Caphras’ Journal became part of the Adventure Log on Oct 7, 2020. Caphras Record Journal consists of 4 books that require you to complete goals in exchange for Caphras Stones.

 

Caphras Journal Requirements:

  • level 58+
  • complete Kamasylvia + O’dyllita I main questline
  • complete Black Spirit quest Adventure Log: Alustin’s Alchemy Journal ( , > Quest > Suggested)

Completing all 4 books within Caphras Journal rewards 300 total Caphras Stones.

 

Caphras’ Adventure Log Basics:

  • View Caphras’ Adventure Log Menu: press Esc > Adventure > Adventure Log Bookshelf
  • Completing one Book, opens up the next Book in the series (Book 2 is first, then 3, 1, and 4)
  • When an Adventure Log’s Goal (quest) is completed, it will receive a sparkly highlight. Click it to receive your reward.
  • A completion stamp will cover the reward, if you have already received it.
  • Goals can be completed in any order within a Book. (a few require consecutive: noted below)

Caphras Journal Rewards with Caphras Stones

  • Book 1:
    • #1: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #2: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #3: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #4: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #5: +20 Caphras Stones
  • Book 2:
    • #1: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #2: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #3: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #4: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #5: +10 Caphras Stones

  • Book 3:
    • #1: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #2: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #3: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #4: +10 Caphras Stones
    • #5: +10 Caphras Stones
  • Book 4:
    • #1: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #2: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #3: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #4: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #5: +20 Caphras Stones
    • #6: +20 Caphras Stones

 

———— TOTALS ———–

  • Book 1:  +80 Caphras Stones (complete 3rd)
  • Book 2:  +50 Caphras Stones (complete 1st)
  • Book 3:  +50 Caphras Stones (complete 2nd)
  • Book 4:  +120 Caphras Stones (complete 4th)
  • TOTAL:  +300 Caphras Stones

Caphras Journal Chapter & Caphras Reward List (Detailed)

 

Chapter Caphras Caphras Journal Goal Text Notes
1 1 10 Find the Luthraghon wandering in a corrupt place. Chat with an NPC named Luthraghon, east of Muiquinn, in SE Valencia desert
1 2 10 Break the seal of the Ancient Magic Tome in Tariff. complete Chapter 3 first to aquire an item from Zahad. Then complete a mini-game in Tariff
1 3 20 Get the Ancient Magic Tome from Zahad of Valencia complete quest by answering 3 questions from Zahad <Smuggler> at night. Costs 150 Energy.
1 4 20 Complete all Knowledge in the Shadow of O’dylitta category Knowledge (H) > Character > People of O’dyllita > Shadow of Odyllita
1 5 20 Go back to where Caphras first arrived in the world Go back to the Kamasylve tree in Grana and interact with an object called “Dark Shadow”
Caphras’ Adventure Log Book 2
2 1 10 Go to the place where Caphras arrived first when he came to this world. interact with “Caphras Memory” object inside the Kamasylve Tree in Grana city.
2 2 10 Hunt ferocious beasts in Navarn Steppe kill 150 Feather Wolves in Navarn Steppe
2 3 10 Sell goods from the east in Valencia City. Purchase a Trade item called “Eastern Culture” from the <Trade Manager> of Altinova. Deliver it to the Trade Manager of Valencia City.
2 4 10 Obtain all knowledge in Valencia City Expedition Log Category. Obtain all knowledge in Valencia (Great Desert) category. Complete 2 Knowledge Categories: Topography > Valencia > Valencia (Great Desert) and Adventure Journal > Valencia Journal > Valencia City Expedition Log
2 5 10 Execute the beasts in the jail. kill 3,000 monsters in Pila Ku Jail, SE Valencia
Caphras’ Adventure Log Book 3
3 1 10 Combine the items of the followers to obtain the ring. Hunt mobs in Cadry Ruins until you obtain enough Blue Rings to use the 3 Cadry Pieces you need. 2 Pieces are very rare, but you can craft them from Blue Rings to make a Ring of the Cadry Guardian.
3 2 10 Follow his trace in Velia. Velia quest chain: Gather 100 Corn for Zaaira <General Goods Vendor> Then give 10 Titanium Ore, 100 Powder of Crevice, 1,000 Black Stone Powder to Alustin.
3 3 10 Learn about Cron Castle Gold Coin. Learn about Fall of Cron Castle. Learn about the Cron Castle’s Altar. Learn 3 different Knowledge topics in Velia
3 4 10 Locate where Caphras was once sunk in. Dive underwater to find an object outside Port Epheria
3 5 10 Learn about his past on Iliya Island. complete quest “Caphras’ Lady” for Diega on Illya Island
Caphras’ Adventure Log Book 4
4 1 20 Find a present for the daughter Interact with “Caphras Memory” object located on Iliya Island, inside the walled coutyard of the building behind Barabara <Work Supervisor>
4 2 20 Give the present to the daughter of Caphras take the item you obtained from chapter 4.1 (Rusted Hairband) to Orwen, located just outside the entrance to Serendia Shrine dungeon, where Kzarka spawns.
4 3 20 Go to Caphras’ Laboratory Interact with “Dark Shadow” object located inside the secret laboratory within Caphras Cave
4 4 20 Destroy the Cadry Group.
Aquire the Knowledge of the black figure made by the Cadry.
kill 3,000 Cadry mobs and obtain knowledge on Cadry Summoning Stone
4 5 20 Console the soul at the highest point of Valencia City Interact with “Caphras Memory” on a wall near the palace gardens of Valencia City
4 6 20 Complete the third illusion in the Altar of Blood To enter the Altar of Blood, you must complete a questline starting with [Altar of Blood] Yaz and the Mountain of Sanctity.

