Cities of Ascalon

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Cities of Ascalon
Section Ascalon Quests
Campaign Prophecies

(Tyrian only)

Given by Symon the Scribe
in Ascalon City
Preceded by The Great Northern Wall
Followed by Symon's History of Ascalon
Type Secondary quest
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Historical Monument of Surmia
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Historical Monument of Nolani
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Historical Monument of King's Watch

Find all three historical monuments to preserve Ascalon's great history.

Quest information[edit]




The weapon bonuses listed in gray are not mentioned in the quest log.



Initial dialogue[edit]

Symon the Scribe
"Greetings, friend! I wonder if you can help me? I am attempting to preserve Ascalon's great history before all is lost. If, on your travels, you could find and record the founder's inscriptions for the cities of Nolani, Surmia, and King's Watch, I would be so grateful. I know these great cities are in ruins now, but Lyssa willing, you'll find historical markers among the wreckage. I look forward to your return."
Yes Accept: "I'll take care of it."
No Decline: "I'm sorry. I have other things I must do."
Ask Ask: "Please, if you can, record the founder's descriptions of Nolani, Surmia, and King's Watch so I can include them in my history of Ascalon."

Reward dialogue[edit]

Symon the Scribe
"Magnificient! These dates will help me to complete my history of Ascalon. Was it very dangerous? I would have gone myself, but a humble scholar such as myself wouldn't last a day out there."


  • The Grim Cesta awarded in this quest is the -50 health focus item that provides the only means of achieving the 55 maximum health required for the "55" farming builds. Although prices fluctuate on the trade channels, it is likely the most valuable commodity obtained up to this point in the storyline if sold on the open market.