As you may get it from their name, Rare Dragon Shards are quite hard to come by in Chronos: Before the Ashes. Along with their rarity comes their importance to progress in the game as you need them to upgrade your weapons. Due to their rarity and value, players are always on a hunt to get their hands on as many as they can. To help you with that, in this guide we’ll walk you through on how to get Rare Dragon Shards in Chronos: Before the Ashes.
Chronos: Before the Ashes – How to Get Dragon Shards
You can upgrade your weapons using the regular Dragon Shards; 3 for the first upgrade, 5 for the second one, and 8 for the third one. After that, they can only be further upgraded using Rare Dragon Shards and hence they become a necessity. There are two main ways to get Rare Dragon Shards in Chronos; you can either make them yourself or you can get them as loot from enemies.
How to Craft Rare Dragon Shards
Rather than always being on a hunt for this highly sought after item, you can also make it yourself, all you need to do so is Dragon Oil and standard Dragon Shards. If you have both of these items on you, simply open the inventory and combine them. Combining the standard Dragon Shards with Dragon Oil will convert them into the rare version and you can then use them to further upgrade your weapons.
You can easily get Dragon Oil after you’ve defeated Cyclops. When you’re wandering in the jungle right before confronting the golem, you can open your inventory and it will be inside the boxes.
Fighting and defeating enemies will award you with loot boxes and as you progress towards the climax of the game, the probability of Rare Dragon Shards being in the loot increases. However, these enemies will not go down that easily and surely will give you a run for your money.
That’s all you need to know on how to get Rare Dragon Shards in Chronos: Before the Ashes. Visit the Chronos: Before the Ashes Wiki for more helpful content.