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

Description[edit | edit source]

It allows the use of wind magic, which consists of healing and offensive spells. The Wind Rune has appeared in every main Suikoden game.

There is also a stronger version called the Cyclone Rune.

Suikoden I[edit | edit source]

When a runemaster attaches a Wind crystal to a character, it becomes a Wind Rune.

  • Wind of Sleep (ねむりの風): Cast sleep on all enemies.
  • The Shredding (切りさき): 400 damage to 1 enemy.
  • Healing Wind (いやしの風): Heal 1 ally.
  • Storm (あらし): 500 damage to all enemies.

Suikoden II[edit | edit source]

"For attacks and healing"
—Item description

The Wind rune has a 5% chance of repelling magic when embedded into a weapon.

  • Wind of Sleep (ねむりの風): Put 1 row of enemies to sleep.
  • Healing Wind (いやしの風): Fully heal 1 ally.
  • The Shredding (切り裂き): 450 damage to all enemies.
  • Storm Warning (あらしの予感): Reflect attack spell back on caster.

Suikoden III[edit | edit source]

  • Wind of Sleep: 60% chance of sleep for target and enemies in area.
  • Healing Wind: Restore 300 HP and status of 1 ally.
  • The Shredding: 250 damage to all enemies.
  • Funeral Wind: 300 damage to 1 enemy and chance of instant death.

Suikoden IV[edit | edit source]

  • Wind of Sleep: Put all enemies to sleep.
  • Healing Wind: Restore HP and cure status of 1 ally.
  • The Shredding: 300 damage to all enemies.
  • Funeral Wind: 300 damage and possible instant death to 1 enemy.

Suikoden Tactics[edit | edit source]

  • Wind Force: Change elemental terrain to Wind Element.
  • Wind of Sleep: Chance to put enemies in area to sleep + changes terrain.
  • Healing Wind: Heal all units within area + changes elemental terrain.
  • The Shredding: Damage all units within spell range. Changes elemental terrain.

Suikoden V[edit | edit source]

  • Wind of Sleep: Cast sleep on all enemies (20%).
  • Healing Wind: Fully restore HP and cure status of 1 ally.
  • The Shredding: 200 damage to all enemies.
  • Funeral Wind: 300 damage or instant death (50%) to all enemies.

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