While most places in Calradia are unremarkable, some locations have strange sights to behold.
Bulugha Castle has a permanent guest...
The fief of Glunmar has an interesting collection...
Hidden in several places in Calradia are parts of a set of "Strange" equipment. Full spoilers follow.
Look in the dirt piles opposite the church to find a half-buried chest containing the Strange Armor and Strange Short Sword.
From the main crossroads, turn left past the merchant's shop and turn right, then turn right again to face a small recess between the buildings. The chest is hidden in the bushes here. This chest contains the Strange Helm and Strange Great Sword. (In Warband you must also add "chest_a" to Tihr, as described in the entry for Jelkala below to obtain the full set)
Originally, Jelkala had a chest containing the Strange Sword and Strange Boots. This chest is no longer accessible under normal conditions. It can be restored using edit mode. To use edit mode:
- Open MB
- Open the Configure menu in the starting window
- Tick Start Windowed in the Video and Enable Edit Mode in Advanced
Now load a savegame and go to Jelkala. There take a walk in the street. Press+ to activate edit mode. Will appear a window with a list of objects, and you will be able to move the camera with .
Move the camera where you want to place the chest (any place is okay, just your character will have to reach it) and search for chest_a in the list below. Select it, toggle Place Object and double click on the entry. This will make the chest appear. Press+ again to exit edit mode, reach the chest and grab the strange items.
If you want to keep the chest there, you are done. If you don't like a chest in the middle of the street, just press the chest (it'll be highlited) and press . Then + and back to the game. The items will remain in your inventory. Configure MB as it was before to return to optimal performance.+ again,
The complete set
Here is what the complete set looks like.