July 13, 2024
A screenshot of Final Fantasy VII Rebirth's

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With seven weapons per character (totalling 49 throughout all characters), it may be difficult to know when to modify weapons. Whilst you could also be tempted to modify to a brand new weapon the second you discover it, you’ll wish to ensure you’ve unlocked your earlier weapon’s skill earlier than swapping.

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Every weapon comes with a Weapon Skill which you’ll be able to spend ATB costs to make use of throughout fight. Activate this skill sufficient occasions in fight and will probably be completely obtainable no matter what weapon you may have geared up. You possibly can examine the progress of every of those talents by navigating to Gear & Materia in the principle menu and observing the meters below every character’s title. If there’s a checkmark, that character has realized the Weapon Skill of the armament they’ve geared up. That’s an excellent signal it’s time to modify weapons if you discover a new one.

Upgrading weapons in Rebirth isn’t too dissimilar to equipping materia. Whereas there’s a devoted Improve Weapons web page of the principle menu, except you’re utilizing the auto-upgrade characteristic on this menu, you possibly can in any other case simply manually equip a weapon’s upgrades within the Gear & Materia menu.

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If equipping one other choice of buffs by way of weapon upgrades feels overwhelming, it’s wonderful to start out with the auto-upgrade characteristic, which you’ll be able to activate within the Improve Weapons web page.


The combat in opposition to Shinra and Sephiroth gained’t be straightforward, however these staves, weapons, megaphones, swords, collars, gloves, and shurikens will make all of the distinction as you journey the Planet.

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