FANDOM



Userbox ff7-cloud
Cloud: I couldn't finish 'em. Looks like this's gonna get complicated.
The following tables are incomplete and require the Serious Grudge, Ultimate Grudge, Unfathomable Grudge entries to be filled. If you wish, please examine the table and add anything missing. Remove this notice upon completion.

A list of the various abilities used exclusively by enemies in Final Fantasy XIII.


Contents

List of enemy abilities Edit

# Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
1000 Needles Physical Deals around 1000 damage with every hit. May inflict the statuses Pain or Fog. Cactuar Prime
10,000 Needles Physical Deals around 10000 damage and may inflict the status ailments Pain, Fog or Daze. Gigantuar

A Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Accursed Breath Physical Deals moderate physical damage and may inflict Curse, Pain or Fog . Amam, Mánagarmr
Adieu Support Makes Flowering Cactuar flee from battle. Flowering Cactuar
Aerial Defense Mode Support Makes the caster immune to Launch. The Proudclad (Second Encounter)
Aerial Tackle Physical Deals physical damage on a straight line. Hecatoncheir
Aero Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Aero. Chonchon, Dahaka, Leyak, Vespid Soldier
Aerora Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Aerora. Dahaka, Lodestar Behemoth, Rangda, Sacrifice
Aeroga Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Aeroga. Dahaka, Humbaba, Penanggalan, Rangda, Vampire, Vespid Soldier
Anathema Magical Inflicts Poison, Slow, Imperil, Deshell, and Defaith onto one target. Sacrifice
Annihilation Mode Support Makes the caster vulnerable to Launch, and enables the casting of Muon Blaster. The Proudclad (Second Encounter)
Antimatter Bomb Physical Interrupts and deals physical damage in a large area around the target. Anavatapta Warmech
Apoptosis Magical Deals very low damage but dispels all buffs from the party and all debuffs from Barthandelus. Barthandelus (Second Encounter)
ATB Charge Support Charges the ATB Gauge of the caster 1.5x faster. Nix

B Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Baptism in Ruin Magical Attacks with a barrage of Ruin and Ruinga. Barthandelus (First Encounter)
Barrier Support Becomes resistant to physical and magical damage inflicted. Garuda Interceptor
Bay Physical Deals massive physical damage and inflicts Daze on the whole party. Adamanchelid, Shaolong Gui
Bazooka Physical Deals moderate physical damage and launches the whole party into the air within a wide radius. PSICOM Bombardier, PSICOM Destroyer, Sanctum Celebrant
Beam Gun Physical Attacks one target with laser. Ciconia Velocycle
Bellow Support Bestows Bravery, Faith, Enthunder (Enlil) or Enwater (Enki), and Haste on the caster. Enki, Enlil
Bite Physical Inflicts heavy physical damage to a single target. Wyvern
Blizzard Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Blizzard. Dahaka, Left Ailette, Leyak
Blizzara Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Blizzara. Adroa, Dahaka, Left Ailette, Nix
Blizzaga Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Blizzaga. Dahaka, Flowering Cactuar, Left Ailette, Verdelet
Bone-Chilling Breaker Magical Deals extreme ice and water damage to all enemies, with chance of inflicting Imperil. Changes Dahaka's elemental strengths and weaknesses as well. Dahaka
Bounty of the Wood Support HP recovery to Bandersnatch. Jabberwocky
Breath of the Beast Magical 3 hits to party members in range. Jabberwocky
Brooding Grudge Support Makes the caster moderately stronger. Tonberry

C Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Cactus Dance Support Prepares Cactuar to use Grow. Long Charging Time. Cactuar
Catastrophic Dance Physical Deals physical damage and inflicts Deprotect onto all party members. Yakshini
Chains of Torment Magical Inflicts negative status effects on all characters. Orphan (First Encounter)
Charge xx% Support Charges from 25% -> 50% -> 90% to switch to Annihilation Mode. The Proudclad (Second Encounter)
Charging Manadrive Support Used to prepare the target to use its Manadrive magic abilities. PSICOM Executioner, PSICOM Marauder, PSICOM Warlord, PSICOM Reaver, Sanctum Templar
Charging Power: xx% Support Charges from 25% -> 50% -> 90% to switch to Annihilation Mode. Alpha Behemoth
Concentrate Physical Inflicts very powerful physical damage to one target. Attacus
Conjure Support Calls an ally. Imp, Leyak, Adroa
Consummate Darkness Support Changes Orphan's Battle strategy to offensive and debilitating. Also precedes Merciless Judgement. Orphan (First Encounter)
Consummate Light Support Changes Orphan's Battle strategy to recovery. Also precedes Merciless Judgement. Orphan (First Encounter)
Courtship Dance Support Calls three Hedge Frogs or four Ceratosaurs Ceratoraptor, Mud Frog
Crushing Blow Physical Physical attack that deals moderate damage to targets in range. Odin
Crystal Rain Physical Flings a chunk of crystal at one character, which shatters and deals area damage. Manasvin Warmech (Second Encounter)
Cure Magical Same effect as a Medic's Cure. Cid Raines
Curaga Magical Stiria: Fully recovers Snow's HP.
Cid Raines: Recovers significant amount of his HP.
Cid Raines, Stiria
Cursega Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Cursega. Barthandelus (Second Encounter)
Cyclone Support Used to prepare Aeroga. Vespid Soldier

D Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Dazega Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Dazega. Barthandelus (Second Encounter), Cid Raines
Death Magical Deals magical damage and 1% chance of inflicting Instant KO. Sacrifice
Deep-Seated Grudge Magical Deals large magic damage to all enemies and inflicts Curse. Restores the caster's full HP and removes all status ailments. Used after Imminent Grudge. Tonberry
Defensive Shift Support Enters defensive mode. Cid Raines
Delirious Dance Support Bestows Bravery and Haste onto all allies. Stikini
Deployment Support Calls four Cryptos or four Hoplites. Ambling Bellows, Boxed Phalanx
Deprotect Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Deprotect. Vampire
Deprotega Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Deprotega. Cid Raines, Penanggalan
Descent Physical Deals physical damage to characters in range and resets the chain gauge. Tiamat Eliminator
Deshellga Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Deshellga. Cid Raines
Destrudo Magical Heavy damage to all party members, can be hindered if Barthandelus is damaged enough before charging it full. Barthandelus (First Encounter)
Dies Irae Magical Does moderate damage to all party members, very heavy if party member suffering from Deshell. Orphan (First Form)
Diluvial Plague Magical Deals minor magic damage, dispels the 4 most recent status enhancements, and inflicts multiple status ailments on all enemies. Changes Dahaka's elemental strengths and weaknesses as well. Dahaka
Disastrous Dance Physical Deals physical damage and inflicts Defaith, Deprotect, and Fog Rakshasa
Dispel Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Dispel. Kaiser Behemoth
Dominating Fist Physical Deals devastating physical damage to target and enemies near it. Geiseric
Doom Magical Inflicts Doom on the party leader, starting a countdown timer that causes instant Game Over. Alexander, Attacus, Barthandelus, Bahamut, Brynhildr, Cid Raines, Dahaka, Hecatoncheir, Long Gui, Odin, Orphan (First Encounter), Orphan (Final Boss), Shaolong Gui, Stiria

E Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Efflorescence Physical Deals very powerful physical damage to all targets within a wide radius. Elemental property depends on current Exoproofing. Aster Protoflorian, Vernal Harvester
Electrocute Magical Inflicts very powerful Lightning damage to one target. Immortal
Electrokick Physical Deals powerful Lightning-elemental damage. Long charging time. Watchdrone
Enchanted Veil Support Casts Protect and Shell. Barthandelus (First Encounter)
Encore Dance Support Prepares Giant Cactuar to use Grow. Long charging time. Giant Cactuar
Enraged Support Prepares the caster to unleash Raging Tempest or Raging Torrent. Enki, Enlil
Esuna Support Same effect as a Medic's Esuna. Cid Raines
Exoproofing: Fire Support Makes the caster absorb Fire, immune to Water, and weak against Ice. Also grants Enfire. Aster Protoflorian, Vernal Harvester
Exoproofing: Ice Support Makes the caster absorb Ice, immune to Lightning, and weak against Fire. Also grants Enfrost. Aster Protoflorian, Vernal Harvester
Exoproofing: Lightning Support Makes the caster absorb Lightning, immune to Ice, and weak against Water. Also grants Enthunder. Aster Protoflorian, Vernal Harvester
Exoproofing: Water Support Makes the caster absorb Water, immune to Fire, and weak against Lightning. Also grants Enwater. Aster Protoflorian, Vernal Harvester
Extermination Mode Support Allows the usage of Heave. Alpha Behemoth

F Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Faith Support Same effect as a Synergist's Faith. Dahaka
Fanatical Dance Support Bestows Bravery, Haste, and Shell onto all allies. Rakshasa
Feeding Stoop Physical Inflicts heavy physical damage to a single target. Amphisbaena, Svarog, Zirnitra
Fire Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Fire. Dahaka, Ghast, Gremlin, Imp, Leyak, Right Pauldron
Fira Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Fira. Adroa, Ahriman, Dahaka, Garchimacera, Right Pauldron
Firaga Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Firaga. Dahaka, Flowering Cactuar, Right Pauldron, Verdelet
Flag Strike Point Support Summons Targeting Beacon, allowing Uhlan or Bulwarker to use its special attack. PSICOM Tracker, Sanctum Seraph
Flourish of Steel Physical 4 physical attacks that deal moderate damage to targets in range. Odin
Flurry of Fire Magical Employs three balls of fire at one target. Vespid
Forbidden Dance Physical Deals physical damage and inflicts Daze and Deprotect onto all targets. Stikini
Force Projection Physical Deals physical damage on opponents from a long range. Hecatoncheir
Fogga Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Fogga. Kaiser Behemoth
Forge Blade Support Summons a Centaurion Blade. Tyrant, Berserker, Immortal
Foul Utterance Magical Deals magical damage and dispels the 3 most recent status enhancements. Dahaka
Frenzied Dance Support Bestow Bravery onto all allies. Yakshini
Fulminous Firestorm Magical Deals extreme Fire and Thunder damage to all enemies with chance of inflicting Imperil. Changes Dahaka's elemental strengths and weaknesses as well. Dahaka
Fusillade Magical Deals very powerful non-elemental damage to a single target. Megrim Thresher

G Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Gatling Gun Physical Deals extreme physical damage to a single target. Falco Velocycle
Goblinhancement Support May bestow Bravery, Protect, Shell, Veil, and Vigilance onto an ally. It varies depending on the enemy. Borgbear Hero, Goblin Chieftain, Munchkin Maestro
Goblin Punch Physical Deals moderate physical damage to a single target. Borgbear, Goblin, Munchkin
Gore Physical Deals moderate physical damage and launches one party member up into the air. Humbaba
Gravity Beam Physical Deals moderate physical damage in a cone in front of the caster. Anavatapta Warmech
Grave Summons Support Summons 5 Numidia into battle. Syphax
Grow Support Turns Cactuar into Giant Cactuar. Cactuar
Grudging Look Support Makes the caster slightly stronger. Tonberry
Guard Support Reduces damage taken while guarding. Cid Raines, PSICOM Raider, Sanctum Archangel
Guided Missiles Physical Deals moderate physical damage to the area around the Targeting Beacon. Uhlan

H Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Haste Support Same effect as a Synergist's Haste. Cid Raines, Dahaka, Mushussu
Headspin Physical Launches targets surrounding caster into air and drops them for moderate damage. Pulsework Champion, Pulsework Gladiator, Pulsework Knight
Heave Physical Deals moderate physical damage and launches one party member up into the air. Alpha Behemoth, Beta Behemoth, Feral Behemoth, Greater Behemoth, Lodestar Behemoth, Proto-behemoth
Hellstorm Bolt Physical Deals physical Lightning damage to all party members in range. Garuda Interceptor, Kalavinka Striker
Heretic Dance Physical Deals physical damage and inflicts Deprotect onto all party members. Succubus
Hurl Physical Deals moderate physical damage and launches one party member up into the air. Behemoth King, Kaiser Behemoth
Hurricane Kick Physical Deal physical damage in a small radius around the caster. Hecatoncheir

I Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Ice Grenades Magical Deals ice damage and removes the most recent buff from the target. Also may inflict Slow. Tiamat Eliminator
Icy Breath Magical Deals powerful damage ice damage to all party members. Navidon
Ignis Magical Drops an expanding cloud of blue flame onto a character, dealing damage in an area. Chains from Umbral Vise. Bahamut
Imminent Grudge Magical Makes the user much stronger. Tonberry
Impenetrable Aura Support Makes Vercingetorix temporarily invincible, will regenerate eight times, healing 1% of its lost HP. This ability also removes status ailments, puts status enhancements on Vercingetorix and empties Chain Gauge. Vercingetorix
Imperilga Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Imperilga. Gelatitan
Inertial Barrier Support Makes the caster immune to physical damage and resistant to magical damage. Raktavija, Vetala
Inferno Magical Breathes crimson flames on party members affected by Whirlwind. Bahamut
Initiating Regeneration Support Restores both Arms after they have been defeated. Anima
Issue Orders Support Commands the user's allies to use status enhancement abilities. Ambling Bellows, Boxed Phalanx

K Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Kaleidoscopic Ray Physical and Magical Deal heavy damage to target and enemies around it. Orphan (Final Boss)
Kick Physical Deals damage to one target. Cactuar, Giant Cactuar
Knife Physical Deals moderate damage to one character and dispels one enhancement. Tonberry

L Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Lamenting Cry Magical Deals minor magic damage around the caster, and inflicts Deprotect, Deshell, Debrave, Defaith, and Curse. Syphax
Laser Rain Physical Deals multiple hits to targets in range. Dispels up to 6 status enhancements when used by Tiamat Eliminator. Ushumgal Subjugator (Second Encounter), Tiamat Eliminator
Levinbolt Magical Deals very powerful lightning damage to all targets. Bituitus, Mithridates
Life Sounding Support Resonates with other casters to execute the same command or to coordinate atacks. Chonchon, Penanggalan
Lift-off Support Deals physical damage and launches enemies around caster, removes all statuses, and resets the chain gauge. Tiamat Eliminator
Limiters Deactivated Support Recovers 29,997 HP, and bestows Bravery, Haste, and Vigilance when used in First Encounter. Full HP recovery only when used in Second Encounter. The Proudclad
Lofty Challenge Support Provokes nearby enemies. May increase Gestalt gauge faster. Alexander
Looming Wrath Support Attacks enemies who draw near. May increase Gestalt gauge faster. Hecatoncheir

M Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Magic Amplification Support Upgrades Pauldrons' and Ailettes' magic attacks to -ra or -ga stages. Barthandelus (First Encounter)
Magic Blast Magical Deals moderate magic damage to a small area around target. Seeker
Magical Projection Support Causes Left and Right Manipulators to use Resonant Magic. Anima
Main Cannon Physical Deals high physical damage to the whole party. Used at beginning of battle once, then used continuously when the Skytank is low on HP. Havoc Skytank
Main Cannon Primed Support Railgun is ready to fire. Midlight Reaper
Manadrive Barthunder Support Bestows Barthunder on target. Corps Gunner
Manadrive Blizzaga Magical Deals heavy blizzard-elemental magic damage on large area around the target. Corps Regular, Corps Watchman
Manadrive Bravera Support Bestows Bravera on target. Sanctum Inquisitrix
Manadrive Bravery Support Bestows Bravery on target. PSICOM Huntress, Sanctum Seraph
Manadrive Cura Magical Casts Cura on target. PSICOM Infiltrator
Manadrive Curse Magical Inflicts Curse on target. PSICOM Predator
Manadrive Deprotect Magical Inflicts Deprotect on target. PSICOM Reaver
Manadrive Deshell Magical Inflicts Deshell on target. PSICOM Reaver
Manadrive Dispel Magical Removes target's most recent status enhancement. PSICOM Reaver, Sanctum Templar
Manadrive Enfire Support Bestows Enfire on target. Corps Marksman
Manadrive Enwater Support Bestows Enwater on target. Corps Tranquifex
Manadrive Esuna Support Casts Esuna on target. PSICOM Infiltrator, Sanctum Archangel
Manadrive Fire Magical Deals fire-elemental magic damage on target. Corps Regular, Corps Watchman
Manadrive Fog Magical Inflicts Fog on target. PSICOM Raider
Manadrive Haste Support Bestows Haste on target. PSICOM Huntress, Sanctum Inquisitrix
Manadrive Pain Magical Inflicts Pain on target. PSICOM Raider
Manadrive Protect Support Bestows Protect on target. PSICOM Huntress, PSICOM Ranger
Manadrive Ruinga Magical Deals heavy non-elemental magic damage to large area around target. May launch affected targets into the air. Proto-behemoth
Manadrive Shell Support Bestows Shell on target. PSICOM Huntress, PSICOM Ranger
Manadrive Veil Support Bestows Veil on target. Sanctum Inquisitrix
Manadrive Vigilance Support Bestows Vigilance on target. PSICOM Scavenger, Sanctum Inquisitrix
Manadrive Watera Magical Deals wide water-elemental magic damage on target. Corps Pacifex
Mature Support Turns Giant Cactuar into Cactuar Prime. Giant Cactuar
Meditate Physical Inflicts massive physical damage to a single target in multiple hits. Attacus
Merciless Judgement Magical Put every party members HP to critical levels. Can be fatal if suffering from Deprotect or Poison. Orphan (First Encounter)
Merge Support Fuses unto a monster to enhance it. Dire Flan, Flan, Phosphoric Ooze, Rust Pudding
Metamorphose Support Allows Raines to use any of his abilities, including Seraphic Ray. Cid Raines
Miasma Physical Deals physical damage and may inflict Poison, Imperil, Slow, Deprotect, Deshell, and Daze on all targets within a wide radius, depending on the Cie'th. Bituitus, Edimmu, Mithridates, Pijavica, Varcolaci
Missile Barrage Physical Deals moderate physical damage to all targets in multiple homing missiles. May also interrupt the target. Portside Hull, Starboard Hull
Missile Burst Physical Deals heavy physical damage in multiple homing missiles. May also interrupt the target. PSICOM Aerial Recon, PSICOM Dragoon
MLRS Volley Physical Deals heavy physical damage in multiple homing missiles. May also interrupt the target. PSICOM Aerial Sniper
Mounting Contempt Physical Inflicts Deprotect and Deshell, and then deals a powerful physical attack. Wladislaus
Mucosphere Physical Deal moderate physical damage to target. Bandersnatch
Multicast Magical Casts many random magical attacks at the same time. Raktavija, Vetala
Murderous Might Support Allows Geiseric's Fist to be targeted. Geiseric
Muon Blaster Physical 5 hits to characters in a straight line. Used while on ground. The Proudclad (Second Encounter)
Mystic Aura Support Casts Faith and Haste. Barthandelus (First Encounter)

N Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Napalm Physical Deals 5 physical Fire-based hits to target. Ushumgal Subjugator (First encounter)
Nature's Blessing Support HP recovery to Jabberwocky. Bandersnatch
Necrosis Magical Inflicts Pain and Fog on target. Orphan (Final Boss)
Nerve Gas Magical Deals damage to party and inflicts Poison. Midlight Reaper
Nutrient Absorption Magical Drains HP from one target and gives it to the caster. Alraune, Noctilucale, Rafflesia

O Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Obliterator Physical Deals physical damage to launched target. Alexander
Offensive Shift Support Enters offensive mode. Cid Raines
Omnegator Support Makes user immune to damage until staggered. Anavatapta Warmech
Oneiric Maelstrom Physical 20 hits to characters in range. Deals variable damage. The Proudclad (Second Encounter)
Opposite Extremes Support Allows the casting of Consummate Light and Consummate Darkness at the same time. Orphan (First Encounter)
Orbital Battery Physical Deals lightning-elemental damage to target. Bulwarker
Overdrive Support Bestows Bravery and inflicts Deprotect and Deshell on Ushumgal. Heals Tiamat for 99,999 HP and buffs self with Haste, Bravery, Protect, and Shell. Ushumgal Subjugator (First Encounter), Tiamat Eliminator

P Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Pacifying Shock Magical Deals moderate lightning-elemental damage to a small area around the caster. Flanborg
Pain Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Pain. Chonchon
Painga Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Painga. Gelatitan
Parting Dance Support Prepares Flowering Cactuar to use Adieu. Long charging time. Flowering Cactuar
Peerless Blade Support Attacus pulls out his very powerful Peerless Blade, making his attacks massively stronger. Attacus
Percussive Blow Physical Deals physical damage to a wide area around the target. Geiseric
Photon Blaster Physical Deals 10 hits to party members in a straight line. Ushumgal Subjugator (First Encounter)
Photon Burst Physical and Magical Employs a powerful combination of both physical and magical damage, launches one target into the air. Lucidon, Thermadon
Pinpoint Beam Physical Unleashes a continuous barrage of projectiles against the party member who was targeted before. Has wide range, and dispels up to 2 status enhancements when used by Tiamat Eliminator. Ushumgal Subjugator (Second Encounter), Tiamat Eliminator
Pilebunker Physical Pulls enemies nearby before unleashing physical damage around the caster. Pulsework Centurion
Pirouette Physical Inflicts physical damage on opponents within a small radius. Nix
Plasma Blasters Physical Deals 2 hits to a party member. May launch target into the air. Havoc Skytank
Plasma Cannon Physical Deals high physical damage to the whole party. Aquila Velocycle
Plead Support Requests that a nearby Ochu or Neochu use the ability Pollen, which heals these enemies. Microchu, Picochu
Poison Magical Inflicts Poison on target and deals damage. Chonchon
Poisonga Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Poisonga. Barthandelus (Second Encounter), Cid Raines, Penanggalan
Pollen Support Heals nearby Microchus or Picochus, while removing buffs from characters and inflicting Deprotect, Deshell, Poison, Imperil, Slow, and Curse, and buffing Microchus/Picochus with Bravery and Haste. Ochu, Neochu
Power Spritz Support Bestows Haste, Shell, Veil and Vigilance onto the caster. Dagonite, Orobon
Priming Main Cannon Support Charges the main cannon to use Railgun. Midlight Reaper
Progenitorial Wrath Magical Instant Death spell with a 50% base success rate. Orphan (First Encounter)
Protect Support Same effect as a Synergist's Protect. Cid Raines, Mushussu
Pulsefire Magical Deals moderate fire damage to one target. Tyrant
Pummel Physical Deals multiple physical damage on opponents within a small radius. Hecatoncheir
Putrescence Physical Inflicts physical damage and removes two status enhancements. Vercingetorix
Pyroshot Physical Shoots a bullet at a target that combusts in an area upon contact. Deals Fire damage. Brynhildr
Pyroburst Physical Shoots a bullet at a target that combusts in a wide area upon contact. Deals Fire damage. Brynhildr

Q Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Quake Magical Deals Earth damage to all targets. Adamanchelid, Adamantoise, Adamantortoise, Corrosive Custard, Flowering Cactuar, Hecatoncheir, Long Gui, Shaolong Gui

R Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Railgun Physical Deals devastating damage to one party member. Long charging time. Midlight Reaper
Raging Tempest Magical Deals massive lightning damage around the caster. Enlil
Raging Torrent Magical Deals massive water damage around the caster. Enki
Rebirth Magical Does little damage to the party and buffs Orphan with Bravery, Faith, Protect and Shell. Used after recovering from stagger. Orphan (Second Encounter)
Recovery Shift Support Enters recovery mode. Cid Raines
Regenerate Carapace Support The carapace for Armadillion enemies regenerates back once the stagger has ended. Raises the Physical and Magic resistance to "Resistant". Gurangatch, Lucidon, Navidon, Scalebeast, Thermadon
Release Arms Restraints Support Allows the usage of the Railgun. Midlight Reaper
Requiem Magical Blasts a single target with darkness. Orphan (First Encounter)
Resonant Magic Magical Deals magical damage to party members in range. Used after Anima uses Magical Projection. Left Manipulator, Right Manipulator
Rescue Support Heals ally. Flanitor
Retaliatory Strike Physical Deals heavy physical damage in 12 simultaneous hits to target. The Proudclad
Revenge for the Fallen Magical Deals magic damage to target. Makes the Numidias tether to their target and then kill themselves to damage the target. Syphax
Rise to Power Support Morphs caster into a higher ranking form. Borgbear, Goblin, Munchkin
Roar Physical Deals massive physical damage and inflicts Daze on the whole party. Adamantoise, Adamantortoise, Long Gui
Ruin Magical Deals non-elemental magic damage to a single target. Cid Raines, Strigoi
Ruinga Magical Same effect as a Commando's Ruinga. Barthandelus (First Encounter), Cid Raines
Rush Physical Launches one party member up into the air. Dagonite

S Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Sanctify Physical Deals moderate physical damage to target. Sanctum Templar
Sap Physical Deals physical damage and absorbs HP equivalent to damage dealt. PSICOM Raider, PSICOM Scavenger, Sanctum Seraph
Savage Stomp Physical Deals physical damage to all party members. Geiseric
Screech Physical Deals moderate physical damage. Also removes buffs and enhancements. Neochu's Screech deals very heavy damage. Ochu, Neochu
Seed Dispersal Support Summons Microchus when Ochu uses it, and Picochus when Neochu uses it. Ochu, Neochu
Seismic Strike Physical Physical attack that deals moderate damage to targets in range. Odin
Self-Destruct Physical Deals heavy damage and consumes all HP. Only used when HP is full. Damage depends on the user's current HP. Bomb, Circuitron, Cryohedron
Seraphic Ray Magical Deals devastating damage to party. Used after Metamorphose. Cid Raines
Serious Grudge Tonberry
Shell Support Same effect as a Synergist's Shell. Cid Raines
Shocking Breath Magical Deals heavy lightning damage to one party member. Scalebeast
Skyward Swing Physical 3 physical attacks that deal moderate damage to targets in range. Odin
Slowga Magical Same effect as a Saboteur's Slowga. Gelatitan
Somersault Kick Physical Deals heavy physical damage and launches one party member into the air. Sanctum Inquisitrix
Soaring Uppercut Physical Deals physical damage and launches party members around the main target into the air. Alexander
Sparkstorm Magical Deals moderate lightning-elemental physical damage on target. Orion
Spin Attack Physical Deals moderate physical damage to character and may inflict Curse, Deprotect, Deshell, or Poison, depending on the enemy. Barbed Specter, Mushussu, Triffid
Steam Clean Support Removes all debuffs. Long charging time. Dreadnaught, Juggernaut
Storm Conduction Magical Deals Lightning-elemental damage to characters in range. May heal user and remove status ailments. Amam, Mánagarmr
Subversive Dance Support Bestows Bravery onto all allies. Succubus
Summon Support Calls a random ally. Behemoth King, Rangda, Verdelet
Sunder Physical Deals very powerful Earth damage to all targets. Behemoth King, Humbaba, Kaiser Behemoth, Lodestar Behemoth, Proto-behemoth
Swamp Water Magical Deals water-elemental magic damage on target. May inflict Deprotect. Ceratoraptor, Hedge Frog
System Upgrade Support Can bestow Bravery and Haste onto the user. Hoplite, Cryptos

T Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Tail Hammer Physical Deals moderate damage to party members in range and launches them into the air. Tiamat Eliminator also inflicts Imperil. Ushumgal Subjugator (First encounter), Tiamat Eliminator
Targeting Support Targets party member and prepares to unleash Pinpoint Beam. Ushumgal Subjugator (Second Encounter)
Temporal Hollow Support Refreshes the stagger gauge and removes all statuses from the party and Orphan. Orphan (Second Encounter)
Tertiary Plasma Physical Deals 3 hits of physical damage to a target. Anavatapta Warmech
Thanatosian Smile Magical Opens face to unleash a stream of lasers which do percentage-based (from max HP) damage on all characters. Deals 7 hits of physical damage in a straight line. Barthandelus (First Encounter)
Thanatosian Laughter Magical Opens face to unleash a torrent of lasers which do percentage-based (from max HP) damage on all characters. Barthandelus (Second/Third Encounter)
Thermal Discharge Magical Deals moderate fire-elemental physical damage on target. Viking
Thunder Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Thunder. Dahaka, Leyak, Right Ailette
Thundara Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Thundara. Adroa, Behemoth King, Dahaka, Monstrous Flan, Odin, Right Ailette, Zwerg Metrodroid
Thundaga Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Thundaga. Behemoth King, Dahaka, Right Ailette, Verdelet
Thunderburst Magical Deals thunder damage to target and inflicts Deprotect. Enlil
Tornado Kick Physical Deals devastating physical damage in multiple hits. May be synchronized with other Deckdrones. Deckdrone
Triple Beam Physical Deal heavy physical damage in a straight line. Long cast time. Milvus Velocycle
Turret Fire Physical Fire rapid gunshots to target. May interrupt the target. Portside Turret, Starboard Turret

U Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Ullr's Shield Support Enters guard mode and charges ATB gauge. Odin
Ultima Magical Conjures a sphere of green light to damage all characters. Barthandelus (Third Encounter), Long Gui, Shaolong Gui
Ultimate Grudge Tonberry
Umbral Vise Physical Follows the Whirlwind attack. Crushes an airborne character in claws, creating an ellipse of flame that damages nearby characters. Bahamut
Unfathomable Grudge Tonberry
Unrelenting Blade Support Attacus pulls out his powerful Unrelenting Blade, making his attacks stronger. Attacus

V Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Valkyrian Scythe Physical Slices at one character, spins with scythe, fires an arc of shots, and spins with scythe once more, all in quick succession. Brynhildr
Vehement Grudge Tonberry
Version Upgrade Support Bestows Bravery, Faith, Protect, Shell, Veil, and Vigilance onto the user. Hoplite
Vigilance Support Same effect as a Synergist's Vigilance. Cid Raines, Mushussu
Vile Exploitation Magical Deals minor magical damage to all enemies. Orphan (First Encounter)
Virulent Breath Physical Deals moderate physical damage and may inflict Curse, or Poison, depending on the enemy. Gorgonopsid, Megistotherian, Silver Lobo, Ugallu, Uridimmu

W Edit

Ability Type Description Enemies
Wail Magical Inflicts a very short Daze. Taxim, Strigoi, Vampire
War Cry Support Bestows Bravery and Haste onto the caster. Adamantheron, Thexteron
War Dance Physical Deals powerful physical damage to all targets within a wide radius. Yaksha
Water Magical Attacks one target with water orb. May cause Slow or Daze. Also used by Dahaka and Left Pauldron, but with the same effect as a Ravager's Water. Dagonite, Dahaka, Left Pauldron, Leyak, Orobon, Sahagin
Watera Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Watera. Adroa, Dahaka, Left Pauldron
Waterga Magical Same effect as a Ravager's Waterga. Dahaka, Flowering Cactuar, Gelatitan, Hybrid Flora, Left Pauldron, Verdelet
Waterburst Magical Deals water damage to target and inflicts Deprotect. Enki
Wave Cannon Physical Opens frontal compartment to fire a beam of energy at all characters. Manasvin Warmech
Wheel Grind Physical Inflicts multiple physical damage on one opponent. Nix
Whirlwind Physical Slashes while spinning to damage characters in a radius and launch them into the air. Follows up with Umbral Vise or Inferno. Bahamut
Wicked Whirl Physical Vercingetorix spins many times in the air dealing very heavy damage to the party. Vercingetorix
Wind Shear Magical Deals powerful non-elemental damage to all targets. Vercingetorix
Wind Slash Magical Deals moderate wind damage to all targets. Edimmu, Nelapsi, Pijavica, Varcolaci
Wrecking Ball Physical Deals high physical Fire-based damage. Dreadnought, Juggernaut

Gallery Edit