The Materia Caves

You can reach the four Materia Caves after you have bred yourself a Blue, Green, Black and Gold Chocobo through the Chocobo Breeding and Racing side quest. Click on the link below for more information:

The Materia Caves are indicated by red dots on the world map below. More details about how and where to find them are included below:

Mideel Materia Cave

Quadra Magic Materia Cave

Can be reached with: Blue, Black or Gold Chocobos

The Quadra Magic Materia Cave can be found just to the east of Mideel. You require a Chocobo that can run across shallow waters (which the Blue, Black and Gold can do) in order to reach it.

The reward is a Support Materia Quadra Magic Materia.

Mideel Materia Cave
Materia Cave

Mime Materia Cave

Can be reached with: Green, Black or Gold Chocobos

The Mime Materia Cave is located on the east side of the Wutai continent (which is the western-most continent). It is found in an area of the continent that can only be reached by crossing the mountains (which the Green, Black and Gold Chocobo can do).

The reward is a Command Materia Mime Materia.

Wutai Materia Cave
Mime Materia Cave

HP <-> MP Materia Cave

Can be reached with: Black or Gold Chocobos

The HP <-> MP Materia Cave is located near the entrance to Mount Corel on the opposite side of North Corel). You need to cross a river and a mountainous area in order to reach it (which the Black and Gold Chocobos can do).

The reward is an Independent Materia HP <-> MP Materia.

Mount Nibel Materia Cave
HP-MP Materia Cave

Knights of the Round Materia Cave

Can be reached only with a Gold Chocobo

The Knights of the Round Materia Cave is located on a hidden island in the north-east section of the world map. It is not identified on the world map but it is fairly easy to spot once you take your Chocobo out into the ocean. Only the Gold Chocobo can reach this cave.

Round Island
Knights of the Round Materia Cave

The reward is the most powerful summon in the game, Summon Materia Knights of the Round Materia.

Knights of the Round Materia