Scythe weapon skill
Skill Level: 300 (Dark Knights and Warriors only)
Description: Deals darkness elemental damage and lowers target's attack. Duration of effect varies with TP.
Equipment: Aligned with shadow equipment (Shadow Gorget & Shadow Belt).
Aligned with aqua equipment (Aqua Gorget & Aqua Belt).


Element: Darkness
Modifiers: STR:30% ; INT:70%
Damage Multipliers by TP:
1000 TP 2000 TP 3000 TP
3.5 3.5 3.5

Effect Duration by TP:

1000 TP 2000 TP 3000 TP
180 360 540

Skillchain Properties

Compression-Icon.gifCompression (A)
Level 3 Skillchains
Level 2 Skillchains
Invisible-square.gifWind-square.gif Detonation Invisible-square.gifDark-square.gif Compression = Dark-square.gifEarth-square.gif Gravitation
Level 1 Skillchains
Dark-square.gif Compression Wind-square.gif Detonation = Wind-square.gif Detonation
Ice-square.gif Induration Dark-square.gif Compression = Dark-square.gif Compression
Light-square.gif Transfixion Dark-square.gif Compression = Dark-square.gif Compression
Dark-square.gif Compression Light-square.gif Transfixion = Light-square.gif Transfixion
Reverberation-Icon.gifReverberation (B)
Level 3 Skillchains
Level 2 Skillchains
Invisible-square.gifIce-square.gif Induration Invisible-square.gifWater-square.gif Reverberation = Lightning-square.gifWind-square.gif Fragmentation
Level 1 Skillchains
Water-square.gif Reverberation Lightning-square.gif Impaction = Lightning-square.gif Impaction
Light-square.gif Transfixion Water-square.gif Reverberation = Water-square.gif Reverberation
Earth-square.gif Scission Water-square.gif Reverberation = Water-square.gif Reverberation
Water-square.gif Reverberation Ice-square.gif Induration = Ice-square.gif Induration


  • Infernal Scythe is only natively available to Dark Knights and Warriors. While other jobs can obtain the required 300 Scythe skill, they must use one of the aforementioned jobs as their support job in order to gain access to Infernal Scythe.
  • Scythe skill level 300 is obtainable by the following jobs at these corresponding levels:
Job Rating Level
Dark Knight A+ 80
Warrior B+ 84
Beastmaster B- 86


  • Additional Effect is Trans Water.gif-based, so it is unlikely to land on Trans Water.gif or Trans Lightning.gif-based enemies.
  • Duration has two resist states, "unresisted duration" is shown above and "resisted duration" is half of that.
  • This Weaponskill has no fINT term.