The Wages of Guilt is a Main Quest in Final Fantasy 16, following on from Awakening. As part of our Final Fantasy 16 guide, we're going to explain everything you need to know about The Wages of Guilt.

The Wages of Guilt: Overview

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The Wages of Guilt begins after completing Awakening. — Image: Push Square
Type Description
Main Quest

Clive discovers that the second Dominant of Fire, the one who slew his brother thirteen years before, was none other than he himself. His resolve to see Joshua's murderer put to the sword undiminished, he begs for Cid to grant him death — but Cid has other plans for his tortured ward.

The Wages of Guilt: Walkthrough

The Wages of Guilt starts with a cutscene, after which you need to go and speak to Cid. Make your way to the marker to find him. If you want, visit the blacksmith, the shop, and others beforehand to get yourself kitted out.

Anyway, once you've spoken to Cid, your next objective is to leave the Hideaway and head to the Kingsfall to meet Gav. Fast travel there and watch the cutscene, and that's it for this quest.

Objective Log

  • Speak with Cid
  • Journey to the Kingsfall

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