Where to Find all Weissberg Volcano Landmarks for Tao’s Exploration Log in Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Where to Find all Weissberg Volcano 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 5 of them are located in Weissberg Volcano. 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.

Weissberg Volcano Landmarks

There are 5 landmarks at the Weissberg Volcano. You won’t need any specific gathering tools to access them.

Crystal Block

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

Fast travel to Weissberg Volcano – Smoky Mountain Path. 

From your point of arrival, take the path to the left.

The path to the Crystal Block landmark. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The path to the Crystal Block landmark.

Continue until you reach a wall and squeeze through the gap.

Gap on the wall leading to the Crystal Block. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Gap on the wall leading to the Crystal Block.

On the other side of the wall, you will arrive at the Crystal Block.

Discovering the Crystal Block. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Discovering the Crystal Block.

Old Drawbridge

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

After arriving at the Smoky Mountain Path, take the road to the right. Continue to the southeast part of the map and you will arrive at the Old Drawbridge.

The old Drawbridge at the Smoky Mountain Path. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The Old Drawbridge at the Smoky Mountain Path.

Artisan District Ruins

Artisan District Ruins' location. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Artisan District Ruins’ location.

Fast travel to Weissberg Volcano – Hidden Village. Simply walk in a straight line and you will reach the Artisan District Ruins.

Arriving at the Artisan District Ruins. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Arriving at the Artisan District Ruins.

Abandoned Grave

Abandoned Grave's location. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Abandoned Grave’s location.

Fast travel to Weissberg Volcano – Iron Race Summit. Walk to the east side of the map and continue until you reach the end of the road. You will arrive at the Abandoned Grave.

The Abandoned Grave on Iron Race Summit. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The Abandoned Grave on Iron Race Summit.

Black Iron Altar

Black Iron Altar loaction | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout

After arriving on Iron Race Summit, head over to the north side of the map. You will arrive at the Black Iron Altar. 

The Great Fire Element spawns here. You do not need the Wind Shoes to access the Black Iron Altar. However, you will need them to reach the optional boss.

Arriving at the Black Altar, where you will find the Great Fire Element. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Arriving at the Black Iron Altar, where you will find the Great Fire Element.