Playable Content
Quests
New side story quests have been added.
Saga of the Zodiac Weapons

Quest Required Level and Location
Wherefore Art Thou, Zodiac Disciple of War or Magic level 50
North Shroud (X:29 Y:19)
NPC: Jalzahn
Players must first complete the quest "Mmmmmm, Soulglazed Relics."
A Ponze of Flesh Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Mor Dhona (X:22 Y:7)
NPC: Papana
Players must first complete the quest "Wherefore Art Thou, Zodiac."
Labor of Love Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Mor Dhona (X:21 Y:6)
NPC: Guiding Star
Players must first complete the quest "Wherefore Art Thou, Zodiac."
Method in His Malice Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Central Thanalan (X:23 Y:13)
NPC: Adkin
Players must first complete the quest "Wherefore Art Thou, Zodiac."
A Treasured Mother Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Mor Dhona (X:21 Y:6)
NPC: Brangwine
Players must first complete the quests "Wherefore Art Thou, Zodiac" and "One Man's Trash."
His Dark Materia Disciple of War or Magic level 50
North Shroud (X:30 Y:20)
NPC: Gerolt
Players must first complete the quests "A Ponze of Flesh," "Labor of Love," "Method in His Malice" and "A Treasured Mother."

Delivery Moogle 

Quest Required Level and Location
The Past Is a Story We Never Tell Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Limsa Lominsa – Lower Decks (X:10 Y:11)
NPC: Deputy Postmoogle
Carrier level 15
Lone Survivor Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Limsa Lominsa – Lower Decks (X:10 Y:11)
NPC: Deputy Postmoogle
Carrier level 15
Guildmaster, Prelate, and Plot Disciple of War or Magic level 50
Limsa Lominsa – Lower Decks (X:10 Y:11)
NPC: Deputy Postmoogle
Carrier level 15

 

 
Treasure Hunt
The Spriggan Cap can now be obtained from unhidden leather treasure maps.

 

 
Players can now pledge everlasting devotion to their significant others in a Ceremony of Eternal Bonding.

In order to hold a Ceremony of Eternal Bonding, players must first submit an application via the FINAL FANTASY XIV: Mog Station.

Review details of the Ceremony of Eternal Bonding.

 

Coinciding with the addition of the Ceremony of Eternal Bonding, the Special Quests category has been added to the journal.
Special Quests

 

Quest Required Level and Location
The Ties that Bind Level 1
East Shroud (X:17 Y:18)
NPC: Claribel

Before accepting this quest, players must also meet the following requirements:

Players must have at least one class at level 50.

Players must first complete the main scenario quest "The Scions of the Seventh Dawn."

Players must form a party of two with their partners.

Players and their partners must both be in the East Shroud.

Players and their partners must equip themselves with promise wristlets.

 

 
Grand Companies
The following item can now be obtained in exchange for company seals:
Item Type Required Seals Rank
Bombard Core Reagent 20,000 Second Storm Lieutenant
Second Serpent Lieutenant
Second Flame Lieutenant





 

 

Battle System
Actions and traits have been adjusted as follows:
Lancer

Action Adjustment
Impulse Drive ・Weaponskill direction requirements have been abolished, allowing combo bonuses when attacking from any position.
・Potency has been set at 180.
・This skill can now only be used by lancer and dragoon.
Heavy Thrust Weapon skill direction requirements for the additional effect have been abolished.
Full Thrust Combo potency has been increased from 330 to 360.
Phlebotomize Potency of the damage over time effect has been increased from 25 to 30.
Chaos Thrust ・Potency increased by 50 when attacking from behind.
・Potency of the damage over time effect has been increased from 30 to 35.
Life Surge Enhanced Life Surge now reduces the recast time to 50 seconds.
Blood for Blood Additional damage taken after acquiring Enhanced Blood for Blood trait has been reduced from 25% to 15%. The 30% increase to damage dealt remains unaffected.

Dragoon 

Action Adjustment
Jump Recast time has been reduced from 40 to 30 seconds.

Lancer / Dragoon

Magic defense has been increased to values comparative to other melee DPS, archers, and bards.

