Black Mage Skills Overview
Guide Info
Last Updated: 26 Oct, 2021
Patch Applicable: 5.58
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Actions

Icon Action Level Type MP Casting Recast Description
Blizzard Blizzard 1 Spell 400 2.5s 2.5s Deals ice damage with a potency of 180.
Fire Fire 2 Spell 800 2.5s 2.5s Deals fire damage with a potency of 180.
Transpose Transpose 4 Ability - Instant 5s Swaps Astral Fire with a single Umbral Ice or Umbral Ice with a single Astral Fire.
Thunder Thunder 6 Spell 200 2.5s 2.5s Deals lightning damage with a potency of 30. Additional Effect: Deals lightning damage over time with a potency of 40 for 18s.
Sleep Sleep 10 Spell 800 2.5s 2.5s Puts target and all nearby enemies to sleep.
Blizzard II Blizzard II 12 Spell 800 2s 2.5s Deals ice damage with a potency of 50 to all nearby enemies.
Scathe Scathe 15 Spell 800 Instant 2.5s Deals unaspected damage with a potency of 100.
Fire II Fire II 18 Spell 1,500 3s 2.5s Deals fire damage with a potency of 80 to target and all enemies nearby it.
Thunder II Thunder II 26 Spell 400 3s 2.5s Deals lightning damage with a potency of 30 to target and all enemies near it. Additional Effect: Deals Lightning damage over time with a potency of 30 for 12s.
Manaward Manaward 30 Ability - Instant 120s Creates a barrier that nullifies damage totaling up to 30% of maximum HP.
ManaFont Manafont 30 Ability - Instant 180s Restores 30% of maximum MP.
Fire III Fire III 34 Spell 2,000 3.5s 2.5s Deals fire damage with a potency of 240.
Freeze Freeze 35 Spell 1,000 2.5s 2.5s Deals ice damage with a potency of 100 to target and all enemies near it.
Blizzard III Blizzard III 40 Spell 800 3.5s 2.5s Deals ice damage with a potency of 240.
Thunder III Thunder III 45 Spell 400 2.5s 2.5s Deals lightning damage with a potency of 70. Additional Effect: Deals lightning damage over time with a potency of 40 for 24s.
Aetherial Manipulation Aetherial Manipulation 50 Ability - Instant 10s Rush to a target party member’s side. Unable to cast if bound.
Flare Flare 50 Spell All 4s 2.5s Deals fire damage to a target and all enemies near it with a potency of 260 for the first enemy, and 40% less for all remaining enemies.
Ley Lines Ley Lines 52 Ability - Instant 90s Connects with naturally occurring ley lines to create a circle of power which, while standing within it, reduces spell cast time, recast time and auto-attack delay by 15%.
Sharpcast Sharpcast 54 Ability - Instant 30s Ensures the next Scathe, Fire, or Thunder spell cast will, for the first hit, trigger Scathe’s additional effect, Firestarter or Thundercloud respectively.
Enochian Enochian 56 Ability - Instant 30s Increases magic damage dealt by 15%. Also allows the casting of Blizzard IV and Fire IV, Despair and Umbral Soul.
Blizzard IV Blizzard IV 58 Spell 800 2.8s 2.5s Deals ice damage with a potency of 300.
Fire IV Fire IV 60 Spell 800 2.8s 2.5s Deals fire damage with a potency of 300.
Between the Lines Between the Lines 62 Ability - Instant 3s Move instantly to Ley Lines drawn by you. Cannot be executed while bound.
Thunder IV Thunder IV 64 Spell 800 3s 2.5s Deals lightning damage with a potency of 50 to target and all enemies near it. Additional Effect: Deals lightning damage over time with a potency of 30 for 18s.
Triplecast Triplecast 66 Ability - Instant 60s The next three spells will require no cast time.
Foul Foul 70 Spell - 2.5s 2.5s Deals unaspected damage to target and all enemies near it with a potency of 650 for the first enemy, and 25% less for all remaining enemies. Polyglot Cost: 1
Despair Despair 72 Spell All 3s 2.5s Deals fire damage with a potency of 380.
Umbral Soul Umbral Soul 76 Spell - Instant 2.5s Grants Umbral Ice and 1 Umbral Heart.
Xenoglossy Xenoglossy 80 Spell - Instant 2.5s Deals unaspected damage with a potency of 750. Polyglot Cost: 1

Magic Ranged DPS actions

Icon Action Level Type MP Casting Recast Description
Addle Addle 8 Ability - Instant 90s Lowers the target’s intelligence and mind by 10%.
Swiftcast Swiftcast 18 Ability - Instant 60s Next spell is cast immediately.
Lucid Dreaming Lucid Dreaming 24 Ability - Instant 60s Gradually restores own MP.
Surecast Surecast 44 Ability - Instant 120s Spells can be cast without interruption. Nullifies most incoming knockback and draw-in effects for 6s.