Malboro of is a Final Fantasy X fiend encountered more easily in the northwest of the grassland area in the Calm Lands, and occasionally in the rooms (not hallways) in the Cavern of the Stolen Fayth.
Doom ( 1) Turns taken for target to die
Watch out for its Bad Breath attack, which causes multiple status ailments.
Its Bad Breath inflicts multiple status effects on all characters. Guard against the status effects with armor, and attack with fire. Kimahri can learn Bad Breath.
Common steal (75%)
Rare steal (25%)
Common drop (87.5%)
Rare drop (12.5%)
Malboro is one of the tougher monsters of the Calm Lands due to its
Bad Breath ability, which inflicts several status effects on the active party. This attack causes Silence (100% chance and by 3 turns), Darkness (100% chance and by 3 turns), Slow (30% chance and by 3 turns), Poison (150% chance), Confusion (80% chance), and Berserk (30% chance). Kimahri can learn this skill as a Ronso Rage.
When Malboro is defeated it might
drop armor with wards against many different status ailments. It will also drop weapons with Sleeptouch, Silencetouch, Poisontouch, or Darktouch.
aeons are immune to status ailments, the player can summon them against Malboro.
Other appearances Edit
Malboro appears on a
Triple Triad card in .
Final Fantasy Portal App
Etymology Edit boro, the sound of an upset stomach. The word mal, means something bad or illness. The name could also be a reference to Marlboro Cigarettes, since the creatures often spew horrid fumes.
"Malboro" may derive from the Japanese onomatopoeia
Related enemies Edit