An Ancient Desert Power  

Grants AA
Grants SP
Started Bya piece of ancient parchment
Related Zones:
Required Mobs:
Min Coin: 18g
Max Coin: 18g, 30s
Scepter of Rahotep

Examine a Piece of Ancient Parchment. This item is a body drop off a Desert Madman, a Desert Maniac and a Desert Lunatic in the Sinking Sands or a Parched Desert Lunatic and a Desert Prophet in the Pillars of Flame.

  1. Speak with Planetologist Ahkar in Maj'dul at -152, 177, -124 .
  2. Find Harshaa at -405, -155, -1331 . When you hail Harshaa and work through some dialogue about him not helping you, 3 A Desert Maniac will jump you. After you protect Harshaa, speak with him again. He will send you out to kill The Prophet of the Desert.
  3. Travel to the altar at -651, -105, -514 . There are four groups of desert lunatics around the altar. Kill them to spawn The Prophet. Kill him and then examine the altar. Return to Harshaa who will tell you to leave him alone.
  4. Return to the Planetologist
  5. Investigate Dry Wind Island and find the pirates who robbed the Qeynosians.
    1. Go to the boxes stacked on Dry Wind Island at -2164, -228, -24 .
    2. Clear out the Samiel around the boxes, then click the boxes to zone into the boat instance.
    3. Kill Lieutenant Kielmal, who is on the deck.
    4. Open the chest at the aft of the boat just under the ships wheel to get the items!
    5. Click the wheel to leave the zone.
    6. Return to Planetologist Ahkar for the next step.
  6. Head to Freeport or Qeynos and go see Librarian Zabnolique in the City of Freeport (North), or Librarian Dungil ( 711, 33, 146 ) in Qeynos Capitol District (South Qeynos).
  7. Return to Planetologist Ahkar.
  8. It's now time to destroy the legions of Rahotep (he is worth AA). This is an epic fight, so you may need one or two groups depending on your level.
    1. Head to the Twin Tears in the Sinking Sands.
    2. As you approach Rahotep his legions will spawn.
    3. Kill 4 waves of 55^^/55^^^ mobs, including two named (Oracle Ostet and Imi-ra Ahketan, both worth AA).
    4. Rahotep will then attack with two scarab pets. He is 55 Epic x2, as are both his pets. He will respawn if you fail (confirmed 9/28/2012).
  9. Return to Planetologist Ahkar in Maj'Dul to receive your reward.

Quest Series

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