Spring Festival Guide (2012)

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Spring Festival Guide (2012)

Post by Balthelion » Wed Apr 06, 2011 9:13 am

Bal's Ultimate Guide to the Spring Festival (2012 Edition)

The Hedge Maze

For those of you who may be confused or lost in the Spring Festival's Hedge Maze:
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Terrible Tweens will randomly spawn from fixed locations in the maze. With luck, it's possible to camp near one of these spots to farm them (they may not spawn if you aer too close to the spawn point).

Dire Beers are found at fixed locations in the maze (often in dead ends) and respawn a while after someone uses them. They will randomly teleport you around the maze after you drink one.

Once-only (yearly) quests (14 x Spring Leaf)

An Invitation to the Spring Festival (Mailbox)
Visit the Shrew Garden in Duillond (Ered Luin) and the Hedge Maze at the Bree Festival Fields (Bree-land)
1 x Spring Leaf
Title: Spring Flinger

The Cloven Track (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Complete the maze in under 10 minutes
1 x Spring Leaf

A Speedy Errand (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Complete the maze faster than you did in "The Cloven Track"
1 x Spring Leaf

A Celebration at the Greenfields (Bree Festival Fields -OR- Thorins Hall Inn)
Visit the events at the Greenfields near Brockenborins in the Shire
1 x Spring Leaf

The Garden of Pests (Hobbiton Party Tree)
Visit the Shrew Garden in Duillond, Ered Luin
1 x Spring Leaf

A Shortage of Boots (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Help the Elves make boots
2 x Spring Leaf

Flax To Fibre (Duillond)
The Twines That Bind (Duillond)
A Gentle Weapon (Duillond)
Note: These are the quests that make up the "A Shortage of Boots" wrapper quest
1 x Spring Leaf (Each Quest)

A Proper Festival (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Collect 8 Flowers for the garden
2 x Spring Leaf

How The Shire Shoos Shrews (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Learn how Hobbits deal with shrews, then report back to the elves
2 x Spring Leaf


Daily Repeatable Quests (18 x Sping Leaf, +2 for Inn League Members)

The Bree-fields Spring Festival Run (Racetrack, Bree Festival Fields)
Win the race
3 x Spring Leaf -OR- 1 x Springfest Race Token

The Delving Fields Spring Festival Run (Racetrack, South-east of Michel Delving in The Shire)
Win the race
3 x Spring Leaf -OR- 1 x Springfest Race Token

A Fool's Errand (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Complete the maze in under 3 minutes
1 x Spring Leaf

A Laugh at the Lost (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Post 10 signs in the maze
2 x Spring Leaf

Misplaced Companions (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Find the 6 elves in the maze
2 x Spring Leaf

Terrible Tweens (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Reprimand 4 Hobbits in the Hedge Maze
2 x Spring Leaf

The Chicken Dash (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Catch 2 chickens in the maze before they escape
Note: Chickens spawn every hour, on the hour, and escape at 15 minutes past the hour.
1 x Spring Leaf

The Green Challenge (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Collect the keg from the middle of the maze and escape fast
Note: Requires Acquaintance with the Inn League to collect. Also, don't try unless you know the maze by heart as you need to escape it fast
2 x Spring Leaf -OR- Inn League Sinister Keg (Large Furniture)
Inn League Reputation (+700)

Disorientation (Hedge Maze, Bree Festival Fields)
Drink 6 beers randomly found in the hedge maze within 10 minutes
Note: drinking beers randomly teleports you around the maze, so you should learn your way before taking this quest.
2 x Spring Leaf

Bullroarer's Challenge (Greenfields near Brockenboring, The Shire)
Run a long a fence drunk without falling off
Note: There are two short prequests at this location (Bullroarer's Brew & Paying Your Respects) and you probably need to have completed the Inn League Initiation Quest at the Hobbiton Party Tree
5 Pints of Bullroarer's Brew (Ale)
5 Pints of Bullroarer's Brew (Ale) -OR- Greenfields Hat (Cosmetic) -OR- Clover Patch (Small Yard Housing Item) -OR- Bullroarer's Tankard (Cosmetic) -OR- Wooden Keg (Large Furniture Housing Item)

Bullroarer's Challenge (Advanced) (Greenfields near Brockenboring, The Shire)
Run a long a fence drunk without falling off
10 Pints of Bullroarer's Brew (Ale) -OR- Inn League Keg (Large Furniture Interactive Housing Item)

Boot Demand, Boot Supply (Duillond)
Help the Elves make boots
Note: Requires you to have done the one-off prequests
2 x Spring Leaf

Spammable Repeatables (5 x Spring Leaf per game, +5 if you win the challenge)

Note: Games of Stop-a-shrew start every 10-15 mins.

Stomp-a-shrew for the Leisurely Gardener (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Stomp Shrews
1 x Spring Leaf

Stomp-a-shrew for the Practiced Gardener (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Stomp Shrews
Note: Requires you to have completed the Leisurely Gardener quest at least once.
2 x Spring Leaf

Stomp-a-shrew for the Elite Gardener (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Stomp Shrews
Note: Requires you to have completed the Practiced Gardener quest at least once.
5 x Spring Leaf

Stomp-a-shrew Challenge (Shrew Garden, Duillond)
Kill the big shrew
Note: Only one big shrew spawns per game (near the end of the game, and more or less the same spot every time)
5 x Spring Leaf

Bonus Tokens for Inn League Members (33 x Spring Tokens Daily)

There are 11 daily Inn League quests to deliver certain drinks to members of the Inn League around Eriador. See this page on the wiki (section titled "Delivery Quests") for details on these quests. Note that you can stock up on all the drinks beforehand, then simply visit the NPC's to instantly collect and turn in these quests.

Each quest rewards:
Inn League Reputation (+900)
Ale Association Reputation (-500)

1 Badge of Taste

If you have at least Friend standing with the Inn League you can then barter 1 Badge of Taste for 3 Spring Leaves at the Inn League HQ located in the Bird & Baby Inn in Michel Delving, The Shire. (Note: You can also trade Badges of Taste for 3 x Summer/Autumn/Winter Tokens also)


Festival Quest Locations That Do Not Reward Tokens Or Notable Rewards

Bree Boar Fountain - Flower Quest Chain
  1. Love is Like a Flower
  2. A-courting Bree Will Go
  3. A Fern By Any Other Name
  4. A Fistful of Flowers (Daily Repeatable)
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Re: Spring Festival: Hedge Maze

Post by Balthelion » Wed May 30, 2012 5:47 pm

Bump

For those who don't know of this thread but might find it useful during the Spring Festival.
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Re: Spring Festival: Hedge Maze

Post by Obion » Fri Jun 01, 2012 10:29 am

And it is indeed a very nice thread.
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Re: Spring Festival: Hedge Maze

Post by Balthelion » Sat Jun 02, 2012 12:31 pm

Updated the original post to be a complete guide to the spring festival
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Re: Spring Festival Guide (2012)

Post by Balthelion » Thu May 23, 2013 10:07 pm

Bump for 2013 Spring Festival attention.
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Re: Spring Festival Guide (2012)

Post by Aedfrith » Tue Jun 07, 2016 2:02 pm

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