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Table of Contents
Attacking Skills Passive Skills Active/Supportive Skills
First Job Magician Energy Bolt MP Boost Magic Armor Magic Guard Teleport
Second Job Common Spell Mastery MP Eater High Wisdom Magic Booster
Fire/Poison + Ice/Lightning Wizard Meditation
Fire/Poison Wizard Flame Orb Poison Breath Elemental Drain Ignite
Ice/Lightning Wizard Cold Beam Thunder Bolt Freezing Crush Chilling Step
Cleric Heal Holy Arrow Blessed Ensemble Invincible Bless
Third Job Common Arcane Overdrive
Fire/Poison + Ice/Lightning Mage Element Amplification Elemental Decrease Teleport Mastery
Fire/Poison Mage Explosion Poison Mist Burning Magic Mana Burn Teleport Mastery (FP) Viral Slime Elemental Adaptation (Fire, Poison)
Ice/Lightning Mage Ice Strike Glacier Chain Storm Magic Shatter Thunderstorm Elemental Adaptation (Ice, Lightning)
Priest Shining Ray Holy Focus Dispel Mystic Door Holy Symbol Holy Magic Shell Holy Fountain Divine Protection
Fourth Job Common Buff Mastery Arcane Aim Maple Warrior Hero's Will Infinity
Fire/Poison Arch Mage Myst Eruption Paralyze Meteor Shower Flame Haze Fervent Drain Ifrit
Ice/Lightning Arch Mage Chain Lightning Blizzard Freezing Breath Frozen Orb Frost Clutch Elquines
Bishop Big Bang Angel Ray Genesis Blessed Harmony Bahamut Advanced Blessing Resurrection
Skills
Hyper Skills Common
(Stat + Active)
Hyper Strength Hyper Dexterity Hyper Intelligence Hyper Luck Hyper Jump Hyper Speed Hyper Accuracy Hyper Defense Hyper Magic Defense Hyper Fury Hyper Mana Hyper Health Hyper Critical Epic Adventure
Skill enhancers Active / Supportive Skills
Fire/Poison Arch Mage Poison Mist - Cripple Paralyze - Extra Strike Mist Eruption - Cooldown Cutter Poison Mist - Aftermath Paralyze - Reinforce Mist Eruption - Guardbreak Poison Mist - Reinforce Paralyze - Cripple Mist Eruption - Extra Strike Inferno Aura Megiddo Flame
Ice/Lightning Arch Mage Teleport Mastery - Range Chain Lightning - Extra Strike Frozen Orb - Critical Chance Teleport Mastery - Spread Chain Lightning - Reinforce Frozen Orb - Spread Teleport Mastery - Reinforce Chain Lightning - Spread Frozen Orb - Reinforce Absolute Zero Aura Lightning Orb
Bishop Holy Magic Shell - Cooldown Cutter Holy Symbol - Item Drop Advanced Blessing - Extra Point Holy Magic Shell - Persist Holy Symbol - Experience Advanced Blessing - Boss Rush Holy Magic Shell - Extra Guard Holy Symbol - Preparation Advanced Blessing - Ferocity Righteously Indignant Heaven's Door

First Job[edit]

Magician[edit]

MS Skill MP Boost.png MP Boost
"Increases Max MP permanently. Also increases MP proportional to your level."
MS Skill Magic Guard 2.png Magic Guard
"Damage dealt to you affects your MP instead of your HP. If your MP reaches 0, your HP takes the full amount of damage."
MS Skill Energy Bolt.png Energy Bolt
"Consumes MP to fire a condensed energy bolt that explodes on contact with an enemy."
MS Skill Light Speed.png Teleport
"Allows you to teleport a set distance to other locations on the same map using the arrow keys."
MS Skill Magic Armor.png Magic Armor
"Condenses magic around your armor to increase Weapon Defense by a percentage of your Magic Defense."
Requires Level 3 Magic Guard

Second Job[edit]

Common Second Job skills[edit]

MS Skill Spell Mastery.png Spell Mastery
"Increases Magic Mastery and Magic Attack."
MS Skill MP Eater.png MP Eater
"Absorbs the enemy's MP when attacking with Magic skills until the enemy's MP reaches 0."
Requires Level 5 Spell Mastery
MS Skill High Wisdom.png High Wisdom
"Permanently increase INT through mental discipline."
MS Skill Spell Booster.png Magic Booster
"Increases Magic Attack Speed for set duration."

