Black and the White - Quest Guide

Upon learning that Bismarck has swallowed the key to Azys Lla, Alphinaud asks you to learn more of what the Zundu know about the whale.


This quest is available if you have completed the quest Devourer of Worlds.

Starting the Quest

Talk to Alphinaud in the Sea of Clouds to begin the quest.

Speak with Lonu Vanu

Talk to Lonu Vanu to proceed.

Greet Kunu Vali

Go northeast to the wooden stairway and go down, then go northwest to the orange circle on the map. Kunu Vali is in the northeastern part of the orange circle. Dismount, target Kunu Vali, then type /bow or /bow motion (the second one will not display a chat message).

Speak with Alphinaud

Go south to the quest icon and talk to Alphinaud to complete the quest. There will be a cutscene.

Aether Current Quests

With the completion of this quest, you can now start two blue quests, each of which unlocks an Aether Current in the Sea of Clouds. The quests are as follows.

  • Sleepless in Ok' Zundu
  • Flying the Nest

Next Main Scenario Quest

After you complete the quest, talk to Alphinaud to accept the next quest: Bolt, Chain, and Island.