Dark Serpent (蛇影剣 Jaeiken?, "Snake Shadow Sword"[1]) is a Compound Special Attack in Tales of Symphonia, compounded by the Sonic Thrust and Serpent Seal lines of artes.

Arte Description and History

In order to use this arte, both the chosen swordsman and Sheena Fujibayashi must be in the battle party, and said swordsman must use any Sonic Thrust arte while Sheena uses the Serpent Seal arte that is from the same arte branch during an Unison Attack. When the Compound Special Attack is formed, dark smoke will come from beneath the enemy, and the chosen swordsman will thrust through the enemy, dark smoke following.


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  1. Tales Series Translation FAQ by KusanagiLord02 GameFAQs (2006-11-05) Retrieved on 2008-07-24.

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