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Actions

PvE actions

Action Acquired Quest requirement Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Hakaze.png  Hakaze Samurai frame icon.png SAM 1 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 200.
Additional Effect: Increases Kenki Gauge by 5
Jinpu.png  Jinpu Samurai frame icon.png SAM 4 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120.
Combo Action: Hakaze
Combo Potency: 280
Combo Bonus: Grants Fugetsu
Fugetsu Effect: Increases damage dealt by 13%
Duration: 40s
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 5
Third Eye.png  Third Eye Samurai frame icon.png SAM 6 Ability Instant 15s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Reduces the amount of damage taken by the next attack by 10%.
Duration: 4s
Additional Effect: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10 when hit
Enpi.png  Enpi Samurai frame icon.png SAM 15 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 20y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers a ranged attack with a potency of 100.
Enhanced Enpi Bonus Potency: 260
Additional Effect: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10
Shifu.png  Shifu Samurai frame icon.png SAM 18 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120.
Combo Action: Hakaze
Combo Potency: 280
Combo Bonus: Grants Fuka
Fuka Effect: Reduces weaponskill cast time and recast time, spell cast time and recast time, and auto-attack delay by 13%
Duration: 40s
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 5
Fuga.png  Fuga Samurai frame icon.png SAM 26 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 8y
Conal AoE in front of the user 8y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 90 to all enemies in a cone before you.
Additional Effect: Increases Kenki Gauge by 5
Gekko.png  Gekko Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120.
150 when executed from a target's rear.

Combo Action: Jinpu
Combo Potency: 330
Rear Combo Bonus: 380
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10
Combo Bonus: Grants Getsu
Iaijutsu.png  Iaijutsu Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill 1.3s 2.5s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Executes a weaponskill depending on current number of Sen stored in Sen Gauge.
1 Sen: Higanbana
2 Sen: Tenka Goken
3 Sen: Midare Setsugekka
Mangetsu.png  Mangetsu Samurai frame icon.png SAM 35 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to all nearby enemies.
Combo Action: Fuko
Combo Potency: 120
Combo Bonus: Grants Fugetsu
Fugetsu Effect: Increases damage dealt by 13%
Duration: 40s
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10
Combo Bonus: Grants Getsu
Kasha.png  Kasha Samurai frame icon.png SAM 40 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120.
150 when executed from a target's flank.

