FFXIV’s seven-hour long Letter from the Producer revealed more information about Endwalker’s two new jobs–Reaper and Sage. You can check out the Reaper and Sage segments in the Job Action video attached below to get a sense of what the rotations and designs feel like. Other jobs’ Endwalker upgrades and tweaks are also included in the same video, if you’d like to check out how your main has changed or stayed the same.
Reaper falls under the melee DPS category. Maining a scythe weapon, Reaper players are also accompanied by a shadowy grim reaper-looking avatar. By becoming the vessel for this avatar, reapers can unleash attacks that cause more damage.
Reaper has two gauges, one of them being the Soul Gauge. Charging up the Soul Gauge allows reapers to deploy different attacks, including some of the ones available when “possessed” by the avatar. The second gauge, the Shroud Gauge, starts filling up when the reaper uses both their attacks and their avatar’s attacks. This gauge will allow you to be possessed by the avatar and utilize special combos.
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