A suit of armor made from small, interlinked iron rings.

Chain Plate (チェインプレイト, Chein Pureito?), also known as Ringmail, is a recurring armor in the series.


Final Fantasy IXEdit

Plate that provides brimming strength

Chain Plate is a low-ranked clothes, providing +10 Defense, +1 Strength, and increases the strength of Lightning-elemental attacks. It teaches the ability Devil Killer, and can be equipped by Zidane and Amarant. It can be purchased for 810 gil in Treno (disc 2), Cleyra, Lindblum (disc 2), Fossil Roo, and Black Mage Village (disc 2/3), found in Gargan Roo, or stolen from Beatrix in Burmecia.

Final Fantasy XIIEdit

Ringmail is a low-ranked light armor that requires the Light Armor 3 license to use, and can be bought for 700 gil at Rabanastre and Bhujerba. It provides +50 HP, 10 Defense, and 1 Strength.

In the Zodiac versions, it requires the Light Armor 3 license for 20 LP. It can be bought in Rabanastre, Bhujerba, and Dreadnought Leviathan for 700 gil, or found as a treasure in the Dreadnought Leviathan (Large Freight Stores). It can be equipped by the Machinist, Monk, Archer, and Shikari.

Final Fantasy TacticsEdit

A shirt made of countless interlocking metal rings.

Ringmail is a low-ranked clothes that provides +24 HP. It can be bought in Chapter 1 for 900 gil after completing Lenalian Plateau.

Final Fantasy Tactics AdvanceEdit

Shirt of linked iron rings.

Chain Plate is a low-ranked armor that provides +28 Defense and +4 Resistance. It teaches the Catch ability to the Red Mage and Juggler classes, and can be bought for 900 gil from the shop, or received as a reward for "Mixed" Treasure Hunts.

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the RiftEdit

Chainmail is a low-ranked light armor that teaches the ability Counter to White Monks and Thieves. It provides +28 Defense and +4 Resistance, and can be bought for 220 gil in the shop after creating it in the Bazaar after using a Clock Gear, Tanned Hide, and Ladies' Tresses.

Final Fantasy DimensionsEdit

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