Scholar Job Changes and Updates — Dawntrail 7.0

Last updated on Jun 06, 2024 at 16:45 by Zyrk 5 comments

On this page, you will find any job changes and skill updates for Scholar in Final Fantasy XIV: Dawntrail (Patch 7.0).

1.

Scholar Job Actions in Dawntrail

As of the media tour build, the only changes to Scholar's pre-Dawntrail spells and abilities are as follows:

Action Type Adjustment
Chain Stratagem Icon Chain Stratagem Ability Duration increased from 15s to 20s.
(New) Additional Effect: Grants Impact Imminent, allowing the execution of Baneful Impaction within 30s.
Broil IV Icon Broil IV Spell Potency increased from 295 to 310.
Biolysis Icon Biolysis Spell Potency of damage over time increased from 70 to 75.
Recitation Icon Recitation Ability Recast time reduced from 90s to 60s.
1.1.

New Scholar Job Actions

Scholar receives several new spells and abilities on the road to level 100, including an upgraded version of Succor Icon Succor and a powerful AoE DoT that can be used after Chain Stratagem Icon Chain Stratagem. Its new capstone ability, Seraphism, changes your appearance for its duration, applies a party-wide regen, and provides access to powerful new healing spells.

Action Type Effect
Baneful Impaction
(Lv.92)
Ability Deals unaspected damage over time to target and all enemies within 5y of it.
Potency: 140
Duration: 30s
Can only be executed while under the effect of Impact Imminent.
Concitation
(Lv.94)
Spell Restores own HP and the HP of all party members within 15y.
Cure Potency: 200
Additional Effect: Erects a magicked barrier which nullifies damage equaling 180% of the amount of HP restored
Duration: 30s
Effect cannot be stacked with certain Sage barrier effects.
Seraphism
(Lv.100)
Ability Gradually restores the HP of self and all party members within a radius of 50y.
Cure Potency: 100
Additional Effect: Changes Adloquium Icon Adloquium to Manifestation and Concitation to Accession
Duration: 20s
Effect cannot be stacked with Dissipation Icon Dissipation.
Can only be executed while a faerie is summoned and you are in combat.
Manifestation Spell Restores target's HP.
Cure Potency: 360
Additional Effect: Grants Galvanize to target, nullifying damage equaling 180% of the amount of HP restored. When critical HP is restored, also grants Catalyze, nullifying damage equaling 180% of the amount of HP restored.
Duration: 30s
Effect cannot be stacked with certain Sage barrier effects.
Can only be executed while under the effect of Seraphism.
Note: Cast time is instant.
Accession Spell Restores own HP and the HP of all party members within 15y.
Cure Potency: 240
Additional Effect: Grants Galvanize to target, nullifying damage equaling 180% of the amount of HP restored.
Duration: 30s
Effect cannot be stacked with certain Sage barrier effects.
Can only be executed while under the effect of Seraphism.
Note: Cast time is instant.
1.2.

New Scholar Traits

Scholar receives several new traits on the way to level 100, enhancing some existing spells and abilities and providing some quality of life improvements.

Trait Acquired Effect
Enhanced Chain Stratagem Lv.92 Grants Impact Imminent upon using Chain Stratagem Icon Chain Stratagem, allowing the execution of Baneful Impaction.
Duration: 30s
Enhanced Swiftcast Lv.94 Reduces Swiftcast Icon Swiftcast recast time from 60s to 40s.
Tactician's Mastery Lv.94 Increases the potency of Biolysis Icon Biolysis's damage over time to 75 and Broil IV Icon Broil IV to 310.
Succor Mastery Lv.96 Upgrades Succor Icon Succor to Concitation.
Enhanced Recitation Lv.98 Reduces Recitation Icon Recitation recast time to 60 seconds.
1.3.

