Each element has a weakness and a strength.


Additionally Dark ← → Light are opposed elements.

Elemental Relationships

Or, if you like lists:

Fire melts Ice
Ice compacts Wind
Wind erodes Earth
Earth grounds Thunder
Thunder shocks Water
Water douses Fire
Light illuminates Dark
Dark eclipses Light

Certain weapon skills have elemental properties, as well.

Ex: Red Lotus Blade > Fire

See also:
Ninja: Elemental Wheel
Calculating Magic Damage

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