Armor fashioned from countless interlocking metal rings.
Chainmail (チェインメイル, Chein Meiru?), also called Chain Mail, is a recurring armor in the series. It is often a mid-ranked armor that is used by heavy melee classes such as Warrior and Dragoon, and usually provides decent Defense. It often does not provide any additional bonuses.
Mail of interwoven chain links.
Chain Mail is a low-ranked armor that is used by Warrior, Red Mage and their upgrades. It provides +15 Defense, +15 Weight, and is bought in Cornelia and Pravoka for 65 gil (GBA/PSP/iOS versions) or 80 gil (other versions).
Armor made with chains.
Chain Mail is a low-ranked armor for Steiner and Freya. It provides +12 Defense and halves Earth-elemental damage, and teaches Bird Killer and HP +10%. Chain Mail can be purchased at Treno (disc 2), Lindblum (disc 2), and Cleyra for a cost of 1,200 gil.
In the original version, Chainmail is a mid-ranked heavy armor that requires the Heavy Armor 3 license to use, can be purchased in Rabanastre and Jahara for 2,500 gil and provides +16 Defense and +3 Strength.
In the Zodiac versions, Chainmail now provides 17 Defense, +3 Strength, and requires the Heavy Armor 3 for 35 LP. It can be bought in Rabanastre, Nam-Yensa Sandsea, Tomb of Raithwall, Jahara, Balfonheim Port for 2,300 gil, found as a treasure in Ogir-Yensa Sandsea (East Junction), Nam-Yensa Sandsea (Withering Shores), Zertinan Caverns (Hourglass Basin), and Ozmone Plain (Field of Fallen Wings) and Trial Mode Stage 46 (with Diamond Armlet), or poached from Lich (5% chance). It can be equipped by the Uhlan, Knight, Time Battlemage, and Foebreaker.
Chainmail is a low-ranked armor that can be bought in Chapter 1 for 4,000 gil and provides +40 HP.
Ring Mail is a mid-ranked armor, providing 7 Attack, 12 Intelligence, and -1 Agility.
Armor that combines the protection of iron with the flexibility of chains. For all tribes.
Chainmail is a low-ranked armor that can be used by all races and genders. It provides 13 defense at level 1 and 93 defense at level 30, has one empty slot, and can be bought for 750 gil. It can also be created for 190 gil by using Leather x2 and Iron x3. When turned into a jewel, a level 3-9 Chainmail makes a Guard Stone 1, level 10-19 makes a Hard Garnet, and level 20-30 makes a Guard Stone 6.