Black Magick

A full list of the Arcane Magick available in the game. Note that the locations listed below are specific to the newest version of the game: The Zodiac Age.



Fire
Effects:
Deal fire damage to one foe in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Fire-elemental damage to one foe in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage (and Fran comes automatically equipped with it no matter what class)

License:
Black Magick 1

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Barheim Passage, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Giza Plains, Nalbina, Rabanastre

Fira
Effects:
Deal fire damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes Fire-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 5

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Eruyt Village, Jahara, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Firaga
Effects:
Deal heavy fire damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of Fire-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 9

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Balfonheim Port, Phon Coast

Thunder
Effects:
Deal lightning damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Lightning-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage (and Fran and Reks come automatically equipped with it)

License:
Black Magick 1

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Barheim Passage, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Nalbina, Rabanastre

Thundara
Effects:
Deal lightning damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes Lightning-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 6

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Eruyt Village, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Thundaga
Effects:
Deal heavy lightning damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of Lightning-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 9

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Balfonheim Port

Blizzard
Effects:
Deal ice damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Ice-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 2

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Estersand, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Nalbina, Rabanastre

Blizzara
Effects:
Deal ice damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes Ice-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 6

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Blizzaga
Effects:
Deal heavy ice damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of Ice-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 10

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Balfonheim Port

Aero
Effects:
Deal wind damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Wind-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 4

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Jahara, Rabanastre

Aeroga
Effects:
Deal heavy wind damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a heavy amount of Wind-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 8

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Mosphoran Highwaste, Phon Coast

Aqua (Water in the Original Version)
Effects:
Deal water damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Water-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Larsa (Lamont) when he joins your party

License:
Black Magick 3

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Jahara, Rabanastre

Bio
Effects:
Inflicts Sap and deals damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes non-elemental damage to all foes in range and inflicts Sap.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 7

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Shock
Effects:
Deal heavy damage to one foe.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of non-elemental damage to one foe.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 11

Location:
Can be purchased in Balfonheim Port after completing the Great Crystal and obtaining the Treaty-Blade

Scourge
Effects:
Inflicts Sap and deals heavy damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes non-elemental damage to all targets in range and inflicts Sap – one of the strongest spells in the game.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 12

Location:
Can be purchased in Barheim Passage after completing the Great Crystal and obtaining the Treaty-Blade

Flare
Effects:
Deals very heavy damage to one foe.

Tips:
Causes an even larger amount of non-elemental damage to one target – one of the strongest spells in the game for single-foe attacks.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 12

Location:
A treasure chest in the Pharos – Third Ascent – Spire Ravel – 1st Flight. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Scathe
Effects:
Deals very heavy damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of non-elemental damage to all targets in range – one of the strongest spells in the game for multiple foe attacks.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 13

Location:
A treasure chest in the Lhusu Mines – Staging Area. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Blind
Effects:
Inflicts the Blind status effect (reducing chance to hit with physical attacks).

Tips:
Can be extremely useful in limiting physical damage from bosses and powerful foes if they are susceptible.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 2

Location:
A treasure chest in the Giza Plains (Dry Season) – Toam Hills. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Blindga
Effects:
Inflicts the Blind status effect on all foes in range (reducing chance to hit with physical attacks).

Tips:
Can also be extremely useful in limiting physical damage from enemies if they are susceptible to being Blinded.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 7

Location:
A treasure chest in the Tchita Uplands – Fields of Eternity. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Silence
Effects:
Prevents one foe from casting Magick spells.

Tips:
Useful for greatly limiting the damage of certain enemies and bosses.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 3

Location:
A treasure chest in the Dalmasca Estersand – Yardang Labyrinth or the Lhusu Mines – Shaft Entry. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Silencega
Effects:
Presents all foes in range from casting Magick spells.

Tips:
Useful for greatly limiting the damage of a group of enemies and bosses if they are susceptible to the Silence effect.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 8

Location:
A treasure chest in the Necrohol of Nabudis – Cloister of the Highborn. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Sleep
Effects:
Inflicts the Sleep status effect on one foe.

Tips:
Very useful for inhibiting a foe during a battle. Attacking it will awaken the enemy and remove the effect.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 4

Location:
A treasure chest in the Dreadnought Leviathan – Starboard Section or the Ogir-Yensa Sandsea – Platform 1 – East Tanks. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.

Sleepga
Effects:
Inflicts the Sleep status effect on a group of foes.

Tips:
Very useful for inhibiting groups of foes during a battle. Attacking enemies will awaken the enemies and remove the effect.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 10

Location:
A treasure chest in the Ancient City of Giruvegan – The Trimahla Water-steps. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.

Poison
Effects:
Causes damage to a foe over time.

Tips:
Casting this Magick spell at the beginning of the battle can cause it to do a ton of damage over the course of the battle.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 5

Location:
A treasure chest in the Dalmasca Estersand – Sand-swept Naze. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.

Toxify
Effects:
Causes damage to a group of foes over time.

Tips:
Casting this Magick spell at the beginning of the battle can cause it to do a ton of damage over the course of the battle to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 11

Location:
A treasure chest in the Barheim Passage – East-West Bypass. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.


