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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

Book

Quests

1st Stratum

Request from a Craftsman
AccessibilityReward
1FAnalysis Scope X2
Advanced500 EXP
Basic600 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Cracked Mudstone
Cracked Mudstone is a common mining material in 1F
Let Them Eat Acorns
AccessibilityReward
1FTherica A x2,
Therica B x2
Advanced600 EXP
Basic750 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give 3 Hard Cupules
Hard Cupule is dropped by Rabid Acorn in 1st stratum
Prepare for Adventure!
AccessibilityReward
1FMadfa
Advanced650 EXP
Basic780 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Sell 2 Conical Canines to Syrik
Conical Canine is dropped by Wild Dog in 1st stratum
Fetch Request
AccessibilityReward
2FNectar x3Advanced1750 EXP
Basic2100 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Skunk Cabbage
Skunk Cabbage is a rare taking material in 2F
Fisherman's Favor
AccessibilityReward
2FForest Fish x5Advanced1250 EXP
Basic1500 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Forest Fish
Forest Fish can be obtained at any fishing point
Sunlight, Moonlight
AccessibilityReward
3FMedica II x3Advanced2250 EXP
Basic2700 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Sunstone and Moonstone
Sunstone is obtained at E1 ~ b2 during the daylight and
Moonstone is obtained at F4 ~ d3 in the evening, all of which in 3F
Rare Breed Hunter
AccessibilityReward
3F600 enAdvanced2500 EXP
Basic3000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to E2 ~ d4 in 2F and then
defeat rare breed in any random encounter

The Proving
AccessibilityReward
4FAmritaAdvanced4500 EXP
Basic5400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat Toxipede FOE
Toxipede appears in 2F
Roping in a Legend
AccessibilityReward
4FVolt Jar x3Advanced2000 EXP
Basic2400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Thick Vine
Thick Vine is dropped by Colossal Roper
The House of Gryphon
AccessibilityReward
5FSomaAdvanced3250 EXP
Basic3900 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Gryphon Helmet
Gryphon Helmet is obtained at C6 ~ c2 in 5F, ambushed by 2 Man-eating Hares
Vermin Extermination
AccessibilityReward
5FCopper Ingot x2Advanced3500 EXP
Basic4200 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to E6 ~ c4 in 5F and then choose
"Take out the meat",
"Place it on the ground",
"Scorch the middle",
"Wait another moment", and
"Set up the bomb now"
Grocery Shopping I
AccessibilityReward
5FBoiled Crawfish x3Advanced4500 EXP
Basic5400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Scarlet Carapace

Scarlet Carapace is obtained by defeating Iron Crustacean in 4F and 5F
Jenetta's Excellent Adventure
AccessibilityReward
5FPepper CannonAdvanced3250 EXP
Basic3900 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to E2 ~ a1 in 3F and then
defeat Owl Beast FOE to obtain Forest Honey
Must have found Jenetta at F6 ~ c3 in 3F

2nd Stratum

A Most Dangerous Game
AccessibilityReward
6FAddle Gas x3Advanced6750 EXP
Basic8100 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Disable the traps at E5 ~ a1, E4 ~ c4, and E4 ~ d3 in 5F
Monsterology 101
AccessibilityReward
6FMedica III x2Advanced7500 EXP
Basic9000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give 3 Feline Ears
Feline Ear is dropped by Jumping Caracal in 6F
Prepare for More Adventure!
AccessibilityReward
7FResin TargeAdvanced7000 EXP
Basic8400 EXP
Best Possible
Result

Sell 3 Thick Saps to Syrik

Must have cleared Prepare for Adventure!.
Thick Sap is a common chopping material in 7F
The Big Bad Beast
AccessibilityReward
7F1500 enAdvanced12000 EXP
Basic14400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to C7 ~ e4 in 7F and choose the first option
(require Animal Care skill),
and then return to BAR and tell that you've treated the wound
The reward is changed to 900 en because the requestor pulls out the request
Jenetta's True Feelings
AccessibilityReward
7FNectar x4Advanced9250 EXP
Basic11100 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Meat and Forest Wheat to Jenetta
Must have cleared Jenetta's Excellent Adventure.
Meat is sold by Jaimie the Hunter at BAR, and
Forest Wheat can be harvested in either 2F, 4F, 6F, or 7F.
Holey Moley!
AccessibilityReward
7FLuck NecklaceAdvanced12250 EXP
Basic14700 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 12 Rending Moles and then Angry Mole Lord in 7F


Fight Poison with Poison
AccessibilityReward
8FKoshka
Advanced11500 EXP
Basic13800 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Scorpion Venom
Approach Glaring Stinger in 6F without alerting it

Dressed for Success
AccessibilityReward
8FTherica A x3,
Therica B x3
Advanced12000 EXP
Basic14400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Silk String
Must have cleared Sunlight, Moonlight.
Land on 2F, follow the Toxipede FOE to its nest, defeat 4 Toxipedes
Guards vs. Guilds
AccessibilityReward
8FCopper Ingot
Advanced17500 EXP
Basic21000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 15 enemies in 8F
The reward is increased to 2 Copper Ingots

Grocery Shopping II
AccessibilityReward
9F1800 enAdvanced18000 EXP
Basic21600 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Milk, 2 Eggs, and 3 Forest Wheats
Must have cleared Grocery Shopping I.
All of them are buyable at Encumbered Salesman in BAR
Syrik's Tiny Favor
AccessibilityReward
9FJonoAdvanced22000 EXP
Basic26400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Sell Bound Hoof to Syrik
Must have cleared Prepare for More Adventure!.
Must have found Syrik at F2 ~ d4 in 8F.
Bound Hoof is dropped by Cliff Goat in 8F or 9F while its legs are bound
Syrik's Special Delivery
AccessibilityReward
10F1800 enAdvanced16000 EXP
Basic19200 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to D7 ~ c4, A5 ~ c2, and C3 ~ d3 in 9F

For Your Health
AccessibilityReward
10FPetra FlyssaAdvanced21000 EXP
Basic25200 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give White Petal
Must have triggered "Cliffside Flower" event at D4 ~ b2 in 9F.
White Petal is obtained at the exact location

3rd Stratum

May I Have Some Ore?
AccessibilityReward
11FSoma x2Advanced30000 EXP
Basic36000 EXP
Best Possible
Result

Talk to "Girl with a Big Book" and show her
Rusted Metal, Obsidian, and Flint


The reward is increased to 4 Somas
Spooky Scary Skeletons
AccessibilityReward
11FAmritaAdvanced33500 EXP
Basic40200 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 3 of these monsters:
Bone Archer, Cracked Skull, and Skelesword FOE appear in 11F,
Horned Skull appears in 15F,
Undead Fencer and Undead Archer appear alongside
3rd stratum boss.
The reward is increased to 5 Amritas
Syrik's Small Favor
AccessibilityReward
12FSapling HatAdvanced30000 EXP
Basic36000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Sell Fine Sapling to Syrik
Must have cleared Syrik's Tiny Favor.
Fine Sapling is a rare chopping material in 12F
Seed of Truth
AccessibilityReward
12FGuard SoleAdvanced31000 EXP
Basic37200 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to B4 ~ a4 in 11F, defeat Rampaging Roper
Lose party members' HP by 70 (Advanced) / 56 (Basic) before battle,
the reward is increased to 3 Guard Soles
Thinly Veiled Threats
AccessibilityReward
13FHeavenly Gift x2Advanced31500 EXP
Basic37800 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give 2 Bane Weeds and 3 Ivory Sacks

Must have cleared Dressed for Success.
Bane Weed is a common taking material in 14F, and
Ivory Sack is dropped by Ghost in 13F or 14F

Stratum Invaders
AccessibilityReward
13FSlumber BowAdvanced34000 EXP
Basic40800 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to E5 ~ d1, C5 ~ e3, and B4 ~ d1 in 11F
Fixed encounter with 1 Cracked Skull, 1 Bone Archer, and 2 Zombie Mutts
at the first location,
fixed encounter with 3 Ghosts at the second location,
fixed encounter with 1 Grand Spriggan at the third location,
and then the fourth battle follows immediately with 2 Grand Spriggans
Council Request I
AccessibilityReward
13F7000 enAdvanced36000 EXP
Basic43200 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Show the monument location (E3 ~ e3 in 12F) to Ramus
Grocery Shopping III
AccessibilityReward
14FHaste PinAdvanced42000 EXP
Basic50400 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give 3 Tough Membranes and 3 Zombie Shrooms
Must have cleared Grocery Shopping II.
Tough Membrane is dropped by Zombie Squirrel in 14F, and
Zombie Shroom is a common taking material in 14F
Showing the Ropes
AccessibilityReward
15FNectar x5Advanced32500 EXP
Basic39000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Show the shortcut location (E3 ~ c2 in 4F) to
Enthusiastic Swordsman



Glamour of the Graveyard
AccessibilityReward
15FSilver IngotAdvanced47500 EXP
Basic57000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Ebon Breastplate and Burnt Pauldron
Ebon Breastplate and Burnt Pauldron are dropped by Headless Hunter FOE in 14F. Defeat with fire attack to obtain the second loot.
The reward is increased to 2 Silver Ingots

4th Stratum

Shining Residence
AccessibilityReward
16FAll MistAdvanced60000 EXP
Basic72000 EXP
Best Possible
Result

Give 5 Shining Barks

The reward is increased to 4 All Mists





Sparkle and Shine
AccessibilityReward
16F10000 enAdvanced75000 EXP
Basic90000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Warped Voltstone, Inert Sugarcore,
Redglass Shell, Cloudy Crystal, and
Azure Core
Warped Voltstone and Inert Sugarcore are dropped by Volt Cryst in 16F upward. Defeat while it's paralyzed to obtain the second loot.
Redglass Shell and Cloudy Crystal are dropped by Fire Cryst in 17F upward. Defeat while it's blinded to obtain the second loot.
Azure Core is dropped by Ice Cryst in 19F upward.
The reward is increased to 30000 en
No Guard Left Behind
AccessibilityReward
16FTherica A x5,
Therica B x5
Advanced60000 EXP
Basic72000 EXP
Best Possible
Result

Go to F6 ~ c1 in 13F and defeat Luring Phantom
Optional battles occur at E4 ~ a5 and E4 ~ c5 in 13F




In a Dark, Dark Hole
AccessibilityReward
17FCrownlock StaffAdvanced60000 EXP
Basic72000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Lost Charm
Go to C6 ~ c1 in 16F. Require Brouni or Night Vision skill

Syrik's Little Favor
AccessibilityReward
17FHamao PrimeAdvanced62500 EXP
Basic75000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Agate to Syrik (not sell it)
Must have cleared Syrik's Small Favor.
Agate is a rare mining material in 17F.
The reward is increased to 3 Hamao Primes
The Innkeeper's Dilemma
AccessibilityReward
18FNectar x3,
Nectar II
Advanced65000 EXP
Basic78000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to C7 ~ d4, D7 ~ d1, and E7 ~ e1 in 17F.
Must have cleared Jenetta's True Feelings.
Obtain 2 Fishball Soups at the first location,
obtain Bismuth at the second location,
obtain 5 Meats at the third location
Gotta Catch Just One
AccessibilityReward
18FGlow Brace
Advanced105000 EXP
Basic126000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to E2 ~ d1 in 17F,
then enter the room and lure Sonar Worm to E2 ~ a2



Reptoid Rumble
AccessibilityReward
19FHeavenly Gift x3Advanced110000 EXP
Basic132000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to D3 ~ b1 in 18F and choose the middle hole,
go to E3 ~ a4 in 18F and choose the right hole
Must have checked both holes at D3 ~ b1 and E3 ~ a4 in 18F.
Fixed encounter with 2 Saurian Looters at the first location,
fixed encounter with 2 Saurian Bandits at the second location
Council Request II
AccessibilityReward
19FMedica IV x2Advanced120000 EXP
Basic144000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Old Book to Ramus
Must have cleared Council Request I.
Open the chest at D2 ~ e1 in 7F, ambushed by 2 Megavolt Marmots

Papa Mia!
AccessibilityReward
20FHamao PrimeAdvanced125000 EXP
Basic150000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Talk to Thadius, Mia, and Mia's Father,
go to 1F and defeat Owl Beast at C4,
return to town and talk to Mia and Mia's Father again.
Must have cleared Thinly Veiled Threats.
The reward is increased to 2 Hamao Primes

Saurian Showdown
AccessibilityReward
20FSilver IngotAdvanced125000 EXP
Basic150000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Land on 19F and trigger 2 random encounters,
choose the first option (require Brute Strength),
defeat Saurian Leader
Must have cleared Reptoid Rumble.
Obtain Draconic Shard,
the character with Brute Strength loses 30 HP (Advanced) / 24 HP (Basic)

5th Stratum

Weeding through the Dark
AccessibilityReward
21FNectar x3,
Nectar II
Advanced200000 EXP
Basic240000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give all Thick Stalk, Coriander, and Clock Flower
Thick Stalk, Coriander, and Clock Flower
are taking materials in 21F.
The reward is increased to 6 Nectars and Nectar II
Happy Wife, Happy Life
AccessibilityReward
21FPanic Sickle
Advanced165000 EXP
Basic198000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Metal Nutshell

Metal Nutshell
is dropped by Steel Acorn in 21F
Covering Mirina's Tracks
AccessibilityReward
22FTherica A x7,
Therica B x7
Advanced175000 EXP
Basic210000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Show the shortcut location (E4 ~ a2 in 19F) to Mirina



