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One of a paired set of scepters fashioned from obsidian. They say that this can be used as a key to open the gate to a paradise that lies at the end of the ocean of sand.

Key of Khaj-Nisut is a 5-star sword.

Ascensions and Stats[]

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Ascension
Phase
Level Base
ATK
2nd Stat
(HP)
0✦ 1/20 44 14.4%
20/20 110 25.4%
Ascension Cost (0 → 1)
Mora 10,000
Copper Talisman of the Forest Dew 5
Damaged Prism 5
Faded Red Satin 3
1✦ 20/40 141 25.4%
40/40 210 37.1%
Ascension Cost (1 → 2)
Mora 20,000
Iron Talisman of the Forest Dew 5
Damaged Prism 18
Faded Red Satin 12
2✦ 40/50 241 37.1%
50/50 275 42.9%
Ascension Cost (2 → 3)
Mora 30,000
Iron Talisman of the Forest Dew 9
Turbid Prism 9
Trimmed Red Silk 9
3✦ 50/60 307 42.9%
60/60 341 48.7%
Ascension Cost (3 → 4)
Mora 45,000
Silver Talisman of the Forest Dew 5
Turbid Prism 18
Trimmed Red Silk 14
4✦ 60/70 373 48.7%
70/70 408 54.5%
Ascension Cost (4 → 5)
Mora 55,000
Silver Talisman of the Forest Dew 9
Radiant Prism 14
Rich Red Brocade 9
5✦ 70/80 439 54.5%
80/80 475 60.3%
Ascension Cost (5 → 6)
Mora 65,000
Golden Talisman of the Forest Dew 6
Radiant Prism 27
Rich Red Brocade 18
6✦ 80/90 506 60.3%
90/90 542 66.2%

Total Cost (0 → 6)

Mora 225,000 Mora

Gameplay Notes[]

  • The Grand Hymn effect can be triggered only when the character equipped with this weapon is currently active on the field.
  • The increase in Elementary Mastery for nearby party members will also apply to the character equipped with this weapon.

Description[]

This is a story from the days after the Lord of Sand's dreams fell apart and the Grandmaster of Verdure hid the whispers of the demonic skies away.
The ears of decay broke the great divine realm into many kingdoms before grinding them all into sand.
A queen from amongst those kingdoms burnt the little prince's gilded robes and crown, and had him escape garbed in the sackcloth of a servant;
Years passed, and the prince was reduced to being the son of one who ruled over the slave markets, and then to a wanderer who had lost everything.

"When I could still weep over the sunrise above the tower of mirages, I offered advice to my overlord, crushing many cities at his side."
"I once blessed the son of the former king upon his birth: Even after his departure, hymns of praise for him shall continue on..."
"I have misjudged many people and happenings in the past, but no longer — for now I see nothing at all. This is destiny's punishment upon me."
"Become my apprentice. Be my eyes and describe to me the people and things in this gilded desert."
"I hope to one day weave the poems of heroes into the most beautiful tapestry to exist in the divine courts."

Coins are eroded when passed from hand to hand, but noble things become stronger as they change hands.
His last owner was a blind poet. Later, the story changed from a tale of a master and a servant to that of a master and apprentice.

"Before we parted, Mother told me that we would meet again in the eternal oasis..."
"Use this sword as the key to the paradise's gate, and rebuild the kingdom amidst emeralds and pomegranates."

Hearing the story of the wandering princeling, the aged poet caressed the dull blade of the black sword. At length, he replied:
"Thus do our crossed destinies duly end, for I am but a trifle in your epic."

"Master..."

"Xiphos, your fate is above those of us humble poets. You should not stoop so low as to write stories for others—"
"You are the one favored by the Jinni. You, who wield the Key of Khaj-Nisut, are the prince of the once-lost kingdom."
"Embark on your wanderings amongst the failing kingdoms. You shall create new tales and find the eternal oasis..."
"In the times when I wrote hymns for my overlord and love poems for the prince, I fantasized about writing for the hero of destiny."
"Allow me, please, to recount your epic — the epic of your reunion with your mother and the return of the Lord of Sand's glory to this realm."

In the end, their paths would cross — the crown prince who became a slave and then a hero, and the mercenary who fell from the throne.

