Gauntlet (鎧袖一触, Gaishū Isshoku?, lit. Armor Sleeve Single Blow), also known as Purification, is a recurring ability that originally featured in Final Fantasy VII. Gauntlet has various different effects in its different appearances, although it more often than not refers to dealing physical damage, using a Gauntlet to deal damage.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Final Fantasy VII[edit | edit source]

Gauntlet is Yuffie's first level 3 Limit Break. It is unlocked after killing 64 enemies as Yuffie on level 2. It is a large bomb that hits all enemies, inflicting 134 times normal damage, and is always a critical hit that ignores defense. After using it six times in battle, Doom of the Living is unlocked.

Final Fantasy XIII[edit | edit source]

Purification is used by Alexander by entering the button combination Up X on PlayStation 3, or Up A on Xbox 360. It deals physical damage to a single target, and inflicts Deshell.

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia[edit | edit source]

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Pictlogica Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

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Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade[edit | edit source]

Gauntlet is usable by Yuffie. It is one of her Ability cards, and is also used in three different Legend cards. The Ability card is an SSR card in rarity, while the Legend card is as an SSR, SSR+ and UR+ in rarity.

Final Fantasy Record Keeper[edit | edit source]

NameBurst ModeReplacementTraits
Purification
(Armored Single Sleeve Blow (XIII))
FFRK Purification FFXIII Icon.png
Hope: Divine JudgmentAttackSchool: Black Magic
Charge Time: 1.65s
Target: One enemy
Auto-Target: Lowest HP% enemy
Damage formula: Magic
Type: BLK
Hits: 4
Potency: 224% (Total: 896%)
Elements: Holy, non-elemental
Healing potency: 0
Soul Gauge charge rate: 50
Deal four magic holy and non-elemental attacks to one target.

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius[edit | edit source]

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Gallery[edit | edit source]

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Etymology[edit | edit source]

The four-character idiom "gaishuu isshoku" is a term that refers to "defeating someone hands down in one go".

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