Watchtower/Quick guide

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Details[edit | edit source]

Start pointQuest point icon.png Begin the quest by speaking to Watchtower Wizard north of Yanille in the Watchtower. You must climb the trellis on the north side of the tower to get up for the first time.
Official difficultyIntermediate
DescriptionThe Wizards of the Yanille Watch Tower have been reporting increased ogre sightings recently. Use a wide variety of your skills to help the wizards recover their stolen power crystals and stop the advance of the ogre hordes!
Official lengthMedium
Items required
Enemies to defeat
  • Gorad (level 68) (safespottable)
  • Giant bat (level 27) (only if bat bones are needed)

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

All the important locations throughout the quest.

Starting out[edit | edit source]

Items needed: 1 inventory space. Either bat bones or a slash weapon or a knife.

Getting the relic pieces and the first crystal[edit | edit source]

Items needed: 2 ropes, dragon bones, combat equipment to defeat a level 68 enemy and 3 empty inventory space. (Ironmen: dragon bones can be obtained by defeating Elvarg in the Nightmare Zone after Dragon Slayer I.)
  • Talk to Og north-west of Yanille to receive Toban's key. (Chat 1)
  • Head south and get onto the island by using a rope with the branch (not the tree) of the long-branched tree that is west of the island.
  • Talk to Grew. (Chat 1)
  • Enter the hole south of Gu'Tanoth (the dungeon icon south of Jiggig, and north-west of some ruins).
    • To get there, use a Feldip Hills teleport and run north, use fairy ring AKS or use a ring of dueling teleport to Castle Wars and run south past Jiggig.
    • Pick up the death rune south of the hole if needed.
  • Kill Gorad and take his tooth (be sure to have room in your inventory or you won't receive the tooth).
  • Talk to Toban. (Chat 11)
  • Talk to Toban again with dragon bones in your inventory to receive Relic part 3.
  • Search the chest and take Toban's stolen gold.
    • Take the rope if you need a second one.
  • Talk to Grew on the Jangerberry island.
  • Go back and talk to Og.
  • Talk to the Watchtower Wizard, who will put the three relics together and give you an ogre relic.
    • Take the lit candle if a light source is needed.

The Skavids and the second crystal[edit | edit source]

Items needed: Ogre relic, a gold bar, 20 coins (27 if buying pestle and mortar & vial), death rune, light source (depending on your light source you may need a tinderbox as well), 3 empty inventory spaces.
  • Enter Gu'Tanoth via the path on the north-east corner of the hills, then head west towards the gate. Enter by talking to the Ogre Guard with the ogre relic in your inventory.
  • Go south-east to the market in the central area and steal a rock cake from the counter on the southern side.
  • Go back to the upper walkway, then head around south until you encounter guards at a battlement. Climb the battlement. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to the guard again with the rock cake in your inventory.
  • Head north-east and attempt to jump the bridge, then agree to give the guards 20 coins. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to a City guard. (Chat 2)
  • Talk to a City guard again with a death rune in your inventory to receive a skavid map.
  • Return back across the bridges, over the battlement, and through the north-west gate where you entered the city.
  • Walk east, then turn south towards the second city gate.
  • Enter the Skavid caves just north of the gate.
  • Speak with the scared skavid. (Chat 2)
  • Exit the cave, and speak with each regular Skavid inside the following 4 caves:
    • East of Gu'Tanoth outside the city around the east side of the mountain.
    • North-east of Gu'Tanoth along the main entrance path.
    • North of Gu'Tanoth and south of the cluster of trees.
    • North of Gu'Tanoth south of the west gate to Yanille. Grab one nightshade.
  • The following responses should work. The first part is what the Skavid says. You must respond with the second part:
    • Tanath gor...Nod
    • Bidith tanath...Cur
    • Gor cur...Ar
    • Cur bidith...Ig
  • Exit the cave and go south to the gate. Click on the gate to give a gold bar to the guard and gain access to the gate.
  • Continue past the gate and across the bridge into the cave. Speak to the Mad Skavid, who will say one of these options. Repeat with the second part again.
    • Ar cur...Gor
    • Bidith ig...Cur
    • Gor nod...Tanath
    • Cur tanath...Bidith
    • Bidith tanath...Cur
    • Tanath gor...Nod
    • Cur bidith...Ig
    • Gor cur...Ar
  • Take another cave nightshade. Make sure you have two of them. You can hop worlds for the second one.
  • Leave the way you came in (do not climb down the hole).
  • Return to the Gu'Tanoth market.
  • Use one nightshade on one of the Enclave guards (be sure to complete the dialogue).
  • Enter the cave and watch the cutscene.
  • Teleport out or run north to the exit.

The magic ogre potion[edit | edit source]

  • Go back to the Watchtower wizard and talk to him.
    • If needed, fill a vial with water at the fountain in front of the watchtower.
  • To a vial of water add in the following order (do not use the ground bat bones first or the water will evaporate and you will need more bones):
  • Talk to the Watchtower wizard again, with the unfinished potion in your inventory.

Getting the other crystals[edit | edit source]

Items needed: Magic ogre potion, an anti-dragon shield, Cave nightshade, a pickaxe, and combat equipment.
  • Prepare to defend yourself against the various ogres and a blue dragon in the Ogre Enclave. Don't forget your anti-dragon shield.
  • Return to the market square of Gu'Tanoth.
  • Use your nightshade on an Enclave guard to enter the cave again.
  • Use the magic ogre potion on all 6 ogre shamans to get the 3rd crystal.
    • The pouring animation is a stall, activate protection from melee before using the potion to avoid taking stacked hits from the demons and dragons in the area.
  • Right-click mine the Rock of Dalgroth in the centre of the Enclave for the 4th crystal.
  • Talk to the Watchtower wizard and return the crystals. (Leave the room and return if crystals remain on pillars before you have placed them.)
    • NE: Magenta
    • SE: Grey
    • SW: Yellow
    • NW: Cyan
  • Pull the lever to the west.

Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

Watchtower reward scroll.png