Maps: In MagiTek Research Facility – 4 shown
World of Ruin maps cannot be found in the World of Balance; persistent maps are found in both the World of Balance as well as the World of Ruin
Name
World
The random encounters found on this map; if the encounter list changes at certain points during the game, each list is shown here
Encounters
The number of treasures found on this map
Treasures
The dance learned by Mog upon fighting a battle on this map; if this dance is used during a battle here, the dancer has no chance of stumbling; different terrain types on the world map have different dances; plains and wastelands use the Wind Song, forests use the Forest Suite, and deserts use the Desert Aria
Dance
The price of the inn found on this map; this inn is not necessarily available at all times
Inn Price
The price of the chocobo rental found on this map; this chocobo rental is not necessarily available at all times
Chocobo Price
Save Point Recovery Spring
Whether it is possible to use Warp on this map
Warp?
Balance 2 Rhinoxes (5/16)
Gobbler (5/16)
2 Gobblers, Rhinox (6/16)
1 - - - - - Yes
Balance 2 Rhinoxes (5/16)
Gobbler (5/16)
2 Gobblers, Rhinox (6/16)
- - - - - - Yes
Balance - 6 - - - - - No
Balance - - - - - - No
Treasures: Found in MagiTek Research Facility – 7 shown
Treasure Map Notes
If certain conditions apply to this treasure becoming available, or if the contents of the treasure change at different points during the game, the details are shown here
Conditions
Break Blade In chest in hidden area left of bottom left tube -
Unicorn Hit the switch at the north end of the room -
Maduin Hit the switch at the north end of the room -
Shoat Hit the switch at the north end of the room -
Phantom Hit the switch at the north end of the room -
Carbunkl Hit the switch at the north end of the room -
Bismark Hit the switch at the north end of the room -
Party Changes: In MagiTek Research Facility – 1 shown
Character
Whether this character is initially named, joins the party, or leaves the party at this time; 'Temporary' indicates that a character joins for a short period but does not become a long-term party member
Act
Map Notes
Celes Leave After pressing the switch
Encounter Groups: For MagiTek Research Facility Maps – 2 shown
Map Condition Encounters
The average amount of experience won in an encounter in this group
Avg. Exp.
The average amount of GP won in an encounter in this group
Avg. GP
The average amount of magic points won in an encounter in this group
Avg. Mag. Pts.
The range of average levels of monsters found in this group's encounters; level directly impacts the damage done by a monster's attacks, and is a good general indicator of the difficulty of any given encounter
Level
- 2 Rhinoxes (5/16)
Gobbler (5/16)
2 Gobblers, Rhinox (6/16)
1,057 666 1.7 19
- 2 Rhinoxes (5/16)
Gobbler (5/16)
2 Gobblers, Rhinox (6/16)
1,057 666 1.7 19
Set Encounters: In MagiTek Research Facility – 6 shown
Encounter Map Item Won Notes
Number 024 - Speak to Number 024
Mag Roader - One of four possibilities for each of the first five encounters on the mine cart
2 Mag Roaders - One of four possibilities for each of the first five encounters on the mine cart
Mag Roader, Mag Roader - One of four possibilities for each of the first five encounters on the mine cart
4 Mag Roaders - One of four possibilities for each of the first five encounters on the mine cart
Number 128 Tent Sixth encounter on the mine cart
Encounters: In MagiTek Research Facility – 3 shown
World of Ruin encounters cannot be found in the World of Balance; unique encounters are found as set encounters or treasure guardians, but never as a random battle; legendary dragons are unique monsters that are found in the World of Ruin; special bosses have unique music and immense power; the final bosses are the last creatures fought in the game
Name
Any encounters you've seen that appear on the Veldt will appear in groups; each encounter goes to the next group with at least one available encounter in it; encounters with no value listed do not appear on the Veldt
Veldt Group
Exp. GP Magic Points
The range of levels of monsters found in this encounter; level directly impacts the damage done by a monster's attacks, and is a good general indicator of the difficulty of any given encounter
Level
Each party member must run long enough to set their run value to at least this number in order to escape this encounter; side attacks have a run difficulty of zero and it is not possible to run from pincer attacks unless all monsters on one side have been defeated
Run Difficulty
The specific monsters that appear during this encounter
Monsters
16 438 250 1 19 2 Gobbler
46 1,184 800 2 19 4 Rhinoxes
46 1,468 900 2 19 6 Gobblers, Rhinox
Monsters: Encountered in MagiTek Research Facility – 8 shown
World of Ruin monsters cannot be found in the World of Balance; unique monsters are found as set encounters or treasure guardians, but never in a random battle; legendary dragons are unique monsters that are found in the World of Ruin; special bosses have unique music and immense power; the final bosses are the last creatures fought in the game
Name
HP MP LV Exp. GP Elements
Most monsters have a special attack that is a modified basic attack; this attack is sometimes referred to as 'Special' regardless of its name
Special Attack
'Battle' refers to the effects of the monster's normal attack; HP draining, and MP draining attacks are indicated by their text color
Special Attack Effect
Speed Stamina Mag.Pwr Bat.Pwr
The estimated average amount of damage this monster's attack will deal to a target with 128 Defense; actual damage will vary considerably based on the target's Defense and other factors, but this is a good measure of the relative danger of monster's attacks
Damage
The estimated average amount of damage this monster's special attack will deal to a target with 128 Defense; actual damage will vary considerably based on the target's Defense and other factors
S.A. Dmg.
