Take down monsters much quicker by using the correct elemental attacks. This Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy Elements Guide will tell you the different elements that you will encounter in the game, as well as details on the elemental strengths and weaknesses.
Some of the attacks your Chocobo will learn in various jobs, will have elemental attributes applied to the ability. This means, as well as the normal effect of the attack, you can cause greater levels of damage on your enemies depending on their elemental type and your elemental attack type.
Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy Elements Strengths & Weaknesses
- Fire -> Ice
- Ice -> Grass
- Grass -> Rock
- Rock -> electric
- Electric -> Water
- Water -> Fire
- Dark -> Light
- Light -> Dark
The Elemental differences may seem a little overwhelming at the start as there a total of 8 different elements. However, despite first glace, they are easily remembered. Dark beats light, light beats dark. The rest operate in a similar fashion to Pokemon games.
While you attack with an elemental ability, you can do an additional 1.5x damage, if your enemy is weak to that element. Likwise, using a elemental attack on an enemy attuned to that element will result in 0.5x damage.