Quest crafting Artisan's Saga: Prelude to Hope
Sphere Crafting
Journal Level 5
Journal Size Solo
Level Offered xx
Prerequisites none
Starting Location -51559, 29942, 8617 in Isle of Dawn (-21, 1)
Starting Chunk Isle of Dawn
Ending Chunk Isle of Dawn
Offered By Veteran Hanoru Redmist
Quest Series Artisan's Saga Crafting Timeline
Previous Artisan's Saga: Earth Den Assistance
Concurrent with: none
Next Artisan's Saga: Warp the Magic
XP Reward
Coin Reward
Free to Play yes
Repeatable no
Faction Needed
Presence Needed


  • Form a Battle Plan
  • Plant Explosive Runes

Speak to Hanoru Redmist near the Earth Den cavern. Use her recipes to refine and finish the explosive run needed. A part of a basilisk is needed, and will have to found or purchased from Sanho Northwind. Plant a single rune in any of the locations.


  • First Cave Hall Rune Placement Area
  • Second Cave Hall Rune Placement Area
  • Third Cave Hall Rune Placement Area
  • Fourth Exterior Rune Placement Area
  • Fifth Exterior Rune Placement Area


Copper 50

XP: 4500

Choice of:


  • +30 Kojan Artisans
  • +36 Sun Village


The scouts are on a ridge south of the Earth Den entrance.

Talk to Veteran Hanoru Redmist.

Craft the refining item then the finishing item.

Go to the Earth Den and at any of the locations identified, click the rune in your inventory.

Go back to Hanoru to complete.

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