How to complete Diablo 4 The Pilgrim’s Footsteps Quest: Riddle answer

Hamza Khalid
Diablo 4 old bearded man statue

The Diablo 4 sidequest “The Pilgrim’s Footsteps” requires players to solve a riddle in order to get their hands on a neat reward, and we’re breaking down how to quickly complete this quest.

As you progress through Diablo 4’s lengthy campaign, you’ll be able to complete different Quests  across Sanctuary, and The Pilgrim’s Footsteps is a sidequest that you’ll encounter at Amber Sands when you reach northern Kehjistan.

This sidequest features an Old Book that contains a riddle for you to solve. If you find yourself stuck when trying to figure out the solution then here’s how to complete the The Pilgrim’s Footsteps Quest in Diablo 4.

Diablo 4 The Pilgrim’s Footsteps riddle solution

The riddle in Diablo 4’s The Pilgrim’s Footsteps reads: “Walk the road of faith to a lone desert chapel. Stand at Acarat’s feet, follow his example, and be rewarded.” The solution is to use the Follow emote in front of a statue.

Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Follow the Quest marker that leads you to a dungeon.
  2. Go to the roof and turn right to visit the desert chapel.
  3. Make your way to the statue of the bearded man holding a book.
  4. Open your emote wheel.
  5. Select the Follow emote to use it.
Diablo 4 The Pilgrim's Footsteps
Diablo 4’s The Pilgrim’s Footsteps Quest takes you to this location.

You can use open up your emote wheel by pressing E and then select the Follow emote with your mouse wheel. Once this is done, a treasure chest will appear and the Quest will be marked as complete, granting you XP.

This is not the only Diablo 4 Quest that revolves around you using an emote to solve a puzzle, as you’ll also have to use them when attempting to complete the Secret of the Spring and Keeping the Old Tradition Quests.

That covers all you need to do in order to complete Diablo 4’s The Pilgrim’s Footsteps Quest. For more on Diablo 4, check out other useful guides:

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