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FAQ/Walkthrough by ZeoKnight

Version: 1.4 | Updated: 04/05/18

Table of Contents

  1. Intro
    1. Gameplay Info
  2. The Beginning
  3. In Depth - Base Classes
    1. Fencer
    2. Dragoon
    3. Pugilist
    4. Harbinger
    5. Warlock
    6. Necromancer
    7. Rover
    8. Masurao
    9. Shaman
    10. Botanist
    11. Racial Skills and Extra Notes
    12. Equipment Skills
    13. Recap of Buffs, Debuffs, Ailments and Binds Skills
  4. 1st Stratum
    1. 1F - Pursuing an Old Legend
    2. 2F - Around the Campfire
    3. 3F - What Lurks behind the Trees
    4. 4F - A Dance with Stone Statues
    5. 5F - The Guardian of the Woods
    6. 1st Stratum Boss and Epilogue
  5. 2nd Stratum
    1. 6F - Rising to New Heights
    2. 7F - Beware of Stampede
    3. 8F - A Beast Born to Fight
    4. 9F - Across the Mountain Pass
    5. 10F - The Master of the Skies
    6. 2nd Stratum Boss and Epilogue
  6. In Depth - Master Titles
    1. F - Phantom Duelist
    2. F - Chain Duelist
    3. D - Shield Bearer
    4. D - Cannon Bearer
    5. P - Barrage Brawler
    6. P - Impact Brawler
    7. H - Deathbringer
    8. H - Deathguard
    9. W - Omnimancer
    10. W - Elemancer
    11. N - Spirit Evoker
    12. N - Spirit Broker
    13. R - Flying Falcon
    14. R - Hunting Hound
    15. M - Blade Dancer
    16. M - Blade Master
    17. S - Divine Punisher
    18. S - Divine Herald
    19. B - Merciful Healer
    20. B - Graced Poisoner
    21. Equipment Skills II
    22. Recap of Buffs, Debuffs, Ailments and Binds Skills II
  7. 3rd Stratum
    1. 11F - Chasing the Dying Light
    2. 12F - Over a Toxic Graveyard
    3. 13F - Where Wraiths Wander
    4. 14F - An Executioner's Axe
    5. 15F - The Lord of the Undying
    6. 3rd Stratum Boss and Epilogue
  8. 4th Stratum
    1. 16F - Discovering the Next Level
    2. 17F - Pillars on the Pathway
    3. 16F - Discovering the Next Level (hidden area)
    4. 1F - Pursuing an Old Legend (hidden area)
    5. 3F & 4F Tutelary Forest (hidden area)
    6. 7F - 9F Jagged Reach (hidden area)
    7. 15F - The Lord of the Undying (hidden area)
    8. 18F - Lost in the Crystal Caves
    9. 19F - A Mysterious Stranger
    10. 20F - The Creature in the Cavern
    11. 4th Stratum Boss and Epilogue
  9. 5th Stratum
    1. 21F - Back to the Beginning
    2. 22F - Echoes of Calamity
    3. 23F - Hindered by Gravity
    4. 21F & 22F Untamed Garden (hidden area)
    5. 24F - Through a Needle's Eye
    6. 25F - The Genesis of Darkness
    7. 5th Stratum Boss and Epilogue
  10. 6th Stratum
    1. 26F - Taking a Step Beyond
    2. 2nd Stratum Superboss
    3. 27F - Paths Lit by Heaven
    4. 1st Stratum Superboss
    5. 28F - Propechies in the Void
    6. 3rd Stratum Superboss
    7. 29F - Past the Edge of Despair
    8. 4th Stratum Superboss
    9. 30F - The Dawn of a New Myth
    10. 6th Stratum Boss and Epilogue
    11. Special Strategy: 99999 damage
  11. Full Maps
    1. 1st Stratum - Tutelary Forest
    2. 2nd Stratum - Jagged Reach
    3. 3rd Stratum - Fetid Necropolis
    4. 4th Stratum - Lucent Hollows
    5. 5th Stratum - Untamed Garden
    6. 6th Stratum - Empyreal Bridge
  12. Iorys Marketplace
    1. SHOP - 1st Stratum
    2. SHOP - 2nd Stratum
    3. SHOP - 3rd Stratum
    4. SHOP - 4th Stratum
    5. SHOP - 5th Stratum
    6. SHOP - 6th Stratum
  13. Book
    1. Quests
    2. Missions
    3. Monstrous Codex
    4. Item Compendium
  14. Unlockables
  15. Downloadable Content
  16. Closing


Special thanks to

  • Atlus for developing this amazing game
  • FAQ by HououinMakise. This FAQ is really helpful when I need to farm rare loot and deal with random mobs, especially for the binds.
  • SerperiorThanU for mentioning the wiki pages of the original Japanese EO5.
  • The aforementioned original Japanese EO5 websites itself, https://www63.atwiki.jp/sekaiju_mazev/ . I don't understand Japanese but thankfully there are some tools to translate the web pages although the translations are illiterate.
  • Enfinete and Hemless for their expert knowledge in discussing optimal build for each class. Terron145 for correcting a few things regarding skills.
  • PraetorHyper for the tip about respawning the boss.
  • https://sq-atlus.jp/ for the basic explanation about the DLC.
  • All users in countless GameFAQs' boards and answer pages for providing useful information while creating this guide.

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Version History

0.1 - 11/19/2017When I started to play this game.
0.2 - 11/26/2017Finished 1st Stratum.
0.3 - 12/04/2017Finished 2nd Stratum.
0.4 - 12/19/2017Finished 3rd Stratum.
0.5 - 12/27/2017Finished 4th Stratum.
0.55 - 01/01/2018Updated 7 events:
Hunting, Gathering, and Fighting in 2F,
Dangers Unseen in 3F,
Olive Remains in 3F,
Creeping Shadow in 5F,
Cliffhanging Bag in 6F,
Bear Trap Tragedy in 9F,
Slug It Out in 11F.
Found 2 new events:
Present from the Past in 5F,
Battle Bugs! in 10F.
Updated 2 requests:
No Guard Left Behind in 16F,
Saurian Showdown in 20F.
0.56 - 01/04/2018Updated enemies data by adding their weakness, resist, immune, and skills.
0.6 - 1/13/2018Finished 5th Stratum.
0.61 - 1/16/2018Added information for unlocking
Jenetta's Excellent Adventure in 5F,
Syrik's Special Delivery and For Your Health in 10F,
Reptoid Rumble in 19F,
Vernon's Insect Diary in 22F.
Updated FOEs data for the first 5 strata.
0.7 - 2/4/2018Finished 6th Stratum.
1.0 - 2/20/2018Completed the entire guide.
In Depth - Base Classes,
Full Maps,
Iorys Marketplace, and
Book sections.
1.1 - 2/28/2018Added
In Depth - Master Titles
1.2 - 3/6/2018Added
Recap of Buffs,
Ailments and Binds Skills
Recap of Buffs, Debuffs, Ailments and Binds Skills II sections.
1.3 - 3/11/2018Added
Unlockables and
Downloadable Content sections.
1.4 - 4/4/2018Added
Equipment Skills and
Equipment Skills II sections.
Polished the guide with icons