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A large, imposing man who forms part of the Balamb Garden Disciplinary Committee. Raijin claims that he and Fujin are part of Seifer's "posse," and his only real friends. Despite Raijin's rough outward appearance, he isn't a bad guy, and even though he often finds himself opposing Squall and his squad, he doesn't harbor any ill will against them.

Character profile.

Raijin is a boss and playable character in Final Fantasy Record Keeper/ He is a boss in select FF VIII stages and is a playable character who could be initially recruited during the Challenge Event Cutting Winds, Soaring Lightning as a First Time Reward for completing the event's Galbadia Garden stage on Classic difficulty.


Level HP Attack Defense Magic Resistance Mind Accuracy Evasion Speed
1 220 11 9 7 8 8 20 20 82
Rank(Max: 5) 5 5 3 1 1 2 3 3 1

Record Spheres[]

Record Sphere S.Lv 1 S.Lv 2 S.Lv 3 S.Lv 4 S.Lv 5
Monk +1 DEF +1 ATK +1 ATK +2 ATK +3% Monk Ability Damage
Warrior +1 ATK +70 HP +1 DEF +2 ATK +2 ATK
Ranger +1 DEF +1 ATK +100 HP +1 DEF +2 ATK
Master(Requires mastery of Monk's Record Sphere.) +3 DEF +4 ATK +200 HP +5 ATK +6% Monk Ability Damage
Berserker(Requries mastery of Monk and Warrior's Record Spheres.) +3 ATK +3 ATK +4 ATK +6 ATK +3% Hammer Damage
Viking(Requires mastery of Warrior and Ranger's Record Spheres.) +2 DEF +3 DEF +4 ATK +200 HP Use 4★ Celerity Abilities
Lifebane User 6★ Monk Abilities Lifebane +3% Monk Ability Damage


Raijin can use Combat abilities up to rarity rank 5, Support abilities up to rarity rank 3, Celerity abilities up to rarity rank 3, and Monk abilities up to rarity rank 5.

His default Soul Break is Hi-Potion (VIII), which at the expense of one Soul Gauge segment restores a moderate amount of HP to one ally.


Raijin can equip the following weapon types: daggers, axes, hammers, spears, and fists.

He can equip the following armor types: shields, hats, light armor, heavy armor, and bracers.

He can equip accessories.