The Abandoned Tower, Part 1 Guide – Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout Walkthrough
The party examines the artifact at Treppe Hill | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The party examines the artifact at Treppe Hill

In order to clear the first part of this chapter, you will need to do the following:

  1. Talk to Bos at Treppe Hill.
  2. Visit the Rasen District, Boden District, and the Valentz Manor.

The Brunnen Manor Artifact

After clearing the Arid Lands, you will have to wait for three days. Use the time to synthesize and gather materials.

Once the three days have passed, return to Treppe Hill. Bos will take the party to see the Underworld artifact.

Bos takes the party to the Brunnen Manor’s annex | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Bos takes the party to the Brunnen Manor’s annex

Read through the dialogue, and then return to the Atelier.

At the hideout, Ryza and Empel will have a conversation about his injured arm. Again, just read through it.

Ryza talks to Empel about his arm | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Ryza talks to Empel about his arm

You will now have to tour Kurken. Head over to the Rasen District, where you will run into Lent.

Talking to Lent at the Rasen District | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Talking to Lent at the Rasen District

At the Boden District, you will run into Lent and Bos.

Running into Lent and Bos at the Boden District | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Running into Lent and Bos at the Boden District

You will also need to visit the Valentz Manor in the Old Town, where you will learn more of Klaudia’s backstory.

Visiting Klaudia at the Valentz Manor | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Visiting Klaudia at the Valentz Manor

After visiting the three locations, return to the Atelier, and read through the dialogue with Tao.

Talking to Tao at the Atelier | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Talking to Tao at the Atelier

You will now have to wait another two days. Again, use the time to gather ingredients and to synthesize. Try raising your Alchemy Level up to 40.

Once the wait is over, you will have a conversation with Empel and Lila. The Oren warrior will then ask you to synthesize a prosthetic arm for Empel.

Lila asks Ryza to synthesize a prosthetic arm for Empel | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Lila asks Ryza to synthesize a prosthetic arm for Empel

After this, you will also unlock the Puni companion. You can feed ingredients to the Big Puni outside the Atelier. From time to time, the Puni will go out to pick up random ingredients.

Following the dialogue, continue to Part 2.

The Puni companion shows up at the Atelier | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The Puni companion shows up at the Atelier