Final Fantasy XIV Update 5.5 Patch Notes

Update 5.5 is on the way to next week Final Fantasy XIV and the developers have released a series of preliminary patch notes so players know what to expect when the patch hits April 13th. Final Fantasy XIV Patch 5.5 will have a lot to offer to players of all skill levels and to those who have purchased various aspects of the game.

Final Fantasy XIV Update 5.5 Patch Notes

In Patch 5.5 for Final Fantasy XIV, players will find new main quests, side quests, treasure hunts, and businesses. Changes have been made to numerous aspects of the game, including new maps for Triple Triad, changes to Doman Mahjong, changes to the battle system, and many more things that have been updated in the game.

New quests for main scenarios

These new quests for the main scenario require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers.

Until the injury

Disciple of War or Magic Level 80The Rising Stones (X: 6.0 Y: 5.9) Alisaie players must first complete the main scenario quest “Future Written”.

There are dragons here

Student of War or Magic Level 80The Holes (X: 36.3 Y: 32.0) AlphinaudPlayers must first complete the main scenario quest “Unto the Breach”.

Just indignation

Students of War or Magic Level 80Azys Lla (X: 12.1 Y: 25.4) Estonia players must first complete the main scenario quest “Here Be Dragons”.

Unknown quest

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
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  • Players must first complete the Righteous Outrage main scenario quest.

Unknown quest

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
  • ???
  • Players must first complete the main scenario quest “???”.

Unknown quest

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
  • ???
  • Players must first complete the main scenario quest “???”.

Chronicles of a New Era Quests

These new quests require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers.

YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse

Konogg, alone

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • Kholusia (X: 34.7 Y: 18.2)
  • Dig Site Chief
  • Players must first complete the Chronicle of a new era quest, “To Make Amends”.

Beautiful new world

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • The dolls bunker (X: 9.8 Y: 14.3)
  • Dig Site Chief
  • Players must first complete the Chronicle of a new era quest “Konogg, Alone”.

Unknown

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
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  • Players must first complete the Chronicle of a new era quest, Brave New World.

Unknown

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
  • ???
  • The players must first complete the chronicle of a new era quest “???”.

The following weekly story quests can be completed to continue the story of YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse:

Unknown

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
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  • The players must first complete the chronicle of a new era quest “???”.

Unknown

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
  • ???
  • The players must first complete the chronicle of a new era quest “???”.

Unknown

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
  • ???
  • The players must first complete the chronicle of a new era quest “???”.

Werlyt’s suffering

Duty in the sky with a diamond

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • The holes (X: 11.3 Y: 22.5)
  • Resistance officer
  • Players must first complete the Chronicle of a new era quest “In Memory”.

Unknown

  • Disciple of War or Magic, level 80
  • ???
  • ???
  • Players must first complete the Chronicle of a new era quest “Duty in Heaven with Diamond”.

New side story quests

These new side quests require the purchase and registration of FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers.

The dragon made

  • Every class or professional level 1
  • The holes (X: 11.5 Y: 22.5)
  • Warmachina Fanatic
  • Players must have obtained the Fae Adder, Innocent Adder, Shadow Adder, Ruby Adder, Adder of Light, Emerald Adder, and Diamond Adder mounts.

Custom deliveries

You can count on

  • Student Hand or Land Level 70
  • The firmament (X: 11.0 Y: 14.5)
  • Francel
  • Players must complete the quests “Smiles Cross the Sky”, “The Brume Lifts” and “Go West, Craftsman”.

Those who serve

  • Student Hand or Land Level 70
  • The firmament (X: 8.9 Y: 8.4)
  • Maurilette
  • The players must first complete the quest “You can count on it” and reach a satisfaction level of 4 with Count Charlemend de Durendaire.

Adjustments have been made to the Summoner job quest “Be Second Best”.

Players who accepted this quest prior to the release of Patch 5.5 will need to cancel and restart the quest by speaking to Y’mhitra in Old Gridania (X: 10.9 Y: 6.3).

New Kapitel + have been expanded to include new chapters

The final quest of each chapter must be completed before it can be unlocked.

Chronicles of a New Era Quests

Side story quests

  • Stories from the shadows

Treasure hunt

The rewards for Gliderskin Treasure Maps and Zonureskin Treasure Maps have been adjusted.
The rewards in the Lyhe Ghiah dungeons have been adjusted.

Large and free companies

These additions and customizations contain items that may require the purchase and registration of the Shadowbringers & Heavensward expansion packs
New craft items have been added in the company’s workshop.

The following additions and adjustments have been made to subaquatic voyages:

These additions and customizations contain items that require Heavensward purchase and registration

  • New areas were added.
  • A greater variety of items can be obtained from travel.
  • The maximum diving rank has been increased from 80 to 90.

Housing changes

  • Furniture from the FFXIV Furnishing Design Contest has been added.
  • New furniture was added.
  • New orchestration roles were added
  • The layout of the Online Shop & Bonuses category of the Orchestrion list has been adjusted to prevent song titles from being cut off.
  • New aquarium fish were added.
  • A new seed for flower pots

The Mandeville Gold Saucer

New additions to the Triple Triad

  • New cards were added.
  • The chance of getting Triple Triad cards when defeating NPCs has been increased.
  • The rules for building Triple Triad card games have been adjusted.
  • With these adjustments it is now possible to include both four and five star cards in a single deck.

Changes to Doman Mahjong

  • The display of opponent names can now be set to initials.
  • Name display settings can be changed in the Settings menu on the Mahjong tab of the Gold Saucer window.
  • An explanation for discarded tiles has been added.

Various changes

The prices available in exchange for Khloe’s Gold Certificate of Commendation, Khloe’s Silver Certificate of Commendation, and Khloe’s Bronze Certificate of Commendation have been adjusted.

The following additions and adjustments have been made to Faux Hollows:

  • The available trial version for Faux Hollows has been changed.

Various unreal trials will be available in each major patch.

  • New items are available in exchange for artificial leaves.
  • New hairstyles were added.

Changes to the combat system

Go to FFXIV Official 5.5 Patch Notes Page Learn more about changes to the battle system, item changes, and more.

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