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The following is a list of katanas found in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius. Items marked with an asterisk (*) are currently only available in the Japanese version.

Name ATK DEF MAG SPR Obtain Craft Buy
FFBE Ashura.png
21 Buy: Ordol Port, Town of Sian, Militant Town of Moraque No 560 Gil
Effect: None.
★★ - A katana named after a god of war.
A katana that shares the same name as the war gods that the ninja revere. Though it bears an impressive moniker, the katana itself is quite ordinary and has no real special abilities. Its use is widespread since basically anyone who handles it can wield it. However, most people probably use it more for the divine protection it provides, rather than its actual battle power.
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25 Chest: Royal Capital Grandshelt
Buy: Port City Lodin, Town of Sian, Militant Town of Moraque
Yes 1,400 Gil
420 Gil (Recipe)
Effect: None.
★★★ - A small katana.
A katana that, although short, cuts very well. Originally it was meant to be equipped as a spare weapon to replace a warrior's main blade should it be damage and rendered unusable. However, its convenient size made it easy to carry and facilitated fighting in narrow spaces, which led many people to begin carrying the Kotetsu as their main weapon. This blade is so popular that it is not uncommon to see cheap replicas of it for sale.
FFBE Kikuichimonji.png
30 Buy: Lost Village of Marlo, Town of Sian, Militant Town of Moraque
Chest: "Missing on the Mountain"
Yes 1,400 Gil
420 Gil (Recipe)
Effect: None.
★★★ - A katana adorned with chrysanthemums.
A katana of such beauty it is a pity to put to use. The chrysanthemums that adorn its scabbard are a symbol of nobility that was often used as a coat of arms. Originally this type of blade as forged exclusively for the royal family, and thus only a handful of blacksmiths were allowed to use this design on their pieces. For a samurai, receiving the kiku-ichimonji from his lord was the ultimate honor.
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26 Buy: Lost Village of Marlo, Town of Sian, Militant Town of Moraque Yes 1,400 Gil
420 Gil (Recipe)
Effect: None.
★★★ - A smallish katana favored by ninjas.
A katana smaller than its regular counterpart, as its name suggests. Many ninjas use this weapon as a tool to carry out quick actions because it is not only as sharp as a normal katana, but is easy to maneuver in tight spots as well. It's blade is razor-sharp, and its convenient size allows it to be used to deflect incoming attacks.
FFBE Kazekiri.png
35 Buy: Felicitas Town, Village of Ambel, Town of Amore, Downtown Zoldaad, Underworld Gaberada, Town of Sian, Militant Town of Moraque
Reward: Grandshelt vault (Earth Key #13), A Frosty Offensive
Yes 1,400 Gil
420 Gil (Recipe)
Effect: Wind-elemental attack.
★★★ - A katana rumored capable of cutting air.
A katana praised for its ability to slice anything, including the air itself. It is said to be able to cut the whirlwinds created by giant birds in half. There was once an incident where a great many people were hacked down by this blade in the dark of night. The resulting mound of dismembered bodies was said to resemble the aftermath of a ferocious metal-clawed beast.
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42 Chest: Lost Village of Marlo, Militant Town of Moraque Yes
Effect: None.
★★★★ - A sturdy and reliable vintage katana.
A katana created by a craftsman who founded his own school. He took in many pupils in order to leave his skills as a blacksmith for posterity. All of his students currently work as a group, producing this highly prized blade as a brand name item. Poor quality mass-reproductions can occasionally be found, but true collectors know to look for the osafune's certified traditional finish.
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61 Reward: Tower of Earth (White Dragon) No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★ - A sinister katana that drains blood.
An infamous katana. Legend has it that it converts its owners desires into power, and that they beauty of its blade draws others towards it. The murasame shines most after it has drained the blood of a living creature, and though powerful, it eventually leads whomever wields it to kill meaninglessly. Thus, rumors say that no one has been in possession of it for very long.
FFBE Sakura.png
98 Trust: Miyuki
Exchange: King Mog (Nibelheim)
Reward: Steel Castle Melfikya
No 12,000 Etched Coin
Effect: None.
