For the status in Xenoblade Chronicles X, see Launch (XCX).


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Launch is a status in Xenoblade Chronicles 2. It causes a toppled target to be launched into the air. When hit with a launching Driver Art, an enemy will remain spinning helplessly in the air for a set amount of time and will be unable to act. Launching an enemy also causes a Medium HP Potion to drop. Arts that inflict Launch are designated by a pink upwards arrow. Only a Launched enemy can be inflicted with Smash.

Launch-inflicting Arts

During Chapter 8, when Jin temporarily joins the party, Empty Moment is replaced with:
After finishing the game, installing Patch (Ver.1.3.0), and starting a New Game Plus, these new available weapons and arts inflict Launch: