Deal Physical damage to targets in range.
Final Fantasy XIII description
Blitz (エリアブラスト, Eria Burasuto?, lit. Area Blast) is a recurring ability in the Final Fantasy series first appearing in Final Fantasy XIII as an attack that hits multiple enemies. There is a stronger version of Blitz called Area Sweep, and variations of the base Blitz attack that deal fire, ice, wind, and lightning-elemental damage.
- 1 Appearances
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy appearances
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Etymology
Blitz is a Commando ability that deals physical damage to target and nearby foes. In Sazh's case, deal multiple physical damage to all foes in a 30° fan centered on target. It has an ATB cost of 2 and an Attack Power of 1.8, for Sazh, 8 shots of 60% Attack damage each. It can be learned by Lightning (stage 1), Sazh (stage 3), Snow (stage 8), Hope (stage 7), and Fang (stage 5).
Blitz is a Commando ability that deals physical damage to the target and nearby foes. It has an ATB cost of 2 and a modifier of 1.8. It can be learned by Serah (role level 4) Noel (role level 4), Amodar (5), Behemoth (24), Chocobo (3), Chunerpeton (2), Flanborg (1), Flangonzola (24), Garganzola (7), Gilgamesh (5), Goblin (14), Lightning (1), Mánagarmr (2), Miniflan (4), Moblin (14), Munchkin (14), Omega (3), Proto-behemoth (5), Red Chocobo (11), Seeping Brie (30), Shaguma (4), Svarog (8), Twilight Odin (24), Uridimmu (6), Vodianoi (3), and Yaksha (1).
Blitz is also a Paladin ability for Lightning in the "Requiem of the Goddess" downloadable content scenario. It is learned at level 6 and has an ATB cost of 4. It deals physical damage to the target and nearby foes.
Deals physical damage to target and nearby foes. Extends stagger.
Blitz is a physical ability that deals damage to the target and nearby enemies extending stagger time. At level 1, it has an ATB cost of 20, an Attack power of x0.90, a Stagger Power of E, and a Stagger Time of A. It is a locked ability on Sohei Savior (Lv. 2), Flower of Battle (Lv. 2), Velvet Bouncer (Lv. 2), Bold Vanguard, and Candy Raver (Lv. 3) garbs.
Blitz is an ability used by Lightning in Commando role. It consists of a forward spinning attack followed by a blast of gunfire to knock the opponent back. It costs 30 CP to equip and 100 AP to master.
Damage all enemies.
Area Blast appears alongside its elemental variants—all of which deal physical damage to all enemies. Area Blast costs 17 MP to cast and deals non-elemental physical damage (1.8x). In the Global version, it can be learned by Lightning (level 46 (5★)), Snow (level 78 (5★)), Hope (level 64 (5★)), and Fang (level 72 (5★)).
Non-Final Fantasy appearances
In Kingdom Hearts Re:coded, Sora can use Round Blitz and Aerial Sweep. Round Blitz is a spinning attack, while Aerial Sweep is a spinning attack that spins Sora into the air to hit over a larger area. Sora is also able to learn fire, ice, wind, and thunder-elemental variants of the two attacks.
Blitz is a German word for "lightning". In English it is associated with quickness.