Elma

To Unlock Elma you need the DLC “Gift from Zuo 3” and you must complete the Challenge “Otherwordly Fighter” (Video Guide)

To Unlock Elma for Alrest you need to complete the Challenge Elma: Redux on any difficulty (Video Guide)

  •  Attributes
    • Attack
    • Dark Element
    • Ether Mod. 20%
    • 30 physical defence
    • 25 ether defence
    • 3 aux core slots
  • Food
    • Fish, Art
    • Codeweave Safety Blanky, Pipestraw Smoothie
  • Specials
    • 1 Sliding Slinger – Slide forward while concentrating fire on the enemy.
      • Affinity Board Upgrade: Increases damage dealt to higher-level enemies by 100%
    • 2 Hundred Shells – Swing your swords downward to send shockwaves flying at your foes.
      • Affinity Board Upgrade: Increases damage dealt from the back by 150%
    • 3 Violent Streak – Blast all enemies in the vicinity with an unstoppable barrage of fire.
      • Affinity Board Upgrade: Adds a 100% chance of dealing a guard-annulling attack.
    • 4 Full Metal Jaguar – Lead with a burst of gunfire, then jump in the air and slam your swords down.
  • Blade Arts
    • Critical Up – Increases critical hit rate.
    • Recharge Boost – Boosts Arts recharge from auto-attack.
    • Arts Plus – Boosts power of next Driver Art.
  • Battle Skills
    • Overdrive – With Elma in battle, press R and – to engage. Uses Party Gauge, lasts 50 (90)
      seconds.
    • Crisis Catalyst – Increases damage dealt by 90% (150%) and critical rate by 20% (40%) at max Affinity.
    • Background Noise – Increases damage dealt from back by 30% (150%)
  • Field Skills
    • Keen Eye – The power to see things clearly. Used to notice small changes, etc.
    • Focus – The power to focus on one thing. Also used to control one’s power.
    • Lockpicking – The power to open various things. Works on doors, treasure troves, etc.
  • Affinity lvl 1
    • Keen Eye – Reconnoiter Alrest with Elma. Head to Masrah Spring in Gormott. (Req. Tora, Nia, Morag & Zeke) Unlocks Board
    • Focus – Defeat 2 Sandl Rapchor at Coolley Lake in Gormott, etc.
    • Lockpicking – Collect 5 Clarity Moss in Gormott. (Currently held items count toward required total)
  • Affinity lvl 2 – Unlocks with 100 Trust
    • Sliding Slinger – Use Sliding Slinger 5x
    • Hundred Shells – Use Hundred Shells 3x
    • Violent Streak – Use Violent Streak 2x
    • Overdrive – Complete the Challenge Battle “Grazing Flock”
    • Crisis Catalyst – Complete the Challenge Battle “Think of the Soldiers”
    • Background Noise – Complete the Challenge Battle “Bewitching Dance”
    • Keen Eye – Reconnoiter Alrest with Elma. Head to the Ruins of Fountain Park in Uraya. (Req. Pyra, Zeke & Pandoria) Unlocks Board
    • Focus – Defeat 2 Sprack Parisax in the Dragon’s Stomach in Uraya, etc.
    • Lockpicking – Collect 4 Dragon Incense in Uraya. (Currently held items count toward required total)
  • Affinity lvl 3 – Unlocks with 700 Trust
    • Sliding Slinger – Use Sliding Slinger 10x
    • Hundred Shells – Use Hundred Shells 5x
    • Violent Streak – Use Violent Streak 3x
    • Overdrive – Complete the Challenge Battle “Darkening Skies”
    • Crisis Catalyst – Complete the Challenge Battle “Sacred Wood”
    • Background Noise – Complete the Challenge Battle “Panic at the Seaside”
    • Keen Eye – Reconnoiter Alrest with Elma. Head to the Ancient Wall in Temperantia. (Req. Mòrag & Brighid) Unlocks Board
    • Focus – Defeat 2 Zaguin Hox at the Titan Weapon Dig Site in Temperantia, etc.
    • Lockpicking – Collect 4 Glory Angler in Temperantia. (Currently held items count toward required total.)
  • Affinity lvl 4 – Unlocks with 2000 Trust
    • Sliding Slinger – Use Sliding Slinger 20x
    • Hundred Shells – Use Hundred Shells 10x
    • Violent Streak – Use Violent Streak 6x
    • Overdrive – Complete the Challenge Battle “Dread Contagion”
    • Crisis Catalyst – Complete the Challenge Battle “Chickenheart Challenge”
    • Background Noise – Complete the Challenge Battle “Serious Showdown”
    • Keen Eye – Reconnoiter Alrest with Elma. Head to the Vault of Heroes in Spirit Crucible Elpys. (Req. Nia & Mythra) Unlocks Board
    • Focus – Defeat 2 Lun Scorpox in the Middle Worm-Ridden Cave in Spirit Crucible Elpys, etc.
    • Lockpicking – Collect 4 Addam’s Tear in Spirit Crucible Elpys (Currently held items count toward required total)
  • Affinity lvl 5 – Unlocks with 4000 Trust
    • Sliding Slinger – Use Sliding Slinger 30x
    • Hundred Shells – Use Hundred Shells 15x
    • Violent Streak – Use Violent Streak 10x
    • Overdrive – Complete the Challenge Battle “Humanoid Alliance”
    • Crisis Catalyst – Complete the Challenge Battle “9th Imp. Armored Div.”
    • Background Noise – Complete the Challenge Battle “Cloud King’s Revenge”
    • Keen Eye – Reconnoiter Alrest with Elma. Head to 7th Perim. Skyport in the World Tree. (Req. Mythra, Shulk, KOS-MOS) Unlocks Board
    • Focus – Defeat a Riveral Ansel at the 7th Perimeter Skyport in the World Tree, etc.
    • Lockpicking – Collect Robotic Placoderm in the World Tree. (Currently held items count toward required total)