The Great Brain Robbery/Quick guide

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This quick guide has an in-depth guide here.
It contains a more detailed description of dialogue, cutscenes, and storyline.

Details[edit | edit source]

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

Scouting[edit | edit source]

Items required: 4 planks, 20 nails, a hammer, fishbowl helmet, and diving apparatus (DON'T BRING ANY PETS!)

  • Talk to Brother Tranquility on Mos Le'Harmless near the dock. (Chat 1) (Finish the dialogue, or you will be teleported back to Mos Le' Harmless)
  • Head north, pull on the statue and climb down.
  • Equip your diving apparatus and fishbowl then descend.
  • Repair the stairs at the end of the tunnel and climb up.
  • Peer through the peephole.

The prayer book[edit | edit source]

Items required: a Holy symbol

  • Talk to Brother Tranquility on Harmony Island.
  • Go to the Edgeville Monastery and search the bookcase in the SW corner of the ground floor. (this is a good time to bless your symbol if it isn't already, see Brother Jered)
  • Read the book.
  • Equip a Holy Symbol and return to Harmony Island.
  • Right click the book "recite prayer".
  • Talk to Brother Tranquility. (Chat 1)


The doctor[edit | edit source]

Items required: Ring of Charos, 4 wooden planks (14 if making the wooden cats, 10 pieces of fur), 100 nails (to be sure you have enough), and a hammer, 2 free spaces. Crate parts and wolf whistle are needed but obtained during this section.

  • Talk to Dr. Fenkenstrain (jail on the top floor of his castle north-east of Canifis).
  • Equip your Ring of Charos, keep it equipped through this section.
  • Talk to Rufus in Canifis (food store). (Chat 1) (until you receive a wolf whistle and crate parts)
  • Make 10 wooden cats on a clockmaker's bench in your house (10 planks and 10 furs).
  • Build a crate next to Dr. Fenkenstrain, add a bottom (4 planks and nails), and fill it with the wooden cats.
  • Blow the wolf whistle.
  • Put the shipping order Rufus just gave you on the crate.

Making the transplants[edit | edit source]

Items required: a hammer, fishbowl helmet, diving apparatus, and combat equipment

  • Return to Harmony island and enter the windmill basement.
  • Talk to Dr. Fenkenstrain.
  • Equip your diving equipment and go north to the shipwreck.
  • Search the locker for a fuse. Climb the ladder and get a tinderbox and a keg.
  • Go south a bit to the monastery and use the keg and fuse on the door. Light the fuse.
  • Enter and kill 4 Sorebones for a Cranial clamp, Brain tongs, 3 Bell jars, and 30 Skull staples.
  • Talk to Dr. Fenkenstrain. (Remember to bring a hammer.)
  • Climb up and talk to Brother Tranquility, prepare for the fight.

The big battle[edit | edit source]

Items required: Combat equipment, hammer, fishbowl helmet and diving apparatus

  • Return to the monastery and defeat Barrelchest.
    • You must wear your fishbowl helmet and diving apparatus.
    • Each attack will disable your prayer and remove a few prayer points.
    • When adjacent he will only attack with melee.
    • Re-enabling prayer after each attack will prevent you from taking any damage.
    • Alternatively you can leave the monastery and re-enter; the boss will get stuck and can be safespotted from the entrance.
  • Talk to Brother Tranquility.

Quest complete!

Reward[edit | edit source]

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