Crest of the Unicorn  

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Level:55
Maximum Level:100
Monster Mission:No
Repeatable:Yes
Can Be Shrouded?:No
Quest Type:Quest
Quest Goal:
  • Loot
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Era:Scars of Velious
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Group Size:Solo
Min. # of Players:1
Max. # of Players:1
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Entered: Fri May 17 16:14:55 2002
Modified: Sun Dec 16 21:09:41 2012
Since some spawns have seemingly been removed, it may no longer be possible to complete this.

You say, 'Hail, Lady Gelistial'

Lady Gelistial nods towards Pharos and a soft gentle voice whispers in your mind as if carried by the breeze passing through the gentle grove. You tread upon the sacred ground of Tunare. I am the Lady Gelistial, baroness of the Tunarean Unicorns. Are you a friend of the Tunarean Court?

You say, 'I am a friend'

Lady Gelistial says 'Be wary of the black unicorns then my friend. All unicorns once inspired dreams and fascination in mortals but the lineage of Lithiniath has been twisted and now inspire delusions and madness. If my duties here were not so pressing I would seek the wisdom of Prince Thirneg in finding a cure for the cursed bloodline of Lithiniath.

You say, 'Who is Lithiniath?'

Lady Gelistial says 'Lithiniath was once a proud and noble Unicorn until he stumbled upon the realm of Fizzlethorpe Bristlebane. The lord of mischief twisted the magical nature of Lithiniath. The once noble unicorns fur grew blacker as delusions clouded his mind and madness follows where he treads.

You say, 'Who is prince thirneg?'

Lady Gelistial says 'Prince Thirneg is the ruler of the Tunarean Court. He resides in the Plane of Growth where he is constant contact with the all mother herself.

Go find the prince. He is located in the bottom of Tunare's Tree.

You say, 'Hail, Prince Thirneg'

Prince Thirneg says 'Salutations! I am the Prince of the Tunarean Court! What brings you to this most sacred of all Tunares blessed creations?'

You say, 'Lady Gelistial sent me'

Prince Thirneg says 'Gelistial is a very wise Lady. She does well in her duties to the court as well as the duties to her people. Unfortunately the weight of her responsibility prevents us from meeting as often as I would like.'

You say, 'I seek a cure for the line of Lithiniath'

Prince Thirneg says 'Ahh..Lithiniath, the first of the black unicorns, cursed by Fizzlethorpe Bristlebane to spread madness and delusions. Lithiniath is not evil, but his lawful magical nature has been replaced with a chaotic reflection of it that has twisted his mind. Lithiniaths physical form can not survive the removal of the chaotic magical nature. The only cure for Lithiniath is death and rebirth into a lawful vessel.'

Lithiniath is found in the Plane of Mischief along the moat outside the castle. Kill him and loot his horn. Nearby is A White Stallion. Give the white horse the horn and you'll receive a Crest of the Unicorn in exchange.

You gain experience!!

Lithiniath shouts 'The madness has fled my mind and I am once again whole! Give Gelistial my regards, I must leave this place and try to quell the madness I have inflicted.'
Submitted by: Pharos
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No Longer Obtainable
# Oct 29 2010 at 10:14 AM Rating: Decent
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The quest is confirmed broken by GMs. I've been at it for about 3.5 plus years now, the Crest of the Unicorn is not obtainable any more. The problem is Lithiniath and the white stallion. Neither pop. GMs have confirmed that these two mobs have not popped in the last 28 days and therefore they state:

"As for Lithiniath, after checking our logs, I see this mob has not been looted across any server for at least 28 days. This is a sign that the mob, most likely, was removed for some reason."

I will say that I did get to complete the quest line, only because I've had the other 5 crests for years now and the GMs involved were gracious enough and nice enough to give me the Crest of the Unicorn to complete it. Thanks Vorkera and Maaku!