Combo Action: Shifu
Combo Potency: 330
Flank Combo Potency: 380
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10
Combo Bonus: Grants Ka
Oka.png  Oka Samurai frame icon.png SAM 45 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to all nearby enemies.
Combo Action: Fuko
Combo Potency: 120
Combo Bonus: Grants Fuka
Fuka Effect: Reduces weaponskill cast time and recast time, spell cast time and recast time, and auto-attack delay by 13%
Duration: 10s
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10
Combo Bonus: Grants Ka
Yukikaze.png  Yukikaze Samurai frame icon.png SAM 50 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120.
Combo Action: Hakaze
Combo Potency: 300
Combo Bonus: Increases Kenki Gauge by 15
Combo Bonus: Grants Setsu
Meikyo Shisui.png  Meikyo Shisui Samurai frame icon.png SAM 50 Ability Instant 55s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Execute up to 3 weaponskill combos without meeting combo prerequisites. Does not affect Iaijutsu or Ogi Namikiri.
Duration: 15s
Additional Effect: Successfully landing Gekko grants Fugetsu, and successfully landing Kasha grants Fuka
Maximum Charges: 2
Hissatsu- Shinten.png  Hissatsu: Shinten Samurai frame icon.png SAM 52 Ability Instant 1s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 250.
Kenki Gauge Cost: 25
Hissatsu- Gyoten.png  Hissatsu: Gyoten Samurai frame icon.png SAM 54 Ability Instant 10s Range icon.png 20y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Rushes target and delivers an attack with a potency of 100.
Kenki Gauge Cost: 10
Cannot be executed while bound.
Hissatsu- Yaten.png  Hissatsu: Yaten Samurai frame icon.png SAM 56 Ability Instant 10s Range icon.png 5y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100.
Additional Effect: 10-yalm backstep
Additional Effect: Grants Enhanced Enpi
Duration: 15s
Kenki Gauge Cost: 10
Cannot be executed while bound.
Meditate.png  Meditate Samurai frame icon.png SAM 1Quest: The Face of True Evil 60 Ability Instant 60s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Gradually increases your Kenki Gauge.
Duration: 15s
Additional Effect: Grants stacks of Meditation when used in combat, up to a maximum of 3
Kenki Gauge not affected when used outside battle.
Effect ends upon using another action or moving (including facing a different direction).
Cancels auto-attack upon execution.
Triggers the cooldown of weaponskills upon execution. Cannot be executed during the cooldown of weaponskills.
Hissatsu- Kyuten.png  Hissatsu: Kyuten Samurai frame icon.png SAM 62 Ability Instant 1s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 120 to all nearby enemies.
Kenki Gauge Cost: 25
Hagakure.png  Hagakure Samurai frame icon.png SAM 68 Ability Instant 5s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Converts Setsu, Getsu, and Ka into Kenki. Each Sen converted increases your Kenki Gauge by 10. Can only be executed if under the effect of at least one of the three statuses.
Ikishoten.png  Ikishoten Samurai frame icon.png SAM 68 Ability Instant 120s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Increases Kenki Gauge by 50.
Grants Ogi Namikiri Ready
Duration: 30s
Can only be executed while in combat.
Hissatsu- Guren.png  Hissatsu: Guren Samurai frame icon.png SAM 1Quest: The Battle on Bekko 70 Ability Instant 120s Range icon.png 10y
Line AoE from the user to the action target 10y
Delivers an attack to all enemies in a straight line before you with a potency of 500 for the first enemy, and 25% less for all remaining enemies.
Kenki Gauge Cost: 25
Shares a recast timer with Hissatsu: Senei
Hissatsu Senei.png  Hissatsu: Senei Samurai frame icon.png SAM 72 Ability Instant 120s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 860.
Kenki Gauge Cost: 25
Shares a recast timer with Hissatsu: Guren.
Tsubame-gaeshi.png  Tsubame-gaeshi Samurai frame icon.png SAM 76 Ability Instant 60s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Repeats the previously executed iaijutsu with increased potency.
Maximum Charges: 2
Can only be executed immediately following Iaijutsu.
Triggers the cooldown of weaponskills upon execution. Cannot be executed during the cooldown of weaponskills.
Shoha.png  Shoha Samurai frame icon.png SAM 80 Ability Instant 15s Range icon.png 3y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 560.
Can only be executed after accumulating three stacks of Meditation by executing Iaijutsu, Meditate, or Ogi Namikiri while in combat.
Meditation effect fades upon execution.
Shares a recast timer with Shoha II.
Shoha II.png  Shoha II Samurai frame icon.png SAM 82 Ability Instant 15s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 200 to all nearby enemies.
Can only be executed after accumulating three stacks of Meditation by executing Iaijutsu, Meditate, or Ogi Namikiri while in combat.
Meditation effect fades upon execution.
Shares a recast timer with Shoha.
Fuko.png  Fuko Samurai frame icon.png SAM 86 Weaponskill Instant 2.5s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 100 to all nearby enemies.
Additional Effect: Increases Kenki Gauge by 10
Ogi Namikiri.png  Ogi Namikiri Samurai frame icon.png SAM 90 Weaponskill 1.3s 2.5s Range icon.png 8y
Conal AoE in front of the user 8y
Delivers a critical hit with a potency of 860 for the first enemy, and 75% less for all remaining enemies.
Grants a stack of Meditation, up to a maximum of 3.
Can only be executed while under the effect of Ogi Namikiri Ready.
※Action changes to Kaeshi: Namikiri upon execution.
Kaeshi Namikiri.png  Kaeshi: Namikiri Samurai frame icon.png SAM 90 Ability Instant 1s Range icon.png 8y
Conal AoE in front of the user 8y
Delivers a critical hit with a potency of 860 for the first enemy, and 75% less for all remaining enemies.
Triggers the cooldown of weaponskills upon execution. Cannot be executed during the cooldown of weaponskills.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.

Iaijutsu

Iaijutsu are weaponskills which consume all Sen, and each of them require a certain amount to be used.

