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Trials of the Golden Bugs is a level 50 quest given by the Vagabond at Sapphire Ridge - Tranquil Bamboo. It consists of four sub-quests, which are detailed in the following sections. Completion of this quest is required to progress in the story.


  • Finish the Trial of Vigor in Nesting Grounds
  • Finish the Trial of Patience in Flower Lake
  • Finish the Trial of Agility in the Carved Pathway
  • Finish the Trial of Insight in the Bamboo Thicket
  • Enter the Old Dojo
  • Defeat Twilight Master

Trial of Vigor[]

Trial of Vigor is a level 50 quest that is a sub-quest of Trials of the Golden Bugs.


  • Talk to the Golden Beetle in Nesting Grounds to start the trial
  • Survive the onslaught of spiders

Trial of Patience[]

Trial of Patience is a level 50 quest that is a sub-quest of Trials of the Golden Bugs.


  • Talk to the Golden Beetle in Flower Lake to start the trial
  • Shoot the switch when the Bamboo Fountain hits the ground 12 times

Trial of Agility[]

Trial of Agility is a level 50 quest that is a sub-quest of Trials of the Golden Bugs.


  • Talk to the Golden Beetle in Carved Pathway to start the trial
  • Pursue a golden beetle through several maps

Trial of Insight[]

Trial of Insight is a level 50 quest that is a sub-quest of Trials of the Golden Bugs.


  • Talk to the Golden Beetle in Bamboo Thicket to start the trial
  • Catch a golden beetle six times in a minute within the bamboo maze
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