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Pirates: Legend of Black Kat FAQ/Walkthrough (Playstation 2 Version) ----------------------------------------------------------- Created By boomer2411 Version 1.0 Updated: April 15th 2002 Contact email@example.com Legal ----- This FAQ is copyighted 2002 created by mr Raekwon2122. If you would like to post parts of this FAQ for your own purposes please contact me at the e-mail address listed above. It will require my written permission to be posted or used on any site or other media form aside from www.gameFAQS.com. Table of Contents ----------------- PART I: GETTING STARTED 1. Mini-Review 2. The Controls 3. Strategy 4. Frequently Asked Questions PART II: WALKTHROUGH i. Pre-Walkthrough 1. Buccaneer Bay 1.1 Lonely Tomb 2. Ape Island 3. Scoundrel's Pit 3.1 Black Beard's Lair 4. Bay of Tears 4.1 A Giant Crab 5. Forlorn Straits 5.1 Ram's Rest 6. Buccaneer's Haunt 7. Hero's Rest 7.1 One Angry Skeleton 8. Ghost Ship Fight 9. Dark Isle 9.1 Beating the Voodoo Master 10. Isla de la Garra 11. Raven's View 12. Gull Reef 13. Vulcan's Belly 14. Parrot's Cove 15. Crescent Island 16. Blue Shark Bay 17. Fjords of Frost 17.1 Call of the Valkyrie 18. Glacial Gulf 19. Winter Wolf Ridge 20. Frigid Plateau 20.1 Frozen Beast 21. Jack's Reward 22. Neptune's Reach 23. Molten Labyrinth 24. Yellow Sail Ships 25. Hade's Pyre 25.1 Forgotten Forge 26. Isle of Living Fire 26.1 Showdown with the Fire Beast! 27. Skull Cove 27.1 The Grand Finale Sea Battle 27.2 The Grand Finale ! PART III: EASY REFERENCE 1. Chart Stone Locations 2. Map Locations 3. Keys 4. Side Quests 4.1 Neptune's Quest * 4.2 Mermaid's Quest * 4.3 Shaman's Quest 4.4 Special Boots Quest 5. Katrina's Crystal Hearts 6. Katrina's Sword Upgrades 7. Katrina's Ship Upgrades 8. Ship Power Weapon Locations * these quests are optional PART IV: THANKS _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ | | | PART I: GETTING STARTED | |_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _| 1. Mini Review - - - - - - - - I have to say this is my eigth Xbox game, and it ranks as my third favorite, just under Munch's Oddysee and Halo. I definately reccomend it, as it incorporates an excellent sea-based combat system with a fun and adventuresome land exploration that follows a somewhat non-linear, and intriguing path. Pirates is an excellent game for fans of third-person adventure genres, and while it doesn't utilize the Xbox's graphical capabilities, it is definately a fun game, enjoy! 2. The Controls - - - - - - - - ___________________________________________________________________ |Button |Ship |Land | |-------------------------------------------------------------------| |A button |Fires cannon |Katrina swings sword | |B button |Causes speed boost |Katrina jumps | |X button |Nothing |Katrina blocks | |Y button |Uses current item |Uses current item | |Black Button |Scrolls to next item |Scrolls to next item | |White Button |Scrolls to prev item |Scrolls to prev item | |Left Trigger |Nothing |Nothing | |Right Trigger |Performs action (dock) |Performs action (save, sail)| | | |Search for treasure | |Back (select) |Toggles Map |Toggles Map | |Right Joystick|Controls Camera |Controls Camera | |Right Button |Center view behind ship|Centers camera behind Kat | |Left Joystick |Moves Ship |Moves Katrina | |Left button |Nothing |Nothing | |-------------------------------------------------------------------| 3. Strategy - - - - - - SHIP STRATEGIES: When attacking other ships, it often confuses the AI to encircle them while attacking, most ships can be defeated easily this way if you have the latest ship upgrade. Make sure that you upgrade your ship when possible to be able to contend with the tougher enemies. When attacking garrisons, if possible try to take out towers without drawing attention from the big guns. Then when attacking garrisons make sure you have a powerful weapon that will fire all guns (not the lion or the ram) to do serious damage to the fort, And most importantly keep firing. An important survival strategy in ship combat, is to not be afraid to use your wood and sails stock. That's what they are there for, and they will keep you alive. If you find that you are unable to boost, it is because your sails are damaged and need to be repaired. LAND STRATEGIES: Kat