Questions tagged [xenoblade-chronicles-3]

A 2022 action role-playing game by Monolith Soft for the Nintendo Switch. Use this tag for questions regarding the game Xenoblade Chronicles 3

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Do chain attacks benefit from damage boosts when the art is based on position?

Arts like Edge Trust and Hammerhead inflict extra damage based on your position when attacking the enemy, that being back strike and side strike respectively. When performing a chain attack, my units ...
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Is there any indication which enemies will attack on sight?

In Xenoblade Chronicles 3, is there a way to identify which enemies will attack on sight? The past Xenoblade games always had some additional information on the enemy's nameplate to inform you if the ...
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What determines the "best" class/role for each unit?

I am still in the early parts the game and unlocking more and more combat techniques and character customization as I go. Despite everything I have learned so far, one thing I am having a hard time ...
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Do accessories round attributes changes, or do they hold onto decimal values?

While providing English screenshots for this answer (per the suggestion/request of the author), the accessory I was using provided a 32% Block Rate increase on a value of 27. Mathematically, 32% of 27 ...
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How do I know if a class can go above rank 10?

Throughout the story, I found a quest that unlocked Medic Gunner's ability to go beyond rank 10. However, there is no marking in the UI for classes that can go above rank 10. There is an obnoxious ...
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At which point does the damage boost from power ring take affect?

Eunies default class is the Medic Gunner, which has the art Power Ring. Power Ring increases the damage of those within the circle. Occasionally when I perform an art, my unit will step outside of ...
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How do you increase Interlink level?

In combat, my Interlink level seems to slowly increase. However, I can't see any gauge or meter that tracks how close it is to the next level, nor do I have any indication of how to increase that ...
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What is the difference between "10%" and "10 percentage points"?

Throughout the game I've seen a few dozen things use these, and they're probably not interchangeable, but what is the difference? For example, in a Soul Tree, I see: Block Rate Up - Boosts Block Rate ...
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Which field resources are limited?

While exploring the world, you can come across the following resources: Collectibles Husks Husk Groups Containers Skirmishes Ether Channels Airdrops From what I've gathered so far: Collectibles can ...
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Why does CP seem to not count towards unlocking a class?

When unlocking new classes, a silhouette slowly fills up to show your progress: I've noticed each character has an affinity for each class, which determines why it sometimes fills up slowly as ...
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What determines how many actions you get in a standard chain attack?

When using a standard chain attack, you get to pick between your members for whose action happens. If you complete that action, you get to pick another (different) party member. Now, the tricky part ...
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Are there any missable classes in Xenoblade Chronicles 3?

It seems that some optional classes in Xenoblade Chronicles 3 are obtained with the completion of quest lines, or by allies that can join your party. I am trying to read as little as possible before ...
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What does the sparkle next to a monsters name mean?

In the early parts of the game, I encountered some monsters with sparkles next their name and level. Some monsters have them and some monsters do not (including monsters of the same species in the ...
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What does "Clean Clothes" do?

When using a Rest Stop, one of the options is to Clean Clothes. The description on it is "Clean all your equipment". What does that actually do, though?
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