The varied weapons wielded in battle by playable characters have affinities for dealing certain types of damage—slash, pierce, thrust, and strike. Enemies may have a weakness to particular types of damage, and having the right character deliver a physical attack raises the chance of that enemy becoming "unbalanced," which opens them up to a free follow-up attack from their combat link partner.
|The most versatile attack method by cutting and slicing.||Works on soft enemies, such as plant-types.|
|Gouging attacks by thrusting and penetrating.||Works on larger enemies, such as fish-types.|
|Hitting strikes with destructive impact.||Effective against hard-shelled insects and large beasts.|
|Shooting attacks to subdue quick enemies.||Whether its avians, beasts, or bugs, any hard enemies with a blind spot.|