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Bravely Default Magic Abilities Guide – Where To Buy Them?


Bravely Default features 5 magical abilities; each having its distinctive effects.

These magic abilities can be bought from various locations scattered throughout the world and are a sure as shooting way of giving you an advantage in a battle.

For more help on Bravely Default, read our Death Blow Abilities and Jobs Guide.

Bravely Default Magic Abilities

In this guide, I will be covering every magic ability that you can find along with their location and effects.

White Magic

Blina
Level 1
MP Cost: 4
Price: 200 pq
Location: Kingdom Caldisla Magic Shop

This will allow you to heal blindness.

Poisona
Level 1
MP Cost: 4
Price: 200 pq
Location: Kingdom Caldisla Magic Shop

This will allow you to heal poison conditions.

Cure
Level 1
MP Cost: 4
Price: 200 pq
Location: Kingdom Caldisla Magic Shop

This will allow you to regain a small portion of your character’s HP.

Aero
Level: 2
MP Cost: 5
Price: 400 pq
Location: Lakrika City

With this ability, you would be able to deal a small amount of damage by wind-elemental attacks.

Shell
Level 2
MP Cost: 5
Price: 400 pq
Location: Lakrika City

This will allow you to have increased magic defense.

Protect
Level 2
MP Cost: 5
Price: 400 pq
Location: Lakrika City

This will allow you to have increased physical defense.

Esuna
Level 3
MP Cost: 8
Price: 800 pq
Location: Flowell

This will allow you to heal all STATUS condition on one target.

Raise
Level 3
MP Cost: 8
Price: 800 pq
Location: Flowell

As the name suggests, with this, you would be able to revive a knocked out ally.

Cura
Level 3
MP Cost: 9
Price: 800 pq
Location: Flowell

This will let you a regain a medium amount of your target’s HP.

Aerora
Level 4
MP Cost: 15
Price: 1600 pq
Location: Hartsurt City

Do a medium amount of damage with wind-elemental attacks.

Dispel
Level 4
MP Cost: 8
Price: 1600 pq
Location: Hartsurt City

This will make you remove all negative and positive STATUS conditions.

Reflect
Level 4
MP Cost: 16
Price: 1600 pq
Location: Hartsurt City

This will allow you to create a wall that will reflect magic attacks.

Aeroga
Level 5
MP Cost: 45
Price: 3200 pq
Location: Eternia City

Do a considerable amount of damage with wind-elemental attacks.

Curada
Level 5
MP Cost: 27
Price: 3200 pq
Location: Eternia City

This will let you regain a larger chunk of target’s HP.

Esunanga
Level 5
MP Cost: 27
Price: 3200 pq
Location: Eternia City

This will let you heal all STATUS conditions on all targets.

Araise
Level 6
MP Cost: 80
Price: 6400 pq
Location: Grand Ship

Heal a knocked out ally with full HP at its disposal.

Holy
Level 6
MP Cost: 80
Price: 6400 pq
Location: Grand Ship

This will let you deal with holy damage.

Curaga
Level 6
MP Cost: 60
Price: 6400 pq
Location: Grand Ship

This will let you increase the HP of your target by a large amount.

Summon

Girtablulu
Level 1
MP Cost: 40
Location: Mefirea

This will allow you to deal earth-elemental damage to all targets.

Hraesvelgr
Level: 2
MP Cost:40
Location: While in the Wind’s Temple, survive the Wind Sage’s attacks.

This will allow you to deal wind-elemental damage to all targets.

Ziusudra’s Sin
Level: 3
MP Cost: 40
Location: Survive water sage’s attacks.

This will allow you to deal water-elemental damage to all targets.

Prometheus’s Flame
Level: 4
MP Cost: 40
Location: Survive fire sage’s attacks.

This will let you deal fire-elemental damage to all targets.

Deus Ex
Level: 5
MP Cost: 40
Location: Survive thunder sage’s attacks.

This will let you deal lightening-elemental damage to all targets.

Susanoo
Level: 6
MP Cost: 60
Location: The crescent shaped island located in the northeast part of the map. You will have to survive a sage’s attacks in order to obtain it.

This will let you deal non-elemental damage to all your targets.

Time Mage

Quake
Level: 1
MP Cost: 5
Price: 200
Location: Lakrika City

This will allow you to deal a small amount of damage by earth-elemental attacks.

Regen
Level: 1
MP Cost: 5
Price: 200
Location: Larkrika City

Your targets will slowly regenerate HP.

Slow
Level: 1
MP Cost: 4
Price: 200
Location: Lakrika City

Decrease the agility of a target for 4 turns.

Quakera
Level: 2
MP Cost: 15
Price: 400
Location: Flowell

This deals medium damage by earth-elemental attacks.

Teleport
Level: 2
MP Cost: 200
Price: 400
Location: Flowell

Dungeon Evasion

Haste
Level: 2
MP Cost: 8
Price: 400
Location: Flowell

Increased agility for four consecutive turns.

Gravity
Level: 3
MP Cost: 12
Price: 800
Location: Hartsurt

Decrease the targeted enemies’ HP by 50%.

Veil
Level: 3
MP Cost: 8
Price: 800
Location: Hartsurt

Have increased evasion for 4 consecutive turns.

Slowga
Level: 3
MP Cost: 16
Price: 800
Location: Hartsurt

This will decrease the agility of all selected targets for 4 consecutive turns.

Comet
Level: 4
MP Cost: 25
Price: 1600
Location: Stark Fort

This will deal random amount of damage to your enemies by non-elemental attacks.

