Dark Magic (闇魔法, Yami Mahō?, lit. Darkness Magic) is a group of spells in Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light used by equipping Tomes bought from various shops. Except for the Break and Death spell, Dark Magic is used to inflict a specific negative status ailments on enemies. Poison and Drain are the only Dark Magic spells that deals damage. Drain has a Magic Attack value, making it the only Dark Magic spell that scales with a character's equipment. Poison takes off 3% from the afflicted HP total each turn it's in effect. Suppress reduces enemies' statuses, making it easier to damage them as well as making it harder for the enemies to damage the party. All Dark Magic spells are compatible in joint attacks.

List of Dark Magic spells[edit | edit source]

Name AP Power Obtain Cost Image
Drain FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png 5 Buy: Urbeth (After Darkness) 1500 FF4HoL Drain.png
Absorb HP.
Suppress FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Urbeth (After Darkness) 2000 FF4HoL Supress.png
Reduces foe's status.
Confuse FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Guera and Urbeth (After Darkness) 500 FF4HoL Confuse.png
Inflict confusion.
Flash FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Guera and Urbeth (After Darkness) 500 FF4HoL Flash.png
Inflict blindness.
Poison FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Guera and Urbeth (After Darkness) 500 FF4HoL Poison.png
Inflict poison.
Silence FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Guera and Urbeth (After Darkness) 500 FF4HoL Silence.png
Inflict silence.
Sleep FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Guera and Urbeth (After Darkness) 500 FF4HoL Sleep.png
Inflict sleep.
Curse FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Urbeth (After Darkness) 2000 FF4HoL Curse.png
Inflict a curse.
Break FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Guera and Urbeth (After Darkness) 2500 FF4HoL Break.png
Inflict petrification.
Death FFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.pngFFT4HoL AP Icon.png Buy: Urbeth (After Darkness)
Find: Pirate Hideout
5000 FF4HoL Death.png
Take a foe's life.

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Dark magic may refer to black magic or maleficium.

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