Bait and Switch - Quest Guide

You go with Ilberd to the Burning Wall to intercept the transfer of black market weapons.


This quest is available if you have completed the quest Good Intentions.

Starting the Quest

Talk to Ilberd in Eastern Thanalan to begin the quest.

Speak with Ilberd

Go east to where the orange arrow is pointing in the minimap. Talk to Ilberd to proceed.

Speak with the Hired Thug

Go down to the quest icon on the map. Talk to the Hired Thug. Defeat the pugilist Black Marketeer Bodyguard, followed by the one who is wielding the sword and shield. Then defeat the next Black Marketeer Bodyguard who attacks, and finally defeat the Black Marketeer Bodyguard Head.

Wait for Ilberd

Go west to the orange circle on the map. Check on the sparkling Destination. There will be a cutscene.

Investigate the Disturbance

Go west into the tunnel and make your way through to the orange circle on the map. Talk to Ilberd. There will be a cutscene.

Next Main Scenario Quest

After you complete the quest, talk to Ilberd to accept the next quest: Best Laid Schemes.