Huntmaster’s Challenge

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The Huntmaster at the Skara Brae Ranger’s Guild offers a monthly challenge for hunting various species throughout Britannia.

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The Huntmaster can be found here

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Obtain a hunting permit from him using his context menu, it will cost you 5,000gp, the funds must be available your bank box.
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You will see examples of the creatures to hunt arrange around the guildhouse, here’s a list:

  • Grizzly Bear
  • Gray Wolf (or Grey Wolf)
  • Cougar
  • Turkey
  • Bull
  • Boar
  • Walrus
  • Alligator
  • Eagle

Publish 91 in late 2015 added a further list:

  • Myrmidex Lavae
  • Najasaurus
  • Anchisaur
  • Allosaurus
  • Dimetrosaur
  • Saurosaurus

This listing has been extended again, publish 95 late 2106

  • Tiger
  • Myrmidex Drone

Double click on the hunting permit and target the corpse of a valid species to record the kill.

The Permit will display the Hunter’s Name, Date of the Kill, Location of the Kill, Species of the Kill, and a measurement for the Kill, in most cases this measurement is the weight of the creature, but alligators are judged by their length and eagles by their wingspan

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bear_trophy A skilled carpenter with a taxidermy kits can use your hunting permit to create a trophy for display. The permit is not consumed in this process.

Return to the Huntmaster to submit a kill for consideration in the monthly competition. Do this by dropping the permit on the huntmaster. If you are lucky you may see this message:

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Sadly, instead, I saw this: failed See below.

If a submission has the greatest measurement for a species, the kill will be displayed on the trophy inside the Ranger’s Guild.

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If a submission ties the greatest measurement for a species the display on the trophy will not update, however the submitting player will be eligible for reward when the contest concludes each month.

If a submitted kill has the greatest measurement at the end of the month, the submitting player(s) will get points for each submission to redeem rewards from the Huntmaster.

Kills can only be submitted from the current month and year.

The Huntmaster’s month will be updated on server maintenance, each new month the contest will reset.

Rewards can be redeemed by double clicking on the Huntmaster, and include:

  • A Harvester’s Blade
  • A Horn of Plenty
  • A Reward Title Deed: Huntmaster’s Champion
  • A Sash – “Member of the Skara Brae Ranger’s Guild”