Defense
The percentage of base damage (based on 128 Defense) this monster takes from physical attacks due to its Defense score; a '1' indicates that the monster takes 1 damage from any physical attack
Phys. Vuln.
Evade % is listed in gray to indicate that, due to a bug, this value is not used; MBlock% is used to evade physical attacks instead
Evade %
Mag.Def
The percentage of base damage (based on 128 Mag.Def) this monster takes from magic attacks due to its Mag.Def score; a '1' indicates that the monster takes 1 damage from any magic attack
Mag.. Vuln.
Due to a bug, MBlock% is used to evade physical attacks instead of Evade %
MBlock%
Hit Rate
The items that can be stolen from this monster; even if a steal attempt would be successful, if no item is selected it will fail and can be attempted again
Steal
The items that can be dropped by this monster; there is always a chance of a drop if an item is listed
Win
Any special properties the monster has
Notes
Status effects that are always active on this monster as well as those it is immune to
Statuses
Mag Roader 250 100 18 198 300 Weak pt: Ice Rush Battle ×1.5 25 16 1 10 60 90 20 184% 0 140 90% 0 100 Shuriken (7/8), Bolt Edge (1/8) Fire Skean (1/8) - Haste
Prevent: Imp, Petrify, Wound, Condemned, Near Fatal, Berserk, Psyche
Gobbler 470 63 19 438 250 - Silence Mute 30 16 8 13 74 - 170 66% 0 120 105% 0 100 Potion (7/8), Green Cherry (1/8) - Can't Suplex Float
Prevent: Imp
Mag Roader 420 100 19 232 277 Absorb HP: Ice
Weak pt: Fire
Wheel Battle ×1.5 30 16 1 12 72 108 25 180% 0 140 90% 0 100 Shuriken (7/8), Bolt Edge (1/8) Water Edge (1/8) - Safe
Prevent: Imp, Petrify, Wound, Condemned, Near Fatal, Mute, Muddled, Psyche
Rhinox 800 35 19 592 400 Absorb HP: Thunder BaneStrike Poison 30 17 10 13 74 - 200 43% 0 100 121% 0 100 Flash (1/8) - Critical Hits if Imp Safe
Prevent: Petrify, Wound, Condemned
RightBlade 400 150 21 - - Absorb HP: Ice Rapier Battle ×1.5 30 16 5 20 113 170 120 105% 0 150 82% 0 100 Tincture (1/8) Fenix Down (7/8) Can't Control, Can't Suplex Prevent: Dark, Zombie, Poison, Imp, Mute, Berserk, Muddled, Seizure, Psyche, Clear, Image
Left Blade 700 470 22 - - Absorb HP: Ice Slash Battle ×2 30 17 5 13 99 198 120 105% 0 150 82% 0 100 Tincture (1/8) Fenix Down (7/8) Can't Control, Can't Suplex Prevent: Dark, Zombie, Poison, Imp, Mute, Berserk, Muddled, Seizure, Psyche, Clear, Image
Number 128 3,276 810 23 - - Absorb HP: Ice Red Feast Battle (HP drain) 30 22 3 13 108 108 120 105% 0 125 102% 0 100 Tempest (1/8) Tent (100%) Can't Control, Can't Suplex Prevent: Zombie, Poison, Imp, Petrify, Wound, Condemned, Mute, Muddled, Seizure, Psyche, Stop, Clear, Image
Number 024 4,777 777 24 - - - Overflow Muddled 40 25 3 20 147 - 170 66% 0 100 121% 0 100 Rune Edge (7/8), Drainer (1/8) Flame Sabre (7/8), Blizzard (1/8) Can't Control, Critical Hits if Imp, Human, Wound at 0 MP Prevent: Dark, Zombie, Poison, Petrify, Wound, Condemned, Near Fatal, Mute, Berserk, Muddled, Seizure, Slow, Stop
Espers: Found in MagiTek Research Facility – 6 shown
Hidden espers are optional and can be obtained in either world; World of Ruin espers are obtained from various quests; advanced espers have powerful spells and are obtained from difficult quests; ultimate espers are the most difficult to obtain and teach supremely powerful spells
Name
The set of spells that can be learned while this esper is equipped and the rate at which they are learned
Spells Learned
Level Up Bonus Summon MP Description
The targets available to this ability; many abilities can target either allies or foes, and the note here signifies which they target by default; a double dagger (‡) indicates that an ability can hit all targets on either side of a pincer attack or side attack at the same time
