Cleric Stance XIV

Cleric Stance in Final Fantasy XIV.

Cleric Stance (クルセードスタンス, Kurusēdo Sutansu?, lit. Crusade Stance) is a recurring ability in Final Fantasy series, commonly associated with Y'shtola Rhul. It generally increases an offensive spell-affecting stat at the exchange of reducing a healing-affecting stat.


Final Fantasy XIVEdit


FFXIV Cleric Stance Icon

Cleric Stance is a cross-role ability available at level 8 for Conjurers, White Mages, Scholars, and Astrologists. When used, Cleric Stance increases the user's attack magic potency by 5% for a period of 15 seconds. This ability has no cast time with a recast time of 90 seconds.

Prior to the release of the Stormblood expansion, Cleric Stance was a Conjurer ability learnt at level 6. The ability would swap the user's current intelligence and mind, increasing potency of attack spells by 10% and reducing potency of healing spells by 20%. This ability had no cast time with a recast time of 5 seconds.

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain CallEdit

TFFCC Cleric Stance is a proactive ability exclusive to Y'shtola, learnt at level 40. It adds 150 to Magic, but drops Spirit and Stamina by 50 each.

Final Fantasy Brave ExviusEdit

FFBE Cleric Stance is an ability exclusive to Y'shtola that for two turns increases user's MAG by 200%, while decreasing their SPR by 100%.



A cleric is a clergyman or other person in religious orders. It is also a character class in fantasy role-playing games.