Murder Mystery/Quick guide

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Details[edit | edit source]

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

  • Talk to the guard and agree to help. (Chat 1)
  • Go north-west and investigate the sacks in the shed, take 3 flypapers.
  • Go inside and take the pungent pot and criminal's dagger.
  • Investigate the nearby smashed window for the criminal's thread.
  • Search the barrels in the bedroom owned by the following two suspects to get 2 silver items.
    • If the thread is red, search the barrels belonging to Bob and Carol.
    • If the thread is green, search the barrels belonging to Anna and David.
    • If the thread is blue, search the barrels belonging to Elizabeth and Frank.
  • Go to the kitchen and fill your pot with flour from the barrel.
  • Use flour and flypaper to dust each silver item and the dagger.
  • Use the silver items' prints on the dagger's print until you get a match. Remember who it is.
  • Talk to Gossip outside the front gate of the mansion and ask who he thinks is responsible. (Chat 2)
  • Talk to the poison salesman in the Seers' Village pub, ask who he sold poison to. (Select Murder Mystery quest) (Be sure to not select the Fremennik Trials option.) (Chat 2)
  • Talk to the person whose prints matched, ask why they bought poison. (Chat 4)
  • Search the item they say they used the poison on.
    • Anna - Compost heap
    • Bob - Beehive in cow pen
    • Frank - Family Crest, east of the front door
    • David - Spider nest, upstairs between the two rooms with three beds each in them
    • Carol - Kitchen drain, west of the front door
    • Elizabeth - The fountain
  • Drop the silver necklace before talking to the guard if you want to keep it, you can't get it back afterward.
  • Talk to a guard. (Chat 3)

Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

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Required for completing[edit | edit source]