Rook's Gambit

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Ability
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Jump back, then deliver a punishing counter. If the jump evades an attack, counter potency is increased. Can be used in mid-air.
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Learn: Upgrade: Mastery:
120 660 1000

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Jump back, lunge forward and strike.

  • If an enemy attack is dodged while jumping back, counterstrike is intensified and ability cooldown time is reduced by one third.
  • Ability can be canceled by pressing Playstation R1.png while jumping back.
  • Cool down is reset if ability is canceled in this manner.


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Upgrade: Counterstrike changes, increasing hits.

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Mastery: Allows assignment to any Eikon.

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Battle Techniques:

Gambit Counter: Strike an enemy with a Rook's Gambit counterstrike.


Bonus points are awarded for using Battle Techniques during Arcade Mode.

Acquisition Edit Rook's Gambit's Miscellaneous Acquisition Information Uses Edit Rook's Gambit's Miscellaneous Use Information
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