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    Side Quest FAQ by OldSkoolKamikaze

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                           -----Gladius Side Quest List-----
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    Gladius Side Quest List Version 1.0
    Last Updated 02/08/04
    
    Copyright 2003
    
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    Table of Contents
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    1. Intro
    2. Quests
       -Nordagh
       -Imperia
       -Windward Steppes
       -Southern Expanse
    3. Credits
    4. Legal Information
    
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    Intro
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    Gladius is a Strategy/RPG created by LucasArts for the GameCube, Playstation 2,
    and Xbox. In the game, there are various side quests you can receive from the
    shop owners, usually with good rewards. Here is a compilation of the side
    quests I am aware of. If you know of anymore or have suggestions to help
    improve this FAQ, please e-mail me at oldskoolkamikaze@hotmail.com.
    
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    Quests
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    Some quests may become unavailable if you don't complete them before moving
    onto the next region, and some may not become available until revisiting the
    region for a second time.
    
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    Nordagh
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    *Search for Sigi the Galdr*
    
    Assigned by: Xandl, The Dragonslayer in Mordare
    
    Solution: Sigi can be found in a random battle or at the Wilderness Arena. To
    complete the quest you must defeat the six mongrel shaman without Sigi dieing.
    Then return to Xandl for your reward.
    
    Hint: The six mongrel shaman will be around the same level as you while Sigi
    will always be level 15. Therefore it's easier to complete this quest at a
    lower level.
    
    Rewards: Signet of the Valkyrie
    
    
    *Exterminate the Unalive*
    
    Assigned by: Xandl, The Dragonslayer in Mordare
    
    Solution: On a tiny hill just outside of Fliuch, there should be a white
    tombstone. Go there at night and enter the battle, Destroy the Unliving. Here
    you must defeat the skeleton summoning gravestones.
    
    Hint: Ignore the summoned skeletons and go straight for the gravestones.
    
    Rewards: Talisman of Unlife (allows you to recruit Undead Legionnaire at
    tombstones).
    
    
    *Find a Greater Bear for Roanor*
    
    Assigned by: Unna, Unna's in Roanor
    
    Solution: After winning the One Against Many League and defeating the greater
    bear Moloch, talk to the shopkeeper. She will ask you to find her a better
    greater bear. Check the forested area south of Sloan Forest until you
    encounter one. Reduce the bear's HP to 1/4 or less and the battle will
    automatically end. Return to Unna for your reward.
    
    Rewards: Money
    
    
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    Imperia
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    *Ambush Priam the Murmillo*
    
    Assigned by: Caryatis, Via Domus in Trikata
    
    Solution: You can find Priam on the beach between Trikata and Syrna at night.
    Defeat him one on one and return to Caryatis for your reward.
    
    Rewards: Murmillo gear - Latticed skirt, Iron Campana, Teres Moles, Ring of
    Maritimus.
    
    
    *Return Agamede's Stolen Goods*
    
    Assigned by : Agamede, The Loyalist in Belfort
    
    Solution : After receiving the quest, head east of Belfort, to the "quiet man"
    standing near the woods. You must first fight a yeti and three bandits. After
    they are defeated you have to beat two gungnirs and a barbarian. Return to
    Agamede for your reward.
    
    -Only available upon revisiting Imperia-
    
    Rewards: Rhino Spangenhelm
    
    
    *The Mythic Invasion of Imperia*
    
    Assigned by: Scotia, Scotia's in Cro Beska
    
    Solution: After receiving the Quest from Scotia, return to Cro Beska seven
    days later and enter the Historian's League. Here you must defeat 2 Minotaurs
    and 2 Satyrs (ignore the civilians).
    
    Hint: This quest only becomes available after obtaining the Mongrel Butcher
    Badge from the Mongrel Siege League.
    
    Rewards: Minotaur or Satyr joins you. If you don't get the one you want
    reload and win again.
    
    
    *Save Cresus' Father*
    
    Assigned by: Cresus, Legendary Bartonus in Pirgos
    
    Solution: After talking to Cresus go to the Southern Expanse. Go to the
    southern castle (where you go after beating the other two tournaments) where
    you will talk to the queen. In order to free Cresus' father you must fight
    against her summoners and undead summoners using four of your channelers.
    
    Rewards: Veneficus, Holy Miter
    
    
    *The Mythic Invasion of Imperia II*
    
    Assigned by: Scotia, Scotia's in Cro Beska
    
    Solution: After receiving the Quest from Scotia, return to Cro Beska seven
    days later and enter the Historian's League. Here you must defeat 2 Minotaurs,
    2 Satyrs, and a Cyclops (ignore the civilians).
    
