- Speak to Carnius Magius in Fort Frostmoth.
- Go to the Tower in Raven Rock, located west of the Ebony Mine.
- Pick up the Steel Longbow, Scroll of the Hidden Killer, and the Poisoned Arrow.
- Cast the scroll and ready the bow, wait for Baslod to attack Falco Galenus and run away being chased by the guards.
- When the guards are out of sight, shoot Falco with the bow and poisoned arrow.
- When Falco is dead, return to Carnius to receive the reward.
A few days after completing "Hiring Guards," if you sided with Carnius, return to him for assignments. He will tell you that he believes it is time to assassinate Falco. Doing so will convince the investors that Raven Rock is unsafe, and that they need to pull out their money. He plans to have you shoot Falco with a poisoned arrow while Baslod distracts the guards.
Head to Raven Rock and climb the mining tower. you will find some items there to use for the assasination: a Scroll of the Hidden Killer, a Steel Longbow and the Poisoned Arrow. The scroll will make you almost completely invisible as well as greatly boost your sneak and archery, so it will be very useful for this mission. Cast the scroll and equip the bow. The moment you draw your bow, Baslod will attack Falco and run away. distracting the guards. This is your chance to kill Falco. Baslod's script will not activate if you are anywhere other than in the tower, so do not get ideas of doing it from somewhere else. Also, make sure you are not sneaking when you fire the arrow, as you might hit the balcony instead.
When Falco lies dead, return to Carnius for your reward
|Carnius has instructed me to assassinate Falco. There will be someone waiting for me to be ready; I should go to the top of the mining office tower and draw the bow that has been left for me. That will signal to Baslod that he should proceed.
|I am at the assigned point, and have drawn my bow to signal that I am ready.|
|Baslod attacked Falco and ran off.|
|I have killed Falco.|
|Carnius congratulated me on a job well done.
|I've missed my window of opportunity. The guards have returned; I cannot kill Falco now.
|I was spotted trying to kill Falco, and have failed my assignment.
|Bloodmoon East Empire Company Quests|
|Starting Quests||Establish the Mine • A Blocked Door • Missing Supply Ship • Making a Choice|
|Falco or Carnius||Setting up Shop • Supply Route Problems • Bar Brawl • Razing the Forest • Hiring Guards • The Factor's Estate|
|Falco's Quests||To Catch a Thief • Discovery in the Mine (Falco) • Race Against the Clock • Protect Falco • Under Siege|
|Carnius' Quests||Aiding and Abetting • Discovery in the Mine (Carnius) • Stop the Messenger • The Assassin • Drastic Measures|