Cestus Belt
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Cestus BeltRare
[Waist] All Races
Lv. 30 All Jobs

Latent effect

Other Uses

Synthesis Recipes


Used in Recipes

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Desynthesis Recipes

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Obtained from Desynthesis

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How to Obtain

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Can be obtained as a random reward from the Gobbie Mystery Box Special Dial and similar sources.


Name Level Cap Zone
Carapace Combatants (Level 30, 15 minutes, 3 members) Horlais Peak
Die by the Sword (Level 30, 15 minutes, 3 members) Qu'Bia Arena
Petrifying Pair (Level 30, 15 minutes, 3 members) Ghelsba Outpost

Historical Background

A cestus (or pair of cesti) was a type of Roman boxing "glove". The earliest cesti were bands of leather wrapped around the fist to enhance the force of blows. Later cesti were enhanced with heavy metals such as lead. As such, it makes perfect sense that the Cestus Belt would enhance hand to hand skill, much like the Gun Belt enhances marksmanship skill et al.