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Quest #081 - #090

Quest #081 - "Mallets Mallet"
Location Swinedimples Academy
Available at After defeating the Dreadmster
Requested by Bumbles
Response to Bumbles
Requirement More info collecting...
Reward Terra Firmer
Detail Bumbles from Swinedimples has confessed to you that she broke her teachers hammer. You should be able to find some information in the library that will help you fix it.
Hint for solution the book is in the first shelf in the library. admirers are in the plumbed depths


Quest #082 - "To Shell and Back"
Location Swinedimples Academy
Available at Hammer skill 100, quest #81 complete.
Requested by Mrs Mallet
Response to Mrs Mallet
Requirement Use Bagsy Last to kill a Liquid metal slime while wearing a tortoise shell
Reward 'Hardcore Hammering'
Detail  ?
Hint for solution You can buy a tortoise shell in Port Llaffan and Slurry Quay. The liquid metal slime is in The Bowhole.


Quest #084 - "Beauty and Beyond"
Location Swinedimples Academy Theater
Available at After Quest 84
Requested by Archie
Response to Archie
Requirement More info collecting...
Reward "Archery for the Adept"
Detail You need to kill 10 Boss Trolls with Rain of Pain being the killing blow.
Hint for solution Boss Trolls have roughly 500 HP. Monitor your damage and plan Rain of Pain accordingly.


Quest #085 - "Comeback Kid"
Location Swinedimples Academy
Available at After defeating the Dreadmster, with a party member with 30+ boomerang ability
Requested by A student in the south-west courtyard, west of the item shop
Response to A student in the south-west courtyard, west of the item shop
Requirement Defeat a metal slime with "Power Throw"
Reward Eaglewing
Detail Boomer, a student at Swinedimples is troubled, and wants you to defeat a metal slime with a Power Throw to prove your boomerang skills. Once you've done that, it sounds like he has something else he needs to ask you to do.
Hint for solution After defeating a metal slime with "Power Throw", head to the bridge west of Swinedimples below a waterfall (the area is NOT snowy) and walk across the bridge to initiate a cutscene.


Quest #086 - "Brave the Caves"
Location Swinedimples
Available at After defeating Dreadmaster, 100 points in boomerang, completed quest 85
Requested by Kylie
Response to Kylie
Requirement "Bonzer Boomeranging", "Better Boomeranging", "Basic Boomeranging"
Reward "The Boomerang Bible"
Detail Kylie, a student at Swinedimples, wants you to take on the boomerang teacher's challenge, but first you'll to find out what it is!
Hint for solution Go the art room on the second floor and grab the piece of paper under the desk. Travel to Tywill Cave and fight Mortoads until you receive "Bonzer Boomeranging". Next, head to the Bad Cave and defeat Hunter Mechs until one drops "Better Boomeranging". Go toward the BowHole and kill Living Statues until you get "Basic Boomeranging". Then head back to Kylie to finish the quest.


Quest #087 - "Sucking Up to Buckler"
Location Swinedimples Academy
Available at After defeating the Dreadmaster
Requested by Buckler
Response to Buckler
Requirement More info collecting...
Reward White Shield
Detail Buckler, the shield teacher at Swinedimples, said that if you want to improve your skills, you just need to practise by defending against enemy attacks with your shield.
Hint for solution Equip a shield with a high block chance and battle grotto bosses.


Quest #088 - "Buckler's Buckler"
Location Swinedimples Academy - room adjacent to the headmaster
Available at After defeating the Dreadmaster, when a party member has 100 shield ability
Requested by Buckler
Response to Buckler
Requirement More info collecting...
Reward "Secrets of the Shield" - guaranteed block of critical hits when equipped with a shield
Detail Cecil, the fisticuff teacher at Swinedimples, wants you to finish off 10 Killer Machines with the "Blockenspiel" ability.
Hint for solution Find them in Gittingham Palace or the surrounding areas.


