Where to Find all Liese Valley Landmarks for Tao’s Exploration Log in Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Where to Find all Liese Valley Landmarks for Tao’s Exploration Log in Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout

There are 64 landmarks you will need to find for Tao’s Exploration Log, of which 4 of them are located in Liese Valley. Some of them are hidden around the maps while others are only accessible with specific gathering tools.

You will need to complete the following requirements to access all landmarks:

  1. Defeat the final boss: The final landmarks only become accessible once you beat the Ravaging Queen.
  2. Synthesize the Wind Shoes with Lightweight and Wind Rider: Some landmarks are locked behind wind currents or stone crossings. You will need the Wind Shoes with both effects in order to access these landmarks.
    • A guide for synthesizing the Wind Shoes can be found here.

Liese Valley Landmarks

There are 4 landmarks at the Liese Valley. You will need Wind Shoes with the Lightweight and Wind Rider effect to access some of them, as well as the Bomb Rod or Bomb Hammer.

If you don’t have the Wind Shoes with the Wind Rider effect, check out our guide here on how to make them.

If you don’t yet have the Bomb Rod or it’s upgrade, the Bomb Hammer, check out our guide on how to make it.

Hidden Storage

Hidden Storage's location on the map. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Hidden Storage’s location on  the map.

Fast travel to Liese Valley – Valley Path. Head over to the east side of the map, where you will find a wall with a gap in it.

The gap in the wall leading to the Hidden Storage. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The gap in the wall leading to the Hidden Storage.

Squeeze through the gap and you will find the Hidden Storage on the other side of the wall.

Discovering the Hidden Storage in Liese Valley. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Discovering the Hidden Storage in Liese Valley.

Stone Stage

Stone Stage's location on the map. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Stone Stage’s location on the map.

You will need Wind Shoes with the Wind Rider Effect and a Bomb Rod for this landmark. Stone Stage is on the Ancient Battlefield, but can only be accessed from the Valley Path. 

On the Valley Path, head over to the northeast side of the map. Use the Bomb Rod on the boulders blocking the way.

Boulder blocking the way on the Valley Path. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Boulder blocking the way on the Valley Path.

Continue to the northeast of the map and you will reach these wind currents. Use the Wind Shoes to ride the currents.

Wind Current to reach the Stone Stage. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Wind Current to reach the Stone Stage.

Continue along the mountain path. You will gain access to a secret area on the Ancient Battlefield. 

Head over to the center of the map and you will arrive on the Stone Stage. This is where you will find the King of Storms.

Discovering the Stone Stage. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Discovering the Stone Stage. 

You will also find the Great Wind Element on your way to the Stone Stage.

Stone Giant’s Mound

Stone Giant's Mound's location on the map. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Stone Giant’s Mound’s location on the map.

Fast travel to Liese Valley – Ancient Battlefield. 

Follow the road towards the Broken Defense Line. You will eventually reach the area where you fought the Dragon Lord in the main story. 

Walk to the stone tablet and the Stone Giant’s Mound will be added to the Exploration Log.

The Stone Giant's Mound on the Ancient Battlefield. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The Stone Giant’s Mound on the Ancient Battlefield.

Grand Stairway

Grand Stairway's location on the map. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Grand Stairway’s location on the map.

Fast travel to Liese Valley – Broken Defense Line. Continue towards the Pynnor Holy Tower and you will reach the Grand Stairway.

This landmark is unmissable, as it’s part of the main story’s progression.

Reaching the Grand Stairway to the Pynnor Holy Tower. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Reaching the Grand Stairway to the Pynnor Holy Tower.