It might sound like a home owners associated neighborhood, but Windy Heights (West) is a dangerous place to camp out at. If Mount Everest wasn’t always covered in snow, Windy Heights (West) might be close to what it looks like. Narrow paths, steep climbs, and lots of hidden caves and treasures make it a great place to visit, bad place to stay. Check out the guide below to make sure you get everything on your next adventure.
|Energy||Battles||Gil||Unit Exp||Rank Exp|
How to maximize experience points:
Windy Heights (West) is a two zone exploration, meaning that you have to do all the battles of Zone 1 & Zone 2 to maximize your EXP. To do this first stay in ZONE 1 until you have 3117 Gil then proceed to and stay in ZONE 2 until you have 8819 Gil and then defeat the boss.
Drops: Abominable Wing, Aqua Pearl, Beast Meat, Book of Ruin, Broken Blade, Crimson Tear, Cursed Tusk, Deepsea Bloom (Twinscythe), Holy Crystal (Twinscythe), Earth’s Core, Esper Cryst, Esper Shard, Esper’s Tear, Farplane Dew, Farplane Soul, Glowseeds, Golden Egg, Heaven’s Ash, Life Orb, Litrock, Luminous Horn, Mystic Ore, Pearl of Wisdom, Rainbow Needle, Raptor Feather, Scripture of Time, Seed of Life, Thickened Hide, Wizard Stone
Collection Points: Iron Ore, Silver Ore, Mythril Ore, Earth Cryst, Earth Megacryst, Light Cryst, Light Megacryst, Wind Cryst, Wind Megacryst, Magicite Shard, Magicite, White Magicite, White Megacite
Enemies: Coeurl, Floateye, Goblin Mage, Golden Eagle, Ninlil, Ogre, Sprinter, Vulture
- Drain – Steal HP from one unit.
- Double Attack – Twinscythe can attack twice or use two abilities in one turn.
Other Locations for Twinscythe
|Windy Heights (West)||36||72000||155|
Twinscythe is immune to sleep, silence, confuse, petrify and gravity and is weak to fire.
Item/Treasure Chest Locations:
|4||Recipe for Large Shield|
|1B||Recipe for Aero Blade (Silver Chest, Needs Magic Key)|
Collection Point 1
Collection Point 2
Squall Ring & Wind Megacryst
Collection Point 3
Recipe for Large Shield
Collection Point 4 & Recipe for Aero Blade (Silver Chest, Needs Magic Key)
Collection Point 5 & Star Quartz
Quest involving Windy Heights (West)
- Mind Your Wares
Objective: Collect the grindstone from Windy Heights West and deliver it.
Effect: Cures one ally of all status effects.
- Settling the Score
Objective: Talk to these people in order in Windy Heights West and battle a Terror Knight
Boss: Terror Knight
- Aerora – Wind magic damage to all units
- Blizarra – Ice magic damage to all units
- Death – Instantly kills an unit
Other Locations for Terror Knight
|Windy Heights West – Quest||42||83000||180|
|Wind Shrine – Exploration Boss Battle||42||83000||180|
Terror Knight is immune to silence, petrify, dark and gravity and is weak to holy. Using a Phoenix Down or by casting Raise will result in an instant kill.
Reward: Flame Lance
- Type: Weapon (Spear)
- Stats: ATK+48
- Element: Fire