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The Hero in Labyrinthos (Level 80)

Shane Williams

The Hero in Labyrinthos - How to start and complete the Side-Quest in Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker (FF XIV). Details on where to find Soma Cores.

Speak with Verpaulaine to begin this quest.


sidequest.png Fiery Thirst

Starting NPC

sidequest.png Verpaulaine

Verpaulaine can be found at (X: 30.6, Y: 22.7) in Labyrinthos.

20pxMap33Icon.pngNearest Aetheryte: The Archeion


Verpaulaine is ready to prove he is in the right.


siderepeatable.png Slay Center Somas and obtain their cores 0/2

After the conversation with Verpaulaine has come to a close, you’ll need to acquire some Soma Cores which are acquired by slaying Center Soma’s which can be found at (X: 19.9, Y: 36.3).

(1 of 2) Head to (X: 19.9, Y: 36.3) and defeat to Center Soma's for their Cores

Head to (X: 19.9, Y: 36.3) and defeat to Center Soma's for their Cores (left), then go to (X: 27.2, Y: 18.5) and give the cores to Mussalfret (right)

siderepeatable.png Deliver the soma cores to Mussalfret

Once you’ve got the cores in your possession, deliver it to Mussalfret who can be found at (X: 27.2, Y: 18.5).

sidecomplete.png Speak with Verpaulaine

Finally, return to Verpaulaine at (X: 20.8, Y: 20.8) to bring this quest to a close.

Completion Rewards

EXP Gil Options
065001hr1.png 168,300 - 190,575 065002hr1.png 935 CoconutCodChowderIconFFXIV.png2 GiantPopotoPancakesIconFFXIV.png2 SaltedThavnairianCodIconFFXIV.png2 AllaganSilverPieceIconFFXIV.png


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  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms,
    Mac, PC, PS4, PS5
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    3 December 2021
  • Last Updated
    12 January 2023
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Welcome to our Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker guide! Endwalker is the fourth expansion for Final Fantasy XIV after the last expansion Shadowbringers. This guide currently contains the following:

NEW - Updated for patch Patch 6.2

Patch 6.0

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