In a continuing series of articles to assist new players to Final Fantasy XIV, the Lodestone has been updated with a look at Disciples of the Hand and synthesis. The information is designed to help would-be crafters hone their skills.
Q. I can't decide which crafting class to be. What's the difference between them all?
A. Below is a list of all Discipline of the Hand classes, together with a brief description of each. Just like all other classes, players can switch to a crafting class simply by equipping an appropriate primary tool in the main hand. Of course, the classes are not mutually exclusive, and so it is also possible to rank up as many as you like. Feel free to explore them all!
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