I am more curious about if Gear damage applies as a general debuff, as opposed to only affects the specific piece of gear in question.
E.g. Having Yellow Gear Damage = 10% dmg peanlty to the character, as opposed to the "Dodo Skin Shoes" that is damaged lose 10% of its stats.
FFXIV: Karamethien Seraphus
Still a Seraph Samurai Wanna Be
Fishing AF - Complete, SAM AF - Complete, RNG Af - Complete, RDM AF - 1/6