There are two very similarly-named Japanese abilities that are both translated as 'Shadowbind'. The first is 影縛り / かげしばり [kageshibari] or 'shadow binding' in Japanese, and originates in FF4. The second is 影縫い [kagenui] or 'shadow embroidery', and originates in FF5. The latter is also known as Kagenui.

Final Fantasy IV

Type: Ninjutsu, MP: 15
Casting: 1 seconds
Learn: Edge (event)
Other: cast Stop on an enemy
Other: 影縛り in Japanese

Final Fantasy XI

Type: Job Ability
Learn at: RNG40, Use: any
Cast Time: instant, Recast: 5 min, Duration: 30 sec
Range: ?, Radius: single, Cumulative Enmity: 1, Volatile Enmity: 320
Description: Roots enemy in place
Other: can be broken by attacking the mob with physical attacks, some enemies are immune, when used with RNG as SJ has an accuracy penalty
Other: can be modified by Hunter's Bracers and Orion Bracers
Other: 影縫い in Japanese

Final Fantasy XIV


Type: Weaponskill, TP: 250
Learn at: ARC18, Equip: ARC
Cast time: (instant), Recast: 40 sec
Combo action: Piercing Arrow, Combo bonus: Increased Bind duration
Description: Delivers a ranged attack. Chance to inflict Bind
Other: 影縫い in Japanese

A Realm Reborn


Type: Archer Ability
Learn: ARC10, Use: ARC, BRD
Cast time: (instant), Recast: 40 s, Duration: 10 s
Potency: -, Range: 25 yalms, Radius: 0
Description: Binds target. Cancels auto-attack upon execution. Target unbound if damage taken
Other: 影縫い in Japanese

Tactics Advance

Type: Corner, MP: 12
Range: 1
Learn with: Assassin
Learn from: Fey Bow (200 AP)
Other: 影縫い in Japanese

Record Keeper


Effect: Attacks the target and inflicts Stop with a moderate probability
Learn: all characters (equip Shark (VII))
Type: Limit, Rarity: -
Target: single, Element: -, Gauge cost: 1 bar
Other: 影縛り in Japanese

Category: Ability

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