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Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker

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Scholarly Perspective (Level 80)

Shane Williams

This page is a walkthrough of the Old Sharlayan Sidequest, Scholarly Perspective. It’ll navigate you through the necessary steps to accepting and completing the quest.

Speak with Bhaldswys to start this side quest.


40pxMainquest1Icon.pngOld Sharlayan, New to You


You seem to have caught Bhaldswys’s interest.

sidequest.pngQuest NPC

Bhaldswys can be found in Old Sharlayan (X: 11.9, Y: 10.8)

siderepeatable.pngSpeak with the statue gazer

The Statue Gazer is located at (X: 13.2, Y: 16.7)

(1 of 2) Meet with the Stargazer

Meet with the Stargazer (left), and examine parts of the Statue. (right)

siderepeatable.pngExamine the Statue

You’ll now need to examine three parts of the statue: The Scholar’s Head, The Scholar’s Feet and The Scholar’s Ewer. Hover other parts of the statue and press R2 to acquire some information about it.

siderepeatable.pngSpeak with the statue gazer again

After you’ve finished learning about the statue, meet with the Statue Gazer again at (X: 10.2, Y: 16.2)

sidecomplete.pngSpeak with Bhaldswys

Finally return to Bhaldswys at (X: 11.9, Y: 10.8) to bring this quest to a close.

Completion Rewards

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  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms,
    Mac, PC, PS4, PS5
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  • Guide Release
    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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