The ghostly, inexplicably heatless flame from the heart of a bomb.
Final Fantasy XIII description
The Bomb Core (ボムの魂, Bomu no Tamashī?), also called Bomb Spirit, is a recurring item in the Final Fantasy series often acquired through enemies like Bombs. It often inflicts heavy Fire-elemental damage or heavy non-elemental damage to all enemies, or otherwise acts like Self-Destruct, killing the user to damage enemies proportionally to their HP.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Bomb that causes damage in exchange for the user's life
|Also called||Kamikaze, Spirit|
|Effect||User sacrifices themselves to inflict damage equal to their current HP.|
|Find||Eblan, Cave of Eblan, Sylph Cave|
|Drop||Balloon (2D and 3D), Dark Grenade (2D and 3D), Bomb King (2D only)|
The Bomb Core inflicts damage equivalent to the user's HP.
Deals fire damage to an enemy.
|Effect||Inflicts 1,000 HP of Fire-elemental damage.|
|Bribe||Bomb, Red Element|
|Other||Moonflow (steal from random chest in battle)|
|Effect||Moderate Fire-elemental damage to one enemy.|
|Steal||Bomb (Oversoul), Detonator, Red Elemental (Oversoul), Flan Rojo|
|Drop||Detonator, Lesser Drake (Oversoul), Red Elemental (Oversoul), Flan Rojo|
Bomb Core is one of many Monster Spoils items, and functions differently to its other appearances. The description of Bomb Core is "said to contain a bomb's soul", and it grants Aura and Trance on uses. All Bomb enemies drop it on death, and it sells for 300 gil.
SINGLE: Deals a moderate amount of fire damage.
|Effect||Deals 1,500 Fire-elemental damage to a single target.|
|Buy||Chocolatte Mart (after Chapter 9)|
Bomb, Bombino, Korrigan