 

Caphras Journal: Book 2.1 | A Step to a New World

Requirement:

  • Go to the place where Caphras arrived first when he came to this world.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

Your destination is an object called, “Caphras Memory”

It is located along the pathway inside the Kamsylve tree in Grana city.

It will be invisible and you will have to walk upon it for it to show, unless you have a quest item on you to make it light up. (Caphras’ Journal from the O’dyllita main quest line called “[O’dyllita] Caphras’ Journal“)

 

BDO Caphras Memory Location inside Kamasylve Tree

Caphras Journal: Book 2.2 | Spreading Nightmare

Requirement:

  • Hunt ferocious beasts in Navarn Steppe

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips: Kill 150 Feather Wolves. They are located inside Navarn Steppe, Kamasylvia. You do NOT need the <Wild> ones that you hunt with a matchlock.

Thanks to somethinglovely.net for the map!

BDO Navarn Steppe Location Map

Caphras’ Log: Book 2.3 | Rising Black Sun

Requirement:

  • Sell goods from the east in Valencia City.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

 

 

Goal Tips:

  • Purchase a Trade item called “Eastern Culture” from the <Trade Manager> of Altinova. Deliver it to the Trade Manager of Valencia City. No Trade skill required. You can NOT transport it via the <Storage Keeper> because it expires in 24 hours. I recommend placing it in the inventory of your horse, or it will severly limit your movement. On your horse, trade items will disable the Sprint skill, but it’s still a decent speed. Or you can use a nice trade wagon. Great Desert travel is quicker with a camel or Dine.

PURCHASE:

Eastern Culture

Quina <Trade Manager>

Location: Altinova

 

DELIVER TO:

Burita Allon <Trade Manager>

Location: Valencia City

Caphras’ Log: Book 2.4 | In the Flood of Knowledge

Requirement:

  • Obtain all knowledge in Valencia City Expedition Log Category. Obtain all knowledge in Valencia (Great Desert) category.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

Press H key to view Knowledge

  • Topography > Valencia > Valencia (Great Desert)
  • Adventure Journal > Valencia Journal > Valencia City Expedition Log

 

Knowledge: Valencia (Great Desert)

This knowledge category is fairly easy, but there is some travel that will take time. Just talk to different NPCs, mostly Node Managers.

The table below gives the closest city and node to each NPC.

As a bonus, you get a 3 Max Energy reward.