Veilga
Level: 4
MP Cost: 20
Price: 1600
Location: Stark Fort

Have increased evasion on all selected targets for 4 consecutive turns.

Hastega
Level: 4
MP Cost: 20
Price: 1600
Location: Stark Fort

Have increased agility on all selected targets for 4 consecutive turns.

Quakega
Level: 5
MP Cost: 45
Price: 3200
Location: Eternia

You will be able to deal heavy damage from earth-elemental attacks on all selected targets.

Stop
Level: 5
MP Cost: 10
Price: 3200
Location: Eternia

Have the stop STATUS effect on a single target.

Quick
Level: 5
MP Cost: 20
Price: 3200
Location: Eternia

Quickly evade physical attacks for 4 consecutive turns.

Meteo
Level: 6
MP Cost: 99
Price: 6400
Location: Grand Ship

This will let you deal random amount of damage for 4 consecutive hits.

Reraise
Level: 6
MP Cost: 80
Price: 6400
Location: Grand Ship

This can be spelled on a teammate and he will automatically be revived when knocked out of a battle.

Gravitiga
Level: 6
MP Cost: 25
Price: 6400
Location: Grand Ship

This will let you decrease the enemies’ HP by 3/4th of their total.

Black Magic

Thunder
Level: 1
MP Cost: 5
Price: 200
Location: Kingdom Caldisla Magic Shop

This will deal small amount of electrical damage on all selected targets.

Blizzard
Level: 1
MP Cost: 5
Price: 200
Location: Kingdom Caldisla Magic Shop

This will deal small amount of ice-elemental damage on all selected targets.

Fire
Level: 1
MP Cost: 5
Price: 200
Location: Kingdom Caldisla Magic Shop

This will deal small fire-elemental damage on all selected targets.

Poison
Level: 2
MP Cost: 4
Price: 400
Location: Lakrika City

This will let you use poison to hurt enemies.

Silence
Level: 2
MP Cost: 5
Price: 400
Location: Lakrika City

This will let you damage the targets by using silence.

Sleep
Level: 2
MP Cost: 5
Price: 400
Location: Lakrika City

This will make your targets sleep.

Thundara
Level: 3
MP Cost: 15
Price: 800
Location: Flowell

This will deal medium electrical damage on your all selected targets.

Blizzara
Level: 3
MP Cost: 15
Price: 800
Location: Flowell

This will deal medium ice-elemental damage on your all selected targets.

Fira
Level: 3
MP Cost: 15
Price: 800
Location: Flowell

This will deal medium fire-elemental damage on all of your targeted enemies.

Fear
Level: 4
MP Cost: 5
Price: 1600
Location: Stark Fort

This will cause the enemies to fear.

Osmose
Level: 4
MP Cost: 1
Price: 1600
Location: Stark Fort

This will let you steal your targeted enemy’s MP.

Drain
Level: 4
MP Cost: 1
Price: 1600
Location: Stark Fort

This will let you drain the targeted enemy of its HP.

Thundaga
Level: 5
MP Cost: 45
Price: 3200
Location: Eternia City

Using this, you will be able to deal high amount of damage on selected targets by electrical-elemental attacks.

Blizzaga
Level: 5
MP Cost: 45
Price: 3200
Location: Eternia City

Large amount of ice-elemental damage will be done to your selected targets.

Firanga
Level: 5
MP Cost: 45
Price: 3200
Location: Eternia City

Insane fire-elemental damage will be dealt to selected targets.

Death
Level: 6
MP Cost: 15
Price: 6400
Location: Grand Ship

This will kill a single target instantly.

Kill
Level: 6
MP Cost: 16
Price: 6400
Location: Grand Ship

This will let you kill the weaker enemies instantly. This can kill multiple enemies unlike ‘Death’.

Dark
Level: 6
MP Cost: 45
Price: 6400
Location: Grand Ship

Darkness will deal considerable amount of damage to targeted enemies.

Genome Abilities

Blaster
MP Cost: 20
Location: Dusk Ruins

This will make all the selected targets subject to paralysis.

Hell Fire
MP Cost: 30
Location: Cerberus (Vampire Castle)

Have fire-elemental damage on all selected targets with this ability.

Cold Air
MP Cost: 30
Location: Ultros

This ability will let you deal ice-elemental damage to all targets.

Aqua Regia
MP Cost: 24
Location: Rusalka

Attack a single targeted enemy and have decreased physical attack and defense.

Blizzard
MP Cost: 24
Location: Ice Golem

This is pretty much like Cold Air in its effect as it will allow you to deal ice-elemental damage to your enemies.

Tornado
MP Cost: 16
Location: Flowell

Have wind-elemental attacks to damage your enemies.

Melt Storm
MP Cost: 24
Location: Flame Moth

This ability will let you deal fire damage to the targeted enemies and decrease physical defense.

Energy Burst
BP Cost: 1
Location: Chaugnar and Lester

The power of physical attacks on all enemies is increased greatly.

Bone Crush
BP Cost: 2
Location: Lester

The enemies with already a small amount of HP will take higher damage with this ability.

White Wind
MP Cost: 40
Location: Aero Lantern

Use this ability and you will get maximum HP to all of your teammates.

Sand Storm
MP Cost: 20
Location: Sand Worm

You will attack all the enemies with a physical attacks along with increased chances of causing Blindness.

Earthquake
MP Cost: 30
Location: Soul Eater

As the name itself suggests, this will cause damage to the enemies with earth-elemental attacks.

Scale Powder
MP Cost: 6
Location: Great Moth

You chances of delivering a Confusion effect are highly increased while attacking a single enemy.

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