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Merciless Thunder as it appears in Tales of Crestoria.

Merciless Thunder (雷電 Raiden?, "Thunder and Lightning"[1]) is a Ninja arte in the Tales series that is commonly associated with Lightning or Wind element.

Arte Description and History

When using this arte, the user throws a dagger or another bladed weapon at the enemy and, upon contact, creates a lighting bolt strike. As it is used by Suzu Fujibayashi, it is heavily associated with Ninja characters, being in the repertoire of Kuchinawa from Tales of Symphonia and Jay from Tales of Legendia.


Original Titles

Cross-Over Titles


Fan-Translated Names

In-Game Descriptions and Battle Quotes

Tales of Phantasia (GBA)

Japanese Description: 投げつけた剣に雷を落とす
Romanized Description: Nagetsuketa ken ni ikazuchi wo otosu
Localized Description: "Strike by hurling a sword charged with lightning."[2]

Tales of Legendia

Japanese Description: 雷属性の投刀忍術
Localized Description: "Base: Call up lightning under the enemy. A. ATR.: Lightning."[3]

Tales of the Rays

User: Suzu Fujibayashi
Japanese Description:


User: Jay
Japanese Description: 苦無を投げ、天から雷を呼び寄せる

Tales of Crestoria

Japanese Quote: 忍法、雷電!轟け!