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Vana'diel Bestiary: Adaman Quadav  

Family:Quadav
Found in:Qulun Dome
Found at Location:I - 6
Spawntime:20 Minutes
Job:Dark Knight
Level:72 - 74
Flags:
  • Notorious Monster
  • Aggro
  • Linking
  • Detects by Sound
  • Based on Water
  • Weak against Lightning
  • Strong against Water
Drops:
Stolen Items:
Updated: Tue Aug 23 20:00:05 2011

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General Information

  • Timed spawn around the area of (I-6) in Beadeaux

    • Respawn time is approximately 20 minutes after its last Time of Death.

  • Susceptible to Bind, Gravity, Sleep, Stun, Slow, and Paralysis.

Adaman Quadav's Special Attacks

  • Dark Knight Magic - Capable of casting all magic spells available to a level 75 Dark Knight

  • Head Butt - Single target physical damage with an additional Stun effect.

  • Howl - AoE Warcry Effect (Circle of effect originates from mob. Effect can be dispelled).

  • Ore Toss - Single target ranged physical damage.

  • Shell Bash - Single target physical damage with an additional Stun effect.

  • Shell Guard - Self target Defense boost (Effect can be dispelled).

  • Blood Weapon - Melee attacks performed by Adaman Quadav will drain HP equal to the amount of damage dealt by the attacks for the duration of the effect.

    • Denoted by the characteristic mob two-hour animation.

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# Apr 06 2006 at 5:07 PM Rating: Good
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this guys sword is soo bad *** looking. i want it really bad
Sword Type
# Mar 08 2006 at 6:44 AM Rating: Decent
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Hey just a bit of useless information ^^. That is the Reserve Captain's Greatsword that the Quadav uses. I have one and its great to skill with the +7 acc. The mob doesn't drop anything worthwhile (bar the gold beastcoin :P) but theres supposed to be a HQ version. can anyone verify this?
RE: Sword Type
# Mar 09 2006 at 1:23 AM Rating: Decent
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Solod this as a 68 rdm, a thf friend aggrod all the others out of the room. Dropped a gold beastcoin, was a bit anticlimactic.

Hit me for around 100-150 per hit buffed, Slept like a baby and only resisted sleep once.

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# Jan 12 2006 at 6:58 PM Rating: Default
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THAT SWORD!!.....GIMMEE!! lol
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# Nov 23 2005 at 5:27 AM Rating: Default
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Lol, congratulations that u can solo it.
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Edited, Wed Nov 23 05:27:52 2005
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#StarscreamRamuh, Posted: Nov 05 2005 at 6:04 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Ehhhh you needed that many people to kill it?
death
# Oct 05 2005 at 5:01 PM Rating: Decent
killed this thing w/ the set up
75nin/war
61war/nin
56war/nin
and
60whm/blm
this is an easy fight just long
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# Sep 02 2005 at 11:26 PM Rating: Decent
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Defeated Adaman Quadav with the following setup:

73PLD/36WAR
60PLD/30WAR (me)
60DRG/30WAR (afk until last minute)
60THF/30NIN
59WHM/29BLM

73PLD tanked (obviously) and the rest DD'd. Pretty slow fight as the only one doing damage was the 73PLD. Pretty easy fight though. It hit me for about 200 each hit, and the other pld for about 40-60. When it was at about 1% of its HP, the 73PLD got d/c'ed, so I started panicking. Used invincible, but we couldn't do any damage. So the DRG finally came back and we beat it. 73PLD came back after the fight was over.

Only drops we got were a water crystal and Dark Knight's Testimony.

We came here originally to do G3, but we thought, what the heck, lets go fight the Ruby Quadav or the Adaman Quadav. The hardest part was separating the two.. they seemed to be bonded.
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push over
# Jul 23 2005 at 6:13 PM Rating: Decent
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hes a push over.
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# Jul 16 2005 at 11:37 PM Rating: Decent
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You can steal Gold Beastcoins from him.
Possibly an Adaman Claymore
# Jun 05 2005 at 5:07 PM Rating: Decent
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Looks like a kind of Adaman Claymore to me.. looks badass though
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drk test
# May 26 2005 at 12:06 AM Rating: Decent
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i just like to say ive killed this thing about 10 times and 9 out of 10 it drops a dark test so this is prolly your best bet if you want a drk test ^^
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# May 12 2005 at 12:39 PM Rating: Decent
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wonder how hard
Testimony
# Apr 26 2005 at 12:15 PM Rating: Decent
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I'm gonna try fighting this guy for Testimony... I guess we'll find out how hard he is.
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Um...
# Feb 06 2005 at 3:16 PM Rating: Decent
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If it is a Adaman Quadav then why on the list of drops it doesnt show Adaman Ore or Ingot?
RE: Um...
# Mar 23 2005 at 6:58 PM Rating: Decent
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The quadav rank themshelves by Mineral and age,
Like a tribal thing

Weakest= amethyst, young, amber

then it goes up till you get to things like Darksteel, Gold, and Ruby, rare stuff like that.

Thats why they have "Yagudo Theologists" and "Orkish Dragoons"

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# Feb 01 2005 at 2:33 AM Rating: Decent
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I own the Reserve Captain's Greatsword and thats it for sure.
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# Dec 30 2004 at 1:51 AM Rating: Decent
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Auto-Collector found an Adaman Sword, but I don't know if you can actually get one. It'd looks cool as **** though.