It is a pity, the line and the story behind it are both wonderful and remind us what the game was originally about. Not AC, not HP, but for the quest, the real part of Everquest.
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faction??
# Sep 14 2004 at 3:35 PM Rating: Decent
Do you get any Tunare faction for completing this quest? Curious as my wood elf druid is KOS to Tunare for pulling PoG a bit too often, now can't find a way that I can fix it at all. /bonk

Quest level
# Sep 07 2004 at 3:53 AM Rating: Decent
26 posts
Why do they list this as a level 50 quest when the mob to kill is level ~64?
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Both stallions up on MT yesterday
# Jun 22 2004 at 11:12 AM Rating: Decent
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Had my 63 Druid in PoM and cleared the left wall all the way back and saw both horses up. Both conned indifferent to my Druid in wolf form.
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and
# Jan 21 2004 at 10:11 PM Rating: Decent
He also Tashes. Tash is his only AoE.
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PoM Update
# Nov 08 2003 at 7:07 PM Rating: Decent
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Took Lith dow with a group average 59. He fears, blinds and summons.
Spawn location is zone in turn west and follow the wall around, you will come accross the white stallion first, Lith is very close and if you have a tracker (Ranger) Lith is on track from ZI.

None off the mobs in the forest can see through invis, so if you want to invis and take Lith out.

If not the mobs in the Forest are on the Level of Plane of Nightmare Treants, Root-rotable, by 59 Druid, but can hit hard with-out a healer.

Also require a Porter as ZI is Not ZO
woot!
# Oct 24 2003 at 9:43 AM Rating: Decent
5 posts
heh.. i think i got lucky.. server musta went down last night, cause i went to pom today, and low and behold, there was the white stallion!
White Stallion
# Oct 23 2003 at 7:42 AM Rating: Decent
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i just killed Lithiniath with a group of 6 peeps a few days ago, no stallion appeared yet...

thing is, if yas not there when he pop? some other peeps happen to be there when it does, and they kill it in despiration and hope for loot, what then???
RE: White Stallion
# Oct 23 2003 at 4:11 PM Rating: Excellent
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The White Stallion despawns when you turn the horn in. I would guess it's on the same spawn timer as Lith is. This would mean if someone's killed it for fun, their spawns will be out of wack until the servers go down.

White Stallion's absence won't have any affect on the quest. You'll just have to turn the horn in later.
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RE: White Stallion
# Nov 01 2005 at 11:47 AM Rating: Decent
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I did my turn-in today, a month or so after getting Lilinath's horn.

Within 5 minutes, Lilinath then shouted her farewell speech and dissappeared. Perhaps this is something to try and keep the spawns from being out of whack?
White Stallion
# Oct 23 2003 at 7:39 AM Rating: Decent
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i think it should still work, otherwise why would Lithiniath be there, and have same loot?

Edited, Thu Oct 23 08:39:40 2003
its still there
# Oct 17 2003 at 6:11 AM Rating: Default
I saw the black horse up yesterday Thursday, Oct 16th. The difficulty I am not sure of, I did not attempt to kill it.
PoM update
# Oct 13 2003 at 7:01 AM Rating: Decent
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Does anyone have any updated information on Lithiniath since the PoM update?
PoM update
# Oct 13 2003 at 7:00 AM Rating: Decent
5 posts
Does anyone have any updated information on Lithiniath since the PoM update?
Revamp
# Oct 10 2003 at 8:41 AM Rating: Decent
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Has any tried this quest since the revamp of PoM? Is the unicorn still in the same spot and of the same level of difficulty?
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RE: Revamp
# Oct 10 2003 at 11:30 PM Rating: Decent
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My druid looted the horn after a shaman and necro duo'd Lith. Didn't see any sign of the white stallion though. So, need to figure out when and where it spawns.
East kill
# May 18 2003 at 6:19 PM Rating: Good
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Killed Unicorn today with a 65 druid and 65 necro. Druid's best nuke did 4% damage each time and was never resisted. We basically let the Necro's pet tank and just kept it up.

One bad thing though, White Stalltion didn't spawn after Unicorn died. Sent in petition about it, guess we will have to wait and see (
East kill
# May 18 2003 at 6:17 PM Rating: Default
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Edited, Fri May 23 12:36:09 2003
Gelistial's Horn
# Aug 10 2002 at 9:30 AM Rating: Decent
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Hi,

Well, being a shadowknight in an evil guild, when we found Gelistial, the first thing we did was kill her. Now, I have a quest item called Gelistial's Horn. I was told it might be a druid quest item, but haven't found anything, though i must say since we had to kill a GOOD unicorn, its probably an evil quest.
Anyone know what the heck to do with this horn? Any input would be appreciated.

