Bard/Endwalker/Actions

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Action Acquired Type Cast Recast MP Range
Radius
Effect
Heavy Shot Icon.png
Heavy Shot
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 1 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 150.
Additional Effect: 20% chance of becoming Straight Shot Ready
Duration: 30s
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Straight Shot
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 2 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 180.

Can only be executed when Straight Shot Ready.

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Raging Strikes
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 4 Ability Instant 60s 0y
0y
Increases damage dealt by 10%.
Duration: 20s
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Venomous Bite
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 6 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: Venom
Potency: 15
Duration: 30s
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Bloodletter
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 12 Ability Instant 15s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120.
Shares a recast timer with Rain of Death.

(Maximum Charges: 2)

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Repelling Shot
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 15 Ability Instant 30s 5y
0y
Jump 10 yalms away from current target.

Cannot be executed while bound.

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Quick Nock
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 18 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 12y
12y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to all enemies in a cone before you.

Additional Effect: 30% chance the recast timer for Bloodletter and Rain of Death will be reset

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Windbite
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Deals wind damage with a potency of 60.
Additional Effect: Wind damage over time
Potency: 20
Duration: 30s
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Mage's Ballad
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 30 Spell Instant 120s 25y
0y
Deals unaspected damage with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: Grants Mage's Ballad to all party members within 30 yalms, increasing their damage dealt by 1%
Duration: 45s
Additional Effect: 40% chance to grant Repertoire when damage over time is dealt by Caustic Bite or Stormbite
Repertoire Effect: Resets the recast timer of Bloodletter and Rain of Death
Additional Effect: Grants Mage's Coda

This action does not share a recast timer with any other actions. Furthermore, the recast timer cannot be affected by other actions.

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Warden's Paean
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 35 Ability Instant 45s 30y
0y
Removes one select detrimental effect from self or target party member. If the target is not enfeebled, a barrier is created nullifying the target's next detrimental effect suffered.
Duration: 30s
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Barrage
Archer Icon 3.png Lv. 38 Ability Instant 120s 0y
0y
Triples the number of strikes for a single-target weaponskill. Additional effects added only once.
Duration: 10s
Additional Effect: Grants Straight Shot Ready
Duration: 30s
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Army's Paeon
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 40 Spell Instant 120s 25y
0y
Deals unaspected damage with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: Grants Army's Paeon to all party members within 30 yalms, increasing their direct hit rate by 3%
Duration: 45s
Additional Effect: 40% chance to grant Repertoire when damage over time is dealt by Caustic Bite or Stormbite
Repertoire Effect: Reduces weaponskill cast time and recast time, spell cast time and recast time, and auto-attack delay by 4%
Can be stacked up to 4 times.
Additional Effect: Grants Army's Coda

This action does not share a recast timer with any other actions. Furthermore, the recast timer cannot be affected by other actions.

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Rain of Death
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 45 Ability Instant 15s 25y
8y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to target and all enemies nearby it.
Shares a recast timer with Bloodletter.

(Maximum Charges: 2)

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Battle Voice
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 50 Ability Instant 120s 0y
20y
Increases direct hit rate of all nearby party members by 20%.
Duration: 15s

Can only be executed while singing Mage's Ballad, Army's Paeon, or the Wanderer's Minuet.

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Wanderer's Minuet
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 52 Spell Instant 120s 25y
0y
Deals unaspected damage with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: Grants the Wanderer's Minuet to all party members within 30 yalms, increasing their critical hit rate by 2%
Duration: 45s
Additional Effect: 40% chance to grant Repertoire when damage over time is dealt by Caustic Bite or Stormbite
Repertoire Effect: Allows execution of Pitch Perfect.
Can be stacked up to 3 times.
Additional Effect: Grants Wanderer's Coda

This action does not share a recast timer with any other actions. Furthermore, the recast timer cannot be affected by other actions.

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Pitch Perfect
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 52 Ability Instant 3s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 when Repertoire stack is 1, 220 when Repertoire stack is 2, and 360 when Repertoire stack is 3.

Can only be executed when the Wanderer's Minuet is active.

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Empyreal Arrow
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 54 Ability Instant 15s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 200.
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Iron Jaws
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 56 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: If the target is suffering from a Caustic Bite or Stormbite effect inflicted by you, the effect timer is reset
Additional Effect: 35% chance of becoming Straight Shot Ready
Duration: 30s
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Sidewinder
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 60 Ability Instant 60s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: If the target is suffering from a Caustic Bite or Stormbite effect inflicted by you, Sidewinder potency is increased to 200 for one effect, or 300 for both

Shares a recast timer with Shadowbite.

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Troubadour
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 62 Ability Instant 90s 0y
20y
Reduces damage taken by self and nearby party members by 10%.
Duration: 15s

Effect cannot be stacked with machinist's Tactician or dancer's Shield Samba.

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Caustic Bite
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 64 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 150.
Additional Effect: Poison
Potency: 20
Duration: 45s
Additional Effect: 35% chance of becoming Straight Shot Ready
Duration: 30s
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Stormbite
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 64 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Deals wind damage with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: Wind damage over time
Potency: 25
Duration: 45s
Additional Effect: 35% chance of becoming Straight Shot Ready
Duration: 30s
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Nature's Minne
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 66 Ability Instant 90s 30y
0y
Increases HP recovery via healing actions for a party member or self by 20%.
Duration: 15s
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Refulgent Arrow
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 70 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 280.

Can only be executed when Straight Shot Ready.

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Shadowbite
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 72 Ability Instant 60s 25y
5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to target and all enemies nearby it.
Additional Effect: If the target is suffering from a Caustic Bite or Stormbite effect inflicted by you, Shadowbite potency is increased to 160 for one effect, or 220 for both.

Shares a recast timer with Sidewinder.

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Burst Shot
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 76 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 220.
Additional Effect: 35% chance of becoming Straight Shot Ready
Duration: 30s
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Apex Arrow
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 80 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
25y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to all enemies in a straight line before you.
Soul Voice Gauge Cost: 20
Potency increases up to 500 as Soul Voice Gauge exceeds minimum cost.
Additional Effect: Grants Blast Arrow Ready upon execution while Soul Voice Gauge is 80 or higher
Duration: 30s
Consumes Soul Voice Gauge upon execution.

※Action changes to Blast Arrow while under the effect of Blast Arrow Ready

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Ladonsbite
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 82 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 12y
12y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 110 to all enemies in a cone before you.

Additional effect: 30% chance the recast timer for Bloodletter and Raind of Death will be reset.

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Blast Arrow
Bard Icon 3.png Lv. 86 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s 25y
25y
Delivers an attack to all enemies in a straight line before you with a potency of 500 for the first enemy, and 60% less for all remaining enemies.

Can only be executed while under the effect of Blast Arrow Ready.

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Radiant Finale
Spacer2.png Lv. 90 Ability Instant 90s 0y
20y
Increases damage dealt by self and nearby party members.
Duration: 15s
Effectiveness is determined by the number of different Coda active in the Song Gauge.
1 Coda: 2%
2 Coda: 4%
3 Coda: 5%

Can only be executed when at least 1 coda is active.