SPOILERS IN THIS THREAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Help others here if someone has stucked in this game... Find the sword in the dungeon near "Village elder's house". When your in the dungeon, there is a blanc board, write "7" in this board, and the door will open... Next, go back to "Village elder's house", he will teach you some sword technique's. After your done with the elder, go out of his house, then go north, cut some trees, and you will find a entrance to a dungeon... Afer you have go trough the dungeon, you will come to a small village... Go down to a tent and buy a shield, then find the boat man, talk to him, says his friend has gone missing and wont sail without him, hes in the pub/bar. Barman says he went to that big dungeon. Go north, towards the dungeon and go in, and rescue the man between the spikes... He was looking for the sea chart all along and I think he steals it from you, go to the boatman again and sail to another island... Sorry for my poor english. That was all I find out, hope it helps. Greets.