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A playable character is the character(s) one controls in a video game. In the Final Fantasy series, the player is usually given a large cast of playable characters, but can only control a few at a time.


Playable characters per game[]

Final Fantasy[]

There are no predefined playable characters. Instead, the player creates and names their own party of characters, selecting each character's job class from the following options:

Final Fantasy II[]

Final Fantasy III[]

Final Fantasy IV[]

Final Fantasy IV -Interlude-[]

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years[]

Final Fantasy V[]

Final Fantasy VI[]

Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII-[]

Before Crisis -Final Fantasy VII-[]

Final Fantasy VII[]

Dirge of Cerberus -Final Fantasy VII-[]

Final Fantasy VII Remake[]

Final Fantasy VIII[]

Chocobo World[]

Final Fantasy IX[]

Final Fantasy X[]

Final Fantasy X-2[]

Final Fantasy X-2: Last Mission[]

Final Fantasy XI[]

Players create their own character through the use of the Character Creation system.

Final Fantasy XII[]

The Zodiac versions allow control over the guest characters as well:

Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings[]

Final Fantasy XIII[]

Final Fantasy XIII-2[]

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII[]

Final Fantasy XIV[]

Players can create their own characters. During certain quests, players are given control of a different character with simplified movesets based on their job classes, and may have unique skills not available to the player.

Final Fantasy XV[]

A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV[]

Final Fantasy XVI[]

Final Fantasy Tactics[]

Generic characters can be recruited on several occasions. Enemy monsters can be invited to the party and human players can be recruited in towns and invited to the party in the same way as monsters.

Final Fantasy Tactics Advance[]

Generic characters can be recruited on several occasions. New recruits will randomly ask to join the player's clan after missions.

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift[]

Generic characters can be recruited on several occasions. New recruits will appear monthly in certain areas, ready to be recruited.

Vagrant Story[]

Final Fantasy Type-0[]

Final Fantasy Agito[]

Players can create their own characters.

Final Fantasy Awakening[]

Players can create their own characters. Characters from Type-0 and some new characters can be recruited.


Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles[]

The players creates their own characters, choosing from four races.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates[]

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King[]

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time[]

Players choose the gender and race of their own character.

Adventurers can be recruited at the town:

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a Darklord[]

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers[]

Final Fantasy Mystic Quest[]

The Final Fantasy Legend[]

Final Fantasy Legend II[]

Final Fantasy Legend III[]

Final Fantasy Adventure[]

Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light[]

Final Fantasy Dimensions[]

Final Fantasy Dimensions II[]

Dissidia Final Fantasy (2008)[]

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy[]

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT[]

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia[]

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy[]

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call[]

Final Fantasy Explorers[]

Players create their own character through the use of the Character Creation system.

World of Final Fantasy[]

A variety of Mirages are available to flight alongside Lann and Reynn.

Final Fantasy Record Keeper[]

Mobius Final Fantasy[]

Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin[]

  • Jack Garland
  • Ash (Only in multiplayer mode)
  • Jed (Only in multiplayer mode)
  • Neon (Only in multiplayer mode)
  • Sophia (Only in multiplayer mode)

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius[]

The main characters are those that are obtainable during the story.

The rest of original playable characters can be recruited through the summoning with lapis.

War of the Visions: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius[]

Crystal Sanctum

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