Official artwork of Rex.
Voiced by (English)
Voiced by (Japanese)
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Rex is the main protagonist of . He is a Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Leftherian scavenger who becomes the Driver of a Blade named Pyra and harness her power in battle. Together with Pyra, he goes on a quest to find her long-lost home, Elysium, a legendary paradise.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2
Increases Strength by 20.
Increases Agility by 20.
Rapid Attack I
Allows use of the Driver Art assigned to the X Button at the start of battle.
Increases Ether by 20.
Increases the HP restored when reviving a teammate by 15%.
Picture of Health
Increases HP restored to self (not using HP Potions) by 10%.
Lets you use a Driver Art after canceling a Driver Art.
Adds 20% to damage ratio after canceling an auto-attack.
Rapid Attack II
Allows use of the Driver Art assigned to the Y Button at the start of battle.
Increases Luck by 20.
Rapid Attack III
Allows use of the Driver Art assigned to the B Button at the start of battle.
Increases maximum HP by 200.
Increases attack power ratio at the start of a Chain Attack.
Extends Topple duration by 15%.
Drive to Win
Slightly fills the Party Gauge for each critical hit delivered.
Hidden Affinity Chart
Further Ether Studies
Boosts Ether by 10%.
Increases damage dealt by a surprise attack by 50%.
Increases Affinity by 25% after winning a Special button challenge.
Increases Dexterity by 20.
Fight or Flight
Reduces enemy Break resist.
Boosts Strength by 10%.
Boosts the effect of HP Potions by 20%.
Eyes on the Prize
Boosts Agility by 10%.
Restores 3% HP when canceling an auto-attack with a Driver Art.
Boosts Dexterity by 10%.
Slightly fills the Party Gauge when an "Excellent" is scored during a Special.
50% chance to survive hit with 1 HP + 5 secs invincibility (once per battle).
Boosts recharge for Specials after canceling by 20%.
Child of Steel
Boosts maximum HP by 10%.
Boosts Luck by 10%.
Item types: Drinks, Art
Specific items: Pan-Fried Tartari, Coral Reversi
The Legend of Zelda series
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Link wearing Rex's outfit in "Breath of the Wild".
On November 7,
2017 during a Nintendo Direct dedicated to Xenoblade Chronicles 2, a cross promotion with was announced and a costume inspired by Rex's outfit for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Link to wear.
Super Smash Bros. series
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Rex's Mii Costume.
Rex appears as a
Mii costume for the Mii Swordfighter in as part of the DLC fighter pack. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Masahiro Sakurai, the director of the series also precised that they added him as a Mii costume because they were unable to make him a fighter since the design of the character was finalised after the final roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was decided. rex is also featured as a Spirit and as such, he can be used to customize playable characters.
The word Rex comes from the Latin word "Rex", which stands for King.