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FFIX Mental Break

Mental Break as seen in Final Fantasy IX.

You shall fear magic!
Auron, while using Mental Break

Mental Break (メンタルブレイク, Mentaru Bureiku?), also known Shear, is a Knight ability that reduces the target's Magic Defense. In some games, it instead reduces Magic.

AppearancesEdit

Final Fantasy IXEdit

IX

Reduces the enemy's Magic Def.
—Description

Mental Break is one of Steiner's Sword Arts. It halves a target's Magic Defense, costs 8 MP to use, and can be learned for 45 AP from the Ice Brand and Gold Helm. It has a 50% accuracy, but can be used repeatedly.

Final Fantasy XEdit

X Mental Break is found in Auron's section of the Sphere Grid. It costs 12 MP to cast, and sets the target's Magic Defense at 0.

Final Fantasy X-2Edit

X-2 Learned by the Warrior dressphere. It takes 40 AP to learn and 12 MP to use.

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Final Fantasy XIIEdit

XII Shear is a Technick that lowers the target's Magick Resist by 10% and can be used repeatedly. No enemy is immune to it, but it has a fairly low accuracy of only 33%. Shear can be bought in Rabanastre, Nalbina and Jahara for 3,600 gil and it takes 35 LP to unlock on the License Board.

In the Zodiac versions, Shear costs 50 LP and can be used by the Foebreaker and the Archer and also the Time Battlemage (after acquiring Zeromus first).

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the RiftEdit

TA2 Raptors have an ability known as Mind Crush that deals damage and lowers the target's Resistance. Raptors learn it for 250 AP from the Falchion.

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Bravely DefaultEdit

BD Scale Strip is the job level 4 ability for the Pirate. It deals the same damage as a conventional attack to one target, and for four turns, lowers the target's magical defense by 25%. The lower limit for M.Def is 75%. It costs 9 MP to use.

Bravely Second: End Layer Edit

BS Scale Strip is the level 4 command ability for the Pirate. It allows the user to deal the same damage as a conventional attack to one target, and for four turns, lower the target's M.Def by 25%. The lower limit for M.Def is 75%. It costs 9 MP to use.

Final Fantasy Airborne BrigadeEdit

FFAB

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Final Fantasy Record KeeperEdit

FFRK Mental Break is a three-star Combat ability. It deals damage equal to 1.7 times the base physical damage, and reduces the target's RES by 30% for 15 seconds. It has a charge time of 1.65 seconds, grants 60 Soul Break points, and requires Power, Ice, and Non-Elemental Orbs to craft.

Mental Breakdown is a four-star Support ability. It deals damage equal to 2.1 times the base physical damage, and reduces the target's RES by 50% for 15 seconds. It has a charge time of 1.65 seconds, grants 60 Soul Break points, and requires Greater Power, Greater Ice, and Greater Non-Elemental Orbs to craft.

Final Fantasy Brave ExviusEdit

FFBE

Damage and reduce SPR for one enemy
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