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Taking to the Skies

Taking to the Skies

Overview[edit | edit source]

  • Origin: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
  • Type: Story Event
  • Reference: Announcement
  • Event Period: 3/15/19 00:00 - 3/28/19 23:59 PST

The area map has several stages which must be cleared in order. Parties and equipment can't be changed on the area map. You will not be able to return to the home screen until you complete all stages or give up. Losing on a battle will also return you to the home screen, losing all progress and energy used unless lapis is used to revive.

There are two types of stages, one being battle stages, in which wave battles occurs, and the other being scenario stages, in which story scenes play out.

Rewards[edit | edit source]

Featured[edit | edit source]

Name Effect Materials

Slogging Wrench
Slogging Wrench
(Hammer)

ATK+31, MP +30%

Metal Greaves
Metal Greaves
(Accessory)

DEF+3, SPR+3
Effect: Metal Greaves (Ability)Metal Greaves (Ability)
Metal Greaves (Ability)Metal Greaves
Increase HP (10%)
Increase jump damage (50%)
Icon-Midnight Wings.pngMidnight Wings (100)
Icon-Galesilk.pngGalesilk (60)
Icon-Thick Sailcloth.pngThick Sailcloth (60)
Icon-Levistone Fragment.pngLevistone Fragment (50)
Icon-Orientation Control Unit.pngOrientation Control Unit (1)

Battle Info[edit | edit source]

Name Energy Rank EXP
Start of a Legend 15 678
A Strange Girl 25 1155
Bond with Dwarves 35 1652
Craftsman Confrontation 45 2150
New Friends 55 2750
Gathering of Talent 65 3250
Dark Clouds 75 3850
To the Sky 85 4500
Bonus Stage 90 2073
Total 490 22058

Mission Checklist[edit | edit source]

Usage or kill missions are bolded. If you are using magic to fulfill elemental damage condition take note when a stage contains "no magic/black magic" and "deal elemental damage" combo, indicated with No Magic

