Note that many crafting macros are too long to fit in one, so they use two with an echo (/e Macro #1 finished ) to let you know when it’s time to use the second macro. This time, each circle needs two players while the red markers must be positioned away from them to avoid the conal strike. The Refulgent Chains players rotate in the direction that they are not chained in, to get to their tower. You can hide UI elements using the /hud command. Beat her up while she uses Redress again, returning to normal and freezing the battlefield. This means the time when enemy A takes damage from my DoT will be different from the time enemy B takes damage from my DoT, but both enemies will be taking damage in 3 second intervals. Again, this will leave one quarter of the platform safe. The orb players touch their orbs. Remember to use these sparingly or leave them out altogether if you’re in a party. These are very common in crafting macros since you have to wait for the animation to play before using each skill. Furthermore, giving it some automation helps you focus on more important things like mechanics. 80, Shiva Where this gets messy is understanding how mechanic targeting works when players are dead. If you know of a clip that would fit in any of these spots, please let me know! I see your point, I really do. Placing ground indicators can feel really slow, so this is a popular usage of macros. There are definitely times where a ‘suboptimal’ macro may be the right choice for an individual. Check if they have two or three stacks of Lightsteeped. These occur every 3 seconds. Once Frigid Eruption resolves, the party should return to the center, as the boss will either cast Driving Frost or Biting Frost, always the opposite cast as the first cast. Gaze mechanics are those where you get punished (stunned, petrified, etc.) That way you don’t have to bother any party members while you test them out. Instead, some attacks arbitrarily go through rez immunity and some do not. I like u better then xenosys. The party moves to avoid Diamond Frost. /ac “Asylum” If (-x% parried) ever appears on your screen, that means you took physical damage. The shared tab is for all characters (alts) you create, while the individual tab is just for the character you’re currently playing. If only one ranged physical DPS is available, then they should be assigned to the left side, since there are two Earthen Aethers in succession. Eden's Verse: Refulgence, known by players as E8, is the final turn of the Eden's Verse raid in Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers. Be aware that if your computer lags, you may find your crafting macro breaks because it needed an extra second in between two actions. Shiva casts The Path of Light. Wait commands can only wait in whole second intervals. /gearset change 3 If you know how to handle these mechanics, progging future fights becomes a lot easier since you are already familiar with the movements. The players with Refulgent Chains stand close to Shiva on the waymarks to take the attack; meanwhile, the others avoid the attack and prepare to detonate their orbs. This often happens when a mechanic has role based targeting, but somebody from that role is dead. This is not a style of macro I personally use, but I’ve heard of people making these before. * Notifications for standings updates are shared across all Worlds. /micon innovation She then casts Redress again, resummoning Hraesvelgr. Many macros you find online will assume no HQ materials are being used, but you may come across one that expects one or more components to be HQ. The cooldown can’t be more than 60 seconds since that’s the maximum time the macro will . 80 How do you create, access, and save your macros? Circle AoEs that have a little arrow on them that indicate the direction the AoE moves. I believe that Samurai’s Third Eye also works like this, although I don’t play Samurai so I cannot confirm. At the snapshot, the server checks the player’s position and determines whether or not the player takes damage or properly resolves a mechanic. I’ll be going through some common ones, but if you’re interested in digging deeper, that’s where you’ll want to look. The adds are distributed as follows. E.g. The party look away from both the blue mirror and Shiva to avoid the attack. I set this to a mouse keybind (ctrl+M3) so I can hover over players and open their character screen: You can make a macro that changes your gearset and HUD layout all at once. has an internal timer that is called a “server tick” or “actor tick”. Bard’s Troubadour, Scholar’s Sacred Soil, Warrior’s Shake it Off, etc. The macro will display the shirk icon and remaining cooldown as well. Good luck. A good rule of thumb is that most mechanics are cast bar based and animation-based ones can be learned as they come. However, if its placed in between the castbar completion and the damage application, the full damage is taken. The former goes off at 2 secs and the latter at 3 secs. It shall be very soon. Before you sac, you should consider the consequences of doing so. Immediately before