Chocobo Barding

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Chocobo gear known as 'barding' has been issued by the Grand Companies, and is also separately available through other means, is said to protect these avian mounts on and off the turmoils of the battlefield.
  • Barding does not affect a chocobo in any way aside from changing its appearance.
  • Barding cannot be lost, damaged, or discarded.


Chocobo Barding

Name Description Patch
 Abigail Barding Icon.png  
Abigail Barding
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A suit of chocobo armor designed to fulfill your lifelong desire to see a chocobo dressed like a scullery maid. 3.4


 Ala Mhigan Barding Icon.png  
Ala Mhigan Barding
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A suit of traditional Ala Mhigan chocobo armor. 4.0


 Angelic Barding Icon.png  
Angelic Barding
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A suit of armor designed to give your chocobo another pair of flightless wings. 3.5


 Barding of Light Icon.png  
Barding of Light
Achievement Certificate Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble a legendary Warrior of the Light. 2.2


 Behemoth Barding Icon.png  
Behemoth Barding
Map17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble a ferocious behemoth. 2.0


 Black Mage Barding Icon.png  
Black Mage Barding
Achievement Certificate Icon.png
An expertly crafted suit of aether-infused chocobo armor, designed to mimic the garb of the black mages of days past. 2.0


 Blissful Barding Icon.png  
Blissful Barding
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A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Lakshmi, Lady of Bliss. 4.0


 Butlery Barding Icon.png  
Butlery Barding
Dollarsignicon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to fool the world into believing your chocobo is a man hired to answer your front door. 3.5


 Byakko Barding Icon.png  
Byakko Barding
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A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the Far Eastern auspice Byakko. 4.2


 Chocobo Raincoat Icon.png  
Chocobo Raincoat
Yellow Gatherers' Scrip Icon.png
A light tarp designed to protect a chocobo from the rain...and not much else. 4.2


 Dancer Barding Icon.png  
Dancer Barding
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Chocobo barding designed to pair well with traditional dancer's garb. 5.0


 Deepshadow Barding Icon.png  
Deepshadow Barding
Map20 Icon.png
A full suit of pitch-black chocobo armor. 5.0


 Demonic Barding Icon.png  
Demonic Barding
Dollarsignicon.png
A suit of armor designed to have you questioning your chocobo's motives. 3.5


 Dragoon Barding Icon.png  
Dragoon Barding
Map17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the dragoon. 2.0


 Eerie Barding Icon.png  
Eerie Barding
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A purely decorative chocobo costume created for All Saints' Wake. 2.38


 Egg Harness Icon.png  
Egg Harness
Seasonalachievementicon.pngQuest Icon.png
An egg-themed chocobo harness created in celebration of Hatching–tide. 2.2


 Egg Hunter Barding Icon.png  
Egg Hunter Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.pngQuest Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor equipped with a basket for hunting eggs during Hatching–tide. 3.2


 Expanse Barding Icon.png  
Expanse Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Bismarck, the Lord of the Mists. 3.0


 Far Eastern Barding Icon.png  
Far Eastern Barding
Dollarsignicon.png
An extravagant suit of celebratory chocobo armor. 3.4


 Flyer Shaffron Icon.png  
Flyer Shaffron
Achievement Certificate Icon.png
Headgear designed specially for flying chocobos. 3.0


 Gambler Barding Icon.png  
Gambler Barding
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Chocobo armor designed to replicate the lavish accoutrements of a legendary gambler. 2.51


 Gridanian Barding Icon.png  
Gridanian Barding
Serpent Seal Icon.png
A full-plate suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Gridanian Crested Barding Icon.png  
Gridanian Crested Barding
Serpent Seal Icon.png
An elaborately decorated suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Gridanian Half Barding Icon.png  
Gridanian Half Barding
Serpent Seal Icon.png
A lightweight suit of Twin Adder-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Hades Barding Icon.png  
Hades Barding
Tools icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to commemorate Hades. 5.1


 Highland Barding Icon.png  
Highland Barding
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A suit of chocobo armor outfitted with multiple layers of leather and fur to protect its wearer from the elements. 3.0


 Hingan Barding Icon.png  
Hingan Barding
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Lightweight chocobo armor designed to resemble traditional Hingan garb. 4.0


 Hive Barding Icon.png  
Hive Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Ravana, the Lord of the Hive. 3.0


 Horde Barding Icon.png  
Horde Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the great wyrm Nidhogg. 3.3


 Ice Barding Icon.png  
Ice Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the Lady of Frost, Shiva. 2.4


 Innocence Barding Icon.png  
Innocence Barding
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A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the Lightwarden Innocence. 5.0


 Ishgardian Barding Icon.png  
Ishgardian Barding
Centurio Seal Icon.png
A full-plate suit of Ishgardian chocobo armor. 3.0


 Ishgardian Half Barding Icon.png  
Ishgardian Half Barding
FATE Icon.png
A lightweight suit of Ishgardian chocobo armor. 3.0


 Ixion Barding Icon.png  
Ixion Barding
Map20 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Ixion, a steed as eclectic as he is electric. 4.1


 Levin Barding Icon.png  
Levin Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Ramuh, the Lord of Levin. 2.3


