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[[File:G-Soldier FFVIII.jpg|right|200px|Wedge (left) and Biggs (right)]]
{{FFVIII Enemies
 
| name = Biggs / Wedge
 
| Enemy = Boss
 
| japan = ビッグス / ウェッジ
 
| romaji = Biggusu / Wejji
 
| Fire = -
 
| Thunder = -
 
| Ice = -
 
| Water = -
 
| Wind = -
 
| Holy = -
 
| Poison = Immune
 
| Earth = -
 
| Maximum Level = Level 22
 
| image = [[Image:G-Soldier FFVIII.jpg|200px]]<br><small>Wedge (left) and Biggs (right)</small>
 
| Location = 1. [[Dollet]] - Communications Tower<br>2. [[D-District Prison]]
 
| HP min = Biggs<br>1. 467 <br>2. 1,467<br>----<br>Wedge<br>1. 416 <br>2. 1,416
 
| HP max = Biggs<br>1. 705 <br>2. 2,235<br>----<br>Wedge<br>1. 640 <br>2. 2,139
 
| AP Awarded = Biggs and Wedge<br>1. 4 <br>2. 5
 
| Taste = N/A
 
| Item Dropped = Biggs<br>1. 2 Elixirs <br>2. 3 Elixirs<br>Wedge<br>1. 2 Cottages <br>2. 8 Remedies
 
| Rare = N/A
 
| Mug = Biggs<br>1. 3 Elixirs <br>2. 1 Regen Ring<br>Wedge<br>1. 3 Cottages <br>2. 1 Strength Love
 
| Card = N/A
 
| Attacks = Biggs<br>1. & 2. Machine Gun, Bash<br>Wedge<br>1. & 2. Sword swipe
 
| Magic = Biggs<br>1. Thunder, Cure <br>2. Thundara, Cure, Haste, Slow, Regen<br>Wedge<br>1. Fire <br>2. Fire
 
| Draw = Biggs<br>1. Fire, Thunder, Blizzard, Esuna <br>2. Cure, Cura^", Haste, Slow, Regen<br>Wedge<br>1. Fire, Thunder, Blizzard, Cure <br>2. Fire, Fira^", Shell, Protect, Reflect
 
| Weak Against = N/A
 
| Resistant to = N/A
 
| Immune to = Poison
 
| Absorbs = N/A
 
| Scan = Biggs<br>1. A Galbadian Major. Activated the Dollet Communication Tower. Very short-tempered. <br>2. He was a major during the Dollet communication tower operation, but was demoted after the operation failed. Hates SeeD.<br>Wedge<br>1. A Galbadian soldier assigned to Dollet Communication tower. Always picked on by his superior, Major Biggs. <br>2. Demoted along with Biggs for his part in the Dollet communication tower operation. Unfortunately, still works under Biggs.
 
|Legend = <nowiki>*</nowiki> - Lvl 1 to 19<br>^ - Lvl 20 to 22
 
 
Maximum level in first encounter is 10.<br>Maximum level in second encounter is 22.
 
}}
 
 
{{See Also|Biggs and Wedge}}
 
{{See Also|Biggs and Wedge}}
'''Biggs''' and '''Wedge''' are enemies in ''[[Final Fantasy VIII]]''. The fight against them occur twice in the game.
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'''Biggs and Wedge''' are non-player characters in ''[[Final Fantasy VIII]]''. They are two incompetent [[Galbadia|Galbadian]] soldiers that are frequently encountered by Squall and his party. They serve as comic relief throughout the game.
   
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==Story==
The party first fights them at [[Dollet]] where Biggs is attempting to repair the damaged radio tower there. Although he succeeds and battles the party with Wedge's help, the tower's activation disturbs the [[Elvoret (Final Fantasy VIII)|Elvoret]] who blows them off the tower with its Storm Breath.
 
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Major Biggs and Lieutenant Wedge are first seen fixing the Communication Tower in [[Dollet]] so that Galbadia can broadcast their propaganda campaign. Wedge told Biggs that their was a monster seen on the top of the tower, but Biggs ignored him, who was moaning that it was left to him to fix the tower. Wedge left Biggs to take a look around. When [[Squall Leonhart|Squall]], [[Zell Dincht|Zell]] and [[Selphie Tilmitt|Selphie]] arrives at the top of the tower, Biggs finishes the repairs and the tower becomes operational. When he spots Squall's party he orders Wedge to fight them. When he realises Wedge isn't here, Biggs fights the party. Wedge eventually does appear, which an angry Biggs docked his wages for the next month. The battle is eventually interrupted when [[Elvoret]] appears and knocks Biggs and Wedge away with its Storm Breath. After the party defeat Elvoret and exit the communication tower, Biggs programs an [[X-ATM092]] to kill the party, before passing out.
   
