Covers you with magical darkness spikes. Steals HP from enemies that hit you. Ineffective against undead.

Description

Spell cost: 78 MP
Spell element: Dark
Magic skill: Dark Magic
Jobs:

Timers

Casting Time: 3 seconds
Recast Time: 3 minutes

How to Obtain

Auction House Category: Scrolls > Black Magic ( )

Merchants

Name Location Price
Mazween Aht Urhgan Whitegate (G-7) 70,560 gil

Notes

  • Dread Spikes effect last 1min
  • While Dread Spikes is in effect, the caster drains up to 100% of the damage inflicted upon him by a melee attack from an enemy monster, depending on his Dark Magic Skill and the level of the enemy.
  • Does not drain damage incurred from TP attacks.
  • Enemies with percent magic reduction will be drained for less than normal.
  • Dread Spikes will wear off after the caster has absorbed half of his maximum HP during cast.
  • The HP absorbed by the reactive effect of Dread Spikes will not generate enmity for the Dark Knight.
  • Dread Spikes' effect is reduced to 25% during PvP.
  • Dread spikes activates on jumps during PvP
  • The dark knight will still be KO'd if a single attack inflicts an amount of damage that exceeds his remaining HP.
Magic of Vana'diel: Dark Magic
Absorb Spells:

Absorb-AGICHRDEXINTMNDSTRTPVIT

HP/MP Absorption:

AspirDrain III

Enfeebling:

Bio IIIIIIStun

Enhancing:

Dread Spikes

Transportation:

Tractor

Unavailable to Players:

Death


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