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The Flowing Rune is a type of rune in the Suikoden series.


It is a stronger version of the Water Rune, and allows the user to cast healing spells and some offensive spells. The Flowing Rune has appeared in every main Suikoden game.

Suikoden I[]

When a Flowing crystal is attached to a character in Suikoden, it becomes a Flowing Rune.

  • Fog of Deception: Increases evade rate of all allies
  • Rain of Kindness: Heals 300 HP to all allies
  • Water of Kindness: Fully Heals all allies 
  • Mother Ocean: Fully heals all allies + unconscious allies

Suikoden II[]

The Flowing Rune restores 15 HP during combat when embedded into a weapon.

  • Protection Mist: Increase magic resistance for all party members by 20% for three turns
  • Kindness Rain: Heal all party members by 300 points
  • Silent Lake: Negate all spellcasting for three turns, friends and foes alike
  • Mother Ocean: Restore person to full HP

Suikoden III[]

  • Breath of Ice: 100 magic damage to target, foes and allies in area
  • Kindness Rain: Corrects status and heals 400HP of allies in area
  • Silent Lake: Temporarily silences all magic chanting
  • Mother Ocean: Restore one ally's HP, status and combat state

Suikoden IV[]

  • Breath of Ice: 100 damage to all enemies
  • Kindness Rain: Recover HP and cure status of all party members
  • Silent Lake: Temporarily suppress magic for all
  • Mother Ocean: HP, status ailments and knock out cured for 1 ally

Suikoden Tactics[]

  • Flowing Force: Changes the elemental terrain to water, changes a larger amount of the terrain then the water rune
  • Breath of Ice: Damages all units within range + changes element terrain.
  • Kindness Rain: Restores health and status of allies in range. Changes element terrain.
  • Silent Lake: Silences all enemies

Suikoden V[]

  • Breath of Ice: 100 damage to all enemies
  • Kindness Rain: Restores 300 HP to all allies
  • Silent Lake: Blocks all magic spells for five turns
  • Mother Ocean: Restore one ally to perfect health