Rogue 

Action Adjustment
Aeolian Edge TP cost has been increased from 50 to 60.
Shadow Fang TP cost has been increased from 60 to 70.
Kiss of the Wasp The increased damage effect now only applies to physical attacks.
Kiss of the Viper The increased damage effect now only applies to physical attacks.

Conjurer 

The level 50 support ability Stoneskin II has been added.

Action Effect
Stoneskin II Creates a barrier around self and all party members near you that absorbs damage totaling 18% of maximum HP. Cannot be cast while in combat, or on a target engaged in combat.
Duration: 30m

 

Players can now repeat turns of the Final Coil of Bahamut prior to the weekly reset.
If your party contains players replaying a turn prior to the weekly reset, the number of treasure coffers appearing upon completion will decrease.*

Furthermore, players will be ineligible for rewards from treasure coffers if they replay a turn prior to the weekly reset.

* If there are one to four players in your party replaying a turn, only a single treasure coffer will appear.
If there are five to seven players in your party replaying a turn, no treasure coffers will appear.

Prior to entering the Final Coil of Bahamut, a dialog prompt will indicate both the number of players in your party who have completed the turn, and the number of treasure coffers available upon completion.

 

Please bear in mind these changes are designed to facilitate cooperation between players, and allow for practice in the Final Coil of Bahamut.

 

A weapon is now guaranteed to drop upon completion of the Striking Tree (Extreme).
Each player will now receive a piece of diamond dust upon completion of Akh Afah Amphitheatre (Extreme).
Exchange diamond dust with Aelina in Mor Dhona at Revenant's Toll (X:22 Y:6) to enhance one of the following items:

True Ice Brand / True Ice Claws / True Ice Axe / True Ice Spear / True Ice Bow / True Ice Daggers / True Ice Cane / True Ice Rod / True Grimoire of Ice / True Codex of Ice / True Ice Shield

 

Item level sync has been removed from the following dungeons:
The Wanderer's Palace / Amdapor Keep / Pharos Sirius / Copperbell Mines (Hard) / Haukke Manor (Hard) / Brayflox's Longstop (Hard) / Halatali (Hard) / The Lost City of Amdapor / Hullbreaker Isle / 'The Tam-Tara Deepcroft (Hard) / The Stone Vigil (Hard)

* Item level sync is scheduled to be reinstated in patch 2.5. At this time, materia bonuses will be granted to gear whose item level is below the item level sync threshold in PvE encounters.





 

 
Items
New items have been added.
View the new items.

 

New recipes have been added.
≪Carpenter≫

Item material crystal
Perfect Firewood Aged Spear Shaft
Cypress Log x2
Grenade Ash
Wind Cluster x2
Ice Cluster

≪Black Smith≫

Item material crystal
Perfect Pestle Aged Pestle Pieces
Cypress Log x2
Peiste Leather
Fire Cluster x2
Earth Cluster

≪Armorer≫

Item material crystal
Perfect Mortar Aged Mortar Pieces
Belah'dian Silver
Mahogany Lumber
Ice Cluster x2
Earth Cluster

≪Gold Smith≫

Item material crystal
Flawless Band Silver Ingot Water Cluster
Furnace Ring Aged Eye of Fire
Belah'dian Silver
Basilisk Whetstone
Wind Cluster x2
Fire Cluster

≪Leather Worker≫

Item material crystal
Perfect Vellum Aged Vellum
Pumice x2
Shark Oil
Earth Cluster x2
Wind Cluster

≪Weaver≫

Item material crystal
Perfect Cloth Stained Cloth
Pumice x2
Linen Yarn
Effervescent Water
Lightning Cluster x2
Wind Cluster

≪Alchemist≫

Item material crystal
Perfect Pounce Dried Ether
Aetherlouse
Electrum Sand
Water Cluster x2
Lightning Cluster

≪Culinarian≫

Item material crystal
Starlight Dodo Young Dodo Roaster
Dodo Stuffing
Fire Shard
Water Shard
Starlight Cake Sweet Cream
Sunset Wheat Flour
Smooth Butter
Apkallu Egg
Rolanberry
Fire Shard x6
Water Shard x5
Tailor-made Eel Pie Vintage Cooking Sherry
Worm of Nym
Pie Dough
Smooth Butter
Black Pepper
Cloves
Fire Cluster x2
Water Cluster



