Job: Warrior
Family Gigas
Weak to: Qmark
Notorious Monster



Zone Level Drops Steal Spawns Notes
Abyssea - La Theine Qmark Qmark 1
??? HP
??? MP
A = Aggressive; NA = Non-Aggresive; L = Links; S = Detects by Sight; H = Detects by Sound;
HP = Detects Low HP; M = Detects Magic; Sc = Follows by Scent; T(S) = True-sight; T(H) = True-hearing
JA = Detects job abilities; WS = Detects weaponskills; Z(D) = Asleep in Daytime; Z(N) = Asleep at Nighttime; A(R) = Aggressive to Reive participants


Spawn Conditions Companions/Summons
  • Spawned by trading a Trophy Shield to the ??? at C-4 at the north end of the valley populated by Bathyal Gigas, around the corner and out of sight of the mobs.
  • ??? respawn is 1 minute.


Special Abilities Passive Traits
Physical Qualities Magical Qualities
  • Increased Double Attack rate and "Enspell" effect following use of Impact Roar. Effects are removed following Grand Slam.
  • Resistant to Lightning Trans Lightning magic.
  • Resistant to Darkness magic. (Repeatedly resisted darkness skillchains).
Further Notes
  • Always uses a pattern of moves beginning with Impact Roar, eventually followed by successive uses of Grand Slam.
  • Following Impact Roar, Adamastor gains an undispellable Enspell effect as well as a sharp increase to Double Attack rate. These effects persist until Adamastor uses a series of Grand Slams, after which his attacks return to normal and the cycle repeats.

(see testimonials)

Historical background

Adamastor is the name of a giant in the Portuguese epic Os Lusíadas, meant to represent the hardships inflicted by nature and geography that sea ship crews face during difficult trips.