Xenoblade Chronicles X Affinity Missions Guide – Pre-req, Party Members, Story

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Xenoblade Chronicles X

Xenoblade Chronicles X ‘Affinity Missions’ walkthrough guide to help you complete all of them.

Xenoblade Chronicles X Affinity Missions

Affinity Missions are basically related to stories of all of your party members. This provides an overview of how to complete all Affinity Missions in Xenoblade Chronicles X:

A New Rival
Pre-Req: Level 12 and Complete Chapter 3

You need to meet H.B. and complete 3 normal missions which include installing a data probe on the plains northeast of Primordia’s System Lake, earning 3,000 credits from FrontierNav in a single return, and providingg 900 Miranium to Tauler on Division Drive in the Administrative District.

Once this is done, you need to speak with H.B. on the BLADE Concourse. After this, head over to Noctilum’s Rust Lake in order to rescue BLADEs.

After you are done with this, you need to defeat a Thieving Dilus at Noctilum’s Rust Lake by ensuring that no indigens join the fight, make sure that it is 4 on 1, and do not stand in the front of the body.

Lastly, speak with Solan and complete the mission.

We Were Soldiers
Pre-Req: Level 12, Complete Chapter 3, 1 Heart Elma Affinity, Explore 15% Primordia

Firstly, you need to reach Northpointe Beach in Primordia and loot all three White Whale parts from nearby. In order to find the distress call, use the Follow Ball and head to the North Janpath Plain.

As for defeating the Level 14 Intimidator Simius, ensure that the party members are in sync and hit hard. After you arrive on the North Janpath Plain in Primordia, jump into the water and swim to the west side in order to find Irnia.

Finally, report to Commander Vandham in the BLADE barracks and complete the mission.

Foggy Dilemma
Pre-Req: Level 13, Complete Chapter 4, Accept Backup Request

Firstly, you need to head to Oblivia’s Twin Arches and observe the data probe while keeping an eye out on indigens in the area. After this, observe another couple of data probes in Oblivia’s Aaroy Plains and Twin Arches.

Next up, head over to Oblivia’s Aaroy Plain in order to encounter Ganglion and defeat Qmoeva Divider, Marnuck Crafter, and Marnuck Analyst in order to complete the mission.

The Repair Job
Pre-Req: Level 13, Complete Chapter 3, 1 Heart Lin Affinity

Firstly, you need to speak with Bart at NLA’s West Gate followed by gathering 3 L-002 power cables in Primordia’s Starfall Basin. The radar will help you a ton, but stay clear of Level 50 Ganglion Skells in the area.

Lastly, speak with Bart just above NLA’s West Gate in order to complete the mission.

Meeting Yelv
Pre-Req: Level 14 and Complete Mission 3

For your first objective, you need to complete 3 Rizattices, 2 Young Ciniculas, and 5 Metal Blattas in Primordia.

You need to take them out one by one and do not let them swarm you. After this, speak with Yelv on North Founders Street in the Commercial District and head over to BLADE Concourse with Yelv.

Following this, you need to head over to Oblivia’s North Coast in order to retrieve debris. Do note that there will be a few indigens in the area who will attack you at sight.

For the final objective, you need to defeat 3x Hermit Insidia at Oblivia’s North Coast.

Try to get behind the enemy and have all the party members focus on one enemy at a time. After defeating the boss, observe the debris and report back to Eleonora in order to complete the mission.

Renewed Will
Pre-Req: Level 15

The first thing that you need to do is to defeat 4x Matinal Evellos in Primordia’s Grieving Plains followed by rescuing a BLADE team from a nearby location.

Matinal Evellos are not hard at all and will be around Level 11. As for defeating Level 16 Brume Auravis, make sure to avoid its Tail Twirl and an AOE roar attack and you will do fine.

The Ties that Bind
Pre-Req: Level 15 and Complete Chapter 4

Firstly, you need to head over to the Dodonga Caravan at Noctilum’s Whale’s Nostril and use your Follow Ball in order to find it near Nopon. After this, speak with Koko at Noctilum’s Whale’s Nostril and find Tatsu’s father’s glasses on the shore south of Primordia Biahno Lake.

