Goal for the Crossroads of Fortune – Kalista’s Version

Crossroads of Fortune Goal Solution:

Note: this goal assigns tasks randomly, so it may be missing tasks as you go. Feel free to note Kalista or Contigo to add any missing ones.

Listen Durkin at the start of the zone
Say Yes
* Goal Added : Help Lord Durkin get his life back on track! * Task Added : Find someone who can offer guidance to Lord Durkin.

Head to Persistance (38562), type ask for guidance
* Task Added : Collect herbs of the seasons; return to the red magician.

Head to A Castle Roof (38626) and pick up the intertwined flowers off of the ground.
Head to A Funeral by the Sea (38616) and pick up the funerary offering off of the ground.
Head to A Walk Down Memory Lane (38588) and kill blooming flowers or fragrant bouquets until you get the herb of autumn
Head to Vines and Snow (38605) and kill the vines until you get the herb of winter
Go back to Persistance (38562), say done
** Task Done : Collect herbs of the seasons; return to the red magician.

The red magician will hand you three random tasks based upon tarot card names.
Random tasks, part 1 (Named)
The Rooms are in sequential order of tarot cards. Even if we don’t have the task that you pulled, you will start the task in the corresponding room. The list of tasks and associated rooms are:

Tarot Card/Room Association
– – Magician / Persistence High Priestess / Intuition Empress / Utopia Emperor / Authority Hierophant / Conformity Lovers / Passion Chariot / Confidence
– Strength / Fortitude Hermit / Solitude Wheel of Fortune / Destiny Justice / Karma The Hanged Man / Perspective Death / Transformation Temperance / Balance –
Devil / Obession The Tower / Reconstruction The Star / Hope The Moon / Deception The Sun / Vitality Judgement / Reconciliation The World / Fulfillment – –

** Task Added : Three random tarot-related tasks

** Task Added : Empress

Go to room Utopia (38564)
Type pick flowers
Kill a Joyful Youth for a Juicy peach in An Exciting Tournament (38631)
Return to Utopia (38564) and give peach empress
Task will complete
** Task Added : Strength

Go to room Fortitude (38569)
Listen to the Maiden
Say Yes
Give Meat Lion
Type “Remove the Thorn”
Type “scratch lion”
Say Done
Task will complete
** Task Added : The Wheel of Fortune

Go to the room Destiny (38571)
Listen to the angel
Say assistance
Walk to Innocence (38561)
search the clovers
Go to the room Destiny (38571)
say good fortune
Task will complete
** Task Added : Justice

Go to the room Karma (38572)
Listen to the judge
Answer the questions: (Mine were)
Mobs killed number (yes/no)
Quests (fair/unfair)
Families holding judgement (not guilty/guilty)
Approach the bench
Task will complete
** Task Added : Temperance

Go to the room Balance (38575)
Be good aligned (must be 2500)
Listen to the angel
Say yes
Say proceed
Change to evil align (Must be 2500)
Return to the angel and say proceed
Change to neutral align (As close to zero as possible)
Return to the angel and say proceed
Task will complete
** Task Added : The Emperor

Go to the room Authority (38565)
Listen to the emperor
Say yes
Walk to Negotiation of Terms (38624)
Task will complete
** Task Added : The Hierophant

Go to the room Conformity (38566)
Listen to the man
enter the confessional
meditate in silence
confess
exit the confessional
Task will complete
** Task Added : The Devil

Go to the room Obession
Nuke the Room
Attempt to leave the Room and wait for mobprog to finish
leave the room
Task will complete
** Task Added : The Star

Go to the room Hope (38578)
Listen pouring
Wait one day gametime
Go back to Hope
Listen pouring
meditate
Go back at night
Say i am ready
Task will complete
** Task Added: The Sun

Go to Vitality (38580)
listen child, give child 100000 gold
Come back the following MUD day, task will complete
** Task Added: The Moon

Go to Deception (38579) and say crying
*howl (may need to be nighttime)
Task will complete
** Task Added: Judgment Day

Go to Reconciliation (38581) and listen angel
Say yes; you are given three riddles.
“Feed me and I live, yet give me a drink and I die.” – fire
“If you have me, you want to share me. If you share me, you haven’t got me. What am I?” – secret
“What gets broken without being held?” – promise
“What is it that’s always coming but never arrives?” – tomorrow
“If you look at the number on my face you won’t find thirteen anyplace.” – clock
Task will complete
** Task Added: The World

Go to Fulfillment (38582) and listen dancing
Say yes, dance woman, and kick ball.
Task will complete

All 3 tasks complete

Go to the red magician (38562)
Say i have released the spirits
Nod at the magician
say yes at Droll Nikrud
** Task Done : In need of more power…

Random tasks, part 2 (Rank/Suit)
Like with the Tarot Cards, the next set of task are in order based on the card number and section The first room in the section is an “Ace” then counts across as 2, 3, 4 the next tier of rooms are 5, 6, 7 followed by 8, 9 then finally as 10. Jack, Queen, King are the up room from Card/Room 10

Ace of Swords | A Mountainous Battlefield (38611)
Ace of Wands | Near a Castle (38625)
Ace of Cups | Enchantment Near the Waterfall (38583)
Ace of Pentacles | Following the Stream (38597)
** Task Added : Four random tarot cards denoted by rank/suit

** Task Added : Three of Swords

Go to A Pierced Heart (38613)
You may have to leave and re-enter the room until you see an echo about stumbling over a body.
An official will appear. Just stay in the room (leaving will reset the task).
The official will eventually reappear the next MUD day and the task will complete.
** Task Added : Five of Swords

