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A holy mace for the smiting of evil. It is said to have appeared in a ray of heavenly light, and served the pure of heart ever since.
Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift description
The Zeus Mace (メイス オブ ゼウス or メイスオブゼウス, Meisu obu Zeusu?), also known as the Mace of Zeus, is a recurring weapon in the Final Fantasy series. It is most often used by mages and is one of the more powerful magical weapons.
- 1 Appearances
- 1.1 Final Fantasy V
- 1.2 Final Fantasy IX
- 1.3 Final Fantasy XII
- 1.4 Final Fantasy Tactics
- 1.5 Final Fantasy Tactics Advance
- 1.6 Final Fantasy Dimensions
- 1.7 Dissidia Final Fantasy
- 1.8 Pictlogica Final Fantasy ≒
- 1.9 Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade
- 1.10 Final Fantasy All the Bravest
- 1.11 Final Fantasy Record Keeper
- 1.12 Final Fantasy Explorers
- 1.13 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
- 1.14 Mobius Final Fantasy
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy appearances
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Etymology
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Great mage's staff. Infused with the power of the gods. Can be used two-handed.
The Mace of Zeus is a staff that provides 78 Attack, 90 Accuracy, and +3 Magic. In the Game Boy Advance and mobile remakes, it is found in the Hall of Doubt area of the Ruined Shrine of the Sealed Temple. It can be used by Freelancers, White Mages, Time Mages, Red Mages, Chemists, Mimes, and Oracles.
Legendary staff that once belonged to a grand magician.
The Mace of Zeus is Vivi's ultimate weapon and the most powerful staff. It teaches the spell Doomsday, and provides 35 Attack and inflicts Mini with Add Status. Mace of Zeus can be found in Memoria, in the top-left corner of the Stairs room. Obtaining it yields The Ultimate Mace achievement/trophy in the versions that support an achievements system.
The Zeus Mace is the second-most powerful mace. Equipping it boosts the power of Dark-elemental spells. Maces have average at attack speed. In the Zodiac versions, it can be equipped by the Red Battlemage.
Rod that scatters bolts in three directions.
The Zeus Mace is one of the four of Kytes's most powerful weapons, and it is of the Thunder-element. With it, Kytes's attacks come out in three "prongs" extending from him. Its recipe is found in the Hammer of Lightning. It uses a generic rod sprite during battle.
A staff that increases the strength of its user.
The Zeus Mace is one of the most powerful staves. In the War of the Lions remake, it is a reward for defeating Bremondt Freitberg or found under a trap in the third floor of the Midlight's Deep. It has provides 6 Attack, 15% Defense, 1 Magic Power and +2 to Attack.
Holy mace made to drive out evil.
The Zeus' Mace is an extremely rare item only obtained through the "Plain - Plain - Mountain - Mountain" Treasure Hunt, or as a hidden stealable item from the enemy Alchemist in Mission #014: Golden Clock. It is equippable by Alchemists and Sages, and the Sage can learn the powerful spell Ultima Blow from it. It provides +15 Attack, +5 Magic, +5 Resistance, increases the power of Holy-elemental attacks, and is Holy-elemental itself.
The Zeus's Mace is the most powerful mace providing +50 Attack and +5 Magick and Resistance, and teaches Ultima Blow to the Sage and the ability Transmute to the Alchemist. It can be bought for 10,500 gil in the shop after creating it in the Bazaar after using a Lightwing Crystal, Godwood, and Hero Tonic. It is Holy-elemental.
The Mace of Zeus is the second strongest staff. It is a level 92 weapon that adds 38 to base Bravery, 61 to Attack, and increases EX Mode duration by 40%. It can be traded for at the shop for 29,570 gil, the Staff of the Magi, Revival Tree x5, and a Green Gem.
Zeus Mace is a level 90 Stave that provides +34 Bravery, +62 Attack, and +15% EX Mode Duration. It can be obtained by trading 155,700 gil, Staff of the Magi, Elder Log, and Summoner's Hope x5s.
A mace of unspeakable power, truly fit for the mighty god whose name it bears.
Mace of Zeus grants +10 to Attack. It can be equipped by White Mage, Devout, Sage, Rydia, Krile, Eiko, and Yuna.
One of the twelve shining arms. The power exhibited by this mace is compared to that of a smite from god, and each swing pulverized anything it came in contact with, even the largest of boulders. Despite being known as a weapon fit for the gods, no one knows where exactly this mace is, and many scoffed at it as being something purely of legends. It is said that only those acknowledged by the machine weapon, Elnath, would be able to lay their hands upon this weapon.
Non-Final Fantasy appearances[edit | edit source]
Mace of Zeus is a staff that can be equipped by Yui.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Zeus is the "Father of Gods and men" who rules the Olympians of Mount Olympus as a father rules the family according to the ancient Greek religion. He is the god of sky and thunder in Greek mythology.