Finally, you need to head inside Primordia’s Headwater Cavern to fight a few enemies – who can be avoided – acquire Tatsu’s father’s glasses followed by speaking with Koko at Dodonga Caravan in Noctilum’s Whale’s Nostril to complete the mission.

A Day in the Life
Pre-Req: Level 16 and Complete Chapter 3

Firstly, you need to head over to Barista Court in the Commercial District of NLA during the early hours and then head to hangar in the afternoon. Once this is done, continue to fight Duoguills at Cliffside Beach until they drop a Blue Electrical Tentacle.

Following this, you need to speak with Cedric at the hangar in the Administrative District and find more about Vandham’s nighttime place of work from a nearby location.

After learning everything, investigate the BLADE tower door at night and defeat the Sailing Grex in Primordia’s Biahno Grasslands.

In order to defeat this boss, you need to focus on smaller enemies before focusing on the bigger one. Once the enemy has been defeated, speak with Vandham at the BLADE tower to complete the mission.

Weaponized
Pre-Req: Level 17, Accept the ‘Guinea Pigs Wanted’, Complete Chapter 4, Don’t Use Outfitters Test Hangar

Firstly, you need to defeat Level 16 Alexa Special at the Outfitters Test Hangar who is not very hard to beat. After this, head over to Sylvalum’s Needle Rock sandsea and use the Ramjet Rifle to defeat a Trump Arenatect and 5 Trump Papils.

While Trumpt Papils will not cause you any trouble, Trump Arenatect is almost identical to Alexa Special and hits harder. Make sure to win the fight in order to complete the mission.

A Friend in Need
Pre-Req: Level 19 and Complete Chapter 5

Firstly, you need to bring supplies to Saiden in Oblivia’s Barbarich Desert and then head to the meeting point in Oblivia’s Leaning Ring where you will encounter 6x Chasm Forfexes.

Defeat these easy enemies and proceed to go across south canyon in the area where you will encounter a Level 19 Fierce Vigent.

This is a long battle which can easily be completed by flanking the enemy. Once defeated, you need to head over to Division Drive in the Administrative District and meet with Saiden’s group to conclude the mission.

Bottoms Up
Pre-Req: Accept the Mission at Nighttime, Level 19, Complete Chapter 4

Your first objective is to defeat 2x Sapphire Forfexes in Sylvalum’s Seabird’s Beak area. If you decide to take the bridge, make sure to be ready to deal with Level 30 Prine and Qmoevas. The Sapphire Forfexes, on the other hand, can be dealt with rather easily.

Once this is done, you need to defeat 3x Creek Unafulges in Sylvalum’s Seabird’s Beak. After this, you will be asked to deal with 3x Strange Liceors in Sylvalum’s Needle Rock Sandsea who will be a little higher level than your character.

In order to defeat 2x White Progen at Sylvalum’s Seabird’s Beak, you need to flank them and chain your attacks. Lastly, you need to deal with a Gaff Pugilith at Sylvalum’s Seabird’s Beak in order to conclude the mission.

The Mad Monk
Pre-Req: Level 20 and Accept the ‘Backup Request’

Firstly, you need to use your Follow Ball and head over to a cave where you will need to find Muneria Flowers and use them to heal Ma-non.

Do note that your dialogue choices here will affect the outcome of the story. After this, speak with Jejebba and survivors in Noctilum’s Vitriol Cesspool – beware of indigens in the area.

In order to defend Vitriol Cesspool for 2 minutes, you need to protect your low level party members and use AOE Arts as much as possible. It is a good idea to deal with these enemies one at a time and do not let them surround you.

After the battle, you need to speak with Reggie Noctilum’s Vitriol Cesspool and then with Eleonora in the BLADE Concourse to conclude the mission.

Close Comrades
Pre-Req: Level 20 and Complete Chapter 4

Firstly, you need to collect data – 3x Mysterious Flowers – at Noctilum’s Decapotamon which can be done so using the Follow Ball. The fourth piece of data is located at Noctilum’s Qing Long Glade along with some indigens.

Once these objectives are done, you will have to defeat 5x Arrow Germivores in Noctilum’s Qing Long Glade which are not hard at all if you move from lower level ones to upper level ones.

