Gloves that prevent mini status.
Final Fantasy V description
The Giant's Gloves (きょじんのこて, Kyojin no Kote?), also known as the Titan's Gloves, Gigas Glove, Atlas Armlet, Zeus, or Giant's Ring (巨人の腕輪, Kyojin no Udewa?), are a recurring set of gauntlets of the Giant variety in the Final Fantasy series. They appear as mediocre armor that increases physical power, and appear paired with the Thief Gloves, which increase Speed in the earliest appearances.
- 1 Appearances
- 1.1 Final Fantasy
- 1.2 Final Fantasy II
- 1.3 Final Fantasy IV
- 1.4 Final Fantasy V
- 1.5 Final Fantasy VI
- 1.6 Final Fantasy VII
- 1.7 Final Fantasy XI
- 1.8 Final Fantasy XIII
- 1.9 Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles
- 1.10 Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light
- 1.11 Final Fantasy Dimensions
- 1.12 Dissidia Final Fantasy (2008)
- 1.13 Pictlogica Final Fantasy
- 1.14 Final Fantasy Record Keeper
- 1.15 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Etymology
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Gloves that cast Saber when used.
Gloves that enhance strength.
Gloves that prevent Mini.
The Giant's Gloves (also called Zeus) are a medium rank armor that increase Stamina, Strength, and Defense by 10, and also provide protection from Mini and Giants. They can only be dropped from Ogres, Mad Ogres, and Steel Golems.
Giant's Gloves can be equipped by Cecil, Cid, and Edge while initially equipped on the latter. It can drop from Ogre and Steel Golem found in the Upper Section of the Tower of Babil. It has a defense of 10, evasion of -1 with a bonus of +10 Strength & Stamina, and grants protection to Mini and Giants.
The Titan's Gloves are the most powerful set of gauntlets and increase Stamina and Strength by 5, while decreasing Magic and Agility stats by 5. They also provide immunity to Mini, a +9 to Defense and +1 to Magic Defense, with a Weight of 10. They can be stolen from Azulmagia.
Glove said to have belonged to a mighty gigas. Boosts the wearer's physical attack power.
Gigas Glove is a relic that increases physical damage by 25% and does not stack. If the character whom Umaro tosses (Berserker Ring effect) has Gigas Glove equipped, the damage increase is applied to the toss. It can be bought for 5,000 gil at Albrook and Jidoor, found in Mt. Kolts, or by stolen from Hill Gigas.
An entire series of Gigas Bracelets appear and randomly drop off gigases of escalating strength. Any of the gigas Notorious Monsters listed below can also drop the basic Gigas Bracelets in addition to their named bracelet:
- Gigas Bracelets (ギガースの腕輪, Gigāsu no Udewa?) are at level 30 and provide 9 Defense, +15 HP, +3 Strength, -2 Dexterity and Agility, and are dropped from Gigas Catapulter.
- Ogygos's Bracelets (オギュゴスの腕輪, Ogyugosu no Udewa?) are at level 40 and provide 11 Defense, +20 HP, +5 Strength, -3 Dexterity and Agility, and are dropped from Ogygos.
- Enkelados's Bracelets (エンケラドスの腕輪, Enkeradosu no Udewa?) are at level 50 and provide 14 Defense, +25 HP, +7 Strength, -4 Dexterity and Agility, and are dropped from Enkelados.
- Pallas's Bracelets (パラースの腕輪, Parāsu no Udewa?) are at level 60 and provide 15 Defense, +35 HP, +9 Strength, -5 Dexterity and Agility, and are dropped from Pallas.
- Alkyoneus's Bracelets (アルキオネウス腕輪, Arukioneusu no Udewa?) are at level 70 and provide 16 Defense, +40 Strength, +11 Strength, -6 Dexterity and Agility, and are dropped from Alkyoneus.
- Boor Bracelets (ブーアの腕輪, Būa no Udewa?) are at level 109 and provide 59, +70 HP, +20 Strength, -13 Dexterity and Agility, and are dropped from ★Demolition Squad.
