Say good morning to your enemy's face with these flaming knuckles. The fires of the sun in your hand.
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift description
The Rising Sun (ライジングサン, Raizingu San?), also known as Razor Ring or Rising Suns, is a recurring weapon in the Final Fantasy series. It has appeared as a throwing weapon, a shuriken, and a staff or a knuckle.
- 1 Appearances
- 1.1 Final Fantasy III
- 1.2 Final Fantasy IV
- 1.3 Final Fantasy V
- 1.4 Final Fantasy VI
- 1.5 Final Fantasy VII
- 1.6 Final Fantasy VIII
- 1.7 Final Fantasy IX
- 1.8 Final Fantasy X
- 1.9 Final Fantasy XI
- 1.10 Final Fantasy XIII
- 1.11 Final Fantasy XIV
- 1.12 Final Fantasy Tactics Advance
- 1.13 Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light
- 1.14 Final Fantasy Dimensions
- 1.15 Dissidia Final Fantasy (2008)
- 1.16 Pictlogica Final Fantasy
- 1.17 Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade
- 1.18 Final Fantasy Record Keeper
- 1.19 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
- 1.20 Mobius Final Fantasy
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy appearances
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Etymology
Appearances[edit | edit source]
The ultimate thrown weapon.
The Rising Sun is the strongest boomerang for Edge in the Advance and Complete Collection versions. It can be bought at the Lunar Ruins for 410,000 gil and has an Attack of 85 and an Accuracy of 35. The weapon is bugged in the North American and original Japanese releases, as it does not have the Throw-element. The bug was fixed in the second Japanese release and the European port.
Throwing weapon with a jagged, sharp blade. Full power from back row.
The Rising Sun (Razor Ring in the Anthology version) is a boomerang the Thief, Ninja, and Mime classes can equip. It is the strongest boomerang and has the highest hit rate, with 68 Attack and 71 Accuracy. One can be found in the Island Shrine and more can be stolen from Belphegor in the Interdimensional Rift later in the game.
Steel throwing ring with a serrated outer edge.
The Rising Sun is a weapon equipped by Yuffie. It can be stolen from Diamond Weapon in the versions where it is present as a boss; in the original Japanese version, it is programmed into the game, but cannot be obtained without hacking. It gives Double Materia Growth, has 68 Battle power, a Hit rate of 108, and boosts Magic by 16.
The Rising Sun is similar to a circular saw. It is made by upgrading the Pinwheel. It is capable of slicing into enemies like a spinning saw and dealing a devastating blow.
Weapons Monthly magazine description
Throwing weapon, more powerful than the Pinwheel. It is used with the command 'Throw' and cannot be equipped.
Rising Sun is the second-strongest of the throwing weapons that Amarant can throw. It can be found in Oeilvert, and it can also be bought in Esto Gaza, Ipsen's Castle, Daguerreo, and Bran Bal for 500 gil. It has an Attack Power of 36.
The Rising Sun is a throwing weapon equippable by Thieves, Ninjas, Blue Mages, and Dancers at level 68. It has a damage of 30 and a delay of 294. It can only be created via synthesis. Its higher quality version has a damage of 31, a delay of 286, and adds 10 to Ranged Accuracy.
The war fan of the one who led the way to the victory in the battle that would decide the fate of the world.
The Rising Sun is a staff-type weapon available to Lightning via the Shining Prince downloadable style. It raises Strength by 180 points and Magic by 250 points, reduces Stagger Power by 25%, boosts ATB Speed by 5, and has the Sweet Spot auto-ability.
The Rising Suns are a pair of Pugilist's Arms for Monks. They can be bought in Ishgard for 140 Centurio Seals acquired from the Hunt. Antiquated Rising Suns were once required to upgrade into the Rising Suns, but are no longer available.
|Rising Suns||Pugilist's Arm
MNK Lv. 60
Item Level 210
|Physical Damage: 76||Auto-attack: 64.85||Delay: 2.56|
Critical Hit +102
Skill Speed +71
The sun's heat infuses these fiery knuckles.
The Rising Sun is a low-rank Fire-elemental knuckle used by White Monks and Gadgeteers with an Attack Power of 31. It teaches Exorcise to White Monks and Red Spring to Gadgeteers. A common knuckle, it may be bought in every shop for a base cost of 1,000 gil.
The Rising Sun is a low-rank, Fire-elemental knuckle equippable by White Monks, Berserkers, and Tinkers, and teaches Exorcise to White Monks and Red Spring to Tinkers. In the Bazaar, it is a Rank D item in the Flash of Dawn series and requires a Fire Stone, Adamant Alloy, and a Bomb Shell.
Dissidia Final Fantasy (2008)[edit | edit source]
Rising Sun is a level 57 throwing weapon that adds 48 to Attack, decreases Bravery by 28, and increases EX Force Absorption amount by 30%. It can be obtained from the shop by trading 17,810 gil, a Throat Wolf Fang, and Chimera Fang x2.
The Rising Sun is one of Rinoa's alternate weapons, and is based on the weapon's appearance in Final Fantasy VIII. It is included in the Rinoa Heartilly Starter Park DLC from the PlayStation store. Like all other characters' weapons, having it equipped carries no advantages or disadvantages.
A disc-like weapon much like the chakram. Many peoples have regarded the sun and the light it shines in the heavens as a blessing upon the world, revering this celestial object as the center of their religions. The weapon known as the rising sun was made by a tribe with similar beliefs, which used it to hunt animals that would serve as offerings to the sun god. This weapon, as any others of a similar nature, is very effective for targeting foes mid-air.
FFVI weapon description
A throwing weapon from a faraway world. As the name suggests, this weapon was modeled after the sun. When equipped, it raises both strength and magic. In that world, it can be stolen from an ancient living weapon that shines like a diamond.
FFVII weapon description
A disc-shaped throwing weapon that resembles the sun. There are many myths referring to the sun as being "all-knowing and all-powerful" and "immortal and indestructible." This weapon has power worthy of its name, and seems to be extremely effective against birds and machines. The whereabouts of this great weapon have become unknown since it was taken by a giant monster made of ore.
Rising Sun is a Throwing weapon, obtained as Locke's Trust Master. It provides 107 ATK and enables the user to deal 50% more physical damage to birds.
Rising Sun (FFVII) is a reward for completing the Final Fantasy VII event, The Will of the Planet. It provides 108 ATK, 45 MAG, and enables the user to deal 50% more physical damage to birds.
Rising Sun (FFBE) is a reward for completing Scorn of the Legendary Stag. It provides 186 ATK, increases physical damage against mechanical enemies by 75%, and increases physical damage against birds by 50%.
Non-Final Fantasy appearances[edit | edit source]
Rising Sun is a gun that can be equipped by Ryuma.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Japan is Nippon that literally means "the sun's origin", and is often translated as the Land of the Rising Sun. This nomenclature comes from Imperial correspondence with Chinese Sui Dynasty and refers to Japan's eastward position relative to China. "Rising sun" may also simply refer to sunrise.The Japanese word for the country of