As for defeating Arrow Cinicula, do not attack from the front side and focus on legs in order to topple it. You need to be consistent and you will eventually best the Cinicula.

Finally, speak with Lao on Barista Court in the Commercial District in order to conclude the mission.

Nine Lives
Pre-Req: Level 20 and Complete Chapter 5

In order to gather information about Aisha in the Lower Administrative Hangar, you need to head over to the hangar where Doug is found.

After acquiring everything you need, meet with Mathias at the Integrated Production Plant in the Industrial District and follow him to Primordia’s Cliffside Beach where you will have to deal with a Level 20 Shallows Grex.

After defeating the not-so-hard boss, collect 3x Kiran Catnip units in Primordia and give them to Mathias in Primordia’s Cliffside Beach after which you will face a Level 21 Greedy Forfex.

Finally, speak with Mathias and Aisha in the Administrative District to conclude the mission.

Hope Springs Eternal
Pre-Req: Level 21, Complete Chapter 3, and Accept the ‘Marry Me’

Firstly, you need to speak with Lularita at Cauldro’s Drongo Caravan followed by defeating 5x Mold Caros at the Scholes Battlegrounds.

After the easy battle, speak with Lularita once again in Cauldro’s Drongo Caravan and report back to Ornella in the Residential District to complete the mission.

BFFs
Pre-Req: Level 22, Complete Chapter 5, and Complete ‘The Ties that Bind’

Firstly, use your Follow Ball in order to head to Noctilum’s Dodonga Caravan in the Whale’s Nostril and search for Koko near Noctilum’s Cascade Isle.

In order to defeat the Level 25 Agile Caecus who does not move much which you can use to your advantage.

After defeating the enemy, speak with Koko near Noctilum’s Cascade Isle and head to Noctilum’s Dorian Caravan followed by paying Mujiji 30,000 credits. Once everything is done, speak with Commander Vandham at the BLADE Barracks to complete the mission.

My Dream
Pre-Req: Level 22 and Complete Chapter 5

The first thing that you need to do is to observe the clearly marked the White Whale debris in Noctilum’s Middle Hushflood.

If you decide the challenge the Murderess, you get to battle a Level 17 BLADE Trooper, a Level 18 BLADE Sniper, and a Level 21 Running Shark.

Since this is a 3 on 3 battle, you should put your entire focus on Trooper and Sniper before focusing on the boss. With everything out of way, speak with Eleonora on the BLADE Concourse in the Administrative District to conclude the mission.

A False Hope
Pre-Req: Level 24, Complete Chapter 5, 2 Hearts Hope Affinity, Complete ‘Hope Springs Eternal’

The first thing that you need to do is gather some information regarding the disappearances from the Commercial District.

You need to head over to the hangar near the large elevator to speak with Ada and gather some information followed by meeting Ada at Primordia’s South Janpath Plain from 00:00 to 05:00.

Once you arrive there, you will need to defeat 2x Level 20 Milsaadi Corroder, 2x Level 20 Milsaadi Destroyer, and a Level 26 SN-333 Jisanne. Once again, you need to focus on individual targets instead of taking them all on at the same time.

The Matchmaker
Pre-Req: Level 24, Complete Chapter 6, 1 Heart Lao Affinity

Firstly, you need to head over to North Founders Street in the Commercial District and use FrontierNav to find 3x lumps of enduron lead. After this, speak with Omari on West Melville Steet in the Commercial District and with Jeshero in the Ma-non ship.

Next up, you need to spend about 10,000 credits on ordering Army Pizzas on West Milville Street in the Commercial District and then speak with Jeshero on the Ma-non ship followed by heading to North Founders Street in the Commercial District.

Arms and the Man
Pre-Req: Level 28, Complete Chapter 6, 2 Hearts Yelv Affinity, Complete ‘Meeting Yelv’

Firstly, you need to head over to the southwestern edge of the yellow area in the Commercial District in order to find something followed by heading to Sunshine Café in the Commercial District.

Once this is done, you need to head over to the southeast island off the coast of Oblivia and defeat 3x Level 28 Unyielding Forfex. You need to utilize your damage dealing arts, try to get behind the enemies, and focus on each one at a time in order to deal with these enemies.

