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I Spy Barabus is a quest available in Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines.


This quest is acquired by talking to Gary Golden in the Nosferatu Warrens. In return for information about the Ankaran Sarcophagus, he wants the player to go to Chinatown and find an operative named Barabus.



This quest will naturally progress as the player runs through additional story quests in Chinatown:

  1. Talk to Ming Xiao at the Golden Temple.
  2. Head to The Red Dragon and begin the quest Kikinapped.
  3. Once Kikinapped is complete, Original Gangster will begin.
  4. Once Original Gangster is complete, Dragon's Tail will begin.
  5. Once Dragon's Tail is complete, Come Into My Parlor will begin.
  6. Once Come Into my Parlor is complete, Barabus will be freed and Gary will give you the information to begin Italian Dinner.

Quest Log

Log Entry
  • Quest Log Updated (Icon).png Update: Upon receiving quest:
Gary wants you to find his spy Barabus, who was sent to Chinatown and disappeared. He has told you your first stop should be to talk to Ming-Xiao at the Golden Temple.
  • Quest Log Updated (Icon).png Update: After speaking to Ming-Xiao
Ming Xiao has suggested you look for a business man named Wong Ho at the Red Dragon restaurant. He may have information that could lead you to Barabus, Gary's spy.
  • Quest Log Updated (Icon).png Update: After releasing Barabus from his cell:
You have rescued Barabus from the Fu Syndicate. Find the payphone outside to get Gary's call.
  • Quest Log Updated (Icon).png Update: Upon completion:
You have rescued Barabus from the Fu Syndicate and received Gary's call.

Quest Complete (Icon).png Quest Complete


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