 

Pieces of Belah'dian silver can now be obtained from boarskin treasure maps, peisteskin treasure maps, and unhidden leather treasure maps.
New items have been added to the inventory of the following NPCs:
Material Suppliers hired via the Material Supplier Permit

Young Dodo Roaster / Dodo Stuffing  

Ul’dah, Steps of Thal (X:9 Y:12) – Sileas

Flawless Band

 

The items required in exchange for goods from Talan in Mor Dhona at Revenant's Toll (X:21 Y:6) have been adjusted as follows:
Item Required HQ Item Before   After
Artisan's Chocobotail Saw Spruce Plywood 50 8
Artisan's Cross-pein Hammer Darksteel Hook 50 10
Artisan's Raising Hammer Darksteel Wire 50 10
Artisan's Mallet Rose Gold Cog 50 10
Artisan's Round Knife Gryphonskin Strap 50 10
Artisan's Needle Silver Brocade 50 8
Artisan's Alembic Spirits of Salt 50 20
Artisan's Frypan Spicy Tomato Relish 50 20
Artisan's Spectacles Spruce Plywood 10 4
Artisan's Spectacles Darksteel Hook 10 5
Artisan's Spectacles Darksteel Wire 10 5
Artisan's Spectacles Rose Gold Cog 10 5
Artisan's Spectacles Gryphonskin Strap 10 5
Artisan's Spectacles Silver Brocade 10 4

 

The number of Ixali oaknots required in exchange for Xelphatol spring water has been reduced.
Item Before   After
Ixali Oaknot 8 4

 

The item imitation mistbeard mask is now dyeable.
The names of the following items have been adjusted:
Before   After
Giantsgall Daggers Giantsgall Cleavers
Direwolf Daggers Direwolf Cleavers

 

The following items have been changed from "unique / untradable" to just "untradable."
Artisan's Chocobotail Saw / Artisan's Cross-pein Hammer / Artisan's Raising Hammer / Artisan's Mallet / Artisan's Round Knife / Artisan's Needle / Artisan's Alembic / Artisan's Frypan / Forager's Dolabra / Forager's Hatchet / Forager's Fishing Rod

 

New gathering points have been added.
Eastern La Noscea – Unspoiled Rocky Outcrop

Central Shroud – Unspoiled Mature Tree

 

The following items can now be obtained by gathering:
Miner

Pumice

 

Botanist

Cypress Log



 

 
System
New achievements have been added.
Achievement Requirements
Smile-high Complete the Starlight Celebration quest "Going the Extra Smile."
What's Nexus Complete the quest "His Dark Materia."

 

The Embrace emote has been added.

* The Embrace emote can be obtained through the Ceremony of Eternal Bonding.

 

 
New Items

* A number of newly-added items have been omitted from the patch notes to prevent in-game spoilers for the Zodiac Weapon quests. The patch notes will be updated with the names of these items after an upcoming Hot Fix.

Item Category  
Excalibur Gladiator's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Brand Gladiator's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Ragnarok Marauder's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Axe Marauder's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Kaiser Knuckles Pugilist's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Claws Pugilist's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Longinus Lancer's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Spear Lancer's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Yoichi Bow Archer's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Bow Archer's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Sasuke's Blades Rogue's Arms Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Daggers Rogue's Arms Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Nirvana Two-handed Conjurer's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Cane Two-handed Conjurer's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Lilith Rod Two-handed Thaumaturge's Arm Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Rod Two-handed Thaumaturge's Arm Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Apocalypse Arcanist's Grimoire Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Last Resort Arcanist's Grimoire Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Grimoire Arcanist's Grimoire Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Codex Arcanist's Grimoire Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Aegis Shield Shield Item Level: 125 / Equipment Level: 50
Diamond Shield Shield Item Level: 115 / Equipment Level: 50
Spriggan Cap Head Item Level: 1 / Equipment Level: 1
Veil of Eternal Innocence Head Item Level: 1 / Equipment Level: 1
Fits: All ♀