Quests » Act I

A Shattered Crown

The crown of the mad King Leoric has been lost to the ages. Find it so that you may destroy the Skeletong King.

Start location

New Tristram, talk to Deckard Cain.
        

Deckard Cain
The Skeleton King was once our beloved lord, Leoric. He was driven mad by Diablo's evil.
Deckard Cain
He lost both of his sons - and his very soul - before he was finally defeated. Now it seems he's risen to plague this land once again.

Leoric's tale is sad, but I am here to find the fallen star, and the Skeleton King stands in my way.
Deckard Cain
The key to defeating him lies in his old crown.Seek out our blacksmith, Haedrig; he knows of its whereabouts.

Objectives

▪ Talk to the blacksmith Haedrig Eamon
        


Blacksmith, Deckard Cain said you could help me find the crown of Leoric.
Haedrig Eamon
Not now. It's my wife... She's locked in the cellar, like all those who've been bitten. I'm to put them all down. But how can I kill my own wife?

I know it will be difficult, but she would want you to do it. I will help you.

▪ Kill the Ravenous Dead in the Cellar of the Damned

▪ Kill Mira Eamon

▪ Talk to Haedrig Eamon in the Cellar of the Damned
        

Haedrig Eamon
I couldn't have done this without you. I'm in your debt. My name is Haedrig Eamon.

Well, Haedrig, Deckard Cain told me you know where Leoric's crown is.
Haedrig Eamon
I can help you there. It's buried with his chancellor - my grandfather.
Haedrig Eamon
You found the crown? Truth be told, I didn't think you'd make it back alive.
Haedrig Eamon
Ahh, it needs repair. Should be no problem...
Haedrig Eamon
I need something more than making spades to occupy my mind. I want my life to mean something.

Then help me. I will you use your handwork for great things.

▪ Open the Northwest Gate

▪ Find the Cemetery of the Forsaken in the Weeping Hollow

▪ Search for the Chancellor's Altar beneath the Cemetery of the Forsaken

▪ Kill Chancellor Eamon

▪ Take the Skeleton King's crown from the Chancellor's Altar

▪ Use the Town Portal to return to New Tristram

▪ Talk to Haedrig Eamon
        

Haedrig Eamon
I couldn't have done this without you. I'm in your debt. My name is Haedrig Eamon.

Well, Haedrig, Deckard Cain told me you know where Leoric's crown is.
Haedrig Eamon
I can help you there. It's buried with his chancellor - my grandfather.
Haedrig Eamon
You found the crown? Truth be told, I didn't think you'd make it back alive.
Haedrig Eamon
Ahh, it needs repair. Should be no problem...
Haedrig Eamon
I need something more than making spades to occupy my mind. I want my life to mean something.

Then help me. I will you use your handwork for great things.

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