1

icon Shikaree Aketon  

Auction House: Armor - Body

RareEx
Shikaree Aketon
[Body] All RacesLv.50 RNG/COR

Submit a correction

fashion

Gained from Quests:
Post Comment
BST Soloable!
# Jan 24 2008 at 11:57 AM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
111 posts
A 40+ Bst can solo this drop (at the rate of 2 kills per 2 hours lol, a bst uses their 2hr ability to kill these IT mobs). So if you have a bst friend who wouldn't mind devoting the time to you, you can ask for some help. Otherwise you can do what I did - and that's lvl bst up to 40 yourself so you can just go and get your own.
That might seem like a drastic measure just to get one item, but having bst at 40 is extremely useful in any case, especially for BCNMs (there are some BCNMs 20 and 40 which are extremely bst friendly and even bst-soloable). PLus lvling bst is really fun, I rather enjoyed it :)

So just thought I'd throw that out there as another option for getting this, if getting a subligar raiding group together is a real pain.
In fact I got the Virgo Subligar 1/1 when I killed the Fomor Ranger for fun while trying to solo the Fomor Beastmaster for my BRD's Gaudy Harness :) Pretty useless to me seeing as my rng is lvl1 and my cor isn't even unlocked. OH WELL.

Good luck!!
____________________________
Riggys Swordsinger - 21MIN 17GLA

Riggy's Data for Miners Project

Yawa - pld75 brd75 everything/bst
Update
# Oct 15 2007 at 12:07 AM Rating: Excellent
Mistress of Gardening
Avatar
*****
14,661 posts
Added item icon.
____________________________
Yum-Yum Bento Box | Pikko Pots | Adventures in Bentomaking

Twitter


[ffxivsig]277809[/ffxivsig]
18th Update
# Oct 18 2006 at 12:25 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
90 posts
COR can now equip this, as well as the Virgo Subligar.
Where?
# Sep 22 2006 at 5:45 AM Rating: Decent
Could anyone pinpoint precisely in which room the Elvaan RNG pops? I saw a map of the fomors somewhere but there were at least two or more RNG fomor spawn points on it...also, it seems that some fomors are solo and some in pt? Do they all link anyway? What is the meaning of "in party" when it comes to fomors, specifically?

I might try and solo this if possible at all. Even if it means buying a bunch of potions and elixirs or whatever. I've been asking friends for help on this for weeks but the ones that could are too much of a ***** to go there.
____________________________
Delva wrote:
I'd be a ******* for Jella.
Sages wrote:
I still <3 you anyways Jella. Sogoro, not so much. Go be EMO in Digidude's threads.
Likibiki wrote:
No, more like it smells of salt and that it tends to have other people's pubes and dead skin in it.
If you can't play without a PL, try World of Warcraft.
Where?
# Oct 08 2006 at 9:40 PM Rating: Decent
*
83 posts
The RNG that's in a party is with a sam,nin and drk. Not all fomors are in parties. But the ones that are all come when u pull one of them. There is a solo blm and a solo mnk that pops in that same room also,but they wont link when you pull the party. There is also another room that has a solo ranger in it. But he takes turns spawning with a thf. That rng is in a room that also has a solo drg,nin and bst. The spawn times are fairly fast,I believe about 5-8 minutes. Also the fomors agro to sound. If you look at the map you are talking about you should see which ranger is the solo one,the one thats in the room that bst spawns in.
____________________________
Jilese/Mithra/Asura
75Mnk,75Thf,64Rng,60Blm,46Drk,41War,40Nin,38Whm,37Sam
8/8 H2H, 5/5 Kicks, 5/5 Counter, 5/5 Str, 4/4 Crit, Eva 4/4
Melee Crown:O Melee Gaiters:O Melee Gloves:O Melee Cape:O
ZM Complete, CoP Complete, ToAU Complete, AN Complete
<Monk> http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/profile.xml?150949
<Monk Chi Blast> http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/profile.xml?184398
<Thief TP> http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/profile.xml?171632
<Thief Solo> http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/profile.x
COR, maybe?
# Aug 30 2006 at 7:27 PM Rating: Good
Scholar
18 posts
Can anyone confirm one way or another whether or not corsair will be able to equip this aketon, or the rapparee harness? I wouldn't mind having either for my new main job...
____________________________
http://badgas.co.uk/language/
Yes, I rate down for the unmitigated slaughter of the English language.
http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/forum.html?forum=10&mid=1092018027506923691&num=302
Yep
# Jul 10 2006 at 6:55 AM Rating: Decent
Scholar
27 posts
You have to have a subligaria to get this in the quest which is obtained in Phomiuna which requires you to have completed "The Mother Crystals" AKA Promy.
____________________________
<img src="http://www.rscnet.net/ffxi/aeth_haku.jpg">
HELP!
# May 11 2006 at 4:00 PM Rating: Decent
18 posts
Do you have to complete Promys to get this? I've never done promys and I really don't want to, but I want this.
HELP!
# Feb 11 2007 at 5:06 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
45 posts
Yes, you have to have passed the three main promyvions (Mea, Holla, and Dem). Once you've passed all three, you'll be free to do more CoP missions, but you don't have to do any more to get into Phomiuna Aqueducts, where the item needed to get this aketon is dropped.