Start of a Legend
Different Standards Cid in party (Companion included)
No items
No continues
Atmosphere No Magic Deal wind damage to an enemy
No magic
No continues
Imagination Use white magic
Deal wind damage 2 times or more to an enemy
No continues
The Dwarven Way Use a limit burst
Use black magic
No continues
The Eye Draws Near Deal wind damage 2 times or more to an enemy
No items
Defeat the polyphemus's party within 5 turns
A Strange Girl
Tools of Design Clear without an ally being KO'd
No items
No continues
The Dwarves Deal fire damage to an enemy
No recovery magic
No continues
A New Land No limit bursts
Deal earth damage to an enemy
No continues
Left and Right Deal ice damage to an enemy
No items
No continues
Devil's Bloom Evoke an esper
Clear without an ally being KO'd
Defeat a devil's bloom with magic
Bond with Dwarves
Gathering Allies Nagflar in party (Companion included)
No items
No continues
On the Move Deal earth damage to an enemy
Use magic
No continues
The Dream Expands No limit bursts
Get a chain of 5 or more in 1 turn
No continues
Nagflar's Passion Deal ice and wind damage to an enemy
No recovery magic
No continues
Monster of Steel Activate an element chain 2 times or more in 1 turn
Deal earth damage to an enemy
Defeat a metal roper with a limit burst
Craftsman Confrontation
Nagflar's True Colors Cid in party (Companion included)
Deal wind damage to an enemy
No continues
Cid's True Colors Use sky charge
No magic
No continues
Fistful of Conversation Use clear blue
Clear without an ally being KO'd
Defeat Nagflar's party within 5 turns
New Friends
Impatient Thoughts Get a chain of 5 or more in 1 turn
Clear without an ally being KO'd
No continues
A Familiar Clue Use a limit burst
No items
No continues
Overflowing Emotions No Magic Deal earth damage 2 times or more to an enemy
No magic
No continues
Mustering Up the Courage Use 3 or more limit bursts
Use black magic
No continues
Black Warlock Clear without an ally being KO'd
Activate an element chain 2 times or more in 1 turn
Defeat a black warlock with magic
Gathering of Talent
Special Training Falma in party (Companion included)
Deal fire damage 2 times or more to an enemy
Clear without an ally being KO'd
The Basics Use a limit burst
No items
No continues
Going Nowhere Evoke an esper
No magic
No continues
A Little Progress Activate an element chain 3 times or more in 1 turn
No limit bursts
No continues
On-the-Job Training Deal ice and light damage 2 times or more each to an enemy
Clear without an ally being KO'd
Defeat a wind dragon with a limit burst
Dark Clouds
A Misunderstanding Get a chain of 6 or more in 1 turn
No items
Clear without an ally being KO'd
Boiling Blood Use 2 or more limit bursts
No recovery magic
No continues
Stranded Evoke Tetra Sylphid
Use green magic
No continues
Perseverence Activate an element chain 3 times or more in 1 turn
Get a chain of 5 or more in 1 turn
No continues
Doubting Hearts Use 3 or more limit bursts
Clear without an ally being KO'd
Defeat the mercenary lancer's party within 5 turns
To the Sky
Protect the Airship! Deal wind damage 3 times or more to an enemy
Clear without an ally being KO'd
No continues
One Last Lali-ho! No limit bursts
No recovery magic
No continues
Airship Eater Deal ice and water damage to an enemy
Defeat a typhon with a limit burst
No continues
An Ancient Monster Use a limit burst
Deal light damage to an enemy
Defeat a deathgaze with an esper
Bonus Stage
Bonus Stage 1 No Magic Deal fire and light damage 2 times or more each to an enemy
Defeat the malacoda's party within 5 turns
No magic
Bonus Stage 2 No dispel or dispelga
Evoke an esper
Deal fire damage 3 times or more to an enemy
Bonus Stage 3 No items
Defeat a giga rat lv. 100 with magic
Clear without an ally being KO'd
Cave of Crystals (Black)
Cave of Crystals (Black) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Use a limit burst
Deal fire damage 3 times or more
Cave of Crystals (Black) 2 Activate an element chain 3 times or more in 1 turn
No recovery magic
No continues
Cave of Crystals (Black) 3 Evoke an esper
No items
Defeat Abaddon with a limit burst
Cave of Crystals (White)
Cave of Crystals (White) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Use 2 or more limit bursts
No items
Cave of Crystals (White) 2 Evoke an esper
Deal fire and dark damage 3 times or more each
No continues
Cave of Crystals (White) 3 Use green magic
Activate an element chain 2 times or more in 1 turn
Defeat Addax with magic
Cave of Crystals (Green)
Cave of Crystals (Green) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Use a limit burst
Deal light damage 3 times or more
Cave of Crystals (Green) 2 No magic
No Magic Deal fire and light damage 2 times or more each
No continues
Cave of Crystals (Green) 3 Clear without an ally being KO'd
No items
Defeat Batory with a limit burst
Cave of Crystals (Power)
Cave of Crystals (Power) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Deal ice damage 4 times or more
No items
Cave of Crystals (Power) 2 No recovery magic
Use 3 or more limit bursts
Deal fire damage 2 times or more
Cave of Crystals (Power) 3 Deal fire and ice damage
Get a chain of 8 or more in 1 turn
Defeat Ettin with an esper
Cave of Crystals (Guard)
Cave of Crystals (Guard) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Use 2 or more limit bursts
No magic
Cave of Crystals (Guard) 2 Use magic 3 or more times
Use 2 or more limit bursts
No items
Cave of Crystals (Guard) 3 Deal water and light damage 2 times or more each
Use white magic
Defeat a Red Roper with magic
Cave of Crystals (Tech)
Cave of Crystals (Tech) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Deal ice and lightning damage
Get a chain of 5 or more in 1 turn
Cave of Crystals (Tech) 2 No magic
No Magic Deal lightning damage 3 times or more
No continues
Cave of Crystals (Tech) 3 Deal fire, water, and light damage
No items
Defeat Calixte with a limit burst
Cave of Crystals (Healing)
Cave of Crystals (Healing) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Use a limit burst
Deal wind damage 3 times or more
Cave of Crystals (Healing) 2 Get a chain of 6 or more in 1 turn
Deal wind and earth damage 2 times or more each
No continues
Cave of Crystals (Healing) 3 Activate an element chain 2 times or more in 1 turn
No items
Defeat Leanan-Sidhe with magic
Cave of Crystals (Support)
Cave of Crystals (Support) 1 Clear without an ally being KO'd
Deal lightning and earth damage
Use a limit burst
Cave of Crystals (Support) 2 Deal earth damage 2 times or more
No recovery magic
No continues
Cave of Crystals (Support) 3 Deal lightning damage 3 times or more
Activate an element chain 3 times or more in 1 turn
Defeat the King Kraken with a limit burst

Bonus Stage[edit | edit source]

Stage 1: Malacoda[edit | edit source]

Malacoda No. 945
Race Dragon, Reaper

Malacoda

Level 100
HP 25,000,000
MP 10,000
ATK 580 + 290
DEF 250
MAG 500 + 250
SPR 250
Element Resistance
Fire Resistance Ice Resistance Lightning Resistance Water Resistance Wind Resistance Earth Resistance Light Resistance Dark Resistance
-50% - - - - +50% -50% +50%
Status Ailment Resistance
Poison Resistance Blind Resistance Sleep Resistance Silence Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confuse Resistance Disease Resistance Petrification Resistance
null null null null null null null null
Other Resistance
Vulnerable to ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR break.

