Carving Out a Niche is a Side Quest in Final Fantasy 16, located in The Dalimil Inn. It first appears during the Main Quest named Riddle of the Sands. As part of our Final Fantasy 16 guide, we're going to explain everything you need to know about Carving Out a Niche.

Carving Out a Niche: Overview

Final Fantasy 16: Carving Out a Niche Walkthrough 1
Carving Out a Niche is a Side Quest you can pick up in The Dalimil Inn. — Image: Push Square
Type Description
Side Quest

Sava, an apprentice of L'ubor's, enlists Clive's aid in finding out how to make a carving knife that somehow "embodies the spirit of Dalimil."

Carving Out a Niche: Walkthrough

Carving Out a Niche begins when you speak to Sava. Your job this time is to help him craft a carving knife.

Head to the marked location and speak to the two townspeople. After that, head back to Sava and speak to him.

Your next stop is a marked spot in the desert. Head over there to track down a metal trader. There, you'll find Sava already talking to her. After the cutscene, go to the marked location, just south of Dalimil. There, collect limestone from the three markers. Return to Sava and talk to him to end the quest.

Objective Log

  • Speak with the townspeople
  • Return to Sava
  • Search the Velkroy Desert for the metal trader
  • Gather limestone
  • Deliver the spring lime to Sava

Carving Out a Niche: Rewards

  • 1x Goblin Coin
  • 200 EXP
  • 800 gil
  • 10 Renown

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