Death Unto Dawn is the prologue for Final Fantasy XIV’s upcoming expansion, Endwalker. It was added in patch 5.5, and you’ll have to complete this quest before you can start playing the expansion. If you’re looking to complete the prologue, you’ll probably want to know how to unlock the main scenario and where to start all the quests. If so, this guide will show you how to unlock Death Unto Dawn Patch 5.5 in FF14. It also shows show to unlock the Paglth’an dungeon, the The Tower at Paradigm’s Breach alliance raid, the Count Charlemend “Boomer” de Durendaire, the Shadowbringers and Cloud Deck trials, as well as The Sorrow of Werlyt and YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse chronicles of a new era.
How to Unlock Patch 5.5 Main Scenario Death Unto Dawn
In order to start the 5.5 main scenario, you’ll have to complete the previous ones first. If you haven’t wrapped older main scenarion quests, do that first. After you complete Futures Rewritten, the patch 5.4 main scenario, go to Alisaie, the NPC in the Rising Stones locale in Mor Dhona. You’ll find her at x:6.0, y:5.9. Talk to her and she’ll give you the first of the five 5.5 main scenario quests, called Unto the Breach.
How to unlock Paglath’an dungeon
Patlath’an is a new dungeon, which requires an item level of 490 or more to enter. In order to unlock it, you’ll have to complete the main scenario quest chain. It’ll unlock automatically, so you can’t miss it.
How to unlcok YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse – Chronicles of a New Era
To unlock the YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse quest chain, you need to talk to the Dig Site chief in Kholusia. They’re at x:34.7, y:18.2. Before you can play it, you’ll have to complete the YoRHa story quest from patch 5.4. It’ll be followed by optional weekly quest that continue the story further.
How to unlock Sorrow of Werlyt – Chronicles of a New Era
In order to unlock the Sorrow of Werlyt quest, you’ll need to talk to the Resistance Officer at The Lochs – at x:11.3, y:22.5. The prerequisite for this quest is the completion of the previous Sorrow of Werylt quest, which came in patch 5.4.
How to unlock Tower at Paradigm’s Breach alliance raid
The Tower at Paradigm’s Breach alliance raid will be unlocked automatically during the new YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse quest from patch 5.5. You’ll need an average item level of at least 495 in order to partake, though.
How to unlock Cloud Deck trial – regular & extreme
The regular version of the Cloud Deck trial will be unlocked automatically during the Sorrow of Werlyt quest chain. If you’re at item level 495 or more, you’ll be able to play it. To unlock the extreme version, talk to the Warmachina Fanatic at The Lochs – they’re at x:11.5, y:22.5. You’ll need an item level of 510 or more for this one.
How to unlock Count Charlemend “Boomer” de Durendaire custom deliveries
After you’ve completed the Firmament main story and side story quests, talk to Francel at the The Firmament – at x:11.0, y:14.5. This will unlock the Count Charlemend Boomer de Durendaire custom deliveries.
How to unlock Shadowbringers trial mount collector reward
To get this collector reward, you’ll need to have the following mounts: Diamond Gwiber, Emerald Gwiber, Fae Gwiber, Gwiber of Light, Innocent Gwiber, Shadow Gwiber, Ruby Gwiber. If you have them all, go and talk to the Warmachina Fanatic at the Lochs – x:11.5, y:22.5.