Abilities[edit | edit source]

  • Self-Repair1: Restore 4,000,000 HP to caster
  • Self-Repair2: Restore 13,000,000 HP to caster
  • Earthquake: Earth magic damage (4x, MAG) to all enemies
  • Calamity Fang: Physical damage (3x, ATK) to one enemy. Inflict poison and sleep (100%) to one enemy.
  • Snap: Physical damage (1.8x, ATK) to one enemy (cannot be evaded). Reduce ATK/MAG (50%) for 3 turns to one enemy.
  • Crunch: Physical damage (1.8x, ATK) to one enemy (cannot be evaded). Reduce DEF/SPR (50%) for 3 turns to one enemy.
  • Bone: Physical damage (1.8x, ATK) to one enemy.

Attack Pattern[edit | edit source]

  • Every turn:
    • If hit with light or fire element damage: Self-Repair1
    • Otherwise: Self-Repair2
  • Threshold attacks:
    • 80% HP: Calamity Fang
    • 60% HP: Calamity Fang
    • 40% HP: 2x Calamity Fang
    • 20% HP: 3x Calamity Fang
    • Continues with the attack pattern for that turn
  • If under 50% HP, Earthquake every turn (20% chance)
  • Every turn, uses either Snap (20% chance) or Crunch (20%)
  • Remaining actions are
    • Bone (30% chance)
    • Normal attacks (70%)

Stage 2: Ettin[edit | edit source]

Ettin No. 776
Race Human

Ettin

Level 100
HP 30,000,000
MP 10,000
ATK 650 + 325
DEF 290
MAG 450 + 225
SPR 290
Element Resistance
Fire Resistance Ice Resistance Lightning Resistance Water Resistance Wind Resistance Earth Resistance Light Resistance Dark Resistance
-50% +50% - - - - - -
Status Ailment Resistance
Poison Resistance Blind Resistance Sleep Resistance Silence Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confuse Resistance Disease Resistance Petrification Resistance
null null null null null null null null
Other Resistance
Immune to DEF/SPR break. Vulnerable to ATK/MAG break.

Abilities[edit | edit source]

  • Magnitude 8: Earth physical damage (1.8x) to all enemies
  • Swing Down: Physical damage (1.8x) to one enemy
  • Stomp: Physical damage (2.2x) to one enemy
  • Rampage: Physical damage (3x) to all enemies
  • Pistol Shot: Remove one enemy from the fight for 3 turns. 50% HP damage to one enemy.
  • Enraged: Increase ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR by (20%) for 2 turns to caster
  • Further enraged: Increase ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR by (40%) for 2 turns to caster
  • Furiously enraged: Increase ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR by (60%) for 2 turns to caster
  • Angry Heart: Increase ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR by (100%) for 2 turns to caster

Attack Pattern[edit | edit source]

  • Under 50% HP: Uses Magnitude 8 on even turns
  • Remaining actions are
    • Swing Down (30% chance)
    • Stomp (21%)
    • Magnitude 8 (14.7%; max 1/turn)
    • Normal attacks (34.3%)
  • At the end of each turn, Ettin will use the following set of actions in sequential order (one set of actions/turn)
Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4
  • Enraged
  • Ends turn
  • Further Enraged
  • Ends turn
  • Furiously enraged
  • Ends turn
  • If Ettin's buff on the previous turn was dispelled: Pistol Shot
  • Otherwise: Rampage
  • Ends turn
  • At the 60% and 30% HP thresholds, Ettin will buff himself with Angry Heart (100% stat buff) instead, then ends turn
  • At the start of the next turn:
    • If Ettin's buff on the previous turn was dispelled: Pistol Shot
    • Otherwise: Rampage
    • Ends turn

Stage 3: Giga Rat[edit | edit source]

Giga Rat No. 637
Race Beast

Giga Rat

Level 100
HP 45,000,000
MP 66,666
ATK 800
DEF 750
MAG 630
SPR 550
Element Resistance
Fire Resistance Ice Resistance Lightning Resistance Water Resistance Wind Resistance Earth Resistance Light Resistance Dark Resistance
-50% - - +300% - +300% - -
Status Ailment Resistance
Poison Resistance Blind Resistance Sleep Resistance Silence Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confuse Resistance Disease Resistance Petrification Resistance
null null null null null null null null
Other Resistance
Vulnerable to ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR break.

Abilities (Giga Rat)[edit | edit source]

  • Feel the animosity!: Summons small rats
  • Rage of All1: Fixed attack with fixed damage.
    See the mechanics page.
    Fixed damage (4,242) to all enemies
  • Rage of All2: Fixed attack with fixed damage.
    See the mechanics page.
    Fixed damage (6,514) to all enemies
  • Rage of All3: Fixed attack with fixed damage.
    See the mechanics page.
    Fixed damage (9,646) to all enemies
  • Rage of All4: Fixed attack with fixed damage.
    See the mechanics page.
    Fixed damage (66,666) to all enemies
  • The chagrin of its fallen friends has transferred: Increase ATK (20%) for 3 turns to caster
  • Giganto Tail: Physical damage (2x) to all enemies
  • Tenacious Discernment: Inflict stop (100%) for 2 turns to one enemy
  • Rat's Instinct: Increase DEF/SPR (25%) and ATK/MAG (20%) for 3 turns to caster
Dire Rat Lv. 100 No. 1
Race Beast

Dire Rat Lv. 100

Level 100
HP 9,000,000
MP 66,666
ATK 666
DEF 180
MAG 666
SPR 130
Element Resistance
Fire Resistance Ice Resistance Lightning Resistance Water Resistance Wind Resistance Earth Resistance Light Resistance Dark Resistance
-50% - - +100% - +100% - -
Status Ailment Resistance
Poison Resistance Blind Resistance Sleep Resistance Silence Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confuse Resistance Disease Resistance Petrification Resistance
null null null null null null null null
Other Resistance
Vulnerable to ATK/DEF/MAG/SPR break.
  • Stunner, Wild Rat, and Lab Rat are vulnerable to sleep, paralyze, and disease and their DEF/SPR are the reverse of the Dire Rat.
  • Each Dire Rat will deal its own elemental damage, fire, water, wind respectively. Stunner will deal earth. Wild Rat will deal lightning. Lab Rat will deal dark.

Abilities (Small Rats)[edit | edit source]

  • Grudge of the Rat: Fixed fire/lightning/water/wind/earth/dark damage (6,666) to one enemy. Inflict disease (100%) on one enemy
  • Fascinating Glint: Inflict charm (50%) for 3 turns to one enemy
  • Rat Virus: Inflict 2 random status ailments (30%) to one enemy

Attack Pattern (Small Rats)[edit | edit source]

  • Uses 1 of the following attacks every turn:
    • Grudge of the Rat (30% chance)
    • Fascinating Glint (28%)
    • Rat Virus (21%)
    • Normal attacks (21%)

Attack pattern (Giga Rat)[edit | edit source]

  • Pre-emptive attack:
    • 3x Feel the animosity! (summons 3x Dire Rat)
    • Ends turn
  • 85% HP threshold:
    • 3x Feel the animosity! (summons Stunner, Wild Rat and Lab Rat)
    • Continues with the attack pattern for that turn
  • On turns 3, 7, 11, etc (4n-1 turns), Giga Rat will deal AoE fixed damage
    • The amount of damage dealt depends on the number of Giganto Tail attacks used while the baby rats are alive (this count excludes the single guaranteed Giganto Tail each turn)
    • If 1-3 were used: Rage of All1 (4,242 HP fixed damage)
    • If 4-6 were used: Rage of All2 (6,514 HP fixed damage)
    • If 7-8 were used: Rage of All3 (9,646 HP fixed damage)
    • If 9 or more were used: Rage of All4 (66,666 HP fixed damage)
  • Under 50% HP, on turns 3, 7, 11, etc (4n-1 turns): Uses Tenacious Discernment
  • Under 50% HP, on odd turns: Rat's Instinct
  • If Dire Rat is alive: Uses 2x Giganto Tail
  • If Stunner/Wild Rat/Lab Rat is alive: Uses 2x Giganto Tail
  • Another Giganto Tail every turn
  • Remaining actions are normal attacks
  • At the end of the turn, if any small rats are dead, Giga rat will resummon them

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