Also known as "The Viper."
IX Rune Tooth is a mid-ranked Thief Sword for Zidane, providing 37 Attack, inflicts Poison when using Soul Blade, and teaches the ability Lucky Seven. It can be synthesized for 2,000 gil and Mythril Dagger x2 at Black Mage Village, Alexandria, Treno, and Linbdlum.
|Rune Tooth (IX)||Swords||1||122||0||0|
|Additional stats: Accuracy +95|
Bonus effects with Synergy: Adds small boost to wind damage. Increases Gysahl drop rate by 50%.
Overstrike Soul Break: Meo Twister (Zidane), ATK +10 when mastered
Runes are the letters in a set of related alphabets known as runic alphabets, which were used to write various Germanic languages before the adoption of the Latin alphabet and for specialized purposes thereafter. Historic anthropology regarding the Germanic and Norse peoples that used runes also note that the language was also highly used in magical practices related to these cultures, whether it be in divination, enchantment, and incantation.