This quest is initiated by examining a "Crumpled Map". This item drops on Nerius Pirates, Seers, Marauders, etc on the beach of Nektulos. It is an exploration quest. The locations are as follows (all on beach):
Sand Ends and Rocks Begin: 652, 0.0, -305.53
Tree Near Camp: 607, -0.89, -231
Rum: Jump on or over the rum barrels 571.77, -0.18, -175.93
Campfire: 550.67, -0.54, -139.41
Loneliest Tree: 548.63, -0.9, -25
Hilltop Between Camps: 619.95, 6.84, -163.16
Large Hilltop: 685.35, 18.67, -258.46
Mysterious Tent: 751.95, -0.9, -160.76
Flitteries: 805, -0.9, -149.22 (The Fairies)
Treasure In Camp: 808.26, -0.28, -266.62
Line of Dead Trees: 880.62, 2.59, -404.20 (wooden planks before Cauldron Hollow)
Box That's Not a Box: Click to examine the X at 978.24, -0.81, -385.15
I've found a map that leads to some treasure buried on the beach in the Nektulos Forest. If I can figure out the clues given to me on the map, I just might find what was secreted away. If I get lost, I should head back to the last location I've confirmed on the map and try looking from there.
"Start yer search where the sands do end and the rocks begin. Lose sight of the shore and ye've gone too far."
Find where the sands end and the rocks begin
I've found the starting place of the treasure hunt
I've started the hunt at the beach side of the ravine leading into the forest.
"Look to the risin' sun, the first tents of me matey. Close to the stone, circlin' the camp, look fer a tree."
Find the tree mentioned on the map
I've found the tree mentioned on the map
I've stopped at the northwestern tree ringing the pirate tents closest to the ravine entrance.
"I be needin' a sip of some good ol' rum, a few houses over I'll have three times the fun."
Find the rum mentioned on the map
I've found the rum barrels mention on the map
I've found the three barrels of rum in the pirate camp.
"Ooooh this rum gives a good kick. I'm gonna drink some next ter one of these fires without the cookin' pot."
Find the campfire mentioned on the map
I've found the campfire without the cooking pot on the east side of the camp
I've found the campfire without the cooking pot on the east side of the camp.
"This rum shure is runnin' to me head. I thinks I'll be payin' a little visit to the loneliest tree down by the rocks 'n water."
Find the loneliest tree mentioned on the map
I've found the loneliest tree mentioned on the map
I've found the closest tree next to the waterline on the south-eastern side of the beach.
"Now that I'ms a wee bit tipsy, I'ms gonna walk it off. A little walk to the small hilltop between both camps could shake it outta me."
Find the hilltop between the camps mentioned on the map
I've found the hilltop
I've found the hilltop between both pirate camps on the eastern side of the beach.
"Nope... dinnit do a ting... gonnas haff to walk ferther... gonna walks up to the top 'o that big 'ole hill now to the west... yup, that'll do it... yup... can't rememmmer why I'm writin' on dis paper..."
Find the large hilltop mentioned on the map
I've found the large hilltop mentioned on the map
I walked to the top of the large rock in the center of the beach.
"Okay... gettin' a bit more sober now... just a little more of a walk should do the trick. I'll walk to that tent whar all them landlubber foreigners are showin' up to the south."
Find the mysterious tent mentioned on the map
I've found the mysterious tent
I've found the tent next to the docks.
"I be thinkin' more straight finally... now whar was I? Oh yeah... markin' me treasure. Okay... now yoos gotta walk to ... to the... to whar those little flitteries are all buzzin' about!"
Find the "flitteries" that are "buzzing about" mentioned on the map
I've found the fairies
I've found the fairies standing next to the dock.
"I'm givin' up wit' this whole treasure huntin' map makin'! Okay, me's treasure is hidden out in the open in front of all me other back-stabbin' brothers to the north-west camp. 'S pretty obvious if yer askin' me!"
I need to find the treasure in pirate camp mentioned on the map
I've found the crate, but there was no treasure
I've found the crate in the middle of pirate camp to the northwest of the docks.
"HAR HAR HAR!!! I threw them thievin' map-stealers off me tracks! Thar's no treasure in that crate! Me dearest treasure can be found near that thar line of dead trees to the north!"
I need to find the line of dead trees mentioned on the map
I've found dead trees which was a ramp of logs
I've found the northwestern ramp of logs.
"This is it, me (fer nobody else should be readin' this by now). I've put me box holdin' my dearest treasure inside the 'other' box to the west... if I know what I'm sayin', that is. Gotsa remember, me... look fer the box that's not a box but it's like a box, remember? 'Dis is whar I'm keepin' me treasure me dear 'ole Pa gave to me."
I need to find the "box that's not a box" to the west of the logs
I've found the treasure
I've found the treasure chest containing the treasure!
I've managed to find the pirate's treasure buried beneath the sands of the beach.