Infographic (October 2020)

Character Notes & Recommendations

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Summon Board Passive selections:

  • Ifrit choose 3 / 4 / 7

  • Diabolos choose 3 / 4 / 6

  • Odin choose 4 / 6 / 7

  • Bahamut choose 3 / 6 / 7

  • For any summons not shown here, please use our Board Passives Cheat Sheet located on Summon Hub!

Supplementary Notes to the Infographic Analysis:

The infographic covers the key critical points and should be reviewed prior to delving into the in-depth notes

Gameplay Notes:

  • Start with EX, use Fire+, then Double Fire+ and repeat. This ensures that you have his BRV Regen active for the use of Fire, which has a high overflow but very low hit count. Refresh Focus buffs when they drop/get dispelled.

  • His artifacts are a bit complex and can be mixed altogether for various results. The key is to enable an EX > Fire/Doomsday > Double Fire+ > EX cycle for optimum damage results. Focus' high turn rate means you'll need to weave in an HP++. See Bad Passives below for more information.

Team Synergy Notes:

  • Look for regen healers that don't stress his buff slots. Burst healing works also, just make sure they don't get stressed for skill uses. Some examples might be Sherlotta, Desch, Nine, WoL, Basch, there are many - you can check our healers here!

Sphere Recommendations:

  • A spheres: ATK ATK ATK ATK ATK! Nothing else is better for Vivi as he has BRV gains based on ATK. This also means *No Magic ATK* ! Magic ATK will not boost his BRV gains for Double Fire+, only base ATK ! BRV DMG also works well to mix in too. Do not bother with mBRV... he has one of the highest mBRV's in the game already alongside his buff.

Bad Passives (to remove if you need more CP space):

  • Dark Soul has a low chance to inflict a weak poison... you can safely remove this

  • Bravery Kill is awful also

  • Buff Speed Up & Break Speed Up can be removed to help enable the cycle below, especially when you have his Buff Attack Speed Boost artifacts

    • Focus on enabling EX > Fire/Doomsday > Double Fire+ > EX cycle

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