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Violent Pain (ToV)

Violent Pain as it appears in Tales of Vesperia.

Violent Pain (ヴァイオレントペイン Vaiorentopein?) is a Dark-elemental spell that first appears in the PlayStation 2 version of Tales of Destiny.

Arte Description and History[]

In its original appearance, Violent Pain is an arte exclusive to Barbatos Goetia. It provides a charge effect, through which he instantly calls down a burst of dark lightning upon himself, leaving him immobilized for four seconds as lightning continues to strike from above. After the lightning dissipates, he gains an increase to his physical attack while sacrificing his defense. It has the additional property of nullifying the effect of the All-Divide item, allowing him to deal full damage to party members while they continue to attack with half of their effectiveness.

During the arte's lengthy animation, Barbatos is fully invincible, similarly to the use of the Flash charge effect used by party members. Furthermore, if the party does use an All-Divide, Barbatos will not counter immediately with his standard Blast Caliber item counter, instead activating Violent Pain as a counter specific to this item before chaining into his Evil Charge, and finally, No Items Ever!, thereby doing full damage to his target.

In Tales of Vesperia, the arte is rendered as a magical attack that requires spellcasting delay, rather than providing an instant effect. Once cast, a violet-colored glyph appears below the enemy, and then several tendrils of energy rise into the air before curving down toward the target, striking down as several arches that pierce into the enemy from above. This is one of the few attacks in the game that can deal full damage to enemies while they are knocked down.


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Crossover Titles

In-Game Descriptions and Battle Quotes[]

Tales of Destiny (PS2) + Director's Cut[]

Japanese Quote: もっと楽しもうぜ!この痛みをよぉ!!

Tales of Vesperia[]

Japanese Description: 闇の力を呼び集め、敵を突き貫く槍を 作り出す上級魔術
Localized Description: "Advanced Spell: Summon the force of darkness to rend your enemies with countless stabs."

User Rita Mordio
Normal Spellcasting Time:
Japanese Quote: 解き放たれし不穏なる異界の力、目の前の邪悪に裁きを!ヴァイオレントペイン!
Romanized Quote: Tokihanata reshi fuon naru ikai no chikara, me no mae no jaaku ni sabaki wo! Vaiorentopein!
Translated Quote: "Disturbing power of the underworld, unleash thy judgment upon the evil before my eyes... Violent Pain!"
Localized Quote: "O disturbing power now unleashed, mete thy judgment upon the evil before me... Violent Pain!"

Shortened Casting Duration:
Japanese Quote: 以下省略!ヴァイオレントペイン!
Romanized Quote: Ika shouryaku! Vaiorentopein!
Translated Quote: "Briefly abbreviated! Violent Pain!"
Localized Quote: "Blah blah blah! Violent Pain!"

User: Alexei Dinoia
Japanese Quote: 貪欲な闇界ここに下り、かの邪を打ち砕く!ヴァイオレントペイン!
Localized Quote: "Come forth, O avaricious netherworld, and crush the evil before me! Violent Pain!"

Tales of the Rays[]

User: Alexei Dinoia
Japanese Description: 闇の力を呼び集め、敵を突き貫く槍を作り出す術

Japanese Quote: 彼の邪を打ち砕く!ヴァイオレントペイン!

User: Rita Mordio
Japanese Description: