Holy Rod (ホーリー ロッド, Hōrī Roddo?), also known as Pearl Rod, Holy Staff or Holy Wand, is a recurring weapon in the series. It is often a high-ranked staff or rod, and is naturally Holy-elemental and can sometimes cast the spell Holy, either by using it as an item or by attacking with it. It is usually restricted to mage classes.
- "Rod containing the power of Holy."
The Holy Rod, originally called Pearl Rod, is a high-ranked rod used by Gogo, Relm, and Strago. It is Holy-elemental and casts Holy when used as an item and has a random chance of casting the spell when attacking with it. It has an attack power of 124. One can be found in Tzen and it can also be purchased in Thamasa in World of Ruin for 12,000 gil.
The Holy Wand is a high-level wand that increases Divine Magic skill. It is crafted by alchemists.
The Holy Rod is the second strongest rod in the game, and requires 35 LP to use. It inflicts Holy-elemental damage with an elemental affinity to the Holy element, effectively making all attacks dealt by the rod +50% stronger than the Attack power would suggest. Holy Rod provides +53 Attack, +2 Magic, and +30 MP. Rods are among the slower weapons in Final Fantasy XII with 2.72s charge and 1.2s action time. It can be found as a treasure in the Pharos at Ridorana and Cerobi Steppe.
In the International Zodiac Job System version, Holy Rod can be used by the White Mage.
The Holy Staff is a mid-ranked staff for Yuke that provides +50 Attack, +10 Defense, and +70 Magic.
The Holy Rod is a level 88 rod that grants +272 HP, +57 Attack, and +1 Defense. It also increases Magic Damage by 20%. It can be traded for at the shop for 27,220 gil, an Ice Rod, four Holystones, and a Purple Gem.
Holy Rod returns as a level 60 Rod that provides +287 HP, -70 Bravery, +58 Attack, +1 Defense, and +5% Magic damage. It can be obtained by trading 132,880 gil, Ice Rod, Carbuncle's Gem, and five Girl's Dreams.