Kirin is summoned into battle in Final Fantasy VI.

A sacred animal, he can Regen allies by covering them with light.

Final Fantasy VI PlayStation esper section

Kirin (キリン, Kirin?) is a recurring summon in the Final Fantasy series. This hooved chimerical creature casts Regen on the party.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Final Fantasy VI[edit | edit source]

Kirin is an esper who can be used as a magicite. Its summon ability, Holy Aura (Life Guard in pre-GBA localizations), costs 18 MP to cast, and casts Regen on the entire player party. It teaches Cure (x5), Cura (x1), Regen (x3), Poisona (x4) and Scan (x5).

Final Fantasy Tactics Advance[edit | edit source]

Summons Kirin to gradually heal HP.

Description

Kirin casts Regen in the target area. Summoners can learn it from the Cure Staff for 200 AP and costs 18 MP to cast.

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift[edit | edit source]

Kirin grants Regen to all units in a large target area, within a range of 4 tiles from the caster. It can be learned once again from the Healing Staff by Summoners for 250 AP, and costs 16 MP to cast.

Crystal Defenders[edit | edit source]

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Final Fantasy Dimensions II[edit | edit source]

Artwork of Parai's version of Kirin.

Kirin is a group of light-elemental Eidolons. There are three versions of Kirin available; two versions available to Aemo, which teach her Banish Blow and Banishra abilities respectively, and Parai's version, which teaches him Banish Blow abilities.

Pictlogica Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

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Final Fantasy Record Keeper[edit | edit source]

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Mobius Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

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Non-Final Fantasy Appearances[edit | edit source]

Itadaki Street[edit | edit source]

Kirin is a chance card in Dragon Quest & Final Fantasy in Itadaki Street Portable, the card's ability: Get total house x 20G.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

Kirin is the Japanese and Korean name for the Qilin, which is a mythical hooved Chinese chimerical creature known throughout various East Asian cultures, and is said to appear with the imminent arrival or passing of a wise sage or an illustrious ruler.

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