After that, simply observe the wreckage on Oblivia’s Great Washington Isle in order to conclude the mission.

Spy Games
Pre-Req: Level 28 and Complete Chapter 7

Firstly, you need to head to the BLADE Barracks and speak with NagI before moving out.

From there, you need to use your Follow Ball in order to infiltrate Oblivia’s Jair Fortress and let Lin hack after which you will get attacked. At this point, you will get attacked by 3x Level 30 Marnuck enemies.

You need to consider hitting them on the sides and on the backside. Once the battle is done, you need to report back to General Director Chausson inside BLADE Tower, find pFleffen on the Ma-non ship, and once again speak with General Director Chausson.

Boze’s Way
Pre-Req: Level 30, Complete Chapter 7, 2 Hearts Boze Affinity, Complete ‘The Mad Monk’

Firstly, you need to find the wrecked Skell in the middle of Noctilum’s Qing Long Glade then head inside the Noctilum’s Ensconced Citadel to defeat 2x Level 28 Prone Fighters and a Level 29 Zealot Glennar boss.

With everything done, you need to investigate Clarissa’s corpse at Noctilum’s Ensconced Citadel in order to conclude the mission.

A Great Divide
Pre-Req: Level 30, Complete Chapter 7, Complete ‘Bottoms Up’, ‘Foggy Dilemma’ and 2 Hearts Phog Affinity

The first thing that you need to do is to head over to Oblivia’s South Coast and defeat 5x Level 29 Oc-Serv Yabar enemies. The key to completing this boss fight is to hit as hard as possible so as to avoid AOE gravity attack.

After this, you need to speak with Solan at the Maintenance Center in the Administrative District.

Once these objectives are done, you need to find a massive ring fragment in Oblivia’s Barbarich Desert, find a butte ruin fragment at the Ruins on the Butte, and find a North Coast Riddle Rock from Oblivia’s North Coast.

Lastly, once again speak with Solan at the Maintenance Center in the Administrative District to conclude the mission.

Soldiers of the Harriers
Pre-Req: Level 30, Complete Chapter 7, 3 Hearts Doug Affinity

First thing that you need to do is to speak with Doug at the diner in the Industrial District and then head to Sylvalum’s Sandsprint Slope which is on Lake Ciel. Once you get there, you will have to defeat 6x Level 27-29 Rotund Caro enemies – make sure that you do not get overwhelmed.

After this, you need to defeat a Level 33 Stout Caro at Sylvalum’s Sandsprint Slope followed by speaking with Doug on West Melville Street in the Commercial District.

Nagis Time
Pre-Req: Level 32 and Complete Chapter 7

This is a simple mission which tasks you with looking for NagI at Primordia’s Northpointe Beach. Once this is done, you need to head over to the northern edge of Northpointe Beach and check the proceedings.

The King of Fear
Pre-Req: Level 32, 2 Hearts H.B. Affinity, Complete BFFs

Firstly, you need to locate Nopon Ishmael Hills in the Residential District followed by speaking with Nopon at Noctilum’s Lotus Keep Building Site.

Once this is done, you need to head over to Blood-King’s camp at Noctilum’s Sapphire Table and defeat 2x Level 30 Prone Box enemies, 2x Level 34 Prone Hearthkeeper enemies, and a Level 40 Blood-King Gelvo Banth boss.

Banth can easily be defeated using Skells or simply rely on hit-and-run tactics along with a lot of buffs and de-buffs. Finally, head back to Pulala in the Residential District to complete the mission.

A Girls Wings
Pre-Req: Level 33, Complete Chapter 9, Accept ‘Flight Module’ and Acquire a Skell License

Firstly, you need to acquire a Light-Speed Jet Fin from the marshy areas of Oblivia and an upgraded coil from the Oc-Servs at the northern edge of Seabird’s Beak in Sylvalum.

Once this is done, head over to the Outfitters Test Hangar in the Industrial District followed by installing a data probe at FrontierNav site 110 – Talon Rock Summit.

Once everything is done, get to Vandham at the Outfitters Test Hangar inside the Industrial District to conclude the mission.

