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#177 Nov 22 2010 at 3:01 PM Rating: Decent
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as long as they are able to use radiant breath, you should be able to learn from it. (I was running around B01 for mine, so I'm not 100% on them.) If they don't, just hop over to Riverne Site B01 (if you have access), and learn it from them.
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#178 Nov 22 2010 at 6:35 PM Rating: Good
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I got Radiant Breath by using MMM (Tabula R01) and taking in a level 10 mule. The mobs were all level 10~13, and it was a very simple matter to build tp on them with my fists and let them hit me for TP. Got the move on my first try.

Edit: Obviously, Dragon Rune needs to be set for this to work, so you might need a little legwork to get it, but it's definitely worth it.

Edited, Nov 22nd 2010 5:35pm by Dracoth
#179 Nov 29 2010 at 9:37 PM Rating: Good
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I had word that some folks were not getting in on the links.

Here is a good one: http://173.192.108.24/~tforum/blu/BLUMain.html

And of course we are getting ready for the update next week :)


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Edited, Dec 5th 2010 2:27pm by Myriads
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#180 Dec 06 2010 at 2:03 PM Rating: Good
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Pages for all new spells have been added in the table at the bottom of the main BLU Spell page. Info will be added as it comes in.

Recently had the server eat itself so the address has shifted again: http://173.192.108.24/~tforum/blu/BLUMain.html

Good luck with spell hunting!
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#181 Mar 04 2011 at 3:10 PM Rating: Decent
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I'm not sure if this has been reported since the Aug 2010 update but the Tauri in the Aquaducts can be learned from. I got Frightful roar from them last night. To be exact is the three Tarus spawn location right before the ladder to Map 2 and the Minotaur. Sadly, I lack a screen shot due to my laptop's key layout.
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#182 Mar 05 2011 at 2:26 AM Rating: Good
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Cora wrote:
I'm not sure if this has been reported since the Aug 2010 update but the Tauri in the Aquaducts can be learned from. I got Frightful roar from them last night. To be exact is the three Tarus spawn location right before the ladder to Map 2 and the Minotaur. Sadly, I lack a screen shot due to my laptop's key layout.


Kind of goes without saying. The reason you couldn't learn it there before was that your Blue Magic caps too low at the level cap of the area, not because they were magical tauri that deny you your spells. Thus when the level cap was lifted, learning from them became possible.
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#183 Apr 15 2011 at 10:06 PM Rating: Default
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With the way people level now (1-30 then power to 90 through abyssea) the site seems a bit out of date. I was looking for a way for my friend to learn Maelstrom for grellow procs. He's a new level 90 BLU so I decided to try taking him to Abyssea - Vunkerl and fighting Jasconius near conflux 3. After a few dozen kills we even popped Iku-Turso a couple times. No luck getting Maelstrom or Regeneration here. The site lists Bibiki Bay as the best place to go, but that seems like a LOT of travel time for only 8 spawns that aren't even close together. Have you considered the Labyrinth of Onzozo? There are over a dozen Flying Mantra in there. Or if we go there, will we run in to the same problem we had in Abyssea?

Also, it seems many of these suggested areas are highly recommended because they are able to be solo'd at the level they are able to be learned. Well, with the way Abyssea gives you xp, I highly doubt you will find many BLU that are still farming spells that way. Would you have different suggestions for a level 90 BLU who only has a few basic spells learned? (IE - mobs that a level 90 won't pummel to death before they can even use a TP move).
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#184 May 08 2011 at 7:11 PM Rating: Decent
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This guide has been terribly helpful but it might be nice to upgrade the camps to include Abyssea camps.

For instance, its far easier to learn Mind Blast from Flayers in Abyssea Vunkerl than to wander all over Arrapago Reef.

I imagine Cannonball might be the same with the wamoura in Abyssea Attowha.

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#185 May 10 2011 at 1:41 AM Rating: Excellent
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Hello folks,

In answer to several of the above questions:

Yes, the guide was designed to offer the best mob for the spell starting around when you could learn the spell. Which now is a style of play that is out of synch with the 30-90 in one big bite that {A} offers. So there are a lot more 'good' camps for spells if one is coming at them from a higher level.

If I have the time and energy I'll start to add in some of these backwards looking camps, but everything on the site is done by me alone, and time is not as free for me as it was when I built that monster, so I can't promise that I'll be able to add anything fast.

Part of me thinks the Hunting grounds time has passed, and I should just take it down. The wiki probably does it all much better now.

As always, good luck with spell hunting!
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WAR 30//THF 15//RUN 15//
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#186 May 10 2011 at 3:04 AM Rating: Good
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While you may have a bit of outdated info here or there, that's hardly reason to take it down. The wiki really doesn't go into the kinda of detail your guide does, and I honestly feel like it's loss would be a pretty big blow to the blu community, particularly newer blus.