★★★★★★ - A katana adorned with cherry blossoms.
A ninja sword adorned with cherry blossoms, a flower that blooms but once a year for a short period of time only to wither away in an instant. The beauty of its blade and scabbard make it a highly coveted piece of art, but any who may find themselves on the receiving end of one of its attacks will meet their end as quickly as the beautiful flowers that adorn it.
FFBE Chirijiraden.png
80 Yes
Effect: Fire-elemental attack.
★★★★★★ - An exquisitely crafted and detailed sword.
A sword endowed with the power of fire, and nicknamed the "fire-eater". Rumor had it that this blade slept in the depths of an abyss until a recipe found in the underground libraries of another world revealed its manufacturing process. Apparently, the samurai from that world were highly skilled in beckoning the spirits of weapons. This katana's spirit in particular is a gorgeous blue flame said to incinerate anything it touches.
Genji Blade
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107 Reward: Attack of Gilgamesh No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★★ - The beloved blade of a wanderer from another world.
A beloved item once owned by a man said to be a collector of weapons who fought against heroes in various worlds. From its name, it is assumed to be related to the legendary Genji clan, and is said to have a cutting edge so sharp it can cut any lesser weapons right in two. If one were able to defeat this mysterious man who deeply admires the heroes he faces, this blade might very well find itself a new owner.
FFBE Kiyomori.png
79 Exchange: King Mog (The Auracite Chosen) No 50,000 Red Orb
Effect: Grants Evade.
★★★★★★★ - An expertly forged and renowned katana.
A weapon wielded by the samurai of Ivalice. This exquisitely crafted katana has a unique pattern etched onto its blade, and boasts of a splendid cutting edge. Although it could prove to be an invaluable asset on the field, it is quite difficult to obtain, and only those who have shown resilience in battle have been known to wield it.
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58 Reward: Zoldaad vault (Flamering Key #6) No
Effect: Has a 30% chance to inflict Poison.
★★★★★ - ??
Originally called the jagehakkei, its blade is seeping with poison, and is able to bring down even giants [sic] monsters with the smallest of scratches. It's [sic] name seemingly having no meaning, though various theories have been passed around over the years, this blade is still surrounded in mystery.
Dwarf's Katana
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70 Reward: A Promise Beyond Time No
Effect: None.
★★★★★ - A sharp katana made by dwarves.
A sharp katana made by dwarves. This extremely sharp blade is said to sever the bones of even the largest of monsters when used by a master swordsman. The blade is also very resilient to chipping and breakage. Only a handful of dwarves are known to be able to strike a blade of this caliber.
Purple Lightning
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98 Reward: Trial of the Tranquil Will No
Effect: Grants Azure Soul when equipped by Lasswell and Pyro Glacial Lasswell.
★★★★★★★ - A katana that gives off a beautiful blue shine.
A katana used by Lasswell that gives off a beautiful blue shine. The blade is very straight and has an ethereal feel to it, which reacts to the wielder's emotions to let out a cold, yet beautiful shimmer. Under the tender care of Lasswell, this katana, which was originally used by Rain's father, Raegan, has weathered many years without dulling. (Enables special abilities when equipped by Lasswell)
FFBE Raikiri.png
60 Yes
Effect: Lightning-elemental attack.
★★★★★★ - ??
A katana that can cut even lightning. Advancements made in techniques employed in blacksmithing made it possible to recreate this katana imbued with the power of lightning. According to records, this katana is able to slice through lighting at a blink of an eye, leaving burn marks in its wake. In order to strike this weapon to perfection, one must use high-quality steel made from a special blend of iron and black sand.
Dark Crystal Sword*
FFBE Unknown Katana.png
93 ?
★★★★★★★ - ??
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120 Trust: Kamui No
Effect: Fire-elemental attack.
★★★★★★★ - A famed katana imbued with the power of flames.
