I love getting BLMs on ex roulette. search glamours using the same piece. [–]ResidentBlm 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (0 children). If the BLM needs catering, he better do 1k more dps than the SMN. 14. [–]thebalanceffxiv.commistyharpsound 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]DRKVelstrik3r 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (4 children), Aetherial Manipulation is best used in macro. Mouseover is great, but you gotta be careful sometimes if you have camera wonky or an enemy (or even alliance member) runs infront it will fail. Funny story. Update to Refunds for FINAL FANTASY XIV Online Store Sale Prices, Important Notice to All Software Token Users (Oct. 20), COVID-19 Update: Restoration of Full Customer Support (Sep. 9): Follow-up, https://www.fflogs.com/statistics/17#dataset=95&boss=42, Parts of the FFXIV User Agreement are enforced, Fanworks must be credited to the author, not be rehosted without permission, not advertise artists for profit. Read the description for an overview of the rotation! r/ffxiv: A community for fans of Square Enix's popular MMORPG "Final Fantasy XIV Online", also known as FFXIV or FF14. The reward of playing BLM is knowing the fight so well you know where to be, and how to manipulate the fight to the point where it’s as if you never stop casting, or even walk. try to save your thunder or fire procs for movement if you need to. well, keep in mind you can absolutely try both. Both because the fight design this time around is a lot easier to figure out where you can stand to move less, and with all the movement abilities we now have (Between the Lines/Aetherial Manipulation/Good Old Slidecasting). Knowing a fight well helps any job you play but that is one of the main goals of being a BLM. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: and join one of thousands of communities. This crazy-crit rotation is kinda unique and I made it to not having to switch my RDM and SMN gear completely. The class only lost one skill (to have it replaced with a better version). you need to be logged in to save as favorite. I really love the concept of BLM and enjoy slide casting and swooshing around mechanics but I'm only lv52 and it feels really discouraging that I'll be going into a metric truckload of AoE markers when I get up to 70 while still trying to keep my rotation up. … FFXIV BLM BIS & Gear. Speaking a (admittedly casual) Blackmage - no it isn't. Same thing for you switch from Ice to Fire with Fire III. Yes but it is not stronk enough nor up enough for that kinda thinking. Nothing feels better then jumping into a dungeon and being able to annihilate all of the trash mobs. Doesn't mean it wasn't a struggle purely because of triple melee, overlapped classes, and lack of raid utility. 363 votes, 326 comments. When someone is asking "should I stick with X", yeah, sure. The turret issue needs to be fixed. Requirements: Level 1 Item Level 150 Statistics & Bonuses: Repairs, Recycle & Style: Stack Size 999 Sells for x 4 5: Rebuild Lists. [–]Decura 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), Thats nothing I can stutterstep with 2 whole GCD's left. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Big pulls and watch everything melt. 2 years ago. Equipment. Endgame Fight Specific Advice. Fire till you have no mana, shift to ice until you're topped off, back to fire. Everyone else is support. I just recently got my Suzaku weapon and can't wait to show it off haha. FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers – EP3 Available Now! (Cries in New Zealand), [–]Norrada[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). And it'll also give you directly three stacks of Ice. FFXIV BLM FAQ. It is likely to change in 4.2, [–]Everspace 8 points9 points10 points 2 years ago (0 children), Minimal movement for maximum casts. 18 thoughts on “FFXIV 3.2 Black Mage (BLM) Best in Slot (BiS) Gear” Blackmage Evilwizard says: June 23, 2016 at 11:59 pm . Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Always been a tank on here and world of warcraft, any advise or other jobs I need to level to compliment? A community for fans of Square Enix's popular MMORPG "Final Fantasy XIV Online", also known as FFXIV or FF14. you need to be logged in to save as favorite. This does not mean prioritizing your deeps over taking a heavy hit. Add that to all the BLMs I see dying to everything in Alphascape as WHM and I'm not even sure if I should try. Yet great power served to corrupt the judgment of mortal man, and so he unknowingly set out upon the path of ruin. The procs give us further mobility while DPSing. hey everybody id like to know which is the best race as black mage. -Manashift: you are a mana battery. FFXIV BLM Gallery. All of that's fair, but none of it really changes the fact that it's a bit of a jerk move to come into a "give advice for X job" thread and say "okay here's my advice, switch jobs". Magick and Mend II allows you to have a third stack of Astal Fire and Umbral Ice. Ran Expert Roulette on my WHM with a friend (BLM) last night. So I've been playing a black mage since 3.0 came out and it's really been a roller coaster. It's the main reason why BLm is useless in FCoB and if they don't change that and simply make BLM be same DPS than SMN, then SMN > BLM due to raid utility and mobility. Rebuild Lists. