Unlocking and Using Glamour Plates FFXIV. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Sure, retainers can sometimes come back with some fancy dyes, but you’re better off buying what you need than waiting on that dice roll to land in your favor. Dye preview system.. [Discussion] Close. The dye as always looked the same as in the preview on my stuff. © 2020 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Would it be that difficult to code, having the dye editor work with a character screen type interface? You are no longer ignorant. Once you run out of dye the green check-mark next to a color will turn into a scarlet cross, indicating you do not have any more of that dye in your inventory. The little orb (or plus-sign for glamoured armor) will fill in with your selected dye to indicate which dye is currently on that item. Not every piece of armor can be dyed in Final Fantasy XIV. Players grossly inflate the price of these dyes, preying on the ignorance of new players. Posted by 5 years ago. Content. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. This will require and consume the dye you choose, but will allow you to dye any new piece of equipment on which you apply your dye for free. Sort: Recipe Level Ascending order Recipe Level Descending order Random. Which is harder to play optimally: melee DPS or caster DPS? So, simple solution: put the dye in your inventory when you plan to use it. I've always found it annoying that you can't preview more than one color of dye across multiple pieces of gear. Dyes can be removed from armor by using the item named Terebinth, bought from a dye vendor. News and Articles Interviews Glamour Sunday Where's Alpha? Before doing so, you may want to see what that armor looks like with different dyes to better pick the right color. Please select your language; 日本語 ; English; Français; Deutsch; 中国语; Home; Exterior; Exterior Filters Sort. As for everyone else with a healthy stockpile of gil, go nuts! There are a handful of common dyes found at vendors in the game, and Dyemongers in the markets of the main city-states peddle these wares. Games are for everyone, but not every game is for everyone. Before you go mad with dye-fever and rush the local Dyemonger in Limsa check to see if the armor you want to dye can indeed be dyed. A community for fans of Square Enix's popular MMORPG "Final Fantasy XIV Online", also known as FFXIV or FF14. I can't count the number of dyes I've wasted because the shade looked right in the preview but was slightly off in game. I'm not staring the gifthorse that is the glam/dye system ff14 has in the mouth, I just think it would be really nice to see the full combinations of dyes available to choose a favorite one. Dyeing has always been an important part of every MMO, it promotes choice and differentiates your character from the rest. I know what you mean. If you are new focus on saving some gil and hitting level 20 with at least one class before you stress either dyes or glamours. FFXIV Housing. Unless you want to preview … Press J to jump to the feed. Moving along, if you have the requisite armor then you will need to purchase a dye. Yes, this option will allow you to dye your armor once you own some dye, but you can also preview all the dyes in game. Privacy PolicyCookie SettingsDo Not Sell My InformationReport Ad. Preview the item, then go to dye preview. Sometimes I wonder if it's the absence of lighting in the dye editor vs the game environment. Lookbooks Challenges. 0. If you see a plus-sign up there that means the gear has been glamoured, and you are already six steps ahead of this guide and starting on the next one (yet, to conclude this train of thought, if something is glamoured you can dye it so long as the item that was used to create the glamour can be dyed).