Embarking on the GreedFall side quest “In Professor Serafeddin’s Footsteps” will take you on an exciting journey filled with adventure and intrigue. This walkthrough will show you how to navigate through the various challenges and tasks that come your way during the “In Professor Serafeddin’s Footsteps” side quest.
After completing GreedFall’s prologue, one of the first side quests you’ll be assigned is to speak with Constantin at the Palace of New Serene. After your conversation, Sir De Courcillon will approach you and request your assistance in locating Professor Serafeddin’s research notes on the enigmatic Nadaig creatures.
This starts “In Professor Serafeddin’s Footsteps” Greed Fall side quest, where your objective is to find five sets of notes dispersed throughout the island of Teer Fradee. In total, there are 16 individual notes for you to gather. Each time you successfully obtain a set of notes, you’ll be awarded 200 experience points. When you complete the entire quest, you’ll receive 800 experience points and 250 gold.
This in-depth walkthrough will guide you through each step of the quest, helping you locate all 16 notes and successfully complete “In Professor Serafeddin’s Footsteps”.
In Professor Serafeddin’s Footsteps All 16 Note Locations
When searching for the notes, keep an eye out for the dark yellow glow that signifies a collectible key item. The on-screen display will also show the note once you’ve picked it up. To make things easier, we’ve divided this guide into sections based on the five different types of Nadaig notes you’ll be searching for Nadaig Frasamen, Nadaig Meneimen, Nadaig Vedemen, Nadaig Glendemen, and Nadaig Magamen.
Nadaig Frasamen Note Locations
- Magasvar: Travel to the Dididensen Camp using the fast-travel option. Head northwest toward the northern edge of the map, where you’ll find the note near some rocks.
- Frasoneigad – Roots Door Passage: Fast-travel to the Roots Door Camp. Make your way into the Roots Passage, and locate the note on the western side of the map. You’ll need Level 2 Intuition to access this area.
- Frasoneigad – Root Passage Exit: Fast-travel to the Root Passage Door and pass through the Root Passage. As you exit, the note will be on your left, behind a tree.
Nadaig Meneimen Note Locations
- Magasvar: Use fast-travel to reach the Camp of the Stone Arch. Move northeast toward the eastern side of the map, where you’ll find the note behind a tree and next to a skeleton.
- Steiger Falag: Fast-travel to the Wenhsharvarr Camp. The note is located just below the entrance to the cave in the northwest portion of the map.
- Meinei Falag: Fast-travel to the Daintnem Camp. Head southwest from the camp, and you’ll find the note just north of the skill altar. You’ll need Level 3 Vigor to reach this location.
Nadaig Vedemen Note Locations
- Magasvar: Fast-travel to the Vighulgsob Camp and head north, where the note awaits you.
- Vedvilvie: Fast-travel to the Swamp Sanctuary Camp. Travel north to find the note near a mural painted on a rockface.
- Tir Dob: Fast-travel to the Swamp Entrance Camp. Locate a chest near a fallen tree, and use Level 1 Lockpicking to open it and retrieve the note.
Nadaig Glendemen Note Locations
- Glendgnamvar: Fast-travel to the Didri Ruins Camp. The note can be found in a ruined building just west of the camp.
- Vedrad: Fast-travel to the Did e kiden nadaigeis Camp. Locate a ruined building southwest of the camp, where the note is hidden.
- Wenshaganaw: Fast-travel to the Wenshsaveye Camp. Head north toward the water, and the note will be nearby.
Nadaig Magamen Note Locations
- Glendgnamvar: Fast-travel to the Vigamri Camp. This note is located west of the camp, near the passageway leading to Bedri.
- Glendgnamvar – South of Previous Note: From the previous note, head south along the path toward Bedri, and you’ll find this note in the bushes.
- Glendgnamvar – Bedri: Continue south from the previous note and enter Bedri. The note is beside a skeleton in the location shown above.
- Steiger Falag: Fast-travel to the Wenshavarr Camp. Head east to find the note beside a body in the location shown above.
Once you’ve collected all 16 of Professor Serafeddin’s notes, make your way back to New Serene and speak with Sir De Courcillon to complete the “In Professor Serafeddin’s Footsteps” side quest.
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