 

Icon NPC Knowledge Info Node City Zone
Sameh
<Node Management>
Ibellab Oasis Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Remi Tara
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Fast Valencia City SW Valencia City Area
Aidja
<Node Management>
Valencia Castle Site Valencia City NE Valencia City Area
Takur
Valencia City SW Valencia City SW Valencia City Area
Pilgrim
25 energy Location Image: imgur.com Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Sincerity Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Siriya Min
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Obedience Ancado Inner Harbor Valencia: W sands
Al Hamid
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Haven Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Tarik
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Humility Muiquun Valencia: W sands
Saimar
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Sincerity Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Pilgrim
Location Image: imgur.com Central Cantusa Arehaza Town Valencia: E sands
Dian
<Node Management>
Pligrim’s Sanctum: Purity Muiquun Valencia: E sands
Priest
Travel Directions: near node manager far NW of the node icon, N of the crescents hunting ground
Location Image: imgur.com
Crescent Mountains Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Inaha
<Node Management>
Ancado Inner Harbor Ancado Inner Harbor Valencia NE
Mohana
<Node Management>
Valencia Castle Valencia City NE Valencia City Area
Madun
<Adventurer>
Pilgrim’s Haven Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Aidja
<Node Management>
Knowledge also obtained through: Atosa
Node: Akman
City: Sand Grain Bazaar
Zone: Valencia: W sands
Valencia Castle Site Valencia City NE Valencia City Area
Desert Fogan Scout
<Node Management>
Travel Directions: Node manager is far N of the icon, N of the naga hunting grounds Desert Naga Temple Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Akhram
<Node Management>
Rakshan Observatory Valencia City NW Valencia City Area
Semica
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Abstinence Sand Grain Bazaar Valencia: W sands
Osman
<Node Management>
Travel Directions: node manager is a bit E of node icon Ancado Coast Ancado Inner Harbor Valencia NE
Samaya
<Node Management>
Pilgrim’s Sanctum: Sharing Valencia City SW Valencia: W sands

 

Knowledge: Valencia City Expedition Log

H > Adventure Journal > Valencia Journal > Valencia City Expedition Log

As a bonus, you get a 1 Max Energy reward.

A few of these knowledges are obtained via completing the Valencia main quest line. The rest are seperate quest lines and dialog.

 

Icon NPC Hint Black Desert Knowledge Guide Node City Zone
Torenandu
<Bashim Chief>
[Quest]
Torrenandu’s Declaration of War
Knowledge: The Dignified Mien of Katan
Valencia Main Quest #1: [Valencia] In Search of the Eastern Sand Kingdom
Bashim Base Altinova Valencia W
Ganahan
[Quest]
The Royal Palace of Valencia
Knowledge: The Royal Palace of Valencia
Requires Quest: The Royal Palace of Valencia
Quest Chain #1: Light Illuminating the Bazaar
Valencia City SE Valencia City SE Valencia City Area
Purajin
<Material Vendor>
Valencia Royal Palace Little Library Knowledge: A Camel for Nerasabi
Requires Quest: Good Choice
Quest Chain #1: Preparing for Marumin’s Day
Valencia City NW Valencia City NW Valencia City Area
Tatar
<Lake Keeper>
[Dialogue]
Tatar
Knowledge: Legend of Lake Valencia
Required Quest: [Valencia] The Founding Legend (talk to him again after completing this quest.)
Valencia City SW Valencia City SW Valencia City Area
Tamayeta
[Quest]
Traditional Ritual for Abundance and Rain
Knowledge: Traditional Ritual for Abundance and Rain
Requires Quest: Traditional Ritual for Abundance and Rain
Quest Chain #1: Light Illuminating the Bazaar
Valencia City NE Valencia City NE Valencia City Area
Yan
<Guild Manager>
[Dialogue]
Yan
Knowledge: Cadria Elephant
Requires 100 energy
Valencia City SE Valencia City SE Valencia City Area
Tatar
<Lake Keeper>
[Quest]
Wake-Up Juice
Knowledge: Tatar’s Wake-Up Juice
Quest Chain #1: [Valencia] In Search of Valencia City
Valencia City SW Valencia City SW Valencia City Area

 

Alustin’s Log: Book 2.5 | Unjust Imprisonment

Requirement:

  • Execute the beasts in the jail.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • kill 3,000 monsters in Pila Ku Jail

 

Thank you to somethinglovely.net for the map! View there.

BDO Pila Ku Jail Grinding Spot
Ring of Cadry Guardian

 
Cadry Ring Pattern:

BDO Cadry Ring Pattern

 

Cadry Ring Pattern How-To:

  • Cadry’s Piece – Blue Ring
    • rare drop from Cadry Fighter (.2%)
    • most common Cadry’s Piece
  • Cadry’s Piece – Ruby Ornament
BDO Cadry Ring: Red Piece Pattern

 

  • Cadry’s Piece – Obsidian Decoration
BDO Cadry Ring Obsidian Piece Pattern

Caphras’ Log: Book 3.1 | Regained Freedom

Requirement:

  • Combine the items of the followers to obtain the ring.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • hunt mobs in Cadry Ruins until you obtain enough Blue Rings to use the 3 Cadry Pieces you need. 2 Pieces are very rare, but you can craft them from Blue Rings to make a Ring of the Cadry Guardian.

