YS IX – Monstrum Nox : Scam On The Lam (Side Quest) Guide

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Scam On The Lam is one of the many side quests that you can complete within Ys IX: Monstrum Nox

It involves chasing yet another thief (It follows on from the Pickpocket Pursuit). It can be found and completed during Chapter 5 – Raging Bull’s Treasure

  • CLIENT: Coliseum Staff
  • DEADLINE: Long
  • PRIORITY: 1/3 (1 Star)
  • REWARD: 
  • LOCATION: Entertainment District
  • CHAPTER: Chapter 5 – Raging Bull’s Treasure
  • You can pick up this side quest whilst in the Entertainment District
  • Apparently there has been a few shady individuals lurking about involved in some illegal gambling.
  • After the scene and not too far away from the Coliseum Staff (check your map as it should be marked on there)
  • You should notice two suspicious men talking about the Coliseum and an upcoming Strongman Event
  • During the scene one of the men will run off, it is now our job to give chase! Remember to sprint (L1 – Playstation)
  • Successfully capture the culprit in order to complete the quest. You will get 4000 Gold for your efforts


Apparently, a con artist gambler has been skulking around the coliseum. Maybe there’s something we can do to help


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