Blitzkreig
Pre-Req: Level 33, 3 Hearts Phog and Frye Affinity, Complete Chapter 8

Firstly, you need to speak with Walter on the East Gate Plain in Primordia and start the defense.

You need to fend off a group of Marnuck who are pretty easy to eliminate. Next up, head over to Primordia’s Bedrock Hold in order to rescue Frye and hold the area for 5 minutes – remember that Skells can easily do the job.

After launching the assault with Frye, you will have to defeat a Level 34 Menacing Marnuck, a Level 35 Marnuck Gunner, and a Level 36 Guard Qmoeva.

Once you are done with the battle using Skells, head over to East Gate Plain and hold off the attack for 3 minutes in order to conclude the mission.

Manhunt
Pre-Req: Level 33 and Complete Chapter 8

Firstly, you need to head over to Noctilum’s Qing Long Glade in order to start investigation and defeat a couple of Marnnuck soldiers who will be below your level.

Next up, head over to Shark’s Jaws and defeat 5x Level 21-30 Marnuck Soldiers and a Marnuck Commander followed by checking on Celica at the Integrated Production Plain in the Industrial District.

Prospective Partner
Pre-Req: Level 34, Chapter 9, Complete Spy Games

Firstly, you need to explore at least 20% of Mira followed by reporting to Director General Chauuson inside the BLADE Tower.

Once this is done, you need to head over to battleground at Noctilum’s Middle Hushflood in order to acquire information followed by finding 3x parts from Wrothian Skells – all of them will be clearly labeled around the sea.

Finally, report back to Director General Chauuson inside the BLADE Tower to conclude the mission.

What the Skell?!
Pre-Req: Level 36, 2 Hearts Alexa Affinity, Chapter 9

Firstly, you need to speak with Camber at the hangar in the Administrative District.

After this, you need to find Swift Shrads on Adder Byroad in Cauldros to get the modules followed by speaking with Tika at the Outfitters Test Hangar in the Industrial District and with Camber at the hangar.

Once this is done, you need to defeat a Level 35 Rodriguez, the Twin-Tusked using the Sparkjet Rifle in Cauldros and 3x Canyon Cantors in Sylvalum using the Sparkjet Rifle. Once again speak with Tika and find eyewitnesses along the Industrial District to conclude the mission.

Boze’s Ignorance
Pre-Req: Level 37, 4 Hearts Boze Affinity, Chapter 9,

The first thing that you need to do is to head over Cauldro’s Infernal Ledges and defeat indigen known as Trigger Scintmure.

The Level 44 ST816: Stalio can be defeated using same tactics as other Definian. Once this is done, defeat a Level 46 Trigger Scintimure followed by speaking with Eleonora on the BLADE Concourse in the Administrative District.

Climbing the Ladder
Pre-Req: Level 37, Chapter 9, 4 Hearts H.B. Affinity

Firstly, you need to defeat 3 soldiers near Noctilum’s Fukai Pass followed by searching the northeast edge of the yellow radius around Noctilum’s Weeping Whitewood and defeat the Empress Insidia in the same area.

It is a Level 45 boss fight which is best dealt with Skells. After completing the boss fight, you need to head over to the Administrative District and report in order to conclude the mission.

LS Conundrum
Pre-Req: Level 38, Chapter 10, Complete Booming Business

Firstly, you need to a few collectibles such as Boiled Egg Ore, 5x Gun Snakes, 10x Chameleon Units, 10x Gluttonutan Clay, 3x Multi-Wires, and 4x Abyssal Crickets. Once you have found all these items, you need to head over to L’s shop in the Administrative District to conclude the mission.

The Little Rich Girl
Pre-Req: Level 39, Chapter 10, 2 Hearts Murderess Affinity

First thing that you need to do is to defeat a Level 40 Disaster Vigent followed by speaking with Yolanda on Division Drive in the Administrative District.

Once this is done, speak with Eleonora on the BLADE Concourse in the Administrative District followed by accessing the consoles in the Ganglion base in each region in order to obtain data and find Lan’cord.

Lastly, speak with Eleonora on the BLADE Concourse to conclude the mission.