 

BDO Cadry Ruins Map

Thank you to somethinglovely.net for the map! View there.

Alustin’s Log: Book 3.2 | For Lord Hadum

Requirement:

  • Follow his trace in Velia.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • complete a questline of 3 different quests, starting in Velia

Quest #1: Remnant’s of Someone

1. – Remnants of Someone

 

Obtain from Zaairia the <Material Vendor> of Velia.

ObtainCorn x100

There are many corn fields around Velia.

You MUST gather them yourself and not purchase them.

Bring a hoe for better results!

After turning in the quest, Chat with Zaairia and “Ask more about Caphras”

Thanks to bdocodex for the corn map! View there.

BDO Corn Map

Quest #2: Traces He Left

2. – Traces He Left

Give the Caphras Gemstone from the first quest to Alustin in Velia. He will require the following items:

Titanium Ore x10

Powder of Crevice x100

Black Stone Powder x1000

You can purchase these easily on the Markeplace right now.

 

Quest #3: Tragedy Revealed

3. – Tragedy Revealed

The final quest from Alustin requires you to talk to two differnet NPCs.

1. Give Caphras Powder to Alustin’s daughter Eileen <General Goods Vendor>
2. Give Caphras Essence to Alustin

Eileen <General Goods Vendor>

Alustin’s Log: Book 3.3 | Clash of Greeds

Requirement:

  • Learn about Cron Castle Gold Coin. Learn about Fall of Cron Castle. Learn about the Cron Castle’s Altar.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • learn 3 Knowledge topics – make sure you have 15 available Energy and a fishing rod.
Type Icon NPC Knowledge Info Node City Zone
Academics > Alchemy I Cron Castle Altar
<Node Management>
Knowledge: Cron Castle’s Altar
Costs Energy (5)
Travel Directions: SW tower on the sea, across the bridge
Cron Castle Velia Eastern Balenos
Academics > History I Tranan Underfoe <Blacksmith>
Knowledge: Fall of Cron Castle
Amity: (500), Energy (10)
Velia Velia Eastern Balenos
Life Skill > Crafting > Installment Tools I Igor Bartali <Chief>
Knowledge: Cron Castle Gold Coin
Quest Chain #1: Abelin, the Fishing Boy
Requires Quest: Catching Mackerel (complete quest, then talk to Abelin)
Velia Velia Eastern Balenos

 

Caphras’ Log: Book 3.4 | Into the Cold Sea

Requirement:

  • Locate where Caphras was once sunk in.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Swim to find an object called ” Caphras Memory” on the sea floor, outside Port Epheria. Look for a pink clam and a glowing blue object next to it.
BDO Caphras Memory Underwater Map

Caphras Journal: Book 3.5 | Return to the World

Requirement:

  • Learn about his past on Iliya Island.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • complete a quest from Diega, located on Iliya Island. She will give you a Caphras – Tome of Light and Shadow, which opens Book 1 of Caphras’ Record.

Caphras’ Journal: Book 1.1 | Inescapable Fate

Requirement:

  • Find the Luthraghon wandering in a corrupt place.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Chat with an NPC named Luthraghon, east of Muiquinn, in SE Valencia desert. Luthraghon is located east of Muiquinn, up the stairs and then turn right down a dark passage way. View city location on somethinglovely.net (SE section of the Great Desert. Bring a compass!) Run straight past any hostile citizens.
BDO Caphras Journal: Luthraghon Location Map

Caphras’ Journal: Book 1.2 | Hope that Cannot be Lost

Requirement:

  • Break the seal of the Ancient Magic Tome in Tariff.

