Watanabe: Nightblade

From GRAY RAVENS
← Lee: PalefireBianca: Zero →
100%

Leader of the Forsaken, who chose to leave Babylonia to protect Oasis with his comrades who have been forgotten by the world. · Rank: A-Rank · Class: Attacker · Element: Physical (100%) 50%

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Character-Nightblade-Portrait.png
Dialogue-Nightblade-Icon.png
Dialogue-Nightblade-Chibi-Icon.png
Dialogue-Nightblade-Awaken-Icon.png
Leader of the Forsaken, who chose to leave Babylonia to protect Oasis with his comrades who have been forgotten by the world.
Duel - Has strong single attack ability.
Backstab - Attacks at the back deal Extra Damage.
Element-Physical-Icon-White.pngPhysical (100%)
Watanabe
Nightblade
6 Years
26
12 Apr
185cm
76kg
O
Review
Stat-Nightblade.svg
1515
204
318
159
Rank-A-Icon.png
A-Rank
Class-Attacker-Icon-White.png
Attacker
Weapon-Category-Dagger-Icon.png
Dagger
Weapon-SoulRipper-Icon.png
Soul Ripper
Army-TheForsaken-Icon-White.png
Forsaken
Item-MRERations.png
MRE Ratns.

Memory Builds ◇ Watanabe: Nightblade

A list of recommended builds for Watanabe: Nightblade can be found here. Each tab represents one build — click the tabs below to view each one.
See here for more information about Ultima Awakening and resonance slots.

Memory Placement
01
Memory-Darwin-Icon-1.png
02
Memory-Patton-Icon-2.png
03
Memory-Darwin-Icon-3.png
04
Memory-Patton-Icon-1.png
05
Memory-Patton-Icon-2.png
06
Memory-Patton-Icon-3.png
Patton x4 / Darwin x2
Memory Resonance
Top Resonance Slot (1):
Ex — Precision Attack: ATK +15, CRIT +15 x6

Bottom Resonance Slot (2):
Fleeting Phantom: Core Passive +1 x6
Key Notes
  • Watanabe: Nightblade's main build
  • Ultima Awakening Set
Usage
  • High difficulty content
Details
  • General DPS set
  • Used in high difficulty content where survival is more important than clearing speed

Memory Placement
01
Memory-Voltaire-Icon-1.png
02
Memory-Patton-Icon-2.png
03
Memory-Voltaire-Icon-3.png
04
Memory-Leeuwenhoek-Icon-1.png
05
Memory-Patton-Icon-2.png
06
Memory-Leeuwenhoek-Icon-3.png
Voltaire x2 / Patton x2 / Leeuwenhoek x2
Memory Resonance
Top Resonance Slot (1):
Ex — Precision Attack: ATK +15, CRIT +15 x6

Bottom Resonance Slot (2):
Flash Fall: QTE Level +1 x6
Key Notes
  • Niche build
Details
  • QTE support set
  • Used to quickly defeat Phantom Pain Cage: Advanced Zone bosses on lower floors

Skills & Passives

Red Orb
Skill-Nightblade-Orb-Red.png

Black Sakura

Automatically uses a 3-Ping version of this attack upon switch-in. Switch-in fulfills the first half of this character's Core Passive.
Launches a 4-combo attack at the enemies ahead, dealing 160% / 320% / 480% Physical DMG based on the number of orbs pinged. Launches an extra blow that deals 160% Physical DMG if this is a 3-Ping.
Yellow Orb
Skill-Nightblade-Orb-Yellow.png

Shadow Thrust

Thrusts and pierces the enemies ahead, dealing 160% / 320% / 480% Physical DMG to enemies in the path based on the number of orbs pinged. Launches an extra blow that deals 120% Physical DMG if this is a 3-Ping.
Blue Orb
Skill-Nightblade-Orb-Blue.png

Bloodshed

Carves target with a blade, dealing 80% / 160% / 240% Physical DMG in the initial stab and 70% / 140% / 210% Physical DMG when pulling the blade out based on the number of orbs pinged. Becomes a critical strike if the enemy's back is attacked.
Basic Attack
Skill-Dagger.png

Slash

Basic Attack: Launches consecutive attacks with dual blades, dealing 740% Physical DMG in total.
Signature
Skill-Nightblade-Signature.png

Night Blade

Signature Move: Costs 100 Energy. Attacks enemies with a blade for 3000% Physical DMG in total.
QTE
Skill-QTE.png

Flash Fall

QTE: Watanabe lands from the air and thrusts, dealing 600% Physical DMG.
Class
Skill-Nightblade-Passive-Core.png

Attacker

Extra DMG Bonus increases by 20%.
Awakening
Skill-Awakening.png

Ultima Awaken

Gains 3 Signal Orbs when entering battle.
Core
Skill-Nightblade-Passive-Core.png

Fleeting Phantom

Core Passive: The final strike of each 3-Ping marks the target. Unleashes a shade to attack when marks reach 2 stacks. The shade lasts 5 seconds and will attack once with every Basic Attack. Shades deal 90% Physical DMG per attack.
Leader
Skill-Nightblade-Passive-Leader.png

Leader - Integrated Management

Critical rate of all party members increases by 10% when they are of 3 different classes.
SS-Rank
Skill-Nightblade-Passive-SS.png

Sneak Attack

Passive: When attacking the back of a target, Extra DMG Bonus for that attack increases by 15%.
SSS-Rank
Skill-Nightblade-Passive-SSS.png

Phantom Response

Passive: When a shade is present, Extra DMG Bonus increases by 15%.
SSS+ Rank
Skill-Nightblade-Passive-SSS+.png

No Life Lost

Passive: Physical Resistance of enemies hit by a Signature Move decreases by 15% for 10 seconds.
Hidden Skill
Fleeting Phantom
Skill-Generic.png
Skill-Generic.png
Skill-Generic.png
X2
Any 3-Ping
Technique
Enemies will be marked when hit by 3-Ping. When attacking a marked enemy with a 3-Ping, 5 energy clones will be created for 5 seconds and launch attacks. Clones will attack once with each Basic Attack.

Related Frames

Dialogue-Astral-Icon.png
← Lee: PalefireBianca: Zero →