Appearances[edit | edit source]
Lamia Matriarch is an enemy fought at Arubboth on floors 2 and 5, exclusive in the Game Boy Advance and later remakes. They can be dangerous foes as they utilize Charm IX and Sleep XVI, as well as can inflict Sleep with their physical attacks. They are valuable for their rare item drops, in particular the Ribbon.
Lamia Matriarch is an enemy fought at the Tower of Babil. They are only slightly stronger than the Lamia, and fight in the same manner, utilizing Entice as a counter to attacks. They are not difficult foes to defeat.
Lamia Matriarch is an enemy fought at the overworld during the Lunarians Tale, and in the Challenge Dungeons for Kain, the Lunarians, and Yang. They fight as in the previous game, but can now drop various valuable items and equipment pieces.
The Lamia Matriarch appears as an enemy and as an obtainable signet. Her use has become exclusive to Aemo.
- Glacial Lamia Matriarch (Blizzard Song)
The Glacial Lamia Matriarch appears as an ice-elemental summon. She was previously obtained through the summon drawing shop. In the 2017 release of the game, her use has become exclusive to Aemo.
|Rank||AP Required||Max HP||Max MP||Max Attack||Max Magic||Max Speed||Components Needed|
|2★||100/100||385||20||19||28||14||Blue Gem I|
|3★||150/150||448||24||21||32||16||Blue Gem II|
The Glacial Lamia Matriarch allows the wielder to use the following abilities depending on the signet's rank. The following are bonus abilities granted to Aemo:
|Ability||Blizzard Song I||All Enemies: Water magic attack||MP 60|
|Ability||Blizzard Song II||All Enemies: Water magic attack||MP 60|
|Ability||Blizzard Song III||All Enemies: Water magic attack||MP 60|
|Summon||Consuming Mist||All Enemies: Lowers ATK, MAG (5 turns)||Gauge 2|
|Passive||Water ATK +16%||(Unlocked with Final Evolution)||-|
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Etymology[edit | edit source]
Lamia was a beautiful Libyan queen who turned into a child-eating demon. She is often referred to as having the lower half of a snake and sometimes a large mouth (lamia in Greek means "large shark", while laimos means gullet).In Greek mythology,
Later characteristics attributed to her are similar to that of succubi, in that the lamia seduces men, enticing them in order to feed on their blood. It is also said they reside in towers or secluded areas and have magical abilities.