Silver equipment (ぎん, Gin?) is a recurring set of equipment in the series. It is often a mid-ranked set, generally between iron equipment and gold equipment, though few in numbers and not nearly as iconic as flame equipment, ice equipment, Genji equipment, or dragon equipment. Most games have at least piece of armor from this set, though there have been other types of equipment that fall into this set, including gloves, helmets, Weapons, and some accessories.
- 1 Appearances
- 1.1 Final Fantasy
- 1.2 Final Fantasy II
- 1.3 Final Fantasy IV
- 1.4 Final Fantasy V
- 1.5 Final Fantasy VI
- 1.6 Final Fantasy VII
- 1.7 Final Fantasy IX
- 1.8 Final Fantasy X
- 1.9 Final Fantasy XI
- 1.10 Final Fantasy XII
- 1.11 Final Fantasy XIII
- 1.12 Final Fantasy XIV
- 1.13 Final Fantasy XV
- 1.14 Final Fantasy Tactics
- 1.15 Final Fantasy Tactics Advance
- 1.16 Final Fantasy Type-0
- 1.17 Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles
- 1.18 Final Fantasy Adventure
- 1.19 The Final Fantasy Legend
- 1.20 Final Fantasy Legend II
- 1.21 Final Fantasy Legend III
- 1.22 Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light
- 1.23 Bravely Default
- 1.24 Final Fantasy Dimensions
- 1.25 Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy
- 1.26 Pictlogica Final Fantasy
- 1.27 Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade
- 1.28 Final Fantasy Record Keeper
- 1.29 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Etymology
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Silver Cuirass is the only representation of silver equipment.
Again, later renamed to Mythril, the weapons includes Silver Sword, Silver Hammer, Silver Dagger, and Silver Staff. Armor includes Silver Armlet, Silver Gloves, Silver Armor, Silver Helmet, and Silver Shield, also later renamed to Mythril.
The Silver Armlet makes a return in the sequel to Final Fantasy IV with the same stats.
The Silver Armlet returns in The After Years with the same stats.
Silver Bow and Silver Harp represent weapons, while Silver Plate represents armor. Silver Specs and Silver Armlet represent accessories. Silver Harp is unique in that the damage it deals to a target is equal to 1/16 of the target's current HP.
Silver Spectacles represents silver equipment.
Silver Armlet is the only piece of silver equipment.
Silver Model Gun is the representative of silver equipment.
Silver is a basic Goldsmithing material, used in the creation of many types of equipment and currencies. It is typically ranked between Copper/Bronze and Mythril in value.
Silver Bow is the only representative of silver equipment.
Silver Staff is the only weapon for silver equipment, and is exclusive to Penelo. It uses a generic staff sprite during battle. Silver Chestplate is the only armor piece, exclusive to Vaan. Silver Earrings is an accessory for Filo that increases the team's Speed.
Silver Bangle is an accessory that increases HP by 100 to 180, depending on its level, and is gotten through upgrading the Iron Bangle. It can be upgraded to the Tungsten Bangle by using the Rhodochrosite. The Silver Bangle can also be bought from B&W Outfitters in the Retail Network for 800 gil.
Silver Bangle boosts HP.
Silver Bow is the sole representation for silver equipment.
Many members of Class Zero has an "Argentic" or "Silver" weapon. They are the first weapons offered at the Armory shop in Akademeia. They cost 120 gil and most of them have no special properties, their attack power being 5. Ace's is Argentic Deck. Deuce's Argentic Flute offers MP +20%. Trey's isArgentic Bow. Sice's Silver Scythe offers MP +10%. Seven's is Silver Whipblade. Eight's is Silver Knuckles. Machina's is Argentic Rapiers. Rem's is Argentic Daggers.
Silver Bracer is a Magic-raising artifact that increases Magic by 1.
Silver Bow, Silver Ladle, and Silver Mace represent weapons, while Silver Corset and Silver Armor represent armor.
Silver Mail is the only representative of the Silver equipment. It is a high-ranked armor, usable at level 50, and provides 54 Defense. It is bought for 931 gil.
The weapon is called Silver and it has a sword icon before its name. The Silver has an attack power of 14 and deals double the damage to undead monsters. It can be bought for 562 GP at the Dwarf Cave. Other Silver equipment include a helmet, an armor, and a shield, all being the third weakest of their types.
The weapon Silver has a sword icon before its name. It can be bought in Sky Town and Hidden Town for 10,712 GP. It has 50 use and an attack power of 9, the damage formula for Silver is base on Strength. The Silver Armor, Silver Helmet, Silver Gauntlet, Silver Shield are the third weakest of their type.
The armor is called Silver and it has a body armor icon before its name. It can be bought in Giant's Town for 2100 GP. It provides a Def of 7 and add 27 HP to Robots and increases their Def by 6. Another piece of Silver equipment with gauntlet icon before its name. It can be bought in Desert Town for 700 GP or found in Ashura's Base. It provides a Def of 2 and add 27 HP to Robots and increases their Def by 6. The third piece of Silver equipment with helmet icon before its name. It can be bought in Desert Town for 1400 GP.
It provides a Def of 4 and add 27 HP to Robots and increases their Def by 6. The fourth piece of Silver equipment has a shield icon before its name. It can be bought in Desert Town for 1400 GP and can also be found in Ashura's Tower. It has 50 uses, blocks melee and Ston with 60% chance of success, adds 27 HP to Robots, and increases their Def by 6.
The Silver Sword, Silver Shield, Silver Armor, Silver Helmet, Silver Armor, and Silver Glove makes an appearance. They are all very low ranked equipment.
Silver Glasses is an accessory that grants immunity to blind.
The Silver Bangles appear as a level 1 bangle that provides +158 HP and +10 Defense, and can be obtained by trading 4,400 gil, while the Silver Chest Plate is a level 1 chestplate that provides +779 HP, +43 Bravery, and -2 Defense. It can be obtained by trading 7,000 gil.
The Silver Vest is a level 1 light armor that provides +1,155 HP and +20% Wall Rush Bravery Defense. It is found in the Labyrinth. The Silver Rifle is a level 100 weapon that can only be obtained through a drop from a public Friend Card. It provides -328 HP, +79 Brave, +68 Attack, -1 Defense, and Magic Damage -100%.
The Silver Bow and Silver Harp appear as a weapons. The Silver Bow's normal rarity version has, at its base, an Attack bonus of 210 and a Defense bonus of 230. It has a maximum level of 20 and a Cost of 3. It is classified as a bow, and its leveling rate is normal.
The Silver Harp's normal rarity version has a base attack bonus of 260, a base defense bonus of 250, a maximum level of 20, and a cost of 4. The normal plus version has a base attack of 440, a base defense of 430, a maximum level of 40, and a Cost of 6. Both versions of the Silver Harp are classified as a musical instrument, and both have a fast leveling rate.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances[edit | edit source]
The Silver equipment appears within the Forsaken Dungeon, they are mid-ranked weapons and armor. The set consist of the following; Silver Sword, Silver Rod, Silver Axe, Silver Spear, Silver Knuckle, Silver Shield, Silver Helm, and Silver Armor.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Silver is a chemical element with the chemical symbol Ag and atomic number 47. A soft, white, lustrous transition metal, it possesses the highest electrical conductivity of any element and the highest thermal conductivity of any metal.
Silver often carries connotations of "second-best", especially when contrasted with gold.