The BDO quest Traces of a Great Adventurer must be completed to open up the Bartali Adventure Log.

Igor Bartali’s Adventure Log contains 15 Books, each of which has a series of quests. Each quest rewards a passive buff for all characters on your account including stat bonuses, increases in weight limit, extra inventory slots, and bonuses to enhancement chance.

For an in-depth look at the Bartali Adventure Log and all its rewards, check out this guide: Bartali Adventure Log Guide

Obtaining the Quest:

  • speak to Black Spirit (,)
  • or Quest window (O key) > Suggested Tab > [Adventure Log] New Adventure, Diverse Wonders

The quest, Adventure Log: Traces of a Great Adventurer, can be acquired by speaking to the Black Spirit or by opening your Quest Log and scrolling to the bottom under the Suggested Tab. Select the “[Adventure Log] New Adventure, Diverse Wonders” quest category. Here you will find quests to begin every available adventure journal.


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“Adventure Log: Traces of a Great Adventurer” should be the first quest under the “[Adventure Log] New Adventure, Diverse Wonders” quest category.

Adventure Log: Traces of a Great Adventurer Quest Requirements

Hovering over the quest title will reveal the quest requirements for beginning the quest. 

  • Level 51+
  • Complete the Calpheon Main Questline quest:
    • [Boss] Witch of Horrors OR
    • [Special Growth] Fughar’s Memorandum – Chapter 6

Hit the Navigate button to start the quest with the Black Spirit. All you need to do is speak to the Black Spirit to finish the quest and acquire the Bartali Adventure Log.


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Where to Find the Bartali Adventure Log

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To access the Bartali Adventure Log, hit Escape, then Adventure (F5), then Adventure Log Bookshelf (2). This will bring up every available Adventure Log on the left and the requirements to open each one on the right.

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