What are Newt Altars and where can I find them?
Risk of Rain 2 Guides:
Q: What do Newt Altars do?
Spends one Lunar Coin to spawn a Blue Portal when finishing a Teleporter Event (must be activated before starting the teleporter event).
Q: What do Blue Portals do?
Brings you to the Bazaar Between Realms. You can purchase specific Lunar Items for 2 Lunar Coins each, trade 3 common items for a given uncommon item, trade 5 uncommon items for a given legendary item, or trade 10 Lunar Coins for the playable character, The Artificer. Blue Portals can randomly spawn even without Newt Altars but activating Newt Altars guarantees them.
Q: What are Lunar Items?
Risk/Reward items that can greatly affect a build. Try them out and see which you like.
Q: How do I get Lunar Coins?
They are random drops from enemies. The spawn rate is low on single player but high in multiplayer. The coins are kept between runs.
Q: How do I get Newt Altars to spawn?
They are randomly spawned. A single Newt Altar or all three can spawn each time you arrive at the stage.
Q: What are some challenges related to Newt Altars or Lunar items?
- Activate 8 different Newt Altars.
- Carry 5 Lunar items in one run.
- Free the survivor suspended in time (use 10 lunar coins at the Bazaar Between Realms on the person frozen in the crystal, unlocks The Artificer).
Distant Roost – Ground Zero
Gate to this tunnel may or may not be closed.
Bridge may or may not spawn.