Deathknight (デスナイト, Desu Naito?) is an enemy Job in Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions. It is used by the undead Argath, when the player fights him in Chapter 4. It is a stronger version of the Fell Knight Job used by Gaffgarion.
- “A dark knight reborn under the protection of demons. Leeches the souls of enemies with a Fell Sword.”
|None||Swords||Helmets, Hats||Armor, Robes||Yes|
|Move Rate||Jump Rate||Speed||Physical Evasion Rate||Base Attack||Base Magic||Base HP||Base MP|
- “Fell knight job command. Entreat the powers of darkness to release energy through one's sword.”
Note: Argath must be equipped with a sword to use these abilities.
The damage formula for Fell Sword is as follows:
|Duskblade||Employ the power of darkness to absorb the target's MP.|
|Shadowblade||Employ the power of darkness to absorb the target's HP.|
|Counter Tackle||Counterattack with a tackle.||Physical Attack||180|
|Equip Axe||Equip axes, regardless of Job.||170|
|Beastmaster||Add an ability to all monsters in neighboring tiles with an elevation difference of 3h or less.||200|
|Defend||Defend oneself against an attack. Adds the Defend command.||50|
|JP Boost||Increase the amount of JP earned in battle.||200|
|Move +1||Increase Move by 1.||200|
In Dungeons & Dragons and other fantasy roleplaying games, a death knight is a mighty warrior animated as an undead creature by the gods of death, evil deities, demon lords, or other malevolent forces.