Huehueteotl : Ding 32, 85% XP. Now that was worth every dollar, penny, gold and plat that I spent making it happen. Unfortunately, I didn’t count exactly how many collections I did there; but it sure was an awful lot. To do any more would have started to cost a really large amount.
The most expensive things are the various bone fragment collections, with weathered bones topping the list. Weathered bones average 40g each for an insane price tag, while airship plating (for example) cost only about 40g for all 5 components. Strange how that works.
Afterward, took him out to Antonica where he attempted to skill up on gray mobs. After letting him sit for an hour and get whacked, with maybe a 10 point increase in his defense, I realized this was going to be a long and tough road. So to keep it from being totally boring I worked more quests in the zone, got started on Journey, Dusty Blue Stone, and These Boots, and finished up the night with a substantial increase in most of his low skills.
I might not post again for a bit, so – Merry Christmas to all !