The Tam-Tara Deepcroft is a dungeon in Final Fantasy XIV. A Gelmorran necropolis for the ruling houses and nobles of that lost civilization, it has been overrun by the Lambs of Dalamud.

A hard mode of Tam-Tara was released in patch 2.3, Defenders of Eorzea.

Story[edit | edit source]

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Tam-Tara Deepcroft in the opening cutscene.

Since its establishment during Gelmorran times, this subterranean crypt has been used for generations as a final resting place for the remains of rulers and nobles. Since the Calamity, however, the tunnels have become overrun with the Lambs of Dalamud─a deadly cult who worships the now-fallen satellite as their savior. It is in the Deepcroft that these twisted souls silently plot revenge against those who fought to prevent the advent of Dalamud, summoning any dark presence who will aid them to this matter what the cost.

Duty description

The Tam-Tara Deepcroft is a necropolis within where prominent figures in the Gelmorran civilization are buried. While the First Ring has become a haven for beasts, the lower Second Ring serves to hold the noble houses of Ak-Inik and Ak-Mena under the protection of their undead guardians. The Tam-Tara Deepcroft is also the resting place of King Galvanth the Dominator.

During the Seventh Umbral Era, the Deepcroft was overrun by the Lambs of Dalamud, an apocalyptic cult that worships the fallen moon, unaware of Dalamud's true purpose. Seeking revenge on those it holds responsible for the moon's destruction, the cult routinely bargains with any voidsent that will listen in exchange for power. To this end, they summoned a powerful mindflayer, using the body of King Galvanth as a host. However, the ritual is disrupted by adventurers, and the corrupted Galvanth deposed.

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Locations[edit | edit source]

The boss room in the Tam-Tara Deepcroft.

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Items[edit | edit source]

Throughout the dungeon, the player may encounter the following optional chests:

Enemies[edit | edit source]

Greenwood Altar
Unnamed pathway
  • (6, 6) Ak-Inik Varlet x2
  • (7, 6) Fleshfly Swarm x2
  • (8, 6) Carrion Beetle, Fleshfly Swarm, (Ak-Inik Varlet*(Patrol #1))
  • (8, 6) Carrion Beetle x2, (Ak-Inik Varlet*(Patrol #1))
Unnamed side room
  • (9, 6) Croftlight x2
The Ak-Inik Tomb
  • (9, 6) Ak-Inik Varlet x2, (Ak-Inik Varlet*(Patrol #2))
Greenwood Altar
Hardwood Altar
Unnamed pathway
  • (7, 8) Deepcroft Miteling x2, (Ak-Mena Groundsman*(Patrol# 3))
  • (8, 8) Carrion Beetle x2, Fleshfly Swarm, (Ak-Mena Groundsman*(Patrol# 3)), (Ak-Mena Varlet*(Patrol #4))
Tomb of King Galvanth the Dominator
  • (9, 7) Croftlight, Deepcroft Miteling
Interring Chamber
  • (8, 9) Deepcroft Miteling x3
Hardwood Altar
  • (7, 8) Dalamud Priest, Gravedigger x3, Void Soulcounter (boss)
Wormwood Altar
Unnamed pathway
  • (7, 8) Yarzon Feeder x2
  • (7, 9) Fleshfly Swarm x2, (Ak-Mena Groundsman*(Patrol #5))
  • (7, 9) Yarzon Feeder x2, (Ak-Mena Groundsman*(Patrol #5))
  • (5, 9) Ak-Mena Groundsman, Ak-Mena Varlet, (Ak-Mena Varlet*(Patrol #6))
Unnamed side room
  • (4, 9) Croftlight x2
Unnamed pathway
  • (5, 9) Yarzon Feeder x2, (Ak-Mena Varlet*(Patrol #6))
  • (5, 8) Ak-Mena Groundsman, Ak-Mena Varlet, (Ak-Mena Varlet*(Patrol #7))
The Ak-Mena Tomb
  • (4, 7) Ak-Inik Varlet, Ak-Mena Groundsman, Ak-Mena Varlet x2
Wormwood Altar
  • (5, 8) Octavel the Unforgiving, Gravedigger x4, Void Soulcounter (boss)
Eternal Calm

Musical themes[edit | edit source]

"Slumber Disturbed"

"Slumber Disturbed" plays in the Tam-Tara Deepcroft (Normal Mode) while "Dark Vows", the horrific rearranged of the same theme plays in Hard Mode. Both themes were composed by Masayoshi Soken. "Slumber Disturbed" is included in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Original Soundtrack album.

Other appearances[edit | edit source]

Final Fantasy Record Keeper[edit | edit source]

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