Dancer

Comprehensive Guide for Dancer in Shadowbringers

by Ringabel Dim of Excalibur

A gameplay guide for how to play and optimize the Dancer rotation covering the job’s fundamentals while also looking into advanced tips and tricks.

In-Depth Write-Up

by Ellunavi

Tunings, Testings, and Findings for Dancer – indepth calculations that serve as a basis for DNC priorities and rotational decisions

Gearing

Level 80 Gear Guide

Meld Priority

Crit > DH > Det > SKS

5.4 Best in Slot (BiS)

ilvl 530 BiS

2.50 GCD

5.4 Gearing Guide

Guide on gearing for savage prep and tomestone buy order

Opener & Rotation

by Io Whitespirit

Eden's Promise Savage Tips

by Ringabel Dim of Excalibur

Tips and tricks for Eden’s Verse Savage (E9S – E12S) for Dancer.

Eden's Verse Savage Tips

by Ringabel Dim of Excalibur

Tips and tricks for Eden’s Verse Savage (E5S – E8S) for Dancer.

Who should you partner?

Assuming it’s in a skill & gear vacuum the priority is as follows:

Partner Calculator

This priority list was made based on interactions between all jobs and DNC buffs and by using the new Partner Calculator (created by Ciel) which is a useful tool to help determine who in a given log would be the best dance partner.

The Balance

An FFXIV community hub focused on teaching, learning, theorycrafting, and optimizing XIV jobs and encounters. 

Content on this page is provided in large part by the mentors and theorycrafters of the balance!

Log Analysis

xivanalysis is a fantastic site for an overview of your endgame encounter performance.