Bouncer is a returning class in Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis.
A class geared towards close and medium range combat.
Highly mobile, and skilled at aerial combat. Its Physical and Elemental Downs will give you the edge in battle.

Class Weapon Overview

Bouncers has access to two unique weapons: Soaring Blades (NGS) Soaring Blades and Jet Boots (NGS) Jet Boots.

Soaring Blades

A pair of long blades capable of engaging in a wide area with its attacks. Its unique feature is performing Variant Attacks by activating the same Photon Art while in the middle of one.

Using the Photon Blades Weapon Action, you can release a pair of flying photon blades that will strike at the enemy from a long range. Its utilities expands further with the skills Fanatic Blade, Photon Blade PP Recovery, and Blade Art Parry.

Jet Boots

A pair of Technique footwear that allows the usage of Techniques and Photon Arts in fast aerial combat. By holding down its Photon Arts, another different attack can be performed with additional PP consumption. With the skill Jet Boots Elemental Set, an element can be attached to its attacks by charging a Technique.

Using the Trick Bounce Weapon Action, you can quickly turn around and evade enemy attacks. With the skill Boot Trick Bounce Counter, you can release a shockwave counter at the enemy with a successful evade.

Skill Tree Overview

Skills

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Defeat PP Gain
You recover PP when a nearby enemy is downed.
Can only be used by a Main Class. Main Class
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
PP Recovery Rate 50%
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Defeat Amplifier
Increases the Down Factor applied to your enemies.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Phy. Down Factor Increase Main Class 110% 112% 113% 114% 115% 116% 117% 118% 119% 120% 121% 122% 123% 124% 125%
Phy. Down Factor Increase Sub Class 101% 102% 103% 104% 105% 106% 107% 108% 109% 110% 111% 112% 113% 114% 115%
Elem. Down Factor Increase Main Class 110% 112% 113% 114% 115% 116% 117% 118% 119% 120% 121% 122% 123% 124% 125%
Elem. Down Factor Increase Sub Class 101% 102% 103% 104% 105% 106% 107% 108% 109% 110% 111% 112% 113% 114% 115%
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Partial Destroy Advantage
Increases the damage that you deal, and reduces the damage that you take according to the number of enemy parts destroyed on a single enemy.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1 2 3 4 5
Increase Damage per Attack 1.00% 1.30% 1.60% 1.80% 2.00%
Increase Damage per Attack Sub Class 0.50% 0.60% 0.70% 0.80% 1.00%
Decrease Damage per Attack 2.00% 2.60% 3.20% 3.60% 4.00%
Decrease Damage per Attack Sub Class 1.00% 1.20% 1.40% 1.60% 2.00%
Max No. of Destroyed Parts 3 3 3 3 3
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Physical Decline
Hitting an enemy with your Photon Arts makes it easier to induce Physical Down. An additional PA hit can increase the Down Factor up to Lv. 3.
Can only be used by a Main Class/Soaring Blades. Main Class Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Phy. Down Factor Increase (Lv. 1) 105%
Phy. Down Factor Increase (Lv. 2) 110%
Phy. Down Factor Increase (Lv. 3) 115%
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Elemental Decline
Hitting an enemy with your Photon Arts makes it easier to induce Elemental Down. An additional PA hit can increase the Down Factor up to Lv. 3.
Can only be used by a Main Class/Jet Boots. Main Class Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Elem. Down Factor Increase (Lv. 1) 105%
Elem. Down Factor Increase (Lv. 2) 110%
Elem. Down Factor Increase (Lv. 3) 115%
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Decline Amplifier
Down Factor Increases stages will increase more easily for Physical Decline and Elemental Decline.
Can only be used by a Main Class. Main Class
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1 2 3
Decline Efficacy Rate 140% 170% 200%
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Foie Brand
When you hit an enemy with a Fire Technique a certain number of times, a Seal of Flame is engraved. When you hit with another Fire Technique, the seal explodes, both causing an additional attack and restoring PP.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Barta Blot
When you hit an enemy with an uncharged Ice Technique, an Ice Sigil is engraved which can be enhanced up to two times depending on the number of hits. When you hit with a charged Ice Technique, the sigil explodes, causing additional damage depending on its enhancement stage.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Number Required (Stage 1) 4 times
Number Required (Stage 2) 7 times
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Zonde-Clad
Hitting an enemy with a number of uncharged Lightning Techniques will cause you to enter a high-voltage state. This state will strengthen the next charged Lightning Technique. After which you are returned to normal.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Number Required 10 times
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Zan Gale
