A nimble quadruped that hunts using its sharp teeth. The fluid covering its fangs and claws causes status effects.
Panthers are a race of monster in Final Fantasy Tactics. They are stronger than the other common enemy encountered early in the game, the Goblin, with higher Attack power and mobility. They have an elemental weakness to Earth.
Ranks[edit | edit source]
- Rank I
- Red Panther
Red Panthers are the first type of Panther battled in the game, at Mandalia Plains. They also commonly appear in random battles in other locales.
- Rank II
- Coeurl (Cuar)
Coeurls are light blue variations of the Red Panther.
- Rank III
- Vampire Cat (Vampire)
Statistics[edit | edit source]
|Monster||Move||Jump||Phy. Evasion Rate||Innate Abilities||Common Poach||Rare Poach|
|Red Panther||4||4||23%||Cannot enter water, Ignore Elevation, Counter||Antidote||Battle Boots|
|Coeurl||4||4||26%||Cannot enter water, Ignore Elevation, Counter||Gold Needle||Germinas Boots|
|Vampire Cat||4||4||24%||Cannot enter water, Ignore Elevation, Counter||Holy Water||Croakadile Bag|
Abilities[edit | edit source]
The damage formula for Claw is as follows:
The damage formula for Cat Scratch is as follows:
The success rate for inflicting statuses is as follows:
|Ability||Red Panther||Coeurl||Vampire Cat||Range||Effect||Vertical|
|Attack with keen-edged claws.|
|Poison the target by injecting venom.|
|Attack with a powerful kick.|
|Attack by releasing luminous energy.|
Effect: Petrify, Stop
|Feast on the target's blood to restore HP.|
*Abilities can be learned by this race when a unit with the "Beastmaster" support ability is nearby.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Panther is a mythological creature that resembles a big cat with a multicoloured hide. Under medieval belief, after feasting, the panther will sleep in a cave for three days, then roars emitting a sweet odor that draws in any creatures who smell it (the dragon being the only creature immune). They are eaten by the panther, and the cycle begins again.
coeurl is a fictional alien race created by science-fiction writer A. E. van Vogt. Coeurls also appear in other fantastical environments, such as in Dungeons & Dragons (as "Displacer Beasts"). Coeurls are generally described to be feline with longer forelimbs and tentacles.The
The strongest form is known as the Vampire Cat. Vampires are mythological or folkloric beings who subsist by feeding on the life essence, generally in the form of blood, of living creatures. Although vampiric entities have been recorded in many cultures, and may go back to "prehistoric times", the term vampire was not popularized until the early 18th century.