spends most of her time on land. Many of the monsters on land require specific strategies to slay them. And many of them have the ability to either block, or can resist Kat's sword attack. In these instances, it is important to use your items effectively to defeat them. Because bosses require specific strategies it will be discussed in the walkthrough. When exploring the land try to open every chest even if you know you can't. This will record the chest's placement on your map, so that you can return here later to open it once you have the neccessary key. 4. FAQ - - - - Why didn't you include the codes in your FAQ? Probably because I feel it's more fun and challenging to beat the game without codes Where do I find the 5 orchids/masks/stars? See the Easy Reference part of this guide for specific info for all of these questions. Why can't I walk up the hill in Winter Wolf Ridge/Frigid Plateau? You don't have the boots. The Walkthrough and Easy Reference explain how to get these, remember you have to fight Duncan before the quest is set into motion. The Lava Snakes keep killing me. Why? I haven't found a great way to kill these guys without using tiki's, so I reccomend running and jumping away from them. _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ | | | PART II: WALKTHROUGH | |_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ | i. Pre-Walkthrough - - - - - - - - - - While I don't reccomend simply reading through this guide, it would probably be more enjoyable to use it after beating the game once, so that you can try to get everything, or use it only when you are stuck. 1. Buccaneer Bay - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 23 Sea Shells: 10 Objectives: FIND ENTRANCE TO LONELY TOMB - As you make your way towards the ship A teleporter will open up, giving entrance to the Lonely Tomb. ESCAPE ISLAND TO SHIP - This is easy, just follow the path of the island until you reach the ship. FIND MAP TO APE ISLAND - On one of the islands (SE) there is a regular/buried treasure chest containing this map. 1.1 Lonely Tomb - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 3 Sea Shells: 1 Objectives: OBTAIN IRON KEY - The iron Key is in the chest between the two graves on the island. After obtaining it, use the fire tiki to activate the portal and return to Buccaneer Bay. 2. Ape Island - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 15 Sea Shells: 9 Objectives: FIND MAP TO SCOUNDREL'S PIT - Destroy the Fort, and land there. You will watch an FMV and then recieve the map to Scoundrel's Pit. GET MERMAID'S QUEST - Sail to the Island in the North East and talk to the mermaid. OBTAIN ORCHID 1 - On the main Island, there is a hill to the right of the dock that has the flower out in the open. You have to go around the base of the hill to get there. OBTAIN CRYSTAL HEART 1 - Follow the path into the island past the first set of apes to the gate. On the other side of the gate, there is a chest on your left which contains the crystal heart. *HARDEST JUMP IN THE GAME* - Don't know why I'm adding this, but in the same area where you found the heart, if you run and jump a few times, you will be able to get on top of the hill. There is a chest with treasure and a sea shell up there. 3. Scoundrel's Pit - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 14 Sea Shells: 3 Objectives: FIND BLACKBEARD'S LAIR - To get to Black Beard, climb the hill, and then descend to its center and defeat the enemies. Then go through the portal to find Black Beard's Lair. OBTAIN LION HEAD - If you make your way around the base of the island, there is a chest on the thing that looks like an altar. Inside that chest is the lion head for your ship. 3.1 Black Beard's Lair - - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 4 Sea Shells: 1 Objectives: You will encounter Black Beard as soon as you enter this area. There isn't much strategy to this, just keep swinging, and he will go down. You recieve the Haunted Isles Chart Stone for winning this battle. 