Quick guide for A Clockwork Syringe

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

Overview[edit | edit source]

Starting out[edit | edit source]

  • Go to your player-owned house portal, and attempt to enter your house.
  • Attempt to enter again and choose the "A Clockwork Syringe" option from your portal. (Chat 41)
  • Read the delivery note (Chat )
  • Attempt to enter your house again and select the "A Clockwork Syringe" option once more. (Chat 41)
  • Investigate the large crate. (Chat 1)
  • Kill the level 98 Barrelchest Mk II.

For more information on how to defeat Barrelchest Mk II click here.

Dealing with the delivery[edit | edit source]

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  • Talk to the estate agent.
  • Speak to the zombie head.
  • Torture the head using all five options.
  • Talk to head when it reaches maximum stress.

Warning Bill Teach[edit | edit source]

Finding the workers[edit | edit source]

  • Climb-down the wooden stair to the south-west.
  • Head north past 50% Luke and open the gate.
  • Head north across the two bridges towards the volcano until you reach the entrance to a resource dungeon (Mysterious entrance).
  • Enter with your diving apparatus and fishbowl helmet equipped.
    • Optional; kill a crab in order to complete the hard Daemonheim achievement Alcrabholic.
  • Go down all three paths and investigate the worker's bodies to discover their names.
  • Tell Captain Braindeath the news, take the oath and receive the Twiblick night special. (Chat 111)
  • Teleport back to Mos Le'Harmless with the teleport scroll and head back to the basement in Joe's pub. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to Bill Teach and receive the unlocked Twiblick night special.
  • Open the box, and talk to Bill Teach again. (Chat 1112~)
    • Select any of the remaining chat options to give the zombie head makeover.
  • Speak to Bill Teach again.

Getting into Bloodsplatter Isle[edit | edit source]

Items recommended: 10 Free inventory spots
  • Climb-up the ladder.
  • Return south to Bill's ship, cross the gangplank, talk to him, and use the "A Clockwork Syringe" option to begin your travel. (Chat 21)
  • Speak to Bill. (Chat 3)
  • Climb-down two ladders to the hold of the ship (lowest level).
    • Open and search the gun locker.
    • Open and search the repair locker.
    • Take 3 Gunpowder from the Powder barrel.
    • Take a barrel from the Barrel stack.
    • Use the gunpowder on the chain.
    • Use the anvil to smith the chain and cannonball together.
    • Use your Cannonball and chain on the barrel to receive a Cannonball barrel-boat.
  • Go back up the ladder to the main deck. On the eastern cannon click 'Take-The-Ride Cannon' option to go to Bloodsplatter Isle. (Chat 1)

Investigating Bloodsplatter Isle[edit | edit source]

  • Investigate the Perch Rock. (Chat ~2) You must steer him around while dropping cannonballs on the barrelchests.
The Baron's controls.
  • Leave the Isle by diving at the pier and swim (Chat 1) to Bill Teach on his ship, request to go to Bloodsplatter Isle (Chat 2).
  • Walk in to the middle of the factory building in order to get caught.
  • Escape your cell and collect a surgical mask, roll of bandage, barrelchest parts (abscond with shelf), and a barrel from the stack.
  • Return to Bill by using the signalling point at the end of the dock where you arrived (Chat 1).
  • Get a disguise from Bill (Chat 11) and have him send you back to the island (Chat 2).
  • Enter the compound and take 3 barrels from the stack and 3 gunpowder from the barrel - where you picked up the supplies for the disguise.
  • Change into the barrelchest disguise. Must be 3x3 clear around your character.

Collecting evidence[edit | edit source]

  • Letter One: This is in the south-west room, sabotage the southern gas canister. 'Tell-joke' to each of the Dis-orderly and then brutalise each of them. Investigate the noticeboard.
  • Letter Two: Kill each of Grimterns in the western-most room. Investigate the noticeboard after killing them.
  • Letter Three: Talk to one of the Drunk zombies lying on the beds in the north-west room, then investigate the noticeboard.
  • Letter Four: Loosen each of the three undead arms in the north-east room, then inspect one of the arms, finally investigate the noticeboard.
  • Letter Five: Do not continue unless you have 300+ life points. Use the three gunpowder on each of your three barrels, finish the three barrelchests in the south-eastern room. Detonate them and investigate the noticeboard.
  • Change out of the barrelchest disguise.
  • Return back to Bill by signalling him from the dock (Chat 1).

Destroying the factory construction line[edit | edit source]

  • Talk to Bill Teach onboard his ship.
  • Return to Bloodsplatter Isle and head to the eastern-most room (Chat 2).
  • Maximise your screen. Pull the lever to activate the three conveyor belts (Chat 1), and left-click the conveyer belts to load Bundle o' kegs onto them. Continue loading the conveyer belts until each of the conveyor belts explode.

Battle at sea[edit | edit source]

  • Jump over the destroyed wall between the conveyor lines, and head east through the door opening to the docks.
  • Climb-down the ladder at the end of the dock.
  • Board the unoccupied zomboat and sink all the boats
    • Fire cannonballs at the boats either by left-clicking on them, or using the minigame menu.
    • Don't forget to repair your boat when it gets to about 25% health - it is not instant.
  • After you sink all of the other boats, talk to Bill Teach on his ship.
  • Go back to Joe's Pub basement and talk to Bill Teach to finish the quest.
  • Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

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Music unlocked

Required for completing[edit | edit source]

A Clockwork Syringe is directly required for the following quests/miniquests:

It is therefore an indirect requirement for the following quests and miniquests: