Monsters, Claiming and Enmity
Final Fantasy XI has released some new
information concerning monsters, claiming monsters, and enmity. This
article expands on information from a news release back on April 17th:
In the version update news released on April 17, there was a brief explanation of the changes made to claiming monsters. Final Fantasy XI Gil. We would now like to expand upon that explanation to give players a concrete idea of how the process of claiming monsters has been altered.
To state things clearly, only the conditions for "claiming" a monster have been changed--the process through which a monster chooses a target based on enmity remains the same.