Artefacts (FFXIII-2)

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Artefacts are special items in Final Fantasy XIII-2 that allow the player to use Time Gates. Time Gates are portals to the Historia Crux, which allows players to travel through time and space. Artefacts are anomalies in time, and as such, require the Moogle Hunt ability to be revealed.


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[edit] Artefacts

[edit] Giant's Artefact

Location: New Bodhum (003 AF)

Description: A mechanical artefact exquisitely crafted in the shape of a left hand.

Acquired: Obtained during the storyline by looking at Serah's mirror in the bedroom of the NORA house.


[edit] Eclipse Artefact

Location: Bresha Ruins (005 AF)

Description: An artefact of unknown properties that resembles an image projector of some kind.

Acquired: After speaking with Alyssa in the cemetery, search the northeast corner using the Moogle Hunt ability.


[edit] Reunion Artefact

Location: Bresha Ruins (005 AF)

Description: A curious artefact carved into the shape of a flan monster.

Acquired: Head west from the Lamentable Rest area of the cemetery. Follow the path into a right turn facing south. Use the Moogle Hunt ability at the gate to uncover the artefact.


[edit] Hollow Artefact

Location: Yaschas Massif (010 AF)

Description: An artefact in the form of an old-fashioned clock, in which falling grains of sand mark the passage of time.

Acquired: Obtained during the storyline. Speak with Hope upon entering the city.


[edit] Artefact of Origins

Location: Oerba (200 AF)

Description: An artefact radiating with the sun's warmth.

Acquired: After defeating Caius at the top of the schoolhouse, move to the northwest corner of the roof to find the artefact.


[edit] Thundering Artefact

Location: Sunleth Waterscape (300 AF)

Description: An artefact of the land that's cool to the touch.

Acquired: Return to the Overgrown Forest section of the area. Defeat the Miniflan here to find the artefact.


[edit] Combat Artefact

Location: Sunleth Waterscape (300 AF)

Description: A sinister artefact to which the faint tang of blood still clings.

Acquired: After dismounting the giant beast, follow the Miniflan south. Defeat them in the Isle of Arboreal Embrace area, and obtain this artefact.


[edit] Restoration Artefact

Location: Yaschas Massif (01X AF)

Description: An artefact created with technology far beyond human comprehension.

Acquired: Use the Mysterious Artefact on the Mysterious Gate, and it will turn into the Restoration Artefact.


[edit] Illusionary Artefact

Location: Sunleth Waterscape (300 AF)

Description: A delightful artefact made from an array of coins.

Acquired: Use the Mysterious Artefact on the Mysterious Gate, and it will turn into the Illusionary Artefact.


[edit] Tower Artefact

Location: Academia (400 AF)

Description: An artefact with the capability to process large amounts of information.

Acquired: Accept the Miss Horizon quest, and defeat Zenobia to obtain the artefact.


[edit] Artefact of Rebirth

Location: Augusta Tower (200 AF)

Description: An artefact brimming with hope for a better future.

Acquired: Obtained during the storyline. At the top floor of Augusta Tower, take the stairway to the second level and move to the center of the area to receive the artefact from Yeul.


[edit] Artefact of the Ark

Location: New Bodhum (700 AF)

Description: An artefact for the final battle created with the last of the goddess's strength.

Acquired: There is a short cutscene showing the location of the artefact. Use the stairway of the ruined building to reach it. Mog will likely move toward the artefact from here. Use the Improved Moogle Hunt ability to acquire it.


[edit] Vagabond Artefact

Location: Academia (4XX AF)

Description: An artefact reminiscent of Valhalla.

Acquired: Obtained during the storyline. Speak with Alyssa in the Research Facility area after collecting the Graviton Cores.


[edit] Mysterious Artefact

Location: Yaschas Massif (01X AF)

Description:

Acquired: After speaking with Hope and Alyssa, move to the top of the southern walkway. Use the Moogle Hunt ability at the end of the path to find the artefact. Upon using this artefact on a Mysterious Gate, it will turn into either the Illusionary Artefact or the Restoration Artefact.


[edit] Mysterious Artefact

Location: Sunleth Waterscape (300 AF)

Description:

Acquired: Return to Sunleth Waterscape (300 AF), and defeat Mutantomato in the Assembly Area. Use the Moogle Throw ability to find the artefact beyond where the giant flan died. Upon using this artefact on a Mysterious Gate, it will turn into either the Illusionary Artefact or the Restoration Artefact.


[edit] Wild Artefacts

[edit] Bresha Ruins (005 AF)

Area: Echoes of the Past

Acquired: After speaking with the soldier and obtaining the Moogle Hunt ability, it will make the Wild Artefact appear.


[edit] Bresha Ruins (300 AF)

Area: Lamentable Rest

Acquired: Complete the Iridium Ring side quest, and quest-giver Lex will hand over the artefact.


[edit] Oerba (200 AF)

Area: Village Proper

Acquired: After completing the third Temporal Rift puzzle, head toward the northern part of this area. Look for a set of trees, and head west of the trees. Along the side of the large building on the right, use the Moogle Throw ability to find the artefact.


[edit] Sunleth Waterscape (300 AF)

Area: Animal Trail

Acquired: During the ride on the giant beast, the player will learn the Moogle Throw ability. The artefact can be found on the eastern side of the trail. Use the new ability to obtain the artefact.


[edit] Archylte Steppe (??? AF)

Area: Clearwater Marshes

Acquired: The artefact is on the far west region of the map. Use the Anti-Grav Jump skill (obtained in Serendipity) to get across the ravine. If you do not have the ability, use the Gold Cactuar. Set the weather machine to stormy weather. South of the nomad camp, examine the dust cloud to unlock the Gold Cactuar, which will send you across the ravine.


[edit] Augusta Tower (200 AF)

Area: 50th Floor

Acquired: After access to all areas has been established, the Wild Artefact can be found along the northwest part of the inner ring.


[edit] Academia (4XX AF)

Area: Alley

Acquired: The artefact is in the southeast part of this area. Use the Moogle Hunt ability to make it appear.


[edit] Yaschas Massif (100 AF)

Area: The Paddraean Archaeopolis

Acquired: Complete the four quests for the red spheres, and a space-time anomaly will appear in the center of the excavation site. Resolve the Temporal Rift puzzle and receive the Wild Artefact.


[edit] A Dying World (700 AF)

Area: The Farseers' Relic

Acquired: Use the Moogle Hunt ability to bring the oracle drive into phase. Activate it to trigger a cutscene. Choose to stand against Caius ("I can do this.") when given the option, and the Wild Artefact will appear once the conversation is over.


[edit] Serendipity (??? AF)

Area: Hall of Gaming or Racing Reception

Acquired: A Wild Artefact can be purchased from a Casino Vendor for 10,000 Casino Coins. With the Bargain Hunter skill however, it can be purchased for 7500.

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