Belles of the Ball

Sidequest2 Icon.png Lv. 44   Belles of the Ball
Rewardsicon.png Rewards
XP Gil Poetics Relations
Expicon.png9,142 Gil Icon.png540
Allagan Tomestone of Poetics Icon.png
Kobold Relations Icon.png 14
Guaranteed Rewards
Venture Icon.png 
Informationicon.png Description
The world may know 789th Order Craftsman Bo Gu as a lazy bag of bones, but you know the truth: few are as industrious when it comes to foiling a hated rival's plans.
Objectivesicon.png Objectives
  • Speak with 789th Order Acolyte Ba Go.
  • Place bright coal on the alchemy wain in the 13th Order workshop. 0/3
  • Position the advanced smart bomb on the bright coal, and detonate.
  • Overcome any and all obstacles to rummage through the embers and retrieve the core from the smart bombs.
  • Hand the smart bomb core to Ba Go.
  • Report to 789th Order Craftsman Bo Gu.
Issuing NPC: 789th Order Craftsman Bo Gu
Outer La Noscea -Iron Lake -789th Order Dig (21-17)
Type: Kobold Quest
Repeatable: Daily
Quest: Sidequest1 Icon.pngNo-good Zo Ga's Ambition
Reputation: Recognized
Required Items
Bright Coal Icon.png Advanced Smart Bombs Icon.png Advanced Smart Bomb Core Icon.png
NPCs Involved: 789th Order Acolyte Ba Go13th Order Alchemist Ga Zi
Mobs Involved: 13th Order WatchmanAdvanced Smart Bomb
Items Involved: Bright CoalAdvanced Smart BombsAdvanced Smart Bomb Core
NPC Locations
789th Order Craftsman Bo Gu in Outer La Noscea at (21.9-17.8)
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789th Order Acolyte Ba Go in Outer La Noscea at (21.5-16.6)
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13th Order Alchemist Ga Zi in Outer La Noscea at (23.4-11.4)
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Sidequest4 Icon.png 789th Order Craftsman Bo Gu in Outer La Noscea at (21.9-17.8)
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  • Intent in frustrating the ambitious Zo Ga, 789th Order Craftsman Bo Gu has concocted a plan to halt the planned upgrades to the 13th Order's prototype furnace. Since the plot is of a flammable nature as is Bo Gu's wont, you will need to consult the bombsmith Ba Go on the best way to incinerate Zo Ga's wain full of upgrade parts.
  • Ba Go is as helpful as he is raving mad-- that is to say, exceedingly so. The first thing is to mark the wain with bright coal. The alchemist Ga Zi will serve as your guide into the 13th Order workshop.
  • The alchemy wain looks quite festive with the bright coal, though not quite the fair figure of Ba Go's fevered imaginings. Release the smart bombs from a safe location nearby, and let the fireworks begin.
  • The wain and its contents are thoroughly crisped; whatever Ba Go lacks in sanity, he makes up for in his knowledge of explosives. If you do not wish to share the wain's fate, obey the Acolyte's wishes and find the bomb core among the embers, subduing the still-active bomb.
  • The smart bombs are no more. You are the proud guardian of a smart bomb core, and it is a beauty. You are beginning to understand something of what Ba Go sees in these things. Suppress a momentary pang and hand over the core to Ba Go.
  • In Ba Go's twitchy yet capable hands, the core will be reborn as a brand new bomb. Your part in this glorious cycle of life complete, return to the 789th Order Dig and make your report to Bo Gu.
  • With the wain full of parts up in smokes, Zo Ga will not be upgrading his furnace for some time. Bo Gu is overjoyed at the success of the plot, and looks at you with new respect-- or something that passes for it among his ilk.
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