Taking the First Step, Part 5 Guide – Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Ryza talking to Lent, Klaudia and Tao | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Ryza talking to Lent, Klaudia and Tao

Here is what you will need to do in this part of the chapter:

  1. Visit the Valentz Manor in the Old Town.
  2. Raise your Alchemy Level to 10 during the free time.
  3. Buy Goat Meat from Fressher and deliver it to Karl.

Visiting Klaudia

After you complete the tasks from part 4 and return to Ryza’s room, Lent and Tao will show up. The three will then decide to pay Klaudia a visit.

Lent and Tao taking Ryza to visit Klaudia | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Lent and Tao taking Ryza to visit Klaudia

Fast travel to Old Town – Residential Square. The game will proceed automatically, so just read through the dialogue, then return to Ryza’s room.

Spend the free day synthesizing as many recipes as possible. Try to get your Alchemy Level up to 10, which will let you use five ingredients in a recipe.

After the one day wait is over, Klaudia will visit Ryza. Just read through the dialogue, and then head outside.

Buying Goat Meat

As soon as you leave the house, Karl will show up and ask you to buy some goat meat.

Receiving a task from Karl | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Receiving a task from Karl

Fast travel to Boden District – Fressher’s Shop. A cutscene will play after you arrive, so just read through the dialogue.

Once the cutscene ends, talk to Fressher and buy the Goat Meat from him for 10 Cole.

Buying Goat Meat from Fressher’s Shop | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Buying Goat Meat from Fressher’s Shop

Return to Ryza’s house and deliver the Goat Meat to Karl. You will also receive 20 Cole as allowance.

Delivering the Goat Meat to Karl | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Delivering the Goat Meat to Karl

After completing the task, fast travel to Rasen District – Deserted Port, and head over to the mainland.

From the Shipyard at Traveler’s Road, head over to the Hidden Clearing. Once you get to the clearing, simply read through the dialogue and advance to the next part.