Avatar Information

The queen of winter, said to have dominion over the glaciers of the north. Shiva aids the summoner with her command over cold and ice.

Summoners can acquire the ability to summon the avatar Shiva by defeating Shiva Prime in either the Trial Size Trial by Ice quest at level 20, or the Trial by Ice quest at a much higher level (65+).

Pet Information
Name Shiva
Traits Magic Attack Bonus I andAttack Bonus I 10

Magic Attack Bonus II and Attack Bonus II 30

Magic Attack Bonus III and Attack Bonus III 50

Magic Attack Bonus IV and Attack Bonus IV 70

Has 82 INT at 75.

Blood Pacts

All of Shiva's Blood Pacts are Ice-based.

Blood Pact Level MP S/T1 R/W2 Description
Diamond Dust 1 LVx2 T R Required MP: Caster's level x2. Uses all MP and deals ice elemental damage to enemies within Area of Effect.
Axe Kick 1 10 S R Deals physical damage.
Blizzard II 10 24 T R Deals ice elemental damage.
Frost Armor 28 63 W Gives party members within Area of Effect the effect of "Ice Spikes." Lasts 90 seconds. Each summoning magic skill level over the current skill level cap will add three seconds to the duration.
Sleepga 39 56 W Puts all enemies within Area of Effect to sleep.
Double Slap 50 96 S R Delivers a twofold attack.
Blizzard IV 60 118 T R Deals ice elemental damage.
Rush 70 164 R Delivers a fivefold attack.
Heavenly Strike 75 (Costs 3 Merit Points) 182 T R Deals ice damage to an enemy. Varies with TP. Additional merits add a 20% TP Bonus effect.

1 S/T column indicates whether a particular Blood Pact participates in Skillchains (S) or uses TP (T). Blood Pacts that use TP can be used as a Magic Burst.
2 R/W column indicates if the ability is activated using the Blood Pact: Rage or Blood Pact: Ward pet commands.

Other Information

  • Shiva is also the name of a server.
  • Shiva of Indian-god fame is male, but the incarnation used by Square Enix in their Final Fantasy series is female. See here for additional historical information.

See Also

Magic of Vana'diel: Summoning Magic

Carbuncle • Diabolos • Fenrir • Garuda • Ifrit  • Leviathan • Ramuh • Shiva • Titan


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