Warframe Kuva Lich Guide: How to Find and defeat?

In Warframe, there are many formidable enemies that will give you amazing rewards when defeated. One such enemy is Kuva Lich, which is known for dropping rare items such as ephemeras. Kuva variant weapons and more. But defeating Kuva Lich is not an easy task by any means. 

You need to be well prepared in order to even stand a chance against this high-level mini-boss. Also, you will have to face level 70-100 enemies in the quest of finding Kuva Lich, so make sure you are using your best build in this quest. Now without wasting any more time let’s begin the guide on defeating Kuva Lich:

How to find Kuva Lich?

Find kuva lich

There are basically two ways to find a Kuva Lich and we will discuss both the methods in detail. Thus, you can choose the best way according to your play style and build. Here are the two methods to find a Kuva Lich:

Method 1: Hunting

The main prerequisite before you can begin your chase for a Kuva Lich is to ensure you have completed the War Within quest. Next, you need to go on any standard level 20+ mission where you battle Grineer. Best pick a catch or kill mission on Sedna or Saturn that isn’t a foray, crevice mission, or an as of now dynamic questline. 

Before you start on your mission you ought to consider the warframe you need to bring to the mission. The warframe that kills the Kuva Larvling chooses the extra essential damage of the weapon the Kuva Lich will drop just as the element for the ephemera once crushed. 

  • Toxin: Atlas, Ivara, Khora, Nekros, Nidus, Oberon, Saryn
  • Radiation: Ash, Equinox, Garuda, Loki, Mirage, Nyx, Octavia
  • Electricity: Banshee, Excalibur, Limbo, Nova, Valkyr, Volt
  • Cold: Frost, Gara, Hildryn, Revenant, Titania, Trinity
  • Magnetic: Harrow, Hydroid, Mag, Mesa
  • Heat: Chroma, Ember, Inaros, Nezha, Vauban, Wisp
  • Impact: Baruuk, Gauss, Grendel, Rhino, Wukong, Zephyr

At the point when you enter a level 20+ mission, you have a little opportunity to experience a Kuva Larvling. The nearness of a Kuva Larvling will be reported by a little glimmer and discourse in the lower right of your screen. 

Directly after this data, you will see the Kuva Larvling on your minimap and in your HUD. Next, you need to discover it and kill it. You will be rewarded with 100 Kuva and would now be able to choose if you truly need to bring forth your lich. For you first Kuva Lich there isn’t a lot to choose yet for later Kuva Liches you should take a gander at the weapon your lich will possess. 

On the off chance that you choose not to produce a lich that larvling will vanish after some time. If you choose to bring forth a lich you will see a short animation and the genuine fun starts. 

Method 2: Trading

You can likewise exchange a Kuva Lich from another tenno. Each Kuva Lich can be exchanged when you choose to Convert the lich as opposed to killing it. I will dive into more insights concerning that further down in this guide. 

The motivation behind why players exchange for a Kuva Lich can be the procurement of a Kuva variation weapon they right now not own or a noticeable ephemera on the Kuva Lich. To have the option to lead the exchange in any event one of exchanging accomplices should be in a faction that has developed a Crimson Branch room in its dojo. 

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When you get your Kuva Lich

Your Kuva Lich will have one of 16 weapons with an extra natural detail increment between 25-60% of the base damage. Here is the Kuva Lich weapon list: 

  • Primary: Kuva Drakgoon, Kuva Hind, Kuva Karak, Kuva Kohm, Kuva Ogris, Kuva Quartakk, Kuva Tonkor, Kuva Bramma, Kuva Chakkhurr
  • Secondary: Kuva Brakk, Kuva Kraken, Kuva Nukor, Kuva Seer, Kuva Twin Stubbas
  • Melee: Kuva Shildeg
  • Archgun: Kuva Ayana,

It does make a difference on the off chance that you got your Kuva Lich by an exchange or by vanquishing a Kuva Larvling. When you have one a Kuva Lich symbol will be accessible in your route menu. Your lich will likewise begin to toss irritating lines of chat at you. 

You can get to all relevant information about your lich: natural shortcoming, basic protections, and the Kuva weapon your lich uses. In the event that your lich is one of the 10% with an ephemera, you will have the option to see it. (ambien)

How to defeat a Kuva Lich?

Once you acquire the Kuva Lich by using any of the two methods mentioned above, it is time to get to the real stuff. That means to defeat the Kuva Lich in order to gain the rewards. Defeating a Kuva Lich is not easy so, here are all the steps that you need to follow in order to defeat him:

1. Locate the right Requiem mods 

Locate The Right Requiem Mods

To locate the necessary three Requiem mods to overcome your Kuva Lich you need to play missions that are affected by your Kuva Lich. Planets affected by your Kuva Lich are encircled by red fog. 

Ensure you pick a mission where the hub is additionally encircled by red fog and the mission title begins with the name of your Kuva Lich. These missions are elevated level missions beginning at 55-70 however can go up to level 100. You can and should play your Kuva Lich missions open since you will be coordinated with other tenno likewise attempting to locate the right composition mods. 

Playing public enables those missions to complete quicker as well as gives you a battling crew of major parts in the event that your lich appears. 

Once in a mission you will experience Kuva Lich Thralls who will assist you with revealing the necessary Requiem mods. They are set apart with an uncommon symbol on your HUD. You need to kill whatever number Kuva Lich Thralls as could be allowed to fill your “mumble meter”. 

After you have killed bondage it will jump on its knees and you can utilize your Parazon on them. This will give a little fragment of progress towards revealing a Requiem mod. It will take various missions to reveal a solitary Requiem mod required. 

Your Kuva Lich will consistently show up in those missions. Attempting to bring down your Kuva Lich with your Parazon however without the correct Requiem mod mix will build your mumble progress and reward you with a segment of Kuva. This likewise goes for other players’ liches. In any case, remember that each bombed endeavor to cut down your Kuva Lich with your Parazon will rank up the lich. A position up implies your Kuva Lich is more earnestly to kill next time and enemies produce at a lot higher position. 

A position 1 or rank 2 Kuva Lich will bring the enemy level to 50-60. A maximum position Kuva Lich, rank 5, will have enemies at level 90-110.

You have the decision of not utilizing your Parazon on the off chance that you experience your Kuva Lich in mission. That implies you cut down one life bar and hold up until your lich recuperates. Rehash this 2 additional occasions and your Kuva Lich will evaporate from the mission. You miss out on the smidgen of Kuva and on some mumble yet you won’t award your lich a position up. 

In the event that you appreciate harder enemies, at that point utilize your Parazon each time you face your lich. However, it is absolutely fine to possibly utilize your Parazon on the off chance that you have found another Requiem mod he is powerless against or needs to test another Requiem mod request. 

After every mission parts of your rewards will be taken by the Kuva Lich. Taken rewards can be mods, fight rewards, warframe plans, and assets. 

2. Battling the Kuva Lich 

Batteling the kuva lich

At the point when you have revealed the primary Requiem mod, you have to put them on your Parazon. There is an area at the lower right that states Modify Parazon. Go there and prepare your first mod and afterward two other Requiem mods of your decision. 

Mod either your essential and your auxiliary weapon as per the Kuva Lich shortcoming. You have to visit the status page of your Kuva Lich to locate its essential shortcoming. At that point, start a mission in the impact zone of your Kuva Lich where the Kuva Lich generates. 

At the point when you battle your Kuva Lich legitimately, don’t get excessively close. Attempt to shoot the Kuva Lich with the weapon modded to its shortcoming until it jumps on his knees. Presently you can utilize your Parazon. On the off chance that the discovered mod is right you will strike a blow, else you will pass on immediately. 

Regardless of the outcome, you have taken in a great deal about the situation of that first Parazon mod. In the event that it was the principal mod, amazing. On the off chance that it was not the principal mod, at that point additionally extraordinary in light of the fact that it can just be the second or third mod on your next attempt. 

Attempt to locate the following Requiem mod by gathering more mumble. Prepare it as indicated by the aftereffects of your first experience and battle your Kuva Lich once more. When you have revealed all Requiem mods you should just need to rearrange your request around a piece to locate the killing match. 

A last word on the most proficient method to battle your Kuva Lich. Bring a warframe that can hold its ground against level 100 enemies, that can tank damage or potentially intensify the damage. Acquire your best-rigging terms of weapons that are appropriately modded for the shortcoming. You ought to likewise have some ammunition, wellbeing, and energy reestablishes prepared. Be arranged and anticipate a tough battle. 

3. Finish the Kuva Lich

Finish the kuva lich

After you have crushed your Kuva Lich you can pick among Vanquish and Convert. Vanquish will kill the Kuva Lich and you will get its weapon. 

Convert will keep the Kuva Lich alive and it will every so often battle on your side in missions. Changes over liches can likewise be traded with different players that are keen on the weapon of the lich. Exchanging liches requires a Crimson Branch room in your dojo. 

All assets, mods, and some other things by the Kuva Lich in past missions will be refunded.

Kuva Lich Rewards

Kuva lich rewards

After defeating the Kuva Lich, all that is left for you is to collect the reward. You will only get rewards when you vanquish your Kuva Lich. The mark weapon of the lich will be an ensured drop. These weapons will have extra details relying upon the warframe you used to initially kill the Kuva Larvling. 

All Kuva variation weapons can arrive at rank 40 rather than the standard position 30. You need to put 5 forma on a Kuva weapon to get it to rank 40. 

Endless supply of each Kuva lich there is a 10% possibility that the lich will have an essential ephemera. In the event that you have seen an obvious ephemera on your lich on the status page, it will likewise drop that ephemera as a major aspect of the reward.


That concludes the guide on defeating Kuva Lich, we hope you understand each and every part of the article. As each part holds special importance in order to defeat this monster. Lastly, we would like to say that no matter what, always take your best builds rto fight Kuva Lich, So, you can completely crush and get exciting rewards.

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