Hitting an enemy with an uncharged Wind Technique will affix a vortex. Hitting that with a charged technique of the same element will activate the vortex, causing additional attacks. The type of attacks caused by the vortex change depending on which technique you hit with.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Grants Glitter
Hitting an enemy multiple times with a Light Technique will cause you to temporarily be surrounded by a halo. While it is active, using light techniques will cause additional attacks depending on the technique. Activating another halo while one is already active will not cause the effect to stack, but will instead reset the effect duration of the already active one.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Megid Sphere
When you hit an enemy with uncharged Dark Techniques, you can stock up to 3 dark orbs. Using a charged Dark Technique will consume all of the orbs and increase the power of that technique by an amount corresponding to how many were stocked.
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Fanatic Blade
[Active Skill]
Increases the frequency and potency of your Photon Blades for a set time.
Can only be used with Soaring Blades. Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Potency 40%
Effect Duration 15 sec
Cooldown 60 sec
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Blade Arts Parry
Enemy attacks are nullified just once when you press the weapon action button while unleashing a Photon Art.
Can only be used by a Main Class/Soaring Blades. Main Class Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Jet Attack Extra
You can string 4 Normal Attacks together.
Can only be used with Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Blade Arts Parry Counter Edge
Unleashe a counter when you successfully negate an attack with Blade Arts Parry.
Can only be used by a Main Class/Soaring Blades. Main Class Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite - Blade Arts Parry Counter Edge Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1
Cooldown 2s
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Jet Boots Element Set
Gain an additional attack with the element that corresponds to the last technique used when hitting an enemy with your Photon Arts.
Can only be used with Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Jetsweep Jolt
[Active Skill]
Build up the gauge by attacking or dodging, then expend it to fire a single powerful blast.
Can only be used with Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Cooldown 20 sec
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Photon Blade Protect
Negate enemy attacks when you use a Weapon Action.
Can only be used by Soaring Blades. Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
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Jetsweep Jolt PP Save
Your PP consumption is temporarily reduced after using Jetsweep Jolt.
Can only be used by a Main Class/Jet Boots. Main Class Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1
Effect Duration 20s
PP Consumption 90%
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Jetsweep Jolt Short Cooldown
When you successfully dodge with a Weapon Action, the cooldown time for Jetsweep Jolt is reduced.
Can only be used by a Main Class/Jet Boots. Main Class Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite -
Effect Skill Level
1 2 3
Cooldown Reduction 5s 10s 15s
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Fanatic Blade Augment
Increases the number of Photon Blades fired while Fanatic Blade is active.
Can only be used with Soaring Blades. Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite - Fanatic Blade Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1 2
No. of Shots 4 6
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Photon Blade PP Recovery
Increases PP recovery amount when you land a Normal Attack on an enemy struck by a Photon Blade.
Can only be used with Soaring Blades. Soaring Blades (NGS)
Prerequisite - Fanatic Blade Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1
PP Recovery 5%
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Jet Intensity
Holding down the Normal Attack button when enemies are within a certain range will unleash combo attacks that gradually increase in speed.
Can only be used with Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite - Jet Attack Extra Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1
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Boot Trick Bounce Counter
When you successfully dodge using a Weapon Action, you automatically unleash a counter. Pressing the Normal Attack button in addition will release another one.
Can only be used with Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite - Jet Attack Extra Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1
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Thrust Drive
Pressing the Normal Attack button at a certain time after releasing a Technique will cause you to charge at the enemy.
Can only be used with Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite - Jet Attack Extra Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1
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Thrust Drive Skip Attack
After using Thrust Drive, your Normal Attack changes to its fourth step.
Can only be used by Jet Boots. Jet Boots (NGS)
Prerequisite - Thrust Drive Lv.1
Effect Skill Level
1
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