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Find out if there is a minimap for Final Fantasy 16 (FF16). Learn how to check your location on the map and how to navigate.

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Is There A Minimap?

There Is No Minimap

Is There A Minimap and How To Check Your Location

*Ref: Official Live Stream (YouTube)

There is no minimap in this game. They've officially stated: In our recent games in the series, players tend to just look at the minimap to proceed. We wanted to encourage players to explore the game world. Those are the 2 reasons they didn't include a minimap in this game.

How To Find Your Objective

Press and Hold L3

If you don't know where to go to progress the main story, press and hold the L3 button to find out where to go.

Look At Your Marker


If you are playing a side quest and you don't know where to go, most of the time you can follow the marker shown on the screen to get to your objective.

How To Check Your Location

Check The Local Map (Touchpad)


Press the touchpad on your controller to see the map. The gold arrow indicates where the player is.

Press The □ Button To Place A Marker

Place MarkerMarker on Screen
place marker
marker on screen

Move your cursor on the Local Map and press the □ button to place a marker. It will still be showing on your screen when you close the map which will be useful to navigate.

Check The World Map (Optional)

world map

Press the Option button located on the upper left of the △ button to see the world map. You can check your location and if you select Obelisk (blue icon) you can fast travel to that location.

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