4. Bay of Tears - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 8 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: OBTAIN THE STONE KEY - See 4.1 OBTAIN ORCHID 2 - Sail to the North West island, and there is a crystal chest along the path that contains the second orchid. OBTAIN MASK 1 - Sail to the South East Island, here you will find a chest containing the first voodoo mask. 4.1 A Giant Crab Sail to the North East island, where you will fight a giant crab. To defeat him, hit him in the eyes through jump attacks or special attacks, and then throw powder kegs at him to turn him over, attack him until he flips over again, then rinse and repeat. Your reward is the Stone Key. 5. Forlorn Straits - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 9 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: UNLOCK ENTRANCE TO RAM'S REST - Capture the fort, and a gate will open, this leads to Ram's Rest. 5.1 Ram's Rest - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 11 Sea Shells: 10 Objectives: OBTAIN RAM HEAD - Explore Ram's Rest until you are teleported to the South West Island. There you can find a buried chest containing this ship weapon. OBTAIN STAR 1 - There is a skeleton chest on Ram's Rest island, this contains the first star. 6. Buccaneer's Haunt - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 12 Sea Shells: 7 Objectives: OBTAIN MASK 2 - Sail to the North West Island, and unlock a regular chest that contains the second voodoo mask. OBTAIN MAP TO HERO'S REST - Sail to the South East island, and you will see a FMV in which Duncan the Blade gives you the map to Hero's Rest. After the FMV, open the chest to actually obtain the map. 7. Hero's Rest - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 11 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: FIND CRYSTAL HEART 2 - Sail to the Southern most island, and unlock the treasure chest containing the second crystal heart. FIND MARA'S GRAVE - See 7.1 OBTAIN BONESHANK SWORD - After defeating the skeleton, and approaching Mara's grave, you will see an FMV. After this, open the chest and you will recieve this sword upgrade. 7.1 One Angry Skeleton Sail to the North West island. On your way you will encounter this skeleton. To defeat him, simply jump attack him, then run away, and continue until he is defeated. Then proceed to the teleporter which takes you to Mara's grave. 8. Ghost Ship Fight - - - - - - - - - - - After the FMV with Katrina's mother, sail towards Forlorn Straights. You will be pulled into a battle with the ghost ship. If you've upgraded your ship to the best one possible, then you should easily take this guy out. Your reward is the Voodoo isles chart stone. 9. Dark Isle - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 7 Sea Shells: 5 Objectives: OBTAIN MAP TO ISLE DE LA GARRA - There is a chest on the Dark Isle that contains this. ENCOUNTER THE VOODOO MASTER - When you first go through the gate, the Voodoo Master curses you, and renders you helpless. Retreat, and it will unlock the Raven's View voodoo isle. DEFEAT THE VOODOO MASTER - See 9.1 9.1 Beating the Voodoo Master If you haven't completed the Shaman's quest, YOU CAN NOT BEAT THIS GUY. Go to Raven's View, collect all the head hunter masks, and return them to the shaman to obtain the voodoo doll that negates the curse. After that, defeating this guy isn't so bad, follow him closely, and keep attacking, and you should be fine. 10. Isla de la Garra - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 7 Sea Shells: 12 Objectives: OBTAIN MASK 3 - Explore the island and you will find the third mask in a regular chest. OBTAIN STAR 2 - If you fully explore Isle de la Garra, you should find a chest on the south west part of the island on a very high hill, containing the second star. 11. Raven's View - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 24 Sea Shells: 7 Objectives: OBTAIN VOODOO SHAMAN'S QUEST - Make your way to the top of the main island (the largest one) by navigating a series of teleporters. the Voodoo shaman will request for you to bring him 5 Voodoo masks to negate the Voodoo Master's curse. OBTAIN STAR 3 - Sail to the North East Island, there is a skull chest here that contains the third star. OBTAIN CRYSTAL HEART 3 - While Still on the North East Island, you will find a regular chest containing the third crystal heart. OBTAIN VOODOO MASK 4 - Take the teleporter on the first Island to the south west island. Here you will find a chest containing the fourth voodoo mask. 12. Gull Reef - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 14 Sea Shells: 9 Objectives: OBTAIN VOODOO ISLES MAP - Explore the Main Island of Gull Reef until you find a teleporter that will take you to a small Southern island. Here you will find a map that will unlock the remaining voodoo isles. 