Online:Amputating the Hand

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ON-qico-Zone Story.png End the threat of the Withered Hand in Alik'r.
Zone: Alik'r Desert
Zone StoryThis quest is part of the Zone Story
Faction: Daggerfall Covenant
Objective: Required for Cadwell's Almanac Motalion Necropolis — Defeat Shiri and reclaim the final Ansei Ward.
Quest Giver: General Thoda, Talia at-Marimah
Location(s): Motalion Necropolis
Prerequisite Quest: Alasan's Plot
Previous Quest: Imperial Incursion
Next Quest: Restoring the Ansei Wards
Reward: Suturah's Hubris
1 Skill Point
High Leveled Gold
Shiri is planning to resurrect her father, the necromancer Suturah
The final Ansei Ward has been tracked to the Motalion Necropolis. I must help Prince Azah recover the Ward and put an end to the Withered Hand's plot.

Quick Walkthrough[edit]

  1. Talk to Talia at-Marimah.
  2. Search for Prince Azah and Ansei Maja's Ward.
  3. Find Throne Keeper Farvad and Ansei Radan's Ward.
  4. Meet everyone at the central tomb.
  5. Confront Shiri and recover Ansei Halelah's Ward.
  6. Talk to Ansei Halelah outside.

Detailed Walkthrough[edit]

Throne Keeper Farvad performs a cleansing ritual
Farvad and Azah wait in the Necropolis
"To all things, there is a beginning and an end. Remember this."


  • Shiri may become stuck at low health without raising Suturah, but invulnerable and unresponsive ?
    • Exiting and reentering the tomb may fix this

Quest Stages[edit]

Amputating the Hand
Finishes Quest Journal Entry
Objective: Find the Necropolis
Objective: Talk to Talia
Objective: Enter Motalion
Objective: Search for Prince Azah
Objective: Rescue Prince Azah
Objective: Reclaim Ansei Maja's Ward
Objective: Find Throne Keeper Farvad
Objective: Rescue Farvad
Objective: Help Farvad Cleanse the Ward
Objective: Exit Ward Chamber
Objective: Meet Throne Keeper Farvad at the Central Tomb
Objective: Talk to Throne Keeper Farvad
Objective: Choose Your Companion
Objective: Wait for Door to Unseal
Objective: Enter the Final Tomb
Objective: Defeat Shiri
Objective: Collect the Final Ward
Objective: Meet Your Friends Outside
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