An enigmatic young lady adept with both sorcery and the sword. Rakshasa fought from the shadows in the service of numerous nations, though her own origins remained a mystery, as she never spoke of herself. Nonetheless, her formidable powers earned her the respect and feat of both allies and enemies until the day she mysteriously vanished without a trace.In-game description
Originally an inhabitant from the continent of Ardra, Rakshasa's origins were a mystery to all. What is known about her is that she was a blade-for-hire who chose her friends and enemies by the rewards they promised her.
As a warrior in an age of war, Rakshasa fought from the shadows in the service of numerous nations and her formidable powers earned her the respect and feat of both allies and enemies. One day, in the midst of one of the countless battles that broke out in that war-torn age, she disappeared, along with the great fortune she had made by her exploits in battle.
Leaving no hint as to her whereabouts, some believed she was a servant of the gods, who worked in secret to earn the coin needed to save her temple and fellow worshipers. Still, Rakshasa left behind a crystal with his memories, to be summoned by those with the power of visions.
Rakshasa's job is listed as Spellblade. A 3-5★ Rare Summon, her battle roles are Hybrid Damage and Support. She has no natural status or element resistances. Equipment-wise, she can wield daggers, swords, rods, bows. As armor, Rakshasa can wear light shields, hats, clothes, light armor. She can also equip accessories. Her Trust Master reward is the Holy Blade ability materia.
Her awakening materials are as follows:
- 4★: Pearl of Wisdom x25, Esper Cryst x15, Luminous Horn x10, Scripture of Time x5, Sacred Crystal x5
- 5★: Luminous Horn x20, Scripture of Time x10, Sacred Crystal x10, Esper's Tear x5, Holy Crystal x5
Rakshasa's stats at her highest levels are as follows (with no passive abilities taken into account), along with the maximum amount of stat points that can be increased through pot-enhancements:
|Rarity||Level||HP||MP||ATK||DEF||MAG||SPR||Drop Check* Maximum burst stone drops per hit|
|3★||40||1336 (+180)||70 (+30)||55 (+12)||50 (+12)||59 (+12)||51 (+12)||6|
|4★||60||1736 (+240)||91 (+40)||72 (+16)||65 (+16)||77 (+16)||66 (+16)||8|
|5★||80||2257 (+300)||118 (+50)||93 (+20)||85 (+20)||100 (+20)||86 (+20)||10|
Rakshasa's Limit Burst is a damage-type ability. Depending on her rarity, she does three (3★), five (4★), or seven (5★) hits.
Rakshasa are gigantic demons from Hindu and Buddhist mythology. They are powerful beings aligned with evil, who live on human flesh and spoiled food. The creatures make an important appearance in the epic of Ramayana.