Target
The base power of this ability, which determines the amount of damage or healing it does; a dagger (†) indicates that the attack ignores defense, making it more powerful than other abilities with the same Bat.Pwr; fractional damage is based on current HP or MP values and always ignores Defense; healing, MP restoration, HP draining, and MP draining or damaging attacks are indicated by their text color
Bat.Pwr
How likely this ability is to connect; abilities with a 100% hit rate always connect unless some effect prevents them entirely
Hit Rate
Special circumstances that allow this ability to be resisted; mouse over the terms to learn more
Resistance
Elements
The status effects inflicted or removed by this ability
Statuses
Notes
Unicorn Cure 2 ×4, Remedy ×3, Dispel ×2, Safe ×1, Shell ×1 - Heal Horn 30 Casts Remedy on the party All Allies - 100% - - Dark, Poison, Petrify, Mute, Muddled, Seizure, Psyche, Slow, Stop -
Maduin Fire 2 ×3, Ice 2 ×3, Bolt 2 ×3 Mag.Pwr +1 Chaos Wing 44 Non-elemental attack All Foes 55 100% - - - -
Shoat Bio ×8, Break ×5, Doom ×2 HP +10% Demon Eye 45 Petrifies enemies All Foes - 96 Wound, Stamina - Petrify -
Phantom Bserk ×3, Vanish ×3, Demi ×5 MP +10% Fader 38 Makes the party invisible All Allies - 100% - - Clear -
Carbunkl Rflect ×5, Haste ×3, Shell ×2, Safe ×2, Warp ×2 - Ruby Power 36 Casts Reflect on party All Allies - 100% - - Reflect -
Bismark Fire ×20, Ice ×20, Bolt ×20, Life ×2 Vigor +2 Sea Song 50 Water-elemental attack All Foes 58 100% - Water - -
Weapons: Found or Sold in MagiTek Research Facility – 1 shown
Rare weapons can be stolen from monsters; unique weapons are usually found as treasure; legendary weapons are dropped by the legendary dragons; strange weapons can be won in the colosseum; ancient weapons are held by the statues; ultimate weapons are the most powerful in the game; starting weapons are owned by certain characters but cannot be otherwise found
Name
Type Bat.Pwr
A 100% Hit Rate indicates that the weapon will not miss regardless of the target's MBlock%
Hit Rate
Description
When you attack with this weapon, there is a 1/4 chance that it will use this spell for 0 MP with a 100% Hit Rate on the same target after the attack; spell damage is affected by row and Jump status; weapons that deal automatic critical hits will deal critical damage with this spell; the spell is not subject to Reflect or the Runic command
Random
Any special battle effects this weapon has
Special
Evade % is listed in gray to indicate that, due to a bug, this value is not used; MBlock% is used to evade physical attacks instead
Evade %
Due to a bug, MBlock% is used to evade physical attacks instead of Evade %
MBlock%
Vigor Speed Stamina Mag.Pwr Price Value
If used as an item in combat, this item is lost but has the effect of the listed ability; this ability maximizes damage and ignores defense and environment factors
Item Use
The elemental nature of attacks made with this weapon
Element
Certain commands or abilities require weapons with a specific trait to operate
Used With
The characters that can normally equip this item; the Merit Award will expand a character's item selections
Used By
(Sword)Break Blade Sword 117 150 Randomly casts "Break" Break - - - - - - - - 6,000 GP - - SwdTech, Runic, 2-hand, Throw Te Ed Ce
Items: Found or Sold in MagiTek Research Facility – 1 shown
Rare items can be stolen from monsters; limited items are usually found as treasure; strange items can be won in the colosseum
Name
Type Description Price Value
The status effects removed by this item
Statuses
Tent - Recovers party's HP/MP to 100% 1,200 GP 600 GP Dark, Zombie, Poison, Imp, Petrify, Wound, Clear