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Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker

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.


40px_Mainquest1_Icon.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)

side_repeatable.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)

side_repeatable.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.

side_repeatable.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)

side_complete.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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Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms
    Mac, PC, PS4, PS5
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  • Guide Release
    3 December 2021
  • Last Updated
    27 January 2022
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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 is currently a work-in-progress so please bear with us while we work hard to complete it.

This guide currently contains the following:

The final guide will also contain:

  • Extreme Trials
  • Gathering Guide
  • Crating Guide
  • Hunt Trains

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