagus

Codex entries Edit

Ico codex entry Codex entry: A Carved Elven Tablet, source: Sarcophagus
Ico codex entry Codex entry: Ancient Elven Armor, source: Sarcophagus
Ico codex entry Codex entry: The Black Vials, source: glass phylactery
Ico codex entry Codex entry: Unbound, source: Adventurer's Corpse

Ico codex entry Codex entry: Uthenera, source: Elven Burial Chamber

Special objects Edit

Gallery Edit