Xenoblade Chronicles X Squad Tasks Guide


See this page for an almost complete list.. a lot of the info was copied from here.

Thanks Gabbelgak :)

Squad Task Number 1
Hunt Forfex
Primordia FN Site 107 (West of NLA) - Crabs all around the beach below level 10

Hunt Theroids
This is basically any beast type any in the game. Head out just to the East of NLA and there are some grex you can kill at FN Site 116

Collect Amana Durian
Noctilum "North Forest Area" this is the entire area from FN Site 221 (lower section of map) up to FN Site 225 (across the landbridge to the north of 221)

Hunt Papil
Primordia FN Site 103 (West near Noctilum) Head east a bit from the teleport, they are the wasp like enemies hovering above the lake. Level 10ish.

Hunt Puge
Oblivia FN Site 306 (Center west near canyon) Head across the land bridge to the west over the canyon. They are all in the base area.

Squad Task Number 2
Hunt Scirpo
These are the spider enemies with sacks under them, they are in lots of places. If your very low level Primordia Roof Rock (NE of NLA) has some below level 10 but few of them. If your higher level use FN 120 (East Primordia) fly over the mountain directly north of you and land just on the other side. There is a ton of level 30 ones.

Hunt Vesper
Primordia Grieving Plains (West of NLA), head south when you teleport in and you'll see 2 groups of them near the rocks kind of close to the water that will be on your right.

Hunt Xiphias
Primordia Northpointe Cove (North of NLA) There are a bunch of level 25 ones that are floating above the water here.

Hunt Grex
Primordia Just east of NLA, if you teleport to FN Site 116 there are some within view and more to the south.

Hunt Pugilith
Oblivia 305 (North) level 25-30 ones here walking along to the east or alternatively Mesa Fortress teleport (Middle/West on map near canyon) will have quite a few all around you.

Squad Task Number 3
Collect Fauna
This is a broad category of collectible that can be found literally everywhere in the game.

Hunt Mortifole
Primordia, FN Site 119 (South East), jump of the ledge directly in front of you as you teleport in. The enemies are disguised as the flowers you see along the road below. Bump into them to fight them, they will not have red dots on the minimap.

Hunt Insectoids
These are literally everywhere in the game. Aaroy Plain in Oblivia for some level 20 mosquito's.

Hunt Galdr
Noctilum, FN Site 210 (North part of middle section), head west a little across the bridge. There are some level 35 ones flying slightly above the ground.

Hunt Diogenes, the Covetous [Tyrant]
Oblivia, FN Site 318 (East), Head southwest from the teleport down the path that leads out into the main desert. He is a level 28 Gorilla style enemy.

Squad Task Number 4
Hunt Xiphias
Primordia Northpointe Cove (North of NLA) There are a bunch of level 25 ones that are floating above the water here.

Hunt Germivore
Noctilum - Seabound Coil Tree (Bottom of middle section) These enemies are disguised as plants and will not have red dots on the map. Walk out from where you teleport in to the west and follow the coast a bit to the north. They huddle in groups of 2 and 3 - look for plants hard to see if your in a skell. These are below level 10.

Hunt Mechanoids
Everywhere in the game, anything mechanical. Oblivia 306 West across the chasm has some level 20 puges

Hunt Shrad
Cauldros FN Site 515 (Far East) You want to go up the mountain near the teleport to the southwest 1 hex, there are tons of level 40 ones

Hunt Petramand
Sylvalum FN Site 415 / Cauldros Threshold, low 40's hanging out on the northern wall.

Squad Task Number 5
Hunt Potamus
Primordia FN Site 102, this is where you begin the game. They are sitting in the fields near the water a little east of where you teleport in.

Hunt Ovis
Oblivia Ruins on the the Butte teleport, there is a bunch of these on the top platform here in the tiny fort. Levels 12-16.

Hunt Thallus
Noctilum FN Site 225 (bottom of middle continent), Head south just as you teleport in and they are along the path level 27ish.

Hunt Marnuck
Oblivia FN Site 311 (northeast) there are 2 little forts near where you teleport in that have level 25 Marnuck.

Hunt Aprica
Oblivia FN Site 302 (west side of map), There are 2 of these relatively close to where you teleport in, a bit north and east. They are the giant deer things, have a lot of HP for what level they are.

Squad Task Number 6
Hunt Piscinoids
Noctilum FN Site 221 (Southern part of continent), head south a bit til you come to a cave and go inside, it's full of level 12 ones floating around. Alternatively to get there use Old Dragontail Tree teleport head east to the human camp and north into the cave.

