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Chapter 17: Deliverance from Chaos Map & Guide
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Table Of Contents

Story Progression & Walkthrough

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Chapter 17 Walkthrough Guide

Ch. 17 Walkthrough Chart

NoProcedure
1Find Barret
2Use the Central Terminal
3In the 3rd ward, use the levers to open pathways
4Jump over the newly released pipes
5Use the terminal
6As Cloud, use the lever marked with 2 to open the door
7Enter the opened door
8Continue straight. Fight any enemies you find in your way
9Defeat the Swordipede
>> How To Beat Brain Pod
10Find a way to open the door marker 4
11Rescue Red X before its health is depleted
12Get to the Central Station and use the lever marked with 4
13Use the terminal
14Enter the Room marked with 4. Pull the lever at the end of it
15Continue through the tunnel
16Fight the Swordipede
>> How To Beat Swordipede
17Use the Elevator
18Use the lever to open the pipe
19Get on the Elevator
20Follow the glowing purple trail
21Continue through the office
22Defeat the Jenova Dreamweaver
>> How To Beat Jenova Dreamweaver
23Head to the very top of the rooftop
24Beat Rufus & Darkstar
>> How To Beat Rufus & Darkstar
25Destroy the Arsenal

1. ~ 25. Completing Chapter 17

Switch Between Two Groups

Switch Between Two Groups

Throughout the mission, you will be switching between two parties: Aerith and Tifa, & Cloud and Barret. As you will be encountering numerous enemies as either of the pair, best equip them with the Materias below before you advance.

Hojo's Lab Recommended Materia
1st TierIce and Wind
2nd TierLightning
3rd TierIce

4 Boss Fights In This Chapter

4 Boss Fights in Missions

Before completing this chapter, you will have to face 4 bosses across your journey inside Shinra's building. Whenever you find a bench, make sure to replenish HP and MP every time.

⬇ Read the detailed boss tips below

Replay For The Shinra Combat Simulator

Shinra Combat Simulator

The endgame boss fights under the Shinra Combat Simulator can be found in Chapter 17 after finishing the game. Do remember to go back and do them once you have finished the game to acquire rare items and powerful accessories!

Check out The Shinra Combat Simulator Guide Here!

3. Use Levers to Open Pathways

Use Levers to Open Pathways

Whenever you use a lever, pipes will come out of the floor that you can then walk on to get to the other side of the platform.

9. Defeat The Brain Pod

Equip Star Pendant Before The Fight

The Brain Pod scatters and inflicts poison damage in an area, so equip Star Pendant to nullify its effects. Not being troubled by its poison attacks significantly makes this fight easier, so best buy a couple first before this fight.

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16. Fight The Swordipede

2-Stage Fight

The fight against boss Swordipede is composed of two parts: the first one with Cloud & Barret, and the second one with Tifa & Aerith. Do remember to heal both pairs before the fight as it can be quite difficult if you charge in unprepared.

Check Out The Swordipede Guide Here!

Enemies & Boss Guide

How To Beat Brain Pod

brain pod
HP EXP AP Gil
12240 450 5 750
Drop Rare Drop Steal
Hazardous Material Antidote Antidote

Weaknesses & Resistances

Weakness Lightning
Lesser Resistance -
Greater Resistance -
Immunities Stop, Poison
Absorbed Elements -
Check Out How To Beat Brain Pod From Here

How To Beat Swordipede

SwordipedeHP:
19584
Weakness:
-
Items Dropped:
Force Bracelet
Rare Items Dropped:
-
Stealable Items:
-
Check Out How to Beat Swordipede Here

Do Not Attack from Front

Do Not Attack from Front

The Swordipede has a moving buzzsaw on its face. It's not recommended to attack the thing from the front with your melee fighters.

Dodge Away from Falling Lightning Balls

Dodge Away from Falling Lightning Balls

When the Swordipede flies up high, it will start letting out lightning balls that will then fall to the ground. Check the ground for their trajectory and move away from where they will fall.

2nd Phase will be with Tifa & Aerith

2nd Phase will be with Tifa & Aerith

After doing enough damage with Cloud and Barret, the Swordipede will move on to fight with Tifa and Aerith. This is precede by a cutscene of it escaping.

Dodge Sideways During Charge Attack

Dodge Sideways During Charge Attack

When the Swordipede charges and starts moving forward, dodge to your side or you will be hit by a multi-attack. You can also run to the side if you have enough time.

Recommended to Use Aerith

Recommended to Use Aerith

The Swordipede will keep circling the terminal making it hard to keep up with. It's better to use Aerith here since her long distance attacks can keep up with it.

How To Beat the Jenova Dreamweaver

Jenova DreamweaverHP:
78336
Weakness:
-
Items Dropped:
Astral Cuff
Rare Items Dropped:
-
Stealable Items:
-
Check Out How To Beat Jenova Dreamweaver!

Remember to Dodge when in Melee Distance

Remember to Dodge when in Melee Distance

It's very dangerous to just keep attacking he Jenovah Dreamweaver in melee form since it can attack with its tentacles. When it raises, them remember to dodge away.

