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Start pointQuest map icon
The Chosen Commander icon
Speak to Captain Undak (North-east of the market in Dorgesh-Kaan, just across from the bank.)
Member requirementP2P icon Members only
Official difficultyExperienced Experienced
Official lengthLong to Very Long
Quest Quests:
Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added.
  • A light source or any Seers' headband
  • Full H.A.M. Robe set (Obtained during quest)
  • 5,000 coins (If players wrongly accuse an innocent merchant)


  • Food, armour, and a weapon (mage or melee for fight with H.A.M. agent)
  • Ardougne/Fishing Guild teleports
  • Prayer potions
Enemies to defeat The statues are all weak to Magic attacks both during and after the quest.

Food poisoningEdit

  • Talk to Captain Undak, east of the bank (by the eastern water fountain) in Dorgesh-Kaan. (Chat 212)
  • Climb the nearby stairs and talk to Mernik in the nursery.
  • Talk to Torzek outside. (Chat 411)
  • Talk to any child about what they ate. (Chat 1)
  • Go down the stairs and talk to Captain Undak. (Chat 3)
  • Head south to the market.
  • Talk to Markog, at the south-eastern-most stall of the market. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to Turgok, at the south-western-most stall of the market. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to Merchant Walton, south-east of the market. (Chat 1141)
  • Proceed to kill the merchant (cannot be ranged).


  • Talk to Zanik. (Chat ~~1)
  • Jump on the goblin south-west of the bowl statue.
  • Jump on statues to reach the statue holding the bowl of water.
  • Continue jumping north and take the crossbow from the ledge.
  • Grapple the north-eastern statue and take the pendant.
  • Look into the bowl.
  • Enter the western portal (the statues will move out of the way) for a cutscene.
  • Continue conversation with Zanik. (Chat 1)

The councilEdit

  • Go to the north end of Dorgesh-Kaan and up the stairs.
  • Watch the cutscene. (Chat ~31~)
  • Continue conversation with Captain Undak. (Chat 14)
  • Run south of the city, up and over staircases until you reach the agility course.
  • Descend the ladder top and head all the way south.
  • Talk to Zanik. (Chat 44442~41)
  • Watch the cutscene. (Chat ~)
  • After the cutscene talk to Zanik. (Chat 4)
  • Talk to Captain Undak for a set of H.A.M. robes. (Chat 11)
  • Prepare for battle, but only wear the H.A.M. robes.

Beef with H.A.M.Edit

  • Enter the H.A.M. headquarters in Lumbridge.
  • Talk to Johanhus Ulsbrecht in the center of the three southern rooms. (Chat 3331)
  • Talk to Milton in the windmill near the Fishing Guild. (Chat 21)
  • Climb down the ladder.
  • Run directly east through the door, continuing east through stacks of crates.
  • Talk to the guard next to the prison. (Chat 1133)
  • Enter the main area and pickpocket Sam.
  • Return to the prison guard. (Chat 1)
  • Enter the prison and take the key, open the gate.
  • Escape with Grubfoot:
    • Talk to the prisoner, Grubfoot. (Chat 4)
    • Run into the kitchen, squeeze through the hole.
    • Open 1 of the 2 doors.
    • Go back through and open the other door as well.
    • Return to Grubfoot. (Chat 13)
    • Stand north of the guard, talk to him to face you and have his back is turned. (Chat ~)
    • Talk to Grubfoot in the next room. (Chat 2)
    • Squeeze into the kitchen, wait for the H.A.M. guard to come talk to you. (Chat 1~)
    • Talk to Grubfoot in the bedroom. (Chat 1)
    • Exit the east door and run to the big doors north. (Chat 1)
  • Watch the cutscene and wait for Sigmund to confront you. (Chat 3)
  • Kill Sigmund. (Chat ~)
    • If Zanik doesn't attack Sigmund, climb up the ladder, then back down.
  • Kill Zanik repeatedly. (Chat 1331232)
    • Avoid using bleeds as they cancel the dialogue forcing you to repeat the phase.

Lumbridge cavesEdit

  • Run west for an earthquake.
  • Right click Clear the fallen rocks.
  • Talk to Zanik. (Chat 41221111)
  • Go through the cave and talk to Juna.
  • Run north-west to exit the cave.
  • Go over the stepping stones and run directly north.
  • Squeeze through the hole.
  • Right click Follow Kazgar. (Chat ~)

Time capsuleEdit

  • Enter Dorgesh-Kaan and talk to Captain Undak north of the market. (Chat 44)
  • Climb the northern stairs for a cutscene (close the Bandos's Ultimatum screen that pops up). (Chat ~)
  • Climb back up the stairs, talk to the Goblin scribe. (Chat 121)
  • Climb down the stairs and run slightly south-east through a corridor (near the quest start point).
  • Talk to Tegdak in the room. (Chat 2)
  • Return to the Goblin scribe upstairs. (Chat 11)
  • Exit the city through the bone door north-east.
  • Talk to Mistag. (Chat 1)
  • Return to the city and talk to Oldak north of the bank. (Chat 21~11)
  • Return to the agility course (south end of Dorgesh-Kaan) - do not climb down the ladder.
  • Run east to the power station and climb down the stairs.
  • Talk to Turgall. (Chat 2)
  • Talk to Oldak, now south-east of the market. (Chat 1)
  • Talk to Zanik. (Chat 113)
  • Talk to Mernik in the children's nursery north-east upstairs. (Chat 11)
  • Talk to the Ambassador in the house just north. (Chat 21)
  • Return to Mernik. (Chat 11)

Final fightEdit

  • Prepare to fight enemies weak to magic.
  • Talk to Zanik, south-east of the market. (Chat 2)
  • Defeat the Bandos avatar. (Chat 4)
  • Pick up all 4 parts of the crossbow while killing statues.
  • Use the crossbow pieces on each other. (Chat 5)
  • Kill the avatar again. (Chat 4)
  • Take the avatar's pendant.
  • Talk to Zanik. (Chat 443233)
  • Follow Zanik through the portal.
  • Click the screen to exit cutscene.
  • Quest complete!


The Chosen Commander reward
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