Action Acquired Quest requirement Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Higanbana.png  Higanbana Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill 1.3s 2.5s Range icon.png 6y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 200.
Additional Effect: Damage over Time
Potency: 45
Duration: 60s
Additional Effect: Grants a stack of Meditation, up to a maximum of 3
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Tenka Goken.png  Tenka Goken Samurai frame icon.png SAM 40 Weaponskill 1.3s 2.5s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 8y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 300 to all nearby enemies.
Additional Effect: Grants a stack of Meditation, up to a maximum of 3
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Midare Setsugekka.png  Midare Setsugekka Samurai frame icon.png SAM 50 Weaponskill 1.3s 2.5s Range icon.png 6y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers a critical hit with a potency of 640.
Additional Effect: Grants a stack of Meditation, up to a maximum of 3
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Kaeshi Higanbana.png  Kaeshi: Higanbana Samurai frame icon.png SAM 76 Ability Instant 60s Range icon.png 6y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 200.
Additional Effect: Damage over Time
Potency: 45
Duration: 60s
Effect cannot be stacked with Higanbana.
Triggers the cooldown of weaponskills upon execution. Cannot be executed during the cooldown of weaponskills.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Kaeshi Goken.png  Kaeshi: Goken Samurai frame icon.png SAM 76 Ability Instant 60s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 8y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 300 to all nearby enemies.
Triggers the cooldown of weaponskills upon execution. Cannot be executed during the cooldown of weaponskills.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Kaeshi Setsugekka.png  Kaeshi: Setsugekka Samurai frame icon.png SAM 76 Ability Instant 60s Range icon.png 6y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers a critical hit with a potency of 640.
Triggers the cooldown of weaponskills upon execution. Cannot be executed during the cooldown of weaponskills.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.

Limit Breaks (PvE)

See also: Limit Break
Action Acquired Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Limit break icon1.png  Braver Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS 1 Limit Break Level 1 2s Instant Range icon.png 8y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack that deals 100% the damage of Braver.
Limit break icon1.png  Bladedance Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS 1 Limit Break Level 2 3s Instant Range icon.png 8y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack that deals 220% the damage of Braver.
Limit break icon1.png  Doom of the Living Samurai frame icon.png SAM 1 Limit Break Level 3 4.5s Instant Range icon.png 8y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack that deals 350% the damage of Braver.

Melee DPS role actions (PvE)

See also: Role actions
Action Acquired Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Second Wind.png  Second Wind Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS
Physical Ranged DPS role.png Physical Ranged DPS
8 Ability Instant 120s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Instantly restores own HP.
Cure Potency: 500
Leg Sweep.png  Leg Sweep Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS 10 Ability Instant 40s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Stuns target.
Duration: 3s
Bloodbath.png  Bloodbath Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS 12 Ability Instant 90s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Converts a portion of physical damage dealt into HP.
Duration: 20s
Feint.png  Feint Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS 22 Ability Instant 90s Range icon.png 10y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Lowers target's physical damage dealt by 10% and magic damage dealt by 5%.
Duration: 10s
Arm's Length.png  Arm's Length Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS
Physical Ranged DPS role.png Physical Ranged DPS
Tank role.png Tank
32 Ability Instant 120s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Creates a barrier nullifying most knockback and draw-in effects.
Duration: 6s
Additional Effect: Slow +20% when barrier is struck
Duration: 15s
True North.png  True North Melee DPS role.png Melee DPS 50 Ability Instant 45s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Nullifies all action direction requirements.
Duration: 10s
Maximum Charges: 2

