Raymond Lawrence is a main character in Star Ocean: The Divine Force who crash lands on planet Aster IV at the beginning of the story. Raymond Skills focus on up-close combat and his skill tree should be primarily focused towards raising strength and unlocking new attack skills.
You're able to select either Raymond or Laeticia as your main character when playing Star Ocean: The Divine Force. Choosing either one means you get a few exclusive cutscenes related to that character on your playthrough.
Raymond Weapon Equipment
Raymond equips various types of swords and below is a list of all the weapons Raymond can find in Star Ocean: The Divine Force.
|Name||Stats||Factor||How To Get|
|Ascalon Blade||ATK: 41
|Bestows the element of Earth to attacks.
+15% damage dealt to Demons
|Purchased from Seaport Of Rythal|
|Claidheamh Soluis||ATK: 43
|Bestows the element of Water to attacks.||Purchased from Delryk Village|
|Absolute Royal Guard||ATK: 72
|Purchased from Village Of Eda|
|Purchase from the Seaport Of Cotto|
|Dyrnwyn Sword||ATK: 183
|Bestows the element of Fire to attacks.||Purchase from the Royal Capital Ascendros City|
|Beagalltach of Agony||ATK: 281
|Purchase from Nihlbeth Ancient Coil|
|Balmung Sword||ATK: 437
|Purchase from the Royal Capital Ascendros City|
|Sturdy Collbrande||ATK: 467
|Bestows the element of Fire to attacks.||Purchase from The Aldous.|
Raymond Armor Equipment
|Name||Stats||Factor||How To Get|
|Ring Mail||DEF: 24
Raymond Skill Tree
Below is the Skill Tree of Raymond.
Raymond Combat Skills
Below are the combat skills Raymond can unlock. Combat skills are used in battle to deal damage to opponents or affect the battle in someway.
|Skill Name||Description||Power (type)||AP||Target|
|Bell Ringer||A mean, high-speed hook punch. Effective as a starting attack. Increases the VA gauge gain when landing a hit.||20 (ATK)||1||Foe, Single|
|Quick Ripper||A quick, diagonal slash. Like the Bell Ringer, it is best as a starting attack.||32 (ATK)||1||Foe, Single|
|Boulder Crush||A fierce, powerful slash. Leaves you vulnerable, so timing is key.||160 (ATK)||2||Foe, Single|
|Cruel Buster||Kicks away a launched enemy. Deals extra damage if enemy hits a wall or falls from a height.||120 (ATK)||1||Foe, Single|
|Outrage||A five-hit, slash-and-kick combo. Cannot be interrupted by attacks. Dodge to end the combo early.||150 (ATK)||1||Foe, Single|
|Payback Time||A high-speed, one-handed lunge. Can be performed to cancel your damage animation.||25 (ATK)||2||For,Single|
|Fantasista||A kick aimed low. Use on a downed enemy for extra damage.||50 (ATK)||1||For,Single|
|Abyssal Gate||Cast an aura, then dash in close and strike. The aura itself can also deal damage.||400 (ATK)||5||Foe,Single|
|Brazen Wave||Fires off a gliding shockwave. When used on the ground, the shockwave snakes across the terrain.||45 (INT)||1||Foe,Single|
Raymond Passive Skills
Below are the passive skills Raymond can unlock. Passive skills don't require manual input from the player to control and happen "passively" as you play.
|First Aid||12% Chance of recovering 20% of HP when attacked.|
|Auto Healing||Restore 1.5% HP at regular intervals|
|No Guard||Will not flinch from DMG less than 16% of max HP.|
|Quick Usage||-45% prep time when using items.|
|Magical Muscle||50% of ATK up when landing an INT-based critical hit.|
|Heavy Usage||+20% to factor effects when using items.|
|Food Feelings||20% chance to prevent food effect counter decreasing.|
Raymond Active Skills
Below are the active skills Raymond can unlock.
|Intimidate||Chance of causing -15% ATK for 15s.
Chance of causing -15% INT for 15s.
|Berserk||Bestows +50% ATK for 10s.
Chance of causing -30% DEF for 10s.
|Leadership||Bestows +30% GUTS for 10s.|
|All In||Bestows +50% ATK for 2s.
Bestows +50% INT for 2s.
|All For One||All abilities up +7% of ally's corresponding abilities.|
Raymond Synchro Skills
Below are the synchro skills Raymond can unlock. Synchro skills, otherwise known as Vatting Skills, are usually available during prominent boss fights and are considered special moves that can turn the tide of a fight. The Vatting Skills are charged up over the duration of the battle, so they are not always available to use.
|Extreme Daredevil||A rushing technique strengthened immensely by D.U.M.A's power. Also damages nearby enemies.||1350||Foe, Single|
|Jet Daredevil||High-speed rush strengthened by D.U.M.A. Strikes target with an unyielding blade. Slamming into other enemies will not stop him.||69||Foe, Single|