Following the release of Patch 4.5, Final Fantasy XIV Online introduces a new and unique way to experience the world of Hydaelyn with today’s release of the Blue Mage job. The first limited job in Final Fantasy XIV Online is available to all players with a level 50 Disciple of War or Magic class/job and have completed the main scenario quest “The Ultimate Weapon” for A Realm Reborn.
The highly requested Blue Mage learns new actions through fighting monsters, mimicking these abilities in battle. The blue mage will initially have a maximum level 50 and can learn 49 unique monster abilities at release—both the level cap and number of abilities you can learn will increase in future updates.
In case you missed the Blue Mage reveal, here is another look at the trailer. Long time fans will be very familiar with the Blue Mage and Final Fantasy XIV players have long awaited the return of this job class.
The conclusion of the Stormblood storyline is set to arrive in late March with Patch 4.56, which will pave the way for theShadowbringers™ expansion pack due for release in early summer 2019. Additionally, subsequent updates are planned for the Patch 4.5 series, which will introduce additional features and content for all players.
Fans can look forward to more information on Shadowbringers during the European Fan Festival on February 2-3, 2019 at the La Grande Halle de La Villette in Paris, as well as the Tokyo Fan Festival on March 23-24, 2019.