Gear Set Gallery: Voeburtite Garb of Aiming

I’ve had the worst of luck when it comes to weapon drops to go along with the new Voeburtite sets from Shadowbringers, but I did finally manage to snag one to go along with the few full sets that I’ve accumulated. As it happens, the Voeburtite Garb of Aiming is probably my favorite of the […]

Read More

Gear Set Gallery: Lakeland Garb of Aiming

The Plague Bringer’s Coat from Heavensward has remained a popular choice for glamour, which makes it surprising that it took so very long for the model to find a place for a recolor in FFXIV. In Shadowbringers, most of the set’s models show up again as part of the new Lakeland Garb of Aiming for […]

Read More

Glamour Spotlight: Ranged DPS #26 | Farewell to Stormblood

As the end of Stormblood drew near, I kept going back to the Dancer glamour I put together a little while ago, flummoxed by how quickly it went from perfect to way too heavy in my mind. For much of the last few weeks, I’ve been laser-focused on completing various end of the expansion goals, […]

Read More

Glamour Roundup: The End of Stormblood

As we approached the end of Heavensward, I finalized a glamour for each of the game’s main armor types in Pure White, using some of my favorite pieces from the expansion. Around the same time, I used my complete lack of skill in image editing to cobble together a new header for the site, featuring […]

Read More

Glamour Spotlight: Ranged DPS #25

In the lead up to Stormblood, I spent an inordinate amount of time trying to perfect pre-expansion glamours for the two new jobs, Red Mage and Samurai. I never really got where I wanted to be with either of them, and as a result of all that trouble, I’ve spent hardly any time thinking about […]

Read More

Glamour Spotlight: Ranged DPS #24

I couldn’t have planned a sudden, renewed interest in playing Bard any better than for it to have come up right before the recent Tokyo FanFest, where Dancer was announced, surprisingly, as FFXIV‘s next Ranged DPS class. As is so often the case with these sorts of things, it all started because of a need […]

Read More

Glamour Spotlight: Ranged DPS #23

Though this post is arriving a little bit after the fact, January 1st marked the second anniversary of my in-game wedding with my partner. We actually met outside of FFXIV, though she used to play and eventually decided to join me on the game. Several months later, we hitched our characters on New Year’s Day—after […]

Read More

Glamour Spotlight: Disciple of War #1

Patron of the site David Haig (@DavidHaig1) had an interesting request, something of a challenge: a glamour that had a total item level no larger than 100, which got me to look at lower level gear in a new light. If you’d like to make requests of your own, you can support Fashion Ninjutsu on Patreon. […]

Read More

Glamour Spotlight: Bard #19

For this month, patron of the site @curious_usagi wanted me to put together a Bard glamour with items fit for Japan’s feudal era. If you’d like to make requests of your own, you can support Fashion Ninjutsu on Patreon. For an expansion half-centered on Hydaelyn’s Eastern continent, Stormblood hasn’t provided as much in the way of solid […]

Read More

Fashion Favorites: Aoidos’ Attire

Following on from her most recent request, site Patron @curious_usagi asked me to write about my favorite Heavensward Artifact set this month. I didn’t have to think much at all to figure out which set that was. If you’d like to make requests of your own, you can support Fashion Ninjutsu on Patreon. Artifact sets in Heavensward were kind of […]

Read More