Due to the use of this ability simply as a means to avoid damage and that being somewhat contrary to the Thief's normal role in a group, the developers have been speaking about possibly adding a second effect to Perfect Dodge in the future to make it more useful.
|Thancred: Kassatsu Katon||Defend||School: Ninja|
Charge Time: 1.65s
Target: One enemy
Auto-Target: Lowest HP% enemy
Damage formula: Physical
Potency: 90% (Total: 180%)
Elements: Fire, non-elemental
Healing potency: 0
Soul Gauge charge rate: 50
Notes: Previously known as "Shadewalker"
Deal two physical fire and non-elemental attacks to one target, and grant Mirror Image to the user, enabling him to avoid one physical attack.
Perfect Dodge is an active ability that allows the user to enter counterstance and evade physical attacks for 3 AP. It can be used by Master Cactuar★.