13. Vulcan's Belly - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 9 Sea Shells: 12 Objectives: OBTAIN THE SWORD DE LOAS - Navigate the island to the east until you come across a teleporter that will take you to the western part of the island. There you should find a chest containing the Sword de Loas 14. Parrot's Cove - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 10 Sea Shells: 1 Objectives: OBTAIN THE NEPTUNE FIGUREHEAD - Capture the fort in Parrot's Cove, and then navigate your ship through the winding path until you reach the dock. There you will recieve the Neptune Figure Head. 15. Crescent Island - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 5 Sea Shells: 4 Objectives: OBTAIN ORCHID 3 - It is reccomended that you defeat the fort here, or it will be a pain to dock without getting blown away. Once you land on the island, explore it fully, until you find a chest containing the third orchid. 16. Blue Shark Bay - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 7 Sea Shells: 10 Objectives: OBTAIN MASK 5 - On the North West island there is a regular treasure chest that contains the fifth and final head hunters mask. 17. Fjords of Frost - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 10 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: OBTAIN THE CRYSTAL KEY - Sail to the South Western large island, and face the Valkyrie - See 17.1 SOMETHING FUN - If you fight the Valkyrie (save first) and die without hitting her once, she will do a cheerleader dance that I suppose in its own weird way is an Easter Egg :) 17.1 Call of the Valkyrie - - - - - - - - - - - - - This is not a fun battle! If you don't have an ice tiki, and manage to beat her, please e-mail me your strategy. I use an ice tiki, and then hit her with my sword until she dies. The reward for defeating her is the crystal key. 18. Glacial Gulf - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 9 Sea Shells: 10 Objectives: LOSE CHART STONES - Land on the North East island (any island), and then return to your ship. You will see a FMV in which Duncan has stolen your chart stones and maps. OBTAIN STAR 4 - Travel to the North West Island, and explore until you find a skull chest containing the fourth star for the Posideon quest. DEFEAT DUNCAN - Travel around Glacial Gulf by ship, until you find his ship. Defeat it, and you will recieve your chart stones back, as well as a map to Winter Wolf Ridge. 19. Winter Wolf Ridge - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 6 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: OBTAIN JACK'S REWARD QUEST/MAP - Sail to the South West Island, and speak with Jack Frost. He will ask for something "warm". Head to the nearest smuggler, and buy the living fire for 10,000 doublons. Return to Jack with it, and you will recieve the map to Jack's Reward. OBTAIN ORCHID 4 - Travel to the large North East Island, and land on the Northern most dock. Explore this area until you find the fourth orchid (in a regular chest) OBTAIN KAT'S FOURTH SWORD - On the same North East Island, travel by ship to the Southern most dock. Here you will find a chest containing Kat's fourth sword. (It has the power to freeze enemies :) OBTAIN SPIKED BOOTS - Beside Kat's fourth sword you will find a teleporter that will take you to a small island where the spiked boots can be found within a chest. After getting them, return through the portal on top of the hill. 20. Frigid Plateau - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 3 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: OBTAIN ORCHID 5 - Sail to South East island, and open the regular treasure chest to find the last Mermaid's orchid. SLAY THE ICE DEMON - See 20.1 20.1 Frozen Beast This battle isn't fun if you don't have lots of fire Tiki's and the exploding fire flasks. After defrosting the Beast using either the flasks or a fire Tiki, he will attack you. Throw all your flasks at him, and then use your fire Tiki's. The rest should be a few swings, and this bad boy will go back to the ice from whence it came. Your reward for this is the Volcanic Isles Chart Stone. 