The Great Ape

"The Great Ape" is a quest offered by Khaonem The Barako High Chief at the Barako Encampment in the Valley of Eodon. It is part of the Quest Chain Uniting the Tribes.

Quest Description

*The Barako High Chief looks at you apprehensively, as the greeting Professor Rafkin's book taught you rolls from your tongue The Chief smiles and warms to you*

Rafkin say you can help Barako. Barako do not trust you. You want Barako trust, then you battle Great Ape. You go to banana cave and ape no eat you, then Barako trust you. *The Chief motions you northeast toward the nearby banana cave*

Quest Objective

Defeat the Great Ape

Quest Lore

Exit the tree compound to the west, then north, and then follow the water north and east until you see an area to cross to the banana cave:


Enter the cave and journey to the cavern where there are stockpiles of bananas. The Great Ape is located within. He will randomly perform the following feats against you:

  • Throw you into a pit where Silverback Gorillas will spawn and overwhelm you
  • Throw exploding barrels at you
  • Hit the ground, causing an earthquake that disorient and slows you

If he should jump up onto the raised area, run like the dickens for he will continuously throw those barrels at you (a la Donkey Kong style).

Watch Out For




This quest is repeatable.

Quest Reward

  • Trust of the Barako Tribe