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Event Steel Castle Melfikya / Item World | End of maint, Thursday 5/16 - Start of maint Thursday 5/23

Discussion in 'News & Events' started by KeybladeMaster97, May 14, 2019.

  1. KeybladeMaster97

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    [Steel Castle Melfikya / Item World]
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    [NEW]
    * If a weapon undergoing enhancement is left in the weapon enhancement dungeon by the time the event has ended, the weapon will be returned with the previous abilities it has acquired. If the weapon is not returned upon the completion of the event, please try restarting the app.

    [Event Period]
    From end of maintenance, Thursday 5/16 - Start of Maintenance Thursday 5/23 PDT
    [Event Details]
    Featured Weapons/Abilities:
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    • Select the equipment you wish to enhance. Each equipment has 3 ability slots to enhance.
      • If you select equipment currently attached to a unit, it will be unequipped automatically from all parties.
      • Not all types of weapon will be available to enhance.
    • Select the dungeon, and venture into each floor upon choosing your companion and party.
      • Each entry will consume 1 orb. You can hold up to 10 orbs at a time, with 1 orb given per hour. Ranking up or using Lapis refresh for ::lapis::100 will refill them to full. You can use Equipment Enhancement Orb Restore to restore 1 orb each.
      • There are a total of 10 floors. Each floor will be increasing in difficulty, but also higher chance of rare or strong abilities.
      • When you first enter this event, your regular party sets will be copied as a new, completely separate sets of party. You can equip different equipment and unit to this party set without changing other parties.
    • Each time you clear a floor, you will obtain event points and an ability.
      • You may choose 1 from 3 different abilities chosen at random.
      • You may not choose an identical ability already enhanced to those 3 slots.
      • If those 3 slots are already filled, you may replace 1 of them, or skip.
    • Clearing all the floors available will render the dungeon completed.
      • You can also choose to leave on any floor and keep all of the abilities you've obtained.
      • In the case of game over, you can either retire with ::lapis::100 and keep all of the abilities you've obtained, or leave and lose them.
      • If the equipment selected had already been enhanced before, you will be given the option to choose between your newly obtained abilities, or with the set you had acquired previously.
    • Available abilities and the chances of acquiring rate abilities:
    More Information in the wiki: https://exvius.gamepedia.com/Steel_Castle_Melfikya
     
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    This time a lot of refills to get hightide+ on at least 2 weapons. And also upgrade lv3 on ultima weapon to lv4 ^^*
     
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    I foresee many dungeon runs/refills for Great Swords (Esther) and Katanas (Zeno)
     
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    Steelcastle Todo list:
    - Lion Heart
    - Muramasa
    - Excalibur (ffbe)
    - Asterisk
    63 refill pots. What do you guys think? Is setting priorities better than panicly (does that word even exist? i get strange headaches looking at it) riding through the castle with alls weapons? :-/
     
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    I think the word is "panickedly", which is also a headache in and of itself. ::doink::

    I do prioritize my weapons. Usually I try to run my first priority weapon until I get the rare ability. Sometimes I get bored of rolling that weapon, then I switch to my second priority weapon and get the rare on the first run with it. Then I curse my good fortune, and go back to the first priority weapon again. ::salt::::bard::
     
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    High tide+ is.....how much? Lol...why do they not include this kind of info...
     
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  8. Eynskaet

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    Unofficially. ::kefka::

    Sephi's enhancements have been announced, so moogling a Masamune (FFVII) for him and running that through. Other katans, might rerun Muramasa (FFBE), flip a Virtuous Contract back to ATK, and maybe do Genji Blade just for s&g since I recently finally pulled a dupe Gilgamesh for 7*.

    Greatsword-wise, Excalibur (FFBE) is just waiting for me to make (and maybe enhance, I don't recall) Ultima Sword (FFVII). Given that, no point to re-run Lightbringer (FFBE) or Revolving Saw. :-/ I guess it's still worth it to make/run Thunder God's Sword for DW purposes. Also, I suppose I should do Asterisk, though that may lessen my chances of ever getting the bunny girl, lol.