21. Jack's Reward - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 9 Sea Shells: 15 Objectives: OBTAIN WOLF FIGUREHEAD - Traverse the difficult Jack's "Reward", and this will add to your reward at the end, just before the teleporter which returns you to your ship. This enables the ship to shoot ice bolts. MASSING GOLD - This isn't really important, but if you are in need of doublons, this is the place to stock up. Most of the chests here contain ungodly amounts of treasure, and can quickly give you enough money to top off your land and ship supplies. 22. Neptune's Reach - - - - - - - - - - Sail around this area, and Posideon will appear and give you the quest to find the five fallen stars, once you do this, return here and Posideon will reward you by giving you your mother's ship the Galleon. 23. Molten Labyrinth - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 3 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: OBTAIN CRYSTAL HEART 6 - On the last dock in the labyrinth (NE), you will find a throne where this Crystal heart can be obtained 24. Yellow Sail Ships - - - - - - - - - - - If you have already spoken with the Ghost Captain in Forlorn Straights, sail back and forth between the Molten Labyrinth and Hade's Pyre, until you are pulled into a battle with the Yellow Sail pirates. Defeat them, and return to the Ghost Captain to recieve the skeleton key. 25. Hade's Pyre - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 11 Sea Shells: 8 Objectives: OBTAIN MAP TO ISLE OF LIVING FIRE - Sail to the North East island, if you go in the Eastern direction, you will find the map to the isle of living fire. ENTRY TO FORGOTTEN FORGE - On the North East Island, head North West on land until you find a teleporter to take you to the Forgortten Forge OBTAIN STAR 5 - Sail to the North West island, and find the teleporter to take you to the South West Island. Here you will find a skull chest containing the last star. 25.1 Forgotten Forge - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 6 Sea Shells: 7 Objectives: OBTAIN THE SERPENT FIGUREHEAD - After taking the portal to get to the forge, follow the paths to the south, and you will find the regular chest containing the serpent figurehead (the most powerful ship weapon upgrade) 26. Isle of Living Fire - - - - - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 7 Sea Shells: 4 Objectives: OBTAIN THE SKULL COVE CHART STONE - See 26.1 26.1 Showdown with the Fire Beast ! This is one of the harder battles, before fighting it, it is reccomended that you stock up on hammers, powder kegs and mega kegs. You have to push the monster off of three cliffs in order to beat him. Do this by repeatedly throwing these things at him. Your reward is the final chart stone the one to Skull Cove !!! 27. Skull Cove - - - - - - - - Treasure Chests: 6 Sea Shells: 4 Objectives: OBTAIN CRYSTAL HEART 7 - Travel west on the island to find the treasure chest containing Kat's final heart piece. OBTAIN KAT'S FINAL SWORD - Travel east on the island to find the treasure chest containing Kat's most powerful sword, the AVENGE YOUR MOTHER - See 27.1 & 27.2 27.1 The Grand Finale Sea Battle If you have completed Neptune's Quest this will be MUCH easier. Attack Hawk's ship with everything you have, and don't forget to use your wood and sails if neccessary. After Hawk is sunk, sail to the dock and SAVE YOUR GAME! (Especially if you are on hard difficulty). 27.2 The Grand Finale ! If you have completed the Mermaid's quest this battle is a joke given all you've been through. Defeating Hawk is similar to fighting a suped-up Blackbeard. Just keep swinging and he should go down pretty easy. After Hawk goes down, you have to fight Hawk's demon. However, if you opened all of the treasure chests on your way here, you should have enough Tiki's to make short work of it. CONGRATULATIONS!!! You beat the game, sit back and enjoy the FMV's _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ | | | PART III: EASY REFERENCE | |_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ | 1. Chart Stone Locations - - - - - - - - - - - - - Haunted Isle Chart Stone: After getting the Scoundrel's Pit map to Ape Island, find Black Beard's hideout there, and defeat him to get this stone. (It opens all but one of the haunted isles) Voodoo Isle Chart Stone: After visiting Mara's