Watchtower/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.
This article is about the quest. For the building, see Watchtower (building).

Details[edit | edit source]

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

All the important locations throughout the quest.

Starting out[edit | edit source]

Items needed: 1 inventory space. If you need to obtain bat bones: a slash weapon or a knife.

  • Talk to the Watchtower Wizard. (Chat 111)
    • It is possible to use another player's Watchtower portal to go straight to the quest start. The easiest way to find one is to head to Rimmington on World 330 (House Parties) and find a host. Look for the "Yanille portal". Or you can teleport to the Nightmare Zone through the Minigame teleport. Another quick option is to teleport to "Monastery" with Ardougne Cloak 1.
    • Otherwise, climb the trellis outside the Yanille Watchtower, climb up the ladder and talk to Watchtower Wizard.
  • Climb down 2 ladders and search the far north-west bush to find fingernails.
  • Talk to the watchtower wizard. (Chat 11)

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

Items needed: 2 ropes, dragon bones, a weapon 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)
    • Fairy ring teleports code CIQ and head west. If you use ring of dueling, teleport to Castle Wars and head south past the bridges and then north-east until you find a tribe of ogres.
  • Head south and swing onto the island by using a rope with the branch 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).
    • Feldip Hills scroll and run north. Or, use fairy ring AKS. Or, ring of dueling teleport to Castle Wars and run south past Jiggig.
    • There is a death rune spawn 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.
  • Go back and talk to Og.
  • Talk to Grew on the Jangerberry island.
  • Talk to the Watchtower Wizard, who will put the three relics together and give you an ogre relic.
    • Take a lit candle from the table on the bottom floor if needed.

The Skavid map[edit | edit source]

Items needed: Ogre relic, a gold bar, 20 coins (27 if buying pestle and mortar & vial), death rune.

  • 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 and steal a rock cake from the counter on the southern side.
    • (BEFORE STEALING) Buy a pestle and mortar and vial from Ogre merchant if needed
  • Go back to the upper walkway, then head around south until you encounter guards at a battlement. Try climbing 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 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.

Second crystal – the Scavids[edit | edit source]

Items needed: skavid map, light source (depending on your light source you may need a tinderbox as well), 3 empty inventory slots.

  • 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 cave 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:
    • 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.
    • East of Gu'Tanoth outside the city around the east side of the mountain.
  • 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
  • Return to the Scared skavid and talk to him.
  • 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:
    • 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).

The Ogre Enclave[edit | edit source]

Items Needed: One of two Cave nightshade, guam potion (unf), jangerberries, bat bones, and a pestle and mortar.

  • 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. 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 following order:
    • Note: Be careful to not bury the bat bones or eat the Jangerberries and 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.

Ogre Shamans & Returning the Crystals[edit | edit source]

Items Needed: 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 with your magic ogre potion and your other cave nightshade.
  • 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.
    • Note: The pouring animation is a stall! Activate protection from melee to avoid taking stacked hits from the demons and dragons in the area.
  • 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 room 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]

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