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Western Altepa Desert

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Zone Information
Area Name Western Altepa Desert
Type Outdoor
Maps
Map Acquisition Purchase
Miscellaneous Able to ride Chocobos Able to call Adventuring Fellow Able to use tractor
Hobbies

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Weather

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Region Kuzotz
Expansion Rise of the Zilart
Requirements None
Restrictions None
Background music "Altepa Desert"
Notes None
Description

This enormous expanse of desert covers the entire western half of Zepwell Island. Out of its center rises Revelation Rock, which was once used by the Galka as a location for spiritual training. To the northeast, one can find the largest oasis of the desert-Rabao.

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Connections

Rabao at (L-5)
Eastern Altepa Desert at (K-7) and (G-10)
Quicksand Caves
Kuftal Tunnel at (H-4)
Korroloka Tunnel


[edit] Involved in Quests/Missions

Quest Type Starter Location
Beastmen Treasure (Kuzotz Region) General Peddlestox    Western Altepa Desert L-7
Don't Forget the Antidote General Edigey    Rabao F-9
For the Birds General Koblakiq    Oldton Movalpolos H-11
Mission Nation Starter Location
Leaute's Last Wishes San d'Oria San d'Orian Gate Guard    San d'Oria
Return of the Talekeeper Bastok Bastok Gate Guard    Bastok
Headstone Pilgrimage Zilart ---    ---
Shock! Arrant Abuse of Authority Moogle Kupo d'Etat Moogle    Upper Jeuno H-8

[edit] Other Information

Item Abundance
Bone Chip Very Common(22.2%)
Coral Fragment Very Rare(3.4%)
Darksteel Ore Very Rare(1.7%)
Giant Femur Uncommon(11.1%)
Gold Ore Very Rare(1.5%)
Iron Ore Rare(6.5%)
Pebble Uncommon(11.5%)
Philosopher's Stone Very Rare(0.6%)
Zinc Ore Rare(8.4%)
Fish Scales Very Rare(1.9%)
Giant Bird Plume Very Rare(0.2%)
Black Chocobo Feather Uncommon(13.2%)
Phoenix Feather Rare(7.1%)
Red Moko Grass Very Rare(3.1%)
Spider Web Very Rare(1%)
Demon Horn Very Rare(0.4%)
Demon Skull Very Rare(0.9%)
Dragon Scales Very Rare(0.5%)
High Quality Pugil Scales Very Rare(1.7%)
Seashell Very Rare(2.5%)
Titanictus Shell Very Rare(0.6%)
Turtle Shell Very Rare(1%)
Wyvern Scales Very Rare(0.4%)
Bird Egg Unknown (Uncommon)
Colored Egg Unknown (Uncommon)
Hard-Boiled Egg Unknown (Uncommon)
Soft-Boiled Egg Unknown (Uncommon)
Sairui-Ran Unknown (Uncommon)

= Requires Burrow  = Requires Egg Helm
= Requires Bore   = Obtainable only at Night

  • Earth crystals attainable in Earth weather. Earth Clusters attainable in Sandstorm (double earth) weather.
  • Fire crystals attainable in Fire weather. Fire Clusters attainable in Heatwave (double fire) weather.