Quest #089 - "Way of the Fitht"
Location Swinedimples Academy, west wing
Available at After defeating the Dreadmaster, with a party member with 30+ Fisticuffs ability
Requested by Cecil
Response to Cecil
Requirement Defeat ten wyrtles with Knuckle sandwich.
Reward Tough guy tattoo
Detail Cecil, the fisticuffs teacher at Swinedimples, wants you to finish off ten wyrtles with Knuckle Sandwich ability. He's promised you something good in return if you manage it!
Hint for solution You must not have any weapons equipped when starting the battle, as you may only equip (but not unequip) from within the battle menu.


Quest #090 - "One Latht Tetht"
Location Swinedimples Academy
Available at After completing Quest 89 with a party with 100 Fisticuffs ability
Requested by Cecil
Response to Cecil
Requirement Beat 50 monsters in a grotto on floor 10 or below while wearing no equipment.
Reward "Fearsome Fisticuffing" book (Miracle Moon ability)
Detail Cecil, the fisticuffs teacher at Swinedimples, requires that you travel to the tenth level or below of a grotto (e.g. b10, b11, etc.), wearing no equipment and defeating 50 monsters with regular attacks. Only then will he give you the book containing the final secret of fisticuffing.
Hint for solution The party member may have no weapon, armour, or accessory equipped (including the Tough guy tattoo reward from Quest 89).


Quest #091 - #100

Quest #091 - "Critical Appraisal"
Location Wormwood Creek - by the fence on the south edge of town
Available at With a level 15 Warrior in your party
Requested by Kevo
Response to Kevo
Requirement Enrage two monsters, then kill them with a critical hit from the Attack action while they're still angry.
Reward warrior's armour
Detail Kevo from Wormwood Creek wants to know just how formidable you are! He wants you to get two monsters really angry and then finish them off with regular critical attacks.
Hint for solution Use Whistle (or Eyes On Me if you've got a Luminary handy) to enrage the monsters; the monster doesn't have to be angry with the character who kills them.


Quest #092 - "Warriors Three"
Location Wormwood Creek - by the fence on the south edge of town
Available at With a level 40 Warrior in your party after completing quest 091
Requested by Kevo
Response to Kevo
Requirement Enrage ten mandrake marauders at the Magmaroo and kill them.
Reward 5000G and 'Warrior's Workbook'
Detail Farmer Kevo in Wormwood Creek needs you to protect his hometown! He wants you to get the attention of ten mandrake marauders at the Magmaroo and make them really angry before polishing them off.
Hint for solution Use Whistle (or Eyes On Me if you've got Luminary experience) to enrage the required monsters.


Quest #093 - "Eggclesiastics"
Location Down the well in Wormwood Creek
Available at With a level 15 Priest in your party
Requested by Old Man
Response to Old Man
Requirement Defend yourself from attack 30 times.
Reward Ascetic Robe and Priestess's Pinafore
Detail An old man you met down the well in Wormwood Creek wants you to look after his egg. It appears to thrive off its carer's love and affection. All you need to do is defend yourself from attack thirty times, and you'll be a winner.
Hint for solution Find monsters in Eastern Wormwood that can attack the whole party and have everyone defend. Every defended hit counts!


Quest #094 - "Nurtural Selection"
Location Down the well in Wormwood
Available at With a level 40 Priest in your party, and finished Quest #93
Requested by Old Man
Response to Old Man
Requirement Heal party members at critical HP (when their name/hp is an orange color) with Moreheal 20 times. This must be done during a battle.
Reward Priest's Primer Scroll
Detail
Hint for solution First, go to the Magmaroo and walk in the lava until your HP reaches 1. Then fight with monsters and use Moreheal 20 times.


