The Item Manual is an item that unlocks additional content in Riviera and Yggdra Union.
The Item Manual first appeared as an Event Item in Riviera: The Promised Land. Once collected, it unlocks the Item Manual under Extra Content. For a full list of both Battle and Event Items, refer to Riviera - The Promised Land/Items.
Acquirement Method: One must find and examine the wall with the cryptic passage in Lacrima Castle's Castle Dungeon. After completing the stage, go to the Magic Guild in the Crystal Cavern and speak to Claude. Fill in the blanks correctly obtain the Item Manual.
- GBA Version: > (right), v (down), A, ^ (up), B
- PSP Version: >, v, O, ^, X
To log a Normal Skill or Over Skill of an item into the Item Manual, the skill must be used (either in Practice or in a battle) before saving or suspending the game.
In Yggdra Union, it is located in BF39 and will unlock the items catalog under the Extra Contents menu. It is safe to use this to heal a unit as it will still unlock the items catalog after consumption. For a full list of items, click here