A famed katana, said to have been owned by a battle savvy genius, which is imbued with the power of flames. There are many rumors on how it got its name, but the most trusted is how the name "Hoemaru," means "to howl," which is what the blade does when facing a worthy opponent. The blade is extremely sharp, and a single swipe is said to sever straight through bones with ease.
Virtuous Contract
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130 Trust: 2B No
Effect: Grants MP +20%.
★★★★★★★ - ??
A white katana once wielded by a samurai of the East who existed in another world. The white tone of the blade is purely for decoration, but the blade itself was created by a master blacksmith for battle efficiency. The world where this blade existed was home to a group of androids called "YoRHa" who used this blade in battle.
Cruel Oath
FFBE Cruel Oath.png
105 Yes
Effect: Grants Cruel Oath.
★★★★★★★ - A black katana once wielded by a warrior from another world.
A black katana once wielded by a warrior of the East who existed in another world. The plain black toned blade is designed for efficiency in battle. The world where this blade existed was home to a group of androids called "YoRHa" who used this blade in battle.
Platinum Long Sword
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64 Chest: Georl Barrier Station No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★ - ??
A long sword made from platinum. Swords made of platinum tend to be heavier than other metals making them hard to swing efficiently, but with the advancements made through the tedious labors of many craftsman, these swords were made lighter, thus making them widely used among adventurer's all throughout the land. In the hands of a skilled swordsman, the blade can easily split solid stone in two.
FFBE Improved Murasame.png
111 14 Reward: Scorn of the White Dragon No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★★ - An attractive katana with enhanced abilities.
An attractive katana with enhanced abilities. The murasame is said to be a magical katana that instills its owner to go on a killing spree, and this particular enhanced murasame has been further honed by a blacksmith to see how sharper the blade can become. The blade is now so sharp that it can cut anything it comes in contact with. It is said that the brilliance of the blade intensifies as it draws blood from its prey.
FFBE Unknown Katana 2.png
110 Trust: Erwin No
Effect: Ice-elemental attack. Grants Frozen Law.
★★★★★★★★ - An ice blade with a beautiful edge.
An ice blade with a beautiful edge. It looks as if it was directly carved out of solid ice, but the blade is actually made of crystallized ice magic, which is then honed like any other metal. The blade emits chilling magic, and a single swipe will send shards of ice flying through the air. A single nick from this blade will begin to freeze those struck from where they are hit.
FFBE Ise-no-Kami.png
114 Trust: Edea No
★★★★★★★★ - ??
Sasuke's Katana - Replica
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65 Reward: The Magical Wicked Beast No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★ - A replica of the beloved katana of a legendary ninja.
A replica of one of the twelve shining arms that was used by the legendary ninja, Sasuke's Katana. Though it looks very similar to the katana, Sasuke's Katana, it is a fake, so it lacks the power the real katana holds. At least it offers the owner a chance to feel how it's like to own one of the twelve shining arms.
Sasuke's Katana
FFBE Sasuke's Blade.png
130 Reward: The Starving Wicked Beast No
Effect: Grants Dual Wield.
★★★★★★★★ - The beloved katana of a legendary ninja.
One of the twelve shining arms, and the beloved katana of the legendary ninja, Sasuke's Katana. Sasuke's Katana was prehensile and could use both hands with deadly efficiency, which allowed him to use a weapon in each hand to fell many powerful enemies in battle. This particular katana holds the very soul of Sasuke's Katana, and those who hold it are imparted with some of the skills that Sasuke's Katana exhibited. Only those who have shown their might to The Starving Wicked Beast, Aldhafera, can wield this spear.
FFBE Masamune.png
150 Trust: Sephiroth No
Effect: Grants Doublehand. Enables use of Octaslash when equipped by Sephiroth.
★★★★★★★★ - A katana with an exceptionally long blade.
A katana with an exceptionally long blade. It is said to have been used by a legendary SOLDIER in a faraway world. The blade's stunning brilliance complements its unprecedented sharpness, but as the katana is very heavy, most swordsmen are unable to use it properly. The aforementioned SOLDIER, though, was able to cut down his enemies with it in the blink of an eye.