Hunt Terebra
Primordia South West of Grieving Planes teleport (NW of NLA). Bunch of level 1-3 ones on the lake edge south side (they jump out as you approach)

Hunt Insidia
Noctilum FN Site 214 (upper portion mid section of map) - After you teleport jump down off the first ledge right next to you and look at the path next to you. It is full of level 29ish enemies.

Hunt Yama, the Obliviator [Tyrant]
Noctilum Tripod Rock Teleport (southern portion of map) and he's just north of you. Level 33 Huge walking tree thing. He has a TON of health for this level. May have difficulty without 1 level 50 skell.

Collect Mizaria Celery
Sylvalum Lake Area Earling Morning / Rain - The lake area is the large blue section when your looking at the map in the middleish. South Ciel Sandsea, FN Site 408 and 411 are all within it's boundaries.

Squad Task Number 7
Hunt Unafulge
Noctilum, Old Dragontail Tree (South), from the teleport in jump down off the tree and head east. Take a left at the human camp into the cave. There are a ton of level 12 ones in the cave.

Hunt Ferdinand, the Fortuitous [Tyrant]
Oblivia, FN Site 316 (Northeast), Head southeast a bit across the lake and you'll see a path with monster bones. Go through the monster bones and you'll see a level 40 giant tree enemy sitting there, the Tyrant is a small level 28 monster sitting next to it.

Hunt Turba
Noctilum, Old Dragontail Tree (South), from the teleport in jump down off the tree and head east, at the human camp go straight past it (east still) and there is group of level 20 ones flying around.

-Hunt Simius
Noctilum, Potters Rock (South, first spot you enter Noctilum) head just north of you and you will see a level 14 one at a cave entrance. If you go inside the cave there a bunch more but higher levels.

Hunt Vivohast
Sylvalum FN Site 408 (Center), Just north a bit and east along the wall. You will run into a group of level 56 ones. (Slow down if in Skell to allow them to visably load in)

Squad Task Number 8
Hunt Forfex
Primordia FN Site 107 (West of NLA) - Crabs all around the beach below level 10

Hunt Adsecula
Oblivia 306N (at night)  - Low 20's flying around, mosquito like enemy

Hunt Prone (Cavern Clan)
Primordia Seaswept Ridge (east of NLA) Head northeast just a little, this is the camp you go to very early in the story.

Hunt Oc-serv
Sylvalum FN Site 403 (SW of map)- 2 Tellurium Oc-serv level 30 as you head north or SW a bit from FN Site 405

Hunt Enhanced Search Zig [Tyrant]
Oblivia, Level 48, Time Any, Wildcat Fortress teleport which is 1 hex southwest of FN Site 504 near the entrance to Cauldros from Sylvalum. It is guarding one of the towers, if you use the Wildcat Fortress teleport you have to move up a little closer before it will come into view.

Squad Task Number 9
Hunt Saltat
Oblivia, these are the birds with horn heads, FN Site 316 (Northeast of map) has some mid 20's all around the port in.

Collect Bullet Fly
Cauldros Old Battleground Area, this is the entire western side of the contindent, west of the lava where you first would enter Cauldros on foot. FN Site 502

Hunt Purgovent
Oblivia 308 (North), Big fish, couple level 38 ones here floating above the ocean

Hunt Quo
Noctilum FN Site 210 (North as you can go without flying) There is a camp just northwest of where you teleport in that has level 23 ones.

Hunt Ictus
Oblivia FN Site 309 (Middilish of map) There are 2 level 40 ones that roam close to the port

Squad Task Number 10
Hunt Humanoids
Literally everywhere. Primordia Seaswept Ridge (east of NLA) is the camp full of them you go to early in the story

Hunt Caecus
Noctilum Seabound Coil Tree (NW of FN Site 220) - Only a few at this location but they are below level 30. -- Alternatively, Sylvalum FN Site 420, Jump down and south a bit. There is a group of level 40 ones in this area.

Hunt Auravis
Primordia Arendt Bridge (way up north) All along the bridge level 20ish bird enemies.

Hunt Petramond
Sylvalum FN Site 415 / Cauldros Threshold, low 40's hanging out on the northern wall.

Hunt Vendura's Galdr [Tyrant]
Oblivia, Level 50, Time 19:00-05:00, If you use Scabland Fortress teleport (1 NW of FN 307, southern section of continent) it is sitting directly below you inside the enemy fort.

Squad Task Number 11
Hunt Evello
Primordia FN Site 114 (Just NE of NLA) go a little bit north west from where you teleport in they run around the field, level 15 chicken.

Hunt Caro
Noctilum FN Site 214 (North middle) you come here during the story, turn and head east and they are all along the path low 20's. **There was a report these particular Caro's did not register for the quest, an alternative location is Sylvalum FN Site 418 (Northeast), turn around and on the mountain they are all over the place.