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After the Dollet siege, Biggs and Wedge are demoted to Lieutenant and Private respectively for their part in the Dollet affair. When Squall's party are taken into the [[D-District Prison]], Biggs and Wedge are asked to take care of Zell, Selphie and Quistis for attacking a prison guard. As soon as they enter the cell, Biggs and Wedge instantly recognise Zell and Selphie. Thinking the party are unarmed, they fight the party, but since Zell earlier found the SeeD's weapons, Biggs and Wedge are easily defeated. The party leave their cell, but Biggs raises the alarm alerting their escape.
Apparently demoted, the two later appear at the [[D-District Prison]] as guards. When one of the security guards has them deal with the party for causing trouble, both the party and Biggs and Wedge are horrified, but the two use the chance for revenge and battle the party. They are again defeated.
 
   
The two appear one final time inside [[Lunatic Pandora]] near the end of the game. Apparently now demoted even further, they contemplate the futility of their service to the Galbadian army and decide to quit and walk out without even noticing the party.
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Biggs and Wedge are encountered again in [[Lunatic Pandora]], but they do not fight the party. Instead, Biggs is contemplating leaving the Galbadian army. Wedge agrees and they leave the area. They are not seen in the game again.
   
 
==Battle==
 
==Battle==
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Biggs and Wedge are little stronger than other [[G-Soldier|Galbadian Soldier]]s in battle, essentially possessing the same attacks, but with slightly higher power and they have more HP. They are quite easy to beat.
 
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Biggs and Wedge are fought together twice in the game, the first at the top floor of the Dollet Communication Tower, and the second inside the D-District Prison.
==Related Enemies==
 
*[[G-Soldier]]
 
*[[Elite Soldier]]
 
*[[Guard (Final Fantasy VIII)|Guard]]
 
*[[Base Soldier]]
 
*[[Base Leader]]
 
*[[Paratrooper]]
 
   
 
==Triple Triad==
 
==Triple Triad==
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Revision as of 20:26, 19 January 2010

Wedge (left) and Biggs (right)

Template:See Also Biggs and Wedge are non-player characters in Final Fantasy VIII. They are two incompetent Galbadian soldiers that are frequently encountered by Squall and his party. They serve as comic relief throughout the game.

Story

Major Biggs and Lieutenant Wedge are first seen fixing the Communication Tower in Dollet so that Galbadia can broadcast their propaganda campaign. Wedge told Biggs that their was a monster seen on the top of the tower, but Biggs ignored him, who was moaning that it was left to him to fix the tower. Wedge left Biggs to take a look around. When Squall, Zell and Selphie arrives at the top of the tower, Biggs finishes the repairs and the tower becomes operational. When he spots Squall's party he orders Wedge to fight them. When he realises Wedge isn't here, Biggs fights the party. Wedge eventually does appear, which an angry Biggs docked his wages for the next month. The battle is eventually interrupted when Elvoret appears and knocks Biggs and Wedge away with its Storm Breath. After the party defeat Elvoret and exit the communication tower, Biggs programs an X-ATM092 to kill the party, before passing out.

After the Dollet siege, Biggs and Wedge are demoted to Lieutenant and Private respectively for their part in the Dollet affair. When Squall's party are taken into the D-District Prison, Biggs and Wedge are asked to take care of Zell, Selphie and Quistis for attacking a prison guard. As soon as they enter the cell, Biggs and Wedge instantly recognise Zell and Selphie. Thinking the party are unarmed, they fight the party, but since Zell earlier found the SeeD's weapons, Biggs and Wedge are easily defeated. The party leave their cell, but Biggs raises the alarm alerting their escape.

Biggs and Wedge are encountered again in Lunatic Pandora, but they do not fight the party. Instead, Biggs is contemplating leaving the Galbadian army. Wedge agrees and they leave the area. They are not seen in the game again.

Battle

Biggs and Wedge are fought together twice in the game, the first at the top floor of the Dollet Communication Tower, and the second inside the D-District Prison.

Triple Triad

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Trivia

  • If the player casts Confuse on them during the fight in D-District Prison they will begin speaking and attacking each other instead of the party.
  • Final Fantasy VIII marks the first time Biggs and Wedge manage to live all the way through the game.

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