Job: Warrior
Family Gigas
Weak to: Unknown
Notorious Monster

Zone Level Drops Steal Spawns Notes
Abyssea - La Theine Unknown Unknown 1
??? HP
??? MP
A = Aggressive; NA = Non-Aggresive; 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; A(R) = Aggressive to Reive participants


Spawn Conditions Companions/Summons
  • Spawned by trading a Trophy Shield to the ??? at C-4 at the north end of the valley populated by Bathyal Gigas, around the corner and out of sight of the mobs.
  • ??? respawn is 1 minute.


Special Abilities Passive Traits
Physical Qualities Magical Qualities
  • Increased Double Attack rate and "Enspell" effect following use of Impact Roar. Effects are removed following Grand Slam.
  • Resistant to Lightning Trans Lightning.gif magic.
  • Resistant to Darkness magic. (Repeatedly resisted darkness skillchains).
Further Notes
  • Always uses a pattern of moves beginning with Impact Roar, eventually followed by successive uses of Grand Slam.
  • Following Impact Roar, Adamastor gains an undispellable Enspell effect as well as a sharp increase to Double Attack rate. These effects persist until Adamastor uses a series of Grand Slams, after which his attacks return to normal and the cycle repeats.

(see testimonials)

Historical background[edit]

Adamastor is the name of a giant in the Portuguese epic Os Lusíadas, meant to represent the hardships inflicted by nature and geography that sea ship crews face during difficult trips.

This article uses material from the "Adamastor" article on FFXIclopedia and is licensed under the CC-BY-SA License.