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Support Materia in Final Fantasy VII Remake.

Support Materia (支援, Shien?) is a type of Materia appearing in the Final Fantasy VII series. Support Materia work in conjunction with other equipped Materia. Support Materia is represented by color blue.


Final Fantasy VII[]

Support Materia is used to supplement the many abilities. Due to a bug, when a Support Materia is paired with a Master Command Materia, the effect is applied to all commands the character can use, even the Attack and Item commands.

Final Fantasy VII Remake[]

Support materia is one of five subsets of materia in Final Fantasy VII Remake and "Episode INTERmission". They add supplemental effects to paired Magic Materia Magic Materia and Command Materia Command Materia. Support materia can be paired on weapons and armor with linked materia slots, if compatible. All support materia can only obtained once; trying to reobtain them chapter selection won't reward duplicates.

Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children[]

Kadaj holding a Materia.

Along with other sets of materia, blue-colored materia appear in the materia box that originally belonged to Cloud Strife. Additionally, Kadaj dissolves a blue materia it into his wrist, similar to other Remnants of Sephiroth, likely equipping materia in this way.

Before Crisis -Final Fantasy VII-[]

Materia Effect
HP Absorb
Absorbs HP from enemies.
MP Absorb
Absorbs MP from enemies.

Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII-[]

Support Materia come in two variants; they are based either on elements/statuses or on SP. They can be paired with Magic Materia or Command Materia.


Materia means "matter" or "substance" in Latin, Spanish, and Italian; it also means "subject" in Italian and Spanish, and is the ascendant of Portuguese "Matéria".