Great Katana weapon skill
Skill Level: 300
Description: Lowers target's defense. Chance of lowering target's defense varies with TP.
Equipment: Aligned with shadow equipment (Shadow Gorget & Shadow Belt).
Aligned with soil equipment (Soil Gorget & Soil Belt).
  • 30% Defense Down (source)
  • Duration of effect is exactly 3 minutes.


Element: None Exclamation
Modifiers: STR:40% CHR:60%
Damage Multipliers by TP:
1000 TP 2000 TP 3000 TP
2.80 2.80 2.80

Skillchain Properties

Compression-IconCompression (A)
Level 3 Skillchains
Level 2 Skillchains
Invisible-squareWind-square Detonation Invisible-squareDark-square Compression = Dark-squareEarth-square Gravitation
Level 1 Skillchains
Dark-square Compression Wind-square Detonation = Wind-square Detonation
Ice-square Induration Dark-square Compression = Dark-square Compression
Light-square Transfixion Dark-square Compression = Dark-square Compression
Dark-square Compression Light-square Transfixion = Light-square Transfixion
Scission-IconScission (B)
Level 3 Skillchains
Level 2 Skillchains
Invisible-squareLight-square Transfixion Invisible-squareEarth-square Scission = Water-squareIce-square Distortion
Level 1 Skillchains
Earth-square Scission Fire-square Liquefaction = Fire-square Liquefaction
Earth-square Scission Wind-square Detonation = Wind-square Detonation
Fire-square Liquefaction Earth-square Scission = Earth-square Scission
Wind-square Detonation Earth-square Scission = Earth-square Scission
Earth-square Scission Water-square Reverberation = Water-square Reverberation


See Tachi: Enpi for the translation of "Tachi:"

Ageha (鳳蝶), translates to "Swallowtail Butterfly"

"The Eleventh Style of the Tachi: 'Swallowtail Butterfly'."


  • Tachi: Ageha is available to Samurai and Ninja.
  • Great Katana skill level 300 is obtainable by the following jobs at these corresponding levels:
Job Rating Level
Samurai A+ 80
Ninja C- 90


FFXI- Tachi Ageha - Butterflies

FFXI- Tachi Ageha - Butterflies

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