Fire/Poison and Ice/Lightning Wizard[edit]

  • The skill below belongs to only the Fire/Poison Wizard and Ice/Lightning Wizard.
MS Skill Meditation.png Meditation
"Temporarily enhances the Magic Attack of all party members nearby through meditation."
Requires Level 3 MP Eater

Fire/Poison Wizard[edit]

MS Skill Flame Orb.png Flame Orb
"Creates and throws a burning orb at multiple enemies. Very effective against Ice Attribute monsters."
MS Skill Poison Breath.png Poison Breath
"Sends a poisonous droplet at an enemy, also striking enemies near the target. The enemies will take damage for a short time."
MS Skill Elemental Drain.png Elemental Drain
"Increases total damage based on the number of nearby enemies that are hit with your damage over time effects."
MS Skill Ignite.png Ignite
"Grants a chance to create a firewall at the target location when using fire magic."

Ice/Lightning Wizard[edit]

MS Skill Cold Beam.png Cold Beam
"Drops sharp ice shards on enemies to deal damage. Enemies that are hit will freeze and slow down. Able to deal great damage to fire attribute enemies."
MS Skill Thunder Bolt.png Thunder Bolt
"Creates a powerful magnetic field that fires down lightning bolts on up to 6 enemies."
MS Skill Freezing Crush.png Freezing Crush
"When attacking enemy with Freeze stacks, increases Max Critical Damage per stack."
MS Skill Chilling Step.png Chilling Step
"When you use the Teleport skill, your path will freeze immediately and deal damage to enemies that pass over it, freezing them as well. Can be toggled On/Off with the skill key."

Cleric[edit]

MS Skill Heal.png Heal
"Restores the HP of all surrounding party members. Monsters within the skill range are inflicted with the effect that increases incoming damage for a short duration. Undead monsters take additional damage."
MS Skill Invincible.png Invincible
"Temporarily decreases all damage received."
Requires Level 5 Heal
MS Skill Bless.png Bless
"Increases Weapon ATT, Magic ATT, DEF, Accuracy, and Avoidability of all nearby team members for a set amount of time. Can be stacked with other buff skills."
Requires Level 5 Invincible
MS Skill Holy Arrow.png Holy Arrow
"Attacks multiple monsters with Holy Arrows. Very effective against Undead and Devil monsters."
MS Skill Blessed Ensemble.png Blessed Ensemble
"Increases your total damage in proportion to the number of nearby party members you have buffed. Obtains additional Party Bonus EXP based on the number of Clerics, Priests, Bishops in the party. Bonus cannot be greater than 60% and does not apply if the level difference is too big between party members. Your own effects do not apply to you."

Third Job[edit]

Common Third Job skills[edit]

MS Skill Arcane Overdrive.png Arcane Overdrive
"Permanently increases Critical Rate and Minimum Critical Damage."

Fire/Poison and Ice/Lightning Mage[edit]

  • The skills below belong to only the Fire/Poison Mage and Ice/Lightning Mage.
MS Skill Element Amplification.png Element Amplification
"Increases the MP cost and the Magic Attack of your magic skills."
MS Skill Elemental Reset.png Elemental Decrease
"Temporarily decreases the magic attributes of all attacks that you use."
  • The skills below belongs to only the Ice/Lightning Mage and Priest. Fire/Poison Mages have a different version, seen here.
MS Skill Teleport Mastery.png Teleport Mastery
"When activated, enemies at the teleport location will take damage and become Stunned. Also, permanently increases teleport distance. This skill can be toggled on and off with the skill key."
Requires Level 5 Teleport

Fire/Poison Mage[edit]

