Chocobo Bardings

Mount Information: 

You can find out how to get the Chocobo Mount Here

To equip bardings go to Actions & Traits, Main Commands then Companion. The Armor section is found at the bottom.

  • To equip new bardings go into 'Character' then click the small chocobo icon at the top middle of the screen (this takes you to Companion).
  • At the bottom of this screen you will see a section called 'Gear'.
  • Change each piece of the 3 armor slots by selecting what you want to wear from the drop down.
  • You should see all of your available bardings for your chocobo mount.

 

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Guide to Obtain: 

 

Behemoth Barding

To obtain the Behemoth Barding you must purchase a copy of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn Collector's Edition. This is classed as Bonus 4 In-Game Items.

 

Gridanian Half Barding

Purchased at Adders' Nest from the Serpent Quartermaster for 4,000 Serpent Seals.

 

Gridanian Barding

Purchased at Adders' Nest from the Serpent Quartermaster for 6,000 Serpent Seals.

 

Gridanian Crested Barding

Purchased at Adders' Nest from the Serpent Quartermaster for 8,000 Serpent Seals.

 

Lominsan Half Barding

Purchased at Maelstrom Command from the Storm Quartermaster for 4,000 Storm Seals.

 

Lominsan Barding

Purchased at Maelstrom Command from the Storm Quartermaster for 6,000 Storm Seals.

 

Lominsan Crested Barding

Purchased at Maelstrom Command from the Storm Quartermaster for 8,000 Storm Seals.

 

Sleipnir Barding

Traded with NPC Aelina at Revenant's Toll for 5 of the Odin's Mantle items that drop from fighting Odin in His Elder Primal Fate.

 

Ul'dahn Half Barding

Purchased at Hall of Flames from the Flame Quartermaster for 4,000 Flame Seals.

 

Ul'dahn Barding

Purchased at Hall of Flames from the Flame Quartermaster for 6,000 Flame Seals.

 

Ul'dahn Crested Barding

Purchased at Hall of Flames from the Flame Quartermaster for 8,000 Flame Seals.

 

Black Mage Barding

You will receive this barding if you have paid for an active subscription of 180 Days (this mount is the Rank 4 Reward).

 

White Mage Barding

The White Mage barding is for lvling your chocobo up to lvl10 and putting all points into one of the three trees (Healer).

 

Paladin Barding

The Paladin barding is for lvling your chocobo up to lvl10 and putting all points into one of the three trees (Defender).

 

Dragoon Barding

The Dragoon barding is for lvling your chocobo up to lvl10 and putting all points into one of the three trees (Attack).

 

Barding of Light

You will receive this barding if you have paid for an active subscription of 360 Days (this mount is the Rank 6 Reward).

 

Tidal Barding

Armorers crafting recipe. Required materials are x2 Ice Cluster, x1 Earth Cluster, x1 Gold Ingot, x1 Darksteel Plate, x1 Hippogryph Leather, x1 Leviathan's Barb.

 

Gambler Barding

Purchase from the Gold Saucer Attendant <Prize Claim> for 20,000 MGP (Manderville Gold Saucer Points).

 

Ice Barding

Requires Leatherworker level 50 (4 Stars). Required Ingredients are x2 Wind Cluster, x2 Earth Cluster, Diamond Tear, Allagan Leather, Cashmere Cloth & Platinum Nugget.

 

Levin Barding

Requires Leatherworker level 50 (3 Stars). Required Ingredients are x2 Earth Cluster, Wind Cluster, Saurian Leather, Rose Gold Nugget, x4 Twinthread & Levin Orb. The Levin Orb drops from The Striking Tree (Hard), it is level 50 trial & requires 8 players.

 

Egg Harness

This is a reward from completing the quest Hard-boiled during the Hatching-tide (2014) event. This Barding is a head piece only.

 

Eerie Barding

A decorative chocobo costume for the All Saints' Wake (2014) Halloween event. Exchange x10 Demonic Cookies (obtained from the Main Street Spectral Parade FATE, Ul'dah) and trade them to NPC Shady Smock in Ul'dah - Steps of Nald.

 

Paramour Barding

This is a reward from completing the quest Now That We've Found Love during the  Valentione's Day (2015) event.

 

Plumed Barding

Complete the achievement Breaking Bo. You need to train another players chocobo companion in Chocobo Raising 30 times.

 

Sovereign Barding

Complete the achievement Leaving a Good Impression IV. You need to gain 300 player commendations. This Barding is a head piece only.

 

Starlight Barding

Obtained during the Starlight Celebration (2013) event. Exchange x1 Eternal Ice (obtained from FATE Stay Frosty in Zephyr Drift but only during event) and trade with NPC Starlight Supplier in Limsa Lominsa Upper Decks, The Aftcastle.

 

Orthodox Barding

Level 56 WVR synth. Materials needed are x4 Wind Crystal, x5 Lightning Crystal, x1 Electrum Ingot, x2 Larimar, x1 Dhalmel Leather, x4 Ramie Cloth.

 

Noble Barding

Was awarded to the winners of the Hairstyle contest (27 July-21 August 2015) x2 Grand Prizes and x10 Runners up won this Barding.

 

Ishgardian Half Barding

Obtained from FATE Vedrfolnir Devoteth (level 56) spawns in The Churning Mists (x11,y36).

 

Ishgardian Barding

Trade in 350 Centurio Seals to NPC Ardolain in Foundation (x13,y11). These Centurio Seals are from doing Clan Hunt, The Hunt and killing Elite Marks.

 

Hive Barding

Level 60★ ARM synth. You need to collect the item called Ravana's Forewing that drops from Ravana (primal/Ravana Storymode).  Materials needed are x2 Ice Cluster, x1 Earth Cluster, x1 Ravana's Forewing, x1 Aurum Regis Nugget, x4 Adamantite Nugget, x2 Dhalmel Leather. (require the ARM Master Book 3).

 

Highland Barding

level 40 LTW synth. Materials needed are x4 Wind Shard, x5 Earth Shard, x2 Undyed Woolen Cloth, x3 Woolen Yarn, x1 Elm Lumber, x2 Blue Fox Hide.

 

Expanse Barding

Level 60★ ARM synth. You need to collect the item called Bismarck's Baleen that drops from Bismarck (primal/Bismark Storymode). Materials needed are x2 Ice Cluster, x1 Earth Cluster, x1 Bismarck's Baleen, x1 Aurum Regis Nugget, x4 Titanium Ingot, x2 Holy Ramie Cloth. (require the ARM Master Book 3).

 

Round Table Barding

 Drops from The Minstrel's Ballad: Thordan's Reign, it is level 60 trial & requires 8 players.

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