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Death

MP COST: Varies by level
ELEMENT: Death
EFFECT: Causes instant death
FINAL FANTASY II :: MAGIC/ABILITIES :: BLACK MAGIC

PRONUNCIATION: deth
ORIGINAL JAPANESE NAME: デス
ORIGINS NAME: Doom
DAWN OF SOULS NAME: Death
ANNIVERSARY EDITION NAME: Death

    Death was a Black Magic spell that could instantly kill an enemy by summoning a giant skeleton to steal its soul. It could be learned from the Death Tome.

GAME INFO
    Learned from Death Tome.
    Levels:

I Causes instant death
II -
III -
IV -
V -
VI Used by Mini Satana, Sorcerer
Cast by Death Tome
VII -
VIII Used by Imperial Shadow, Orukat
IX -
X -
XI -
XII -
XIII -
XIV -
XV -
XVI Used by Astaroth

NAME ORIGIN
    Death is the end of life, the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism. The word comes from the Middle English word deeth.
    In Final Fantasy Origins, this spell was called Doom. Doom is another word for ruin, death, or an unavoidable ill fortune. A different spell in later Final Fantasy installments is named Doom but with a different effect. The word comes from the Old English dom meaning "judgment".


Death

FINAL FANTASY II :: MISCELLANEOUS :: ELEMENTS

PRONUNCIATION: deth
ORIGINAL JAPANESE NAME: デス
ORIGINS NAME: Doom
DAWN OF SOULS NAME: Death
ANNIVERSARY EDITION NAME: Death

    Death was an element utilized by several spells that caused instant demise.

GAME INFO
    Spells of this element include:
     • Bad Breath
     • Break
     • Death
     • Gaze

NAME ORIGIN
    Death is the end of life, the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism. The word comes from the Middle English word deeth.
    In Final Fantasy Origins, this element was called Doom. Doom is another word for ruin, death, or an unavoidable ill fortune. The word comes from the Old English dom meaning "judgment".

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