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So When I talk to this guy and he goes hostile every guard in Neketaka goes hostile as well forcing me to kill everyone and lose an insurmountable amount of reputation points. Is this supossed to happen?

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Guards will go hostile if any one of them gets hit with an AoE spell


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Since you're doing Dessiral's bounties, a quick heads-up: the Katrenn bounty in Sacred Stair suffers from the exact same issue, but it's much worse because her bodyguards like to cook bystanders in AoE fire.

 

Either take her out by herself and run or try to lure the group to a place where there are no NPCs (which may be somewhat harder).

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They also go hostile if an enemy hits them. This could get fixed. Also that bystanders flee and don't run into the fights as if it's a dinner party. ;)

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Oops, I just posted about this issue above (I even looked to make sure there wasn't a thread and somehow missed this).

 

For me, it happens every single time I attempt the fight in turn-based mode, and it doesn't seem to trigger as a result of anything attack-related. In fact, a couple of times I've tried it the guards come dashing in from off-screen, where I don't even think it would've been possible for one of them to get hit. It is...not great. I'm on about my 12th attempt to no avail.

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I'm at this quest too.

First tried Katrenn, then skipped her to come back later (with the alternative of waiting for her at the west entrance).

 

But, I got this very same problem with the imp.

And, actually, when people say no AOE spell, they mean it, this includes buff spells as well.

In a fight the 1st thing I do is a +might buff with Xoti.

Reloaded, did not do the buff, and the guards did not aggro.

I could use disintegrate from Serafen though (which is a single target spell).

 

So, just use weapon, single target, attack (I did not try with AOE weapon attack, this may also trigger the guards) or single target spells.

 

[Edit] For Katrenn, the automatons do AOE spells. So did her with waiting to the west up to 8PM, clicked her to start conversation, wait the automatons exit the screen, choose attack. But still, do not do any AOE spells (even buff).

Edited by Imarion

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This is a bug that should be fixed or relocate them where is less agro from the guards!

Trial of Iron

Path of the Damned

This is much harder with everything buffed and can't complete it!

 

The guards also agro if you decide to take out the group pressuring Bertenno for payment in "Velvet Glove, Brass Fist" quest.

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Can confirm that this is still bugged, and a huge pain in Turn-Based. You can engage the imps while the guards aren't there ... but since you're stuck in turns and the guards aren't, they keep patrolling, and will eventually walk back to your area, and as long as they are nearby, they seem to have a random chance to start attacking you.

EDIT: I did finally manage to pull it off, placed my group on the bridge above and ran the enemies toward me. However, while there, a Wealthy Gentleman NPC spawned on the bridge and immediately called for the guards while he cowered. Fortunately none of them heard him. So my guess is ... certain NPCs wandering around are the culprits which trigger the guards?

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