Awakening Walkthrough Guide for FF16 (Final Fantasy 16). Includes Walkthrough Chart, how to beat the boss, and tips!
Go Through The Storm And Progress Through
Go through the storm and progress through the route. When you get close to the man wearing the hood, a cutscene will play.
Battle With Eikon Garuda (1st Battle)
After the cutscene, you will battle against Garuda. In the cutscene, an event will occur so watch closely.
Battle With Eikon Garuda (2nd Battle)
After defeating Garuda for 1st time, transform to Ifrit and 2nd battle will start. When you defeat it for the 2nd time, then complete.
How To Beat Garuda
Easier To Fight When Below Garuda
Most of the attack of Garuda are outward so attacking from below Garuda is safer than most area. If there is a huge distance between you and Garuda, use Phoenix Shft to get closer and stay below.
Reduce Stagger Bar To Half Using Feats
When Garuda's Will Gauge is reduced to half, the boss can be pulled down by Garuda's Feat "Garuda Embrace". It will stop moving for a while, giving you a chance to Attack.
Evade The Aerial Blast By Heading To The The Edge Of The Map
When you see Aerial Blast being casted, move to the edge of the Map. Watch out for tornadoes and ground attacks , and try to reduce the damage you take by dodging.▶ How To Beat Garuda