the first Morn Afah cast, the tanks need to cleanse their Wyrmclaws. Start on the edge as the initial area pulse ticks, then head into the middle once it resolves to avoid the bombs. While these are a bit rarer, they still do happen occasionally and remembering which mechanics have this property is important. Tank LB1 gives the party 20% mitigation for 10 seconds, Tank LB2 gives the party 40% mitigation for 15 seconds, and Tank LB3 gives the party 80% mitigation for 8 seconds. Scholar’s Ruin II, or any melee GCD, the damage snapshots on button press. You can go to System > User Macros to see and create your macros. Some damage will go through rez immunity or other invincibility skills. As you can tell from this document, FFXIV has a crazy engine full of random exceptions, exceptions to those exceptions, and so on. There’s also some use for chat notification macros, but be warned these can be considered spammy or annoying by some players. There’s also usually a listed craftsmanship and control stat to ensure a high quality result. 480  I'll definitely keep fighting hard! This means there are lots of times where every party member needs to be somewhere specific to perform mechanics correctly. You probably see where this is going. Tank LB is the most underutilized LB and can absolutely save runs. At the same time that the red mirror finishes reflecting, Shiva casts Holy, dealing heavy damage depending on proximity to the center of the platform. Remember, there’s a reason that SE prohibits the use of DPS parsers. A donut shaped attack, where the safe spots are directly under the boss or very far away from the boss, A circle shaped attack centered on the boss. Shiva casts Hallowed Wings, on the same side as previously. The video is here but I want to emphasize that this isn’t completely foolproof, especially at higher ping, and it’s possible for unfortunate timing to cause you to still get punished, so I would avoid using this kind of trick in riskier scenarios like the holy gaze mirrors in E8S. Four towers form at the northeast, northwest, southeast, and southwest corners of Shiva's hitbox, with one light in them. Steam and the Steam logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Valve Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. a 10% damage buff that expires in 1 second will still provide the 10% damage buff to the entirety of the DoT, but gaining the buff after the DoT has been cast will not retroactively affect the DoT’s damage, even if it still ticking on the boss. Pastebin.com is the number one paste tool since 2002. I think you’ve done up a very good macro guide here, I just think you may be a little bit biased in this area. In a situation where the boss is off the side of the arena it will be placed on the main tank instead. And if one of these spooky ghosts are doing the action, usually it means standard mitigation debuffs like Reprisal do not work. After the tower explodes, return to assigned position. However, the Warriors of Light are able to suppress the aether unleashed by Hydaelyn. The Frigid Stone targets should spread to the northwest, northeast, southwest, and southeast of Shiva — still in melee range — so that the linear spells from the Frigid Stones leave the cardinal points (North, South, East, and West) untargeted. If you macro Shukuchi using this, you probably only want to keep the line. This means that it’s very important to have aggro of the boss before tank busters even start casting. Stupid game system. Congrats! I often put it at the end, or sometimes the start. Ryne after transforming into a summoned copy of Hydaelyn. This Redress resummons Hraesvelgr places Akh Rhais under every party member, so they should stack and move as a group as soon as she finishes casting; it is appropriate to move exactly when Hraesvelgr grows wings. But it is an extremely important topic so I’m going to try to at least cover it briefly in this section. Notice the numerical waymarks, which will be used for Diamond Frost, among other mechanics. No need to rewrite all your macros when you start a new character. Rival Wings: Astragalos - Hidden Gorge. Shiva casts Redress to change into Shining Armor. Get her done scrub! Special thanks to Perchbird for help with this section! After another Redress (look away) she’ll use Scythe Kick, leaving only the area beneath her safe. /ac “Heart of Stone” Some of the most useful ones I’ve seen in alliance raids make use of the ‘warning’ sound effects, which usually get people to look up and move during an important ‘move to your spot or you’ll die’ mechanic. Savage Wyrm's Lament 2 begins to cast. The body of the macro gives you 15 lines. The original platform is restored during the phase transition, and Shiva summons Hraesvelgr. My love... At long last, we are reunited... And we will never be parted again! Your email address will not be published. Quick disclaimer, I’m writing this primarily based on my knowledge from just playing and observing the game, without access to the game’s internal engine. /p Raising Shiva then casts either Spiteful Dance or Embittered Dance.