The following ELEX Tavar Side quests guide will help you unlock and complete all the side-quests found in the desert area of Tavar
Elex Tavar Side Quests
You need to find the medicine thief; trigger the quest by speaking with the doc at The Fort. Head over to the nightclub to speak with Cindy. You can offer her 50 Elexit or use suggestion to learn that Scrappy might be the possible suspect.
Scrappy is at the southern side of the Fort. Speak with him about the stolen meds and mention Cindy as the source.
You can try advising him to not steal in such an obvious way, convince scrappy that he’s not a bad person, pay scrappy 200 Elexit for the meds, be aggressive, or let scrappy keep the meds which cancels the quest.
When you have the package, head back to the Doc.
Find out why the junk shipments are late; trigger the quest by speaking with Mad Bob in The Fort in Tavar.
Locate the Tower next to the Old Windfarm; speak with Ethan, you can get the information by fighting with him or by speaking with him in the right manner.
He’ll tell you to go to a nearby Cleric Camp to the southwest from the Tower. Head inside the Old Factory and meet the leader of the group.
You will two options, attack him and get the junk to let him keep it. Go back to Bob if you manage to defeat the Clerics and get the junk.
You can also lie about the Clerics if you allowed them to keep the junk or let Mad Bob the truth but he may start to suspect you. Still, you will be able to take quests from him.
Thief’s Hiding Place
You need to find Elexit deposits by climbing a lighthouse and taking on some enemies. Speak with Cindy at the Fort to Trigger the quest.
Head to the lighthouse at the edge of the southern side of the map. Use the drawbridge to reach the lighthouse but here you will face a handful of Cannabis led by Hopkins. Kill them all to complete different side quests called History Lesson.
You need to reach the top of the lighthouse, use the jetpack to get up there where you will find the bags of Elexit.
Help a Cleric get his weapon back from the camp of Cannibals. Speak with Volkmar in the Old Factory in Tavar.
Head to the lighthouse at the edge of the map, south from The Fort. Cross the drawbridge to reach the camp of Hopkins.
Attack them and kill everyone and find Jack at the same camp. Give him a beer if you wish and speak with to him about the weapon. Go back to Volkmar once done.
A Scattered Unit
You need to free Frank from the Outlaws; speak with Frank and Conrad to trigger the quest.
Head to the Duke’s Bunker and reach the basement, where the bomb is being developed. Speak with Conrad to get the location for Clerics’ base.
Head east of The Fort by using the jetpack or by climbing. Speak with Hartmut and mention Frank, you can take 1000 Elexit from Hartmut to bail Frank out.
You can give the Elexit to Duke Logan to free Frank or if Iron Madison died in the Life and Death quest from Cindy, you can go to Frank and tell him he is free.
The Ambushed Caravan
You need to help out a kid so he can get to the Outlaws Base.
Look around the area where the Converter is present and you’ll unlock this side-quest. Make your way to the Shattered Caravan by following the large road coming from The Fort.
Here, you’ll find a kid. Have a chat with him about the ambush of the Albs and then offer to help him out with getting to his destination; the Outlaws Base.
Look around this area and search for five Goods Crates and then use the highway to reach The Fort. You can even just walk cross-country to get there. Once there, go inside and the kid will be very grateful to you for your help.
This will grant you 300 Elexit and 400 XP. The kid can then be seen again inside the house of pleasures in The Fort. He’ll be having an argument with Hank, who’ll then shoot him. Talk to Hank about why he did that and then tell him about the crates to earn 1000 XP.
Medicine for the Hunters
You have to help Scrappy deliver the medicine to Rider.
Go talk to Scrappy in the junkyard next to The Fort, from the south. Offer to help him out in delivering the medicine to Rider. Take the 10 Pick-me-up Stim and head to the large greenhouse south from The Fort.
Here, you’ll see Rider in a battle with several Jackals. Kill the Jackals for him and then give him the medicine. This will reward you with 100 Elexit, 20 Raw Meat and 400 XP.
Talk to Scrappy again to get another 400 XP. You can even trade the meat with him if you want. Finishing this quest will grant you 58 Elexit, and a Crossbow.
A Test of Courage
You need to get the Energy Amplifier device from the converters.
Head to the converter present north-west from The Fort and talk to Roger there. He’ll ask you to get the Energy Amplifier device for him, which is inside the converters.
Head to the converter and make your way up the floors using the lifts. You have to get to the floor which has locked doors. These doors can then be opened using your Hack ability.
Enter the room, grab the Energy Amplifier from the table as quick as you can as this room is full of radiation. Take it back to Roger and you’ll get 700 XP and 120 Elexit.
The Converter in Tavar
Before you attempt this quest, make sure to talk with Sestak at the converter in South Abessa (during the Refuge of the Separatists quest) as this will give you the access codes you need to disable the converters.
In this quest, you have to turn off the converter in Tavar.
Head to the converter and make your way up the floors using the lifts. You’ll encounter some powerful Albs and drones so be prepared before you come here. As you make your way up, you’ll come across the boss: the Alb Commander.
Before his Combat Robot comes in, deal as much damage to him as you can.
After defeating him, search for the large red console and disable the converter using it. This will grant you 2000 XP.
Look around on top of the converter to find some precious items like ELEX Drinks.
Meat for Connor
Head to the Gas Station present in the Tavar Mountains by traveling towards the North-West corner of Tavar.
Talk to Connor and inform him that you can get some meat for him. Then, give him 6 Raw Meat to complete this side-quest and get 200 XP and 80 Elexit.