The Witch’s Athenaeum quest is a carry over quest that began in 2014. From what I can tell you must finish this quest string to get the following one for Pumpkinshadow Castle. Please let me know if you learn differently.
- Dark Bibliophile – Magical Noise Maker
- Living Book – Owl-Feather Duster
- Babylonian Candles – chest available in the Shop
Witch’s Athenaeum Quests
- They’re Alive, Alive! – Trade with 3 Living Books by dusting them with the Owl Feather Duster. Owl Feather Dusters can be found by exploring rooms and Living Books are floating outside your manor.
- Black Candles of Ancient Babylonia – Obtain 10 Babylonian Candles and access the Witch’s Athenaeum which is the spooky library located outside the manor above the Pirate’s Brig. Candles can be found by banishing the Dark Bibliophiles and Living Books floating around the First Floor.
- The Gypsy’s Envy – Explore the Fortune-Telling Room in Silhouettes 5 times. Make sure you have 3 rooms in Zodiac mode so the Zodiac won’t keep appearing in the Fortune-Telling Room.
- Mystical Arts or Culinary Arts? – Explore the Kitchen while the Mist phenomenon is present.
- Niche Reading – Banish 10 Bookworm Snatchins.
- Doors into Darkness – Explore the Witch’s Athenaeum.
- Mastering Metal – Explore the 69 Snatchins Club in Night mode to find the Book of Metal. Can ask for from a Friend, it is in the Book of Verses Collection.
- Fire and Water
- Banish the Ghostly Biker to find the Book of Fire.
- The Book of Water can be found in the Bathroom in Silhouettes mode.
- The Power of the Earth – Explore the Japanese Garden in Night mode to find the Book of Earth.
- There, Beyond the Fog – Banish the Mist phenomenon to find the Book of Air.
- Balance of the Elements – Charge the Book of Verses Collection to get the Folio of Equilibrium and explore the Witch’s Athenaeum in Words mode.
- An Ancient, Unapproachable Animal – Explore 10 rooms is Silhouettes mode.
- The Mermaid’s Pants – Explore the Bathroom in Night mode to find the Mermaid Tail.
- Virgin Troll Oil – Explore the Kitchen to find Troll Oil.
- Angel Feathers – Banish the Amor Angel. (This finally explains why some players are finding Valentine’s Day quivers again.) Weapons will drop from searching rooms.
- General’s Breath – Search the General’s Bunker for Dragon Breath Bottle.
- Ghost’s Blue Fingers – Explore rooms in Night mode to find the Apparition’s Fingers.
- Cauldrons ‘n’ Things – Charge the Magic Elilxirs collection and explore the Witch’s Athanaeum in Night mode.
- The Dark Bibliophiles Society – Banish 20 Dark Bibliophiles. (Find Magical Noise Makers by exploring rooms; you will need 60.)
- A Thing or Two about Mushrooms – Explore rooms to find Agaricus Mushrooms. Found in Hotel in yard.
- The Quiet Hunt – Explore Mictlantecuhtli’s Pyramid in Silhouettes mode for the Cantharellus Mushroom.
- Morchella and More
- Japanese Garden in curse after Will’o’the’Wisp to find the Amanita Mushroom
- Hall in curse after the Mist to find Morchella
- Hunting Room in curse after the Native Idol to find the Boletus Mushroom
- Drops of Danish Kings –
- Explore the Pool in Night mode to find the Nymph’s Extract
- Explore the Bedroom at Night to find the Housemaid’s Drops
- Trade with the Old Gypsy Woman to find the Gypsy’s Ointment.
- The Blood and the Phial
- Explore Strigoi’s castle in Words mode to find the Vampire Decoction
- Defeat the Sorcerer’s Apprentices to obtain the Witch’s Phial
- Dark Master Initiation Ceremony
- Charge Magic Elixirs collection
- Explore the Witch’s Athenaeum 3 times
- Whether Rain or Snow – Charge Fortune-Telling Cards collection
- Priestess – Crypt
- Jester – banishing the Ear Twisting Snatchin
- Sun – Room 51
- Moon – Fortune Telling Room
- Sorcerer – Witch’s Athenaeum
- Sylvania’s Story – Charge Secret of Mystery Artifact #13.
THE END of Witches Athenaeum. You should now receive Pumpkinshadow Castle quests.
Follow me, Reader!
Follow me, Reader! is a quest on the right side of your manor. Charge the Witch’s Athenaeum collections 5 times each to receive the reward. Open the Voracious Reader’s Chest and receive 300 Babylonian Candles, 50 Flaming Skulls and also 10 of each type of weapons against Full moon monsters.
Witch’s Athenaeum Collections
- Sorceress’s Recipes
- Book of Verses
- Magic Elixirs
- Mushroom Basket
- Fortune-Telling Cards