Noah’s Heart Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter Guide and Tips

Noah's Heart Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter Guide and Tips

A wounded soldier needs your assistance to finish one last mission before he rests, our Noah's Heart Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter guide will show you how.

The Old Soldiers Never Die, also known as the Veterans Never Die anecdote, is available for characters of level 69 and above. You will help Reggie complete his last commission and join his team of fallen mercenaries. With this Encounter guide his request will be fulfilled.

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How to Unlock Noah's Heart Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter

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Clue 1 (Locked): When you reach level 69 and complete the main story mission Goddess' Lake, you can go to the entrance of Realm of Lakeside to get some Encounter clues.

Clue 2 (Analyzing): Under the tree by the entrance of Realm of Lakeside, there's a badly wounded old soldier who needs some help.

Clue 3 (In Progress): Rege's cargo is more important than his life. He wants you to help him get it back.

When you reach level 69, you can finally learn how to unlock the Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter, sometimes called Veterans Never Die in other parts of the game. Teleport to the Stellaoculus Lake pillar of light in Cannan Mountains and then run to the entrance of Realm of Lakeside, activate the Realm's exploration mode, enter and check if the Analyzing state of the Encounter has triggered.

If so, exit and look for Reggie outside the Realm of Lakeside entrance, coordinates are [-1227, 1646]. The Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter will trigger as you approach him.

Noah's Heart Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter Guide

Noah's Heart Old Soldiers Never Die Encounter Guide and Tips

Talk to Reggie and hear his plea for you to bring his goods back. Go into the Goddess' Lake if you have fatigue points available, you can do this automatically from the Others tab by selecting the Encounter objective.

Complete the dungeon and defeat the Starthunder Golem boss, then search for Rege's cargo by clicking the mission objective. Wait a few seconds after picking up Reggie's goods until the Succeeded warning pops up, then leave the realm.

Go back to Rege (his name keeps changing, as you may have noticed) to deliver the news, then find Riley in Utu Town to give him the goods – he's the short, chubby character with aristocratic looks not far from Frank. He begrudgingly agrees to bury the Expendables in Realm of Lakeside, enter the realm and run to the boss area, where you'll see a tombstone. Now you must pray for the veterans, approach the gravestone and use the Veteran Grave interaction to pray.

Talk to Relly a.k.a. Riley to finish the Encounter and receive 60 diamonds and the title Creed.

Completed: Uncle Riley buries Rege and “The Expendables”. They have fulfilled the credo of “not leaving a single quest unsettled” all their lives.

Chest Clue (require Lv. 2 and above lightsaber): On the gate of Star Valley Temple.

Analysis: Search for wounded old soldier.

How to Unlock More Noah's Heart Encounters

Unlocking Noah's Heart Encounters is something that can be done by analyzing the clues and trying to discover which area or NPC they may be referring to. Here are some tips for those who want to unlock these adventure quests.

First and foremost, you should explore the world and unlock as many teleport spots a.k.a. portals as you can. Talk to every NPC that you find and explore every town, small or big, that you discover.

Leveling up is crucial as well, because level requirements are extremely common when it comes to unlocking Noah's Heart Encounters. Never stop leveling up your character and Phantoms.

Finally, it's all about the story. Keep following the main campaign as much as possible, because some quest chains serve as conditions for Encounters. More often than not you'll stumble upon level barriers, requiring you to level up before the next part of the main story can be unlocked.

Where to Find Noah's Heart Encounter Clues

To find Noah's Heart Encounter clues and use them to help unlock more Encounters, you must go into the required menu. Tap the Adventure option (the hot-air balloon icon) in the top area of the gameplay screen, then choose the Exploration green card. Now pick the Encounter polaroid photograph and you're in the right spot.

Noah's Heart Encounter Stages Detailed

Encounters in Noah's Heart go through various stages that you can filter by state or area. This will help you keep things organized, since it's recommended to start by the starting regions, although it may happen that you unlock Encounters from areas that you discover as you explore the open world.


If a Noah's Heart Encounter is locked, then you haven't fulfilled the minimum requirements to start it. You should enter the respective tab and check the clues, here described as Acquire Intelligence. This usually means that you must level up more, complete a certain quest chain, or find a specific NPC in a given region that is going to trigger the Encounter.


The Encounter is unlocked as you have completed the requirements and fulfilled all the conditions. However, you still have to find the place or NPC that triggers the beginning of the Encounter based on the Intelligence report that this tale has to offer you.

In Progress

You have started this Encounter and now it's a matter of following instructions and using your wit to complete it. Most of the time you have crucial instructions in your quest list, in the Others tab. Always remember to check these hints and click on the next step whenever you can, since it can save you a lot of time roaming the land.


Congratulations, this Encounter is finished and archived, so you don't have to worry about it anymore. You can just check back on it if you want to recall what the anecdote was all about and which rewards you received from finding the solution.

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