The Archaean - Story Walkthrough and Guide

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This page is for The Archaean, the third Quest of Chapter 4 of Final Fantasy XV (FF15, FFXV). Read on for more information about which sidequests, bosses, and items are available in this chapter!

FFXV The Archaean Walkthrough

List of Objectives
1 FFXV_Gladio Noctis_story walkthrough After the Archaean is revealed, Noct and Gladio will have to find their way quickly out of the area.
2 The area will have an effect similar to the HP Drain of Sap, so make sure to move quickly.
3 FFXV_Dyonaevis_story walkthrough There are some Dynoaevis in the next area. Make quick work of them, then carry on through.
4 FFXV_Gladio Noct 2_story walkthrough Move through the narrow ledge. A cinematic will be shown of the Archaean trying to grab Noct.
5 There will be a cinematic showing a discussion between Noct and Gladio. Afterwards, Noct will be shown to be Riled, which increases his strength.
6 Imperial troops will soon enter the scene. Eliminate them to proceed to the next quest.

Tips and Strategies

This is a list of important things to do in the quest The Archaean. Read on to find out which of them is crucial to proceeding.

  • Against the Dynoaevis, the ice gun Cocytus is best. Remember to exploit elemental weaknesses in the future.
  • Be ready against the Imperial troops! Also, this challenge against the Archaean is best when learning how to defend and block.
  • When in areas like this, look for elemental benefits e.g., Fire draw points are abundant in a literal hot spot like this.

List of items

Disc of Cauthess

List of Items:

Mega Phoenix
Sharp Tail Feathers

Boss Battles and Monsters

Disc of Cauthess

List of Appearing Monsters/Enemies:

Imperial Sniper
Imperial Spearman
Magitek Swordsman

Appearing Bosses

There are no boss battles in this Chapter 4 quest.

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