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This is the quick guide for Misthalin Mystery.
For a more in-depth version, click here.


Start point Speak to Abigale (or Hewey, who sits next to her) in the Southeastern corner of Lumbridge Swamp, near the fishing spots. Speak to Abigale (or Hewey, who sits next to her) in the Southeastern corner of Lumbridge Swamp, near the fishing spots.
Official difficulty Novice
Description A woman cries as a man lays dying, desperately they beg you to stop a cryptic killer before their friends suffer a similar fate.
Length Medium
Requirements None
Items required Bucket (Obtainable during quest)

Tinderbox (Obtainable during quest)

Enemies to defeat None


Getting started

  • Talk to Abigale in the south-east corner of Lumbridge Swamp and offer your help. (Chat 11)
  • Take the boat to the south.
  • Take a bucket from the fountain to the west.
  • Head to the west side of the manor.
  • Use the bucket on the barrel of rain water.
  • Take the manor key from the bottom of the empty barrel.
  • Open the manor doors with the manor key.

Riddle 1

  • Take the knife on the table.
  • Attempt to open the door with the pink knob to the north.
  • Take the note on the ground next to you and read it.
  • Use the knife on the painting in the western room; the painting is on the east wall (the one with the river).
  • Search it to obtain a ruby key.
  • Take a tinderbox from the shelves in the eastern room.
  • Use it on the four unlit candles throughout the room.
  • Use the tinderbox on the barrel of fuse.
  • Exit the room to trigger the explosion.

Riddle 2

  • Climb over the damaged wall.
  • Head north of the manor then click observe on the tree across from Lacey.
  • Pick any chat option the Killer gives you; the answers do not matter.
  • Take the note and read it.
  • Play the notes D-E-A-D on the piano in the north-eastern corner of the manor.
  • Search it to get an emerald key.

Riddle 3

  • Return to the mansion via the damaged wall and go back into the room you first entered the building from.
  • Open the door with the green knob at the north end of the room.
  • Attempt to open the door with the Bandos godsword inside.
  • Take the note and read it.
  • Use the knife on the unlit fireplace north of the eastern room.
  • Search the fireplace and enter the following gems in this order:
    Sapphire - Diamond - Zenyte - Emerald - Onyx - Ruby.
  • Search the fireplace again to get the sapphire key.


  • Open the westernmost door with the blue knob.
  • The killer will hide in wardrobes and throw knives. You must push the mirror and have it face the wardrobe he is found in. The player can know which wardrobe the killer is hiding in by looking for a brief black shadow surrounding the wardrobe.
  • Do not take the killers knife during the cutscene or you will have to watch it again. After the cutscene, take the killer's knife and attack Abigale.
  • Attempt to exit the room.
  • Talk to Mandy outside the manor.
  • Quest complete!


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