    Lust Dagger (FFIII) for High Tide and that's probably it for that weapon type unless they let me restack Bowie Knife. >:-0

    Not sure I'm going for anything at all from Throwing weapons. The new Egg(s), maybe.
     
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  9. Regalia

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    Same here. I pick two I focus on, and then keep 1-3 backups incase I get lucky.
    Masamune (Use on Akstar. If I can get +30% ATK on this one, I can hit the 2650 ATK mission with Esther)
    Lionheart (general use for Esther)
    Asterisk
    Lust Dagger
     
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    Same here. Just got my Esther unlock 2650atk using a katana, masamune 30%atk
     
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    I think for me I'll be doing
    Ultima Weapon
    Masamune FFVII
    Muramasa FFBE
    Revolving Saw
    I just hope I have better luck than last time. I think I got only one rare ability last time ::rudecat4::
     
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    Yeah, Esther's extra 100% DH and the 50% Passive on the sword make a huge difference and clear a lot of space for ATK% materia. Now I just need Suzume's Kimono, Bombadier's Bicorn, and either Katana Mastery +30% on the Masamune, or Disparate Swordsman and +10%.

    I'm hoping to pull a Gravey, it'll make the IW much simpler.
     
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    200% moogle for the sake of unlocking the quest sounds irrational but yea, it's an accomplishment.


    Moogle lionheart soon for IW
    Then asterisk
    Then Excalibur
     
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    This is probably the wrong place to ask this question, but I have yet to find a thread to. Why is esther bis lion heart? Lb guage fill is only for squall.... or is it? Assuming you were unlucky enough to pull 4 cloud wouldn't ultima weapon(FF7) be better?::comeatme::
    Edit: added a question mark where appropriate
     
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    IMO, Bahamut tear is her BIS (but it is time limited)
    then goes down to 4 x cloud for ultima weapon (unless you've played long enough + lucky enough)
    then goes down to single squall for his lion heart

    that's why people recommend/using lionheart : easy to access, practical and it is a lionheart!
     
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    I wouldn't necessarily consider being trolled by cloud 4× lucky.... ultima weapon is a concession for such bad luck::ink::
     
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    Hmm...
    Lionheart, Muramasa, Lust Dagger would be my main aim.

    And 30% SPR for Holy Wand and Unholy Grimoire each for SPR 2.0 mission.
    ::bard::
     
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    Is there a cap on lb boost%? Would be fun running a Bowie and lust dagger 350% boost sounds interesting
     
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    I can't get it even with that. ::cry::
     
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    Should be something like this,

    Ayaka 7★
    Right hand: Holy Wand ATK+16, SPR+120, SPR+30% (IW :SPR +10%, SPR +15%, SPR +5%)
    Left hand: Unholy Grimoire MP+10%, SPR+98, SPR+30% (IW :SPR +15%, SPR +10%, SPR +5%)
    Head: Frozen Crown HP+500, DEF+16, SPR+50
    Body: Robe of Forgiveness HP+10%, DEF+30, SPR+55
    Accessory 1: Genji Glove ATK+10%, MAG+10%
    Accessory 2: Kihana's Necklace SPR+45
    Materia 1: Staff Mastery SPR+50%
    Materia 2: Adventurer V ATK+40%, DEF+40%, MAG+40%, SPR+40%
    Materia 3: Barrier Mage's Oath SPR+50%
    Materia 4: Hero's Vow - Light SPR+60%
    Esper: Carbuncle HP+72, MP+103, ATK+35, DEF+85, MAG+72, SPR+116, SPR+10%
    Total: HP:9088, MP:735, ATK:325, DEF:465, MAG:389, SPR:1859

    No STMR. Though, getting Gilgamesh and Citra is hard since they are 5* base. The rest gears should be easy to get. And Ayaka needs full SPR build 3* Carbuncle.
     
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