We've Moved! Just as Gamepedia has joined forces with Fandom, this wiki had joined forces with our Fandom equivalent. The wiki has been archived and we ask that readers and editors move to the now combined wiki on Fandom. Click to go to the new wiki.

A Shell on the Beach

From Divinity Original Sin Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Walkthrough

A Shell on the Beach is probably one of the first side quests you will encounter in the game. It starts on Cyseal beach when you talk to a giant shell named "Ishmashell".

It wants to return to the sea and asks player to help him. At this point you can throw him into the water for a reward chest and +1 to Altruistic trait (increases reputation and allows better relations with NPC's).

Alternatively you take him with you to sell to a merchant later, or even cook him. Doing so will give you +1 to Egotistical trait (increases bartering skill and allows better prices with NPC's).

Regardless of your decision the quest will end you will receive some experience.

Bugs

Notes

  • Name Ismashell is a play on words combining Ishmael - name of the main character from an epic Moby-Dick by Henry Melville with a "shell".
  • Even though Ishmashell is an animal you do not need a Pet Pal talent to talk to him.