A monstrous bird with a razor-sharp beak and giant wings. Although a skillful flier, it almost always walks on land.

Description

Aevis species in Final Fantasy Tactics includes three birdlike monsters. They have incredible mobility and can fly over other units. Although being avian creatures they are weak to Earth-elemental attacks and also have a weakness to Wind.

Ranks

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Rank I
Jura Aevis (Juravis)

The Jura Aevis is the weakest variant of the Aevis, but its physical attacks are still quite strong.

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Rank II
Steelhawk

The Steelhawk lives up to its name by lashing out with powerful melee "Scratch Up" attacks.

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Rank III
Cockatrice (Cocatoris)

The Cockatrice is a very dangerous enemy on the battlefield. It can swoop in from faraway perches and petrify unsuspecting units with its "Beak" ability.

Statistics

Monster Move Jump Phy. Evasion Rate Innate Abilities Common Poach Rare Poach
Jura Aevis 6 6* 30% Cannot enter water, Fly, Counter Potion Rubber Boots
Steelhawk 6 6* 28% Cannot enter water, Fly, Counter Phoenix Down Hunting Bow
Cockatrice 6 6* 33% Cannot enter water, Fly, Counter Gold Needle Featherweave Cloak

*Since the Aevis class can fly, their Jump skill is inconsequential.

Abilities

The damage formula for Talon Dive is as follows:

The success rate of Glitterlust is as follows:

The success rate of all other abilities are as follows:

The damage of Featherbomb is as follows:

Ability Jura Aevis Steelhawk Cockatrice Range Effect Vertical
Talon Dive Yes Yes Yes 1 1 2
Attack by tearing with talons while in midair.
Featherbomb No* No Yes 3 1 Infinite
Attack by dropping an explosive feather on the target.
Glitterlust No Yes No 1 1 1
Receive glittering gil.
Beak No No* Yes 1 1 0
Attack vital spots with a long beak, petrifying the target.
Effect: Stone
Peck No No No* 1 1 1
Employ a special skill that reduces physical attack power.

*Abilities can be learned by this race when a unit with the "Beastmaster" Support Ability is nearby.

Other appearances

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Etymology

The Cockatrice is a creature from mythology. It is similar to the basilisk in appearance and ability, but also possesses flight. A cockatrice is born from an egg hatched by a rooster and incubated by a toad, and its gaze causes instant petrification.

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