Notuanot
=)
# May 04 2002 at 5:57 AM Rating: Default
did it today with
60druid
60bard
60shammy
60chanter
59mage
(all with epics)
we rocked him, no one died =P

=)
# May 04 2002 at 5:54 AM Rating: Default
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Edited, Sat May 4 06:54:47 2002
Lithiniath
# Jan 27 2002 at 6:02 AM Rating: Default
Just killed him tonight with a couple of groups of friends.
2 - 60 warriors
1 - 60 cleric
1 - 57 SK
1 - 55 necro , 1 - 60 necro
1 - 56 mage
1 - 60 druid
1 - 60 paladin
1 - 55 monk

Good thing that we were tank heavy - Lithiniath was pretty much MR to everything that I tried to cast on him and he even resisted the SK's lifetaps.
He's a caster, I believe a lvl 63+ enchanter if I'm correct. He casts blind and an AE "chaotic" flight spell.

Hope this helps.
Good luck.
how hard is this unicorn?
# Oct 19 2001 at 7:19 PM Rating: Default
can anyone tell me how hard the unicorn is? seems some peeps finished the quest but they did not say how many they brought to kill it... 1 guy says he failed with 1 60 warrior 2 60 clerics 1 60 wizzie and a 60 chanter.. dunno how well these peeps were equiped though... just trying to get a sounding board for how many peeps to bring and try to kill this guy...
RE: how hard is this unicorn?
# Oct 23 2001 at 11:21 PM Rating: Default
killed it today with 56 monk, 56 pal,57 pal, 59 shaman, 60necro and 2 56 wizzes
RE: how hard is this unicorn?
# Nov 19 2001 at 12:26 AM Rating: Default
Killed the unicorn tonight with 11 people easy easy - even after the patch that upped most mobs hp in PoM.

Classes I can remeber being there were:
bard 1
druid 1
warrior 1
shamana 2
wizard 2
cleric 2
enchanter 1

can't remember what else - after you turn in the horn to the white unicorn it walks off.

Was first or second kill on lanys I think?

Lyzar
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equestrial
# Oct 10 2001 at 5:53 PM Rating: Default
hey im a 54 druid workin on my epic in lafay when i get blasted by equestrial now at 54 with my "quested" gear he didnt hit me hard ..he dropped a unicorn horn effect purge and a eye and unicorn horn fragments....is it possible that this horn will work?... theory being the acid off the rucore in cc works in the kron legg quest same as the queen drop.. dunno am a half elf so things come slow for me anybody try it let me know maby save me a step

Uhrlastrator Danglewood
wanderer of Tunare
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RE: equestrial
# May 02 2003 at 1:02 PM Rating: Default
the horn that Eques drops is for the Bard epic. it will not work for this quest.
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RE: equestrial
# Nov 17 2001 at 1:09 PM Rating: Default
19 posts
Theres little to no chance it would work, and the reason why acid will work as well as the queen drop is becuase these 2 types of that quest 1) for the leggins 2) With almost all the same items but the harness from a gaint you get a braclet
could be
# Sep 23 2001 at 10:39 PM Rating: Decent
5 posts
did this quest lost lvl doing it with a ogre lvl60 with 2 clerics and echanter and wizz all 60 still got our butts kicked
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# Sep 11 2001 at 3:17 AM Rating: Excellent
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I was really into this quest till I realized i had to go to the freakin plane of mischief...jeez
No idea how the heck im going to get past all that junk in NTov to get in there....For a sec thought i might actually be able to do this
almost done
# Aug 23 2001 at 10:33 PM Rating: Decent
i have 5 of the 6 crest done as well. the giants where easy just took hours of killing laborers. as for the named that roam around i took my 51 sk out and started killing what i thought may be place holders and they spawned. if you are looking for countess silveana get a evil race to kill the knight place holder in the sifae village at pos 1800 0 it is the middle spawn she will spawn after awhile. for lord prisimwing you need to just check near the druid ring every once in awhile he does spawn. for Lord gossimerwing i killed fairae dragons for ever to get him to spawn. now remeber thsi is bad faction so get a evil to do it thanks verant for that BTW. now for PoM i doubt i will get this part done since my server seems to fear that place /shrug. good luck to you all hope my info helps you out will be looking for more info on PoM.