grave at Hero's Rest, sail around the haunted isles until you engage in a battle with the ghost ship. Defeating this ship will get you the stone. (It unlocks the Dark Isle in the Voodoo isles area) Winter Isle Chart Stone: After collecting the five masks and removing the Voodoo master's curse by talking to the shaman at Raven's view, defeat the Voodoo master on the Dark Isle and gain this stone. (It unlocks all but one of the frozen isles) Volcanic Isle Chart Stone: Using a fire tiki to defrost the demon found in the Frigid plateau, defeat him, and you will recieve this chart stone. (It unlocks all but one of the volcanic isles) Skull Cove Chart Stone: defeat the demon on the Isle of Living Fire by throwing hammers and bombs at him, causing him to fall off three ledges, and this final chart tone is your reward. (It unlocks the final isle; Skull Cove) 2. Map Locations - - - - - - - - - Ape Island Map: Sail to the island directly south of the fort at Buccaneer Bay and find this chart within one of the chests Scoundrel's Pit Map: Destroy the fort at Ape Island, and dock there to recieve the map. Hero's Rest Map: Sail to the South East island where you will meet up with Duncan, recieve a FMV, and then open the treasure chest to recieve the map to Hero's Rest where Mara's grave can be found. Isla de la Garra Map and unlocking Raven's View: Found on the dark isle within a stone treasure chest (must have the stone key). Also, by attacking the Voodoo master and then retreating, Raven's View becomes unlocked as well. Gull Reef Map: After meeting with the Witch Doctor in Raven's View, take the teleporter you came from, and you will be beside a chest containing this map. Voodoo Isles Map: From the main island, find a teleporter that will take you to a tiny southern island where you will find a map to unlock the remaining voodoo isles Winter Wolf Ridge Map: To obtain this map you must sail to Glacial Gulf and dock on one of the ports. When you return to your ship, all your chart stones and maps will be stolen. You then must defeat Duncan the pirate on the seas, and you will recieve your old maps, as well as the map to Winter Wolf Ridge. Jack's Reward Map: To obtain this Map, you must have the special boots, and ascend the hill on the South West Island of Winter Wolf Ridge. Here you will meet Jack Frost, who asks you for "something warm". Head to the nearest smuggler, and buy the living fire for 10,000 doublons. Return to Jack with it, and you will recieve this Map. Isle of Living Fire Map: Sail to the North East island on Hade's Pyre, and explore towards the East where you will find a treasure chest containing this map. 3. Keys - - - - - Iron Key - Lonely Tomb - after going through the teleporter from Buccaneer Bay, this test is at the back of the tombs. Stone Key - Bay of Tears - to obtain this key sail to the North East island, where you will fight a giant crab. To defeat him, hit him in the eyes through jump attacks or special attacks, and then throw powder kegs at him to turn him over, attack him until he flips over again, then rinse and repeat. Your reward is the Stone Key. Crystal Key - Fjord's of Frost - to obtain this key sail to the largest island, where you will fight a Valkyrie. To defeat her, I reccomend using any Ice Tiki's you may have found, or any tiki that will do damage, as she will block most of your regular attacks. Your reward is the Crystal Key. Skeleton Key - Forlorn Straights - to obtain this key you must first speak with the ghost captain on the South East island of Forlorn Straights, Then you must travel around the Volcanic isles until you are pulled into a battle with the Yellow Sail pirates. After defeating them, return to the ghost captain and the skeleton key will be your reward. 4. Side Quests - - - - - - - - 4.1 Neptune's Quest: Recieved from Neptune's Reach after obtaining the chart stone to the Volcanic Isles. The quest is to collect 5 fallen stars. The reward is the final ship upgrade. Star 1 - Rams Rest - found close to your starting position in a skull chest. Star 2 - Isle De La Garra - found atop a high cliff on the South West part of the island in a regular chest. Star 3 - Raven's View - found on the North East island in a skull chest. Star 4 - Glacial Gulf - found on the Western-most island in a skull chest. Star 5 - Hade's Pyre - found on the South West island in a skull chest. 