Ruins of Surmia (outpost)

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Ruins of Surmia
Ruins of Surmia.jpg
Campaign Prophecies
Region Ascalon
Type Mission outpost
Party size 4
Exit(s) Eastern Frontier

Just outside of the the Great Northern Wall lie the ruins of a once great city. This was Surmia, one of the kingdom of Ascalon's cultural and economic centers. Built in a time of great optimism, the founders laughed at any who criticized the wisdom of placing a city outside the protection of the Wall.

— in-game description

Ruins of Surmia is a mission outpost.

Getting There[edit]

  • From Frontier Gate follow the road North through the wall and continue along the road. The road ends at the portal to Ruins of Surmia.
  • The quest Ruins of Surmia will bring you here.




Captain Rurik



Other characters[edit]


  • Complete exploration of this outpost contributes less than 0.1% to the Tyrian Cartographer title.


  • During E3 for Everyone 2004, the outpost was named "Prisoners of War" and had a different outpost description:
    "The Charr invasion has been pushed back, but the beasts took hostages during their retreat. Prince Rurik needs your help to go after and rescue those brave men. This mission is designed for groups of four high-level characters."

Towns and outposts in Ascalon
Ascalon City Ascalon Arena Fort Ranik Frontier Gate Grendich Courthouse Nolani Academy Piken Square Ruins of Surmia Sardelac Sanitarium Serenity Temple The Great Northern Wall
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