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Bravely Default
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Vincent Lau
First Published: 14-02-2014 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 10-09-2020 / 02:15 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 18-09-2020 / 08:43 GMT

Rods are just about the only weapons that offer additional Magic Attack–essential for offensive magic spells. You can use Rods for physical attacks too, but spell-casters should stay clear due to their low Strength; physical jobs shouldn’t bother either as Rods generally have poor Physical Attack.

Note : All Rods have an Aim stat of 90.

Item P.ATK Purchasing Special Effect
Rod 2 60 2 M.ATK
Mythril Rod 9 750 9 M.ATK
Rod of Fire 12 1500 12 M.ATK Fire attacks do 10% more damage
Rod of Ice 15 3800 15 M.ATK Water attacks do 10% more damage
Wizard's Rod 17 9000 17 M.ATK
Poison Rod 19 20000 19 M.ATK 50% chance to cause Poison to target
Lillith's Rod 20 - 20 M.ATK Triggers Aspir (absorb MP from enemy) when used as an item
Wonder Rod 21 - 21 M.ATK Casts random Black Magic when used as an item
Demon Rod 25 - 25 M.ATK Dark attacks do 10% more damage
Item P.ATK Purchasing Special Effect
Mace 9 300 None
Ogre's Club 10 150 Lightning attacks do 10% more damage
Battle Mace 27 4800 None
Hammer Mace 30 - None

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms
    3DS
  • Genre
    Role-playing
  • Guide Release
    14 February 2014
  • Last Updated
    10 September 2020
  • Guide Author
    Vincent Lau

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