All Enemy Attack type Weaknesses and Resistances in Shin Megami Tensei V

Know your affinities.

Shin Megami Tensei V's battle system revolves around several attack types and weaknesses. Knowing which elements trounce others is vital to those aiming to come out on top in this challenging JRPG.

Striking weaknesses grants an additional turn in battle, and each enemy has a unique set of strengths and weaknesses to strike. Each of the game's 214 enemies is listed below, along with their weaknesses and resistances. Characters marked by an asterisk are DLC exclusive Demons.

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Avatar

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Makami21DarkLight
Anubis41ForceLight (Null)/ Dark
Barong60ForceElec (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Avian

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Feng Huang22DarkFire (Null)/Force
Jataya39Elec/DarkFire/Force (Drain)
Thunderbird43ForceElec (Null)
Zhuque43IceFire (Null)
Yatagarasu54DarkElec/Force/Light (Null)
Garuda64ElecForce (Drain)/Light (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Beast

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Cait Sith7ForceElec
Inugami24Ice/LightFire (Null)/Light
Nekomata34Ice/ElecFire/Force(Null)
Orthrus42IceFire (Null)/Dark
Orabas49IceFire/Dark
Loup-Garou54LightFire/Ice/Elec (Null)
Cerberus64IcePhys/Fire (Reflect)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Brute

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Daemon7Elect/LightFire/Dark(Null)
Azumi11ElecIce
Ippon-Datara17LightFire
Oni23Elec/LightPhys
Shiki-Ouji29Fire/ForcePhys/Light/Dark
Kin-Ki49ForceElec (Null)
Sui-Ki56FireIce (Null)/Dark
Fuu-Ki63ElecForce (Null)
Ongyo-Ki78LightPhys (Null)/Ice/Force
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Diety

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Thoth33DarkFire (Null)
Horus42Force/DarkFire/Elec/Light (Null)
Atavaka54IceLight (Null)/Dark (Null)
Mitra65IceForce (Null)/ Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Odin*70+N/AElec (Reflect)/Force (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Vishnu87N/APhys (Null)/Fire/Ice (Null)/Light (Reflect)/Dark (Reflect)
Baal93N/AFire/Ice (Null)/Elec (Reflect)/Force (Drain)/Light (Null)
Khonsu60+IcePhys/Fire/Light (Null)/Dark
Khonsu Ra*70+IcePhys (Null)/Fire (Null)/Elec/Force/Light (Drain)
Zeus*80+N/AElec (Drain)/Force (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Divine

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Angel10Force/DarkLight (Null)
Archangel18Elec/DarkLight (Null)
Principality28DarkLight (Null)
Power39Force/DarkElec/Light (Null)
Dominion53ForceElec (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark
Throne64IceFire (Null)/Light (Null)/ Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Dragon

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Xuanwu23FireIce (Null)
Quetzalcoatl34ElecFire (Null)
Qing Long45ElecIce/Force (Null)
Ananta59ForceIce (Null)/Elec (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark
Huang Long78DarkFire/Ice/Elec/Force/Light (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Drake

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Aitvaras17IceFire (Null)
Basilisk31ElecFire/Ice
Hydra54N/AFire (Null)/Ice
Fafnir60ElecPhys/Fire/Ice
Seth67N/AIce/Elec (Null)/Force (Null)/Light/Dark
Vasuki81N/AFire/Ice (Reflect)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Element

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Erthys9ForceElec
Aeros12ElecForce
Aquans15FireIce
Flaemis18IceFire
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

Fairy

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Pixie2DarkForce
High Pixie18IceForce
Jack-o-Lantern20IceFire(Null)
Jack Frost25FireIce (Drain)
Kelpie30ForceIce
Setanta35Elec/DarkForce (Null)
Silky41FireIce (Null)/Dark
Oberon51ElecFire/Force (Null)
Titania57FireLight (Null)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Fallen

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Andras18Elec/LightIce (Null)
Berith24IceFire/Dark
Forneus31Elec/LightIce (Drain)/Dark (Null)
Eligor37ElecFire (Null)/Dark
Ose44FireIce (Null)/Dark (Null)
Flauros51N/AFire (Null)/Ice/Dark
Decarabia55LightIce/Dark (Null)
Nebiros67ForceElec (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark (Reflect)
Aramelech71N/AFire (Null)/Ice (Null)/Dark (Null)
Abdiel97LightPhys (Reflect)/Ice/Elec/Force/Dark (Reflect)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Femme