Light Blade
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54 Chest: Energy Extraction Station No
Effect: Light-elemental attack.
★★★★★★ - ??
A katana with a blade of light that was created using Aldore's advanced technologies. The katana is usually found as only a hilt, but when held, the katana reacts to the wielder's magic powers to form a blade. This property makes it difficult to use for extensive periods of time, but the blade doesn't require any special care, and when not in use, is very light-weight, so it became a weapon of choice to those on espionage missions, or for those traveling afar.
FFBE Unknown Katana 4.png
72 Yes
Effect: Dark-elemental attack.
★★★★★★ - A katana from another world imbued with darkness.
A spirit sword from a faraway world that is imbued with the magic power of dark that is bestowed by the emblem etched on the blade. The sword imparts and amplifies the wielder's power of dark.
Goho Katana
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52 Chest: Latius Woods - Past No
Effect: Has a 30% chance to inflict Confuse and/or Petrify.
★★★★★★ - A long katana modeled after the beloved sword of a loyal warrior.
A long katana modeled after the beloved sword of a loyal warrior. The blade is crafted masterfully and extremely sharp, but the katana became prominent for use in divine ceremonies praying for victories, and almost disappeared from the hands of warriors on the battlefield. It can also be found used as an offering during war expeditions at the headquarters of generals with the will and want for reason and order.
FFBE Shiranui.png
52 Chest: Shrine of Ru'Avitau - Exploration No
Effect: Grants Shiranui.
★★★★ - ??
A katana that came from the faraway world of Vana'diel. The name "Shiranui" comes from a phantasmal light that suddenly appears over the eastern seas in Vana'diel. The blade of this katana is infused with that very light, and holds the power to trick the enemy's eyes to induce misses.
Zantetsuken (FFBE)
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174 Trust: Pyro Glacial Lasswell No
Effect: Grants Resolute Vow.
★★★★★★★★★ - A katana that is said to cut through anything.
A katana that is said to cut through anything. A monster that appears in lore is said to hold power beyond any mere mortals. Defeating this monster requires the best of materials, a master smith to craft a weapon, and tremendous talent on the part of the challenger. In the hands of the weak, this katana is unable to cut anything, even paper, but in the hands of the resolved, the katana unleashes its powers to easily slice through said monster of lore.
FFBE Unknown Katana 5.png
155 110 Trust: Jiraiya No
Effect: Dark-elemental attack. Grants HP +15%.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
A ninja sword used by the head of a group of ninjas. This masterpiece is said to epitomize the pinnacle of the ideal ninja, as the blade bites with the force of a black dragon's fangs and its swiftness resembles that of formless mist. This sword was passed down through generations within a certain clan of ninjas, but warfare led to the eventual demise of the clan, and now the sword is nowhere to be found.
Bushido Blade
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75 Exchange: King Mog (The Clash on Big Bridge) No 15,000 Knowing Tag
Effect: Grants Man-Eater.
★★★★★★ - ??
A katana that came from the faraway world of Orience. The katana is effective against humanoid monsters. It is said that a very optimistic youth associated with Akademeia's Vermilion Peristylium Class Zero used this katana.
FFBE Ame no Murakumo.png
168 Trust: Dark Knight Luneth No
Effect: Dark-elemental attack. Enables use of Dark Blade - Murakumo.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
A katana that came from a faraway world. It is extremely powerful, and is infused with dark powers. This katana was made by a legendary smith who traveled across the land, and it is said that only those who have mastered the ways of the dark knight can wield this sword.
Kotetsu (FFIII)
FFBE Kotetsu FFIII.png
105 Exchange: King Mog (Cave of Shadows) No 15,000 Fang of Earth
Effect: Dark-elemental attack.
★★★★★★ - A katana from a faraway world infused with dark powers.
A knife from a faraway world infused with dark powers. It is said that these knives were sold on the great airship, Invincible, that lay in slumber in the ancient ruins of a faraway world.
