With Final Fantasy 14’s Endwalker enlargement on the horizon, each new and veteran gamers will need to put together in order that they’re prepared to go when the enlargement is launched. Our FFXIV information helps you gather the most effective gear, the quests to full, and different another steps to put together for Endwalker.

Final Fantasy 14: Endwalker can be launched on Nov. 23, with early entry for gamers who pre-order Endwalker starting on Nov. 19. If you pre-order, you’ll additionally get bonus earrings that can increase your EXP gained up to stage 80, which is ideal for catching up.

If you’re stage 80 and also you beat Shadowbringers, what else is there to do? Between working in your relic weapon, there are a number of different issues.

Try out the FFXIV: Endwalker benchmark

If you might be enjoying on an older PC, take a look at out the Endwalker benchmark software before you purchase. The {hardware} necessities for Endwalker gained’t be considerably upgraded from Shadowbringers, however it’s price double checking to be sure that your PC can deal with the game nicely.

You can even design your male Viera within the benchmark, in case you plan on swapping races when the enlargement comes out.

Grab stage 70 therapeutic and maiming gear for Sage and Reaper

If you propose on enjoying both of the brand new jobs, you’ll need gear for them. While unlocking the job provides you with a coffer of themed gear, the gear gained’t be superb.

Grab Augmented Scaevan gear for them from Enna in Rhalgr’s Reach, which you’ll be able to commerce Allagan Tomestones of Poetics for.

If you could have gil however no tomes, grabbing stage 70 Rakshasa crafted gear will work, too.

Finish the principle state of affairs quest

This might look like a no brainer, however you’ll want to be caught up on all the principle state of affairs quests (MSQ). They’ll be labeled in case you have any left within the MSQ consumer interface in your display. If that doesn’t seem, chances are you’ll want to toggle it in your UI settings.

Nearly all content material is locked behind MSQ, whether or not it’s raids or dungeons, so that you’ll positively need to be utterly caught up.

Complete the Hildibrand facet quests

This is non-obligatory, however in case you like accumulating emotes and unlocking all of the trials you may, catch up within the foolish Hildibrand facet quests. No new Hildibrand quests got here out in the course of the Shadowbringers enlargement period, however extra must be coming in Endwalker. To get all the most recent stuff, you want to be caught up.

You can begin the Hildibrand facet quests at Wynmond in Ul’dah – Steps of Nald, in case you haven’t already.

A collection of armored Final Fantasy 14 characters stand together in a flashy golden environment

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Grab gear that’s merchandise stage 500 or larger

Based on patterns from earlier expansions, the primary dungeon in every enlargement requires an merchandise stage 30 under the earlier enlargement’s max. Thus, the primary dungeon in Endwalker will very possible require you to have gear at merchandise stage 500 or larger.

It’s finest to put together this before you want it. Here are some easy-to-get armor units that can assist increase you up:

You’ll very possible have the opportunity to seize Augmented Cryptlurker gear (530 merchandise stage) simply as soon as Endwalker launches, which brings us to the subsequent level …

Cap out your non-gil currencies

Right before the enlargement drops, have the max quantity of Allagan Tomestones of Poetics, Allegory, and Revelation.

Based on earlier expansions, it is possible for you to to use Allagan Tomestones of Poetics to get Cryptlurker gear, which is a very simple manner to increase your merchandise stage. (As of this writing, you may solely use the marginally more durable to get Allagan Tomestones of Revelations to get Cryptlurker gear.) When Endwalker rolls round, you’ll have the opportunity to gear up a few of your jobs shortly utilizing Poetics. You can solely maintain 2,000 Poetics directly, however you’ll want greater than 2,000 to get an entire set.

It’s additionally possible that, as soon as Endwalker will get launched, you’ll have the opportunity to convert your Allegory and Revelation tomes to Poetics at a decrease price, which can be useful with the above problem.

Complete the Binding Coil of Bahamut and Omega raid sequence

Story author Natsuko Ishikawa recommends that gamers full two facet quest raid sequence to complement the Endwalker story: the Binding Coil of Bahamut and Omegascape.

You can begin the Binding Coil of Bahamut raid quests from Urianger in The Waking Sands and Omegascape raid quests from Wedge in Rhalgr’s Reach.

For the additional mile, pre-prep EXP

If you need to be barely over-prepared for the enlargement, you may pre-prepare EXP to achieve so when the extent cap will increase, you may get forward. Any of the next will assist with this:

  • Completing high-level facet quests and ready to flip them in.
  • Completing a Wondrous Tails book and ready to flip it in.
  • Logging off in a sanctuary before the replace to guarantee that you’ve gathered relaxation EXP.