MS Skill Explosion.png Explosion
"Creates a Fire explosion near you that hits nearby enemies."
MS Skill Poison Mist.png Poison Mist
"Temporarily creates a poisonous fog around you that deals damage to all enemies nearby."
MS Skill Burning Magic.png Burning Magic
"All of your damage over time durations and damage increase when you attack enemies under damage over time, stun, freeze, darkness, or paralysis effects."
MS Skill Teleport Mastery (FP).png Teleport Mastery (FP)
"When activated, instead of consuming extra MP, enemies at the teleport location will take damage and become Stunned. Also has a chance to apply more damage over time. Also permanently increases teleport distance. This skill can be toggled on and off with the skill key."
Requires Level 5 Teleport
MS Skill Viral Slime.png Viral Slime
"Summons a slime that sprays lethal poison. The slime will stick to an enemy to deal continuous damage. It splits into 2 when the target is eliminated."
MS Skill Elemental Adaptation (Fire, Poison).png Elemental Adaptation (Fire, Poison)
"Cover yourself with a veil of fire and poison to defend against critical Abnormal Status at the cost of a portion of Max MP. Has a chance to regenerate when successful. Cooldown only applies when regeneration fails."
MS Skill Mana Burn.png Mana Burn
"When attacking with fire, grants a chance to burn out the enemy's MP to deal extra damage that ignores enemy defenses. Does not work if the enemy's MP is extremely low."

Ice/Lightning Mage[edit]

MS Skill Ice Strike.png Ice Strike
"Creates an Ice explosion near you that attacks nearby enemies."
MS Skill Storm Magic.png Storm Magic
"Has a chance to instantly kills monsters with low HP. Damage will increase when you attack enemies under damage over time, stun, freeze, or darkness effects."
MS Skill Glacier Chain.png Glacier Chain
"Sends forth a frozen chain, pulling in enemies and freezing them."
MS Skill Thunderstorm.png Thunderstorm
"Summons a thunderstorm. Lightning deals more damage to fewer numbers of enemies. The thunderstorm follows you slowly, but it loses power and vanishes if it falls too far behind."
MS Skill Elemental Adaptation (Ice, Lightning).png Elemental Adaptation (Ice, Lightning)
"Forms a barrier of ice and lightning. If you get attacked by critical Abnormal Status, the barrier immediately activates and blocks all Abnormal Statuses for a short time. Also increases all elemental and abnormal status resistances permanently."
MS Skill Shatter.png Shatter
"When attacking frozen enemies, you have a chance to ignore a portion of their defenses."

Priest[edit]

  • Advanced from the second job Cleric.
MS Skill Dispel.png Dispel
"Nullifies all enemy magic effects within the targeted area while removing all abnormal conditions suffered by nearby allies. Decreases Divine Protection's cooldown based on the number of treated party members. The Dispel skill can remove critical abnormal conditions, including Knocked Out, Seduction, Confusion, and Zombified."
MS Skill Mystic Door.png Mystic Door
"Creates a portal that leads to the nearest town. All members of the party can use it multiple times until the portal disappears. Press Up Key to move."
Requires Level 3 Dispel
MS Skill Holy Symbol.png Holy Symbol
"Temporarily allows all nearby party members to gain additional EXP while hunting."
Requires Level 3 Dispel
MS Skill Shining Ray.png Shining Ray
"Attacks multiple enemies at once with a ray of holy light. Deals massive damage to the Undead and Devil-type monsters."
MS Skill Holy Focus.png Holy Focus
"Permanently increases all magic attacks, Heal magic Critical Rates, Accuracy, and Magic Mastery."
Requires Level 10 Spell Mastery
MS Skill Holy Magic Shell.png Holy Magic Shell
"Fully restores an ally's HP and grants them a holy shield which will absorb up to 10 hits. The shield can last up to 20 seconds, and when it's activated once, it will not be reactivated for a short time even if a different character uses Holy Magic Shell."
MS Skill Holy Fountain.png Holy Fountain
"Summons the Holy Fountain to recover party member's HP using holy power. Even a party member in Undead status can use it. Go near the fountain and press the up arrow key to recover. Cannot be summoned near a portal."
MS Skill Divine Protection.png Divine Protection
"Permanently increases Abnormal Status and all Elemental Resistances. When used, you use holy power to create a holy barrier that blocks critical Abnormal Status. Upon casting Dispel, the cooldown is reduced according to the number of recovered party members."

Fourth Job[edit]

Those in Italic can be obtained through Combat Orders.

Common Fourth Job skills[edit]

MS Skill Maple Warrior.png Maple Warrior
"Increases the base stats of all party members."
MS Skill Hero's Will.png Hero's Will
"By focusing your mind, you can ignore some abnormal status effects. However, this will not work on all abnormal status effects."
MS Skill Buff Mastery.png Buff Mastery
"Permanently increases Magic Attack and increases the duration of all buffs on you."
MS Skill Arcane Aim.png Arcane Aim
"Ignores a portion of enemy Defense when attacking. Damage dealt increases with consecutive attacks. Stacks up to 5 times."
MS Skill Infinity.png Infinity
"Lets you use skills without spending MP and has a chance to trigger Power Stance on hit. Also, continually recovers HP and MP, and increases the damage of all attack magic. Enemy attacks will not remove this effect."

Fire/Poison Arch Mage[edit]

MS Skill Myst Eruption.png Myst Eruption
"Permanently increases Poison Mist's continuous damage. Upon using the skill, nearby Poison Mists explode, dealing fatal damage to enemies. The damage will increase proportional to the number of continuous damage effects applied to the target. You cannot detonate Mists set by others. The damage boost applies up to the 5th effect. If the mist explodes successfully, the cooldown of Flame Haze will reset."
Requires Level 20 Poison Mist
MS Skill Ifrit.png Ifrit
"Summons a Fire Ifrit that attacks multiple enemies for a short time. Also permanently increases mastery."
MS Skill Paralyze.png Paralyze
"Surrounds multiple enemies with fire to temporarily paralyze them while inflicting great damage. Paralyzed enemies take continuous damage."
MS Skill Meteor Shower.png Meteor Shower
"Summons meteorites from the sky to inflict powerful fire damage on multiple enemies. If you attack while Meteor Shower is in cooldown, a meteorite will fall on a single enemy to deal damage."
MS Skill Flame Haze.png Flame Haze
"Surrounds enemies with burning poisonous mist to make them untouchable while slowing them down with continuous damage. In addition, if it hits an enemy, the Poison Mist will form at that location. If it does not hit an enemy, the Poison Mist will form at your location."
MS Skill Elemental Drain.png Fervent Drain
"Increases the effect of Elemental Drain."

Ice/Lightning Arch Mage[edit]

MS Skill Elquines.png Elquines
"Summons Elquines for a short time. Elquines can attack multiple enemies at once and upon learning the Elquines skill, the mastery will permanently increase."
Requires Level 10 Spell Mastery
MS Skill Chain Lightning.png Chain Lightning
"Attacks target with high-voltage lightning attack, stunning the enemy. Additional critical rate is applied, and Chain Lightning can chain attack targets near the target."
MS Skill Blizzard.png Blizzard
"Summons spears of ice from the sky, showering multiple enemies with a nasty blizzard to freeze them. Attack during Blizzard's cooldown: a chance to deal damage on a single enemy with Blizzard."
MS Skill Freezing Breath.png Freezing Breath
"Freeze yourself and enemies with powerful cold air to stun them and continually reduce their Defense."
MS Skill Frozen Orb.png Frozen Orb
"Create and throw a Frozen Orb that fires ice shards everywhere to deal damage. The orb slows significantly when it encounters an enemy."
MS Skill Freezing Crush.png Frost Clutch
"Increases the effect of Freezing Crush."

Bishop[edit]

  • Advanced from the third job Priest.
MS Skill Big Bang.png Big Bang
"Gathers power to form an energy vortex, culminating in a powerful Holy explosion that decreases enemy DEF if the skill is fully charged when cast. DEF reduction effect can be stacked."
MS Skill Bahamut.png Bahamut
"Temporarily summons Bahamut to deal Holy damage. Bahamut can attack multiple enemies at the same time."
MS Skill Advanced Blessing.png Advanced Blessing
"Lets you use skills without spending MP and has a chance to trigger Power Stance on hit. Also, continually recovers HP and MP, and increases the damage of all attack magic. Enemy attacks will not remove this effect."
Requires Level 10 Bless
MS Skill Resurrection.png Resurrection
"Resurrects a party member using a ray of holy light."
MS Skill Angel Ray.png Angel Ray
"Attacks with a holy arrow, dealing tremendous holy damage. Very effective against Undead or Devil type monsters. Restores allies' HP. Restores Undead allies as well."
MS Skill Genesis.png Genesis
"A holy ray of light shines down from the sky, burning up to 15 monsters at once. An additional Critical Rate will be applied. If Genesis is on cooldown, Big Bang will be cast immediately."
MS Skill Blessed Ensemble.png Blessed Harmony
"Increases the effect of Blessed Ensemble."

Hyper Skills[edit]

Common Stat Enhancers and Active Skills[edit]

MS Skill Hyper Strength.png Hyper Strength
"Permanently increases STR."
Unlocked at level 140
MS Skill Hyper Dexterity.png Hyper Dexterity
"Permanently increases DEX."
Unlocked at level 140
MS Skill Hyper Intelligence.png Hyper Intelligence
"Permanently increases INT."
Unlocked at level 140
MS Skill Hyper Luck.png Hyper Luck
"Permanently increases LUK."
Unlocked at level 140
MS Skill Hyper Jump.png Hyper Jump
"Permanently increases Jump."
Unlocked at level 146
MS Skill Hyper Speed.png Hyper Speed
"Permanently increases Movement Speed."
Unlocked at level 152
MS Skill Hyper Accuracy.png Hyper Accuracy
"Permanently increases Accuracy."
Unlocked at level 158
MS Skill Hyper Defense.png Hyper Defense
"Permanently increases Weapon DEF."
Unlocked at level 165
MS Skill Hyper Magic Defense.png Hyper Magic Defense
"Permanently increases Magic DEF."
Unlocked at level 174
MS Skill Hyper Fury.png Hyper Fury
"Permanently increases Max DF (useless for Magicians)."
Unlocked at level 180
MS Skill Hyper Mana.png Hyper Mana
"Permanently increases Max MP."
Unlocked at level 186
MS Skill Hyper Health.png Hyper Health
"Permanently increases Max HP."
Unlocked at level 192
MS Skill Hyper Critical.png Hyper Critical
"Permanently increases Critical Rate."
Unlocked at level 198
MS Skill Epic Adventure M.png Epic Adventure
"Call upon the bravery deep within to increase damage output and max damage. Only applies to explorer classes within the party."
Unlocked at level 200

Fire/Poison Arch Mage Hyper Skills[edit]

Skill Enhancers[edit]

MS Skill Poison Mist - Cripple.png Poison Mist - Cripple
"Increases Poison Mist's damage over time damage."
Unlocked at Level 143
MS Skill Paralyze - Extra Strike.png Paralyze - Extra Strike
"Increases the number of attacks for Paralyze."
Unlocked at Level 149
MS Skill Mist Eruption - Cooldown Cutter.png Mist Eruption - Cooldown Cutter
"Reduces Mist Eruption cooldown."
Unlocked at Level 155
MS Skill Poison Mist - Aftermath.png Poison Mist - Aftermath
"Increases duration of Poison Mist damage over time."
Unlocked at Level 162
MS Skill Paralyze - Reinforce.png Paralyze - Reinforce
"Increases the damage of Paralyze."
Unlocked at Level 168
MS Skill Mist Eruption - Guardbreak.png Mist Eruption - Guardbreak
"Boosts the DEF ignored by Mist Eruption."
Unlocked at Level 177
MS Skill Poison Mist - Reinforce.png Poison Mist - Reinforce
"Buffs Poison Mist damage."
Unlocked at Level 183
MS Skill Paralyze - Cripple.png Paralyze - Cripple
"Increases damage over time for Paralyze."
Unlocked at Level 189
MS Skill Mist Eruption - Extra Strike.png Mist Eruption - Extra Strike
"Increases the number of attacks for Mist Eruption."
Unlocked at Level 195

Active Skills[edit]

