Benthic Typhoon

Delivers an area attack that lowers target's defense and magic defense. Damage varies with TP.


Spell cost: 56 MP
Monster Type: Vorageans
Spell Type: Physical (Piercing)
Range: 9Verification Needed
Blue Magic Points: 4
Stat Bonus: STR+2 VIT+2 DEX-1 AGI-1


Casting Time: 0.5 seconds
Recast Time: 55 seconds

Combines With...

You can use Benthic Typhoon as part of a combo to create Skillchain Bonus.

Can be paired with the following spell to create the Skillchain Bonus trait:


  • Secondary modifiers: AGI: 60%
  • Damage Multipliers by TP:
0%TP 150%TP 300%TP
4.00 4.50 5.00
  • Overwrites: Information Needed
  • Overwritten by: Information Needed
  • The Defense Down effects inflicted by this spell are of higher priority than Defense Boost effects. Thus, Defense Boost will not overwrite the effects of this spell.

Skillchain/Magic Burst Info

Gravitation-Icon.gifGravitation (A)
Level 3 Skillchains
Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gif Gravitation Water-square.gifIce-square.gif Distortion = Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gifWater-square.gifIce-square.gif Darkness
Water-square.gifIce-square.gif Distortion Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gif Gravitation = Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gifWater-square.gifIce-square.gif Darkness
Level 2 Skillchains
Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gif Gravitation Lightning-square.gifWind-square.gif Fragmentation = Lightning-square.gifWind-square.gif Fragmentation
Light-square.gifFire-square.gif Fusion Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gif Gravitation = Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gif Gravitation
Level 1 Skillchains
Transfixion-Icon.gifTransfixion (B)
Level 3 Skillchains
Level 2 Skillchains
Invisible-square.gifLight-square.gif Transfixion Invisible-square.gifEarth-square.gif Scission = Water-square.gifIce-square.gif Distortion
Level 1 Skillchains
Light-square.gif Transfixion Water-square.gif Reverberation = Water-square.gif Reverberation
Light-square.gif Transfixion Dark-square.gif Compression = Dark-square.gif Compression
Dark-square.gif Compression Light-square.gif Transfixion = Light-square.gif Transfixion

How to Obtain

Acquired From

Mob Family: Murex
Minimum Blue Mage Level To Acquire:
Name Level Zone
Escarp Murex Unknown Abyssea - Misareaux
Rock Murex Unknown Abyssea - Attohwa
River Murex Unknown Abyssea - Vunkerl
Ephemeral Murex Unknown Abyssea - Attohwa
Unknown Abyssea - Misareaux
Unknown Abyssea - Vunkerl
Eschan Murex 115-119 Escha - Ru'Aun