Everyone’s Changing, Part 2 Guide – Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The mysterious monster in Pixie Forest | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The mysterious monster in Pixie Forest

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

  1. Head over to the Forest Clearing and find the monster.
  2. Talk to Empel and Lila in the Old Town.
  3. Unlock fast travel at the Atelier.

Forest Clearing Monster

Next, head over to the Arbor Ruins to investigate what’s happening deep inside the forest.

Once you enter the ruins, follow the trail and head northeast.

Heading northwest in the Arbor Ruins | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Heading northwest in the Arbor Ruins

Once you get to the area with the dotted stones, turn east and then continue to the next area.

Turning east and then heading north past the stones | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Turning east and then heading north past the stones

After entering the Forest Clearing, the game will continue automatically. 

The bug monster from the previous chapter will appear once again. Watch the cutscenes and read through the dialogue. 

After that, you will return to the Deserted Port at Kurken. Use the guide post and head over to Empel and Lila’s house.

The game will proceed automatically from here on.

Consulting Empel and Lila about the monster | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Consulting Empel and Lila about the monster

Empel and Lila will move into the Atelier as their new base of operations.

Unlocking Fast Travel

Once the dialogue ends, do not return to Kurken yet.

Enter the Atelier. After the dialogue, you will unlock fast travel.

Unlocking fast travel in the Atelier | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Unlocking fast travel in the Atelier

Fast travel to Kurken Island – Old Town, and head over to the Valentz Manor. Read through the dialogue and advance to part 3.

Klaudia wants to join the party | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Klaudia wants to join the party