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Stops enemies with Mind Stop and attacks with Giga Volt.

Final Fantasy VI PlayStation Bestiary entry

The Parasite is an enemy in Final Fantasy VI.

Stats Edit

Battle Edit

Parasites like attacking in groups, and have a 33% chance of using Mind Stop every third turn, which inflicts Stop. They have a 66% chance to counter any attack with Gigavolt. Ultimately, they are not a great threat.


Fira/Firaga spells cast against the entire group will decimate them.

Formations Edit

Number Enemies Encounter flags Introduction flag Musical theme Magic AP
Normal Back Surrounded Side
314 Weredragon, Parasite x3 Y Y Y Y Sides, individual Battle 3
318 Suriander, Pandora, Parasite x2 Y Y N Y Sides, individual Battle 1

AI script Edit

Attack Turns:
1st Turn: Attack (66%) or Nothing (33%)
2nd Turn: Attack (66%) or Nothing (33%)
3rd Turn: Attack (66%) or Mind Stop (33%)

If attacked by "Attack": Gigavolt (66%)

Etymology Edit

Parasitism is a non-mutual relationship between organisms of different species where one organism, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the host.

Related enemies Edit

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