Expunging the Shadows is the Empire Chapter 7 Kill Quest.
- Task: Kill up to 60 "Shadow Bandits", which actually includes both Shadow Bandits and Shadow Brigands (level 15-16 Bandits). These mobs can be found well south of the camp at Kraussner's Garrison.
- The Shadow Bandits are clustered around a few tents along Shadow Lake, south of the main road.
- Reward: This kill quest awards nothing after completion (beyond the per-kill xp of 152xp each).
- Kill Collector: Farmer Nadezhda who is located at the Kraussner's Garrison camp in Ostland and can be found at the coordinates 53k, 2k.