The Dread Fortress is an operation introduced with Patch 2.4.0 on October 1, 2013. This operation has five bosses, ending with Dread Master Brontes. It is the ?? level 55 operation in terms of difficulty. It can be completed in Story Mode and Hard Mode.
The Dread Fortress takes place on the planet Oricon.
- Main article: The Dread Fortress loot
Story mode bosses drop Black Market and Arkanian gear along with Elite Commendations. Hard mode bosses drop Verpine and Underworld gear along with Elite and Ultimate Commendations. Exotic Element Equalizers and Mass Manipulation Generator, Grade 10 exotic crafting materials, can also be acquired within this operation.