Many legends mention a certain key. It is said to have commanded the sands to form a flowing river in mid-air and sealed the homeland after the Lord of Sand parted ways with old friends.
They even say that it was used to hide the desert tower and paradise of dreams away under the aegis of illusions when the bubble burst and the nations were scattered.
This key was passed between the hands of mortal tyrants and kings, till at last it, too, returned to the sand's embrace.
As for the aged blind poet, he would follow the trace of stories and blood-tainted footsteps, and finally find his way to the forest...

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Availability[]

Weapon Event Wishes[]

Key of Khaj-Nisut has been promoted or featured with a drop-rate boost in 2 Event Wishes:

Wish Featured Duration Version
Epitome Invocation 2022-10-14
Epitome Invocation 2022-10-14
Key of Khaj-Nisut Key of Khaj-Nisut Key of Khaj-Nisut
October 14, 2022 – November 1, 2022 3.1
Epitome Invocation 2023-04-12
Epitome Invocation 2023-04-12
Key of Khaj-Nisut Key of Khaj-Nisut Key of Khaj-Nisut
April 12, 2023 – May 2, 2023 3.6

Chronicled Wishes[]

Key of Khaj-Nisut has not been included in any Chronicled Wishes.

Trivia[]

Etymology[]

  • Khaj-Nisut (Egyptian: 𓇓𓏏𓈖𓈍 (ḫꜥj-nsw.t) khai-nesut) is Egyptian for "appearance of the king" and refers to the coronation of the pharaoh.
  • The Chinese name instead uses the term 圣显 shèngxiǎn, "hierophany," referring to a physical manifestation of the sacred.

Other Languages[]

Key of Khaj-Nisut

LanguageOfficial NameLiteral Meaning
EnglishKey of Khaj-Nisut
Chinese
(Simplified)
圣显之钥
Shèngxiǎn zhī Yào
Key of Hierophany
Chinese
(Traditional)
聖顯之鑰
Shèngxiǎn zhī Yào
Japanese聖顕の鍵
Seiken no Kagi
Key of Hierophany
Korean성현성현 열쇠
Seonghyeon-ui Yeolsoe
Key of Hierophany
SpanishLlave de la CoronaciónKey of the Coronation
FrenchClé de Khaj-NisutKey of Khaj-Nisut
RussianКлюч Хадж-несут
Klyuch Khadzh-nesut
Key of Khaj-Nisut
ThaiKey of Khaj-Nisut
VietnameseChìa Khóa Khaj-NisutKhaj-Nisut Key
GermanKhaj-Nisut-SchlüsselKhaj-Nisut Key
IndonesianKey of Khaj-Nisut
PortugueseChave de HierofaniaKey of Hierophany
TurkishKhaj-Nisut AnahtarıKhaj-Nisut Key
ItalianChiave del Khaj-NisutKey of Khaj-Nisut

Sunken Song of the Sands

LanguageOfficial NameLiteral Meaning
EnglishSunken Song of the Sands
Chinese
(Simplified)
沉入沙海的史诗
Chénrù Shāhǎi de Shǐshī
Epic Sunken in the Sand Sea
Chinese
(Traditional)
沉入沙海的史詩
Chénrù Shāhǎi de Shǐshī
Japanese砂海に沈みし叙事詩
Sakai ni Shizumishi Jojishi
Epic Sunken in the Sand Sea
Korean모래바다에 잠긴 서사시
Moraebada'e Jamgin Seosasi
Epic Poetry Sunken in the Sand Sea
SpanishEpopeya sepultada en las arenasEpic Buried in the Sands
FrenchChant englouti des sablesSunken Song of the Sands
RussianПогребённая поэма дюн
Pogrebyonnaya poema dyun
Buried Poem of the Dunes
ThaiSunken Song of the Sands
VietnameseSử Thi Trong Biển Cát
GermanIm Sandmeer versunkenes EposEpic Sunken in the Sea of Sands
IndonesianSunken Song of the Sands
PortugueseCanção Sepultada nas Areias
TurkishKumlar Altındaki ŞarkıSong Beneath the Sands
ItalianEpopea del mare di sabbiaEpic of the Sea of Sand

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