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== Barding ==
 
== Barding ==
Upon having your Chocobo reach Rank 10, and spending the skill points to max out a role, you will be awarded with a special set of barding. Additional [[Chocobo Barding]] is available through other means.
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Chocobo gear known as 'barding' has been issued by the Grand Companies to be crafted in order to protect these avian mounts on and off the turmoils of the battlefield. A robust helm-like metal mask prevents war's debris from landing on the chocobo's beak, ensuring protecting as well as peace of mind for them.  Draping on the sides of the saddle, emblazoned on fine textiles and sturdy embroidery are the emblems of the Grand Companies. These will be worn proudly by your steed within and away from the heat of battle. The emblem will be of the respective Grand Company the player pledge allegiance to.
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*{{Color|red|Barding does not, at this time, affect a chocobo in any way aside from changing its appearance.}}
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*{{Color|red|Barding cannot be lost, damaged, or discarded.}}
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[[file:ChocoboBarding.jpg|center]]
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==Types of Barding==
 
{| class="GEtable" width="100%"
 
{| class="GEtable" width="100%"
! [[File:Tankroleicon.png|25px]]Defender
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! Name
! [[File:Dpsroleicon.png|25px]]Attacker
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! Description
! [[File:Healerroleicon.png|25px]]Healer
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! Acquisition
 
 
 
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|Paladin Barding
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Lominsan Half Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Lominsan Half Barding]]
|Dragoon Barding
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|A lightweight suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor.
|White Mage Barding
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|Sold by [[Storm Quartermaster]].
 
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Lominsan Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Lominsan Barding]]
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|A full plate suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Storm Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Lominsan Crested Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Lominsan Crested Barding]]
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|An elaborately decorated suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Storm Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Gridanian Half Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Gridanian Half Barding]]
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|A lightweight suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Serpent Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Gridanian Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Gridanian Barding]]
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|A full plate suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Serpent Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Gridanian Crested Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Gridanian Crested Barding]]
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|An elaborately decorated suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Serpent Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Ul'dahn Half Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Ul'dahn Half Barding]]
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|A lightweight suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Flame Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Ul'dahn Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Ul'dahn Barding]]
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|A full plate suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Flame Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Ul'dahn Crested Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Ul'dahn Crested Barding]]
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|An elaborately decorated suit of Immortal Flames-issue chocobo armor.
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|Sold by [[Flame Quartermaster]].
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Black Mage Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Black Mage Barding]]
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|An expertly crafted suit of aether-infused chocobo armor, designed to mimic the garb of the black mages of days past.
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|180 Day [[Veteran Reward]]
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Sovereign Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Sovereign Barding]]
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble that of a chocobo king of legend.
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|[[Leaving a Good Impression IV]] Achievement.
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Starlight Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Starlight Barding]]
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|A suit of chocobo armor as worn by those legendary birds said to carry gifts from the stars.
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|[[Starlight Celebration (2013)]]
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Behemoth Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Behemoth Barding]]
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble a ferocious behemoth.
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|Collector's Edition Reward
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Tidal Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Tidal Barding]]
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Leviathan, the Lord of the Whorl.
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|Crafting with a [[Leviathan's Barb]].
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Sleipnir Barding_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Sleipnir Barding]]
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|A suit of pitch-black chocobo armor designed to resemble that worn by the legendary steed of the elder primal Odin.
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|Purchased from {{NPCLink|Aelina}} for 5 [[Odin's Mantle]]s
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center">[[File:Barding of Light_Icon.png|center]]</div>[[Barding of Light]]
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble a legendary warrior of the Light.
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center"></div>Attacker Relic
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the dragoon.
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|Chocobo Attacker Rank 10
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center"></div>Defender Relic
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the paladin.
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|Chocobo Defender Rank 10
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|-
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|align="center" width="20%"|<div align="center"></div>Healer Relic
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|A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the white mage.
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|Chocobo Healer Rank 10
 
|}
 
|}
 
<gallery>
 
<gallery>
Dragoonbarding.jpg|Dragoon Barding
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Dragoonbarding.jpg|Attacker Relic
Whitemagebarding.png|White Mage Barding
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Whitemagebarding.png|Healer Relic
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ChocoTank.jpg|Defender Relic
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Chocobo DPS Barding.png|Black Mage Barding
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StarlightBarding2.jpg|Starlight Barding
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BeheBarding.jpg|Behemoth Barding
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LeviBarding.jpeg|Tidal Barding
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Sleipnir barding.png|Sleipnir Barding
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
 
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[[File:Chocoboartwork.png|center]]
 
[[File:Chocoboartwork.png|center]]

Revision as of 03:36, 31 March 2014

Main Command 22 Icon.png
Your personal chocobo can be called to fight by your side after completing the quest My Feisty Little Chocobo. Upon being called using Gysahl Greens, your companion will be of equal level to your job/class. Your companion has its own separate leveling curve, with increased companion levels leading to increased skills/abilities. Companion EXP Companion EXP.png is gained simply by killing mobs with your Chocobo companion out, and from certain challenges in the Challenge Log.

Commands

Follow Icon.png Follow Order your companion to follow you.
Free Stance Icon.png Free Stance Allow your companion to make his own decisions in battle.
Defender stance icon.png Defender Stance Order your companion to focus on defensive maneuvers, using only actions learned from the Defender skill tree.
Attacker stance icon.png Attacker Stance Order your companion to focus more on offensive maneuvers, using only actions learned from the Attacker skill tree.
Healer stance icon.png Healer Stance Order your companion to stop fighting and concentrate on healing maneuvers, using only actions learned from the Healer skill tree.