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Starting with "A Realm … Press J to jump to the feed. FFXIV BLM Encounter Advice. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. In that regard it's very much wise advice to at least mention, "Not only does BLM get out dps'd by smn but also provides zero utility and is twice as hard. But I've died way too many times because I just couldn't quite click on the person I was trying to dash to. Black Mage Rework – FF14 Shadowbringers Guide. I'm a SMN, so I time contagion when he wants to, move to where he wants to teleport before moving to mine, mana shift him, apoc so he doesn't have to move. He said he doesn't move because slidecasting is a dps loss. This does not mean prioritizing your deeps over taking a heavy hit. Posted by. I have a level 41 legacy THM with a newly-leveled 15 Archer, both members of their respective guilds, but the Black Mage quest isn't being offered at the guild. For personal DPS BLM is the highest out their but give no utility to the group, SMN is the second but gives utility to the group but the rotation can get very confusing and takes time to master, it isnt hard but it is different, RDM well it does have a high burst opener but overall its dps is in the lowest even though it gives utlity but this is just my opinion. Shiva New Member. Those who learned to wield this instrument of ruin came to be called black mages, out of both fear and respect for their gift. [–]BLMdaman4567 11 points12 points13 points 2 years ago (2 children). You are still standing there, trying not to move, getting your casts off. Set Listings iLevel 1 iLevel 2-99 iLevel 100-199 iLevel 200-299 iLevel 300-399 iLevel 400-499 iLevel 500-599 Subcategories. Black Mage Guide 5.4 FFXIV Shadowbringers Black Mage Log Analysis. It can delete summoners pretty good in PVP. Honestly in Stormblood theres just no excuse for this either. This game actively gives BLM the middle finger in harder content--but in SE's defense, they've also made constant changes to BLM and it isnt that bad taking it into a raid now. Eek out into the edge if you have to. in ffxiv, you can have every class on a single character, so if you end up not liking one or just wanting to try the other, you can without making an alt! It's Pilot Flame and I am back! Category; Discussion; Edit; History; Talk; Contributions; Create account; Log in The following is the quest line for the Black Mage class. One time he died and still did 600 more dps than me (95% SMN). Before the run he informed me he was on limited sleep and would be BLMing harder than normal. Black Mage by Tiani Xavalien from «Brynhildr » submitted on Dec 23rd, 2020. BLM main here. If you're unsure if something is a spoiler, spoiler tag it just to be safe. Then you’d have 97 SS from your two rings combined (+51 i240 ring, +46 i230 ring) instead of the 63 SS you have listed here. Category:Black Mage Quest. If you're posting a submission with spoilers in the body or potentially comments, click "spoiler" after you've submitted it. This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total. I'm a HUGE fan of using mouse over macros for things like Atherial Manipulation. What? For everyone wanting BLM to move while casting, I have to disagree. 9. you need to be logged in to love. Thaumaturgy to remain roughly the same 58 likes. Please see our the Caster Mitigation Guidelines by [Leviathan] Meru … Eek out into the edge if you have to. As you progress...-Leylines is absurdly helpful. Posted by 5 years ago. Archived. Both are really fun. Name Rewards Patch Taking the Black (Level 30) Yayake - Ul'dah - Steps of Nald (x:7.3, y:12.5) 14,820. Gildrein View Profile View Forum Posts 03-03-2011, 05:45 PM. [+]NINMahorela5624 comment score below threshold-18 points-17 points-16 points 2 years ago (6 children). Final Fantasy 14's black mage has a lot going for it and leveling it was a complete joy, but it didn't start out that way. RDM are a dime a dozen, BLM are rare now--but on that rare occasion that I get one in level 70 content, they are usually pretty awesome (...usually). Let the king reclaim his crown. [–]Anoni Karzig/Potato Lee on Hyperionstikxs 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). The short preview we got was making the cast time shorter but maintaining a roughly equal GCD. If you want tips, mouse over macro aetherial manipulation, study fights, and practice openers" cause really... Blm's skill floor for just pushing buttons is the lowest around. Anyone know if an updated version of this wallpaper exists? One skillset that is useful to develop is being