I know, this reply is a little late.
____________________________
Hayt: Next thing I know, there's a lvl 75 Taru RDM looking for his pants.
0/56 on Hoo Mjuu the Torrent. For Serious.
Woot!!
# Jul 16 2005 at 9:49 PM Rating: Decent
7 posts
I saw one of my LS buds wearing this the last night and i was like o.O, I need to get me one o them! So the next day i devoted just to subligar runs and after hours of losing the Virgo subs to other lots, I FINALLY got mine adn proptly got my Aketon^^ Very much worth it =D
got it :D
# Jul 08 2005 at 1:53 AM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
227 posts
is this worth it? YES!!!!!

i just got mine today finally ;; best bit of kit for a rng and best of all, ITS FREE!!

makes a change in this uber expensive job ;;
____________________________
HitPointBandits / Fairy || NotedLS / Fairy
Nin75 Rng75 War75 Whm68 Pld57
Pops
# Jun 23 2005 at 3:52 AM Rating: Decent
*
117 posts
Okay... to get the subligar for this you need to kill the solo rng (12 minute re-spawn) in the same room as bst, nin, and drg.

His drop rate isnt UBER, but... not horrible either. He's a cake walk to kill to be honest.

Had 3 rng's pop in a row, an all 3 of them dropped... of course another time I went it popped RNG (no drop), thf, thf, thf, thf, RNG (no drop).

They also drop balloon cloths for the Gobbie Bag VI quest (aswell as the thf's).

But in any case... this JSE looks wicked... an will be amazing to wear from 50-58, and then even from 70+ will/can be good.
____________________________
Server: Stonemaul
Name: Amemet


Screen Shots: http://spaces.msn.com/members/Zerio1/
Server: Lakshmi
Name: Zerio~~~ RETIRED
Getting your Shikaree Aketon is easy, but...
# May 20 2005 at 10:55 AM Rating: Excellent
**
430 posts
...it's a bit of a pain in the **** getting the subligar from Phomiuna Aqueducts. If you plan on getting your virgo subligar, keep in mind that the elvaan RNG (solo, in same room as NIN, BST and DRG. Also pops as THF in place of RNG sometimes) will drop it.

The Hume RNG will not drop this subligar.

A party of four can easily take the solo fomor.

Good luck.

S.
RE: Getting your Shikaree Aketon is easy, but...
# Jun 23 2005 at 9:35 AM Rating: Good
Sage
**
654 posts
Thank you, I wish I had read your post more carefully before attempting to get a RNG subligar with my LS members last night.

We were killing the Hume Fomor mostly, but in the process managed to get quite alot of other subligars. All but the RNG's! /cry



So, just to highlight it for any RNGs who are like me and who really want a Shikaree aketon:

The Hume RNG will not drop this subligar, only the Elvaan RNG will.
____________________________
゚・:*:・。☆ Kysha ☆。・:*:・゚
Hume BLM|RDM|BRD|MNK|RNG|NIN
(Windurst) San d'oria Bastok Rank 10
(Knights of the Iron Ram) Wings of Honor ∮∮∮∮
Woodworking 100 Alchemy Bonecraft Clothcraft 60 Smithing Goldsmithing 50+
Apocalypse Nigh::Storms of Fate::Eternal Mercenary/Captain
Current Quest Count: 471
{Too Weak}
# May 11 2005 at 2:20 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
47 posts
ok this is really easy to get if u have beaten promy's, or atleast it was for me. hardest thing is finding enought people to go and get the **** things killed w/o having to worry about near death situations. ok heres my story:
Promy's: about 70-100k for items and ammo, took 3 days to beat them doin 1 a day, for mea: Smn, Smn, Rng, War, War, Whm - Dem: Smn, Rng, War, War, Whm, Smn - Holla (over kill) Smn, Smn, Smn, Rng, War, Whm. the trick to beating promys is taking time to farm anima, dem is {Too weak.} and can be done w/o them but mea & holla are a must. once u finish them off getting people together to get this is the hard part. took me maybe a hour to get a 17 person alliance together and get movin. we went in for the CoP mission after promy's and for some subligar drops. killed about 10 Fomor and got all drops each time, we had 2 Thf's with us so maybe thats the trick. 2nd Rng dropped the subligar and i got my JSE...now to go back and get my Rdm and Sam's...cant wait /tell Veyron on Garuda if u need help

