Herd the pygmy moas into the pen

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Herd the pygmy moas into the pen

Location
Queen's Forest
(Queensdale)
Event type
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Dynamic event
Level
9
Given by
Moa Trainer Kappa
Followed by
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Escort Moa Trainer Kappa and her pygmy moas to Beetletun
Herd the pygmy moas into the pen is a level 9 event that takes place around Kappa's Corral.

Objectives[edit]

  • Pygmy Moas Herded
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Rewards[edit]

Reward tier Experience Karma Coin
Gold 664
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58 Karma.png 14 Copper coin
Silver 381
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50 Karma.png 12 Copper coin
Bronze 336
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44 Karma.png 10 Copper coin
These are the expected rewards for a level 9 player. Higher level players receive dynamically adjusted rewards.

Dialogue[edit]

"I know they come through here. I've got them well documented. I just have to wait for the next batch to come through, and BAM! Easy money. You should help me catch them. It'll be fun!"
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OK, I'll help you out.
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What comes through here?
"Pygmy moas! Don't you know anything? They always come through here searching for food now. Rather predictable, but that just makes them easier to exploit. They're like a mobile gold mine."
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OK, I'll help you out.
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What are "pygmy moas"?
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A mobile gold mine? Really?
"These little guys are cute enough to fetch high prices on their own, but with my special training, pygmy moas can perform a coordinated dance that makes them worth their weight in gold!"
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OK, I'll help you out.
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OK, I'll bite. What makes them "pygmy moas"?
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Sounds like you've taken a lot of them. Why do they keep coming?
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Dancing moas? Ha! Good luck with that.
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Why do they keep coming if you keep taking them?
"Likely because they're just animals that don't know any better. Or they enjoy my moa call. Or maybe the food is delicious. I don't care really, but I'm glad they do."
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OK, I'll help you out.
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So what makes these moas special?
"A pygmy moa, as the name implies, is a smaller racial variant of normal moas. They're disgustingly cute, just as fast, and perhaps a bit smarter. natural selection removes the stupid ones, you see."
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OK, I'll help you out.
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Why do they come back when you're around?
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What do you do with the ones you catch?
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I hate cute. I'll just excuse myself.
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What's this special training you mentioned?
"Through the advanced regimen of behavioral demonstration, positive reinforcement, and group competitiveness I brilliantly designed, I'll teach these birds to dance on a professional level."
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Explain again why you're training tiny moas to dance?
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Must be quite a show. Maybe I'll see it sometime.
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Sounds like you've got this covered. Bye.
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Sure, and skritt invented the printing press. Bye.
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"Easy money"?
(same as "A mobile gold mine? Really?")
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Have fun with that.

Notes[edit]

  • If you herd a moa toward the pen before Kappa reaches her spot in front of the pen, the moa you herded will turn and run all the way back to the spot where it was flushed from the bush.