Prelude to a Storm

Revision as of 19:34, 28 March 2010 by *>Lobby (→‎Fight)
Mission Name: Prelude to a Storm
Start NPC:
Suggested Level:
Reward: Elixir, Vile Elixir or Vile Elixir +1

Previous Mission: The Battle of Xarcabard
Next Mission: Storm's Crescendo
  Replay Cutscene   
  Prelude to a Storm(Pt.2-3)    Goblin Footprint Xarcabard (S) (K-9)
  Storm's Crescendo(Pt.1)    Goblin Footprint Xarcabard (S) (K-9)


  • Check the "Rally Point:Green" (G-9) for a cutscene, and you will be given the keyitem: "Magelight Signal Flare"
  • Check the Spell-worked Snow which can be found 45 yalms SE from "Rally Point:Green" and prepare for a fight.
  • After the fight you will get a cutscene and an Elixir, Vile Elixir or Vile Elixir +1. (Probably based on time taken to complete mission.)


You will enter into Ghoyu's Reverie.

  • Buffs wear upon entry.
  • Exp is not lost upon death. Reraise effect wears off once all members are ejected from the battlefield.
  • You have 30 mins after entry to complete this mission.
  • Magelight Signal Flare will be lost upon entry and if you fail will have to obtain another one which can only be obtained once each Vana'diel day.
  • Talk to Pesoso to start off the mission.
  • You'll be fighting Yagudos, Quadavs, Orcs and Demons, of several type-jobs.
    • The Yagudos, Quadav, and Orcs have very low HP and do not deal very much damage from spells or physical attacks.
    • The Yagudos, Quadav, and Orcs take extra damage from magic spells.
    • The Demons have much higher HP and higher physical damage than the other monsters.
    • All enemies are susceptible to Sleep, Lullaby.
  • Defeating an enemy gives you the possibility of various temporary items similar to those in Nyzul Isle.
  • After defeating all enemies, talk to Pesoso again to exit Ghoyu's Reverie.

Game Description

Mission Orders

Operation Snowstorm has commenced! Sir Ragelise has given you the orders to deliver word to the other two nations' encampments; first Windurst, followed by Bastok.

Game Script

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