Reward:

  • 10x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Skip forward to Chapter 1.3, in order to obtain Ancient Magic Tome to complete this chapter.
  • Make sure you are NOT in a party
  • Travel to Tariff, in western Mediah
  • Go inside an abandoned house and interact with an object called “Forbidden Books” (Floating books in the middle of the room)
  • Give Ancient Magic Tome + 50 Energy to begin mini-game
  • use AOE to destroy smaller blue lights that appear surrounding the central light
  • Upon success, you will see a message: “With the seal broken, the intense light breaks forth, shining everywhere”
  • interact with “Caphras Memory” object
  • If you fail and need another Ancient Magic Tome, to try again, chat with Black Spirit (W) and give him 50 Energy to aquire another Ancient Magic Tome

Forbidden Books Location Map:

Caphras Journal: Forbidden Books Location Maps

Caphras’ Journal: Book 1.3 | A Dream Burnt to Ash

Requirement:

  • Get the Ancient Magic Tome from Zahad of Valencia

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Zahad is only visible at night!
  • Accept the quest called “[Adventure Log] Wager for the Magic Tome.”
  • Chat with Zahad again. Each time you select an answer, it will cost you 50 Energy each.
  • Chat Answers. Maybe RNG? (150 total Energy):
    1. Heads
    2. Tails
    3. Tails

Zahad <Smuggler>

LOCATION: Valencia City
Close to Awana Dilla <Work Supervisor>

BDO Zahad Location Map

Caphras’ Journal: Book 1.4 | A Sunset Eve

Goal Text:

  • Complete all Knowledge in the Shadow of O’dylitta category

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Knowledge (H) > Character > People of O’dyllita > Shadow of Odyllita
  • most of these are obtained via Chat with the NPC.

 

Caphras’ Journal: Book 1.5 | Entering Into Darkness

Goal Text:

  • Go back to where Caphras first arrived in the world

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Go back to the Kamasylve tree in Grana and interact with an object called “Dark Shadow”

 

BDO Caphras Memory Location inside Kamasylve Tree

Caphras’ Journal: Book 4.1 | Turning Your Back on God

Goal Text:

  • Find a present for the daughter

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Interact with “Caphras Memory” object located on Iliya Island.
  • Look in the middle of the walled back yard of the building behind Barabara <Work Supervisor>
  • you will get itemRusted Hairband. Keep this for Chapter 4.2

 

 Barabara <Work Supervisor>

Barabara Location Map: Iliya Island Work Supervisor

Caphras’ Journal: Book 4.2 | The Patch to Destruction Begun

Goal Text:

  • Give the present to the daughter of Caphras

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • take the item you obtained from chapter 4.1 Rusted Hairband to Orwen, located just outside the entrance to Serendia Shrine dungeon, where Kzarka spawns.

 

 Orwen <Ruins Explorer>

BDO Caphras Journal: Orwen Location Map

Caphras’ Journal: Book 4.3 | Death-stained Earth

Goal Text:

  • Go to Caphras’ Laboratory

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • Go to Caphras Cave node in northern Calpheon territory. (West of Florin)
  • Find the secret cave inside
    • take the path going down into cave
    • look for a dark stone wall called “Ancient Ruins Stone Gate” you have to destroy to access the lab
  • interact with the “Dark Shadow” object in the middle of the laboratory

 

Caphras’ Journal: Book 4.4 | The Risen Black Sun

Goal Text:

  • Destroy the Cadry Group
  • Aquire the Knowledge of the black figure made by the Cadry

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • kill 3,000 Cadry mobs
  • obtain Cadry Summoning Stone knowledge – there are two that spawn inside Cadry Ruins
  • bdocodex.com shows a knowledge gain chance of only 2.50%. You may have to grind them for a while!
  • Two spwan within the Cadry grinding spot. Thanks to bdocodex.com for location map!
  • view node location of Cadry Ruins on somethinglovely.net

 

Caphras’ Journal: Book 4.5 | The End of Destruction

Goal Text:

  • Console the soul at the highest point of Valencia City

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • go to the gardens west of the royal palace of Valencia City.
  • Look for the object “Caphras Memory” located on the wall.

 

Caphras’ Journal: Book 4.6 | Into the Abyss

Goal Text:

  • Complete the third illusion in the Altar of Blood

Reward:

  • 20x Caphras Stones

Goal Tips:

  • To enter the Altar of Blood, you must complete a questline, starting with [Altar of Blood] Yaz and the Mountain of Sanctity.
  • 3-person PVE crystal defense game
  • defeat 1 boss at the end of each round
  • Press ESC > War > Altar of Blood to be placed in a random party with other players, or enter with your own party.

 

 

Caphras’ Record Patch Notes

Source: Oct 7, 2020

 

  • Caphras’ Record, which contains the story of the Immortal Alchemist Caphras, was found.
    • You can now enjoy this story through your adventure in O’dyllita.

 

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