Stop the Inquest thief from escaping with Opticalium research

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Stop the Inquest thief from escaping with Opticalium research

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Stop the Inquest thief from escaping with Opticalium research is a level 4 event that occurs near The Opticalium in The Hinterlabs. This event occurs during the Drive off the Inquest invading the Opticalium lab event when a large number of players (around 15 or more)[verification requested] are in the vicinity.


  • Inquest Thief
  • Event bar.jpg
    Event fist (tango icon).png
  • Inquest guards remaining: x


Reward tier Experience Karma Coin
Gold 344
36 Karma.png Copper coin
Silver 293
31 Karma.png Copper coin
Bronze 258
27 Karma.png Copper coin
These are the expected rewards for a level 4 player. Higher level players receive dynamically adjusted rewards.


A Suspicious Asura will appear inside the Opticalium lab and turn into a hostile Inquest Thief before running off to the east. At every 25% health lost, they will become invulnerable and spawn up to 8 guards.





Event start
Suspicious Asura: Thank you. You've been most helpful.
Suspicious Asura: (laughing)
Turning into an Inquest Thief
Opticalium Security Golem: Enemy—alert. Enemy—alert.
During the event
Opticalium Security Golem: Desist—movement.
Inquest Thief: Tactical retreat!
At 75%, 50% and 25% health
Inquest Thief: To me, immediately! (Summons guards)
Event success
Inquest Thief: Okay, okay. I yield!
Opticalium Security Golem: Object—of—interest—detected.
Opticalium Security Golem: Operational—parameters—complete.
Event failure