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{{DISPLAYTITLE:Malboro (''Final Fantasy XII'')}}
 
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| release = FFXII
 
| release = FFXII
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| japanese = モルボル
 
| japanese = モルボル
 
| romaji = Moruboru
 
| romaji = Moruboru
| image = [[File:Malboro-ffxii.png|200px]]
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| image = Malboro-ffxii.png
 
|location = [[Lhusu Mines]] (Site 11); [[Golmore Jungle]] (Paths of Chained Light, The Needlebrake, Whisperleaf Way, The Branchway, The Greenswathe); The [[Feywood]] (Redolent Glade)
 
|location = [[Lhusu Mines]] (Site 11); [[Golmore Jungle]] (Paths of Chained Light, The Needlebrake, Whisperleaf Way, The Branchway, The Greenswathe); The [[Feywood]] (Redolent Glade)
 
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'''Malboro''' is a plant/malboro-type enemy in ''[[Final Fantasy XII]]'' found in the [[Golmore Jungle]] and the [[Lhusu Mines]], as well as with the [[Wild Malboro]] hunt in the [[Feywood]]. Its main attack is [[Bad Breath]]. The player can rarely [[steal]] the [[Elfin Bow (Final Fantasy XII)|Elfin Bow]] from the variant in Golmore.
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'''Malboro''' is a plant/malboro-type enemy in ''[[Final Fantasy XII]]'' found in the [[Golmore Jungle]] and the [[Lhusu Mines]], as well as with the [[Wild Malboro]] hunt in the [[Feywood]].
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{{See Also|Malboro}}
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{{See|Malboro}}
 
== Bestiary entry ==
 
== Bestiary entry ==
 
=== Page 1: Observations ===
 
=== Page 1: Observations ===
{{Q|Being a hideous creature with brownish-green mottled skin, and writhing tentacles. It eats only of flesh, drawing no sustenance from photosynthesis as common plants do. Favoring stealth, it approaches its prey in silence, then strikes without warning, swallowing its victim whole. Its maw is filled with powerfully acidic saliva, and breathing the miasma that is its foul breath causes poisoning and madness.}}
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{{Quote|Being a hideous creature with brownish-green mottled skin, and writhing tentacles. It eats only of flesh, drawing no sustenance from photosynthesis as common plants do. Favoring stealth, it approaches its prey in silence, then strikes without warning, swallowing its victim whole. Its maw is filled with powerfully acidic saliva, and breathing the miasma that is its foul breath causes poisoning and madness.}}
   
 
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| 3 poach 2 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Malboro Flower|Malboro Flower]]
 
| 3 poach 2 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Malboro Flower|Malboro Flower]]
 
| 1 drop 1 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Earth Crystal|Earth Crystal]]
 
| 1 drop 1 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Earth Crystal|Earth Crystal]]
| 1 drop 1 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Earth Magicite|Earth Magicite]]
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| 2 drop 1 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Earth Magicite|Earth Magicite]]
 
| 3 drop 1 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Earth Crystal|Earth Crystal]]
 
| 3 drop 1 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Earth Crystal|Earth Crystal]]
 
| 1 drop 2 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Malboro Fruit|Malboro Fruit]]
 
| 1 drop 2 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Malboro Fruit|Malboro Fruit]]
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| 3 izjs drop 3 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Nu Khai Sand|Nu Khai Sand]]
 
| 3 izjs drop 3 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Nu Khai Sand|Nu Khai Sand]]
 
| 1 drop 4 = [[Final Fantasy XII items#Remedy|Remedy]]
 
| 1 drop 4 = [[Final Fantasy XII items#Remedy|Remedy]]
| 1 drop 4 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Malboro Vine|Malboro Vine]]
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| 2 drop 4 = [[Loot (Final Fantasy XII)#Malboro Vine|Malboro Vine]]
 
| 3 drop 4 = [[Final Fantasy XII items#Remedy|Remedy]]
 
| 3 drop 4 = [[Final Fantasy XII items#Remedy|Remedy]]
 
| monograph = Pebble
 
| monograph = Pebble
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| technicks = [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Lunge|Lunge]], [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Cloying Breath|Cloying Breath]], [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Bad Breath|Bad Breath]], [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Purify|Purify]]
 
| technicks = [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Lunge|Lunge]], [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Cloying Breath|Cloying Breath]], [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Bad Breath|Bad Breath]], [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Purify|Purify]]
 
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==Battle==
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They appear in groups and their main attack is [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Bad Breath|Bad Breath]], which inflicts the party with [[Final Fantasy XII statuses#Slow|Slow]], [[Final Fantasy XII statuses#Blind|Blind]] and [[Final Fantasy XII statuses#Poison|Poison]]; and [[Final Fantasy XII enemy abilities#Cloying Breath|Cloying Breath]] that inflicts [[Final Fantasy XII statuses#Sleep|Sleep]] and Slow. If they get afflicted with ailments they will heal themselves. They are weak to wind.
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The player can rarely [[steal]] the [[Elfin Bow (Final Fantasy XII)|Elfin Bow]] from the variant in Golmore.
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===Strategy===
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The player can blast wind spells at them with the [[Cherry Staff (Final Fantasy XII)|Cherry Staff]] equipped, as it boosts the power of the wind element. This is especially useful in the Golmore Jungle that is often swarming with enemies and where paths are narrow. Protecting against Sleep is useful. with the [[Final Fantasy XII accessories#Nishijin Belt|Nishijin Belt]] (in shops from [[Nam-Yensa Sandsea]] onwards in the ''Zodiac'' versions, but not available to buy until [[Mt Bur-Omisace]] in the original).
   
 
==Other appearances==
 
==Other appearances==
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===''[[Final Fantasy Record Keeper]]''===
 
===''[[Final Fantasy Record Keeper]]''===
 
[[File:FFRK Rafflesia & Malboro FFXII.png|right|180px]]
 
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== Gallery ==
 
== Gallery ==

Revision as of 16:37, 13 January 2020


Malboro is a plant/malboro-type enemy in Final Fantasy XII found in the Golmore Jungle and the Lhusu Mines, as well as with the Wild Malboro hunt in the Feywood.

Bestiary entry

Page 1: Observations

Being a hideous creature with brownish-green mottled skin, and writhing tentacles. It eats only of flesh, drawing no sustenance from photosynthesis as common plants do. Favoring stealth, it approaches its prey in silence, then strikes without warning, swallowing its victim whole. Its maw is filled with powerfully acidic saliva, and breathing the miasma that is its foul breath causes poisoning and madness.

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Stats

Lhusu Mines

Golmore Jungle

Feywood (Wild Malboro hunt)

Battle

They appear in groups and their main attack is Bad Breath, which inflicts the party with Slow, Blind and Poison; and Cloying Breath that inflicts Sleep and Slow. If they get afflicted with ailments they will heal themselves. They are weak to wind.

The player can rarely steal the Elfin Bow from the variant in Golmore.

Strategy

The player can blast wind spells at them with the Cherry Staff equipped, as it boosts the power of the wind element. This is especially useful in the Golmore Jungle that is often swarming with enemies and where paths are narrow. Protecting against Sleep is useful. with the Nishijin Belt (in shops from Nam-Yensa Sandsea onwards in the Zodiac versions, but not available to buy until Mt Bur-Omisace in the original).

Other appearances

Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings

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Malboro returns as an enemy.

Pictlogica Final Fantasy

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Final Fantasy Record Keeper

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Gallery

Etymology

"Malboro" may derive from the Japanese onomatopoeia 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.

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