Fast Power Leveling in Diablo is nothing new, although a lot of players still have a vague idea how it's done. Again, you need to contract a sparky to make sure you use the right materials, adhere to any local regulations (Australian/New Zealand Standard for Wiring Rules runs to 450 pages! It takes a bit more planning and a bit more work, but it’s definitely the way to go for most powered sheds.

I was planning to go after the Ebony Blade soon myself, so I'll test this when I get there. Fear not, this is what most fresh level 80’s feel like.

So you’ve hit level 80 in Neverwinter, but you don’t know what to do now.

The blade itself seems to be fully upgraded but I can't really tell.

This guide has been updated for mod 18, Infernal Descent. Do note that Mephala will only speak to you after every second kill. I've played with it through the console recently, but haven't done the quest in awhile, so I can't promise it's working properly, but it was in 1.7.3.

Any NPC with a relationship value [disposition] of 1, 2, or 4 [friend, confidant or lover] will power up the blade when slain with it... - UESP wiki, on the Ebony Blade Here's what I do to power it up, without getting any of the regular named NPCs killed: I murder* multiple clones of my spouse (through the player.placeatme console command) to power up the Ebony Blade. I have hired mercs in taverns, taken them out to the woods and slay them to no avail. Power Leveling in Diablo 3 is one of the hottest topics. End-game in Neverwinter can be quite confusing, but this guide is designed to help you out on your way to gear up your character. A good way to determine whether or not an NPC is considered a "friend" is to listen to how they greet you. People that say things like "You've been a good friend to me" or "It's a fine day with you around" are viable targets for powering up the Ebony Blade. This is the best option for permanent, reliable, secure power to a shed.

The problem is, I think the quest glitched on me. The Dialogue I've seen online, indicating the number of kills was out of order for me and I know I've heard "excellent work child" at least 5 times.

Diablo 3 Power Leveling - Detailed Guide . I spent close to an hour searching all of the Ebony Blade posts in the forums (yes there are over 1000) and still cannot find the answer so here goes: I am having a heck of a time getting the sword to power up without becoming a criminal. All the fun and the competitive gameplay starts when your character reaches level 70 (and well, when you gets some gear, but let's leave it for another guide). The sword does not speak to me afterwards.

Gearing up in Neverwinter – What to do at level 80.

I don't usually do the Ebony Blade quest, but gave it a go this time. Obtained through The Whispering Door quest, the Ebony Blade has a life-leach property that starts at a base of 10 and can be leveled up by killing friends