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Start pointQuest map icon
Back to the Freezer icon
Speak to Chuck at Ardougne Zoo.
Member requirementP2P icon Members only
Official difficultyMaster Master
Official lengthMedium to Long
RequirementsSkill requirements are not boostable unless marked with a [B] for boostable.
Quest Quests:
Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added.
Enemies to defeat


  • Talk to Chuck in the Ardougne Zoo (Chat 1)
  • Note down the blue text in the passphrase Chuck tells you.
    • Passphrase may be found in your quest journal.
  • In the Rellekka marketplace, talk to Skot or Mundsen.
  • When prompted, tell them the passphrase from Chuck.


  • After telling the passphrase, finish the dialogue and cutscene.
  • South-west of Pollnivneach, talk to Dundee, who will give you a crockspeak amulet. (Chat 1)
  • Equip the crocspeak amulet.
  • Just west, talk to Croc. (Chat 4)
  • South-west, investigate the T.A.R.D.I.S..

The secret-secret agent

  • Return to Chuck. (Chat 1)
  • Note down the agent's favourite food Chuck tells you.
    • Favourite food may be found in your quest journal.
  • Return to the T.A.R.D.I.S. Bring your clockwork suit and remove all worn items. If you don't have a clockwork suit with you, Chuck will give you one.
  • Investigate the T.A.R.D.I.S.
  • In order, talk to the following penguins:
    1. Emperor Wing (Chat 12)
    2. Elon (Chat 2)
    3. Hugh (Chat 2)
    4. Gordon (Chat 23)

The secret bunker

  • Gordon will give you a G.P.S.. If he does not, simply talk to him again.
  • North-east of Rellekka, travel to the Iceberg via the smaller boat.
  • Locate with the G.P.S, follow the directions until you find the Mysterious Hatch.
Back to the Freezer secret bunker (present) map

Time travelling!

Back to the Freezer secret bunker (past) map
  • Operate the de-lore-ing device.
  • Take the monkey wrench, use it on the de-lore-ing device then operate the device again.
  • Take the penguin bongos and cowbells, use either on the device, operate the device again.
  • Pick cabbage, use it on the device, operate the device again.
  • Speak to the man with a dragon pickaxe, use worthless old boots on the device, operate the device one last time.
  • Talk to Gordon in the south-western room.
  • Talk to Elon in the centre of the bunker.
  • Go to the crate room and search until you have both the cog and coolant holder.
  • Get the fishing rod from the southern room.
  • Use the cog on the fishing rod to create the 'fishvention' rod.
  • Gather Pure S-now in the western room - wait until you have gathered all 2,000. (Process takes about a minute)
  • Search the crate north of the Mysterious Ice Block for a lemon.
  • Use the ice block to craft 2000 lemon sole runes.
  • Take and use the coolant holder on the Ice Maker in the north-western room to create cool-ant.
  • Use your ice cooler on the Ice Maker for an ice box.
  • Talk to Buzz in a room to the east for 21 killerwatt energy.
  • Leave the bunker via the door to the north.
  • Walk east, talk to the Jim the polar bear to exit your disguise. (Chat 1)
  • Equip your insulated boots and prepare for combat.
  • Make your way to the top floor of Draynor Manor (staircase then ladder).
  • Enter the eastern room, then the portal.
  • Kill 10 Killerwatts until you have 121 killerwatt energy.
  • Return to the iceberg.
    • North-east of Rellekka, travel to the Iceberg via the eastern boat.
  • North-east of the iceberg, talk with Jim the polar bear, right click "Tuxedo-Time".
  • Re-enter the bunker via the Mysterious Hatch.
  • In the centre of the bunker, talk to Elon to give him all the items.
  • Fill the energy container to the north-west with your divination energy.
  • Configure the battery control station.
  • Solve the puzzle. See the full guide for advice on solving the puzzle.
  • Once complete, talk to Elon, Gordon, Hugh and Emperor Wing, in that order. They are in the centre room, the south-west room, the north-west room, and the centre room, respectively.
  • Click the T.A.R.D.I.S. in the centre for a cutscene.
  • Return to Chuck. (Chat 1)
  • Quest complete!


Back to the Freezer reward
  • 1 quest point
  • 1 antique lamp (found during the quest)
  • 25,000 Divination experience
  • 25,000 Runecrafting experience
  • 15,000 Slayer experience
  • 15,000 Agility experience
  • 10,000 Invention experience (if you have completed the Invention tutorial. Otherwise it can be claimed from Chuck after you have completed the Invention tutorial).
  • 1 additional penguin to find in Penguin Hide and Seek
  • Experience in Penguin Hide and Seek and Balthazar Beauregard's Big Top Bonanza now scale with level
    • Penguin Hide and Seek experience is now 40 experience per level per point (up from 25 per level per point - a 60% increase at all levels)
    • Big Top Bonanza experience is 1.5 times as much compared to before
  • 2 Treasure Hunter keys and 2 Hearts of Ice
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