able to read FFLogs reports to gauge your performance & see how what … © 2021 reddit inc. All rights reserved. [–]Ayumi Takeru on HyperionVitehiteTheBear 18 points19 points20 points 2 years ago (1 child). He said he doesn't move because slidecasting is a dps loss. FFXIV Jobs; FFXIV Shadowbringers Black Mage; Guide; Log Analysis; Pages in this Guide. Rendered by PID 15953 on r2-app-0a130f6add1ce6e70 at 2021-01-10 23:49:51.469631+00:00 running d8cca48 country code: US. I've searched for a thread on this but didn't find one, so here's hoping someone here can help me! FFXIV Black Mage. Category; Discussion; Edit; History; Talk; Contributions; Create account; Log in < Gear Set. [–]BLMFoxdielamiq 46 points47 points48 points 2 years ago (14 children). That's my advice. I'm actually a SMN main and I usually BLM dungeons. Those that decide to stand in AoEs they can avoid, bug people for rescues, or force others to move around them are just bad at the core mechanic of their Job, and are probably going to have shit DPS anyways. Why is there always that one guy who geys mad at the best advice in the thread? At lvl 40, you unlock Blizzard III and Magick and Mend II. Documents, Spreadsheets & Theorycrafting × … 1 Intro; 2 Starting Off; 3 Openers; 4 Rotation; 5 AoE; 6 Role Actions; 7 Log Analysis; Log Analysis. Then target the second spot in the macro. Would be nice if they'd add a macro option like "/macromouseover party" so it would ignore stuff between the cursor and your pt member. Opener: All abilities until Blizzard 4 (00:34) are p much set in stone. Discussion in 'Disciples of Magic' started by Shiva, Aug 14, 2013. Fire 4 until you’re at less than 2,400 MP. DPS classes numbers and ranking posted on reddit I don't think this was posted here, so i'm making a thread on your guys opinions, this was posted on reddit. Get the pointiest hat you can. Just curious, trying to get better. Home Forums > The Adventurers' Guild > Disciples of Magic > Black Mage best race. [Suitable for printing on extra large canvases.] Depends on your latency, I can stutter step with .5 seconds left. search glamours using the same piece. [+]Heracles Dyrnsteadteddyspaghetti comment score below threshold-47 points-46 points-45 points 2 years ago (9 children), [–] Kanna Ouji (Excal)tunoddenrub 23 points24 points25 points 2 years ago (8 children). I have played all casters as i am main in them and thats my POV. 0. [–]IncRaven 22 points23 points24 points 2 years ago (1 child). report glamour. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 15953 on r2-app-0a130f6add1ce6e70 at 2021-01-10 23:49:51.469631+00:00 running d8cca48 country code: US. Log in or Sign up. 421k members in the ffxiv community. In that case I could go in a 24 man and say that warrior is the best dps job. I like to assume people aren't ultra casual and actually care both about their own enjoyment and what they bring to the table as a player and on their class. Don't be a dick to your healers. Like in Suzaku .... people are RUNNING all over the place, dodge the Simon Death ... and I'm just hopping in between 2 colors while still 100% dps'ing .... Don't despair, my 10 people that still main BLM! It's like all people see is themselves when it's a team effort. Press J to jump to the feed. Yet great power served to corrupt the judgment of mortal man, and so he unknowingly set out upon the path of ruin. [–]QuidamAzerty 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). This means that "slide casting" isn't a trick of lag any more but part of play (if you've ever cast Esuna or Samurai techniques, most casts will be like that). It's literally been a turret for the entire life of the game, and that's not changing anytime soon. Category:Black Mage Set. And even many of its existing skills have identical potency. [–] Kanna Ouji (Excal)tunoddenrub 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). I fucking looooooove playing my BLM. If you omni job you can never go wrong with Crit / DH When you the Black Mage are in an extended safe spot during a raid boss: heres my AST winter witch attire! Just because you play better than other people, doesn't mean your job is stronger than other people. With the amount of grinding yourself into paste it takes to memorize mechanics, black mage takes the same amount of time learning mechanics as everyone else. Thank you everyone, very good advice and information! 