LRFFXIII Counterblow

Lightning performs Counterblow.

Takes an enemy attack and returns it upon the attacker as physical damage.

DefensiveAbility-lrffxiii-icon Counterblow (カウンターブロウ, Kauntā Burō?), also localized as Counter-Strike, is a recurring ability in the series.


Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIIIEdit

LR Counterblow is a defensive ability. If the player times the button input for Counterblow during enemy's physical attack, Lightning will evade it suffering no damage, and striking enemy back. It is a command ability version of Evade & Counter passive ability found in previous titles.

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Final Fantasy Brave ExviusEdit

FFBE Counter-Strike is a passive ability exclusive to Lightning learned by her 6★ variant on level 20. It increases chance to counter physical attacks by 30%.