Vernon's Insect Diary
AccessibilityReward
22FSoma Prime x3
Advanced200000 EXP
Basic240000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Go to C7 ~ e3 and B5 ~ e2 in 21F
Must have checked both nests at C7 ~ e3 and B5 ~ e2 in 21F.
Eating the bread is optional, if eaten, the character(s) who eat it will lose 100 HP (Advanced) / 80 HP (Basic) and 70 TP (Advanced) / 56 TP (Basic).
The reward is increased to 5 Soma Primes
A Reunion and a Request
AccessibilityReward
23FLaudanum x2, Unihorn x2Advanced210000 EXP
Basic252000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Lunar Wood to Lili
Must bring one chopping material in 23F.
Lunar Wood is a rare chopping material in 23F
Swordless Samurai
AccessibilityReward
23FAmrita x3Advanced225000 EXP
Basic270000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Rutile
Must bring at least one mining material in 22F.
Rutile is a rare mining material in 22F.
The reward is increased to 4 Amritas and Amrita II
Deadly Decor
AccessibilityReward
24FSilver IngotAdvanced250000 EXP
Basic300000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Twisted Horn and
Jagged Tusk

Twisted Horn is dropped by Cursed Capra in 23F and 24F, and
Jagged Tusk is dropped by Battering Boar in 23F and 24F.
Food, Fights, and Friendship
AccessibilityReward
24F70000 enAdvanced220000 EXP
Basic264000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Egg-in-the-Basket,
Fishball Soup, and
Traveler's Stew
Forest Wheat and Egg are required to make the first item,
Forest Fish and Skeleton Fish are required to make the second item,
Milk and Mandrapotato are required to make the third item
The Point of No Return
AccessibilityReward
25FFormaldehydeAdvanced300000 EXP
Basic360000 EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 4 Crazed Stingers without leaving 6F

6th Stratum

Ride the Wind and Lightning
AccessibilityReward
26FAmrita II x5Advanced750000 EXP
Basic900000 EXP
Best Possible
Result


Defeat 4th stratum boss within 10 turns










Collection Time!
AccessibilityReward
26FGold IngotAdvanced1 million EXP
Basic1.2 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Cut-off Claw,
Scorpion Crystal,
Burnt Pauldron,
Zapped Dewclaw, and
Accursed Talon
Defeat Iron Crustacean FOE in 1st stratum with cut attack to obtain
Cut-off Claw
,
Defeat Glaring Stinger FOE in 2nd stratum while petrified to obtain
Scorpion Crystal
,
Defeat Headless Hunter FOE in 3rd stratum with fire attack to obtain
Burnt Pauldron
,
Defeat Hellhound FOE in 4th stratum with volt attack to obtain
Zapped Dewclaw
,
Defeat Plague Demon FOE in 5th stratum with curse damage to obtiain
Accursed Talon
.
For a Good Time
AccessibilityReward
26F150000 enAdvanced1.25 million EXP
Basic1.5 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 2nd Stratum Superboss
Must have cleared Ride the Wind and Lightning
Request Friends Forever
AccessibilityReward
27FNectar II x5Advanced1.5 million EXP
Basic1.8 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 1st Stratum Superboss
Must have cleared Jenetta's Excellent Adventure, Jenetta's True Feelings, and The Innkeeper's Dilemma
Unlock the first level cap, so now party members can reach level 80.
Invasion from the Void
AccessibilityReward
28FMercy BladeAdvanced1.1 million EXP
Basic1.32 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Land on 25F and trigger 5 random encounters,
defeat Xenolord (ambush)
-

Beneath the Battlefield
AccessibilityReward
28F250000 enAdvanced1.75 million EXP
Basic2.1 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 3rd Stratum Superboss
Must have cleared A Reunion and a Request
Unlock the second level cap, so now party members can reach level 90.
Breaking the Barriers
AccessibilityReward
29FFormaldehyde x3Advanced850000 EXP
Basic1.02 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Give Meteorite, Checkered Board, AND
Azure Dew
Must bring at least one mining material in 29F.
Meteorite
, Checkered Board, and Azure Dew
are mining materials in 29F
Song of the Snake Woman
AccessibilityReward
29F350000 enAdvanced2 million EXP
Basic2.4 million EXP
Best Possible
Result
Defeat 4th Stratum Superboss
Must have cleared Breaking the Barriers
Unlock the third level cap, so now party members can reach level 99.

DLC

Wizardly Experience
AccessibilityReward
DLCHeavenly GiftAdvanced1000 - 500000 EXP per person
Basic1200 - 600000 EXP per person
Best Possible
Result
Defeat one enemy while Growth Badge is equipped
Obtain Growth Badge which triples the EXP received.
The request's EXP reward is based on how many floors are unlocked;
the first floor only has 1000 EXP, but the best EXP reward is given after reaching 29F.

Wizardly Fortune
AccessibilityReward
DLC2500 - 1000000 enAdvanced500 EXP per person
Basic600 EXP per person
Best Possible
Result
Defeat one enemy while Drop Brooch is equipped
Obtain Drop Brooch which guarantees all enemies' normal loot.
The request's en reward is based on how many strata are unlocked;
the first stratum only has 2500 en, but the best en reward is given
after reaching 6th Stratum.