Masamune (FFX)
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185 Trust: Auron No
Effect: Grants MP +30%.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
A katana from the faraway world of Spira with a uniquely shaped blade. Masamune is one of seven weapons in Spira that have gained monstrous power through special enhancements. Masamune's wielder is said to have been such a skilled swordsman that he was known as the Legendary Guardian.
Ashura (FFX)
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87 Exchange: King Mog (Zanarkand Ruins) No 6,000 Blank Sphere
Effect: Grants Reckoning.
★★★★★ - ??
A katana from the faraway world of Spira. It is said that in Spira there are many katanas with designs similar to that of Ashura. It is common for users to modify their weapons and armor to suit their needs, so even if appearance is similar, features may be quite different.
Mumyo Sword*
FFBE Unknown Katana 6.png
176 Trust: Citan No
Effect: Grants Sealed Arts.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
A katana that came from a faraway world. It is said to have been wielded by a doctor who journeyed from the stratospheric country of Solaris down to earth. This katana was obtained after defeating a dragon monster that lives on an island in that world.
Muramasa (FFBE)
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172 Reward: Scorn of Gilgamesh No
Effect: Grants Vengeful Demon's Crest.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
A beloved item once owned by a collector of weapons who fought against heroes in various worlds. It is assumed from its razor-sharp quality and the ominous aura emanating from its blade to have been forged by the famous artisan "Muramasa". If one were able to defeat this mysterious man who deeply admires the hero spirit, this blade might very well find itself a new owner.
Adamantite Katana
FFBE Diamond Katana.png
70 Yes
Effect: None.
★★★★★★ - ??
A katana with a body made of diamond that boasts a high durability. Its superior sharpness is derived from the giant diamond from which its blade was carved, and it is a popular choice among the most famous swordmasters. Where traditionally a weapon was considered frail if it was not made from steel, the famous blacksmiths behind this katana worked themselves to the bone devising a technique to give it the integrity of a strong metal, rendering it a fully battle-ready weapon.
FFBE Kaijin.png
180 Trust: Akstar No
Effect: Two-handed weapon; damage range (105% - 155%); raises accuracy +50%.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
Akstar's crassly designed katana. Fusing the best in razor sharpness with fully fracture-proof integrity, this weapon can cleave in two even a heavily armored soldier. It is believed that the secret to its slicing power is in its material and manufacturing method, but in the end there is no solving this mystery as Akstar will not relinquish the blade.
Lawless Blades*
FFBE Western Sword.png
71 Reward: No
Effect: Grants Double Trouble.
★★★★★ - ??
Gravey’s dual katana set of choice. The overall blade shape and curvature of these “slaughter swords” allow them to carve through humans with ease, a quality that many feel lends itself to sinister uses and for which reason katana users tend to keep their distance. Nevertheless these swords still enjoy passionate support from a niche group of users. Their formation deviates from traditional methods of katana manufacture, and even the identity of their creator is unknown.
Lasswell's Favorite Wok*
FFBE Lasswell's Favorite Wok.png
? Reward: Rikodokitsu! release campaign No
★★★★★★ - ??
FFBE Aizenhitofuri.png
98 Exchange: Mama Chocobo's Den No 200 Star Quartz
Effect: Grants DEF +15%.
★★★★★★ - ??
A katana kept in pristine condition. Forged many centuries ago, time has neither dulled it nor taken away its brilliant shine. Only those the blade has deemed worthy are able to remove it from its scabbard.
Beach Umbrella
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170 40 Trust: Aloha Lasswell No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
A special umbrella modified to be used as a weapon. It was built to be especially tough, and thus can also be used as a shield. This weapon is a rare example of an efficient balance between offense and defense.
FFBE Onimaru.png
140 30 Trust: Ellesperis No
Effect: None.
★★★★★★★★ - ??
A fabled katana that can sever dreams. Though renowned for slaying demons, the blade has an innate thirst for blood, and will occasionally steer its wielder's strikes towards the enemy's neck.
Kagenui (FFVI)*
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186 Trust: Assassin Shadow No
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
True Purple Lightning*
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180 Trust: No
★★★★★★★★★ - ??
氷炎ノ護刀 *
? No
★★★★★★ - ??
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