All of the bracelets can be equipped in the hands slot by the Warrior, Monk, Red Mage, Thief, Paladin, Dark Knight, Beastmaster, Bard, Samurai, Ninja, Dragoon, Blue Mage, Corsair, Dancer, and Rune Fencer.
There are also Gigas Gauntlets (ギガースガントレ, Gigāsu Gantore?) that drop off certain gigas family normal monsters, but these are not wearable by players and are primarily useful to be desynthesized into their base raw materials: Iron Ingots, Darksteel Ingots, and Buffalo Leather.
Giant's Glove is an accessory that grants resistance to Debravery by 30% to 45%, depending on its level, and can be upgraded to the Warlord's Glove by using the Perovskite item. It can be bought at B&W Outfitters for 3,000 gil after reaching Vallis Media in Chapter 11 and are a reward for completing Mission 28.
Dissidia Final Fantasy (2008)[edit | edit source]
Giant's Gloves is a level 85 gauntlet that provides +61 Defense, +36 Bravery, and is 1/3rd of the "Pride of the Titans" set. It can be obtained from the shop by trading 27,220 gil, Dragon Gloves, Blessed Barding x4, and Purple Gem.
Giant's Gloves is a level 90 gauntlet that provides +34 Bravery, +66 Defense, and 1/3 of the Pride of the Titans effect. It can be obtained by trading 155,700 gil, Battle Gloves, Titan's Tear, and Phantom's Hope x5.
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|Additional stats: Accuracy +95|
Unique Soul Break: Noble Sacrifice (Josef)
|Titan's Gloves (V)|
(Giant's Gloves (V))
|Additional stats: Accuracy +95|
Super Soul Break: Unshaken Resolve (Galuf), ATK +10 when mastered
A pair of gloves from a faraway world. It provides coverage for the back of the wearer's hands to their fingertips, and has the effect of increasing the wearer's attack power. In a faraway world, it can be obtained in a shrine that has sunk to the bottom of the ocean.
Giant's Gloves (FFI) is an accessory that provides +20 ATK, +6 DEF, and auto-casts Saber at the start of the battle. It is obtained from the Final Fantasy I event, Mirage Tower.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances[edit | edit source]
Seiken Densetsu 3[edit | edit source]
The Gigas Glove is the ultimate weapon for the Dark most class of Kevin, the Dervish. It is a crude ochre reptile/dragon leather glove, with a rectangular strap of worn lumber placed at its knuckles.
Bravely series[edit | edit source]
Crude metal gloves made to evoke the powerful image of the legendary giants. They employ a special mechanism to make it easier to produce more power, but their extreme weight and low mobility dramatically reduce dexterity.
In Bravely Default and Bravely Second, Thief Gloves is an accessory that increases P.DEF by 6, M.DEF by 1, +10 STR, and -50 DEX. In Bravely Default II Giant's Gloves is an accessory that can be found in the Musa Earth dungeon. Its stats are Weight +6, HP +1000, P. Def +22, M. Def +16, Speed -6, Aim -20, Evasion -6, and Critical Chance +5.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Titans were members of the second order of divine beings in Greek mythology. They were descendants of the primordial deities born from the Chaos, and they preceded the gods of Olympus, who went on to overthrow them.
Gigas is a popular term for races of giants in fantasy games. Gigas is a Greek word meaning "giant," originally used to describe the race of Gigantes in Greek mythology and is used in the scientific name, as the specific epithet, of hundreds of species of animals and dozens of plant species to denote their size.
Atlas is one of the Titans, a race of primordial giants who fought against the gods of Olympus. When the Titans lost, Zeus punished Atlas by forcing him to spend eternity at the western horizon holding up the sky on his shoulders.In Greek mythology
Zeus is the "Father of Gods and men" who rules the Olympians of Mount Olympus as a father rules the family according to the ancient Greek religion. He is the god of sky and thunder in Greek mythology.