Disclaimer: yes I know every job is valuable and all that stuff, but obviously you can't deny that any party without a healer or a tank won't work, while a party without a generic DPS job can. Based on this statement, how would you rank the jobs?
I'd say it's something like this:
1. White Mage 2. Paladin=Warrior 3. Scholar 4. Black Mage=Bard 5. Dragoon 6. Pugilist 7. Summoner
xJehodxPosted 9/12/2013 11:36:43 PM
I.. I don't know how to feel about this. This list is exactly the same as my opinion.
GET OUT OF MY HEAD CHARLES, GET OUT OF MY HEAD. --- "Sa souvraya niende misain ye." 3DS FC- 4339-2579-1658
OnallionPosted 9/12/2013 11:38:18 PM
I would rank SMN over monk and dragoon just because of the ranged advantage. Otherwise, agreed.
James43090Posted 9/12/2013 11:42:19 PM
I think you need to remove healers and tanks from the other DPS classes and score them against each other.
What's with all the Mnk hate? From what I've seen they are top DD atm, nothing is even close when they get rolling. --- PSN: Mystic_Phoenix
kyosuke34Posted 9/12/2013 11:57:42 PM
Black mage/ bard at the top for me for the burst Then dragoon cause of mobility Then Summoner cause of rez Then the monk --- The mmo that beats wow will be the first that tries not to .
Another_CyzykPosted 9/12/2013 11:58:49 PM
If you aren't going to say Warrior = Paladin, then it's Warrior > Paladin.
Wet_moonPosted 9/13/2013 12:00:20 AM
If I had to form a (fairly inexperienced) opinion:
1. BLM/BRD 2. SMN 3. DRG/MNK
WAR vs PLD
Most people seem to like WAR but I like playing as PLD so I feel biased.
WHM vs SCH
I think WHM is better overall but I think they will ultimately pair together very well making it insignificant to compare them until we get another healing job. --- You can't fire me, I don't work in this van!
Raven_ShikumiPosted 9/13/2013 12:08:01 AM
If you're in a full party, and you aren't running whm&sch, you're doing it oh so wrong. --- Mowowowow.
TheTrueNubPosted 9/13/2013 12:12:30 AM
As far as DPS:
1. Bard - can't beat songs 2. Black Mage - Great burst, AoE LB, and AoE cc. 3. Monk - Top DPS, along with a party buff for greater heals 4. Summoner - Unimpressive outside of resurrection and AoE LB 5. Dragoon - Brings no raid/party utility whatsoever, along with having lower DPS than monk. --- Keep calm and hee-ho FFXIV: Richard Vaeros - Leviathan