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Aero
Effects:
Deal wind damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Wind-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 4

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Jahara, Rabanastre

Aeroga
Effects:
Deal heavy wind damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a heavy amount of Wind-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 8

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Mosphoran Highwaste, Phon Coast

Aqua (Water in the Original Version)
Effects:
Deal water damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Water-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Larsa (Lamont) when he joins your party

License:
Black Magick 3

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Jahara, Rabanastre

Bio
Effects:
Inflicts Sap and deals damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes non-elemental damage to all foes in range and inflicts Sap.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 7

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Blind
Effects:
Inflicts the Blind status effect (reducing chance to hit with physical attacks).

Tips:
Can be extremely useful in limiting physical damage from bosses and powerful foes if they are susceptible.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 2

Location:
A treasure chest in the Giza Plains (Dry Season) – Toam Hills. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Blindga
Effects:
Inflicts the Blind status effect on all foes in range (reducing chance to hit with physical attacks).

Tips:
Can also be extremely useful in limiting physical damage from enemies if they are susceptible to being Blinded.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 7

Location:
A treasure chest in the Tchita Uplands – Fields of Eternity. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Blizzard
Effects:
Deal ice damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Ice-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 2

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Estersand, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Nalbina, Rabanastre

Blizzaga
Effects:
Deal heavy ice damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of Ice-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 10

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Balfonheim Port

Blizzara
Effects:
Deal ice damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes Ice-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 6

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Fira
Effects:
Deal fire damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes Fire-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 5

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Eruyt Village, Jahara, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Firaga
Effects:
Deal heavy fire damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of Fire-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 9

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Balfonheim Port, Phon Coast

Fire
Effects:
Deal fire damage to one foe in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Fire-elemental damage to one foe in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage (and Fran comes automatically equipped with it no matter what class)

License:
Black Magick 1

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Barheim Passage, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Giza Plains, Nalbina, Rabanastre

Flare
Effects:
Deals very heavy damage to one foe.

Tips:
Causes an even larger amount of non-elemental damage to one target – one of the strongest spells in the game for single-foe attacks.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 12

Location:
A treasure chest in the Pharos – Third Ascent – Spire Ravel – 1st Flight. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Poison
Effects:
Causes damage to a foe over time.

Tips:
Casting this Magick spell at the beginning of the battle can cause it to do a ton of damage over the course of the battle.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 5

Location:
A treasure chest in the Dalmasca Estersand – Sand-swept Naze. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.

Scathe
Effects:
Deals very heavy damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of non-elemental damage to all targets in range – one of the strongest spells in the game for multiple foe attacks.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 13

Location:
A treasure chest in the Lhusu Mines – Staging Area. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Scourge
Effects:
Inflicts Sap and deals heavy damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes non-elemental damage to all targets in range and inflicts Sap – one of the strongest spells in the game.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 12

Location:
Can be purchased in Barheim Passage after completing the Great Crystal and obtaining the Treaty-Blade

Shock
Effects:
Deal heavy damage to one foe.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of non-elemental damage to one foe.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 11

Location:
Can be purchased in Balfonheim Port after completing the Great Crystal and obtaining the Treaty-Blade

Silence
Effects:
Prevents one foe from casting Magick spells.

Tips:
Useful for greatly limiting the damage of certain enemies and bosses.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 3

Location:
A treasure chest in the Dalmasca Estersand – Yardang Labyrinth or the Lhusu Mines – Shaft Entry. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Silencega
Effects:
Presents all foes in range from casting Magick spells.

Tips:
Useful for greatly limiting the damage of a group of enemies and bosses if they are susceptible to the Silence effect.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 8

Location:
A treasure chest in the Necrohol of Nabudis – Cloister of the Highborn. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter the zone.

Sleep
Effects:
Inflicts the Sleep status effect on one foe.

Tips:
Very useful for inhibiting a foe during a battle. Attacking it will awaken the enemy and remove the effect.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 4

Location:
A treasure chest in the Dreadnought Leviathan – Starboard Section or the Ogir-Yensa Sandsea – Platform 1 – East Tanks. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.

Sleepga
Effects:
Inflicts the Sleep status effect on a group of foes.

Tips:
Very useful for inhibiting groups of foes during a battle. Attacking enemies will awaken the enemies and remove the effect.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 10

Location:
A treasure chest in the Ancient City of Giruvegan – The Trimahla Water-steps. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.

Thundaga
Effects:
Deal heavy lightning damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a large amount of Lightning-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage

License:
Black Magick 9

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Balfonheim Port

Thundara
Effects:
Deal lightning damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes Lightning-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage, Red Battlemage, Uhlan

License:
Black Magick 6

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Archades, Eruyt Village, Mosphoran Highwaste, Mt Bur-Omisace, Phon Coast

Thunder
Effects:
Deal lightning damage to all foes in range.

Tips:
Causes a small amount of Lightning-elemental damage to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage (and Fran and Reks come automatically equipped with it)

License:
Black Magick 1

Location:
Can be purchased from many of the shops including: Barheim Passage, Bhujerba, Dalmasca Westersand, Dreadnought Leviathan, Nalbina, Rabanastre

Toxify
Effects:
Causes damage to a group of foes over time.

Tips:
Casting this Magick spell at the beginning of the battle can cause it to do a ton of damage over the course of the battle to all foes in range.

Job Classes:
Black Mage

License:
Black Magick 11

Location:
A treasure chest in the Barheim Passage – East-West Bypass. The treasure chest has a 100% chance of appearing when you enter these zones.