|Sell to||Hoarders or |
The Servant of the Flame
|Base Gold Reward||1,500-3,000|
The Stronghold Chest is a type of Treasure Chest in Sea of Thieves. Treasure Chests are locked with locks that can only be opened by Skeleton Keys held by Gold Hoarders on every Outpost. They are willing to buy these Chests for a fraction of their worth. Stronghold Chests are one of the two Skeleton Chests, mainly acquired through dangerous Encounters on the Seas.
Where to Find
Stronghold Chests can be found from the following sources:
- 1 Guaranteed inside the Vault of a completed Skeleton Fort
- 2 Guaranteed inside the Vault of a completed Fort of the Damned (Raid)
- 3 Guaranteed inside the Vault of a completed Fort of Fortune
- Chance to find on Skeleton Ships
- Possible reward for defeating a Kraken tentacle
- Possible rewarded for defeating a Megalodon
Stronghold Chests can be sold to:
- Hoarders stationed at Gold Hoarders tents on Outposts for Gold and Gold Hoarders Reputation and Emissary Value (if sailing as a Gold Hoarders Emissary)
- The Servant of the Flame at The Reaper’s Hideout for Gold and Reaper's Bones Reputation and Emissary Value (if sailing as a Reaper's Bones Emissary)
The following is the reward chart for sold Stronghold Chests:
|Emissary Grade||Gold (Min.)||Gold (Max.)||Emissary Value|
- Picking up and placing Treasure Chests on a Ship for the first time gives Emissary Grade Reputation to Trading Company Emissaries representing the Gold Hoarders or Reaper's Bones.
- All Treasure Chests emit a White Glint from a distance.
- Treasure Chests can be caught with a Harpoon.
- Golden Tribute → Sell 600 Gold Hoarder Treasures while flying the Gold Hoarders Emissary Flag.
- Eminent Hoarder → Sell 320 Gold Hoarder Treasures while flying a Grade 5 Gold Hoarders Emissary Flag.
- Tributes Taken → Sell 480 Gold Hoarder Treasures to the Reaper's Bones
- Plundered Prizes → Sell 600 of any Trading Company items while flying the Reaper's Bones Emissary Flag.
- Fearless Reaper → Sell 320 of any Trading Company items while flying a Grade 5 Reaper's Bones Emissary Flag.
- Golden Legend of the Strongholds → Sell 100 Stronghold Chests as a Pirate Legend
- Legendary Gold Hoarder → Sell 500 Chests as a Pirate Legend | Unlocks the Legendary Shovel and Legendary Compass for purchase
Here is the Pirate Chat Wheel of the Chest: