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FFXIV Job Unlock Quests: Machinist Unlock Guide

In this FFXIV guide, I show how to unlock the Machinist Job.

Unlocking the Machinist Job

To unlock the Machinist job in FFXIV, you must have the Heavensward expansion and reach level 50 in any Disciple of War or Magic class. Then, head to Ishgard and speak to Stephanivien at the Skysteel Manufactory to start the quest "Savior of Skysteel". This will begin your journey as a Machinist.

You can find the Skysteel Manufactory in Ishgard - Foundation (X: 8.1, Y: 10.1).

Follow the questline, and you'll unlock the Machinist job, gaining access to its abilities and equipment.

The Machinist job was added to Final Fantasy XIV in the Heavensward expansion and offers a unique ranged DPS role in the game.

First Steps as a Machinist

After completing "Savior of Skysteel", you'll receive your first Machinist weapon and ability. Continue the job questline to unlock more abilities and deepen your understanding of the Machinist's role in dealing damage from a distance.

Engage in various quests such as "The Power of Deduction" and "Blood on the Sand" to build your skills and reputation as a Machinist.

The Path of a Tactician

As a Machinist, your primary duty is to deal damage from afar using a combination of firearms and mechanical constructs. This involves using your abilities to maximize your damage output and support your party with various tools. Embrace your role with precision and strategy, and you'll become a key asset in any group content in FFXIV.

As you advance, you'll unlock more powerful abilities and gain access to unique Machinist gear, enhancing your performance and appearance.

Why Play as a Machinist?

Playing as a Machinist offers a dynamic and engaging ranged DPS experience. Machinists have high damage potential, mobility, and a range of supportive tools. If you enjoy a technical playstyle and coordinating your abilities for maximum effect, the Machinist job is perfect for you.

Additionally, Machinists have a distinctive aesthetic with their advanced weaponry and gadgets, making them visually appealing and fun to play.

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Mastering Final Fantasy XIV: A Comprehensive Guide to Eorzea

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