Arcanist (Bravely Default)

Header BD FF.png
Index Characters Locations Equipment Bestiary
Arcanist
Arcanist (BDFF).png
Kana 魔人
Romaji Majin
Specialty Ability Absorb M. Damage
Job Command Ritualism

Arcanist is one of the 24 jobs available in Bravely Default.

[edit] Statistics

HP MP STR INT DEX VIT MND AGI
C S E S C E A B
Sword Axe Spear Rod Staff Dagger Bow Katana Fist Shield Helm Armor
E E E S C E E E E E E E

[edit] Abilities

The Arcanist's Specialty ability, Absorb M. Damage, lets it recover HP from magic attacks aimed at it.

Ability Job Level Cost Description
Corpse 1 4 MP Has a 75% chance to place one target in the doom state.
Black Magic Amp 2 1 slot Raise the MP cost of black magic by 1.5 times, and raise its damage by 1.25 times. This can be set at the same time as Max Black Magic.
Exterminate 3 4 MP Deal a tremendous amount of dark damage to all allies and enemies who are in the poison state.
Absorb M.Damage 4 1 slot Recover HP equal to 25% of the damage taken from a magic attack. This effect is not triggered by damage from poison, nor by damage that results in a K.O.
Twilight 5 9 MP Instantly slay all allies and enemies who are in the sleep state. Note that this will not work on certain enemies, such as bosses.
Save BM MP 6 2 slots Lower the MP cost of black magic by 25%.
Sacrifice 7 --- Sacrifice 25% of your maximum HP to raise your magic attack by 50% for three turns.
Zero 8 1 slot Raise the damage of magic attacks to 1.5 times normal when the last digit of your current MP is 0.
Convergence 9 3 slots Increase the damage of magic that can only be group-cast to 1.5 times normal by narrowing its focus to a single target.
Annihilation 10 4 MP Unleash a dark-based magic attack on all allies and enemies with -1 BP or less. Note that the lower the target's BP, the more damage will be dealt.
Status Ailment Amp 11 1 slot Raise the chances of imparting a status ailment.
Iniquity 12 4 MP Unleash a dark-based magic attack on all allies and enemies with 1 BP or more. Note that the higher the target's BP, the more damage will be dealt.
Max Black Magic 13 3 slots The MP cost of black magic doubles, but it also does 1.5 times more damage. This can be set at the same time as Black Magic Amp.
Interment 14 1/4 of
total MP
Deal high dark damage to all enemies.

[edit] Gallery

Related Threads

The Jobs of Bravely Default - last post by @ Jun 18, 2014
Last edited by ar_cat on 29 April 2016 at 16:39
This page has been accessed 112 times.