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≪October 10, 2018 Version Update≫
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Take on foes of your own choosing in Sinister Reign, go straight to the final showdown in Vagary, and more with a host of refinements to popular battlefields!

Read on for details.

Battle-related

  • A new feature has been added to Sinister Reign to allow players to take on foes of their own choosing.
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    • Requirements
      • Have the FINAL FANTASY XI: Seekers of Adoulin expansion installed.
      • Have registered the Seekers of Adoulin expansion content.
      • Have completed all of the Seekers of Adoulin missions.
      • Must be in possession of the KeyItem Macabre simulacrum key item.
        *One to six players may take part in the battlefield.
        *All party members must fulfill the necessary requirements.
        *The KeyItem Macabre simulacrum key item is consumed upon entering the arena. It must be re-obtained in order to fight again.
    • Joining Sinister Reign
      • 1. Obtaining the key item
      • 2. After all party members have acquired a macabre simulacrum, the party leader can send the entire party to the battle arena by inspecting the Infernal Transposer in Ra'Kaznar Inner Court (I-8).
        • Initially, you will be able to choose from Ingrid, Darrcuiln, and Arciela.
        • Defeating all opponents will result in further selectable foes being unlocked.
      • 3. Triumph over your foe to claim your reward
        • A time limit of 30 minutes (Earth time) is in place for the battle.
        • Emerge victorious, and you will earn a reward commensurate with your choice of foe.
          *If you have no room in your inventory, you will be unable to claim your reward, and a message will be displayed asking you to clean out your inventory.
          *You cannot earn experience points or capacity points from this content, nor will Malobra reward you for emerging victorious.
  • New battlefields have been added to Vagary where players can face off directly against a boss enemy of their choosing.
    The following battlefields have been added to Vagary:
    Vagary: Putraxia / Vagary: Rancibus / Vagary: Pallitorus / Vagary: Perfidien / Vagary: Plouton
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*One to six players may take part in the battlefield.
*All party members must fulfil the necessary requirements.
*The KeyItem Prototype sigil pearl key item is consumed upon entering the arena. It must be re-obtained in order to fight again.
    • Joining the Fray
      • 1. Obtain the KeyItem Prototype sigil pearl key item from the Odyssean Passage in Leafallia.
      • 2. Inspect the Ominous Postern in the Ra'Kaznar Turris and select the battlefield of your choice.
      • 3. Dispatch your foes.
        • A time limit of 30 minutes (Earth time) is in place for the battle.
        • After the battle, you will receive a title befitting your victory.
          *These battlefields will not grant experience points, capacity points, or treasure.
          *These battlefields will not count toward the Vagary objective for Records of Eminence.
  • Ambuscade has undergone the following additions and adjustments.
    • New foes are now available in Normal and Intense Ambuscades.
      *The corresponding Records of Eminence objectives have also been changed accordingly.
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    • Certain rewards obtainable in exchange for hallmarks have been changed.
    • Certain rewards obtainable in exchange for total hallmarks have been changed.
    • Certain rewards obtainable in exchange for badges of gallantry have been changed.
  • In Besieged, the speed at which the enemy army advances has been increased.
    This change will be more apparent for armies of lower strength levels, but affects all armies.

Item-related

  • New items have been added.
  • New synthesis recipes have been added.
<<Amateur>>
Item Required Synthesis Skills Materials
Lost Sickle +1 - Lost Sickle, Lost Sickle
  • Afterglow effects have been added to the following weapons:
Epeolatry / Idris
*This only applies to weapons upgraded to item level 119.
*Visual effects have also been added to the weapons in question.

Resolved Issues

  • An issue wherein various NPC dialogue lines contained typographical errors.
  • Various issues wherein the help text for certain items contained errors.
  • An issue wherein certain key items were sorted into improper categories.
  • An issue with Unity "Wanted" quest battles wherein the notorious monster Kubool Ja's Mhuufya could not be knocked out under certain circumstances.
  • An issue with Dynamis-Divergence wherein the "Mask" gauge would not display properly under certain circumstances.
  • An issue wherein "Enhancing magic effect duration +n%" properties augmenting the following items would, under certain circumstances, not activate.
    Duelist's Torque / Duelist's Torque +1 / Duelist's Torque +2
  • An issue with Campaign wherein adventurers would, under certain circumstances, become unable to move after climbing onto their mounts.
  • An issue wherein specific buffs would not, under certain circumstances, be applied to pets.
  • An issue with Master Trials wherein, upon completion of Sealed Fate, the corresponding title would be applied to party members not on the battlefield.

Known Issues

  • Incorrect log text displays when, under certain circumstances, adventurers are afflicted with weakness.
  • The visual effects for Poison Breath do not display when the ability is used by specific monsters under certain circumstances.