Final Fantasy XIV Thaumaturge Guide

final fantasy xiv thaumaturgeThe spell caster in Final Fantasy XIV online is known as the Thaumaturge, who has the ability to eliminate any enemy that gets in his way. Thaumaturges have a skill that allows them to call upon hidden powers from deep inside their hearts through introspection of their true nature. Tools such as wands and items that are decorative and look similar to Buddhist rosaries, allow Thaumaturges to call upon spiritual magic. Ul'dah is the main center for their place of worship.

The Thaumaturge is able to command latent aether using a Staff or a Scepter A shield that is equipped with Shield Actions can be used by the Thaumaturge.

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When it comes to powers of destruction, the Thaumaturge is unmatched. Special enhancing spells are available to the Thaumaturge that can help to boost the abilities of their party members during battle, making them a definite benefit to have in your party.

There are several different attacks available in the Thaumaturge arsenal. Throughout their journey in Eorzea, these attacks will be very helpful in many different situations.

Final Fantasy XIV Thaumaturge Weapon Skills and Spells

The following are the skills used by the Thaumaturge:

Phantom Dart - Launches a missile attack. The damage caused depends on the equipped weapon.
Rank: 1

Damnation - The targeted enemy will be haunted with visions of hells and causes umbral damage. This spell provides the caster MP depending on the damage dealt.
Rank: 10
Action Cost: 3

Silhouette - Launches a shadowy attack that causes damage to the targeted enemy and decreases enmity.
Rank: 20

Shadowfall - Launches a shadowy attack quite similar to Silhouette however instead of just dealing damage to the targeted enemy, this spell also causes damage to nearby enemies.
Rank: 40

The Thaumaturge posseses 3 types of Magic and they are Damage, Enfeebling and Support:

Damage Magic

Banish - An AoE spell that causes astral damage and reduces the astral magic defense of the enemies in the area.
Rank: 1
Action Cost: 3

Scourge - An AoE spell that causes umbral damage and reduces the umbral magic dense of enemies in the area.
Rank: 1
Action Cost: 3

Poison - An AoE spell that inflicts poison to the enemies.
Rank: 6
Action Cost: 3

Punishing Barbs - Channels your pain to a targeted enemy. Redirects a portion of damage dealt to you back to its source.
Rank: 10
Action Cost: 3

Banish II - An AoE spell that causes astral damage to and reduces astral magic defense of enemies.
Rank: 24
Action Cost: 3

Scourge II - An AoE spell that causes umbral damage to and reduces umbral magic defense of enemies.
Rank: 24
Action Cost: 3

Drain - An AoE spell that transfers a portion of HP from enemies to you.
Rank: 26
Action Cost: 3

Flashfreeze - Unleashes a chilling blast. Causes ice damage and temporarily incapacitating the target.
Rank: 30
Action Cost: 3

Shadowsear - Causes damage and increases your magic potency in proportion to the difference in HP between you and the target.
Rank: 42
Action Cost: 4

Poison II - An AoE spell that inflicts poison to the enemies.
Rank: 44
Action Cost: 3

Drain II - An AoE spell that transfers a portion of HP from enemies to you.
Rank: 48
Action Cost: 3

Enfeebling Magic

Gravity - An AoE spell that slows down enemies’ movement speed.
Rank: 8
Action Cost: 3

Slow - An AoE spell that decreases the Stamina generation of enemies.
Rank: 8
Action Cost: 3

Bio - An AoE spell that reduces the attack power of enemies within range.
Rank: 12
Action Cost: 3

Dia - An AoE spells that reduces the defense of enemies within range.
Rank: 12
Action Cost: 3

Bind - Renders moving enemies within area of effect immobile. Does not affect non-moving targets.
Rank: 28
Action Cost: 3

Silence - An AoE spell that silences enemies.
Rank: 28
Action Cost: 3

Paralyze - An AoE spell that paralyzes enemies.
Rank: 28
Action Cost: 3

Mass Fear - An AoE spell that causes enemies to flee in terror.
Rank: 32
Action Cost: 3

Bio II - An AoE spell that causes umbral damage over time and reduces the attack power of enemies.
Rank: 36
Action Cost: 3

Dia II - An AoE spell that causes astral damage over time and reduces the defense of enemies.
Rank: 36
Action Cost: 3

Blind - An AoE spell that reduces the accuracy of enemies.
Rank: 38
Action Cost: 3

Support Magic

Exaltation - Chants in tongues of replenishment. Recovers MP.
Rank: 1

Blood Rite - Spills your own blood in a sacrificial rite. Enhances magic potency.
Rank: 2
Action Cost: 3

Sacrifice – Consumes HP to restore some of the targeted enemy’s HP. This spell provides Regen to allies within range.
Rank: 4
Action Cost: 2

Dark Seal - Focuses your mental energies. Increases the magic accuracy of your next cast.
Rank: 14
Action Cost: 3

Stygian Spikes – An AoE support spell that provides umbral spikes to party members, which allows them to steal MP from attacking enemies.
Rank: 16
Action Cost: 3

Absorb ACC – Transfers some of the targeted enemy’s accuracy to the caster.
Rank: 18
Action Cost: 3

Absorb ATK – Transfers some of the targeted enemy’s Attack to the caster.
Rank: 18
Action Cost: 3

Absorb DEF – Transfers some of the targeted enemy’s Defense to the caster.
Rank: 18
Action Cost: 3

Absorb EVA – Transfers some of the targeted enemy’s Evasion to the caster.
Rank: 18
Action Cost: 3

Siphon MP – Transfers some of the targeted enemy’s MP to the caster.
Rank: 20
Action Cost: 3

Sacrifice II - An AoE support spell that heals a portion of HP and additional HP over time to party members.
Rank: 20
Action Cost: 2

Initiation - Bestows your strengths on another. Grants up to four enhancing statuses to a party member.
Rank: 24
Action Cost: 3

Firm Conviction - Increases your defense when casting.
Rank: 30
Action Cost: 4

Paradigm Shift - Amplify your voice. Increases the area of effect and reduces the range of thaumaturgy spells.
Rank: 30
Action Cost: 3

Siphon TP - Transfers a portion of the targeted enemy's TP to you.
Rank: 32
Action Cost: 3

Blood Rite II - Spills your own blood in a sacrificial rite. Enhances magic potency.
Rank: 34
Action Cost: 3

Resurrect - Revives a KO'd target.
Rank: 38
Action Cost: 2

Soul Ward - Allows target to instantaneously revive upon being KO'd.
Rank: 38
Action Cost: 2

Emulate - Imitates the very essence of another. Assumes the target's elemental resistances.
Rank: 40
Action Cost: 3

Stygian Spikes II - An AoE spell that armors party members with umbral spikes. Grants the ability to absorb MP from attacking enemies.
Rank: 42
Action Cost: 3

Siphon MP II - Transfers a portion of the target's MP to you.
Rank: 44
Action Cost: 3

Dark Seal II - Focuses your mental energies. Increases the magic accuracy of your next cast.
Rank: 46
Action Cost: 3

Sacrifice III - An AoE spell that heals a portion of HP and additional HP over time to party members.
Rank: 48
Action Cost: 2

Transcendence - Increases your affinity with thaumaturge-based actions by 10, up to a maximum of 100.
Rank: 50
Action Cost: 3

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