Boot Camp
Pre-Req: Level 41, Chapter 10, 1 Heart Gwin Affinity

Firstly, you need to have a battle with Level 40 Gwin in the Outfitters Test Hangar who is pretty easy to defeat followed by purchasing a Soldier Assault Rifle at the shop and speaking with Gwin once more.

After that, complete all of Elma’s tasks in Primordia and return to hangar to once again engage in a boss fight and complete the mission.

A Challenger Approaches
Pre-Req: Level 42 and Complete Chapter 10

First thing that you need to head over to Oblivia’s Wrothian Stronghold and speak with Ga Jiarg. Your second objective includes defeating a Level 44 Zo Borri, a Level 44 Zo Fwor, and a Level 46 Ga Buidhe.

After the battle, you need to acquire 5x MedKits from the storage supply room in Sylvalum’s Hilal Stronghold and 5x MedKits from the restricted hangar in the Administrative District. Finally, speak with Ga Jiarg in Oblivia’s Wrothian Stronghold to conclude the mission.

New in New LA
Pre-Req: Level 44 and Chapter 9

First, you need to find information from the area right next to Armory in the Administrative District followed by speaking with Commander Vandham in the BLADE Tower and then talk to Rock in the BLADE Barracks.

From there, head over to Sylvalum’s Behemoth’s Shadows and begin your search for Celica. Once you get there, you will need to defeat a Level 44 Dimnet Xiphias followed by speaking with Celica and Commander Vandham in order to conclude the mission.

Fitting In
Pre-Req: Level 46, 3 Hearts Celica Affinity, Chapter 11

First thing that you need to do is to check the construction site in the Industrial District and look for more information regarding Aerozium in the same area – look near the Nopon Bazaar.

After this, you need to speak with Mujiji at Oblivia’s Dorian Caravan and locate 4x pieces of Aerozium in the Oblivia’s Floating Reef. After this, you need to defeat a Level 46 Stratospheric Balaena and speak with Rock in order to conclude the mission.

The Nopon Heir
Pre-Req: Level 49, Chapter 12, L 4 Hearts Affinity

Firstly, you need to acquire 3x Aeviter Star Wings from the Sylvalum and an Obsidian Fragment from Primordia. After this, head over to Administrative District and speak with Tora followed by heading to Noctilum’s Divine Roost.

Once this is done, you will have to land only a couple of hits on a Level 99 Telethia, the Endbringer and speak with Tora to conclude the mission.

Rapid Misfire
Pre-Req: Level 50, Chapter 11, Alexa 4 Hearts

Firstly, you need to search for the wrecked Skell at Noctilum’s Deceptamon and then look for Camber across the lake near a wrecked Skell. Once this is done, speak with Mika at the same area and defeat a Level 54 Scout Galdr and 2x Level 50 Scout Qmoeva enemies to complete the mission.

Lionhearted
Pre-Req: Level 51 and Chapter 12

Firstly, you need to head over to Cauldros’s Ganglion Weapons Hangar and defeat 3x Nameless Caladar enemies followed by defeating 5 more of these in Cauldros and finally another one in Cauldros’s Kw’arah Cloister in order to complete the mission.

Mia Grows Up
Pre-Req: Level 53, Chapter 12, 4 Hearts Mia Affinity

Firstly, you need to speak with Nan at the Nopon Bazaar in the Commercial District and acquire a rainbow whisker from the Balaenas in Primordia, acquire a Floatstone Shard from Primordia’s Talon Rock Summit, and use FrontierNav in order to find a piece of Bonjelium.

After this, once again speak with Nan and then talk with Mamara at Oblivia’s Dorian Caravan followed by talking with Dadato at one of the Oblivia’s Floating Islands – there may be a Level 60 indigen lurking nearby.

Then and Now
Pre-Req: Level 58, Elma 4 Hearts Affinity, Chapter 12

This mission starts with heading to Primordia’s Fallshorn Isle on an evening and fighting a Level 60 Demise Ictus which is really very easy at this point. Once the battle is over, find the Reclaimers in Keegan Ridge, Oblivia and defeat 2x Level 80 Gleaming Sphinx enemies.

The best idea is to focus on one Sphinx at one time and beware of the hard-hitting AOE attacks. You simply need to focus on using buffs, de-buffs, and dealing as much damage as possible to complete the boss battle.

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