I couldn't miss the chance to practice my drawing!
Focus your mind to recover the last 20 seconds of AP you have used.
Meikyo Shisui the Samurai One-hour ability. It will instantly grant the Samurai 300% TP, a full TP bar, and a Special Ability status effect will appear for the next 30 seconds thereafter. During this time, the samurai's Weapon skill attacks will only cost 100% TP, where normally they would cost him his entire TP allotment. This allows a Samurai to quickly perform at least three Weapon skills. With special abilities, like Meditate, and the proper equipment, more are possible inside the allotted period of time. One of the most interesting qualities of this ability is that a samurai can perform a skillchain with himself.
Like Astral Flow, the effect of Meikyo Shisui cannot be stolen from monsters by means of Larceny. This is because monster Meikyo Shisui is handled by means of monster scripting rather than the same status effect that players receive.
Meikyo Shisui allows the player to gain the effect of a combo when using the final weapon skill of the combo without having used the prerequisite weapon skill beforehand. This applies for the next 10 seconds or 3 weapon skills. Performing combos is the only way to build the Sen gauge, which is needed to perform Iaijutsu; in addition, there are several unique buffs to be gained from performing combos, and Meikyo Shisui thus makes maintaining these buffs easier. Combos also build the Kenki gauge (needed to use Hissatsu skills) faster; furthermore, Hagakure can be used to trade Sen for Kenki, thus Meikyo Shisui can also be used to perform Hissatsu skills more frequently.
Meikyo Shisui is usable every 80 seconds and is gained at Samurai level 50.
Read enemies' attacks and deliver a devastating counterslash
Tranquility is an ability for Jack that requires 6 AP and is available after learning Deliverance: AG ↓. It has Jack read the enemies' attacks and deliver a devastating counterslash.
Tranquility: Power ↑ requires 6 AP and is available after learning Tranquility. It increases the power of Tranquility. Tranquility: +Killsight requires 8 AP and is available after learning Tranquility: Power ↑. It adds a Killsight effect to Tranquility. Tranquility: AG ↓ requires 6 AP and is available after learning Tranquility: +Killsight. It reduces the AG cost of Tranquility.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances Edit
Mirror Water is Yuffie's ability. This technique can be done by pressing the Up + Down + Special buttons.
Meikyō Shisui (明鏡止水?) is a four letter idiom of Japanese-Chinese syncretic philosophy combining the wisdom of Sun Tsu ("clear mirror") and the wisdom of Confucius ("still water") as capable of reflecting the truth. It is followed as a trained state of mind not unlike the concept of Mushin, in that being calm and steady in the face of adversity one is capable of grasping the situation undisturbed and to follow through without fault and with understanding of what action to take.The term