Where to Find all Underworld and Kurken Bunker Landmarks for Tao’s Exploration Log in Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Where to Find all Underworld and Kurken Bunker 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 Underworld and 1 of them is in Kurken Bunker. 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.

Underworld Landmarks

There are 5 landmarks at the Underworld. Although no exploration tools are needed, you must beat the Ravaging Queen in order to access all the landmarks in this area.

Kilo’s Camp

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

Fast travel to Underworld – Ashen Forest. Simply continue along the path to the Lost Oren City and you will arrive at Kilo’s Camp.

Arriving at Kilo's Camp. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Arriving at Kilo’s Camp.

Symbiosis Monument

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

Fast travel to Underworld – Lost Oren City. As soon as you arrive, you will notice a large stone tablet. Walk to it and you will add the Symbiosis Monument to the Exploration Log.

The Symbiosis Monument in the Lost Oren City. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The Symbiosis Monument in the Lost Oren City.

Extinction Black Gate

Extinction Black Gate's location on the map. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Extinction Black Gate’s location on the map.

This landmark is part of the main story, and therefore unmissable. 

In the Lost Oren City, simply follow the road to the Dark Abyss. You will reach the Extinction Black Gate along the way.

Arriving at the Extinction Black Gate. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Arriving at the Extinction Black Gate.

Forbidden Workshop

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

Just past the Extinction Black Gate, continue to the west side of the map. You will find a wall with a gap in it.

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

Squeeze through the gap and you will find the Forbidden Workshop on the other side. You will also find multiple Shadow Commanders roaming around.

Arriving at the Forbidden Workshop. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Arriving at the Forbidden Workshop.
Arriving at the Forbidden Workshop. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Arriving at the Forbidden Workshop.

Pillager’s Stone Tower

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

This is where you fought the Ravaging Queen in the main story. The landmark itself, however, only becomes accessible once you defeat the final boss.

Fast travel to Underworld – Dark Abyss and make your way to the north side of the map. Walk up the stairway and you will reach the top of Pillager’s Stone Tower.

Reaching the top of Pillager's Stone Tower. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
Reaching the top of Pillager’s Stone Tower.

Kurken Bunker Landmarks

There is 1 landmark at Kurken Bunker. No exploration tools are needed to reach it.

Floration Reactor

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

Fast travel to Kurken Bunker – Heart of the Island. Walk up the stairway and you will reach the Flotation Reactor.

The Flotation Reactor atop the stairway in the Kurken Bunker. | Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout
The Flotation Reactor atop the stairway in the Kurken Bunker.