(L-5) & (G-7 @ top-right corner) & (H-10)
Page Tgt. Level Max Level Mobs to fight EXP/GIL
1 40~45 61 * 7 Desert Spiders
* 3 Antican Essedarius
920
2 44~49 66 * 5 Desert Dhalmels
* 1 Antican Eques
* 4 Antican Retiarii
980
3 47~53 69 * 10 Desert Beetles
* 1 Cactuar
1020
4 51~56 74 * 2 Goblins
* 8 Tulwar Scorpions
1080
5 54~58 75 * 4 Antican Secutors
* 6 Antican Lanista
1140
Fish Cap Body of Water
Moat Carp
11 All
Giant Catfish
31
Giant Donko
49
Sandfish
50
Gavial Fish
81
Rusty Bucket 0
Fishing Map
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Possible Weather Weather Reporter
Resist Vs. EarthResist Vs. Earth Svana - Bastok Markets (H-10)
Mariadok - Bastok Mines (I-9)
Fo Mocorho - Port Bastok (J-11)
Amaja-Kumaja - Rabao (F-8)
Resist Vs. FireResist Vs. Fire
Elemental Map
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Brown Casket Blue Casket
Item Abundance Item Abundance
Galkan Dagger RareExclusive Rare(8.7%) Catholicon TemporaryRareExclusive Very Common(25.5%)
Bone Knife Very Rare(4.8%) Silent Oil Temporary Very Common(26.2%) (Up to x2)
Falchion Very Rare(1%) X-Potion Temporary Uncommon(13.4%)
Kheten Rare(5.8%) Super Ether Temporary Very Common(21.5%) (Up to x2)
Negoroshiki Very Rare(2.9%) Echo Drops Temporary Very Common(22.1%) (Up to x2)
Carapace Mask Very Rare(1.9%) Hi-Ether +3 Temporary Common(18.1%)
Carapace Mittens Very Rare(1.9%) Prism Powder Temporary Common(16.1%)
Ether +1 Uncommon(10.6%) Elixir Temporary Common(16.8%) (Up to x2)
Ether +2 Uncommon(14.4%) Hi-Potion +2 Temporary Very Common(22.8%)
Carbon Fiber Very Rare(2.9%) Melon Juice Temporary Very Common(24.2%)
Darksteel Nugget Very Rare(1.9%) Daedalus Wing Temporary Very Common(26.8%) (Up to x3)
Gold Nugget Rare(7.7%) Antidote Temporary Common(19.5%)
Silk Thread Rare(8.7%) Remedy Temporary Very Common(22.8%) (Up to x2)
Kazham Peppers Rare(5.8%) Hi-Ether +2 Temporary Very Common(20.8%)
Potion +2 Uncommon(13.5%) Hi-Potion +3 Temporary Common(15.9%)
Potion +3 Uncommon(14.4%) Pamama au Lait Temporary Very Common(20.6%)
Greatsword Very Rare(2.9%) Eye Drops Temporary Uncommon(12.7%)
Dryad Root Rare(7.7%)
Mythril Zaghnal Very Rare(1.9%)
Carapace Leggings Very Rare(2.9%)
Grain Seeds Very Rare(4.8%)
Ash Log Rare(5.8%)
Carapace Subligar Very Rare(4.8%)
Bone Rod Very Rare(1%)
Mythril Claws Very Rare(1%)
Evolith Exclusive Uncommon(10.6%)

[edit] Notorious Monsters Found Here

Name Level Drops Steal Family Spawns Notes
Cactuar Cantautor
56 Cactus Arm
Cactus Stems
Cactuar Needle
Kung Fu Shoes
Cactuar Needle Sabotenders Cactuar Cantautor Spawn Location A, H
Calchas
??? Fuchingiri Scorpions ???
Celphie
47-48 Dhalmel Meat
Dhalmel Whistle
Giant Femur
Dhalmel Celphie Spawn Location A, L
Dahu
??? Dahu Hair Manticores ???
King Vinegarroon
80-85 Venomous Claw
Ace's Helm
Heavy Shell
Scorpions King Vinegarroon Spawn Location
Picolaton
Unknown Thrakon Breastplate Rocs
A = Aggressive; L = Links; S = Detects by Sight; H = Detects by Sound; HP = Detects Low HP; M = Detects Magic; Sc = Follows by Scent; T(S) = True-sight; T(H) = True-hearing; JA = Detects job abilities; WS = Detects weaponskills;Z(D) = Asleep in Daytime; Z(N) = Asleep at Nighttime

