When the adventurer finds Emerick confined to one of the Knights of Barracuda galleons, Merodaulyn appears at the scene and stages a showdown against Emerick. Y'shtola arrives and asks Emerick about the whereabouts of Seal Rock's "key" and he claims it was thrown overboard. Sahagin's ships reach the Barracuda fleet and a sea battle ensues. In the climax of the battle, a giant snake appears again causing a wave to engulf the ship.
In another view of the echo, the adventurer discovers that Sthalmann, Merodaulyn and Emerick were conspiring together to claim the Seal Rock treasure for their own gain.
During the instance in Never the Twain Shall Meet quest in version 1.0, Emerick and Merodaulyn were two targetable enemies that were fighting each other and the player was free to choose which side to support.