A Dark Legacy is a Treasure Hunt Quest in The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt from the Hearts of Stone DLC. Treasure Hunts are optional Quests not required to finish the game. They are usually activated by interacting with special objects that provide information or clues on the Treasure Hunt objectives. Most treasure hunt quests involve following Geralt's Witcher Senses in order to find the treasure's final location. Complete Treasure Hunts to gain additional rewards. Activate this quest by interacting with the Count Romilly's will & an Ornate key in Gustfields, it can be found: after obtaining and dismantling Count Romilly's Figurine from the Open Sesame! Main quest.
While at the Borsodis' auction, Geralt bid a not insignificant sum on a strange figurine. Why, you ask? Perhaps it was that famed witcher's intuition, for after dismantling the figurine Geralt found he had also become the owner of a letter and a heavy, ornate key...
A Dark Legacy Objectives Witcher 3
- Read the letter.
- Search the ruins of Arnskrone Castle.
Rewards for A Dark Legacy in The Witcher 3
Walkthrough for A Dark Legacy The Witcher 3
- Activated by: Count Romilly's will & an Ornate key
- Location: Arnskrone Castle Ruins
This Treasure Hunt is activated by obtaining Count Romilly's will & an Ornate key. It can be found: after obtaining and dismantling Count Romilly's Figurine from the Open Sesame! Main quest.
This quest can only begin after obtaining Count Romilly's Figurine from the Open Sesame! Main quest in the Hearts of Stone DLC.
Once you have the figurine, dismantle it to begin the quest. You will then retrieve Count Romilly's will & an Ornate key. Read his will then you will be tasked to search teh ruins of Arnskrone Castle. Track the quest and it will lead you to this location. Once you reach this location it will give you the Hidden Treasure Marker.
You may encounter a leshen and a some wolves if it is your first time in this location. You may also obtain pieces of Count Romilly's Journal in the area. This will begin an additional quest: The Secret Life of Count Romilly. Enter the Search area and use your Witcher Senses. Amongst the ruins is a Wraith that guards a chest. Loot the chest to complete the treasure hunt.
The letter, he discovered, was Count Romilly's last will and testament. From it he learned treasure might be hidden in Arnskrone Castle.
Geralt set off to the eerie ruins of Arnskrone Castle, the Romilly family's one-time home, and found a chest full of treasure in its crumbling underground passages.
The Witcher 3 A Dark Legacy Notes & Trivia
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