You begin your search in the Sea of Clouds while remaining on your guard for attacks by the Vanu.
This quest is available if you have completed the quest Into the Blue.
Starting the Quest
Talk to Alphinaud in the Sea of Clouds (via airship from the Athenaeum Astrologicum in Ishgard) to begin the quest.
Go to the orange circle in the map, then dismount and stand on the glowing spot,
/lookout motion (the second one will not display a chat message).
Stand /lookout Farther to the North
Go to the orange circle on the map.
There will be a glow around
a glowing spot on the ground, indicating an instanced battle.
Dismount and stand on the glowing spot
/lookout motion (the second one will not display a chat message),
and there will be
a cutscene, and then the battle will ensue.
Solo Duty: Familiar Faces
Kill the enemies in the following order. When more enemies appear, attack the ones higher up in this list, if any.
- Imperial Medicus
- Any enemies attacking the Vanu
- Any enemies attacking you
- Any enemies attacking Alphinaud
- Imperial Centurion
- 6th Legion Gunship
Speak with Lonu Vanu
Talk to Lonu Vanu to complete the quest.
Next Main Scenario Quest
After you complete the quest, talk to Lonu Vanu to accept the next quest: Devourer of Worlds.