Hunt Cinicula
Primordia FN Site 114, same spot as the Evello for this task. These are giant insects and are tough for their level (22).

Hunt Kringe, the Hunting Arrow [Tyrant]
Cauldros, Titan's Table (Southwest) - If your coming from the Titan's table teleport head west past the level 55 giant Cantor enemy on the bridge. Wait just a second past him it took him a second to have him load visably. He is a level 40 Caro.

Hunt Milsaadi
Cauldros, FN Site 512 (South east) as soon as you spawn in there are level 50+ ones all in the camp

Squad Task Number 12
Hunt Duoguill
Primordia Silent Mire (Northeast of NLA) level 20 ones floating above lake.

Hunt Qmoeva
Cauldros Sunset Falls (South/Middleish of continent), Fly straight up and they are all over the place guarding the skies. Level 40ish.

Hunt Murra
Sylvalum - FN Site 406 (middle west of continent), head a bit east from where you teleport in. They are the very small bat like creatures, there are a couple of groups of them, level 35ish.

Hunt Blaudolch, the Chalcedony [Tyrant]
Sylvalum Level 20, Any Hour, Horse looking enemy, teleport to FN Site 403 (Farthest southwest area of map) head south just a little bit and he is sitting there. ** Reports that this guy is a rare spawn. If he isn't there then 2 white progens are there, fast travel to 403 and look again.

Hunt Leviath
Primordia FN Site 120, east of NLA These are the giant fish like things that fly around. Level 40+

Squad Task Number 13
Hunt Mephite
Oblivia FN Site 306 (Center near canyon) only a few here but right next to the teleport.

Hunt Mechanoids
This is all mechanics in the game so tons of places, Oblivia FN Site 305 (North) has some sub level 20 puges right next to the teleport.

Hunt Lophid
Cauldros FN Site 506 (Center, lava) Giant fish things, there are some floating over the lava here just north of teleport, will want a flying Skell for this spot.

Collect Thunderbolt Emblem
Sylvalum Found in the Delusion Mountain Area (Note NOT the summit!) This is all around the base of the mountain in the middle eastern portion of the map. FN Site 418 is a teleport within the area.

Hunt Balaena
Primordia FN Site 121 (Far east) Again this is giant fish things. They are floating a bit off the continent on both the north and south sides. Level 48+ They have a boatload of health probably want a level 50 skell for these.

Squad Task Number 14
Hunt Insectoids
Literally everywhere, Aaroy Plain in Oblivia for some level 20 mosquito's.

Hunt Marnuck
Oblivia Milligan Supply Base (Middle/North on map), level 30-40 area.

Hunt Ro-Darm, the Demon Claw [Tyrant]
Oblivia Level 38 Oc-serv Tyrant 1 Hex south of FN Site 308 (Mid North of map) - He is laying down on the beach will not have a red dot, walk up to it and it will agro. It's near the level 40 Putrid Falsaxum (big walking bug)

Collect Beaporge
Sylvalum Great Sand Hill Area, teleport FN Site 407 (north on map) Fairly high rarity decent amount of spots to pick up near teleport without fighting.

Hunt Dilus
Noctilum FN Site 217 (South on map) for a pack of level 37 ones all in the water right where you port in.

Squad Task Number 15
Hunt Hephaestus, the Absconder [Tyrant]
Primordia 19:00 - 05:00, Level 25 Duoguill (Floating Fish)

Roof Rock Fast Travel Point (Northeast of NLA) Look north for the huge rock dome with a pond. it's under that

Hunt Dobromila, the Alluring [Tyrant]
Sylvalum Any Hour, Level 63, South of 413 in the lake. There's a few groups of flowers.. it's the biggest flower past the first group.

Hunt Sarchosuchus, the Iron Eater [Tyrant]
Noctilum Any Hour, Level 39 Alligator, use FN Site 217 Fast Travel (Southern Part of map) and head just slightly northeast. He is totally hidden and you have to walk over him to make him appear. He's just a little past the big rock you'll see as you swim to the northeast.

Hunt Vilem, the Gold-Scaled [Tyrant]
Oblivia Any Hour, Level 45, Use FN Site 321 (North East Oblivia) and walk a bit north west to the lake. This little guy floats above the lake right near the shore.

Hunt Truppe, the Ceaseless Dark [Tyrant]
Cauldros, 19:00 - 05:00, Level 53 Crab type, use FN Site 516 (Farthest northeast island), Fly up a bit and to the south and you'll see a kind of walkway built into the ledge of the mountain. There is a cave entrance here to the Old Ceremonial Hollow. Once inside head south and he is down that tunnel. There are other level 50+ enemies in the cave as well and he is surrounded by a bunch of tiny crabs.