[edit] Regular Monsters Found Here

Name Level Drops Steal Family Spawns Notes
Antican Eques
45-49 Antican Pauldron
Flash
Rotten Meat
Mythril Beastcoin Antica 5 A, L, H, Sc
Antican Essedarius
41-45 Antican Robe
Iron Arrow
Iron Ore
Rotten Meat
Mythril Beastcoin Antica 8 A, L, H, Sc
Antican Hoplomachus
54-58 Antican Pauldron
Rotten Meat
Xhifhut Bow
Mythril Beastcoin Antica 29 A, L, H, Sc
Antican Lanista
54-58 Antican Acid
Antican Robe
Mythril Ore
Rotten Meat
Xhifhut Body
Mythril Beastcoin Antica 40 A, L, H, Sc
Antican Retiarius
45-49 Antican Robe
Iron Ore
Rotten Meat
Mythril Beastcoin Antica 12 A, L, H, Sc
Antican Secutor
54-58 Antican Pauldron
Dhalmel Leather Missive
Mythril Ore
Rotten Meat
Mythril Beastcoin Antica 25 A, L, H, Sc
Apsaras
Fished up
40-42 Pugils 1 A, H
Bigclaw
Fished up
45-52 Crabs 2 A, H
Cactuar
48-53 Arnica Root
Cactuar Needle
Cactus Arm
Distilled Water
Sabotenders 37 A, H
Desert Beetle
47-51 Beetle Jaw
Beetle Shell
Insect Wing
Beetles 100 L, S, Sc
Desert Dhalmel
44-48 Dhalmel Hide
Dhalmel Meat
Giant Femur
Papaka Grass
Dhalmel 23 L, S, Sc
Desert Manticore
53-57 Manticore Fang
Manticore Hair
Manticore Hide
Manticores 16 A, S, Sc
Desert Spider
40-44 Spider Web Spiders 30 L, H
Desert Worm
Spawns at night
43-47 Copper Ore
Flint Stone
Iron Ore
Zinc Ore
Flint Stone Worms 24 A, H
Earth Elemental
During earth weather
56-58 Earth Cluster Elementals 6 A, M
Fallen Knight
Spawns at night
50-54 Bone Chip
Scroll of Absorb-AGI
Scroll of Absorb-INT
Scroll of Absorb-VIT
Bone Chip Skeletons 9 A, H, HP
Fire Elemental
During fire weather
56-58 Fire Cluster Elementals 6 A, M
Goblin Bouncer
51-55 Goblin Helm
Goblin Mail
Gold Beastcoin
Mythril Leggings
Mythril Beastcoin Goblins 2 A, L, S
Goblin Digger
51-54 Goblin Armor
Goblin Mask
Pickaxe Goblins 1 A, L, S
Goblin Enchanter
51-55 Brass Ingot
Goblin Armor
Goblin Mask
Silver Ingot
Platinum Ingot
Mythril Beastcoin Goblins 2 A, L, S
Goblin Hunter
51-55 Goblin Armor
Goblin Mask
Crossbow Bolt Goblins 2 A, L, S
Goblin Welldigger
51-55 Distilled Water
Goblin Armor
Goblin Mask
Pickaxe
Sheep Jerky
Beastcoin Goblins 2 A, L, S
Ironshell
Fished up
40-42 Crabs 1 A, H
Lich
Spawns During: 20:00-4:00
49-53 Bone Chip
Revival Root
Southern Mummy
Bone Chip Skeletons 6 A, H, HP
Phorusrhacos
57-60 Giant Bird Feather
Giant Bird Plume
Rocs 9 A, L, S
Razorjaw Pugil
Fished up
56-58 Pugils 1 A, H
Tulwar Scorpion
53-56 Desert Venom
Scorpion Claw
Scorpion Shell
Scorpions 31 A, H
A = Aggressive; L = Links; S = Detects by Sight; H = Detects by Sound; HP = Detects Low HP; M = Detects Magic; Sc = Follows by Scent; T(S) = True-sight; T(H) = True-hearing; JA = Detects job abilities; WS = Detects weaponskills;Z(D) = Asleep in Daytime; Z(N) = Asleep at Nighttime

[edit] Event Monsters Found Here

Name Level Drops Steal Family Spawns Notes
Eastern Sphinx
Spawned Mission: Return of the Talekeeper
Manticores 1
Maharaja
Spawned Quest: Inheritance
Tigers 1 A
Sabotender Enamorado
Spawned Mission: Leaute's Last Wishes
Sabotenders 1
Western Sphinx
Spawned Mission: Return of the Talekeeper
Manticores 1
A = Aggressive; L = Links; S = Detects by Sight; H = Detects by Sound; HP = Detects Low HP; M = Detects Magic; Sc = Follows by Scent; T(S) = True-sight; T(H) = True-hearing; JA = Detects job abilities; WS = Detects weaponskills;Z(D) = Asleep in Daytime; Z(N) = Asleep at Nighttime


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