Hreidmars Armor Set in AC Valhalla was introduced with Dawn of Ragnarok DLC. Armor sets have become very important in-game as Assassin’s Creed Valhalla has delved further into RPG territory. Players love to show off their cool new armors. This armor is one of the best new armors in AC Valhalla. The Hreidmars armors look cool in-game, and it even comes with great perks. But the most important part is that the armor has a curse. This article will discuss how and where you can find the Hreidmars set, its stats, and how to lift off its curse.
1. Hreidmars Armor Set Location in AC Valhalla
You can find the cursed Hreidmars Armor set in the Vangrinn region, inside the Hodda Shelter. This shelter will be filled with gold, so you’ll know when you’re there.
Once you’re in the shelter, look for the room where the Blacksmith is, and after finding the room, head left into a room where the armor is sitting on a pedestal in a shaft of light. After you take the armor, there will be a prompt that the armor has a cruse, but there are no ill effects to taking the Dwarven armor.
As I said above, this armor set has a curse; wearing any two pieces of this armor set will nullify Evasion and cut your health down to 33%, and wearing all of them will damage you such that you’ll die in 30 seconds. You can initially remove this curse. Let’s see how you can remove the curse.
2. How to Remove Hreidmars Armor Set Curse in AC Valhalla?
There is a way to remove the curse from Hreidmars Armor set; all you need to do is find the Jotun Blights in Svartalfheim and destroy their red skulls. They’ll leave behind a Motsognir’s Clarity rune, which will remove the curse on the armor.
I. Where to Find Red Skulls in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla?
To remove the curse of the Hreidmars Armor Set, you need to shoot 5 of the glowing red skulls and collect Motsognir Clarity runes. Let’s see where you can find them:
|# Red Skull||Location|
|#1 Red Skull||East of Fornama Dig Site, amongst the four standing Dwarven statues.|
|#2 Red Skull||South-east of Eitri atop a hill surrounded by three standing stone pillars.|
|#3 Red Skull||In a cave on the other side of the river from Stor Mylan on the east of the map.|
|#4 Red Skull||At the meeting point of two rivers, across from the Gnafandi Keep in Svaladal.|
|#5 Red Skull||Just north of Hodda Shelter in the swamp lands.|
3. Hreidmars Armor Set Perks and Stats in AC Valhalla
Hreidmars Armor Set in AC Valhalla can be either Cursed or Blessed, and it’s unique to have two different stats and different appearances. Let’s check out the stats for both the Armor Set.
I. Blessed Hreidmars Armor Set Perks and Stats in AC Valhalla
Hreidmar’s Blessed Armor has one of the highest stats in the game. You get armor perks by wearing just two pieces of it. This armor set has the same rune sockets as other armors, but since each piece must have a Motsognir’s Clarity rune installed, you effectively lose five-round rune sockets for the set.
- 2 pieces equipped: Critical Hits restore 20% Health, but Rations heal 50% less than normal
- 5 pieces equipped: Damage nearby enemies when you Heal using Rations
|Pieces||Armor||Evasion||Light Res||Heavy Res||Weight|
|Hreidmar’s Blessed Cloak||40.8||25.0||41.4||41.4||11.0|
|Hreidmar’s Blessed Cuirass||48.0||25.0||41.4||41.4||14.0|
|Hreidmar’s Blessed Helmet||47.2||25.0||41.4||41.4||10.0|
|Hreidmar’s Blessed Gauntlets||44.8||25.0||41.4||41.4||10.0|
|Hreidmar’s Blessed Greaves||43.2||25.0||41.4||41.4||12.0|
II. Hreidmar’s Cursed Armor Perks and Stats in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
Hreidmar’s Cursed Armor is lethal and cannot be worn for more than a few seconds. You cannot wear the full armor for more than 30 seconds; if you do, your character will die. But wearing only 2 pieces of the Cursed armor will result in a 33% health deduction.
- 2 pieces equipped: Your Health is limited to 33%, and Evasion is nullified
- 5 pieces equipped: Lose 10% of your health every 3 seconds
|Piece||Armor||Evasion||Light Res||Heavy Res||Weight|
|Hreidmar’s Cursed Cloak||32.0||15.0||33.4||33.4||25.0|
|Hreidmar’s Cursed Cuirass||32.0||15.0||33.4||33.4||25.0|
|Hreidmar’s Cursed Helmet||32.0||15.0||33.4||33.4||25.0|
|Hreidmar’s Cursed Gauntlets||32.0||15.0||33.4||33.4||25.0|
|Hreidmar’s Cursed Greaves||32.0||15.0||33.4||33.4||25.0|
As you can see from the stats, you should remove the curse from Hreidmars Armor Set in AC Valhalla. The boost and perks that you get from the Blessed Hreidmars Armor Set will come in handy fighting stronger bosses and enemies, and there’s no point in having the cursed armor on as it will just decrease your health, and if you decide to wear all 5 pieces, you’ll eventually die within 30 seconds.
5. About Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is the twelfth major installment in the Assassin’s Creed series, developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft in 2020. The game is an action role-playing video game set in 872–878 AD. It is based on a fictional story during the Viking expansions into the British Isles. Players get to play Eivor Varinsdottir, a Viking raider fighting for peace and order among the Assassin Brotherhood.
The modern-day portion of the story is set in the 21st century. It portrays Layla Hassan, an Assassin who relives Eivor’s memories to find a way to save the Earth from destruction. The game is available on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Series S, Stadia, and PlayStation 5.