Chimera Geist, also known as Chimerageist, is an enemy in the Advance and Complete Collection versions of Final Fantasy IV. It is the strongest of the Chimera group, but at the time it is fought, is not difficult for a decently leveled party to defeat. Using strong physical attacks, Throw, and spells such as Flare and Holy will easily dispatch these enemies.
chimera is a fire-breathing monster, one of the offspring of Typhon and Echidna. It is commonly represented with a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail in Greek mythology. In modern usage, the term chimera is often taken to mean any sort of hybrid between two or more species.The
Geist is a German word. Depending on context it can be translated as the English words mind, spirit, or ghost, covering the semantic field of these three English nouns.