Lowers the defense and magical defense of enemies within range.


Spell cost: 48 MP
Monster Type: Beastmen
Spell Type: Magical (Dark)
Range: Casting range 11'
Blue Magic Points: 5
Stat Bonus: HP-5, MP+5


Casting Time: 6 seconds
Recast Time: 60 seconds

Combines With...[edit]

You can use Enervation as part of a combo to create Counter.

Can be paired with the any of the following spells to create Counter combo.


  • Defense Down effect is 25/256 (approximately 10%) and -8 Magic Defense Bonus.
  • Though the player receives the message, "Target recieves the effect of defense down," the Magic Defense Down is also applied.
  • Does not overwrite any other Defense Down effects.

Skillchain/Magic Burst Info[edit]

Magic Bursts on: Compression, Gravitation, and Darkness.

How to Obtain[edit]

Learn this spell from Troll cannoneers (MNK, RDM, RNG, PUP).

Acquired From[edit]

Mob Family: Troll
Minimum Blue Mage Level To Acquire: 58 with Magus Jubbah equipped, 61 without Magus Jubbah
Name Level Zone
Troll Shieldbearer 72-73 Bhaflau Thickets
Troll Sabreur 71-73 Bhaflau Thickets
Troll Surveillant 71-73 Bhaflau Thickets
Woodtroll Dark Knight 72-72 Wajaom Woodlands
Woodtroll Monk 72-72 Wajaom Woodlands
Woodtroll Ranger 72-72 Wajaom Woodlands
Woodtroll Warrior 72-72 Wajaom Woodlands
Troll Stoneworker 71-75 Halvung
Troll Smelter 71-75 Halvung
Troll Engraver 71-75 Halvung
Troll Cameist 71-75 Halvung
Troll Machinist 78-81 Halvung
Troll Grenadier 78-81 Halvung
Troll Cuirasser 78-81 Halvung
Troll Artilleryman 78-81 Halvung
Hilltroll Puppetmaster 79-83 Mount Zhayolm
Hilltroll Ranger 79-83 Mount Zhayolm
Hilltroll Red Mage 79-82 Mount Zhayolm
Hilltroll Monk 79-82 Mount Zhayolm
Hilltroll Paladin 79-82 Mount Zhayolm

Minimum Setup[edit]


This article uses material from the "Enervation" article on FFXIclopedia and is licensed under the CC-BY-SA License.