Black Mage/Endwalker/Traits

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Trait Acquired Effect
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Aspect Mastery
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 1 Casting of certain fire and ice spells will grant a stack of Astral Fire and Umbral Ice respectively.
Maximum Stacks: 1
Duration: 15s
While under the effect of either Astral Fire or Umbral Ice, casting a spell of the opposite element will consume no MP.
Effect does not apply to Flare.

Removed: Full stack requirement for 0 MP cost.

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Maim and Mend
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 20 Increases base action damage and HP restoration by 10%.

Removed: Second Astral Fire or Umbral Ice stack.

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Aspect Mastery II
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 20 Allows the stacking of a second Astral Fire or Umbral Ice.
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Thundercloud
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 28 Grants a 10% chance that after each damage over time tick inflicted by Thunder or Thunder III (3% for Thunder II or Thunder IV), the next Thunder, Thunder II, Thunder III, or Thunder IV will add its full damage over time amount to its initial damage, have no cast time, and cost no MP.
Duration: 18s
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Aspect Mastery III
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 35 Allows the stacking of a third Astral Fire and Umbral Ice.

Casting Fire II or Blizzard II grants maximum stacks of Astral Fire or Umbral Ice respectively.

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Maim and Mend II
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 40 Increases base action damage and HP restoration by 10%.

Removed: Third Astral Fire or Umbral Ice stack.

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Firestarter
Thaumaturge Icon 3.png Lv. 42 Grants a 40% chance that after casting Fire, your next Fire III will require no MP and have no cast time.
Duration: 30s
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Thunder Mastery
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 45 Upgrades Thunder to Thunder III.
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Enochian
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 56 Increases damage dealt by 5% while under the effect of Astral Fire or Umbral Ice.
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Enhanced Freeze
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 58 Grants 3 Umbral Hearts upon casting Freeze.
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Thunder Mastery II
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 64 Upgrades Thunder II to Thunder IV.
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Enhanced Umbral Heart
Removed
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Enhanced Enochian
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 70 Grants the effect of Polyglot upon maintaining Enochian for 30 seconds. Also improves Enochian's magic damage increase to 10%.
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Enhanced Sharpcast
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 74 Reduces Sharpcast recast timer to 30 seconds.
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Enhanced Enochian II
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 78 Improves Enochian's magic damage increase to 15%.
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Enhanced Polyglot
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 80 Allows the stacking of a second Polyglot.
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Enhanced Foul
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 80 Allows for the immediate casting of Foul.
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Aspect Mastery IV
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 82 Upgrades Fire II and Blizzard II to High Fire II and High Blizzard II.
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Enhanced Manafont
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 84 Reduces Manafont recast time to 120 seconds.
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Enhanced Enochian III
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 86 Improves Enochian's magic damage increase to 20%.
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Enhanced Sharpcast II
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 88 Allows the accumulation of charges for consecutive uses of Sharpcast.

Maximum Charges: 2

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Aspect Mastery V
Black Mage Icon 3.png Lv. 90 Adds a Paradox marker to your Elemental Gauge.

The marker is made active after reaching Astral Fire III then swapping to the opposite element. Conversely, the marker can also be made active after reaching Umbral Ice III and gaining 3 Umbral Hearts then swapping to the opposite element.