It is possible to reduce the 10,000 Needles to do 0 damage, but it requires the Ethereal Mantel passive ability, which nullifies all physical damage. It always deals 10000 damage to the target. 1) Affinity: BLU: Mob Notes: Highly famed─and feared─due to its frequent use by cactuars, 1000 Needles showers one's surroundings with a hail of slim projectiles. In Mor Dohna I leveled from 38 to 50 on the lvl49 Gigas and Thunder Sprites in the cave leading to Crystal Tower. Leave no mobs for us who want to level it the slow way to kill. This section about an ability in Final Fantasy XIV is empty or needs to be expanded. 10,000 Needles is an enemy ability used by Cactuars at Bikanel Desert and Cactuar King at the Monster Arena. It is the upgrade to the ability 1000 Needles. thanks 5 months later. 10000 Needles (針万本, Harimanbon? Set Mighty Guard, Acorn Bomb, and 1K Needles. Later on I would aim for enemies that are no more than 2 levels above you (but NEVER below you, to keep that sweet chain going). It's actually 10 hits of 1000 Needles hitting random targets. If you wanna cheat yourself, feel free, but don't tell others to. Also, the tank stance BLU gets once you have 10 skills learned is great when paired with thousand needles because the damage reduction doesn't actually affect it's damage. 10000 Needles is a ranged enemy ability that fires a myriad of needles at all targets in an area of effect. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Patch 4.5. The player is then inflicted with one point of damage from Cactuar. Even with diminishing returns it can set up several volleys if needed. I would Keep Toad Oil up, Bad Breath, then Off-Guard and Mind Blast spam. You can get most open-world abilities by yourself, just play as you would any other class; but if you want the dungeon/trial abilities, you pretty much need to either over level for them or find a party. Thousand Needles does 1000 distributed damage no matter what. Review: No More Heroes [Switch] King’s Bounty Revolutionized the Strategy RPG. It can be learned from Angler Whelk, Brainpan, Cactuar, Dark Force, Face, Humbab… 40 to 50 took me just under two hours. If mobs are packed together you can stand in one spot and Sticky Tongue them all together. It is often the trademark attack of the Gigantuar and/or the Cactuar itself, and will inflict 10,000 HP worth of damage approximately. Deals a fixed 1,000 points of physical damage which is shared by all enemies around you. Why not a 70 Stormblood map, any limitation? Sentinels can mitigate the damage. It's massive AoE sleep that affects most everything, nice 30 second sleep. https://finalfantasy.fandom.com/wiki/10000_Needles?oldid=3353267, Image needed (Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade), Section needed (Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade), Section needed (Final Fantasy Brave Exvius). Go to a lvl 45+ zone (like the ARR beast tribe daily zones), switch to rdm or mch, kill a lvl 45-49 enemy in 1 hit and immediately switch to blu. 159 95 20. It inflicts 10,000 damage to one target and it only uses it when low on HP. Jumbo Cactuar becomes the Cactuar Guardian Force after defeated in battle. Party finder to find the party you don't have. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. For instance in Coerthas I've been pulling the sheep together usually around 4-6 of the nearby monsters. this is the REAL advice here. 10000 Needles is Metal Gigantuar's attack and can deal up to 10,000 damage to the entire party after counting down from 7. It has a rare chance of occurring, but when it is used, it will inflict 9,999 non-elemental damage to all enemies, at the cost of 50 MP. Western Thanalan has level 9 frogs that use it.