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Forum Top: Tanking

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Welcome to Forum: Tanking

    The purpose of this forum is for players to hold discussions about players who redirect enemy attacks toward themselves to protect other players. ...

    Started by Gildrein‎, 12-02-2011 05:04 PM
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    12-02-2011, 05:04 PM Go to last post
  1. Enmity & Tanking Adjustment Suggestion

    Apologies, this is a long post, yet this topic is also not simply put. I've given a lot of thought to what brings tanks into their current...

    Started by Rwolf‎, 03-23-2015 04:59 AM
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    03-31-2015, 12:25 AM Go to last post
  2. DEV Suggestion to make adjustments to CE and VE - Quality of Life

    This post is around the premise that you desire to see a traditional 'tank' in FFXI. If you do not agree with that premise, this post will just annoy...

    Started by Jile‎, 11-16-2014 06:43 AM
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    dev, end game, enmity, ninja, paladin
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    01-15-2015, 08:57 AM Go to last post
  3. Just delete this entire Section

    Dear SE, There is no such thing as tanking in FFXI anymore. You might as well delete this entire section. Or re-examine the enmity mechanics of...

    Started by Cursed‎, 02-10-2012 11:19 AM
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    01-15-2015, 07:55 AM Go to last post
  4. Provoke Merit for PLD to control Enmity

    In thinking of how the merit Aura Steal was created for Thief, I want to recommend a merit to alter Provokes design when used by a Paladin. The...

    Started by Castian‎, 07-04-2014 09:50 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    10-01-2014, 04:51 AM Go to last post
  5. Enmity Cap

    Ok so i had this really long, really well thought out message with examples and such and then i went to look up a specific term on wiki and my stupid...

    Started by Kavik‎, 06-25-2012 12:02 AM
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    04-28-2014, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  6. Suggestions for PLD

    i have an idea that may allow PLD's to have a use a again. Focus Points: Works much like thf th, PLD exclusive and based on duration of...

    Started by Leandre‎, 03-16-2013 06:48 AM
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    07-10-2013, 03:17 AM Go to last post
  7. How to fix pld as tank??

    I think one good idea a frined told me sense i never realy did level pld myself but they suggest giving pld its own version of pervoke. Make it...

    Started by Ritsuka‎, 12-04-2011 06:59 PM
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    03-04-2013, 02:23 AM Go to last post
  8. Make VIT based WSs lock hate?

    There aren't a large variety of VIT based WS, but they obviously are better suited for tougher characters....since they involve stacking VIT. Any...

    Started by ManaKing‎, 10-24-2012 03:54 AM
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    01-12-2013, 04:08 PM Go to last post
  9. Tanking for a returning team

    Hello All, Myself and 2 others have recently returned to Vana'Diel and we're running around having a good time at low levels, but we're recently...

    Started by Dumathoin‎, 11-21-2012 09:10 AM
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    12-05-2012, 04:20 AM Go to last post
  10. Any jobs

    Any job can Tank if you right lvl,gear,sj which is very sad cause back in the days that wasn't true but now a days even cause my friend is a 99 WHM...

    Started by solodragon1984‎, 04-27-2012 10:24 PM
    drinking and posting
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    05-04-2012, 11:27 AM Go to last post
  11. Only way to effectively fix emnity while keeping game balance.

    Only way to effectively fix emnity while keeping game balance. We all know the emnity system is 100% broken. I am main PLD and also play ninja,...

    Started by JeremyCarbuncle‎, 03-01-2012 03:19 PM
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    04-25-2012, 10:17 AM Go to last post
  12. Damage Reduction Caps

    Ok, I have what is probably a simple question and I would just like to confirm before I start wasting gear slots. If Damage reductions cap out at...

    Started by Alerith‎, 01-26-2012 01:55 PM
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    01-30-2012, 02:38 AM Go to last post
  13. NIN Tanking

    NIN is the best Tank for a NON BLM Enemy since Shadows are wiped by "-AGA" spells it is a BIG BIG Weakness of us, Ninjas. However NIN are also...

    Started by Kuroganashi‎, 12-03-2011 02:12 AM
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    ninja, tank 1 Deleted Post(s)
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    12-20-2011, 07:39 PM Go to last post
  14. Samurai as intended

    I've never been one for cutting cookies and my job choices (SAM/RNG and SCH) reflect that mentality. Since this is the tank tactics forum, I suppose...

    Started by Delvish‎, 12-03-2011 02:00 AM
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    12-09-2011, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  15. Tanking Discussion, not a "VS" forum

    So I've noticed that in the time this forum has been up the only threads to appear are talking about how 1 job beats others as a tank, which as it...

    Started by Patriclis‎, 12-03-2011 08:37 AM
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    12-09-2011, 12:07 AM Go to last post
  16. Guide to beast tanking by Glam

    Comprehensive guide to beast tanking 1. -pet pdt is your friend 2. Deploy pet 3. Boot the rest of the party 4. Don't be stupid, if...

    Started by Glamdring‎, 12-03-2011 10:30 AM
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    12-08-2011, 03:32 AM Go to last post
  17. Required Reading: How enmity works

    If there are going to be any productive discussions about tanking, it is important that everyone understand how the enmity system works. For...

    Started by cidbahamut‎, 12-06-2011 01:14 AM
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    12-06-2011, 04:17 AM Go to last post
  18. Question for the developers about tactics for future content

    In FFXI, the game we all love to play, there's basically 6 ways to handle a battle: Blink it Hold it Kite it Manaburn it Zerg it Sic pets...

    Started by Elanabelle‎, 12-06-2011 04:13 AM
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    12-06-2011, 04:13 AM Go to last post
  19. DNC tanking

    Don't see many dnc tanking, ppl usually go with thf or nin, but if you can't get those dnc do it good with the right gear. what i use is eva...

    Started by browolf‎, 12-02-2011 07:20 PM
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    12-04-2011, 02:47 AM Go to last post

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