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MC Game Guide   Tips, Tricks, Guides and Advice

Started 4/19/18 by AEGram; 70857 views.
In reply toRe: msg 159

From: AEGram


When you first open the Ghostly Chest (Level 69), the Side Quests will continue until Arabella's quest to craft the Monster of the Dawn & Pendant of Sympathy. When you click "OK" on that quest, the side quests temporarily go away. There will be 2 more times that the GAME will require you to craft the Keys of Fate (one as an item required to open the Cargo Hold for Skull Pete in Level 70, and the second time to open the Ghostly Chest for Lord Chamberlain in Level 71). At each of those sections, the Side Quests will once again be available for you to collect Destiny Keys. 

I failed to document at what point the Side Quests go away during Level 70; but at Level 71, they continue until you add the final item to the Ocean Guide and set the ship sailing. From this point forward (until you reach max level), the Side Quests will return VERY BRIEFLY when content was updated originally. (They will show over the characters heads when you reach the point where players received the message that they needed to wait for the next update….and go away as soon as you click to accept the first character quest of the newly released content.) When you reach max level, they return for you to continue doing them for as long as you want – they are never-ending, and they do not advance you in the game. 

So, if you want to continue to collect Destiny Keys, you must not accept the first task/quest for the new content. You would just basically put your Prof. Pinfeather quests on hold and continue with the Side Quests until you gathered as many Destiny Keys as you want. Likewise, for the other 2 requests to craft the Keys of Fate prior to this last one, you would just not click on the "OK" for the quest in which it is requested. 

When you are actually doing the Side Quests, you will want to find all the characters offering them and accept all of them before actually doing any of them. There is some overlapping and you can use it to your benefit. Sometimes, 2 characters will say to go to the Mirror Obelisk, for instance. Going there one time can fulfill that request for both characters. If one character asks for, say, Strong Hands from the Mirror Obelisk and another character is sending you to that ZZ – again, going there one time will fulfill the requirement for both. However, if one character asks for Strong Hands and another asks for Moon Shine (both in the Mirror Obelisk), you will need to go to it two times to get the two different items. 

  • Edited January 26, 2020 5:56 pm  by  AEGram
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From: AEGram


Regardless of whether you continue Side Quests now, or if you proceed with the Prof. Pinfeathers quests to advance in the game, you will want to gather at least 200 more Destiny Keys so you can open the Ghostly Chest an additional 4 times to get the 4 Exclusive, Level 69 pets. 

If, after unlocking the Ghostly Chest for the 5000 coins, you use the “i” to see what is inside, you will see the Portal Activator (which is the item you get when the game first sends you to the Chest) and you will see the Rainbow Dragon. If you then used the “i” to look inside the Chest immediately after getting the Portal Activator, you would see only the Rainbow Dragon. 

If you have sufficient Destiny Keys collected to craft the Keys of Fate (or if you want to spend 5 diamonds for each Destiny Key you are missing), you can secure this pet now. However, if you did not get more than the required 50 Destiny Keys to open the Ghostly Chest for the Portal Activator – the Side Quests are no longer available for you to pursue this avenue after the aforementioned quests for Arabella. You will need to wait until the GAME again asks for the Keys of Fate for the Side Quests to become available. 

After you get the Rainbow Dragon from the Chest, if you used the “i” to look inside, you would see the remaining 3 pets: Fire Dragon, Sea Serpent, Woolly-Paw and a 5-bag bundle of Exclusive pet food. And, of course, if you looked in the Ghostly Chest after accepting the quest to open the Ghostly Chest a final time for the game (from Lord Chamberlain at Level 71), you would also see the Ocean Guide in the chest along with the pets and food (if you have not already secured them). 

Please be advised that some players have received the Exclusive Pet Food bundle instead of a pet when going back to the Chest. It is all random and dumb luck. In any case, you would not need to go back to the Chest to get the Exclusive Pet Food. Once you secure your first Exclusive pet, their pet food begins to drop randomly when completing an HOS like the regular pet food. 

Also, after crafting the Keys of Fate the 3 times for the game, and an additional 4 times to get the pets – there is no reason to continue doing the Side Quests unless it’s just something you enjoy doing.

NOTE: It is important to complete all Side Quests and have none opened when new content is clicked on. Some players have not been able to proceed in the game when they have had a side quest open for a character and that is the first character you are sent to for the new content. If this happens, only Big Fish technical support can assist with getting the game to allow you to proceed.

  • Edited January 26, 2020 6:00 pm  by  AEGram
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From: AEGram


Henry - Astral Protection (750) & Seal of Obedience (800) 
Henry - Ancestor's Spirit (no coin) & Eternal Light (500) -- at the end of this quest, the first "side quest" is presented. See narrative above. 
Anabel - Heiress Regalia & Steel Defender 
Anabel - Iron Knight (4 tasks) & Magma Sphere 
Knight - Eternity Flow (3000) & Nature Force (3000) 
Knight - Peacemaker (3100) & Sabre of the Avenger (3600) 
Knight - Ageless Guardian (4000) & Knight's Banner (1300) 
Knight - Almighty Luck (1700) & Demonic Whip (800) 
Anabel - Flame Loop & Big Eye 
Anabel - Militiaman's Helmet & Soaring Cold
Chamberlain - Open: Portal Guard (10,000) & Check the Headstone 
Chamberlain - Open: Ancient Scrolls (8000) & Examine the Antique Globe 
Chamberlain - Open: Living Crystal (12,000) & Explore the Old Turnstile
Chamberlain - Valeria (5 tasks) & Innkeeper (4 tasks) 
Valeria - Explore Overgrown Pond & Check out Potion Shop 
Valeria - Look in Train Cabin & Go to Flying Boat 
Valeria - Examine Passenger Car & Examine Reconstruction Site 
Valeria - Look in Fabric Counter & Check the Old Fireplace 
Valeria - Check Medicine Cabinet & Explore the Statue in the Thicket 
Innkeeper - Crown of Justice (600) & Amulet of Challenge (1000) 
Innkeeper - Key to Wisdom (2500) & Traveler's Diary (3500) 
Innkeeper - Dearest Wish (2500) & Moon Bloom (4000) 
Innkeeper - Ominous Trophy (2000) & Cursed Doll (2000) 
Chamberlain - Explore Sphinx's Paw & Look in Source Torch 
Chamberlain - Examine Tree Face & Look in Glass Painting 
You get the Portal Activator when you craft Keys of Fate (2000) to Open: Ghostly Chest (5000). 

Pinfeathers - Arabella (4 tasks) & Use Portal Activator to unlock the portal 
Arabella - Seal of the Guardian (3000) & Mirror of Clear Sight (800) 
Arabella - Tiara of Rapacious Age (2500) & Crafty Leprechaun (800) 
Arabella - Keeper of the Castle (3 tasks) & Seal of Prayer (700) 
Keeper - Check Desk Drawer & Look at Musical Box 
Keeper - Check Ancient Scrolls & Look in Crystal Ball 
Keeper - Look in Telescope & Explore Dragon Head 
Arabella - Monster of the Dawn (no coin) & Pendant of Sympathy (1000) When click on repaired Portal Activator, it leads you through the Portal. Unlock: Harbor (no coin) <-- Side quests are temporarily disabled when clicking "complete" at the end of this quest. 

Cost Level 69 = 86,450 coins 
Stamps: 68 Plain, 42 Unusual, 59 Rare, 37 Unique 

  • Edited January 21, 2020 4:04 pm  by  AEGram
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From: AEGram


Pinfeathers - Look around Harbor & Lighthouse Keeper (3 tasks) 
Lighthouse Keeper - Vampire's Palm & Poisonous Flower 
Lighthouse Keeper - Chain of Blood Rubies & Cannonball 
Lighthouse Keeper - Unlock: Captain's Bridge (Level 69; 15,000) for Skull Pete (2 tasks) & Wizard's Ball 
Pete - Dragon of Eternity & Wind Dance 
Pete - Protector of the Oppressed & Wolf Scowl 

Pinfeathers - Lighthouse Keeper (4 tasks) 
Lighthouse Keeper - Open: Overturned Boat (6000) & Look in Bar Counter 
Lighthouse Keeper - Check Elfish Bas-Relief & Examine Broken Statue 
Lighthouse Keeper - Look in Scroll Storage & Look in Warden's Office 
Lighthouse Keeper - Unlock: Lighthouse (Level 69; 15,000) to Open: Lighthouse Keeper's Desk (8000) & Look in Castle Armory 

Pinfeathers - Skull Pete (4 tasks); Arabella (3 tasks); Innkeeper (3 tasks) 
Pete - Search Hold of Ship -- Unlock: Cargo Hold [Level 70; 15,000 & Keys of Fate (2000)] & Open: Battle Trophy (5000) -- Side quests are temporarily disabled when this quest is completed.  
Pete - Open: Pirate Loot (5000) for Mark of a Victim to Open: Cannon(5000) & Star Dust 
Pete - Open: Armory (7000) & Jolly Roger 
Pete - Open: Fishing Net (5000) for Sea Devil to Open: Lantern (5000) & Lost Page 
Arabella - Examine Rune Altar & Look in Six-Paw 
Arabella - Search Paper Lantern & Visit Fire Altar 
Arabella - Search Astral Lamp & Wish Master 
Innkeeper - Color of Fern & Rainbow Stone 
Innkeeper - Check the Flower & Examine Elf Potions 
Innkeeper - Search Forest Lantern & Silver Actinia 

(Level 70 continued next post)

  • Edited November 18, 2018 7:53 pm  by  AEGram
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From: AEGram


LEVEL 70, continued
Pinfeathers - Lord Chamberlain (4 tasks) & Use Lighthouse Heart to light the Lighthouse 
Chamberlain - Book of Dancing Shadows (1900) & Binding Fate (200) 
Chamberlain - Folio (4000) & Manuscript of Resurrection (2500) 
Chamberlain - Writing Piece & Book of Wisdom (4000) 
Chamberlain - 100 Magic Shards & Cube of Fortune (no coin) -- Activating the Lighthouse Heart repairs the Lighthouse light. You do not get another "goal" immediately to repair. 

Pinfeathers - Skull Pete (3 tasks) 
Pete - Innkeeper (3 tasks) & Iron Knight (4 tasks) 
Innkeeper - Forest Sounds (3600) & Wreath of Fear (3500) 
Innkeeper - Thicket Keeper (no coin) & Idol for Rock Master (3000) 
Innkeeper - Elixir of Immortality (2400) & Forgotten Relic (3500) 
Knight - Check Writing Corner & Check Secret Slab 
Knight - Impenetrable & Sword of Law 
Knight - Open: Boatswain's Bag (12,000) for Hero Belt & Lily Shield 
Knight - Warrior Power (3000) & Example of Bravery (3500) 

Cost Level 70 = 140,100 coins 
Stamps: 73 Plain, 74 Unusual, 1 Rare, 4 Unique

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From: AEGram


Pete - Lord Chamberlain (3 tasks) & Henry the Archeologist (4 tasks) 
Chamberlain - Card of Destiny (250) & Crafty Leprechaun (800) 
Chamberlain - Flask of Miracles (2200) & Golden Chest (2800) 
Chamberlain - Ice Breath (2800) & Lord of Water (2800) 
Henry - Examine Sphinx's Paw & Look in Three Monks 
Henry - Look in The Bag & Check the Birdcage 
Henry - Check Mirror Obelisk & Check Cloak Room 
Henry - Examine Mystic Fountain & Look in Ancient Scrolls 
Pete - Anabel (3 tasks) & Valeria (4 tasks) 
Anabel - Look in Cenotaph & Dig in Bas-relief 
Anabel - Great Anvil & Sun Wings 
Anabel - Check Donation Box & Look in Mailbox 
Valeria - Drop of Time (2600) & Seal of the Guardian (3000) 
Valeria - Stone Light (3800) & Baton of Swiftness (2600) 
Valeria - Real Power (4500) & Golden Coin (2800) 
Valeria - Ageless Guardian (4000) & Secret Oppresser (4000) 

Pinfeathers - Lord Chamberlain (3 tasks) & Lighthouse Keeper (4 tasks) 
Chamberlain - Open: Rusty Safe (7000) & Check Dragon Head 
Chamberlain - Look in Ghostly Chest [Keys of Fate (2000)] & Check Floating Barrel -- get Ocean Guide (next item to repair) from the Ghostly Chest -- NOTE: 
Side Quests go away when you use the Keys of Fate, but then continue with the next set of Pinfeathers quests. When the last piece of the Ocean Guide is attached, the side quests stop.
Chamberlain - Anabel (3 tasks) & Open: Sunken Chest (8000) 
Anabel - Check Glass Painting & Check Gnome Road Sign 
Anabel - Fairy Dust & Web of Lies 
Anabel - Warlock's Ritual & Bloody Tooth 

Lighthouse Keeper - Wild Necklace (560) & Burden of Obedience (2700) 
Lighthouse Keeper - Blessing Pendant (200) & Time Flow (1400) 
Lighthouse Keeper - Buckle of Full Moon (1100) & Emerald Tablet (1000)
Lighthouse Keeper - Vulture's Claw (2340) & Bouquet of Fear and Dust (1800) 

(Level 71 continued next post)

  • Edited November 24, 2018 2:47 pm  by  AEGram
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From: AEGram


LEVEL 71, continued
Pinfeathers - Skull Pete (3 tasks); Innkeeper (4 tasks) & give the Ocean Guide to the pirate when all is ready 
Pete - Check Boatswain's Bag & Open: Ship Compass (8000) 
Pete - Open: Pulley (7000) & Look in Gnome Safe 
Pete - Send Airship (4x) & Simple Food (10x) 
Note: Pete is asking for 10 bags of Simple Food. He is not asking for you to feed a pet with this type of food. 
Innkeeper - Open: Wall Clock (6000) & Look through Portal Guard 
Innkeeper - Open: Barrel Organ (8000) & Look in Book of Knowledge 
Innkeeper - Examine Cauldron & Check Column of the Fallen 
Innkeeper - Open: Ship Model (7000) & Examine Mechanical Semaphore -- You stop getting Destiny Keys with each character quest at this point. 

When you give the Ocean Guide to the pirate, the ship “sails” and it ends up at a "forgotten city" -- Unlock: Atlantis; Gates to Atlantis (no coin) 

Cost Level 71 = 103,050 coins 
Stamps: 51 Plain, 60 Unusual, 26 Rare, 14 Unique 

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From: AEGram


Pinfeathers - Look around this new land & Lydia (4 tasks) 
Lydia - Look at Battle Trophy & Look in Wall Clock 
Lydia - Open: Mermaid's Junk (7000) & Look in Living Crystal 
Lydia - Look in Overturned Boat & Look in Ship Compass 
Lydia - Look in Armory & Open: Vessel of Tears (5000) 

Pinfeathers - Valeria (5 tasks); Innkeeper (4 tasks); Lydia (4 tasks) 
Valeria - Look in Pirate Ship & Check Tree of Knowledge 
Valeria - Unlock: Watery Bridge (Level 72; 5000) to Open: Statue Ruins (7000) & Check the Confessional 
Valeria - Look in Doll Showcase & Check Mermaid's Junk 
Valeria - Examine Griffin Stall & Look in Rock Tree 
Valeria - Check Blacksmith & Examine Office 
Innkeeper - Look in Cannon & Check Ancient Scrolls 
Innkeeper - Examine Boatswain's Bag & Check the Telescope 
Innkeeper - Open: Exotic Beast (5000) & Don't ignore Barrel Organ 
Innkeeper - Examine Vessel of Tears & Look in Rusty Safe 
Lydia - Weather Forecaster (3000) & Key to Wisdom (2500) 
Lydia - Sea Howl (2000) & Ominous Trophy (2000) 
Lydia - Explorer Beneath the Depths (2000) & Warrior Power (3000) 
Lydia - Small Joy (2000) & Open: War Elephant (7000) 

Pinfeathers - Lydia (4 tasks) 
Lydia - Touch of Greatness & Atlas's Archfather 
Lydia - Open: Solar System Model (5000) & Attentive Stare 
Lydia - Ambrosia & Celestial Wanderer 
Lydia - Open: Stash in Moss (5000) & Sunrise

(Level 72 continued next post)

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From: AEGram


LEVEL 72, continued
Pinfeathers - Anabel (5 tasks) 
Anabel - Check Belfry & Look in Broken Well 
Anabel - Open: Skeleton in Hanging Gardens (7000) & Check Broken Carriage 
Anabel - Iron Knight (3 tasks) & Lighthouse Keeper (3 tasks) 
Knight - Look in Book-Lover's Shop & Check Bookcase 
Knight - Open: Column Capital (5000) & Check Desk Drawer 
Knight - Look in Scroll Storage & Examine Book of Evil 
Lighthouse Keeper - Explore Fishing Net & Look in Lighthouse Keeper's Desk 
Lighthouse Keeper - Check Overturned Boat & Look in Pirate Loot 
Lighthouse Keeper - Look in Armory & Check Game Table 
Anabel - Search Ice Monster & Snow Globe 
Anabel - Skull Pete (3 tasks) & Innkeeper (3 tasks) 
Pete - Blossoming Branch (3000) & Moon Bloom (4000) 
Pete - Magic Caster (2500) & Nature Force (3000) 
Pete - Wheel of Sorrow (5000) & Eternity Flow (3000) 
Innkeeper - Totem of Harmony (700) & Flask of Miracles (2200) 
Innkeeper - Pioneer's Medal (2300) & Emerald Tablet (1000) 
Innkeeper - Artifact of Infinity (450) & Mirror of Clear Sight (800) 

Cost Level 72 = 102,450 coins 
Stamps: 82 Plain, 47 Unusual, 17 Rare, 17 Unique

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From: AEGram


Pinfeathers - Lydia (5 tasks) & Use the doll when all is ready 
Lydia - Unlock: Temple Entrance (Level 73; 5000) to Open: Stone Pyramids (5000) & Law of Wisdom 
Lydia - Open: Poseidon Fountain (7000) for Pipe of Grief & Check Gate Guard 
Lydia - Keeper of the Castle (4 tasks) 
Keeper - Examine Alchemic Converter & Check Antique Globe 
Keeper - Open: Mourning Cherub (5000) & Bird Bowl 
Keeper - Examine Mysterious Crystal & Go to Cash Register 
Keeper - Go to Overgrown Column & Check Leather Bag 
Lydia - Lord Chamberlain (5 tasks) 
Chamberlain - Look in Crypt & Go see Skeleton in Hanging Garden 
Chamberlain - Check Fire Fountain & Look in Poseidon Fountain 
Chamberlain - Explore Bar Counter & Look in War Elephant 
Chamberlain - Open: Collapsed Wall (7000) & Check Shining Split 
Chamberlain - Explore Broken Statue & Look at Mountain Heart 
Lydia - Wise Dragon (3 tasks) 
Dragon - Gnome's Soul (3000) & Folio (4000) 
Dragon - Death Pack (3000) & Open: Rainbow (5000) for Nature of Power 
Dragon - Snake Bracelet (3200) & Deep Light (3400) 
Activating the Doll, unlocks: Atlantean Temple (no coin) 


Pinfeathers - Arabella (6 tasks) & Henry the Archeologist (4 tasks) 
Arabella - Holly & Silver Star 
Arabella - Bird Scales & Royal Ring 
Arabella - Poisonous Bite & Twilight Sabre-Toothed 
Arabella - Bone Whip & Mask of Virtue 
Arabella - Northern Lights & Burning Sun 
Arabella - Lion's Strength & Snow Bone 

Henry - Check the Train Cabin & Look in the Tent 
Henry - Open: Mosaic Birth of Atlantis (7000) & Look in Skulls 

(Level 73 continued next post)