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Sunken Shingle
Vaal side area
No Waypoint
Area level1
BossesPerquil the Lucky
Tagsindoors_area, area_with_water
Spawnable inThe Ship Graveyard
The Beacon
The Brine King's Reef
The Mud Flats
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Sunken Shingle area screenshot.png

Sunken Shingle is a vaal side area that can be found in The Ship Graveyard (Act 1), The Mud Flats (Act 6), The Beacon (Act 6) and The Brine King's Reef (Act 6).

The map version (MapSideArea1_3) can be found in map by random (or via Vaal Fragment). When forced to spawn by prophecy Hidden Vaal PathwaysHidden Vaal PathwaysAncient foes open new paths to the land they left barren.You will enter a hidden Vaal area that contains powerful enemies.Right-click to add this prophecy to your character.Seal Cost:
2x Silver Coin
or map enchantment, apparently it is linked to Beach MapBeach MapMap Level: 81
Map Tier: 14
Guild Character: X
A paradise, forever replenished by endless waves teeming with life.Travel to this Map by using it in a personal Map Device. Maps can only be used once.


The boss is Perquil the Lucky, a unique Cannibal. He uses Spectral Throw and constantly leaves long duration Storm Call markers.

Items found in this area

The CataclysmThe Cataclysm13Level 21 Spell Gem
The mighty warriors traded in blows, the nimble archers in arrows, yet it was the brazen thaumaturgists who would bring catastrophe to all.
VanityVanity9Tabula Rasa


It contains Vaal Letter no.1.


Version history

Version Changes
  • Vaal Side Areas found in maps and those created by placing individual Vaal fragments in the map device now count as map areas for the purposes of map drops and other mechanics which interact with map areas.
  • For full changes related to map version of the vaal side area, read Version 3.10.0 § Endgame Vaal Side Area Improvements
  • Maps now have a 10% chance to contain a Vaal Side Area.
  • (Not documented in patch note) Now also spawnable in Part 2.
  • Introduced to the game