|Ruins of an Unknown City||Treasures of the Imperial Palace||Temple of Heaven||Triumphant Opening||Chinese Lanterns||Tea Ceremony||Treasure Exhibition||Chinese Poetry||The Art of Calligraphy||The Imperial City||Mysterious City|
(April 04 2015 09:00:00 +0200 remaining)
Build and Upgrade:
Mysterious City is a Timed Quest on the Tourist Island in which the player has 192 hours to build and upgrade a total of 5 new fixed structures with assets leading up to TOPIC-related rewards. It was released as part of an update on 03.27.2015. The event also featured capital points for the Beijing World Capital contest.
|"The ruins of an unknown city have been found on Tourist Island. These ruins are a true mystery. Restore them to find out which city used to be there!"
"The residents of Megapolis have a unique opportunity to uncover a historical treasure and discover the secret of the Mysterious City. Restore the city and open it up for tourism!"
"The residents beg the mayor: restore the Mysterious City!"
"Sensational discovery! The ruins of an unknown city have been found on Tourist Island. These ruins are a true mystery. Restore them to find out which city used to be there!"
Depending on how one plays the game, this quest may require approximately total (for assets) and (for contracts, buildings and foundation purchases) to complete fully.
Stage 1 - Ruins of an Unknown City
The Imperial City is a unique architectural marvel. It is famed for its incredible treasures and hides many secrets!
- Go to Tourist Island to start restoring the Mysterious City and discovering its secrets!
|Go to Tourist Island|
- Great work! You can now begin restoring the Mysterious City.
Stage 2 - Treasures of the Imperial Palace
You have discovered the ruins of the Imperial Palace! It used to serve as residence for 24 mighty emperors. Since time immemorial, this palace has been famed for its treasures.
- Restore the Imperial Palace to find the treasure of the imperial family.
|Buy the foundation of the Imperial Palace|
- Keep it up! You receive building materials as a reward.
Stage 3 - Temple of Heaven
The highest deity in China is the Sky, so the Temple of Heaven is one of the main symbols of China. This temple is a true masterpiece of architecture!
- Restore the Temple of Heaven and finish restoring the Imperial Palace. Continue restoring the city to discover its secrets!
|Build the Imperial Palace
|Buy the Temple of Heaven
- You receive experience as a reward for your work. The time has come to open the Imperial Palace to the public!
Stage 4 - Triumphant Opening
According to legend, the Imperial Palace has 10,000 rooms. And now all of them will be open to the public!
- Open the Imperial Palace to the public. Keep exploring the Mysterious City!
|Build a Tea House
|Buy the foundation of the Palace Museum|
|Accept the Opening of the Imperial Palace to the Public contract
- Congratulations on opening the Imperial Palace! As a reward, you receive building materials. You can find them in your Storehouse.
Stage 5 - Chinese Lanterns
In ancient times, Chinese lanterns were used to carry signals between commanders and army divisions. Since then, Chinese lanterns have become a symbol of the invisible connection between people.
- The Mysterious City is full of treasures! Restore the Palace Museum and you might find something special. Celebrate this event with your friends by launching Chinese lanterns into the air!
|Build the Palace Museum|
|Buy the foundation of the House of the Rising Sun|
|Complete Chinese Lantern Festival contract
- Great work! You receive the Imperial Theater as a reward. You can find it in your Storehouse.
Stage 6 - Tea Ceremony
Tea is the traditional beverage of the East, where people drink it every day. Tea is drunk to show respect, gratitude or forgiveness.
- Your efforts were not in vain! You found the Temple of Harmony. Finish building the House of the Rising Sun and take a well-deserved rest with a cup of Chinese tea. Don't forget to invite your friends!
|Build the House of the Rising Sun
|Buy the Temple of Harmony|
|Accept the Tea Ceremony contract
- Keep it up! You receive experience for the work you have completed. Keep exploring the Mysterious City!
Stage 7 - Treasure Exhibition
The Imperial Palace is full of treasures. Among them are symbols of imperial power, armor, scenic paintings and scrolls, items made of jade and porcelain, and famous Chinese silk.
- The city's residents want to see the legendary treasures of ancient China. Hold an exhibition of the Imperial Palace's treasures.
|Build the Red Sun Pagoda|
|Buy the foundation of the Ceremonial Palace|
|Complete an Imperial Palace Treasure Exhibition contract
- Great job! You found the ruins of the Ceremonial Palace. It's time to start restoring it!
Stage 8 - Chinese Poetry
Poetry is a very important part of Chinese culture. It's inseparably linked to paintings, calligraphy and especially music.
- Unlock the secrets of the Imperial Hall! Hold a Chinese poetry reading contest in honor of the Imperial Hall's completion.
|Build the Imperial Hall
|Accept a Chinese Poetry Reading Contest contract
- As a reward for the actions you completed, you receive building materials. You can find them in your Storehouse.
Stage 9 - The Art of Calligraphy
Chinese calligraphy holds an important place in traditional Chinese culture. It's not just a means of communication, but also a way for people to express themselves aesthetically.
- You found the ruins of the Meditation Garden. Restore it and dive into the spirit of the Ancient East!
|Build the Meditation Garden|
|Complete the Calligraphy Lesson contract
- Great work! There's just a little left to do and you'll solve the mystery of the Mysterious City!
Stage 10 - The Imperial City
The main mystery and treasure of the East is the wisdom that can be achieved only once you gain spiritual enlightenment.
- Finish building the Ceremonial Palace and start meditating. Keep meditating and the wisdom of the East will reveal itself to you!
|Build the Ceremonial Palace|
|Accept the Lotus Meditation contract
- Congratulations, you managed to restore the legendary Imperial City! You receive the Tianshi Mansion as a reward. You can find it in your Storehouse. Build it to get a new title!
Reward - Mysterious City
Achievement after Building the Tianshi Mansion
|"You built the Tianshi Mansion and earned a new title: Expert on China. Be sure to tell your friends!"|
- Social Quantum's internal name for this quest is "Загадочный город" which translates to "The Mysterious City".
- Social Quantum's ID for this quest is 10079194.