Groot Slang

Family: Peistes
Weak against: Ice

Notorious Monster

Zone Level Drops Steal Spawns Notes
Pashhow Marshlands (S) 1 A, L, S
??? HP
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


  • Spawned by selecting "Shredded Label" at (G-8) in Pashhow Marshlands (S) with a Key ItemBlue-Labeled Crate. All members of the party/Alliance must have the Key Item.
  • Assisted by: Poison Peiste x6 (can be slept)
  • Spams Aqua Fortis for ~150 damage. Keep everyone out of range. Mostly uses this until around 30%.
  • Once under 30%, he will start spamming Calcifying Mist for ~400 damage. Best use ranged damage to survive. Black Mage works well.
  • If kiting, be careful not to be knocked out of battlefield by its AoE moves (this is not recommended).
  • Beware undead that spawn in this area at night. They can only aggro prior to, or after the fight is over. They check as easy prey to Lvl.75.
  • (see testimonials)

Possible Rewards[edit]

Item Abundance
Adaman Cuisses Augmented Unknown
Bhuj Augmented More data needed.(100%)
Cardinal Vest Augmented Unknown
Aht Urhgan Brass Unknown
Bottled Pixie Unknown
Divine Log Unknown
Dragon Bone Unknown
Dragon Steak Unknown
Gold Ingot Unknown
Granite Unknown
Hellsteak Unknown
Helmet Mole Unknown
Hi-Reraiser More data needed.(100%)
Luminium Ore Unknown
Mythril Ingot Unknown
Orichalcum Ingot Unknown
Orichalcum Ore Unknown
Pigeon's Blood Ruby Unknown
Platinum Ingot More data needed.(200%) (up to 2)
Remedy Unknown
Reraiser Unknown
Star Sapphire Unknown
Southern Pearl Unknown
Tufa More data needed.(100%)
Vitality Potion Unknown
Rhodonite More data needed.(100%)
Hydra Kofte More data needed.(100%)

Possible Augments[edit]

Item Augments
Adaman Cuisses

[Legs] All Races
DEF: 41 VIT +3 INT -3 Evasion -1
Enmity +3
Lv. 73 WAR / PLD

Counter +1~2
MND +1~4
MP +0~14
Magic Damage Taken -0~2%
Resist Vs. Water +0~20

[Great Axe] All Races
DMG: 89 Delay: 504 HP +10 DEX +2
VIT +2
Lv. 71 WAR / DRK

Weapon Base Damage +0~2
HP Recovered While Healing +0~2
Delay -0~2%
Strength +0~2
Accuracy +0~1
Cardinal Vest

[Body] All Races
DEF: 44 VIT +3 Accuracy +4 Evasion +4
Lv. 73 WAR / RDM / THF / PLD / DRK / BST / BRD / RNG / SAM / NIN / DRG / BLU / COR / DNC

Enmity -0~6
Ranged Accuracy +0~9
Strength +0~1

Historical Background[edit]

The Grootslang or Groot Slang (Afrikan for "big snake"), is a legendary cryptid that is reputed to dwell in a deep cave in the Richtersveld, South Africa.

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