The Armadodo is an enemy from Final Fantasy VIII. It is an armadillo-like creature with a thick shell on its back.

Stats[edit | edit source]

Battle[edit | edit source]

The player can draw basic defensive spells from it, along with Quake.

When attacked with a powerful blow, Armadodo will fall over. It will get up after four turns unless it is defeated first.

Triple Triad[edit | edit source]

Armadodo Card
TTArmadodo.png Element Earth
Refine 1 refines into 1 Dino Bone
Drop Armadodo
Card Armadodo
Level 3 (Monster Card) Win N/A

Other appearances[edit | edit source]

Pictlogica Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

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Final Fantasy Record Keeper[edit | edit source]

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Mobius Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

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Gallery[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Its Japanese name may be a portmanteau of the English word "essence" (エサンス, esansu?) and possibly "ushi" from ushiro (後ろ?) which can refer to the behind or back.

Armadillos are New World placental mammals with a leathery armor shell. The word armadillo means "little armored one" in Spanish. About 10 extant genera and 20 extant species of armadillo have been described, some of which are distinguished by the number of bands on their armor. All species are native to the Americas, where they inhabit a variety of environments.

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