Lvl 58 druid on MT server
sacrifice your level
# Mar 03 2001 at 6:50 PM Rating: Default
People this is where you sacrifice your level.
#Anonymous, Posted: Apr 04 2001 at 6:17 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) For a ring barely better than velium jasper? NOT !
RE: sacrifice your level
# Aug 04 2001 at 9:38 PM Rating: Decent
+2 AC +10 CHA, +10 WIS, +15 HP, +3 FR, +5 DR, +3 CR, +3 MR, +5 PR
hmmm... barely better? UHH NO!!!
Rebirth Mentioned...
# Mar 01 2001 at 5:38 AM Rating: Default
It is mentioned by the quest giver that he (the unicorn) has to undergo death and rebirth. You get the horn from his death as a corrupted (black) unicorn, but you have yet to see his rebirth. I am thinking that you have to give the horn to someone to initiate his rebirth and then after that you get something to give to the prince. Maybe, maybe not, I have no idea what you would have to do, but I am willing to bet that something has to be done conerning the supposed rebirth he mentions.

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Still Unsolved
# Feb 26 2001 at 8:45 AM Rating: Default
The item and beginning of this quest is accurate, but it has actually never been completed on any server yet.

Lithiniath is found in the Plane of Mischief, which was officially discovered a while after this quest was posted.

Lithiniath drops a horn when you kill him. Tried giving the horn to Prince Thirneg and Lady Celestial and they just eat it.
RE: Still Unsolved
# Mar 11 2001 at 3:19 AM Rating: Good
31 posts
Give the horn to the White Stallion in Lith's room as described above. Lith will be reborn as WhiteLith who gives the Crest.
RE: Still Unsolved
# Mar 06 2001 at 4:54 PM Rating: Default
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I beat this quest! How can I rate it?
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Black Unicorn
# Feb 13 2001 at 1:09 AM Rating: Default
Any tricks to finding him?

Also, anyone have any tricks for getting Gossimerwing or Prismwing to spawn?
RE: Black Unicorn
# Feb 13 2001 at 3:23 PM Rating: Default
Lithiniath has been confirmed as found in PoM. Quest has still not been solved as no one knows what to do with his horn. Doesn't work to give it to Prince Thirneg or Lady Gelestial. I saw Lord Prismwing last night on Bertox. He was over by the portal ring and Woushi. He and Lord Gossamerwing are supposed to be random spawns on a time limit as far as I know...
Eona Griffbane
Druidess of Bertox
Other crest quests...
# Jan 30 2001 at 11:09 PM Rating: Excellent
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Noticed no one has posted the other 3 crest quests, and can't figure out how to submit a new quest, so i'll detail them here.
Crest of the Fairie Dragon: Lord Gossemwing wants the helm from the frost giant Foreman. The Overseer, Foreman, Architect, and Surveyor are alts spawns. They are at the frost giant laborer camp right outside Kael in WL.
Crest of the Drixie: Lord Prismwing (?) tells you that he sent a messenger to the Othmir in Cobalt Scar, but the messenger hasn't returned. He asks you to go to Cobalt Scar and find out what happened to him. Happened across this one by accident. The named wyvern Yvolcan (?) drops drixie remains. return those to the drixie lord for the crest.
Crest of the Faun (?): not quite sure of the name of it anymore. This is your reward for completeing the quests assigned by the Shamus in Regrowth tower. After you give him the architects plans he gives you another quest to deploy a bomb in Kael. After you deploy the bomb a 'bag of rubble' appears. Return this to the Shamus, and he rewards you with his crest.
I have 5 of the 6 crests now, and am desperately seeking info on the unicorn crest.
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RE: Other crest quests...
# Jan 31 2001 at 5:37 AM Rating: Default
Wow eona you are rockin the quest ) i hope someone helps ya out.

tunm windrunner
Anyone get anymore?
# Jan 29 2001 at 7:36 PM Rating: Default
I haven't been able to get Prince Thirneg to say anything more than this. Has anyone gotten any further? Would appreciate details. This is the last crest that I need....Eona lvl 53 Druid Bert
RE: Anyone get anymore?
# Jan 30 2001 at 10:49 PM Rating: Decent
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On further speculation, I think Lithiniath may be in the Plane of Mischif. Would make sense for that to be the home of Bristlebane Fizzlethorp....
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where is he?
# Jan 19 2001 at 9:24 AM Rating: Default
Where do we find the unicorn? Anyone found him?
RE: where is he?
# Jan 22 2001 at 6:25 PM Rating: Default
She is in wakening lands. If you come out of kael, follow the right wall around. You will pass 2 groups of sentient armor before you get to her area. She is out from the zone wall a bit, so is hard to just wander across her. Easiest to have tracker to locate. If you get to the skyshrine gate you have gone too far. There are usually several unicorns in the area around her, both white and black.
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