Melee damage, Tank


luife-weapon-master-brand-s.png Uses wartools and spears
Can wear Heavy Armor
Has special Bloodlust skills
Basic blockade skills
All skills use Stamina


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Race Selection

Crusader/Vanguard Rankings (based on Str and Con)
1. Lupine/Tarune/Lyell
2. Elf (-4 Str, -4 Con)
3. Human/Taxn/Pom (-3 Str, -6 Con)

Job Comparison

vs Crusader
Vanguards and Crusaders get identical Blockade skills
Vanguard Crush skills include an attack debuff and defense debuff
Crusaders Crush skills get a Stun and bonus damage vs poisoned
Vanguards get a unique Thrust skill that can poison
Crusaders get a Thrust skill finishing move

vs Justicar or Templar
Vanguards and Justicars have the same Crush skills.
Templars have the same Crush skills as a Crusader.
Justicars and Templars get more Blockade skills and no Spear skills.
Both Justicars and Templars get buff spells.
Justicars can heal and revive dead players while Templars get Summons.


Vanguard CRUSH
Skill Max Damage Cast Time Cooldown Cost Cost/level Notes
L01 Warchop 130 instant 10s 8 STA +6 STA
L03 Taunting Strike 180 instant 15s 10 STA taunt, back attack bonus damage
L06 Dual Wield (Wartool) passive wield two one-handed wartools
L11 Crushing Blow 200 instant 25s 10 STA Attack debuff
L14 Shattering Blow 200 instant 25s 16 STA Defense debuff
L20 Shockwave counterattack instant 45s 20 STA +13 STA AOE stun
Skill Max Damage Cast Time Cooldown Cost Cost/level Notes
L11 Berserker Rage self buff instant 30s 12 STA +8.5 STA attack buff, defense debuff
L11 Vengeance self buff instant 30s 12 STA +8.5 STA damage reflect
L14 Reckless Assault 100 instant 40s 16 STA uses HP to damage enemy
L17 Bone Snapper 275 instant 40s 20 STA +13 STA attack debuff
L20 Guillotine Chop 200 instant 90s 36 STA +24 STA use HP to do critical attacks
Vanguard THRUST (Spear)
Skill Max Damage Cast Time Cooldown Cost Cost/level Notes
L11 Scorpion Tail 150 instant 15s 8 STA +6 STA 6s root, bonus dmg vs summon
L11 Pin 120 instant 20s 10 STA +7 STA 5s stun
L14 Wounding Strike 170 instant 30s 16 STA 15s poison
L17 Blood Spiral 200 AOE instant 30s 16 STA +9.5 STA 10s attack speed debuff
L20 Gale Force 220 AOE instant 40s 20 STA +13 STA bonus dmg vs debuff
Skill Max Damage Cast Time Cooldown Cost Cost/level Notes
L11 Spirit Screen instant 40s 8 STA +6 STA block attack + chance to block more attacks
L11 Hurricane Counter instant 30s 15 STA +8 STA damage reflect
L14 Charge instant 60s 21 STA 10s Speed burst + debuff immunity

Neosteam Classes
Starting Jobs: Warrior Mystic Machinist Scout
Elerd Jobs: Crusader Templar Arcanist Evoker Artificer Gadgeteer Warden Shadowreaver
Rogwel Jobs: Vanguard Justicar Sorcerer Animator Galvanist Tinkerer Strider Nightstalker
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