Glyph Hanger  

Start Area: Windurst Waters
Start NPC:Hariga-Origa (F - 8)
Related Areas:West Sarutabaruta
Min Level:1
Max Level:75
(Average from 19 ratings)
Items Required:Note From Hariga-Origa
Note From Ipupu
Items Granted:Map of Horutoto Ruins
Last Updated: Sun Mar 30 18:13:17 2008

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While transcribing an ancient manuscript, Hariga-Origa chanced upon a glyph that he cannot read. He wants you to track down Ipupu, a specialist in paleography, and hand her a note that contains the unknown letter.


Talk to Hariga-Origa in the West tower of the Optistery in Windurst Waters to begin this quest. He will give you the key item: Note from Hariga-Origa.

Next, head out to to the tower between (I-8) and (J-8) in West Sarutabaruta. There are two NPCs standing in this tower's entrance area, Ipupu is one of them. Speak to her to get the key item: Note From Ipupu. Take this back to Hariga-Origa to finish the quest and receive your reward.

Quest Series

This quest is part of a series of quests offered by the Optistery. See the list below to find out which quest comes next.


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# Aug 20 2008 at 7:48 PM Rating: Decent
this is a very easy quest to do if ur in windy![poll]
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worth doing asap
# Apr 08 2007 at 3:42 PM Rating: Decent
this qust dose not take long at all and is worth getting if your in windurst water
Idiot Kosara
# Jan 31 2007 at 2:54 PM Rating: Decent
OMG kill myself, I went to closest tower went inside didn't see him so I went to tower at far Northwest corner of West Sarutabaruta went through cracked wall and almost died. I checked this walked inside the tower, didn't go to the ruins, and saw Ipupu. I almost started beating my head into a wall, I'm an idiot.
# Jan 24 2006 at 10:39 AM Rating: Decent
do i need high fame for this quest?
RE: ....
# Apr 16 2006 at 3:29 PM Rating: Decent
nope.... sooooooooooooo easy for lvl 1-4
Easy quest
# Oct 21 2005 at 12:35 PM Rating: Excellent
NPC to finish this quest is in the tower closest to West Sarutabaruta->windy waters zone.
My two cents.
# Apr 05 2005 at 9:29 AM Rating: Decent
Glyph Hanger - This is the easiest quest ever.

Start by getting the quest from the guards at any gate, the North Gate in Windurst Waters is the closest to the Opistery, which is where you are told to go. In the west tower of the Opistery in Windurst Waters,(F-5) talk to Hariga-Origa, the first NPC you will see when you walk through the door. He will tell you to find Ipupu in West Sarutabaruta. Go to the tower halfway between I-8 and J-8, just go out the North Gate and the tower is right there on your left. Ipupu will joke around and decipher the ruin. And tell you to go back to Hariga-Origa, who talks some nonsense for a bit and eventually rewards you with a Map of the Horutoto Ruins.

Edited, Tue Apr 5 10:31:50 2005
RE: My two cents.
# Jun 03 2005 at 2:01 PM Rating: Decent
its not a mission you don't need to talk to any guards...
ez to find him
# Jan 28 2005 at 6:07 PM Rating: Decent
USE WIDE SCAN!! It's the eziest way to find anything
# Dec 30 2004 at 3:43 AM Rating: Excellent
44 posts
So am I really the only one who laughs at the name Ipupu?(hehe)
RE: Hehe
# Jul 09 2005 at 9:39 AM Rating: Decent
33 posts
Uh, dude. I agree that a name that sounds like "I poo poo" is funny. But I wouldn't post that with a name that sounds like "**** M" lol
RE: Hehe
# Feb 04 2005 at 5:26 PM Rating: Decent
205 posts
I actually didn't sound out the name till you pointed it out. Now I can't stop saying it out loud, thanks
Clearing This Up
# Oct 27 2004 at 1:41 PM Rating: Excellent
Ok, I sense a lot of confusion on this topic of "Where's Hariga-Origa". I will make it simple for all of you who can't process more than one thing at a time in your brain. Follow these steps to find him.

5. GO THERE (F-8)
7. <t> = Hariga-Origa

Pretty simple, I hope this helps.
# Jul 10 2004 at 7:05 PM Rating: Decent
Easiest Quest Ever.

I did this at level one, it takes abou a minute and a half irl

The opistery is the building on the left side of the archway leading from Windurst water to west sarabataru
Every body should complete
# Feb 22 2004 at 8:04 PM Rating: Excellent
This is a very simple quest but very important. Complete this quest , you will get the important map.
# Feb 16 2004 at 2:26 AM Rating: Default
the map they give is and location is combined section... go to top section that is where oristary is.. easy to find from there
RE: blah
# Jun 15 2004 at 7:27 PM Rating: Decent
Opistery you mean. The Orastery is in Port, Opistery is in Waters.

