# Hint giver

The hint giver is an NPC that resides in Somerset Square. The hint giver present is class dependent:

- Gadgeteer: Multivac Computation, Inc.
- Elemental: Lee's Heating and Cooling
- Psion: Charles Xenophon's Office
- Naturalist: Grizzly's Body Shop

The hint giver will give you a hint for either 20 chips or 2 minutes of your time.

Visiting the hint giver in Somerset Square after reaching 875 xp (almost level 4) or more will initiate Plumbing the Depths.

Approaching the hint giver after reaching 33,400 xp (halfway between level 10 and level 11) will initiate Rejected Rogue Ranch Rascals Require Retribution. After completing Rejected Rogue Ranch Rascals Require Retribution, if you approach the hint giver with items from Rejected Rogue Ranch you can exchange them for other items. You get an inventory of the items you have:

1 ingot / X ingots

1 caliper / X calipers

1 rod / X rods

1 lanyard / X lanyards

1 goblet / X goblets

1 phone / X phones

1 whisker / X whiskers

Only items for which you have the materials are displayed:

Choose an Item | Price | Details |
---|---|---|

Vectored Visor of Virtuous Verisimilitude | 2 ingots 1 whisker 1 lanyard 1 rod |
Helmet Power: 60 |

Diamond Dagger of Derring-Do | 2 calipers 1 ingot 1 whisker 1 rod |
Melee weapon (Slashing, small) Power: 120 |

Billowing Blouse of Boisterous Bravery | 2 whiskers 1 lanyard 1 goblet 1 rod |
Shirt Power: 60 |

Gilded Gauntlets of Gripping Greatness | 2 goblets 1 caliper 1 phone 1 rod |
Gloves Power: 12 |

Plated Pantaloons of Pretentious Potency | 2 lanyards 1 phone 1 ingot 1 rod |
Pants Power: 60 |

Stiletto Shoes of Stealthy Subtlety | 2 goblets 1 phone 1 lanyard 1 rod |
Boots Power: 12 |

Reticulated Roundel of Ribald Resoluteness | 2 phones 1 whisker 1 lanyard 1 rod |
Offhand Item Power: 40 |

Wolfram Watch of Wary Wisdom | 2 ingots 1 caliper 1 goblet 1 rod |
Accessory Level Required: 10 |

Clasped Cape of Compassionate Confrontation | 2 calipers 1 phone 1 whisker 1 rod |
Accessory Level Required: 10 |

Universal Unitard of Ultimate Utility | 1 ingot 1 caliper 1 lanyard 1 goblet 1 phone 1 whisker 2 rods |
Full-body suit Power: 120 |

* Combat and noncombat chances can only be increased up to a maximum of 20% in either direction. | ||

*** Maximum time benefit of -60 seconds, total, including Heroic Efficiency. |

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