</nowiki> Meteor Javelin is Noel's Full ATB Skill, and is part of his Commando Crystarium tree. Just like Ultima Arrow, it is obtained as a Crystarium Expansion late on in the game. It manifests as Noel leaping into the air and throwing four spears into the enemy. Similar to Highwind or Sovereign Fist from Final Fantasy XIII, the Chain gauge is reset to 100% upon its usage.
Meteor Javelin is best used just before the enemy is exiting their stagger period, due to the fact the Chain Gauge is reset after using it. It is also the best time as the Chain Gauge will be at the highest amount it could be, delivering the greatest amount of damage to the enemy. It is also extends the period of time that other allies can use attacks such as Smite or Scourge which deal a lot of damage to enemies exiting Stagger, for the use of a Full ATB Skill freezes the depletion of the Chain Gauge.
Meteor Javelin is a STR ability with 1440 Attack and Defense, and Normal growth rate.
meteor or "shooting star" is the visible streak of light from a meteoroid or micrometeoroid, heated and glowing from entering the Earth's atmosphere, as it sheds glowing material in its wake. Meteors rarely explode in the Earth's atmosphere. The term has become associated with quickness with the adjective "meteoric." In the context of myth and superstition, meteors and comets sighted in Ancient and Medieval Europe were once held as ill omen, said to be the message of the heavens' displeasure of man's affairs to herald grave catastrophes.A
Pieces that withstand atmospheric ablation are known as meteorites, but the name of the spell in the series refers to the overall phenomenon.
A javelin is a light spear designed primarily to be thrown as a ranged weapon. The javelin is almost always thrown by hand, although hurling devices do exist. The word javeline comes from Middle English and it derives from Old French javelin, a diminutive of javelot, which meant spear.