Red Mage is a classic ranged caster class in Final Fantasy XIV that can be used in both black and white magic to inflict heavy damage to opponents. The only drawback of Red Mage is it unlocks after Level 50 in FFXIV. For the unversed, it is part of Stormblood’s expansion in FFXIV and can be unlocked by completing a quest titled ‘Taking the Red.”
Notably, the person who will give you this quest can be found in the Steps of Thal in Ul’Dah at x’14,y’11. If you don’t know how to get there and unlock Red Mage in Final Fantasy 14 then keep reading this guide.
How To Unlock Red Mage In FFXIV?
Here is a step-by-step guide explaining how to unlock Red Mage in Final Fantasy XIV. To know about all the tasks, quests, and her location in the Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood expansion, follow the below-mentioned steps:
Steps To Unlock Red Mage In Stormblood Expansion:
- All players must be on level 50 or above in either Disciple of War or Magic class to have access to the Stormblood expansion in Final Fantasy XIV.
- Find the “Taking the Red” quest from quest giver Distraught Lassat near the steps of Thal in Ui’Dah At x 14,y’11.
- Now you have to really speed up and teleport to the Black Brush Station to proceed with the quest and unlock Red Mage in FFXIV.
- Speak to “Well-dressed Lass” that is hovering around a Red Mage NPC.
- Also, talk to the Red-garbed traveler here and return to the main location where you got the quest from.
- Return to the Black Brush Station, and then ride over to the Coffer & Coffin.
- Make sure you speak to the X’rhun Tia twice in order to complete the quest successfully and unlock the Red Mage soul crystal.
- Once you successfully complete the quest, you will receive a mythrite rapier and a red attire coffer as a reward. Besides these rewards, you will also have Red Mage unlocked in FFXIV.
That’s all you need to know about how to unlock Red Mage in FFXIV. Want to level up as soon as you can in FFXIV? Then check out another article on how to level up faster in Final Fantasy XIV.