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FFVI PC Imperial Elite

Personal guards to the Emperor. Sometimes attacks with a powerful Blow.

Final Fantasy VI PlayStation Bestiary entry

The Imperial Elite, also known as SP Forces, are enemies in Final Fantasy VI, and are Emperor Gestahl's personal guard. They can only be fought during the Imperial banquet in the Imperial Palace. When asked by Gestahl if they wish to take a break, the player should answer yes, then speak to the guards to battle them.

Stats Edit

Battle Edit

The Imperial Elite do not have any dangerous attacks besides their special attack Gut Strike, a slightly stronger normal attack, and they are easily defeated. If anyone in the party knows Bio, it can be cast against them to great effect. Defeating the Imperial Elite within a time limit earns the player an additional five points towards earning rewards after the banquet.

Formations Edit

Number Enemies Encounter flags Introduction flag Musical theme Magic AP
Normal Back Surrounded Side
157 Imperial Elite x3 Y N N N Sides, individual Battle 1

AI script Edit

Attack Turns:
1st Turn: Attack (66%) or Nothing (33%)
2nd Turn: Attack (66%) or Nothing (33%)
3rd Turn: Attack (66%) or Gut Strike (33%)

Etymology Edit

Special forces, military special forces, special operations forces, and special law enforcement units are military or police units trained to conduct special operations.

Related enemies Edit

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