The Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn
Action Mission – Blue Mountain
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(This quest is the final of four quests about Tyler Freeborn.
The previous quest is The Tenacity of Tyler Freeborn)
The Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn is the final step of the Tyler Freeborn arc. The quest begins in Blue Mountain, at his camera. You are treated to a journal entry from Tyler who believes he has figured out the secret of the fog. Our Secret World Guide continues with the epic conclusion of the Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn.
The Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn, Step 1 – Put on the respirator and follow Tyler Freeborn into the fog
You got a respirator in the last quest, put it on. Enter the fog.
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The Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn, Step 2 – Find the Source of the song
Follow the orb of light, there will be a number of them. As you get deeper in you will see shapes running by you in the fog. The humming gets louder, as does your heartbeat.
The Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn, Step 3 – Search for Tyler Freeborn
You have to move through a rather spooky imagination of Kingsmouth. Along the way you fight the safe members of Kingsmouth (Deputy Andy, Helen, Norma, etc.). After fighting Edgar in his junk yard you come to a puzzle.
Five wheels align seven pods (three right, four left). Starting with the bottom pod and moving counter-clockwise:
- Pod 1 (L1,2 and R1)
- Pod 2 (L1,4 and R3)
- Pod 3 (L3 and R2)
- Pod 4 (L2 and R1 and 2)
- Pod 5 (L1,3 and R2)
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This continues your trek into Tyler’s dream. Now, though you get dropped through a chasm on your way to a set of lights. You have to continue moving towards the lights, taking a circuitous route on occasion.
You will then face the boss of the area, Dragumaz. Stay out of his radius attack and work him down. Once there, jump off the ledge and continue on your way to the aura.
The Vanishing of Tyler Freeborn, Step 4 – Examine the body
Things didn’t work out for Tyler, but did you seriously expect them to? On the bright side, you get to hear his last words and take his necklace. That’s good too, no?