Squad Task Number 16

dieter, the epicure
Primordia 110SE lvl39


sacrifole
Sylvalum 405 / lvl21~30 abyssal sacrifole

jacul
Sylvalum 401 / lvl31~40 jade jacul

arenatect
Sylvalum 405E, 411SW / lvl21-30 insectoid

zig
Sylvalum 416 / lvl31~40 assault barrager zig (mechanoid)

Squad Task Number 17 [via megadude000]
Monoceros
Entrance of Cauldros. level 30-34 (Scholes Battlegrounds)

Collect: Brambloo Shoots
same area as the monceros (Scholes Battlegrounds/Drongo Caravan) or Slavebird Island

Progen
level 30-35 in Oblivia near King's Fall (down and to the left of FN 311)

Visigel
level 50 versions in the east side of Lake Ciel in Sylvalum

Jia Mian, the Beloved [Tyrant]
Cauldros jacul lv. 50 NE of Mount M'gando

Squad Task Number 18
Not found as of making the sticky, try searching below someone may have added info in a later post.

Squad Task Number 19
Hunt Aprica
Noctilum FN Site 221, 2 Spawn here (Daytime Only)

Hunt Sylooth
Oblivia 1 Tile South of FN Site 316, 2 Spawn in the canyon path here.

Hunt Tectinsula
Oblivia Twin Arches (2 Tiles East of FN site 302), 2 Spawn here (need to be walked on to get them to pop out of the ground).

Hunt Xe-Dom
Sylvalum Wanders around the north parts of the map, (Caution, these guys hit like trucks. Take care when fighting them)

Hunt Coronid
Sylvalum Lake Ciel (all around it), (Also be mindful, these guys hit hard too).

Squad Task Number 20
Hunt Aeviter
Noctilum 1 space SE of FN Site 206, Enemies are burrowed up on a ledge until you walk over them. (Caution, they are level 60-70, and there is a level 89 tyrant buried in amongst them as well).

Hunt Vigent
Oblivia, 1 Space SE of FN Site 313, Only found during the day (5:00 - 19:00). Only one found here, hits hard, might be better spots elsewhere.

Hunt Virago
Sylvalum FN Site 418, Go slightly south up the hill, plenty of them to be found.

Hunt Tersqual
Sylvalum FN Site 411, Several Spawn here (crocodile things).

Gather Mayuena Cactus
Oblivia Northern Coast (Between FN Site 305 and FN Site 308), Blue diamond collectibles, (seem uncommon, but not rare).

 

 

For enemy locations and pretty much all other stuff:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1g0YR4M8RAHiRhCbAvV4tjXXHLEhRMrARzZMYAUGmyZ4/edit#gid=1630354945

Xenoblade Chronicles X Ether Blossom Dance Guide

!! Work in progress !!


This is an end game/post game build guide. I made this because I hate watching videos but also because a lot of people want to know and there weren't a lot of friendly resources :)

Arts


Offensive Stance, Zero Zero, Primer, Ghostwalker, Tornado Blade, True Stream Edge, Rising Blade, Blossom Dance

*Zero Zero is learned after completing Celica's affinity quest.
To get Celica (and access to Celica's affinity quest) you must complete these missions:
- New in New LA (Celica joins)
A Girl's Wings

*Blossom Dance is learned after Nagi's affinity quest: Reporting for Duty.

Class Skills


Fast Forward (Galactic Knight Rank 5)
Supreme Sword (Blast Fencer Rank 10)
Aura Assault (Blast Fencer Rank 7)
Ether Boost (Blast Fencer Rank 2)
Core Crusher (Psycorruptor Rank 10)

Weapons


Ultra Nebulan Dryads III (Dual Guns)
Note: or anything Ultra dropped from lv.60+ enemies with Potential Up/Potential Boost

Bewitched Glaive: Receding Rust (Longswords)
Note: Dropped from Noctilum tyrant Lugalbanda, the Wanderer-King (lv.88 chimera) near 209.. You'll want to watch the guide video to see the location. Make sure it has attribute Ether! To kill it.. scout some badasses. Look for lv. 60 drifters with dual guns/longswords at the squad console ;)

Armor


Anything Ultra Infinite with HP, TP, potential up. Dropped from lv.60+ enemies.

Augments


Arts: Gain TP XX (3)
Melee Attack Up XX (3)
Potential Up XX (4)

Note: If you go to engineer an augment and you notice it shows ???, that's because you haven't found the first material needed to craft it. Get 1 of the material and it will show up!

If you want to see where things are and more explanations watch the video by Chaosloki