Honor Under Fire

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Honor Under Fire
Required Fame Unknown
Level Restriction: None
Starting NPC Gentle Tiger, Bastok Markets (S) (H-6)
Pack Wings of the Goddess
Title Detector of Deception
Repeatable No
Description A disconsolate Five Moons has departed for the Vunkerl Inlet, driven by the desire to attain closure over the death of his former hero and role model, Darksteel Hurricane. Follow your Mythril Musketeer comrade and offer him support in this time of need.
Previous Quest Next Quest
Quelling the Storm Beneath the Mask
Elixir Tank


  • Speak to Gentle Tiger in Bastok Markets (S) (H-6).
  • Examine the ??? at Vunkerl Inlet (S) (F-6) for a cutscene.
    • Located just east of the bridge
    • Survival Guide in Vunkerl Inlet (S), or Atmacite Refiner are quickest ways.
  • Examine the Beastman Ensign at Vunkerl Inlet (S) (J-7) for a cutscene.
  • Return to Gentle Tiger to receive a Key ItemFlare grenade.
  • Return to the Beastman Ensign at Vunkerl Inlet (S) (J-7) for another cutscene.
  • Examine the Beastman Ensign again to start a BC fight against an Arch Ahriman.
    • During the battle, the NM will vanish and a replica of Volker, Five Moons, or Nicolaus will appear in its stead. When the replica is defeated, the Ahriman will reappear.
    • In one battle the pattern was Arch Ahriman > Volker > Arch Ahriman > Five Moons > Arch Ahriman > Nicolaus > Arch Ahriman.
    • The replicas use weapon skills based on their equipped weapons. The Ahriman and Nicolaus replica will cast spells, including high-level AoE spells such as Sleepga II, Blindga, and Poisonga II.
    • As of Jan 4, 2021, this battle can end after killing a single Arch Ahriman without fighting any replicas.
  • Speak to Gentle Tiger for a cutscene and your reward.