Hogwarts Legacy is full of exciting adventures and hidden mysteries, and the Tale of Rowland Oakes is no exception. While you may be used to receiving side quests from your Hogwarts Professors to learn new spells, this particular side quest comes from a fellow student. Adelaide Oakes, a Hufflepuff student, sends a letter requesting your help to ease her nerves about a mysterious figure.

What seems like a simple request at first quickly turns into a dangerous and thrilling journey through the Wizarding World. In this guide, we’ll take you through the steps needed to complete The Tale of Rowland Oakes Side Quest and unravel the mysteries that lie within. Get ready to uncover dark secrets and face formidable enemies as we dive into this thrilling adventure.

Hogwarts Legacy The Tale of Rowland Oakes: How to Find Rowland Oakes, Puzzle Solutions, Tips

Upon completing The Helm of Urtkot’s primary quest, you will unlock A Tale of Rowland Oakes. To embark on this quest, make your way to the Transfiguration Courtyard, situated within The Astronomy Wing. Initiate a conversation with Adelaide Oakes to begin your adventure.

Head to the quest location shown on your map and take out the goblins in your way. After that, search the area to find a trade map that’ll show where to go next. This is where The Tale of Rowland Oakes quest gets a bit tricky. Instead of having a marked spot to follow, you’ll need to figure out where to go using the map you found but if you’re having trouble with the location, here’s an image of the map to help you find Rowland Oakes.

Rowland Oakes Location.
Rowland Oakes is locked in the basement of Korrow Ruins.

When you reach Korrow Ruins, head inside where you will find a handful of Goblins. Take them all down and use our video tutorial to find the room where Rowland is locked. The door is locked with an enchantment that only Rowland himself can break. However, he needs his wand. So the final step of The Tale of Rowland Oakes is to get his wand.

To find the wand location, head back to the previous room and go up the stairs. Take a right and follow the path until you see a hallway that leads to another room. You should see a giant boiler that you can light with a fire-based spell (Red). After that, you will get access to the wand but not before taking care of a few hostile Goblins.

Take the wand back to Rowland to free him from imprisonment. If you have any trouble with this quest, follow our video walkthrough that’s linked below.

Hogwarts Legacy The Tale of Rowland Oakes Video Walkthrough

That’s everything you need to know on how to complete The Tale of Rowland Oakes in Hogwarts Legacy. For more on Hogwarts Legacy, check out our wand-making guides for Hermione, Dumbledore, Voldemort, and Bellatrix Lestrange.

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