Though if I was going to make one systemic improvement, it would be changing the info on minimum level to learn spells directly into the minimum skill required to learn it, as more blue magic skill pieces than just the jubbah have come into play, not to mention of course the possibility of merits. Or perhaps, in lieu of removing the level information, simply adding the info on required skill. Those aforementioned blus who've burned their way up are probably at least a bit under-skilled. Not that I would know aaaaanything about that >_>; *Whistles innocently*
(Yeah it's not too hard to calculate the amount of skill you need from the level, but it would still be nice to have the info up)
#187 May 10 2011 at 3:02 PM Rating: Excellent
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Oh no plans to take it down, just some passing thoughts of feeling obsolete.

Putting the BLU magic skill cap for learn abilities over a flat job level + item is a good idea. Of course it means I'll need to edit 120 pages O.o thats a project for later :)

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NIN 49//RDM 42//MNK 42//
WAR 30//THF 15//RUN 15//
SMN 06//COR 05//DRK 02


Alch 62.0//BSmith 28.5//Bone 54.4//
Wood 100.0//Cook 36.9//Fishing 110.0//
GSmith 20.1//Leath 2.1//Cloth 22.3//
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#188 Sep 19 2011 at 10:02 PM Rating: Excellent
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The Blu pages are updated with the new spells. :)

Still looking for the new Puks that use White Wind.

Confirmed that Harden Shell can be learned from the small turtles in Ab-Tahrongi.

Good luck in spell hunting!

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#189 Sep 20 2011 at 7:33 PM Rating: Good
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Just wanted to say, I could not imagine BLU without BMHG. I love that site and it made leveling Blu and finding spells possible.
I dislike Wiki's BLU hunting. I love your site. Maps and everything are included! I never have wiki'd a single BLU spell, just BMHG and I showed my friend the same way :)
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#190 Sep 21 2011 at 4:02 PM Rating: Good
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Dinishte wrote:
Just wanted to say, I could not imagine BLU without BMHG. I love that site and it made leveling Blu and finding spells possible.
I dislike Wiki's BLU hunting. I love your site. Maps and everything are included! I never have wiki'd a single BLU spell, just BMHG and I showed my friend the same way :)


This times a million. Hunting grounds is the greatest resource for any new blu.
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#191 Dec 14 2011 at 1:17 AM Rating: Excellent
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The Hunting grounds have been updated with information on the 13 new spells including some gems for those hard to find spells :)

So we are all ready for the update.

Good luck to all blues with spell learning!

I'm still in game, though a bit more quite. :)
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#193kimjongil76, Posted: Dec 14 2011 at 4:30 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) for Bloodrake I recomend Oupire in Underland sea ruins. He is easy to get to. You could 2-4 man it. Only bad part is his two hour pop.
#194 Dec 15 2011 at 2:44 PM Rating: Excellent
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The pages have been updated with new camps and some better info on a few spells.

Still looking for any reports of Quadrastrike being used by regular demons in CoP or WotG (Non Dynamis) zones. If you see it drop a line.

Happy hunting!

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#195 Dec 17 2011 at 7:14 PM Rating: Good
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I hacked on a demon warrior in xarc S for over 20 min. he did lots of tp moves. not once did he do quadrastrike. I think Its NM"s or dynamis for the spell.
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#196 Dec 19 2011 at 12:55 AM Rating: Default
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hit a kindred in ule range. was rdm job i think. cast black magic and had sword so thats rdm. it did use quad, twice. i didnt learn it but it took and extremely long time to see it.
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#197 Dec 19 2011 at 2:26 PM Rating: Good
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I got it in dynaxarc. warrior, pld, sam, drk types seem best. especially sam, cuz they will use tp moves more.
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#198 Dec 19 2011 at 3:24 PM Rating: Good
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I just obtained it from Marquis Sabnock in Castle Zvahl Baileys. 1/2. He spams the move. I'm not sure if that increases the chance of learning it or not, to see it several times, but if you just melee him down you'll surely see it 5+ times at the very least.
#199 Dec 19 2011 at 3:49 PM Rating: Decent
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Myriads wrote:
The pages have been updated with new camps and some better info on a few spells.

Still looking for any reports of Quadrastrike being used by regular demons in CoP or WotG (Non Dynamis) zones. If you see it drop a line.

Happy hunting!




Thanks for the site, I love it. I would add the First Leuitenant assault Bellaphron's Bliss for Tourbillion. Just went with a group of 4 and 2 of them got it.
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#200 Dec 21 2011 at 4:34 PM Rating: Excellent
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Many of the Unbridled spell pages will see some serious additions in the weeks ahead as information shakes out about options for learning.

I appreciate all the feedback folks provide!
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BST 99//BLU 99//PUP 99//
DNC 99//WHM 99//BRD 99
SAM 75//BLM 73//SCH 50//
NIN 49//RDM 42//MNK 42//
WAR 30//THF 15//RUN 15//
SMN 06//COR 05//DRK 02


Alch 62.0//BSmith 28.5//Bone 54.4//
Wood 100.0//Cook 36.9//Fishing 110.0//
GSmith 20.1//Leath 2.1//Cloth 22.3//
Synergy 80.0

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#201 Dec 21 2011 at 10:52 PM Rating: Decent
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Quadrastrike learned in Dyna Tav from Kindred Thf, saw Kindred Thief, war and Sam all use it.

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