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This is the quick guide for What Lies Below.
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Start pointQuest map icon Talk to Rat Burgiss south of Varrock
Official difficultyIntermediate Intermediate
Quest Quests:
  • 42 Mining-icon Mining (only when you use the chaos tunnels.)
Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added.
  • Bowl
  • 15 Chaos runes or 15 pure essence (unnoted, so it's recommended to bring the stackable chaos runes, or store the essence in some pouches.)
  • Chaos Altar access via one of these methods:
  1. Either a Chaos talisman, Chaos tiara, or Omni-talisman/Omni-tiara/Omni-talisman staff.
  2. Access through the Abyss.
  3. A Wicked hood for its teleport.


Enemies to defeat

Starting outEdit

  • Talk to Rat Burgiss, between Varrock and Lumbridge

Helping RatEdit

  • Immediately West of the grand exchange is a camp. Kill 5 outlaws there
  • Take all 5 rat papers that they drop
  • Use the 5 papers on the folder
  • Talk to Rat

Surok MagisEdit

  • Varrock palace library, talk to Surok Magis
  • Search the eastern bookcases in the library for the Dagon'hai history
  • Use any method to enter the chaos altar
  • Use the wand on the altar
  • Return to Surok Magis
  • Take the letter to Rat
  • Varrock staff shop, talk to Zaff
  • Talk to Surok Magis
  • Attack the King and select "Summon" on the ring when he is weak

Finishing upEdit

  • Talk to Rat
  • Quest complete!

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