65Sam Af1 {o} Af2 {o} Af3 {o} Af4 {o} Af5 {x} Af6{o} Haubergeon: {O}

57Rng Af1 {o} Af2 {o} Af3 {o} Af4 {o} Af5 {x} Af6{x}
____________________________
75War|75Sam|75Pld|75Rng|75Drk|75Nin|75Thf|75Mnk|75Rdm|75Drg|75Smn|67Brd|66Bst
BAN HAMMAR'D 2 jobs before Maat's Cap!
this thing rocks
# Apr 27 2005 at 12:39 AM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
141 posts
between about level 50 and when you get your hunter jerkin you run into some racc problems. if you dont plan on using food, youll have to squeeze as much +racc gear as you can and use your noct. ive been using this with gun and the whole slug shot -> barrage -> slug shot deal will own. as long as the pld knows to use cover so you can recast shadows, you should have it killed faster than it can deal any major damage.
solo Fomor RNG
# Apr 08 2005 at 10:18 AM Rating: Decent
I went the other night and with 3xRNG and 1 WHM, we only got one RNG subligar and I lost lot by 30. I was bored yesterday so I went down there and solo'd the Fomor RNG, used 1 x-pot. Wasn't too bad, but did have a tad bit of luck on a parry while casting shadows. Ranged attk him and recast shadows until he runs up, then Piercing Arrow -> EES -> Barrage -> had tp for another WS, but he fell.

oh, and no drop :/

edit: Don't try this unless you are willing to die. :P

Edited, Fri Apr 8 12:39:14 2005
____________________________
my dixie wrecked
err ?
# Mar 26 2005 at 10:29 PM Rating: Decent
29 posts
K my rng is 50 now abd my blm is 52.. i have the rng subligar and was wondering if i could start the quest with my blm and choose the rng JSE..
please help, this thing hella annoying
err ?
# Mar 26 2005 at 10:29 PM Rating: Decent
29 posts
K my rng is 50 now abd my blm is 52.. i have the rng subligar and was wondering if i could start the quest with my blm and choose the rng JSE..
please help, this thing hella annoying
got mine
# Mar 02 2005 at 3:05 AM Rating: Decent
Scholar
20 posts
i went yesterday and they were dropping like mad and so were shakudos :) we got 2rngs 4drgs 2drks 2blms 3nins and some others and 8 shakudos in about 4hrs
woah....
# Feb 27 2005 at 5:33 PM Rating: Decent
18 posts
i want these...... any1 on sylph wanna help me get these? ^^
____________________________
Main caracter:
Atreyuu
Heartagram(Retired)
Server:
Sylph
http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/profile.xml?98105
Drop Rate
# Feb 13 2005 at 9:22 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
**
596 posts
I disagree...

We killed a BUNCH of Fomor last night for about 2 hours. We ended up getting 2 BST, 2 NIN, 2 THF... And we needed 2 RNG. And yes, we were killing Elvaans... The drop rate isn't so great >.<
____________________________
Quote:
And the thing that really gets me is when the BLM has 26 hp left and is still nuking away like no tomorrow, while the whm is on his cell phone ordering a new batch of bandages for this poor fool.


***Valefor Server***
"Jotaru" - Tarutaru Male
75BLM/75SAM/62BST/61RNG
TRUTH ABOUT VIRGO
# Jan 31 2005 at 10:31 AM Rating: Excellent
Scholar
*
87 posts
Ok Listen up there are 2 types of Fomor Rangers. Hume and Elvaan....ELVAAN RNG ONLY DROP VIRGO SUBLIGAR. The humes will not so you ppl who have been camping 25+ kills are killing the wrong ones. Last nite i went twice each time with 4 RNGs and we all got subligar and could have got more. The elvaan RNG is a placeholder for the THF(gemini subligar) so you may see RNG then THF etc. But the drop rate is really not too bad on these
____________________________

Formerly:
Jeral
60rng/30war/nin
San D'Oria Rank 9

Leviathan
60Rng/41PLD/40RDM/31War/31NIN/20Thf/20BLM/10Whm

LS
Endless Destiny, Kalternative, DreamFlames
the truth
# Jan 06 2005 at 5:55 PM Rating: Default
***
1,507 posts
not only that the quest giver might make you wear a piece of 35-60 gear for the first part of the quest, meaning you may have to wait till level 60.


good thing i have blm that high =) I just need that dam virgo subligear now
looks like a war aketon
# Jan 04 2005 at 11:07 AM Rating: Excellent
**
528 posts
for best drops I hear that going through that door where u need to either open with a key or have a thf pick it is the way to go.

