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Absorbs a certain amount of damage from physical and magical attacks.


Spell cost: 29 MP
Spell element: Earth
Magic skill: Enhancing Magic


It is reported that the formula for determining how much damage is absorbed total is:

  • X = ([Enhancing Magic Skill] / 3) + MND
  • F is the the amount of damage reduced.
  • F = X (if X < 80)
  • F = X * 2 - 60 (if 80 <= X <= 130)
  • F = X * 3 - 190 (if X > 130)
  • Caps at 350 damage.


Casting Time: 7 seconds
Recast Time: 30 seconds
Spell Duration: 5 minutes

How to Obtain

Auction House Category: Scrolls > White Magic ( )


Price: 7181 - 8118 gil
Name Location Type
Kususu Port Windurst (H-8) Standard Merchant
Regine Port San d'Oria (J-8) Standard Merchant
Sororo Bastok Markets (H-5) Standard Merchant

You can only buy this spell scroll when your current nation is 1st place in conquest ranking, and only from the store in the country.

Additional Information

  • Stoneskin will overwrite Metallic Body
  • Metallic Body will not overwrite Stoneskin and gives a "has no effect" error.
  • Automatons can use a weaker version of Stoneskin with a Shock Absorber equipped.
  • Stoneskin Torque also has enchantment to grant stoneskin.

See Also