Two Towers
# Jan 09 2004 at 9:08 PM Rating: Default
Doesnt mean two buildings, two SECTIONS. As in the left and right side of your brain.
# Jan 03 2004 at 11:12 PM Rating: Default
There are not two Opisteries. There is an Opistery in W. Waters, and an ORASTORY in W. Port.
# Dec 23 2003 at 5:15 PM Rating: Default
I must say that this Hariga-Origa is the hardest NPC to find...i've searched all over Windurst Waters and i've never found him...IMHO...BS! I wonder if they've changed it when they patched the game...
# Dec 15 2003 at 10:22 AM Rating: Default
there is no such thing in w waters. H-12 would be the exit. I cant find the optistery... only have a rinopstery or something, but no such npc in there...
RE: How
# Feb 16 2004 at 4:12 PM Rating: Default
yah dude, there is 2 parts to windurst waters, and one part contains the opistery
RE: How
# Dec 16 2003 at 11:02 PM Rating: Default
He's in F8, not H12
Reading the Map
# Nov 19 2003 at 3:58 AM Rating: Default
How do I see the map after I got it? I know I can find the map under the "Key Items" Menu, but how do i open it to see? :)
RE: Reading the Map
# Dec 02 2003 at 10:39 PM Rating: Decent
look at your Key Items and see if the map is listed there.
RE: Reading the Map
# Nov 23 2003 at 1:38 PM Rating: Default
You have to be in the dungeon and open the map, just like opening the map to view Windurst. FYI: one of the dungeon entrances is right where Ipupu is.
RE: Reading the Map
# Nov 23 2003 at 11:14 PM Rating: Default
Ok! thanks!
# Nov 10 2003 at 4:57 PM Rating: Decent
Oh brother.

Here goes: The Optistry is in Windurst Waters. It is easy to find, it's on your MAP. The Optistry is made up of two towers, an east and a west tower. Hariga-Origa is in the WEST tower, he is the FIRST NPC you will see when you walk in the door.

Once you talk to him and he gives you the quest, you will need to go to West Sarutabaruta. The tower (as already posted) is halfway between I-8 and J-8. There are two NPCs in this tower, Ipupu is one of them.

The Windurst MISSION "The Horutoto Ruins Experiment" takes place in East Sarutabaruta. It has nothing to do with the Windurst QUEST "Glyph Hanger."
RE: Clarification
# Dec 04 2003 at 7:38 AM Rating: Decent
Thank hope you didnt mind i send in the correction request.
where's that taru
# Nov 05 2003 at 8:33 PM Rating: Default
I cant find anyone named Hariga-Origa in the Opistery
# Nov 01 2003 at 12:06 PM Rating: Decent
You can find Ipupu if you go to West Sarutabaruta and travel to the tower at I-9.
RE: corrections
# Nov 01 2003 at 2:52 PM Rating: Decent
The tower is in the middle of I-8 and J-8.
A bit innacurate
# Nov 01 2003 at 11:40 AM Rating: Decent
The name of this Mission is "Glyph Hanger".

Talk to Hariga-Origa in the Opistery (the building with the high arch to get into West Sarbrutara. Leave under that arch and out the gate. Head straight out and a little left to the huge tower with a small open doorway in front. Ipupu is on the left side against the wall right next to the door. Talk to him and he we decipher the ruin after some joking. Return to Hariga-Origa to hear some confusing reading and be rewarded with a Map of Hortutu Ruins. Now you are allready to do Mission 1!
Where is Ipupu
# Nov 01 2003 at 6:23 AM Rating: Decent
Been looking everywhere in W. Sataburata. Can someone note the GRID this NPC is at.
RE: Where is Ipupu
# Nov 01 2003 at 2:47 PM Rating: Decent
In West Sarutabaruta right in the middle of I-8 and J-8(on your map) there is an entrance to a dungeon. At the entrance there are 2 nps, one of them is Ipupu.
Two quests
# Nov 01 2003 at 5:05 AM Rating: Default
There are two quests. The first quest you get from Gate Guards and it starts you on the "Best of the West" Mission set. Your first mission is to go to the Eastern Tower of the Horutoto ruins. Before you go you are asked to stop by the Opistery where you get this quest. Hariga is in the Opistery and he asks you to find Ipupu while you are out there.
# Oct 31 2003 at 7:49 PM Rating: Default
u get the quest assigned to by guards at a gate...cant remember which one, west i believe, then u to the opistery. its called the horutoto expirement also
# Oct 31 2003 at 7:34 PM Rating: Default
definately having a hard time finding this person that gives the quest....
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