0. A true blackmage makes the healers adjust, [–]BLM - Reimuu Hakurei - MateusTUnit959 20 points21 points22 points 2 years ago (1 child), I live by this image https://i.redd.it/sxk30q3ta4gy.png, [–]Alata Yoonmin (Adamantoise)illusioncaster 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (0 children), I can still hear Eustace saying "I ain't moving for nobody. All our clears are better, our raid dps is much higher, and the group feels more well balanced. Facet Coat of Casting Undyed. ❄🧊. [–]Heracles Dyrnsteadteddyspaghetti 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (0 children). But when the thread is flat-out just "help me get better with X", coming in with the 'change jobs' response is neither witty and funny, nor relevant to what's being asked. -Early black mage is very simple but it's your foundation. Is slidecasting actually a DPS loss, or is the guy just crazy? It has, and always shall be my favorite class. I mean... Yeah, you're right. Black Mage is behind right now but it's getting buffed in the incoming patch. If SS is to be prioritized, why not have 2 primal rings of casting? BLM dungeon is insane, I always do 2-3x of other dps. B. As a black mage you don't need to move. Keep in mind that while SpS and Crit are very competitive on Black Mage, they aren't on the other casters. What it feels like when your main is black mage [Screenshot] Close. Starting with "A Realm Reborn" and the expansions include "Heavensward", "Stormblood", and "Shadowbringers"! Its primary use is mitigating damage from Magical actions. 1 Augmented, and 1 regular. FFXIV Jobs; FFXIV Shadowbringers Black Mage; Guide; Role Actions; Pages in this Guide. No other magic matters, only explosions. Thank you! Just don't forget that when you reach lvl 40, you won't use Transpose anymore to switch between AF and UI, [–]69FedoraLover69 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (2 children). Idealized Wicce Coat ⬤ Jet Black search glamours using the same piece. It's not an opinion if you're just flat out wrong dude. Stay in it as much as possible, that's your spell speed in there. I appreciate every bit of it (: [–]Amnail 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]DinosaurNailedit -5 points-4 points-3 points 2 years ago (9 children). Or if they're doing fine, maybe a rezzed red mage. 363. I can understand maybe losing a few milliseconds or something but that's so minor it's nowhere near worth eating an easily avoidable attack. YouTube! 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In patch 4.2 there is going to be changes for BLM like aikaal said but as of now if your not looking to raid with BLM and just want to play for it fun, then go for it, you just need to make sure to know a fight well enough to know where to use your abilities to keep on casting and youll be fine =p, [–]ResidentBlm 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (8 children), [+]DinosaurNailedit comment score below threshold-13 points-12 points-11 points 2 years ago (7 children), [–]Black MageTacoTeurastaja 12 points13 points14 points 2 years ago (6 children), Sadly even that isn't true, SMNs got higher personal dps than BLMs do, [+]DinosaurNailedit comment score below threshold-17 points-16 points-15 points 2 years ago (5 children), hmm i dont see it, been seeing BLM doing pretty highdps output over SMNs, but we all have our opinions lol, [–]Black MageTacoTeurastaja 9 points10 points11 points 2 years ago (3 children), Not an opinion when you can just check the numbers: -You want to stay in Astral Fire phase as much as possible. Know the fight just as well as your rotation. Ignore the first post. But here are a few tips to get you going. A lot of casters migrated away from BLM when RDM came, because RDM was new, so much easier, and much more useful when learning new fights (which was everyt fight, at the beginning of 4.0)...but I personally feel like BLM is much more fun to play right now. FFXIV Shadowbringers Black Mage. Started by Gildrein‎, 03-03-2011 05:45 PM. Only cast explosion magic and nothing else. Besides, dps in progression is worth as much as eyeglasses to a blind man. [–]Dongersmakenzie -2 points-1 points0 points 2 years ago (0 children). Umbral Ice is for mana regen and refreshing your lightning dot. If you play Summoner or Red Mage melding Crit onto your Neo-Ish will save you some headache when you try to play those classes in level 80 content. while BLM can flare whether tank pull small or big. Like, yeah.. You can clear shit with any comp, I got my first 1-3 clears early in the tier with mnk/mnk/blm/nin as the dps. B. But that doesn't necessarily mean it - cant-. take advantage of aetherial manipulation and between the lines to teleport to someone or to move out of something while leylines is up and teleport right back, i usually save a swiftcast while leylines is up just for this kind of preparation. Category; Discussion; Edit; History; Talk; Contributions; Create account; Log in < Gear Set. Probably because blm is one of the worst classes atm and can't do anything better than smn. Blm may not be able to out dps summoner. [–]Excaliburgabis1 11 points12 points13 points 2 years ago (0 children). What I expect of Black Mage/ Thaumaturgy in 2.0. The party needs to adjust for you. Log In Sign Up. Leaving Ley Lines until halfway through CD to have it clip with an extra cast later. https://www.fflogs.com/statistics/17#dataset=95&boss=42, [–]Traltwin -3 points-2 points-1 points 2 years ago (2 children). [–]NakedRitzu 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children). It also works by hovering over their names on the party list :D Can help alleviate some of the nonsense. The Black Mage is, well, perhaps the most untouched class in the entire Shadowbringers expansion. -Remember your ABC's: Always Be Casting. Guaranteed Items. Those who learned to wield this instrument of ruin came to be called black mages, out of both fear and respect for their gift. Roughly the way BLM playstyle is like a turret. 