4.4 PvP Job Updates

The 4.4 Preliminary Notes have been posted this morning. Benediction has been replaced by Tetragrammaton, AST got a quality-of-life change to Benefic, and a few potency increases for DRG, BRD, and MCH.


Action Adjustment
Skewer Duration of additional effect reducing target's attack potency and healing magic potency by 10% has been increased from 6 to 10 seconds.
Jump Potency has been increased from 1,000 to 1,250.
Spineshatter Dive Potency has been increased from 500 to 750.


Action Adjustment
Blunt Arrow Recast time increased from 30 to 40 seconds.


Action Adjustment
Flamethrower Potency has been increased from 500 to 1,000.

White Mage

With the removal of https://xivdb.com/action/8902/benediction, White Mages now have https://xivdb.com/action/3570/tetragrammaton.

Action Effect
Tetragrammaton - **Base recast time of 20 seconds**
- Restores target's HP.
- Cure Potency: 3,500
- Additional Effect: Reduces Tetragrammaton recast time by a percentage corresponding to the number of healing Lilies stacked at time of action execution (at which time the Lilies are removed).
  • 1 Lily: 10%
  • 2 Lilies: 25%
  • 3 Lilies: 50%

Look out for White Mage burst! Assize is getting potency added to it.

Action Adjustment
Assize The additional effect "Deals unaspected damage to all nearby enemies with a potency of 1,000" has been added.


Action Adjustment
Benefic Casting Benefic while under the effect of Abridged will cause Abridged to be applied again.

Here is a link to the full Patch 4.4 Notes (Preliminary).