Scholar Opener and Rotation Changes

Very little has changed about Scholar's opener or rotation except the addition of Baneful Impaction to every Chain Stratagem Icon Chain Stratagem window. This is our expected standard opener, but it may change with the release of the expansion in response to changes in other jobs' numbers or rotations in order to maximize the value of Chain Stratagem.

keyboard
  • Pre-pull equivalent of Grade 8 Tincture of Mind Icon Grade 8 Tincture of Mind
  • Precast Broil IV Icon Broil IV
  • Biolysis Icon Biolysis
    • Dissipation Icon Dissipation
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Chain Stratagem Icon Chain Stratagem
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Aetherflow Icon Aetherflow
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain
  • Broil IV Icon Broil IV
    • Baneful Impaction
2.

Scholar Job Showcase

This section of the Dawntrail Job Actions Trailer showcases some of the new spells and abilities that Scholar will be getting in the upcoming expansion.

3.

Scholar Action Changes Throughout Endwalker

Scholar has received a several adjustments throughout the Endwalker patch cycle, mostly aimed at improving usability through range increases, MP cost reductions, and quality of life adjustments.

3.1.

Patch 6.4 Changes

Action Type Adjustment
Fey Illumination Icon Fey Illumination Ability Effect radius increased from 15 to 30 yalms.
Sacred Soil Icon Sacred Soil Ability Effect radius increased from 15 to 30 yalms.
Deployment Tactics Icon Deployment Tactics Ability Effect radius increased from 15 to 30 yalms.
Seraphic Illumination Icon Seraphic Illumination Ability Effect radius increased from 15 to 30 yalms.
Consolation Icon Consolation Ability Effect radius increased from 15 to 30 yalms.
Expedient Icon Expedient Ability Effect radius increased from 15 to 30 yalms.
3.2.

Patch 6.2 Changes

Action Type Adjustment
Embrace Icon Embrace Spell No longer generates enmity.
Seraphic Veil Icon Seraphic Veil Spell No longer generates enmity.
Fey Union Icon Fey Union Ability No longer generates enmity when activating its HP restoration effect.
3.3.

Patch 6.1 Changes

Action Type Adjustment
Ruin Icon Ruin Spell MP cost reduced from 400 to 300.
Embrace Icon Embrace Spell Range from which party members can be targeted has been increased.
Bio Icon Bio Spell MP cost reduced from 400 to 300.
Bio II Icon Bio II Spell MP cost reduced from 400 to 300.
Sacred Soil Icon Sacred Soil Ability Area of effect radius has been increased from 8 to 10 yalms.
Expedient Icon Expedient Ability Duration of the effect that increases movement speed has been reduced from 20 to 10 seconds.
3.4.

Patch 6.05 Changes

Action Type Adjustment
Fey Union Icon Fey Union Ability Range has been increased from 15 yalms to 30 yalms.
The range within which players must stay has been increased from 15 yalms to 30 yalms.
4.

Scholar Spell Changes in Patch 6.0

In Endwalker, Scholar receives some much needed quality-of-life adjustments. The fairy actions are now much more responsive, and shielding is now almost instantaneous. Its capstone action may not seem like much, but it provides essential mitigation and speed to help your party members in critical situations.

4.1.

Changes to Scholar Spells

  1. Ruin Icon Ruin potency changed from 160 to 150, and cast time changed from 2.5 seconds to 1.5 seconds.
  2. Physick Icon Physick cure potency changed from 400 to 450.
  3. Summon Eos Icon Summon Eos cast time changed from 2.5 seconds to 1.5 seconds.
  4. Summon Selene cast time changed from 2.5 seconds to 1.5 seconds.
  5. Adloquium Icon Adloquium's barrier effect amount has been changed from nullifying damage equaling 125% to 180%. Additionally, the effect cannot be stacked with certain sage barrier effects.
  6. Succor Icon Succor's barrier effect amount has been changed from nullifying damage equaling 125% to 160%. Additionally, the effect cannot be stacked with certain sage barrier effects.
  7. Ruin II Icon Ruin II potency changed from 200 to 220.
  8. Art of War Icon Art of War potency changed from 160 to 165, and MP cost changed from 600 to 400.
  9. Broil Icon Broil potency changed from 240 to 220, and cast time changed from 2.5 seconds to 1.5 seconds.
  10. Broil II Icon Broil II potency changed from 260 to 240, and cast time changed from 2.5 seconds to 1.5 seconds.
  11. Broil III Icon Broil III potency changed from 290 to 255, and cast time changed from 2.5 seconds to 1.5 seconds.
4.2.