 Lominsan Barding Icon.png  
Lominsan Barding
Storm Seal Icon.png
A full-plate suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Lominsan Crested Barding Icon.png  
Lominsan Crested Barding
Storm Seal Icon.png
An elaborately decorated suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Lominsan Half Barding Icon.png  
Lominsan Half Barding
Storm Seal Icon.png
A lightweight suit of Maelstrom-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Lunar Barding Icon.png  
Lunar Barding
Tools icon.pngGold chest icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Tsukuyomi, Lady of the Moon. 4.3


 Machinist Barding Icon.png  
Machinist Barding
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Chocobo barding designed to pair well with machinist's garb. 5.21


 Mandervillian Barding Icon.png  
Mandervillian Barding
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Expertly tailored trumpery designed to resemble the uniforms worn by the maidservants employed at the Manderville manor. 3.4


 Nezha Barding Icon.png  
Nezha Barding
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Chocobo armor designed to resemble the protective garb worn by the great Nezha─hero of Doman legend. 4.2


 Noble Barding Icon.png  
Noble Barding
Map17 Icon.png
A lavishly decorated suit of armor crafted for the riding chocobos of Ishgardian nobles. 3.0


 Oriental Barding Icon.png  
Oriental Barding
Lightweight chocobo armor designed to resemble traditional Hingan garb. 4.0


 Orthodox Barding Icon.png  
Orthodox Barding
Tools icon.png
A beautifully ornamented suit of plate armor worn by chocobos in the service of church officiants. 3.0


 Paladin Barding Icon.png  
Paladin Barding
Map17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the paladin. 2.0


 Paramour Barding Icon.png  
Paramour Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.pngQuest Icon.png
A gaudy suit of chocobo armor designed for use during Valentione's Day celebrations. 2.5


 Plumed Barding Icon.png  
Plumed Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.png
A suit of chocobo armor adorned with brilliant plumage. This particular design is quite popular amongst chocobo enthusiasts. 2.3


 Race Barding Icon.png  
Race Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.png
Lightweight armor designed for race chocobos. 3.25


 Red Mage Barding Icon.png  
Red Mage Barding
Gold chest icon.png
Chocobo barding designed to pair well with traditional red mage garb. 4.25


 Reveler's Barding Icon.png  
Reveler's Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Susano, the Lord of the Revel. 4.0


 Round Table Barding Icon.png  
Round Table Barding
Map20 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor crafted using a design employed during the age of Thordan and his knights twelve. 3.1


 Ruby Barding Icon.png  
Ruby Barding
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A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the Ruby Weapon. 5.2


 Saintly Barding Icon.png  
Saintly Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.pngMap20 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to spread festive cheer. 5.1


 Samurai Barding Icon.png  
Samurai Barding
Gold chest icon.png
Chocobo barding designed to pair well with traditional samurai garb. 4.45


 Seiryu Barding Icon.png  
Seiryu Barding
Tools icon.pngGold chest icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the Far Eastern auspice Seiryu. 4.5


 Sephirotic Barding Icon.png  
Sephirotic Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Sephirot, the Fiend. 3.2


 Shinryu Barding Icon.png  
Shinryu Barding
Tools icon.pngGold chest icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Shinryu, fearsome dragon of legend. 4.1


 Sleipnir Barding Icon.png  
Sleipnir Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.pngMap20 Icon.png
A suit of pitch-black chocobo armor designed to resemble that worn by the legendary steed of the elder primal Odin. 2.0


 Sophic Barding Icon.png  
Sophic Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Sophia, the Goddess. 3.4


 Sovereign Barding Icon.png  
Sovereign Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble that of a chocobo king of legend. 2.1


 Starlight Barding Icon.png  
Starlight Barding
Seasonalachievementicon.pngMap20 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor as worn by those legendary birds said to carry gifts from the stars. 2.1


 Suzaku Barding Icon.png  
Suzaku Barding
Tools icon.pngGold chest icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the Far Eastern auspice Suzaku. 4.4


 Tidal Barding Icon.png  
Tidal Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Leviathan, the Lord of the Whorl. 2.2


 Titania Barding Icon.png  
Titania Barding
Tools icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the pixie king Titania. 5.0


 Ul'dahn Barding Icon.png  
Ul'dahn Barding
Flame Seal Icon.png
A full-plate suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Ul'dahn Crested Barding Icon.png  
Ul'dahn Crested Barding
Flame Seal Icon.png
An elaborately decorated suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 Ul'dahn Half Barding Icon.png  
Ul'dahn Half Barding
Flame Seal Icon.png
A lightweight suit of Immortal Flame-issue chocobo armor. 2.0


 White Mage Barding Icon.png  
White Mage Barding
Map17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to mimic the garb of the white mage. 2.0


 Wild Rose Barding Icon.png  
Wild Rose Barding
Achievement Certificate Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble that worn by a long-forgotten hero of legend. 3.07


 Yojimbo Barding Icon.png  
Yojimbo Barding
Gold chest icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble the...colorful...bodyguard known to some as “Jim.” 4.56


 Zurvanite Barding Icon.png  
Zurvanite Barding
Tools icon.pngMap17 Icon.png
A suit of chocobo armor designed to resemble Zurvan, the Demon. 3.5


Barding Gallery

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