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FFXIV Job Unlock Quests: Scholar Unlock Guide

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

Unlocking the Scholar Job

To unlock the Scholar job in FFXIV, you must first reach level 30 as an Arcanist and complete the class quest "Sinking Doesmaga". Then, head to Limsa Lominsa and speak to Murie in the Arcanists' Guild to start the quest "Forgotten but Not Gone". This will begin your journey as a Scholar.

You can find the Arcanists' Guild in Limsa Lominsa - Lower Decks (X: 4.5, Y: 11.3).

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

The Scholar job was added to Final Fantasy XIV with the release of A Realm Reborn and remains a staple healing role in the game.

First Steps as a Scholar

After completing "Forgotten but Not Gone", you'll receive your first Scholar weapon and ability. Continue the job questline to unlock more abilities and deepen your understanding of the Scholar's role in healing your party.

Engage in various quests such as "A Faerie's Gift" and "A Gob in the Machine" to build your skills and reputation as a Scholar.

The Path of a Scholar

As a Scholar, your primary duty is to heal and support your allies while managing your faerie companion to maximize healing efficiency. This involves using your abilities to shield your party and mitigate damage effectively. Embrace your role with wisdom and dedication, 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 Scholar gear, enhancing your performance and appearance.

Why Play as a Scholar?

Playing as a Scholar offers a unique and strategic healing experience. Scholars have strong shielding capabilities, a versatile faerie companion, and consistent healing output. If you enjoy being the strategist of your party and providing strong support, the Scholar job is perfect for you.

Additionally, Scholars have a rich lore and a visually appealing aesthetic that many players find attractive.

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