Skills

Killing mobs with your Chocobo grants Companion EXP Companion EXP.png, which leads to increased ranks. With each rank up that your Chocobo receives, you will be granted a certain amount of SP (Skill Points) that you can use in order to unlock a new ability or trait in either the Defender, Attacker or Healer roles.

  • Currently there is no way to reset the skill point allocation for Chocobos. Use your SP wisely!
SP Defender stance icon.pngDefender Attacker stance icon.pngAttacker Healer stance icon.pngHealer
1 Choco Drop Icon.png Choco Drop Choco Slash Icon.png Choco Slash Choco Regen Icon.png Choco Regen
2 Enhanced Strength (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Strength Enhanced Strength (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Strength Enhanced Mind (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Mind
3 Increased HP (Chocobo) Icon.png Increased HP Increased HP (Chocobo) Icon.png Increased HP Increased HP (Chocobo) Icon.png Increased HP
4 Choco Kick Icon.png Choco Kick Choco Beak Icon.png Choco Beak Choco Cure Icon.png Choco Cure
5 Enhanced Accuracy (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Accuracy Enhanced Accuracy (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Accuracy Enhanced Accuracy (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Accuracy
6 Enhanced Critical Hit Rate (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Critical Hit Rate Enhanced Critical Hit Rate (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Critical Hit Rate Enhanced Critical Hit Rate (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Critical Hit Rate
7 Choco Guard Icon.png Choco Guard Choco Rush Icon.png Choco Rush Choco Surge Icon.png Choco Surge
8 Enhanced Strength (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Strength Enhanced Strength (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Strength Enhanced Mind (Chocobo) Icon.png Enhanced Mind
9 Increased HP (Chocobo) Icon.png Increased HP Increased Attack Speed (Chocobo).png Increased Attack Speed Increased HP (Chocobo) Icon.png Increased HP
10 Choco Strike Icon.png Choco Strike Choco Blast Icon.png Choco Blast Choco Medica Icon.png Choco Medica

Barding

Chocobo gear known as 'barding' has been issued by the Grand Companies to be crafted in order to protect these avian mounts on and off the turmoils of the battlefield. A robust helm-like metal mask prevents war's debris from landing on the chocobo's beak, ensuring protecting as well as peace of mind for them. Draping on the sides of the saddle, emblazoned on fine textiles and sturdy embroidery are the emblems of the Grand Companies. These will be worn proudly by your steed within and away from the heat of battle. The emblem will be of the respective Grand Company the player pledge allegiance to.

  • Barding does not, at this time, affect a chocobo in any way aside from changing its appearance.
  • Barding cannot be lost, damaged, or discarded.
ChocoboBarding.jpg

Types of Barding

Name Description Acquisition
Lominsan Half Barding Icon.png
Lominsan Half Barding
A lightweight suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Storm Quartermaster.
Lominsan Barding Icon.png
Lominsan Barding
A full plate suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Storm Quartermaster.
Lominsan Crested Barding Icon.png
Lominsan Crested Barding
An elaborately decorated suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Storm Quartermaster.
Gridanian Half Barding Icon.png
Gridanian Half Barding
A lightweight suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Serpent Quartermaster.
Gridanian Barding Icon.png
Gridanian Barding
A full plate suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Serpent Quartermaster.
Gridanian Crested Barding Icon.png
Gridanian Crested Barding
An elaborately decorated suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Serpent Quartermaster.
Ul'dahn Half Barding Icon.png
Ul'dahn Half Barding
A lightweight suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Flame Quartermaster.
Ul'dahn Barding Icon.png
Ul'dahn Barding
A full plate suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Flame Quartermaster.
Ul'dahn Crested Barding Icon.png
Ul'dahn Crested Barding
An elaborately decorated suit of Immortal Flames-issue chocobo armor. Sold by Flame Quartermaster.
Black Mage Barding Icon.png
Black Mage Barding
An expertly crafted suit of aether-infused chocobo armor, designed to mimic the garb of the black mages of days past. 180 Day Veteran Reward
Sovereign Barding Icon.png
Sovereign Barding
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble that of a chocobo king of legend. Leaving a Good Impression IV Achievement.
Starlight Barding Icon.png
Starlight Barding
A suit of chocobo armor as worn by those legendary birds said to carry gifts from the stars. Starlight Celebration (2013)
Behemoth Barding Icon.png
Behemoth Barding
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble a ferocious behemoth. Collector's Edition Reward
Tidal Barding Icon.png
Tidal Barding
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Leviathan, the Lord of the Whorl. Crafting with a Leviathan's Barb.
Sleipnir Barding Icon.png
Sleipnir Barding
A suit of pitch-black chocobo armor designed to resemble that worn by the legendary steed of the elder primal Odin. Purchased from Aelina for 5 Odin's Mantles
Barding of Light Icon.png
Barding of Light
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble a legendary warrior of the Light.
Attacker Relic
A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the dragoon. Chocobo Attacker Rank 10
Defender Relic
A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the paladin. Chocobo Defender Rank 10
Healer Relic
A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the white mage. Chocobo Healer Rank 10


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