Dagger weapon skill
Skill Level: 100 (Thieves, Red Mages, Bards, Rangers, Dancers and Ninjas only)
Description: Deals double damage and Poisons target. Duration of poison varies with TP.
Sneak Attack: Will stack with Sneak Attack.
Equipment: Aligned with soil equipment (Soil Gorget & Soil Belt).
  • Doubles attack and not damage.
  • Strikes twice- will deal half damage and return 50% of normal TP if only one hits.


Element: None
Modifiers: DEX: 100%
Damage Multipliers by TP:
1000 TP 2000 TP 3000 TP
1.00 1.00 1.00

Skillchain Properties

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
Earth-square.gif Scission Fire-square.gif Liquefaction = Fire-square.gif Liquefaction
Earth-square.gif Scission Wind-square.gif Detonation = Wind-square.gif Detonation
Fire-square.gif Liquefaction Earth-square.gif Scission = Earth-square.gif Scission
Wind-square.gif Detonation Earth-square.gif Scission = Earth-square.gif Scission
Earth-square.gif Scission Water-square.gif Reverberation = Water-square.gif Reverberation


  • Viper Bite is only natively available to Thieves, Red Mages, Bards, Rangers, Dancers and Ninjas. While other jobs can obtain the required 100 Dagger skill, they must use one of the aforementioned jobs as their support job in order to gain access to Viper Bite.
  • Dagger skill level 100 is obtainable by the following jobs at these corresponding levels:
Job Rating Level
Thief A+ 33
Dancer A+ 33
Corsair B+ 34
Red Mage B 34
Warrior B- 34
Bard B- 34
Ranger B- 34
Beastmaster C+ 35
Ninja C+ 35
Dark Knight C 35
Paladin C- 35
Puppetmaster C- 35
Black Mage D 37
Scholar D 37
Samurai E 40
Dragoon E 40
Summoner E 40