Though lacking in destructive power, this sword is light and easy to use.

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift description

Short Sword (ショートソード, Shōto Sōdo?), also known as Shortsword, is a recurring weapon in the series.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Final Fantasy XIV[edit | edit source]

Shortswords are a recurring weapon for Gladiators and Paladins. Typically lower level weapons, they can be acquired from various sources. The Weathered Shortsword is the starting weapon for Gladiators, while the most powerful current Shortsword is the Lominsan Shortsword, which can be purchased with Company Seals upon reaching Storm Sergeant Third Class in the Maelstrom and is considered a part of the Grand Company's uniform.

NameTypeiLvDescription
EquipPatch
MaterialsCrafting
Weathered ShortswordGladiator's Arm1

Auto Attack: 3.33 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 4)
Damage: 5 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 6)
Delay: 2
Magic Damage: 4 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 5)

GLA PLD 11.0-1.23
Iron ShortswordGladiator's Arm22

Auto Attack: 9.33 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 10)
Damage: 14 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 15)
Delay: 2
Magic Damage: 14 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 15)
Strength: 3
Vitality: 2 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 3)
Tenacity: 3 (FFXIV HQ Icon.png 4)

GLA PLD 221.0-1.23
Aetherial Iron ShortswordGladiator's Arm22

Auto Attack: 10
Damage: 15
Delay: 2
Magic Damage: 15
Strength: 3
Vitality: 3

GLA PLD 211.0-1.23
Lominsan ShortswordGladiator's Arm40

Auto Attack: 18
Damage: 27
Delay: 2
Magic Damage: 22
Strength: 7
Vitality: 8
Skill Speed: 10

GLA PLD 391.0-1.23

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift[edit | edit source]

Shortsword is the weakest sword, providing only 22 Attack.

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Vagrant Story[edit | edit source]

A wide-bladed sword for close-quarters combat.

Description

Short Sword is an edged sword that provides 1 Risk, 11 Strength, -2 Agility, and 3 Range.

Bravely Second: End Layer[edit | edit source]

A sword with more force than a dagger and versatility than a longer blade. Its widespread use among pioneers and adventurers contributed to the spread of human civilization in the early days of Luxendarc. For this reason, it is known as the "Adventurer's Arm."

Description

Short Sword is a sword that provides 10 P.ATK, 90 Aim, and deals 50% more damage to demonkind. It can be bought in Eternia for 200 pg.

Final Fantasy Dimensions[edit | edit source]

Short Sword is the weakest sword, providing 9 Attack and 20 Hit Rate. It can be bought for 130 gil at Lux, Northern Cave, and Castle Lux in the World of Dusk. It is Sol and Glaive's starting weapon.

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Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances[edit | edit source]

Ehrgeiz: God Bless the Ring[edit | edit source]

Ehrgeiz Short Sword Icon.png

A sword on the short side.

Description

The Short Sword appears as a sword within the Forsaken Dungeon. It provides 4 Weapon Atk and 8 Durability. It can be bought for 14 gil at the Merchant's Shop.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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