MS Skill Inferno Aura.png Inferno Aura
"Channels the fire chakras to burst into flame, damaging nearby enemies."
Unlocked at level 150
MS Skill Megiddo Flame.png Megiddo Flame
"Fires a blue flame that burns the enemy to the very soul."
Unlocked at level 170

Ice/Lightning Arch Mage Hyper Skills[edit]

Skill Enhancers[edit]

MS Skill Teleport Mastery - Range.png Teleport Mastery - Range
"Increases Teleport Mastery range bonus."
Unlocked at Level 143
MS Skill Chain Lightning - Extra Strike.png Chain Lightning - Extra Strike
"Increases Chain Lightning's number of attacks."
Unlocked at Level 149
MS Skill Frozen Orb - Critical Chance.png Frozen Orb - Critical Chance
"Increases Frozen Orb critical chance bonus."
Unlocked at Level 155
MS Skill Teleport Mastery - Spread.png Teleport Mastery - Spread
"Increases the number of enemies Teleport Mastery hits."
Unlocked at Level 162
MS Skill Chain Lightning - Reinforce.png Chain Lightning - Reinforce
"Increases Chain Lightning damage."
Unlocked at Level 168
MS Skill Frozen Orb - Spread.png Frozen Orb - Spread
"Increases the number of monsters that Frozen Orb hits."
Unlocked at Level 177
MS Skill Teleport Mastery - Reinforce.png Teleport Mastery - Reinforce
"Increases Teleport Mastery damage."
Unlocked at Level 183
MS Skill Chain Lightning - Spread.png Chain Lightning - Spread
"Increases the number of monsters hit by Chain Lightning."
Unlocked at Level 189
MS Skill Frozen Orb - Reinforce.png Frozen Orb - Reinforce
"Increases the damage of Frozen Orb."
Unlocked at Level 195


Active Skills[edit]

MS Skill Absolute Zero Aura.png Absolute Zero Aura
"Surrounds allies with unbreakable coldness."
Unlocked at level 150
MS Skill Lightning Orb.png Lightning Orb
"Creates a large, unstable sphere of electricity to continuously zap enemies."
Unlocked at level 170

Bishop Hyper Skills[edit]

Skill Enhancers[edit]

MS Skill Holy Magic Shell - Cooldown Cutter.png Holy Magic Shell - Cooldown Cutter
"Reduces Holy Magic Shell cooldown."
Unlocked at Level 143
MS Skill Holy Symbol - Item Drop.png Holy Symbol - Item Drop
"Increases your drop rate when using Holy Symbol."
Unlocked at Level 149
MS Skill Advanced Blessing - Extra Point.png Advanced Blessing - Extra Point
"Increases the effectiveness of Advanced Blessing’s Max HP and the Max MP boost"
Unlocked at Level 155
MS Skill Holy Magic Shell - Persist.png Holy Magic Shell - Persist
"Increases the duration of Holy Magic Shell."
Unlocked at Level 162
MS Skill Holy Symbol - Experience.png Holy Symbol - Experience
"Increases your EXP earned when using Holy Symbol."
Unlocked at Level 168
MS Skill Advanced Blessing - Boss Rush.png Advanced Blessing - Boss Rush
"Increases the Boss ATT of Advanced Blessing."
Unlocked at Level 177
MS Skill Holy Magic Shell - Extra Guard.png Holy Magic Shell - Extra Guard
"Increases Holy Magic Shell's guard count."
Unlocked at Level 183
MS Skill Holy Symbol - Preparation.png Holy Symbol - Preparation
"Increases resistance to status ailments and all elements from using Holy Symbol."
Unlocked at Level 189
MS Skill Advanced Blessing - Ferocity.png Advanced Blessing - Ferocity
"Increases the effectiveness of Advanced Blessing’s Weapon Attack and Magic Attack boost."
Unlocked at Level 195

Active Skills[edit]

MS Skill Righteously Indignant.png Righteously Indignant
"Fuels your body with the fury of an avenging angel."
Unlocked at level 150
MS Skill Heaven's Door.png Heaven's Door
"Knocks on the door to the heavens to punish enemies and bless your allies at the same time."
Unlocked at level 170