Great Katana weapon skill
Skill Level: 357
Quest: Martial Mastery
Description: Delivers a two-hit attack. Damage varies with TP.
Equipment: Aligned with breeze equipment (Breeze Gorget & Breeze Belt).
Aligned with thunder equipment (Thunder Gorget & Thunder Belt).
Aligned with shadow equipment (Shadow Gorget & Shadow Belt).
  • Has an Attack multiplier of 1.375.


Element: None
Modifiers: STR:73~85%, depending on merit points ugrades.
  • 73%, 76%, 79%, 82%, 85%
Damage Multipliers by TP:
1000 TP 2000 TP 3000 TP
1.375 2.15 2.65

Skillchain Properties

Fragmentation-IconFragmentation (A)
Level 3 Skillchains
Light-squareFire-square Fusion Lightning-squareWind-square Fragmentation = Light-squareFire-squareLightning-squareWind-square Light
Lightning-squareWind-square Fragmentation Light-squareFire-square Fusion = Light-squareFire-squareLightning-squareWind-square Light
Level 2 Skillchains
Dark-squareEarth-square Gravitation Lightning-squareWind-square Fragmentation = Lightning-squareWind-square Fragmentation
Lightning-squareWind-square Fragmentation Water-squareIce-square Distortion = Water-squareIce-square Distortion
Level 1 Skillchains
Compression-IconCompression (B)
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


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

The original Japanese for this weaponskill is: 十二之太刀・照破

The direct translation of "Shou ha" is: Shou (照) "to shine, to illuminate"; Ha (破) "to rip, to tear, to break, to rend, to destroy".

"Thirteenth Style of the Tachi: Illuminating/Shining rend"


  • Tachi: Shoha is only available to Samurai.
  • While Samurai may obtain skill level 357 earlier than level 96, Tachi: Shoha must be unlocked once base skill level 357 and job level 96 is reached.
  • Great Katana skill level 357 is obtainable by Samurai at the following level:
Job Rating Level
Samurai A+ 90
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