Quest #095 - "Free the Faerie Two"
Location Alltrades Abbey - Inn
Available at With a level 15 Mage in your party
Requested by Wanda & Wandine (by staying in the inn)
Response to Wanda & Wandine (by staying in the inn)
Requirement Defeat 10 monsters using Frizz with that character that has the Faerie Staff equipped.
Reward Fizzle-retardant suit, Fizzle-retardant blouse
Detail While staying at the inn in Alltrades Abbey, you had a dream of two faeries, Wanda and Wandine, trapped inside a wand. Equip the faerie staff they gave you and use Frizz to defeat ten monsters and release the faeries from their prison.
Hint for solution Only the monsters that are defeated with Frizz by the mage party member equipped with Faerie staff counts.
Fight with the slime that will form a stack, by defeating all but one slime, the remaining one will keep calling for backups.


Quest #096 - "Faerie Nearly There"
Location Alltrades Abbey - Inn
Available at With a level 40 Mage in your party, and finished Quest #095
Requested by Wanda and Wandine (by staying in the inn)
Response to Wanda and Wandine (by staying in the inn)
Requirement Faerie staff
Reward 'Mage's Manual', Faerie staff
Detail While staying at the inn in Alltrades Abbey, you had a dream of two faeries, Wanda and Wandine, trapped inside a wand. Equip the faerie staff they gave you and defeat ten wight priests with regular attack to release them...
Hint for solution Only the monsters that are hit by the mage party member equipped with Faerie staff counts.

Wight priests can be found in The Old School. If a wight priest resurrects another wight priest with zing he can be killed again count multiple times towards the quest.


Quest #097 - "Cry Wolf"
Location Alltrades Abbey - Outside
Available at After defeating Master of Nu'Un, with a level 15 Martial Artist in your party
Requested by Brusque Lee
Response to Brusque Lee
Requirement Defeat 5 scarewolves with a terrifying War Cry.
Reward Legwear slick slacks,
Detail Brusque Lee at Alltrades Abbey has set you a challenge in return for the ultimate secret of martial arts: make five scarewolves quail with a terrifying War Cry before dealing the final blow.
Hint for solution Only the monsters that are defeated at the same turn they are stricken with terror by War Cry counts. Adjust your equipments so that your Martial artist can be the first one to act, and your other party member can defeat the monster after him/her.


Quest #098 - "Slowly, Slowly, Critty Golem"
Location Alltrades Abbey - Outside
Available at After completing Quest #097, with a level 40 Martial Artist in your party
Requested by Grandmaster Hun Tun Punch
Response to Grandmaster Hun Tun Punch
Requirement Defeat 3 golems with regular critical hits
Reward Martial Artist's Manual
Detail If you want to learn the ultimate secret of the martial arts from the Grandmaster, you'll need to complete his challenge! Defeat three golems with regular critical attacks to show your strength.
Hint for solution Kill golems with regular attacks until you kill 3 with regular critical hit.


Quest #099 - "B-Coming One of the B-Team"
Location Dourbridge Pub
Available at Upon arriving at Dourbridge
Requested by Buster
Response to Buster
Requirement Item icon Tycoon's trove
Reward Bodywear Rogue's robe Male only icon, Bodywear Roguess' robe Female only icon, 1000 coins
Detail You met Buster in the pub in Dourbridge, and were invited to join his infamous gang, the B-Team. All you have to do is steal back the tycoon's trove swiped by a hunter mech last seen in the Bad Cave north of Bloomingdale.
Hint for solution Go to the Bad Cave, and when you see a Hunter Mech use "Half-Inch" until you steal the 'tycoon's trove' and you might get luck and steal a hunters bow durring the procces.


Quest #100 - "Busted"
Location Dourbridge Pub
Available at After completed Quest #099, with a level 40 Thief in your party
Requested by Buster
Response to Buster
Requirement Item icon Lunar diamond
Reward Item icon 'Thief's Theory' and 10,000 G
Detail Buster, the thief you met in the pub in Dourbridge, wants you to help him get revenge. He need you to steal back a lunar diamond from a sorcerer in the basement level of Gerzuun.
Hint for solution Go to Gerzuun and head to basement, use "Half-inch" when you meet a sorcerer.


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