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Mermaid12Fire/ElecIce (Null)
Leanan Sidhe17Force/LightDark(Null)
Manananggal25LightDark (Null)
Yaksini30ElecForce (Null)
Lamia36IceElec (Null)
Dakini46Ice/LightPhys/Fire/Elec/Dark
Clotho52N/AFire (Null)/Ice
Lachesis58ForceElec (Null)
Atropos64N/AFire/Ice (Null)/Light (Null)
Rangda70Fire/LightPhys (Reflect)/Elec
Kali76ForceFire (Null)/Ice (Null)/Light/Dark (Reflect)
Cleopatra*65DarkFire/Ice/Elec/Force/Light (Drain)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Fiend

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Alice40N/AIce/Dark (Drain)
Matador*25ElecForce (Null)/Light/Dark
Daisoujou*27FireLight (Null)/Dark (Null)
Hell Biker*34IceFire (Null)/Force (Null)/Light/Dark
White Rider*41ElecFire (Reflect)/Light/Dark
Red Rider*46IceElec (Reflect)/Force (Drain)/Light/Dark
Black Rider*50ForceIce (Reflect)/Elec/Light/Dark
Pale Rider*55FireIce (Null)/Light/Dark
Mother Harlot*61ForcePhys (Reflect)/Fire/Elec (Drain)/Light/Dark
Trumpeter*73N/AFire/Ice/Elec/Force/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Foul

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Slime1Fire/Ice/Elec/Force/LightN/A
Legion19Elec/LightDark (Null)
Black Ooze33Fire/LightPhys
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

Fury

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Dionysus44N/AFire (Null)/Ice/Elec
Chernobog52LightDark (Null)
Mot63ElecFire/Force (Null)/Dark (Drain)
Zaou-Gongen72N/AFire (Null)/Elec (Null)/Force (Null)/Light/Dark
Asura84N/AFire (Reflect)/Ice (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Genma

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Kurama Tengu39ElecForce (Null)
Hanuman47N/AElec/Force (Reflect)
Cu Chulainn52ElecPhys/Force (Null)
Fionn mac Cumhaill71N/AFire (Null)/Ice (Null)/Elec/Light (Null)
Amanozako83IceFire/Elec (Reflect)/Force (Null/Light/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Haunt

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Preta3Fire/Force/LightDark
Obariyon12Ice/LightElec/Dark
Poltergeist25Force/LightElec
Pisaca31Fire/LightDark (Null)
Kumbhanda41N/AElec/Force (Null)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

Herald

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Melchizedek60ForceLight (Drain)/Dark
Camael69IceFire (Null)/Light (Null)
Sraosha77N/AIce/Elec/Force (Null)/Light (Drain)/Dark (Null)
Uriel82IceFire (Null)/Elec/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Raphael84FireElec/Force (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Gabriel86N/APhys (Reflect)/Fire/Ice (Null)/Elec (Reflect)/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Sandalphon89N/APhys/Ice/Elec (Reflect)/Force (Null)/ Force (Null)/ Light (Null)/ Dark
Micheal90+ForceFire (Reflect)/Ice (Null)/Light (Null)
Metatron90+N/APhys (Null)/Fire/Ice/Elec/Force/Light (Null)
Abdiel70+N/AIce (Null)/Elec/Force/Light (Reflect)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Holy

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Shiisaa19FireElec/Force
Cironnup27DarkFire/Ice/Light
Hayataro40+DarkPhys/Elec (Null)/Force/Light
Baihu43ForceElec (Null)
Chimera56ForceFire/Elec (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Jaki

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Turdak11ForceDark
Rakshasa20IceHoly, Dark
Loa30LightDark (Null)
Macabre43LightDark (Null)
Hecatoncheires55ForceFire/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Jirae

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Kodama6Fire/IceForce
Tsuchigumo13IceElec
Sudama17Fire/IceForce (Null)
Kaya-no-Hime23FireIce
Koropokkuru26Force/DarkIce (Null)/ Light
Hua Po31IceFire (Null)
Narcissus38FireForce (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

Kishin

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Attis27DarkFire (Null)
Zouchouten36ForceLight (Null)
Koumokuten44ElecForce (Null)/Light/Dark
Jikokuten51FireIce (Null)/Light/Dark
Bishamonten58IceFire (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark
Thor66N/AFire (Null)/Elec (Drain)/Force (Null)/Light
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Kunitsu

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Take-Minakata19FireElec
Sukuna-Hikona37ElecIce(Null)/Light/Dark
Ouyamatsumi48FireIce/Elec/Dark (Null)
Kushinada-Hime49N/AElec/Light (Null)/Dark
Okuninushi55IceLight/Dark
Arahabaki62Ice/Elec/ForcePhys (Reflect)/Fire/Light/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Lady

