Getting Ahead/Quick guide

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Start pointQuest point icon.png Speak to Gordon in their farm south of the Farming Guild.
Official difficultyIntermediate
DescriptionGordon and Mary are two small-town farmers with a big problem – some heinous beastie keeps taking their livestock! Luckily they’ve hit upon a solution. They just need some brave adventurer to venture into the creature’s lair and bring them back its head. We can’t envisage any complications with such a routine matter, right?
Official lengthShort
Items required
  • Bear fur or grey wolf fur (a Grizzly bear and bear cub spawn west of the farm and two black bears spawn east of the farm)
  • Soft clay or a pickaxe you can use
    • Clay rocks are found in the Kebos Lowlands mine passed during the quest;
    • Gordon's house has a water source and a bucket spawn;
    • There is a bronze pickaxe spawn at the mine, stuck in some rocks.
  • Hammer (obtainable near the cattle gate)
  • Saw (obtainable in the shed north of the house)
  • 2 normal planks (obtainable near the cave entrance)
  • At least 6 nails of any kind (iron nails can be found in the workbench north of the house)
  • Knife (obtainable on the kitchen table in the house)
  • Red dye (obtainable from the shelves in the house)
  • Pot of flour (obtainable upstairs in the house)
  • Needle (obtainable upstairs in the house)
  • Thread (obtainable upstairs in the house)
Enemies to defeat Headless Beast (level-82)

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

Starting out[edit | edit source]

Items needed: Pot of flour
  • Speak to Gordon south of the Farming Guild. (Chat 11)
  • Speak to Mary inside the main building west of Gordon.

Tracking down the beast

Items needed: Combat equipment
  • Use a pot of flour on the gate next to the cow pen east of Gordon.
  • Follow the trail of flour south past the bridge then west to the cave at the Kebos Lowlands mine.
  • Kill the Headless Beast.
    • Optional: Mine some clay in the mine and pick up two planks just to the west while you're here.
  • Go back and speak to Gordon.

Making the fake head

Items needed: Soft clay, knife, bear fur, needle, thread, red dye, hammer, saw, two planks, six nails of any kind

Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

Getting Ahead reward scroll.png