Instrument is a weapon that can be equipped by Firion, Bartz Klauser, Kefka Palazzo, and Ultimecia. Other characters can only use an Instrument if they trade Bard Lore and pay 1000 gil to the Shop to learn Equip Instruments, and equip it.

Instruments specialize in adding EX Core Absorption, changing the percentage done from 10% upwards to 30%. Instruments also add DEF+2.

The Japanese letters to recognize an Instrument are 楽器.

Instruments (楽器)
Japanese Name English Name Ability Level Obtained Price / Materials Bonus Notes
ギヤマンの鐘 Diamond Bell ATK+16


22 Shop 6,050 gil

大地のベル Gaia Bell ATK+16


22 Trade Diamond Bell (ギヤマンの鐘) x1

Quality Branch (良質の枝) x1

6,050 gil

EX Core Absorption+10%

ルーンのベル Rune Bell ATK+34


50 Trade Diamond Bell (ギヤマンの鐘) ×1

Thorny Lumber (トゲトゲの木質) ×1

Transmogridust (変化の粉) ×1

15,460 gil

EX Core Absorption+10%

夢の竪琴 Dream Harp ATK+43


64 Trade Rune Bell (ルーンのベル) ×1

Big Tree (大木) ×3

Transmogridust (変化の粉) ×5

20,160 gil

EX Core Absorption+15%

ラミアの竪琴 Lamia Harp ATK+52


78 Trade Dream Harp (夢の竪琴) ×1

Dragonwood (竜木) ×3

Amplification Shard (増幅の破片) ×1

24,860 gil

EX Core Absorption+15%

ルフェインのしらべ Sound of Lufenia ATK+55

DEF +2

78 Wisdom of Lufenia (1/4)

アポロンのハーブ Apollo's Harp ATK+61


92 Trade Lamia Harp (ラミアの竪琴) ×1

Revival Tree (反魂樹) ×5

Cyan Gem (シアンジェム) ×1

29,570 gil

EX Core Absorption+20% Cyan Gem is obtained through Friend cards.

ロキの竪琴 Loki's Harp ATK+65


99 Trade Apollo's Harp (アポロンのハープ) ×1

Iifa Tree (イーファの樹) ×5

31,920 gil

EX Core Absorption+30%

Lufenian Lute ATK+65

DEF +2

99 Duel colosseum Wisdom of Lufenia (1/4) Blackjack Course