New Scholar Spells

  1. Broil IV Icon Broil IV deals unaspected damage with a potency of 295.
  2. Art of War II Icon Art of War II deals unaspected damage with a potency of 180 to all nearby enemies.
5.

Scholar Ability Changes in Patch 6.0

  1. Whispering Dawn Icon Whispering Dawn cure potency changed from 120 to 80.
  2. Aetherflow Icon Aetherflow's MP regeneration amount changed from 10% of maximum MP to 20% of maximum MP.
  3. Energy Drain Icon Energy Drain no longer restores MP. Its recast time was also changed from 3 seconds 1 second.
  4. Deployment Tactics Icon Deployment Tactics area range changed from 10 to 15, and recast time changed from 120 seconds to 90 seconds.
  5. Fey Blessing Icon Fey Blessing cure potency changed from 350 to 320.
  6. Summon Seraph Icon Summon Seraph added "action changes to Consolation upon execution."
  7. Consolation Icon Consolation cure potency changed from 300 to 250.
5.1.

New Scholar Abilities

  1. Protraction Icon Protraction increases maximum HP of a party member or self by 10% and restores the amount increased. It also increases HP recovery via healing actions by 10% for 10 seconds.
  2. Expedient Icon Expedient grants Expedience and Desperate Measures to all nearby party members. Expedience increases movement speed, and Desperate Measures reduces damage taken by 10%.
6.

Scholar Pet Actions Changes in Patch 6.0

  1. Embrace Icon Embrace cure potency changed from 150 to 180.
  2. Whispering Dawn Icon Whispering Dawn cure potency changed from 120 to 80.
  3. Fey Union Icon Fey Union cure potency changed from 400 to 300.
  4. Fey Blessing Icon Fey Blessing cure potency changed from 350 to 320.
  5. Seraphic Veil Icon Seraphic Veil cure potency changed from 200 to 180.
  6. Angel's Whisper Icon Angel's Whisper cure potency changed from 120 to 80.
  7. Consolation Icon Consolation cure potency changed from 300 to 250.
7.

Removed Scholar Actions

Sic was the only Scholar action removed in Patch 6.0.

8.

Scholar Trait Changes in Patch 6.0

  1. Broil Mastery now upgrades Ruin Icon Ruin to Broil Icon Broil and increases the potency of Ruin II Icon Ruin II to 160, and Art of War Icon Art of War to 165.
8.1.

New Scholar Traits

  1. Broil Mastery IV upgrades Broil III Icon Broil III to Broil IV Icon Broil IV and increases the potency of Ruin II Icon Ruin II to 220.
  2. Art of War Mastery upgrades Art of War Icon Art of War to Art of War II Icon Art of War II.
  3. Enhanced Healing Magic increases the healing potency of all global cooldown healing spells. This also increases the barrier potency of Adloquium Icon Adloquium to 180% the amount healed and Succor Icon Succor to 160% the amount healed.
  4. Enhanced Deployment Tactics reduces Deployment Tactics Icon Deployment Tactics recast time to 90 seconds.
9.

Changelog

  • 06 Jun. 2024: Updated with Dawntrail media tour information.
  • 16 May 2024: Updated with pre-Dawntrail information from Job Action trailer and Live Letter 81.
  • 19 Dec. 2021: Page added.
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