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Heishi Shorinken

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Heishi Shorinken icon.png Heishi Shorinken Pages on this wiki that reference this item
Description: DMG:159 Delay:227 Magic Damage+186 Katana skill +269 Parrying skill +269 Magic Accuracy skill +242 "Store TP"+10 "TP Bonus"+500 "Blade: Shun" Aftermath: Increases skillchain potency Increases magic burst potency Ultimate Skillchain
Image: Heishi Shorinken description.png
Type: Weapon
Flags: Equippable, Not vendorable, Not sendable, Exclusive, Rare
Stack size: 1 "Find Heishi Shorinken on FFXIAH" "Find Heishi Shorinken on FFXIDB"
Weapon Information
Races: All Races Skill: Katana
Damage: 159 Delay: 227
DPS: 42.03 TP/Hit:


Level: 99
Item Level: 119
Jobs: Ninja

Obtained From...
Quest Notes
Aeonic Weapon Quest Must have the key item "Scintillating Rhapsody" to start the quest.

This item is able to be augmented!
Augmented Via Zone Required Items
Oboro Port Jeuno - (E-6) S. Astral Detritus & M. Astral Detritus

See Oboro for prerequisites

Augment-Icon.png Augments - R15 (Max)
Path A
Main Hand:
DMG: +7
Blade: Shun: DMG +10%
Accuracy +30 & Mag. Acc. +30


  • This is the fully upgraded Katana weapon in the Aeonic process.
  • Allows the user to perform an Ultimate Skillchain.
  • This weapon allows the user to use the Merit Point weaponskill Blade: Shun at full "Rank 5" strength with no merit points invested.
  • The TP Bonus from this weapon is not applied to weapon skills when it is wielding in the off hand slot.



The Heishi Shorinken (Heishi Shorin-ken) is one of the national treasures of Japan. Likely brought to Japan from mainland Asia the Heishi Shorinken is currently owned by the Shitennoji Temple in Osaka. The Heishi Shorinken is a short sword (68cm) with the Chinese characters reading 'Hei Shi Sho Rin' engraved in gold on the side of the blade. Given this, it's in-game depiction is actually very accurate.

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