Final Fantasy XIV Online

FFXIV Firmament and Diadem Guide (Endwalker 6.x)

The Holy See of Ishgard suffered immense structural damage during the Dragonsong War, with parts of the city destroyed entirely by the Dravanian assault. If you've finished Heavensward, however, that period of Ishgardian history is behind you. The war is over, and the...

FFXIV Crafting Guide: Leveling 1-90 (Endwalker 6.x)

To many players, crafting is one of the most daunting activities that Final Fantasy XIV has to offer. The mechanics are pretty complex and can be tough to master, but the work is worth the reward. Crafting is one of the most profitable activities in FFXIV, and there's...

FFXIV White Mage Job Guide: Leveling and Rotation

In the world of Eorzea, Black and White Magic flow through the land in currents and eddies like mountain streams. Where the former tends toward destruction, White Magic aligns harmoniously with nature, bringing renewal and healing to those in need. The FFXIV White...

FFXIV Paladin Job Guide: Leveling and Rotation

Defender of the weak. Dispenser of justice. The FFXIV Paladin is the eternally noble fantasy archetype that will ever protect those who cannot protect themselves. It’s also the Job that the Gladiator Class develops into, confidently holding down the Tank role with a...

FFXIV Monk Job Guide: Leveling and Rotation

In this FFXIV Monk job guide, we will cover everything you need to know about the Monk job including some leveling and rotation tips. Feel free to use our Table of Contents below to skip around if there's specific information you are seeking. Among the many...

FFXIV Classes and Jobs Overview

Final Fantasy XIV handles its class system a bit differently than most MMOs. Some FFXIV classes are just classes, but many of them build into "jobs," which represent a mastery of the archetype. So what's the difference between disciples, classes, and jobs? We'll be...

FFXIV Bard Guide: Sing Songs, Sling Arrows

Sing a song of triumph. Inspire your party unto victory. The role of the Bard in Final Fantasy XIV is two-fold: fill the chaotic void of combat with beautiful music to inspire yourself and others, and rain as much razor-sharp hell as you can on your foes. In this...

Final Fantasy XIV Dark Knight Guide

Final Fantasy XIV Dark Knight Guide

In Final Fantasy XIV, the people of Eorzea celebrate the Warrior of Light, but some would argue they ask too much of their hero. Perhaps it's time to walk a different path. Perhaps it's time to embrace darkness and stare deep into the abyss. In this FFXIV Dark Knight...

7 Best FFXIV Solo Classes and Jobs

Final Fantasy XIV may be the first mainstream RPGMMO — an RPG first and an MMO second. And in true Final Fantasy fashion, there are staggeringly long cutscenes and plenty of content geared for the solo player. Let’s say you want to fly solo. Which class should you...

FFXIV Beginner’s Mining Guide (Leveling 1 to 80)

Final Fantasy XIV’s Eorzea is a land of wealth, both natural and otherwise. But if you want some of that wealth for yourself, you’re going to have to work for it. Learn how to make the most of your pickaxe-powered gathering career in this FFXIV Beginner’s Mining...

The Best Starting Classes in Final Fantasy 14 Online

Below, you'll find our recommendations for the best starting classes in FFXIV that will help you learn the in's and out's of this MMO that's growing rapidly right now. Unlike most modern MMORPGs, Final Fantasy XIV does not bind characters to a single class. Instead,...