Trick Attack

Trick Attack comes from two different Japanese-language abilities. It is either だまし討ち [damashi uchi] ('surprise attack') which originated in FF11, or トリックアタック [trick attack].

Final Fantasy XI

Type: Job Ability
Learn at: THF30, Use: any
Cast Time: instant, Recast: 1 min, Duration: 1 min
Range: self, Radius: self, Cumulative Enmity: 1, Volatile Enmity: 0
Description: Allows your next melee attack to deal extra damage when striking an enemy from behind a party member
Other: applicable attacks are guaranteed to hit, extra damage is AGI stat added to weapon damage when THF main, enmity generated by applicable attack is transferred to the party member you're behind of. Does not affect magical or ranged attacks
Other: can be modified by merits, Assassin, Rogue's Armlets, Pillager's Armlets and Vajra
Other: だまし討ち in Japanese

A Realm Reborn


Type: Rogue Ability
Learn: ROG50, Use: ROG, NIN
Cast time: (instant), Recast: 60 s, Duration: 10 s
Potency: 240 (400 rear), Range: 3 yalms, Radius: 0
Description: Delivers an attack with a potency of 240 (400 when executed from a target's rear.) Rear Bonus: Increases target's damage taken by 10%. Can only be executed when under the effect of Hide, and shares a recast timer with Sneak Attack
Other: だまし討ち in Japanese


Type: Dagger Skill, Equip Load: 30, AP Cost: 210
Target: immediate front of the user, Power: 130, Element: 110 Slash
Cast time: ?, Recast: 7 sec
Learn: 5,000 CP, Specialty: Thief
Unlock: learn Sneak Attack, reach main quest ★★★★ level
Description: Deals a slashing attack on enemies. Rises in power if the enemy is Stopped
Other: だまし討ち in Japanese


Type: Limit Break
Attack Modifer: 1,000%, Break Modifier: 450%, Critical Chance: ★★★
Use: Thief
Description: Attacks a single enemy. Additional effect: Stun
Other: トリックアタック in Japanese

Category: Ability

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