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The Black Robe as seen in Final Fantasy V.

The Black Robe (くろのローブ Kuro no Rōbu) is a recurring Robe from the series. It is usually exclusive to the Black Mage Job, but sometimes, Time Mages or Summoners can equip them. It usually boosts Intelligence and elemental damage dealt by the wielder.




Final Fantasy

The Black Robe is an armor exclusive to the Black Mage class. It resists against Time and Ice, and casts Blizzara when used as an item. It grants +24 Defense and +2 Weight. It is found in the Flying Fortress.

Final Fantasy II

The Black Robe grants +35 Defense, -5% Evasion, +21% Magic Defense, and +10 Intelligence. It is the second strongest light armor in the game, with Black Garb only being stronger.

Final Fantasy III

The Black Robe grants a bonus of 5 Intellect. The White Mage is the only magical-based class that can't wield this armor.

Final Fantasy IV

The Black Robe can be purchased at the Eblan Cave and can only be equipped by characters that can use Black Magic. It grants +8 Defense, +7 Magic Defense, +7 Magic Evasion, and +5 Intelligence. It can be bought in Eblan Cave for 10,000 gil.

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years

The Black Robe returns as a non-buyable armor, providing the same bonuses as in Final Fantasy IV.

Final Fantasy V

The Black Robe grants +14 Defense, +14 Magic Defense, +20 Magic Evasion, and +5 Magic. It can be bought in Phantom Village or the Great Sea Trench, and one can be found in the Pyramid of Moore.

Final Fantasy IX

The Black Robe can be acquired via Synthesis and can only be equipped to Vivi and Quina. The armor teaches Vivi the Black Magic spell, Flare, teaches the abilities MP +20% and Reflectx2, and makes the wearer immune to Dark-elemental attacks. It grants +43 Defense, +4 Magic Defense, and +2 Magic.

Final Fantasy XII

The Black Robes are high-level robes that can be equipped after obtaining the Mystic Armor 10 license. They provide +38 Defense and +10 Magick Power. They can be purchased at Balfonheim for 13,500 Gil or via the Bazaar after selling the required loot along with the Black Mask.

Final Fantasy Tactics

The Black Robe boosts Fire, Ice, and Thunder damage dealt by the user, and gives a stat bonus to HP and MP.

Final Fantasy Tactics Advance

The Black Robe boosts Fire, Ice, and Thunder damage dealt by the user and teaches the ability Return Magic to the Black Mage Job.

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift

The Black Robe halves Water damage dealt to the wearer and teaches the ability Replenish MP to the Seer job.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates

The Black Mage Robe gives the wearer 30 Defense and 10 Magic Power. When equipped alongside the Black Mage Hat, the wearer will cast offensive spells when controlled by AI.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time

Black Mage Robe is a low-ranked armor that provides 7 Defense, 2 Magic, and 3 Magic Resistance as well as +5 Dark resistance. It can be used by all races, takes 1 slot, and costs 480 Gil.

Final Fantasy Mystic Quest

Tristam's Black Robe works as the Black Garb in this game.

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