Go to A costly Battle (38615)
listen hero
Go to Reflections on a Family (38606)
give talisman eldest
Task will complete
** Task Added : Nine of Swords

Go to A Troubled Night (38619)
The dream demon will aggro you
Type ‘wake up’ until you are prompted to pinch self
Task will complete when you wake up
** Task Added : Ten of Swords

Go to the room Further Betrayal (38620)
Repeatedly type remove a sword, and kill it
When you’ve done this 10 times, the task will complete
* Task Added : Queen of Swords

Go to An Honored Quest (38623)
Listen queen
Go to A Pierced Heart (38613)
Kill the murdered woman for ruby heart
Return to the queen and give her the heart
Task will complete
* Task Added : King of Swords

Go to Negotiation of Terms (38624)
Listen King
Worship king
Task will complete
** Task Added : Two of Wands

Go to A Castle Roof (38626)
Listen Noble
Say HMS Ayla (not sure if this is the right thing to do, but task cleared anyway -HK)
Task will complete
** Task Added : Three of Wands

Go to The Face of a Cliff (38627)
Listen merchant
Say either brightsea (unhappy merchant, no reward) or Glimmerdim (unkmown result)
Task will complete
(Answered Kingsholm here and it seemed ok – HK)

** Task Added : Five of Wands

Go to A Mock Battle (38629)
Find the sure-footed messenger in the swords section (in or near room 38621), kill him for the wooden sword
Go back to A Mock Battle (38629) and give the wooden sword to the sulking youth
Task will complete
** Task Added : Nine of Wands

Go to After the Battle (38633)
say yes
hold the line
Task will complete
** Task Added : Knight of Wands

Go to Riding Free (38636)
say yes
Wait a while
Task will complete
** Task Added : Queen of Wands

Go to The Queen’s Favor (38637), task should update.
kneel queen
Task will complete
** Task Added : King of Wands

Go to The King’s Task (38638)
listen king, task should update.
Go to The Throne of the King (38610)
say celebration
Go to Creating a Baron (38596)
say celebration
Go to Negotaition of Terms (38624)
say celebration
Go to The King’s Task (38638)
say complete
Task will complete
** Task Added : Two of Cups

Go to A Cozy Country Cottage (38592)
Give 20000 gold to the Costumed Youth for the cat costume
Wear all the Cat pieces
Go to Merrymaking on All Hallows’ Eve (38584)
Listen Cotume
Task will Complete
** Task Added : Three of Cups

Go to Decadence and Dancing (38585)
Be female
Type ‘dance sister’
Task will complete
** Task Added : Five of Cups

Go to An Impromptu Funeral (38587)
listen lady
say ‘why do you weep’, then mourn
** Task Added : Six of Cups

Go to A Walk Down Memory Lane (38588)
listen nostalgic lady
Go to A Cozy Country Cottage (38592)
Get dollhouse
Go to A Walk Down Memory Lane (38588)
Give dollhouse nostalgic lady
Task will complete
** Task Added : Eight of Cups

Go to Embarking on a New Path (38590)
Wait till night, then listen lord
*whistle
Task will Complete
** Task Added : Nine of Cups

Go to Pomp and Circumstances (38591)
join in the feast
have a drink (repeat until task complete)
Task will Complete
** Task Added : Three of Pentacles

Go to A Construction Site (38599)
Listen stonemason
Go to Reconstruction (38577)
kill a burning tower for a stone block
Return to A Construction Site (38599)
give a stone block to stonemason
Task will Complete
** Task Added : Four of Pentacles

Go to In The Counting House (38600)
Listen baron
Give 250000 gold baron
Task will complete
** Task Added : Six of Pentacles

Go to Feeding the Poor (38602)
Listen Baron
Go to A Construction Site (38599)
Give 2 gold Monk
Return to Feeding the Poor (38602)
Task will Complete
** Task Added : Queen of Pentacles

Go to The Throne of the Queen (38609)
listen queen
Go to Persistence (38562), say elixir, give 500000 gold magician
Return to Throne of the Queen (38609), task completes
All 4 tasks complete

Go back to the magician (38562)
say Droll Nikrud
say i am ready
** Task Done : Droll has a tougher job…

Random tasks, part 3 (Named, reversed)
** Task Added : Dangerous Draws
** Task Added : Four random tarot cards by name, reversed

Say i am ready to boogie
To return to this part at any point, go to Droll Nikrud and nod
Kill mobs in this new area until you complete your tasks
Chariot – charging sphinx, ruined chariot
Death – Eclipse of moths, committee of vultures
Devil – pile of gold coins, sweet cake, pan flute
Empress – dying wheat field
High Priestess – rotting pomegranate, grizzled old woman
Hierophant – nervous nun, bigot
Judgement – crash-landing coffin, scapegoat
Justice – crafty criminal
Moon – goat sucker
Star – Falling star, disease demon
Strength – Irate lion
Sun – soul collector
Temperance – demon of discord
Tower – White-hot flame, eye of the tornado
Wheel of Fortune – Impending doom, plague of lice
After all are done, go back to Droll Nikrud
Go to Lord Durkin, goal complete.

Rewards
THE FOOL: Level 200 hold item
Post-goal, to return to the SH area, go to Innocence (38561) and “say reverse”.
To leave reverse, Go to Predestination (38660) and say return
Bonus: Once a week you may request a ‘reading’ from Lord Durkin (a personal board note posted with a tarot reading).