Snowcloak

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Snowcloak

Snowcloak Image.png
Level
50 (Sync: 50)
iLevel
80
Difficulty
Normal
Party size
Light Party
4man 1 Tank role.png 1 Healer role.png 2 DPS role.png
Time limit
90min
Roulette
Level 50/60/70/80 Dungeons
Tomestones
Allagan Tomestone of Poetics 70 
Req. quest
Main Scenario quest The Path of the Righteous
Entrance
Coerthas Central Highlands (X:3, Y:21)
Patch
2.4

The landscape of Eorzea has undergone a great many changes in the wake of the Calamity, giving way to anomalies heretofore unseen. The great ice wall, Snowcloak, is one such construct molded in the aftermath of Bahamut’s rampage. Once thought to be impassable, recent reports tell of a network of tunnels piercing through the heart of this crystalline impasse. Duty demands these passageways be investigated, but woe unto he who finds their creator.

— In-game description

Snowcloak is a level 50 dungeon introduced in patch 2.4.

Unlock

Level 50+ players need to talk to Drillemont in Coerthas Central Highlands (x12,y8) to start the main scenario quest Main Scenario QuestThe Path of the Righteous to unlock the dungeon.
The quest is available after the completion of the main scenario quest Main Scenario QuestFirst Blood.

Objectives

  1. Tiny Key: 0/1
  2. Clear Silence: 0/1
  3. Clear Conviction: 0/1
  4. Finger off the Apostate: 0/1
  5. Defeat Fenrir: 0/1

Bosses

Snowcloak Video Guide

Aggressive difficulty r6.png Wandil

Wandil has several AOE abilities (one of which is unavoidable) which add a stacking debuff to all players affected. Once this debuff reaches 4 stacks, the player is frozen (effectively stunned) for a short duration. Periodically he will summon Ice Bombs which will self-destruct after some time or when they get low health. These should be killed to avoid additional damage and more stacks of the debuff. Healers should keep an eye on their stack count and try to top up the party's health before they're stunned.

At a certain point during the fight, he'll also create a persistent ring of ice around the edges of the most arena which must be avoided, limiting the players room to maneuver and avoid AoE.

Aggressive difficulty r6.png Yeti

Yeti has a frontal cone AoE that turns its spriggan adds into snowballs if they are hit by it. The tank should try to make the Yeti face as many spriggans as possible. These adds can be safely ignored otherwise, and nobody should attack the snowballs unless needed.

When Yeti performs a room-wide AoE, hit it with the snowballs (line up behind it and attack it) to stop the casting. The larger Frostbound adds will not turn into snowballs and will break snowballs if given the chance, and should be killed quickly.

Snowballs come in different sizes: small, medium and large. Snowballs that are hit by further frost cone attacks or merged together will increase in size. Larger snowballs deal more damage to the Yeti.

  • Small snowball deals around 2000 damage, medium deals around 10,000 damage and large deals around 30,000 damage to Yeti.
  • Snowballs can be destroyed by Yeti's cleave attack.

Aggressive difficulty r6.png Fenrir

Fenrir will cause three icicles to drop randomly on the field, two of which will then fly away in a line-shaped-AOE attack. The third will explode moments later. Fenrir will rotate between a "Thousand Year Storm" party wide attack and a slow cast called "Lunar Cry" after icicle drops. On the Lunar Cry cast, you have to run behind the remaining icicle that didn't fly away to avoid the attack and then move away to avoid the icicle's explosion. There is a way to quickly identify which icicle will persist - two of the icicles target party members, but one will be randomly placed. The one that drops randomly will be the one that remains for the party to hide behind. After the Lunar Cry, Fenrir will jump onto the tank with a moderate damage attack.

Bestiary

Name Drops
Chary Harrier
Dove Aevis
Ibex
Ice Bomb
Ice Sprite
Fenrir
Frostbound
Glacier Sprite
Hrimthurs
Hybrid Gator
Name Drops
Northern Bateleur
Snowball
Snowcloak Goobbue
Snowcloak Wolf
Snowclops
Spriggan Icecutter
Spriggan Tumbler
Wandil
White Bear
Yeti

Loot

Silver Coffer (small).png Wandil

Name Type Rarity Quantity
Antique sollerets icon1.png  Antique Sollerets Other BDungeon 1
Heros ring of aiming icon1.png  Hero's Ring of Aiming Ring CTomestone 1
Heros ring of casting icon1.png  Hero's Ring of Casting Ring CTomestone 1
Heros ring of fending icon1.png  Hero's Ring of Fending Ring CTomestone 1
Heros ring of healing icon1.png  Hero's Ring of Healing Ring CTomestone 1
Heros ring of slaying icon1.png  Hero's Ring of Slaying Ring CTomestone 1

Silver Coffer (small).png Yeti

Name Type Rarity Quantity
Heros bracelet of fending icon1.png  Hero's Bracelet of Fending Bracelets CTomestone 1
Heros bracelet of slaying icon1.png  Hero's Bracelet of Slaying Bracelets CTomestone 1
Heros bracelet of aiming icon1.png  Hero's Bracelet of Aiming Bracelets CTomestone 1
Heros bracelet of casting icon1.png  Hero's Bracelet of Casting Bracelets CTomestone 1
Heros bracelet of healing icon1.png  Hero's Bracelet of Healing Bracelets CTomestone 1
Antique gauntlets icon1.png  Antique Gauntlets Other BDungeon 1
Name Type Rarity Quantity
Heros earrings of fending icon1.png  Hero's Earrings of Fending Earrings CTomestone 1
Heros earrings of slaying icon1.png  Hero's Earrings of Slaying Earrings CTomestone 1
Heros earrings of aiming icon1.png  Hero's Earrings of Aiming Earrings CTomestone 1
Heros earrings of casting icon1.png  Hero's Earrings of Casting Earrings CTomestone 1
Heros earrings of healing icon1.png  Hero's Earrings of Healing Earrings CTomestone 1
Antique helm icon1.png  Antique Helm Other BDungeon 1

Gold Coffer (small).png Fenrir

Name Type Rarity Quantity
Antique breeches icon1.png  Antique Breeches Other BDungeon 1
Antique mail icon1.png  Antique Mail Other BDungeon 1
Triple Triad Card r3.png  Fenrir Card   This item is guaranteed to drop. Triple Triad Card 1
Heros necklace of aiming icon1.png  Hero's Necklace of Aiming Necklace CTomestone 1
Heros necklace of casting icon1.png  Hero's Necklace of Casting Necklace CTomestone 1
Heros necklace of fending icon1.png  Hero's Necklace of Fending Necklace CTomestone 1
Heros necklace of healing icon1.png  Hero's Necklace of Healing Necklace CTomestone 1
Heros necklace of slaying icon1.png  Hero's Necklace of Slaying Necklace CTomestone 1
The warrens orchestrion roll icon1.png  The Warrens Orchestrion Roll   This item is guaranteed to drop. Orchestrion Roll ABasic 1

Lore

The landscape of Eorzea has undergone a great many changes in the wake of the Calamity, giving way to anomalies heretofore unseen. The great ice wall, Snowcloak, is one such construct molded in the aftermath of Bahamut's rampage. Once thought to be impassable, recent reports tell of a network of tunnels piercing through the heart of this crystalline impasse. Duty demands these passageways be investigated, but woe unto he who finds their creator.
— [FF14 ARR Lodestone Dungeon Preview (10/06/2014)]

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