4.2 Mermaid's Quest: Recieved from the mermaid on the North East island of the Ape Island map. She requests 5 orchids and rewards Katrina with a Golden Harp that halves damage taken. Orchid 1 - Ape Island - Found on the main island on top of a cliff to the east of the starting dock. Orchid 2 - Bay of Tears - Found in a crystal chest on the North West Island. Orchid 3 - Crescent Isle - Orchid 4 - Winter Wolf Ridge - found on the center island in a regular chest. Orchid 5 - Frigid Plateau - found on the South West island in a regular chest. 4.3 Shaman's Quest: _AFTER_ going to Dark Isle _AND_ facing the voodoo master and being forced to retreat, Raven's View becomes open where the Voodoo shaman can be found. He is on top of the main island which is gotten to by following the path to a teleporter. He asks for 5 Voodoo masks and rewards you with a Voodoo doll which negates the Voodoo master's curse. Mask 1 - Bay of Tears - Found on the South East island. Mask 2 - Buccaneer's Haunt - Found on the North West island. Mask 3 - Isle De La Garra - Found in the center of the island after defeating several statue fighters. Mask 4 - Raven's View - Found on the South West island. Mask 5 - Blue Shark Bay - Found on the North West island. 4.4 Special Boots Quest: After obtaining access to the winter Isles, sail to Glacial Gulf. dock on the island to the North East, explore it, and return to the ship. Upon your return, there will be an FMV that explains that the chart stones have been stolen. Explore Glacial Gulf by sea, and sink all the ships until you sink Duncan's. You will then recieve the map to go to Winter Wolf Ridge, go there. The boots can be found through a series of teleporters starting with the one found on the southmost dock of the largest island. These boots will allow you to traverse icy patches without slipping. 5. Katrina's Crystal Hearts - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Crystal Hearts increase the amount of damage Katrina can withstand on Land. Heart 1 - Ape Island Heart 2 - Hero's Rest Heart 3 - Raven's View Heart 4 - ??? Heart 5 - ??? Heart 6 - Molten Labyrinth Heart 7 - Skull Cove 6. Katrina's Sword Upgrades - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - As Katrina obtains new swords, she will be able to deal more damage while on land. Original Sword - you start with this (does anyone know what it's called?) BoneShank Sword - Hero's Rest - You can't really miss this once considering that its part of the main quest, and there is an FMV just before you find it. Sword de Loas - Vulcan's Belly - search the south western part of the island to find this sword upgrade. ??? - Winter Wolf Ridge - Sail to the southern most dock of the main island in Winter Wolf Ridge, before the teleporter, there is a chest with this sword upgrade. ??? - Skull Cove - you get this in the large collection of chests before the final battle. 7. Katrina's Ship Upgrades - - - - - - - - - - - - - - All Ship upgrades can be bought with the exception of the last one. They are available as Katrina hits various exploration points throughout the game. They provide More cannons (must be purchased) and allow Kat's ship to sustain more damage. Galleon - (Neptune's Quest) 8. Ship Power Weapon Locations - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - After firing enough times, the yellow orb on the bottom left of the screen will become filled. This indicates that Kat can fire her super weapon by pressing the X button. Dolphin Head - you start with it - fires all cannons at once Lion Head - Scoundrel's Pit - blows wind at a ship, forcing it back Ram Head - Ram's Rest - allows the ship to do more damage and take less from head on collisions. (doesn't require the power up to be used) Neptune Head - Parrot's Cove - fires lightning bolts Wolf Head - Jack's Reward - fires ice blasts Serpents Head - Forgotten Hellforge - fires fire blasts _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ PART IV: THANKS Just thought I'd thank CjayC for this great site And I'll thank Westwood Studios for this great game On a side not, if anyone is interested in adding anything to the FAQ or converting the controls so that it can be posted for the ps2 please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org