What does this information mean?
- Head to the Bridge Keep in The Thundering Steppes to see if the Sage of Ages is there.
- Perhaps some the creatures contains a clue to the Sage's location, all uncommon updates.
- I need to kill the stronger undead in the for clues (a skeletal protector, a skeletal lieutenant, a skeletal trooper)
- I need to kill the stronger hawks in the for clues (a puerile hawk). Try this area 908.78, 5.95, 486.18
- I need to kill the stronger beetles in the for clues (a steppe beetle). (giant beetles in Butcherblock Mountains also worked).
- I need to kill the stronger deer in the for clues (mature antelope). (fledgling antelopes also worked)
- I need to kill the stronger snakes in the for clues (a plains lurker). (lvl 22 highland viper in Butcherblock mountains also worked)
- I need to kill the stronger crabs in the for clues (a shore crab).
- I need to kill the stronger sirens in the for clues (an alluring siren). (entrancing sirens between Ant gate and Docks worked) (also irresistible sirens).
- Examine the barrels (loc -561, -15, -484) on the docks in The Thundering Steppes near Elowys Laceleaf.
- Return to Scholar Demini for your reward.
The list of alternative sources of quest updates above would imply that any level 22+ creature of the correct type, in any zone, can be killed to advance the quest.