*imagines Marqx with full Adaman armor with Adaman sword*

Maybe someday?
eh
# Oct 11 2004 at 7:27 AM Rating: Decent
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it's the same model as the reserve captains...no such thing as an "Adaman sword" other quadavs hold zweihanders too, and other such GS's
Relic 2-Hand Sword
# Sep 28 2004 at 2:43 PM Rating: Default
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This is exactly how the final version of the relic 2-hand sword (Ragnarok) looks like. I know because I have a video of all the weapons in action.

Edited, Tue Sep 28 18:19:19 2004
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# Oct 07 2004 at 2:19 AM Rating: Good
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Ragnarok does NOT look like that; it's a golden Great Sword. You can see a pic of it here.
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# Oct 11 2004 at 8:17 PM Rating: Default
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can u plz give links to other relic weapons? preferrably the relic bow and gun plz plz plz?
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# Sep 27 2004 at 9:11 PM Rating: Decent
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soooo shiny....
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sword info
# Sep 01 2004 at 12:21 PM Rating: Default
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im pretty sure hes using a reserve captain's greatsword ive seen sevral lv 75 drk using it

i think the stats are

100000+ CP to get
LV71 WAR/PLD/DRK
dunno damage stats i think they're on here somwhere
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RE: sword info
# Jan 14 2005 at 8:15 PM Rating: Decent
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You're exactly right, that IS a reserve captain's greatsword, i've seen many a Dark Knight with it.
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# Aug 21 2004 at 7:24 PM Rating: Default
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ya i fought this F*cker obviusly for the testimony hits rather hard fun fight....as long as ur prepared, not to long either took like 6-7 mins got testimony im happy so F*CK him lol


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#Pipeliner, Posted: Aug 21 2004 at 7:24 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) ya i fought this F*cker obviusly for the testimony hits rather hard fun fight....as long as ur prepared, not to long either took like 6-7 mins got testimony im happy so F*CK him lol
Better than my Great sword
# Aug 16 2004 at 6:22 PM Rating: Decent
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The Quadavs Great sword looks better than my
Yellow Great Sword
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# Aug 14 2004 at 4:15 PM Rating: Decent
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The first thing i saw and everyone else is that kickass sword. ^^
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# Jul 31 2004 at 12:30 PM Rating: Decent
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If it is the adaman sword allakhazam needs to
update the page. Its no where to be found here.
I thought it was the Reserve Cpt GS but i could
be wrong.
heh
# Jul 29 2004 at 9:08 PM Rating: Default
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lol we supposed to talk about that nm and all we talk about is the sword.... kickass though... kickass...
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# Jul 21 2004 at 9:36 AM Rating: Decent
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What happend if I wave to him an take is sword? Can i Run? j/k
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# Jul 20 2004 at 11:40 AM Rating: Default
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Yeah that Sword would look nice in my Collection.. just i wouldn't stand a chance if i took it on!

Trey
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# Jun 21 2004 at 6:48 PM Rating: Decent
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Ooo, i like the sword, It looks sooo cool. *^-^*
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i want that
# Jun 19 2004 at 11:38 AM Rating: Decent
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when i saw this picture, the first thing i said was "Whoa! look at that sword!"

its niiiiicccceeeee
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wow sounds cool
# Jun 01 2004 at 6:40 PM Rating: Decent
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wow sounds awesome can't wait to see that :)
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#lainNMU, Posted: May 30 2004 at 5:45 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) This guide is SO ******* worthless. I dropped down the wrong part in Qulun and had to escape and do this ALL OVER again because there is not one warning about it.
*runs and cries*
# May 13 2004 at 7:59 AM Rating: Decent
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Daddy nooo!!!!
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# May 04 2004 at 10:09 PM Rating: Decent
Wow................i-i'll b-be g-g-going now!*runs away all scared*
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the sword
# May 01 2004 at 9:29 AM Rating: Decent
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it IS the adaman sword, ive seen it.
i would say...
# Apr 28 2004 at 5:16 PM Rating: Decent
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i would say its an Adaman sword cause first off its and adaman quadav and the adaman set is now being put it the game.
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If I had to guess
# Apr 28 2004 at 12:41 AM Rating: Decent
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I'd say it was the Ragnarok or Excalibur. I'd have to say Ragnarok because it looks like a Great Sword, while the Excalibur is a 1h sword. Of course I don't know for sure, but usually these "ultimate" weapons in FF games are rewards for collecting Adaman, and it would be fitting if the Adaman Quadav wielded one.

BTW, Ragnarok and Excalibur are both weapons added in the new path.
RE: If I had to guess
# Jul 09 2004 at 11:32 PM Rating: Decent
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Sorry buddy, its neither, I had a picture of all the final relic weapons but I can't find it, but otherwise I would prove it, but just so you know one is gold and one is silver, I don't know which is which though.
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RE: If I had to guess
# May 12 2004 at 4:05 PM Rating: Decent
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Aparently they also added a new WS called "Knights of the Round" for the 1-handed sword. And supposedly the Excaliber does damage equal to your current HP when you use the WS "Knights of the Round".

Imagine a high lvl Pld hitting something for 1000+ points. O_o
RE: If I had to guess
# Jun 24 2004 at 10:04 AM Rating: Decent
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"proportional" to your HP


Edited, Thu Jun 24 11:05:27 2004
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Holy...
# Apr 25 2004 at 6:15 PM Rating: Decent
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That sword looks like it could spank me pretty easily.
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# Apr 13 2004 at 4:53 PM Rating: Decent
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Fo' shizzle. It looks pretty nice.
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whoa
# Apr 10 2004 at 7:05 AM Rating: Decent
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Dam i want that sword,what kind is it?
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