We can say that glamour is one of the best parts about Final Fantasy XIV Online. However, if you want to glamour, of course you need to unlock it first and you need to know how to unlock it. For your information, glamors are custom made outfits which are projected over armor that you are wearing. You are able to find a number of fan-made outfits via the Eorzea Collection.
The Steps to Unlock Glamouring in Final Fantasy XIV
If you want to unlock glamouring in Final Fantasy XIV, the first thing that you have to do is to go hunting. Fortunately, your prey is not too scary. Before you go to the lady herself, you must have a few prerequisites which are sorted first. You need to be level 15 or above to be able to access the quests.
Let’s say that you are all leveled up. Then, you can unlock glamours by following the steps below as explained on Dexerto site.
- The first thing that you have to do is to go to Vesper Bay (Western Thanalan).
- After that, when you are there, you have to speak to Swyrgeim. You are able to find her leaning on a wall in the Bay’s main square.
- The next thing that you have to do is to get the quest ‘If I had a Glamour’. Here, you will be asked to get Swyrgeim Blood Orange Juice. You are able to buy it in the local inn from Folclind.
- Now, you need to give the Blood Orange Juice to Swygeim so that you can unlock glamouring.
Now, after you unlock glamouring, another thing that you need to know is how to glamour in Final Fantasy XIV. If you want to know the steps to glamour in Final Fantasy XIV, it is described below.
The Steps to Glamour in Final Fantasy XIV
Have you collected all of the items on Swygeim’s extensive shopping list? If you have done it, you can begin to use your newfound skills. To know how to do that, you are able to follow the steps below as explained on Dexerto site.
- The first thing that you have to do is to go to Actions & Traits.
- After that, you need to choose the General tab.
- In this step, you need to select the Cast Glamour option.
- Here, you have to choose the base item that you want to transform and then the item you want to glamour it with.
- At last, you have to hit the Cast for the cost of one Glamour Prism.
Glamour Prisms in Final Fantasy XIV
If you want to make some new looks for yourself, Glamour Prisms are needed. These have functions to project the image of your chosen outfit onto your armor. According to the Dexerto site, you are able to get these crystals in some different places such as the market board, from vendors, from Grand Company quartermasters, quest rewards, and made by crafters who have studied the crafting recipe. If you want to learn the recipes by yourself, you need to go to Goberin in Western Thanalan or Tataroga in Mor Dhona after you complete Swygeim’s Absolutely Glamourous’ quest.
The Glamour Dresser and Plates in FFXIV
Do you want to start adding new looks to your collection? If so, you need to make full use of the Glamour Dresser in your home. It is able to be at an inn or any property you have purchased. It is one prism to store one item so that you have to make sure that you have got some stocked up.
Items which are stored here are able to be saved as whole outfits using Glamour Plates. You can add all of your components to the plate, save it and then you are able to cast it to transform your armor into the saved outfit.
How to Remove Glamour in Final Fantasy XIV?
You may find that after glamouring, you regret it because you do not like it. If so, don’t be sad. There is a way that you can do to remove any unpleasant fashion. To remove glamour in Final Fantasy XIV, you need a Glamour Dispeller and 500 gill to purchase it with.
A Dispeller is able to be picked up from the Market Board together with a collection of different vendors.
More About Glamours in Final Fantasy XIV
According to the Console Games Wiki, here is the information about Glamours. Glamours is a vanity system where it permits the player to be able to transform the look of his or her gear into that of other gear. The transformation only can give effect to the look of that piece of gear and it does not give effect to its stats. With it, the player is permitted to take on various appearances, regardless of the gear that he or she is wearing.
On all gear the same or lower equipment level than your current gear, the glamour system is able to be utilized. After a glamour prism is used, the gear being copied is able to be entrusted to your retainer. When the base gear and the gear which is copied place the similar numbers of gear slots, the look of any gear equippable by your current class or job can be copied by you.
In Patch 4.2, Glamour Dressers were added and it permits for 400 items to be stored at the cost of 1 Glamour Prism (each) and their look is able to be used again and again. You are able to find them in Inn Rooms.
In Patch 2.2, the glamour system was introduced. Then, in Patch 4.2, the glamour system was updated where it is done to standardize Prism type and Glamour process. All visible gear such as shields, weapons, armor and accessories are able to be altered.
From patch 4.1 onward, you only have to be level 15+ to be able to unlock Glamours. At level 15, Old unlock quests A Self-improving Man and Submission Impossible are now able to be done. And even the requirements for recipe books and recipes are also lowered to level 15.
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