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Like all other opening scenes in AoD, this is entirely linear; it is simply the sequence of events which delivers The Map into the hands of a specific character-type (in this case, the Grifter).

Lore[ | ]

A fellow con-artist Petras asked you to meet him at the inn.

Rewards[ | ]

  • The Map
  • 15 SP
  • 50 imperials
  • 1 civil SP for convincing him to give you money
  • 1 civil SP for convincing him to give you gems
  • 1 Sapphire and 2 Topaz (optional)

Quick Walkthrough[ | ]

  1. Talk to Petras.
  2. Disguise as a loremaster and talk to Gracius.
  3. Get The Map.

Detailed Walkthrough

  1. Talk to Petras and agree to impersonate a loremaster. (You can resist the idea at first, but he will talk you into it.)
  2. Talk to Gracius:
    1. Impersonate:[3] to convince him you are a loremaster.
    2. Lore:[3] to recognize the seal (optional)
    3. Streetwise:[3] to get an 'advance' of 50g for your 'services'.
    4. Trading:[3]+Charisma:[6] or Trading:[2]+Charisma:[8], to gain additionally few gems
  3. Get The Map.
    • If you failed to con the merchant, Petras will 'show you how it's done' and then give you the map himself.