[FFXIV] Samurai Lv80 Cross Hotbar

Abstract

This article describes recommended cross hotbar setting for Samurai Lv80.
The Samurai is a Job of Melee DPS, and their main weapons are Katanas.

Here is the overview of cross hotbar settings.

Left SideRight Side
Hotbar 1Main actions for a single enemyMain actions for a single enemy
Hotbar 2Main actions for multiple enemiesMain actions for multiple enemies
Hotbar 3[LT -> RT][RT -> LT]
Hotbar 4not used[WXHB RT double tap]
Hotbar 8 (shared)[WXHB LT double tap]
Common actions for all jobs
not used

Main hotbar is 1 or 2.
If you attack to multiple enemies, you should switch hotbar to 2; or otherwise 1.

I usually use Xbox Controller.

Cross hotbar settings

Hotbar 1 (Main actions for a single enemy)

Right Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
BYukikazeGCD
AHakazeGCD
XJinpuGCD
YGekkoGCD
Hissatsu: Shinten1s
Hissatsu: Senei120s
Ikishoten60s
Hissatsu: Seigan1s

Left Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
BYukikazeGCD(same as right side of hotbar 1)
AHissatsu: Kaiten1s
XIaijutsuGCD
YTsubame-gaeshiGCD
Shoha15s
Hagakure5s
Meikyo Shisui55s
Life Surge45s(same as right side of hotbar 1)

Hotbar 2 (Main actions for multiple enemies)

Right Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
B
AOkaGCD
XFugaGCD
YMangetsuGCD
Hissatsu: Kyuten1s
Hissatsu: Guren120s
Ikishoten120s(same as right side of hotbar 1)
Hissatsu: Seigan90s(same as right side of hotbar 1)

Left Side

Same as the left side of hotbar 1, but unused actions is excluded.

Hotbar 3 (Sub actions [LT + RT])

Right Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
BEnpiGCD
AHissatsu: Gyoten10s
XShifuGCD
YKashaGCD
Hissatsu: Shinten1s (same as right side of hotbar 1)
Hissatsu: Senei120s (same as right side of hotbar 1)
Ikishoten60s (same as right side of hotbar 1)
Hissatsu: Seigan1s (same as right side of hotbar 1)

Left Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
BMeditate60s
AHissatsu: Gyoten10s(same as right side of hotbar 3)
X
YHissatsu: Yaten10s
Leg Sweep40s
Gysahl Greens
Company Chocobo

Hotbar 4 (Sub actions [WXHB Right Side])

Right Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
BThird Eye15s
AGrade 4 Tincture of Strength (HQ)4m30s
XSecond Wind120s
YArm’s Length120s
True North45s
Bloodbath90s
Feint90s
Hissatsu: Seigan1s (same as right side of hotbar 1)

Hotbar 8 (Common actions for all jobs [WXHB Left Side])

Left Side

ButtonActionRecastDescription
BLimit Break
AReturn900s
XTeleport
YSprint60s
Yoroshiku/p 【Let’s do it!】
Otsukare/p 【Good game!】
Target to Attack 1
Key Items

HUD

I’ve lined up most actions at middle area of HUD layout.
It’s convenient to check the combo status, ability recast, and proc status.

Thank you!

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