Cipher: Monberaux

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Cipher- Monberaux icon.png Cipher of Monberaux's alter ego
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Description: A scroll inscribed with strange symbols that seal away the puissance of an Elvaan named Monberaux. Chanting the enigmatic script summons his alter ego to the bearer's side.
Image: Cipher- Monberaux description.png
Type: Item
Flags: Not vendorable, Not sendable, Exclusive, Rare
Stack size: 1
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Monberaux Trust.jpg

Paladin / Rune Fencer "Chemist"


Cover, Mix (See Below)

Weapon Skills

Special Features
  • Possesses MP-90%.
    • His ilvl stat gains are the same as a tank's. Fashioned after the Final Fantasy V job, Chemists have high stamina and a magic penalty.
    • Has typical PLD/RUN traits such as Resist Sleep and Tenacity.
    • Internal PLD job impacts behavior of trust supports like Koru-Moru or off-tanks like Ark HM and behavior of certain enemies like Bozetto Necronura.
  • If you drew enmity and are being targeted, Monberaux will use Cover if you stand behind him.
  • Does not engage.
  • Functionally immune to Paralyze.
    • Can be affected by the Paralysis status, but it cannot proc in any meaningful way as all weaponskills (which Monberaux's item uses count as) cannot be paralyzed.
  • Muddle, the status preventing usage of items, will prevent him from using Chemist abilities.
    • Chemist abilities can still be used while under the effect of Amnesia.
  • Status removal abilities (listed below) become AoE after donating Gil to Monberaux. Donation amount is 10% of the Gil you currently have on hand, with a 10,000g lower limit and 100,000g upper limit. Donating more does not change the effect. Upgrade lasts until the next Conquest Tally.
    • Temporary moving your Gil in your Mog Garden Gil repository chest or alt and keep 100,000 Gil on you allow you to have the AoE effect for 10,000 Gil and can take your Gil back after the trade.
  • Uses one ability every 3-4 seconds as needed.
  • Uses the following abilities:
    • Potion: Restores 50 HP.
    • X-Potion: Restores 150 HP.
    • Hyper Potion: Restores 250 HP.
    • Max. Potion: Restores 500 HP.
    • Mix: Max. Potion: Restores 700 HP.
    • Mix: Final Elixir: Restores HP/MP fully in an area up to two times. Requires Elixir and Hi-Elixir donation to Monberaux in Upper Jeuno. Used when a party member is asleep.
    • Mix: Panacea-1: Removes erasable ailments.
    • Mix: Gold Needle: Removes Petrification.
    • Mix: Vaccine: Removes Plague.
    • Mix: Para-b-gone: Removes Paralyze.
    • Mix: Antidote: Removes Poison.
    • Mix: Eye Drops: Removes Blind.
    • Vaccine: Removes Plague.
    • Echo Drops: Removes Silence.
    • Holy Water: Removes Curse, Zombie, and Doom.
    • Mix: Guard Drink: Grants Protect (220 defense, 5 minutes, AoE) and Shell (-29% MDT, 5 Minutes, AoE). Sheltered Ring and Brachyura Earring do not apply.
    • Mix: Insomniant: Grants Monberaux Negate Sleep.
  • Mix II: These potions share a 60 second cooldown. Used with high priority.
    • Mix: Life Water: Grants Regen (20/tick, 1 minute, AoE).
    • Mix: Elemental Power: Grants Magic Attack Boost (+20, 1 minute, AoE).
    • Mix: Dragon Shield: Grants Magic Defense Boost (+10, 1 minute, AoE).
    • Mix: Samson's Strength: Grants STR/DEX/VIT/AGI/INT/MND/CHR Boost (+10, 1 minute, AoE).
    • Mix: Dark Potion: Deals Element: Dark magical damage (666 fixed damage, ignores resistance and magic defense).
  • Mix III: Potions with a separate 90 second cooldown.
    • Mix: Dry Ether Concoction: Restores 160 MP.

Purchased From...
NPC Name Zone Notes
A.M.A.N. Validator Bastok Markets - (E-11) Can be obtained after earning 480 Deeds of Heroism.
A.M.A.N. Validator Southern San d'Oria - (G-10) Can be obtained after earning 480 Deeds of Heroism.
A.M.A.N. Validator Windurst Woods - (J-10) Can be obtained after earning 480 Deeds of Heroism.