Plain damage is non-elemental damage that ignores defense. Its damage pop-up appears in a plain white color. It is useful against enemies with very high defense. It is sometimes called true damage, white damage, or non-attribute damage by the international GBF community, but these are unofficial terms.
Plain damage vs. effects
- Plain damage generally ignores effects, but there are some exceptions
- Turn-based plain damage from effects such as and are absorbed by Shield effects.