Headwind Walkthrough Guide for FF16 (Final Fantasy 16). Includes Walkthrough Chart, how to beat the boss, and tips!
Defeat Enemies And Progress Down The Route
Go through the door and defeat enemies and progress through the road.
From The Room At The Dead End, Exit Through The Window
After watching the cutscene, exit through the window in the room at the dead end.
Head To Coutryard Where Tognvaldr Appears
Head to the courtyard where Royal Tognvaldr appears and defeat it.
Open The Door, And Climb Up Stairs On Right
After defeating Tognvaldr, open the iron door and climb up the stairs on the right.
Battle With Chirada And Suparna
Defeat the enemies on the way and you will head to a big room where you will battle against Chirada and Suparna.
Defeat Enemies And Progress Further
From the big room, head right and progress through the road.
Battle With Benedikta
When you arrive to the courtyard, the battle with Benedikta will begin. When you defeat her, then you have completed the quest.
How To Beat Chirada & Suparna
└ It is recommended to defeat Chirada first, who is mainly a melee attacker.Watch the location and trajectory of the wind magic and avoid it as soon as possible.When there is only one left, prioritize counter attacks after evading. Focus on dodging however.
Defeat One Of The Enemies First
It is difficult to fight both enemies at ones since the other one can attack you as while you are unaware. It is recommended to reduce their numbers first by focusing on defeating one.
Fight Chirada, The Melee Attacker, First
Chirada is mainly a close ranged attacker while Suparna mainly attacks from range. Suparna runs away when you approach it while Chihara tends to stay close to you. It is recommended to defeat Chihara, who lets you activate Precision Dodge more, first.
For The Wind Magic, Wait At The Place Not Hit By The Move
The location and trajectory of the wind magic can be seen before it is released, so move to a place where you can avoid it beforehand.
Focus On Evading When There Is Only One Enemy
When one of them is defeated, it will inherit its abilities and the remaining one will be strengthened. Evade is the first priority. Both will share the same moves, so it does not matter which one you defeated first.▶ How To Beat Chirada & Suparna
How To Beat Benedikta
Try To Remember How To Dodge Wind Magic
Learn The Timing Of 5 Hits Of Wind Magic + Aerora Combo
The first hit of 5 wind magic shots are pretty slow so use Dodge to activate precision dodge. Aerora will come as a follow-up, which is more difficult to dodge because of its faster speed. Watch the motion and learn when to dodge.
For Aeroga, Move Sideways To Dodge The Impact
Aeroga is a wide-range Magic, so it is recommended to move sideways to keep distance from the point of impact and then use Dodge to escape the range. You can also dodge it without moving sideways if you time your dodge correctly.
Evade Windblade (Horizontal) By Keeping A Distance Then Dodging
The wind blade (horizontal) has a fairly wide area, so It is difficult to avoid unless press dodge to evade at the right time.. Keep your distance so that you can easily time your Dodge.
Avoid Wind Blades (Vertical) By Standing Between Them.
Vertical wind blades can be easily dodged by keeping your distance and standing between the attacks. If you keep your distance, you can safely avoid it without using dodge.
Phoenix Shift To Close Distance
Benedikta often attacks from a distance, so melee attacks most of the time does not reach her. Phoenix's Feat "Phoenix Shift" can close the distance at once, so make good use of it to Attack.▶ How To Beat Chirada & Suparna