3. you need to be logged in to love. Agents of Devastation is a community fueled web guide for Final Fantasy XIV A Realm Reborn and specifically the jobs and classes related to playing Thaumaturge and Black Mage. FFXIV BLM Guide. Republican Signifer's Horns Undyed. Below you will find a rotation guide to the new and improved Black Mage. -Early black mage is very simple but it's your foundation. Lets just say tetra, bene, and divine benison were not used on the tank that run.... [–] Lawful AmazingMista-Smegheneghan 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children), True Black Mages learn to appreciate Raise macros :V, [–]Norrada[S] 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (0 children), [–]QuidamAzerty 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (3 children). [–]Blackcat Ofillomen (Gilgamesh)BlackcatChen 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). It's not helpful, it's not witty, it definitely doesn't answer OP's question in any way, so why even say it? report glamour. A community for fans of Square Enix's popular MMORPG "Final Fantasy XIV Online", also … Press J to jump to the feed. It's the skill ceiling that makes people reroll off blm and that's not something a reddit post can teach you. having said that - black mage is a really high damage output, but not very mobile and really simple until higher levels. Kind Regards. True Black Mage by Black Pinky from «Behemoth » submitted on Dec 24th, 2020. Give some love to your healers. search glamours using the same piece. That way I can just point my mouse at someone and spam the button while I'm still casting. This kind of BLM will get all the catering he needs. Replies: 0; Views: 34,242 ; Rating0 / 5; Last Post By. Fire till you have no mana, shift to ice until you're topped off, back to fire. This is important. Equipment. SMN can actually do same dps as BLM if the tank pulls big, but if he pulls small then bye dps since aetherflow is locked to once every 60s. Smn completely obliterates blm. It is likely to change in 4.2. [+]Aikaal comment score below threshold-20 points-19 points-18 points 2 years ago* (5 children). We get it, you don't want BLM to be BLM anymore. [–]NINMahorela5624 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). 0. [–]Shydel 6 points7 points8 points 2 years ago (0 children). FFXIV BLM Resources . After paying a visit to Lalai, she informs us that she has been working on a tome detailing all that she learned of the art of the Black Mage. I personally still love blm more. FFXIV ARR Forum - Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. It's the BLMs job to figure out where they can stand/slidecast/move to minimize DPS loss, no one elses. search glamours using the same piece. 1 Intro; 2 Starting Off; 3 Openers; 4 Rotation; 5 AoE; 6 Role Actions; 7 Log Analysis; Essential Addle. Category:Black Mage Set. This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total. it's my main class. That's your damage side. I'm sure it certainly can out do bad players. This is pretty cool, just tried it out! -Leylines is absurdly helpful. Doubly annoying because any amount of DPS you might squeeze out from eating an attack isn't worth the GCD the healer loses fixing your boo-boos. Dont worry about what other people say, black mage is a really fun job to play and if ur not raiding with it and just wanna do it for fun then go for it. The whole point of slidecasting is that it doesn't interrupt your casting, so you don't loose any DPS. If someone wants to know "where does X rank right now", fine, yeah. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. [–]Everspace 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (1 child). I am my raid top dps, and we have a melee, and a Summoner. The purpose of this forum is for players to hold discussions about the Thaumaturge class and the Black Mage job with other players. If you wish to play other jobs that compliment BLM, I do suggest Summoner and Red Mage and you'll possibly find a like of Bard and Machinist if you like being ranged. Remember, YOU ARE THE DPS! It's night and day. [–][Skar Szomoru - SV - Omega] SkarKrow 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (0 children). Yes, this means you can't move midcast, but you'll learn where to stand in bossfights so you can just drop your leylines and lay down the hurt. This will keep you from wasting time and switching targets and will save your butt when trying to get out of that AoE, [–]WarriorGreek_dev 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago* (3 children).