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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category The Sundered Frontier  (AA)
Journal Level 79 (Tier 8)
Journal Difficulty Solo
Starting Zone The Sundered Frontier more
How to Start Speak to Captain Ghalib Elbaz in The City of Paineel near (1944, -299, 3386)
part of: The Sundered Frontier Timeline
Preceded by:
A Rat's Chance
Followed by:
Knowledge Through Experimentation

What does this information mean?


  1. Ghalib has asked you to find out where the vermin are coming from.
    • Take the eastern lift up to The Ruins of Old Paineel and head to the caves at ( 1496, -117, 3060 ) /waypoint 1496, -117, 3060.
  2. Seek out and slay a commanding vermin (who has two linked roekillik with him).
  3. Return to Ghalib.


  • At least 30g 10s 55c
  • Completing this quest gives +900 faction with City of Paineel
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