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Kukuri-Hime24ElecForce (Null)/Light
Hariti35ForceDark
Isis46N/AFire/Elec (Null)/Dark
Cybele56N/AFire/Elec/Light (Null)
Skadi67N/AFire/Ice (Null)/Dark (Null)
Alilat81N/ALight/Dark
Inanna87Phys/DarkFire (Null)/Ice (Null)/Elec (Null)/Force (Null)
Danu93DarkFire/Ice/Elec/Force/Light (Drain)
Ishtar60Force/DarkElec (Null)/Light (Null)
Nuwa70+N/AFire/Elec/Force (Reflect)/Dark
(Serpent) Nuwa90+N/APhys (Drain)/Fire (Drain)/Elec (Null)/Force (Reflect)/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Megami

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Fortuna15Elec/DarkForce (Null)
Ame-no-Uzume22ForceElec (Null)
Anahita29ElecFire/Ice (Drain)/Light (Null)
Parvati35FireIce/Light
Idun42ElecForce/Light (Null)
Sarasvati47Fire/DarkIce (Null)
Scathach52N/AElec/Force (Null)/Light
Norn67ElecLight (Null)/Dark (Null)
Lakshmi70N/AElec (Null)/Force/Light (Null)
Demeter76FireForce (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark (Null)
Maria84N/AElec/Force (Drain)/Light (Null)/Dark
Artemis*?FireIce (Null)/Elec (Null)/Light/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Mitama

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Ara Mitama10One random weaknessAll other elements
Saki Mitama10One random weaknessAll other elements
Nigi Mitama30One random weaknessAll other elements
Kushi Mitama65One random weaknessAll other elements
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

Night

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Sandman8ElecForce
Mokoi16ForceElec
Incubus22ElecForce
Lilim32IceElec (Null)
Succubus38LightFire/Ice (Null)/Elec
Black Frost44LightFire/Ice (Null)/Dark (Reflect)
Kaiwan45N/ALight/Dark (Null)
Queen Mab56N/AFire/Elec/Force (Null)
Lilith68ForceFire/Ice/Elec (Null)/Light (Null)/Dark
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Panagia

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Tao*70+N/ALight (Null)/Dark (Null)
Info via CGInferno

Raptor

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Onmaraki4Ice/ForceFire
Zhen14FireDark
Muu Shuwuu38FireForce (Null)
Anzu48ForceElec (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Snake

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Naga27ForceFire/Elec (Null)
Naga Raja40Fire/ForceIce/Elec (Drain)
Yurlungur50FireIce/Elec (Null)
Yamata-no-Orochi72N/AFire (Null)/Ice (Null)/Elec
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Tyrant

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
King Frost33Fire/DarkIce (Drain)/Light
Belphegor44Fire/LightPhys/Ice (Null)/Elec/Dark (Null)
Moloch51IceFire (Null)/Elec/Dark
Loki57LightIce (Null)/Force/Dark
Surt69N/AFire (Drain)/Ice
Mara69IceElec (Drain)/Force (Null)/Light/Dark
Abaddon72N/AFire (Null)/Elec (Null)/Dark
Arioch75N/AIce (Reflect)/Elec/Force/Dark
Mithras77N/AFire (Drain)/Ice (Null)/Elec (Null)/Force (Null)/Light (Null)
Mephisto*81LightPhys (Null)/Dark (Drain)
Amon82N/APhys/Fire (Drain)/Ice/Light/Dark
Chi You87Fire/ElecIce (Null)/Force (Reflect)/Dark (Null)
Beelzebub95ForceIce/Elec (Drain)/Light/Dark (Drain)
Belial97IceFire (Drain)/Force (Null)/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Vile

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Baphomet33LightDark
Mishaguji42ForceElec (Null)/Light/Dark (Null)
Pazuzu52N/AIce/Force/Dark (Null)
Girimekhala66Elec/ForcePhys (Reflect)/Light (Null)/Dark
Mada83IceFire (Drain)/Force (Null)/Dark (Null)
Lahmu40+N/AFire/Ice/Elec/Force/Dark (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Wargod

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Neko Shogun5Fire/ForceElec (Null)/ Holy
Yoshitsune45DarkPhys
Ganesha57Elec/DarkPhys/Force (Null)
Siegfried63Force/LightPhys (Drain)/Dark
Futsunushi69DarkPhys/Light (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki/CGInferno

Wilder

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Bicorn14Elec/LightDark (Null)
Bugs24FireDark (Null)
Mothman29ForceElec (Null)
Nue49ForceElec (Null)
Info Via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

Yoma

DemonInitial LevelWeaknessResistance
Mandrake6FireElec
Agathion10Ice/DarkElec (Null)
Apsaras16FireIce
Koppa Tengu24ElecForce
Valkyrie40Force Light (Null)
Info via Shin Megami Tensei V/Megami Tensei Wiki

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