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Staff that boosts the power of holy magic. Full power from back row.
Final Fantasy V description
The Sage's Staff (賢者の杖, Kenja no Tsue?), also known as Staff of the Magi, Magi Staff, and Life, is a recurring weapon in the Final Fantasy series. It's often among the stronger weapons for magic users, and usually boosts the Holy element and White Magic. Its counterpart is the Mage's Staff.
- 1 Appearances
- 1.1 Final Fantasy
- 1.2 Final Fantasy III
- 1.3 Final Fantasy IV
- 1.4 Final Fantasy V
- 1.5 Final Fantasy XI
- 1.6 Final Fantasy XII
- 1.7 Final Fantasy Tactics
- 1.8 Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift
- 1.9 Final Fantasy Tactics S
- 1.10 Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles
- 1.11 Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light
- 1.12 Final Fantasy Dimensions
- 1.13 Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy
- 1.14 Pictlogica Final Fantasy
- 1.15 Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade
- 1.16 Final Fantasy Artniks
- 1.17 Final Fantasy Record Keeper
- 1.18 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
- 1.19 Final Fantasy Trading Card Game
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Etymology
Appearances[edit | edit source]
A staff that casts Life when used.
The Sage's Staff provides +15 Intelligence, 20 Attack, 10 Accuracy, and 15 Critical, and is equippable by both versions of the White, Black, and Red Mage. In the Dawn of Souls and 20th Anniversary editions, it drops from Squidrakens and is found in Whisperwind Cove.
When used as an item, it casts the Life spell. When a character wielding this weapon casts Holy, the damage is doubled. If a Black Mage wields the staff and casts Holy using the Lightbringer sword, it can do more damage than even Flare.
Staff infused with the power to revive.
The Sage's Staff is the second strongest staff, being bested by Seraphim Mace, and provides 45 Attack, 15% Accuracy, and +10 Spirit. It casts Raise when used as an item, and is found in the Subterrane after defeating Cagnazzo.
The Sage's Staff has 45 Power (53 when used with Goblin Punch) and powers up Holy-elemental attacks by 50%. It is one of the 12 Sealed Weapons. If used as an item in battle, it casts Raise. The staff will do eight times the normal damage to undead targets.
The Sage's Staff is the second stage of restoring the Claustrum Relic Weapon for Black Mages and Summoners, arguably the worst Relic Weapon upgrade choice as it enhances no magical aspect of either job.
The Staff of the Magi is the most powerful staff. In the original version it can be stolen from Luxollid. It has an Attack Power of 46, and boosts magick power more than any other staff. It also enhances the power of the Holy spell by 50%.
In the Zodiac versions, it provides 53 Attack, 8 Evade, +8 Magick Power, +5 Vitality, enhances the potency of Holy, Wind, and Ice-elemental attacks by 50% and requires the Staff of the Magi license for 115 LP. It can be found in the Great Crystal after Way Stone X, dropped by Oversoul (1% chance), or from the Hunt Club sidequest. It can be equipped by the Black Mage.
An ordinary wooden staff that one might find anywhere.
A staff found in an ancient castle, long hidden from the world. It is said the soul of a great sage resides within.
The Staff of the Magi is the strongest staff, which provides +40 Attack and +5 Resistance, and can be wielded by White Mages, Summoners, and Dancers. It teaches Refresh to White Mages and Jitterbug to Dancers, and can be bought for 12,000 gil in the shop after creating it in the Bazaar after using a High Arcana, Godwood, and Gold Chalice.
Sage's Staff is an artifact that increases Magic by 3.
Sage Staff is a level 80 rod that provides +75 Attack and can be bought for 7,707 gil.
A rod only the wisest may wield. Those who are unqualified find it too powerful to handle.
Sage's Staff is a high-ranked staff that can be used by any race. It provides 58 attack, 5 defense, 83 magic, and 5 magic defense at level 1, while at level 30 it provides 70 attack, 10 defense, 113 magic, and 10 magic defense. It also provides +5 to Fire, Ice, and Thunder, has one empty slot, and comes with the abilities Black Mage Wisdom and MP Absorb Attack 1.
It must be obtained from the Tower on Hard or Very Hard mode, and then created for 1,800 gil by using an Adamantite, Orichalcum x3, and Ebonite. When turned into a jewel, a level 3-9 Sage's Staff makes an Ebonite, level 10-19 makes a Cat Eye, and level 20-30 makes a Magic Stone 5.
A mysterious staff that increases the spirit for those who hold it. It is said to have been once wielded by a great mage known as a magi. It is said this magi circled the world, dedicating his or her life to helping the sick and wounded, but who exactly this person was is shrouded in mystery. Some places claimed him to have been an old man, while in other areas she was claimed to be a beautiful woman.
Magi Staff is a Staff, obtained as Lenna's Trust Master. It provides 25 ATK, 12 MAG, and 70 SPR.
Sage's Staff appears on cards.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances[edit | edit source]
A rod used by sages.
The Sage's Rod is a 2-handed rod within the Forsaken Dungeon. It provides 49 Weapon Atk, 9 Durability, +11 Magic Atk, +3 Magic Def, -3 Speed, -1 Consumption Rate, and +6 EXP Gain Rate. Only Clair Andrews can equip it.
Sage Staff is a staff that can be equipped by Yui.
A miraculous staff that a great sage long ago is said to have imbued with the power to resurrect the dead. Raising it up and chanting bestows the raise effect on a single target. [Effect when equipped: +Mind] [Effect when used: Raise]
A miraculous staff that a great sage long ago is said to have imbued with the power to resurrect the dead. Raising it up and chanting bestows the raise effect on a single target.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Etymology[edit | edit source]
sage in classical philosophy is someone who has attained the wisdom which a philosopher seeks.A
Magi is also a term used since at least the 4th century BC to denote followers of Zoroaster, or rather, followers of what the Hellenistic world associated Zoroaster with, which was—in the main—the ability to read the stars, and manipulate the fate that the stars foretold.In Latin, Magi is plural of Magus, which means "wizard".