    -Only available upon revisiting Imperia-
    
    Rewards: Minotaur, Satyr or Cyclops joins you. If you don't get the one you
    want reload and win again.
    
    
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    Windward Steppes
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    *Prove the Strength of Imperia/Nordagh*
    
    Assigned by: Tolui, The Crag in the Altuhrun Ruins
    
    Solution: Four days after receiving the quest, fight in the Altuhrun Ruins
    Ringers Battle in the History of the Frontier League. Keep your leader alive
    and defeat the leaders of the three other teams to win.
    
    Hint: You must be able to compete in the History of the Frontier League in
    order to enter this battle.
    
    Rewards: Money and items, Liberation
    
    
    *Find Eiji's Friend, Qorin*
    
    Assigned by: Eiji, after talking to shopkeeper in Yuset
    
    Solution: After the conversation between Eiji and the shopkeeper, head to The
    Wastes and enter the league the shopkeeper mentions. In the battle you will
    see an Amazon named Qorin. Finish the battle (win or lose) to finish the quest.
    
    -Only available upon revisiting The Steppes-
    
    Rewards: Qorin the Amazon joins you
    
    
    *Fight Greater Plains Cat in Arena Suren*
    
    Assigned by: Duger, Duger's Imports
    
    Solution: Fight in Yuset.
    
    Rewards: Money and items
    
    
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    Southern Expanse
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    *Hunt down the Desert Yeti*
    
    Assigned by: Aziza, Bazaar Aziza in Sara Izel
    
    Solution: The yeti is at a small oasis southeast of Bazaar Aziza.
    
    Rewards: Money and items
    
    
    *Deliver Mysterious Tablet*
    
    Assigned by: Aziza, Bazaar Aziza in Sara Izel
    
    Solution: Read the Tablet first (it is in your inventory under accessories),
    then find a man in western region of the Expanse.
    
    Rewards: Promise Stone, Money and Items
    
    
    *Find and destroy Sarenenutet*
    
    Assigned by: Aziza, Bazaar Aziza in Sara Izel
    
    Solution: Random encounter in Imperia, at crossroads, Cro Beska and Trikata
    
    Rewards: I ring for Valens
    
    
    *Fight Dervish Underclass*
    
    Assigned by: Nazin, The Oasis in Akran An
    
    Solution: Fight in Palace Iblis at AkarAn in 7 days from receiving the quest.
    Defeat the six dervish to win.
    
    Hint: Most of the Dervish are equipped with air affinity weapons, so for an
    easy win use an Air immune Dervish. Also don't use any gladiators with air
    affinity weapons in these battles.
    
    Rewards: Money, Royal Garb, Mark of Rank
    
    
    *Fight Dervish Midclass*
    
    Assigned by: Nazin, The Oasis in Akran An
    
    Solution: Fight in The Scorched Oasis in Qaa Rah 5 days after receiving this
    quest. Defeat the four Dervish to win.
    
    Rewards: Money, Tekuja Sikke, Myth of the Sands
    
    
    *Fight Dervish Overclass*
    
    Assigned by: Nazin, The Oasis in Akran An
    
    Solution: After completing the first two tournaments, Fight in The Offering
    Plate in Sara Izel 3 days after receiving this quest. Defeat the female
    dervish (equipped with an air affinity weapon!) to win.
    
    Rewards: Money
    
    
    *Hell's Fire*
    
    Assigned by: Aquire Valkyrie's Signet and Promise Stone, then go to the
    south end of The Expanse.
    
    Solution: After acquiring the Valkyrie's Signet and Promise Stone, defeating
    Sarenenutet, and raising 6 characters over level 18, a portal will open up.
    Win the fight!
    
    Hint: This quest does not show up in your Journal.
    
    Rewards: Hell's Fury skill for the surviving characters.
    
    Warning: After acquiring this skill the game will have no challenge since it's
    so powerful. In other words, don't use if you still want a challenge.
    
    
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    Credits
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    Thanks to everyone who helped make this FAQ possible!
    
    soulforged - for providing *all* the quests, who they were given by, and
    indepth info on many of them!
    
    Hell PhD - info on "Save Cresus' Father," "Find Eiji's Friend, Qorin," and
    "Return Agamede's Stolen Goods."
    
    crazyparanoidgnome - "Ambush Priam the Murmillo" and "Save Cresus' Father"
    rewards.
    
    Jasmine Wayne Wayne - info on "Find a Greater Bear for Roanor," Dervish Quests,
    and "Return Agamede's Stolen Goods."
    
    Thanks again!
    
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