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General Information

  • System: Birds
  • Weaknesses:
  • Immune:
  • Hippogryphs give 15% more Experience Points than normal for a mob of their level.

Special Attacks

Special Abilities
Fantod: Increases the strength of the Hippogryph's next attack, similar to the effect of Boost.
Jettatura: Frontal short-range AOE that causes Terror status to all targets in range facing the hippogryph.
Choke Breath: Frontal AOE. Damages all targets in range and causes Silence and Paralysis. Blockable with one to two Utsusemi shadows.
Nihility Song: AOE that Dispels a single beneficial status effects from all targets in range, including food effects.
Back Heel: Single target physical damage. Blockable with one Utsusemi shadow.
Hoof Volley: Critical single-target damage and Hate Reset. Can be used immediately following any of the above attacks. Easily Stunned. (NMs only)
Additional Effect:Weight
Note: Notorious Monsters in this family may use all of the above and/or additional unique special abilities.

Notorious Monsters in Family

Name Spawn Information Level Zone Notable Drop(s)
Boroka Timed Spawn every 21-24 hours at (F-8) Qmark.gif Riverne - Site B01 Auditory Torque

Boroka Earring
Horomusha Kote
Skulker's Cape

Heliodromos Timed Spawn on the island at (L-11) to (M-11) approximately every 12-15 hours, if the Hippogryph on that island are not killed during that time Qmark.gif Riverne - Site A01 Mountain Gaiters
Imdugud Lottery Spawn from the Nimbus Hippogryph on the island at (M-7) Qmark.gif Riverne - Site B01 Heavy Lance

Knightly Earring

Quest NMs: None

Mission NMs: None

Battlefield NMs: Guard Hippogryph (ENM), Watch Hippogryph (ENM)

Other NMs: None

Monsters in Family

Name Level Zone
Hippogryph 40-42

Riverne - Site A01 (40-42)

Cloud Hippogryph 45-47

Riverne - Site A01 (45-47)

Nimbus Hippogryph 49-52

Riverne - Site B01 (49-52)

Strato Hippogryph 55-57

Riverne - Site B01 (55-57)

Nightmare Hippogryph Qmark.gif

Dynamis - Valkurm

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