Black Light Attack is Precise

Black Light Attack is Precise

The Black Light attacks of the Jenova Dreamweaver are very precise. It will shoot in the last place where you are standing so move when you see its wind up.

Get Out of Circular Attack's Range

Get Out of Circular Attack

Black light will surround the Jenova Dreamweaver when it's about to do a massive attack around itself. Get out of the circle of light to escape from this attack.

Focus Attacks on Tentacles During 2nd Phase

Focus Attacks on Tentacles During 2nd Phase

During the second phase, tentacles will sprout out around the area. Focus on those first to open up the main body of the Jenova Dreamweaver for attacks.

How to Beat Rufus & Darkstar

RuffusHP:
14688
Weakness:
-
Items Dropped:
-
Rare Items Dropped:
-
Stealable Items:
DarkstarHP:
13056
Weakness:
-
Items Dropped:
-
Rare Items Dropped:
-
Stealable Items:
-
Check Out How To Beat Rufus & Darkstar From Here

Rufus & Darkstar will Attack Simulataneously

This fight isn't just between you and Rufus because Darkstar will also be fighting you alongside him. Both of them are mobile, requiring you to be precise with you with your dodges and attacks.

Block Darkstar's Frontal Attack

Block Darkstar

Time your block right and you will successfully stop Darkstar's attack, giving you an opportunity to counterattack right after it.

Watch Out for Rufus' Shotgun

Watch Out for Rufus

While you're busy attacking Darkstar, Rufus will take potshots at you using his shotgun. Keep an eye out for him while attacking Darkstar.

Dodge Away from Lightning Attacks

Dodge Away from Lightning Attacks

When Darkstar goes up in the air and becomes charged, it means it will spew lightning to the ground. You can easily see the trajectory of the attack on the floor. Make sure to dodge away from it before it lands.

Do Not Stay in Middle of Laser Attack

Do Not Stay in Middle of Laser Attack

Even with a gap in between the laser, it will not save you from the attack. Both sides will hit you dealing an intense 500+ damage on hit. It's better to dodge to the side with this attack.

Second Phase will Only have Rufus

Second Phase will Only have Rufus

For the final phase of the battle, you will only be facing against Rufus for this round. He's mobile, but with Darkstar out of the way, you can focus all his attacks on him.

How to Beat Arsenal

RuffusHP:
14688
Weakness:
-
Items Dropped:
-
Rare Items Dropped:
-
Stealable Items:
Check Out How To Beat The Arsenal!

Use Cover to Hide from Arsenal's Attacks

Use Cover to Hide from Arsenal

Use the pillars around the area as cover to hide behind. This will let you stay out of damage from some of the Arsenal's attacks.

Take Out Barrier Drones First

Take Out Barrier Drone

You won't be able to attack the Arsenal if the Barrier Drones are still there. Focus on taking those out first to open the Arsenal for attack.

Can Attack You from Behind Cover

Can Attack You from Behind Cover

If you see a circle of light around you, make sure to steer clear away from it. This is the Arsenal's attacks that can hit you even when you're behind cover.

Arsenal Becomes Mobile During 2nd Phase

Arsenal Becomes Mobile During 2nd Phase

Once the Barrier Drones are destroyed, the Arsenal will become mobile capable at charging at you with its wheels. Dodge sideways to escape from its charge attack.

Chapter 17 Maps & Treasure Chests

Hojo Lab Lower Level

Hojo Lab Lower Level
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Numbers: Chest

Chest
① Reinforced Staff x 1② Enfeeblement Ring x 1
③ Phoenix Down × 1④ Ether × 1
⑤ Speed ​​drink x 2⑥ Remedy × 2

Hojo Lab - Main Floor

Hojo Lab - Main Floor
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Hojo Lab - First Tier

Hojo Lab - First Tier
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Letter: Materia

Materia
A - TBA

Hojo Lab - 2nd Tier

Hojo Lab - 2nd Tier
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Hojo Lab - 3rd Tier

Hojo Lab - 3rd Tier
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Number: Chest

Chest
① Twin Stinger x 1

Hojo Lab - 4th Tier

Hojo Lab - 4th Tier
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★: Shinra Box | Numbers: Chest | Letter: Materia

Chest
① 3000 Gil② Ether × 1
③ Mega Potion × 1④ TBA x 1
Materia
A - Time Materia

Hojo Lab - 5th Tier

Hojo Lab - 3rd Tier
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★: Shinra Box | Numbers: Chest

Chest
① Remedy x 2② Chain Bangle × 1

Hojo Lab - 6th Tier

Hojo Lab - 6th Layer
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Numbers: Chest

Chest
① Ether x 1② Mega Potion x 1
③ 5000 gil④ Force Bracelet × 1

Hojo Lab - 7th Tier

Hojo Lab - 7th Layer
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Numbers: Chest

Chest
① Mega Potion × 1

Hojo Lab - 8th Tier

Hojo Lab - 8th Tier
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Numbers: Chest

Chest
① Mega Potion × 1

Hojo Labs - Top

Hojo Labs - Top
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69th Floor

69th Floor
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70th Floor

70th Floor
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