- Penury is a stratagem, which obeys different usage rules than typical Job Abilities.
- The 50% reduction in MP cost does not stack with the 10% reduction from Light Arts.
- Conserve MP can still activate while Penury is in effect.
- Savant's Pants +1 and +2 cause Conserve MP to take effect every time during usage of this stratagem.
- The word penury means extreme poverty, destitution, scarcity, or insufficiency. Unlike parsimony, which implies conservation for the sake of prosperity, penury implies conservation out of necessity.