PvP actions

Action Acquired Quest requirement Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Yukikaze (PvP).png  Yukikaze (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 5y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 3,000.
※Action changes to Hyosetsu while under the effect of Kaiten.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar
Gekko (PvP).png  Gekko (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 5y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 4,000.
Combo action: Yukikaze or Hyosetsu
※Action changes to Mangetsu while under the effect of Kaiten.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Kasha (PvP).png  Kasha (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 5y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 5,000.
Combo action: Gekko or Mangetsu
※Action changes to Oka while under the effect of Kaiten.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Ogi Namikiri (PvP).png  Ogi Namikiri (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill 1.3s 20s Range icon.png 8y
Conal AoE in front of the user 8y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 8,000 to all enemies in a cone before you.
Potency is increased by 50% when attacking only a single target.
Additional Effect: When attacking two or more targets, creates a barrier around self that absorbs damage equivalent to a heal of 8,000 potency
Duration: 10s
This weaponskill does not share a recast timer with any other actions.
※Action changes to Kaeshi: Namikiri upon execution.
Hissatsu Soten (PvP).png  Hissatsu: Soten (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Ability Instant 10s Range icon.png 20y
Line AoE from the user to the action target 0y
Swiftly charges forward, dealing damage with a potency of 4,000 to targets in your path.
Additional Effect: Grants Kaiten
Duration: 10s
Maximum Charges: 3
Cannot be executed while bound.
※Yukikaze changes to Hyosetsu while under the effect of Kaiten.
※Gekko changes to Mangetsu while under the effect of Kaiten.
※Kasha changes to Oka while under the effect of Kaiten.
Hissatsu Chiten (PvP).png  Hissatsu: Chiten (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Ability Instant 25s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Reduces damage taken by 25% and delivers an attack with a potency of 2,000 every time you suffer damage.
Duration: 5s
Additional Effect: Afflicts target with Kuzushi
Kuzushi Effect: Increases damage you deal target by 25%
Duration: 4s
Mineuchi (PvP).png  Mineuchi (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Ability Instant 20s Range icon.png 5y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Deals damage to target equal to 10% of their current HP.
Ignores the effects of Guard when dealing damage.
Deals damage with a potency of 4,000 to players riding a machina and non-player combatants.
Additional Effect: Stun
Duration: 2s
Meikyo Shisui (PvP).png  Meikyo Shisui (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Ability Instant 20s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Grants Meikyo Shisui and Midare.
Meikyo Shisui Effect: Nullifies status afflictions that can be removed by Purify.
Duration: 3s
Midare Duration: 10s
※Action changes to Midare Setsugekka while under the effect of Midare
Hyosetsu (PvP).png  Hyosetsu (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 3,000 to all nearby enemies.
Additional Effect: Bind.
Duration: 2s
Can only be executed while under the effect of Kaiten
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Mangetsu (PvP).png  Mangetsu (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 8,000 to all nearby enemies.
Combo Action: Yukikaze or Hyosetsu
Can only be executed while under the effect of Kaiten.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Oka (PvP).png  Oka (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 0y
Point Blank Circle around the user 5y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 5,000 to all nearby enemies.
Combo Action: Gekko or Mangetsu
Additional Effect: Absorbs 100% of damage dealt as HP
Can only be executed while under the effect of Kaiten.
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar
Midare Setsugekka (PvP).png  Midare Setsugekka (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill 1.3s 2.2s Range icon.png 8y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 16,000.
Can only be executed while under the effect of Midare
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.
Kaeshi- Namikiri (PvP).png  Kaeshi: Namikiri (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Weaponskill Instant 2.2s Range icon.png 8y
Conal AoE in front of the user 8y
Delivers an attack with a potency of 8,000 to all enemies in a cone before you.
Potency is increased by 50% when attacking only a single target.
Combo Action: Ogi Namikiri
Additional Effect: When attacking two or more targets, creates a barrier around self that absorbs damage equivalent to a heal of 8,000 potency
Duration: 10s
※This action cannot be assigned to a hotbar.

Limit Break (PvP)

Action Acquired Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Zantetsuken (PvP).png  Zantetsuken (PvP) Samurai frame icon.png SAM 30 Limit Break Instant 10s Range icon.png 20y
Circle AoE around the action target 5y
Swiftly charges forward, dealing damage to target and all enemies nearby it with a potency of 24,000.
If target is afflicted with Kuzushi, deals damage equal to 100% of their maximum HP.
Ignores the effects of Guard when dealing damage.
The additional effect of Kuzushi cannot be applied to players riding a machina and non-player combatants.
Can only be executed when the limit gauge is full.
Gauge Charge Time: 120s
Cannot be executed while bound.

Common actions (PvP)

Action Acquired Level Type MP Casting Recast Range
Radius
Description
Standard-issue Elixir (PvP).png  Standard-issue Elixir (PvP) Any class frame icon.png ANY 30 Ability 4.5s 5s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Restores your HP and MP to maximum. Casting will be interrupted when damage is taken.
Recuperate (PvP).png  Recuperate (PvP) Any class frame icon.png ANY 30 Ability 2,500 Instant 1s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Restores own HP.
Cure Potency: 15,000
Purify (PvP).png  Purify (PvP) Any class frame icon.png ANY 30 Ability Instant 30s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Removes Stun, Heavy, Bind, Silence, Half-asleep, Sleep, and Deep Freeze.
Additional Effect: Grants Resilience
Resilience Effect: Nullifies status afflictions that can be removed by Purify
Duration: 5s
Can be used even when under the effect of certain status afflictions.
Guard (PvP).png  Guard (PvP) Any class frame icon.png ANY 30 Ability Instant 30s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Reduces damage taken by 90% and grants immunity to Stun, Heavy, Bind, Silence, Half-asleep, Sleep, Deep Freeze, and knockback and draw-in effects.
Duration: 5s
Movement speed is reduced by 50% for the duration of this effect.
Effect ends upon reuse, using another action, or when the effect duration expires.
Sprint (PvP).png  Sprint (PvP) Any class frame icon.png ANY 30 Ability Instant 1.5s Range icon.png 0y
Single Target or AoE not yet specified 0y
Increases movement speed. Effect ends upon reuse or execution of another action.