The following is a list of command abilities in the original Final Fantasy.

NES command abilities[edit | edit source]

All party members have access to the same five command abilities in battle, regardless of each party member's job.

Command Description Image
Fight Attacks an enemy with the user's currently-equipped weapon, or with bare fists if the user is unarmed. FFI Fight Command.png
Magic Casts a spell. Which spells a character can learn and cast are determined by that character's job. FFI Magic Command.png
Drink Uses a HEAL potion or a PURE potion. FFI Drink Command.png
Item Uses a piece of equipment to cast Item magic.
(Only certain weapons and armor cast spells when used.)
FFI Item Command.png
Run Attempts to escape from battle.
(Some fights, including boss fights, are impossible to run from.)
FFI Run Command.png

Remakes command abilities[edit | edit source]

All party members have access to the same five command abilities in battle, regardless of each party member's job.

Command Description Image
Attack Attacks an enemy with the user's currently-equipped weapon, or with bare fists if the user is unarmed. FFI DoS Attack Command.png
Magic Casts a spell. Which spells a character can learn and cast are determined by that character's job. FFI DoS Magic Command.png
Items Uses an item, or uses a piece of equipment to cast Item magic.
(Only certain weapons and armor cast spells when used.).
FFI DoS Items Command.png
Equip Switches out currently-equipped weapons and armor during battle. FFI DoS Equip Command.png
Flee Attempts to escape from battle.
(Some fights, including boss fights, are impossible to run from.)
(The Flee command can be issued to all party members at once by pressing both shoulder buttons simultaneously.)
FFI DoS Flee Command.png

Gallery[edit | edit source]

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