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Deals fire damage to enemies within a fan-shaped area originating from the caster.


Spell cost: 169 MP
Ecosystem: Beasts
Type: Magical (Fire)
Blue Magic Points: 4
Stat Bonus: STR+3


Casting Time: 7.5 seconds
Recast Time: 49 seconds

Combines With...

You can use Heat Breath as part of a combo to create Magic Attack Bonus.

Can be paired with any of the following spells to create Magic Attack Bonus combo.


  • The formula for this spell appears to be (Current HP / 2). For example, if you are level 71 and have 1000 HP, your damage would be 500. This is subject to Resists, however. Using it against Lizards or Magic Bursting it will not boost damage; it will only affect resist rates.
  • Is NOT affected by Magic Attack Bonus.
  • Ignores Magic Defense Bonus, but is subject to direct magic resistance (from Proto-Omega for example).

Skillchain/Magic Burst Info

Magic Bursts on: Liquefaction, Fusion, Light

How to Obtain

Acquired From

Mob Family: Manticore
Minimum Blue Mage Level To Acquire: 62 with Magus Jubbah equipped, 65 without Magus Jubbah
Name Level Zone
Lesser Manticore 47-49 Eastern Altepa Desert
Desert Manticore 53-57 Western Altepa Desert
Labyrinth Manticore 71-74 Labyrinth of Onzozo
Valley Manticore 72-74 Valley of Sorrows
Greater Manticore 76-79 Cape Teriggan