Quick guide for The Void Stares Back

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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]

Getting started[edit | edit source]

Items needed: 3 free inventory spaces

Infiltration[edit | edit source]

Items needed: 5 free inventory spaces, limestone brick, hard leather, and bugged black armour
Items recommended: Food, armour, and a melee weapon
  • Go to the Black Knights' Fortress north-west of the Edgeville Monastery (with 5 free inventory spaces).
  • Equip the Black armour (bugged) and enter. Commander Colby will yell at you and teleport you.
  • Of note:
    • Once you finally get to the storage room, your helmet will be taken.
    • If you leave the room at any point (including disconnect), or once your helmet is taken, you will no longer be able to use the Black Knights' Fortress to return to the storage area.
    • Instead, enter Via the Black Knights' Base inside the Taverley Dungeon.
      • Inside the Black Knights' Base enter the door south from the conquest map table. (found in the middle of the floor)

Room 1[edit | edit source]

  • Talk to Captain Gilroy.
  • Attempt to take an item from any crate.
  • After talking with Gilroy, take a block out from each of the five crates.
  • Speak to Gilroy. (Chat 3)
  • Give him the blocks in the indicated order. (Chat 31524).
  • Balance the scale on the wall to the south, arrange the weights to make 15 on each side. (Top: 3-5-3-4 and Bottom: 2-2-5-6)
  • Proceed to the next room.

Room 2[edit | edit source]

  • Kill the enemies in the room and pick up the security blocks that are dropped.
  • Talk to Gilroy. (Chat 2)
  • Exit the room north and head north-west to a tiny forge. (icon on minimap)
  • Search the crate in the south-west corner of the forge room for a limestone brick.
  • Head directly east to the jail and search the crate for a piece of hard leather.
  • Search a crate in the kitchen for some logs, just north of the jail.
  • Return to the forge and repair it.
  • Use the logs on the forge to fuel it.
  • Light the forge.
  • Use the broken block on the forge to repair it.
  • Go back into the room with Gilroy and place the blocks in the western wall.
  • Proceed to the next room.

Room 3[edit | edit source]

  • Click on the control panel on the western wall. (Chat 2)
  • Open the panel.
  • Drag the tiles into the panels so that a horizontal line is going across all three panels, while filling the empty spaces. Press confirm once completed.
A possible solution
  • Proceed to the next room.

A Little Game[edit | edit source]

  • Reveal yourself and explain the danger to Lord Daquarius. Accept the allegiance. (Chat 131)
  • Talk to Korasi.
  • Talk to Commodore Tyr. (Chat 1)
  • Enter the portal and watch the cutscene. (Chat 1)
  • A game of modified conquest must be played and won.
  • Spinners are very powerful but do not heal like in Pest Control.
  • Ravagers have the movement range of Scouts and the damage rate of a Knight.
  • Shifters are less of a threat than other units and can be tanked if need be.
  • Torchers are similar to Mages.
  • Defilers are similar to Archers.
  • Splatters will explode and deal 100 life points of damage to any adjacent unit that is within 1 square.
  • Win the game and proceed to the next room.

The Pest Queen[edit | edit source]

  • Sacrifice either Korasi or Jessika.
  • Speak to Valluta before stocking for the fight or Sir Tiffy won't teleport you back.
  • Make all necessary preparations to fight the Pest Queen. Korasi's sword will be the primary weapon during the fight and its Special attacks will be used a lot.
  • Kill the Pest Queen.
  • Use the special attack "Disrupt" to stun the Pest Queen when she raises her head and starts shaking for several seconds.
  • Kill the spawning Elite defilers to defend Void Knight archers.
  • More in-depth strategies can be found here.

Finishing up[edit | edit source]

  • Talk to Korasi or Jessika. Decide who to let deal with Wizard Grayzag. (Chat ~)
  • Talk to Commodore Tyr.
  • Quest complete!

Rewards[edit | edit source]

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Music unlocked

Required for completing[edit | edit source]

The Void Stares Back is directly required for the following quests/miniquests: