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To Catch a Thief

Posted by Bevis on July 14, 2014
Last updated by Vikestart on August 3, 2014
Zone Starting Location Rewards
London Given Automatically XP629 790
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This mission not repeatable. To replay it, you must start a new character.


NOTE: You will receive this mission when you earn enough XP to reach Rank 7 within the Templar faction. If you already happen to have a main mission, you can choose to pause it and accept this one or you can choose not to accept this mission at that time. If you do this, you will need to return to Richard Sonnac in Temple Hall to resume the mission. Also, your gear should be at least QL6 – QL8 before you attempt this mission.

Tier 1

Objective: Report to Dame Julia

She is at Temple Hall. Approach her to proceed.


Objective: Travel to Seoul

Enter the Seoul portal from Agartha.


Objective: Find the cafe

The cafe is located at around (400, 265). A shady Templar agent will run away from the area as soon as you arrive there.


Tier 2

Objective: Chase the traitor

Head back to Seoul’s Agartha portal and go to Agartha. The portal will now take you to a quite different Agartha instance.


Tier 3

Objective: Follow the rogue agent into Agartha

When you have arrived in the Agartha solo instance, head for the left branch. Refer to the image below, with the red arrow pointing the way.


When you approach the portal in the image below, someone called The Variable will come out and attack you. Combat him until he evades back into the portal. You can’t enter this portal, so just keep moving forward after the fight.


And when you approach this portal, an Illuminati agent called The Headhunter will come out and attack you. Just as with the fight with The Variable, this enemy will evade when running low on health. Just get moving again.


The rapid transit portal will take you to the next branch.


When you are on this branch, be careful as the Templar agent will drop frag grenades onto the branch. Keep running toward the next Agartha portal, then enter it.


This branch is quite short and only has one hub. Enter the portal at the end of it.


You will come across a portal to The Shadowy Forest. The Headhunter will come out from it to fight you once more. Defeat her and get moving again.


When you arrive at this strange portal, which is a reference to Anarchy Online, an easter egg if you want, The Variable will come out to attack you again. Defeat him and move on until you get to the next portal. Enter it.


Go left on this branch first and when you are at around (412, 374), the mission objective will change. Keep going forward, DO NOT enter the Agartha portal on this branch as it will take you back! Instead, go to the location in the picture below and jump down to the branch right below. You can see an agent run away on this branch.


Objective: Examine the custodian’s visual logs

Approach the deactivated Custodian on this branch, which is found at around (423,297), and interact with it to proceed.


Objective: Look for where the traitor left Agartha

Just head forward after going through the next Agartha portal and you will eventually come to a portal leading to Shambala.


Tier 4

Objective: Kill the Traitor

All three Faction agents are here and when you approach then, they will all attack you at once. It is important that you kill The Variable and The Headhunter as quickly as possible in order to lessen the incoming damage!


When Rhys Delacroix is the only one left, he will have a green shield first. You need to get close to the green-glowing stone lion to break his green shield. This will allow you to deal damage to him. This buff you get is shown with a green particle above your head.


As soon as he starts casting the Unbridled Fury attack, you need to get close to the red-glowing stone lion. If he successfully casts this attack without you getting to the red-glowing stone lion, you will die. Your immunity to his attack is shown with a red particle above your character’s head.


Just keep repeating those two steps.

When he has a green shield, get close to the green-glowing stone lion.
When he casts the Unbridled Fury attack, get close to the red-glowing stone lion.

Keep going like this until you successfully defeat him. Upon defeat, the mission objective will update. Enter the temple and approach the anima well to leave Shambala.


Tier 5

Objective: Return to Dame Julia with the artifact

Head back to London and approach Dame Julia at Temple Hall. This will complete the misison and you will be promoted to the next Faction rank.


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