Need to be on Rune Fencer for this Quest
After completing Forging New Bonds, you must zone to flag this quest.
Speak to Octavien for a cut scene and obtain the Letter from Octavien..
Talk to Ohruru (E-7, Port Windurst inside the Orastery).
Use Ignis once and then speak to Ohruru again.
Head to 3 of the 8 active Strange Apparatuses and click on the Hazy Rune. Once you use the corresponding Rune, click on it again to obtain its key item. You will walk through fake walls to reach the
Strange Apparatuses. The walls are not marked on the in-game maps, so use the Wiki maps to guide you.
At The Eldieme Necropolis, Map 2 ( ), use K-13 Ignis x3 and collect the Stone of Ignis. When dropping down from Map 1, do not use the center hole.
At Dangruf Wadi ( ), use E-11 Unda x3 and collect the Stone of Unda.
At Ordelle's Caves, Map 1 ( ), use E-12 Gelus x3 and collect the Stone of Gelus.
At Gusgen Mines, Map 2 ( ), use J-5 Flabra x3 and collect the Stone of Flabra.
At Outer Horutoto Ruins, Map 2 ( ), use E-6 Tellus x3 and collect the Stone of Tellus. The entrance is at West Sarutabaruta ( ), near the Outpost/ G-4 Survival Guide. The fastest way there is to teleport using Proto Waypoints.
At Maze of Shakhrami, Map 2 ( ), zone in from L-10 Buburimu Peninsula ( ), use F-6 Lux x3 and collect the Stone of Lux.
At Garlaige Citadel, Map 3 (K-8), use Tenebrae x3 and collect the Stone of Tenebrae. The Apparatus is past Banishing Gate #2.
At Crawlers' Nest, Map 3 ( ), use K-8 Sulpor x3 and collect the Stone of Sulpor.
Note: You only need 3 stones;, the rest are optional, but increase your reward by 2,000 bayld each at the end of the quest.
Optional: There are 3 remaining Strange Apparatuses that provide key items, but do not count towards the 3 stone requirement. They do count towards your final Bayld reward.
King Ranperre's Tomb, Map 2 ( ). The Rune Cipher is E-7 Gelus, Sulpor, and Unda, in order. You will receive Stone of Unknown Runic Origins.
Ranguemont Pass ( ). The Rune Cipher is E-4 Flabra, Ignis, and Lux, in order. You will receive Stone of Unknown Runic Origins.
Fei'Yin, Map 1 ( G-6 ). Only accessible through the basement. The Rune Cipher is Ignis, Tellus, and Tenebrae, in order. You will receive Stone of Unknown Runic Origins.
Talk to Ohruru who will immediately quiz you on your knowledge of Rune Enchantment and Ward effects.
The number of questions is determined at random.
You have ten seconds to answer each question.
You must correctly answer all of her questions to pass the quiz
She can ask the same question multiple times.
Answer her questions based on the following patterns:
Q: Do you happen to know what number question this is? ( Tip: Start counting questions from the start).
Q: Which ward should you use when you want to <Effect Description>?
Reduce elemental damage
Reduce elemental damage for party members
Absorb elemental damage
Q: Your opponent is a sadistaru of the highest degree and loves inflicting <Status Ailment>?
, , Frost
, , Choke
, , Rasp
, , , Burn
Client Octavien (I-8, Eastern Adoulin)
Summary Certain contraptions that create weapons imbued with the power of runes are supposedly scattered throughout the Middle Lands. Help the Federation of Windurst's Ohruru by investigating the issue.