The Final Maneuver
The Final Maneuver is a Quest in Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire.
- Speak with Hazanui Karū at Imperial Command in the Brass Citadel.
- Infiltrate Kahanga Palace in Serpent's Crown.
- Assassinate Queen Onekaza II at the palace.
- Report to Hazanui Karū at the Brass Citadel docks.
If you decide to ally Royal Deadfire Company, all other faction alliance quests will fail.
Hazanui Karū tells you what you need to do to gain her support: assassinate Queen Onekaza II in order to allow the Rauatai to take over the archipelago. If at this point you try to back out, the quest fails and everybody in the Brass Citadel turns hostile.L
leave Imperial Command and head to Serpent's Crown are now inaccessible. Sneak or fight your way through the district and the palace to reach the queen on the palace rooftop. The discussion inevitably concludes with a battle with the queen, her tigers and guards. Among the loot is the queen's Serpent Crown. Leave the palace and return to the Brass Citadel.
Karū then introduces you to your new means of travel: the Blade of Takōwa, a Rauatai submarine. This completes the quest as well as the overarching main quest The Coming Storm.