This 50 rng body looks just like a war aketon to me.
____________________________
JMcWild, Remora, Bastok Rank 10
75RNG|75THF|75WAR|75MNK|75SAM|75NIN|68RDM|~~~
Cook-100|Wood-91|Alch-100|Bone-100

Carpenterbob Sandy Rank 6
75BLU 75COR 75BLM 75SCH

----------
WSNM 14/14 done
Drop rate
# Dec 28 2004 at 2:55 AM Rating: Decent
47 posts
Well I just spent 8 hours in the Aquaducts ,and not a singles RNG subligar dropped . We must have had 25 other subligars from most other jobs , but not even 1 RNG . The Fomor RNGs did drop balloon cloth for you RNGs wanting to do the Gobbiebag VI quest .

I did manage to obtain a RDM subligar and will get that piece , since my RDM is 66 , but I doubt I will wear it much , other then BCNM or a CoP capped mission .
____________________________
FAIRY server : Augustin
Sky/CoP/HNM Linkshell : Slipstream
Dynamis Linkshell : pwnED

RNG 75 / RDM 66 / NIN 51 / WHM 38 / BLM 37 / WAR 26 / MNK 12 / THF 8 / BST 3
12 Merits : 9 Archery - level 4 , 3 STR - level 1

Alchemy 94 + 3 / Woodworking 60 / Goldsmithing 24 / Smithing 30 / Bonecraft 14.5 / Cooking 11 /
Fishing 8

God Armor 5/5
Crimson Armor 2/5
RNG AF2 4/5
Dynamises completed 5/6
Bastok , San'dOria & Windurst Rank 10
Zilart Missions Finished
Promathia Missions Finished
lol jitterbug
# Dec 25 2004 at 7:41 PM Rating: Decent
41 posts
jitterbug just to tell u thaTs a LOng 11 LVLS lol gl hope u get it but i dont know since i am not a rng i would not buy it but i recemend that this is a good lvl 50 amor if your are gonna fight a BCNM caped at 50.
____________________________
50 Paldin
31 Warrior
12 Ninja
10 Monk
Picture
# Dec 24 2004 at 10:41 PM Rating: Excellent
Scholar
**
558 posts
For your viewing enjoyment:

http://img155.exs.cx/img155/7976/clp187gr.png
____________________________
Kunami
Lakshmi Server 75Ranger/37Ninja
65Ninja/34Warrior
http://ffxi.allakhazam.com/profile.xml?4731
http://www.fallenangelsls.net <- visit!
hate
# Dec 24 2004 at 9:35 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
**
385 posts
Finally some -enmity for RNG's >.>
____________________________
Scotty • Hume, Male • (Asura)
[San d'Oria Rank VIII| 75 Paladin | Linkshell :Pinnacle]
•• Please rate my posts

nice
# Dec 24 2004 at 1:29 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
80 posts
this is actually pretty nice for rng. if it was Racc i would get this in a second. ratt isn't bad either though. but i'm partial for racc
____________________________
Without the darkness we can not recognize the light.
BCNM 50
# Dec 24 2004 at 4:47 AM Rating: Decent
12 posts
These armor pieces are all great for BCNM 50
/em frowns at the requirements of this quest. *frownie thing
# Dec 23 2004 at 11:25 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
100 posts
I wish =(

You need to have a piece of AF to get this (Your weapon does not count). So, unless you have another job at 52+, you gotta wait till level 52 to get this. I was so stoked to think I'd have +2 eminty on my chest, but nadda.
/em drool
# Dec 23 2004 at 10:17 PM Rating: Decent
Scholar
*
164 posts
Ooooh.....I want.... ^^ Only 11 more levels to go at this point until it will be mine. woot!
____________________________
Laeth - Fairy Server
ChildrenofAltanaLS
Main Jobs - THF75 | COR75 | RNG75 | DRG61 | SAM61
Woodworking 69+1 | Bonecraft 63+1 | Alchemy 60+1
All Nations Done! | Zilart Done! | CoP Done!
ToAU 29 | WotG 3 ><
Post Comment

Free account required to post

You must log in or create an account to post messages.