Black Mage (FF14)


Paladin can be unlocked by having level 30 Thaumaturge and level 15 Archer1. It also requires completion of the quest Sylph-management.

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These are Black Mage's job quests. They can be undertaken when you reach certain levels on your Thaumaturge/Black Mage, and the first of them unlocks the job itself.

Level 2.0+ Quest 1.x Quest
30 Taking the Black Hearing Voices
35 You'll Never Go Back A Time to Kill
40 International Relations International Relations
45 The Voidgate Breathes Gloomy
The Blood Must Flow
The Voidgate Breathes Gloomy
Gearing Up
50 Always Bet on Black Always Bet on Black
52 An Unexpected Journey
54 A Cunning Plan
56 Black Squawk Down
58 Destruction in the Name of Justice
60 The Defiant Ones


Job Abilities

This section lists the abilities and spells you can only learn and use as a Black Mage. Note that learning these isn't automatic, each comes from a different quest that is unlocked at the level mentioned.
Note that the official English version of FF14 uses a numbered tier system instead of the FF -ra -ga tier system. Below, the real name of the applicable spells has been included in parenthesis for easier understanding.

Level 2.0+ Ability 1.x Ability
30 Convert Convert
35 Freeze Freeze
40 Apocatastasis Flare
45 Manawall Sleepga
50 Flare Burst
52 Ley Lines
54 Sharpcast
56 Enochian
58 Blizzard IV (Blizzaja)
60 Fire IV (Firaja)

Black Mage can also use the following Limit Break abilities.

Type Ability
Limit Break Lv 1 Skyshard
Limit Break Lv 2 Starstorm
Limit Break Lv 3 Meteor
Adrenaline Rush Cometeor

Secondary Abilities

Below you can find what abilities Black Mage inherits from its base class Thaumaturge. Note that only version 2.0+ abilities are listed, please see Thaumaturge's page for 2.0+ traits and 1.x abilities.

Thaumaturge Learnables
Level 1 - Blizzard
Level 2 - Fire
Level 4 - Transpose
Level 6 - Thunder
Level 8 - Surecast
Level 10 - Sleep
Level 12 - Blizzard II (Blizzara)
Level 15 - Scathe
Level 18 - Fire II (Fira)
Level 22 - Thunder II (Thundara)
Level 26 - Swiftcast
Level 30 - Manaward
Level 34 - Fire III (Firaga)
Level 38 - Blizzard III (Blizzaga)
Level 42 - Lethargy
Level 46 - Thunder III (Thundaga)
Level 50 - Aetherial Manipulation

PVP Abilities
Aetheric Burst
Mana Draw
Night Wing
Phantom Dart

Cross-class Abilities

The following is a list of the cross-class abilities Black Mage can use.

Archer Arcanist
Raging Strikes
Hawk's Eye
Quelling Strikes
Eye for an Eye


The sections below deal in various equipment that can only be worn by Black Mages.


Relic Weapon/Zodiac Weapon (lv50/i80-135)
Stardust Rod
Stardust Rod Zenith
Stardust Rod Atma
Stardust Rod Animus
Stardust Rod Novus
Stardust Rod Nexus
Lilith Rod
Lilith Rod Zeta


Artifact Armor (AF) (lv45-50)
Wizard's Petasos
Wizard's Coat
Wizard's Gloves
Wizard's Crakows
Wizard's Tonban

Relic Armor (lv50/i90)
Sorcerer's Petasos
Sorcerer's Coat
Sorcerer's Gloves
Sorcerer's Crakows
Sorcerer's Tonban

Artifact Armor 2 (AF2) (Lv60/i210)
Goetia Tricorne
Goetia Coat
Goetia Gloves
Goetia Chausses
Goetia Thighboots

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