Appearances[edit | edit source]
Saboteur concentrates on debuffing and debilitating enemies. Fang and Vanille major in the role, where Fang focuses on debilitation and Vanille focuses on debuffing. Sazh can learn all single-target abilities, while Hope learns all area-of-effect abilities. Lightning learns all debuffing abilities, while Snow learns debilitation abilities.
Cid Raines, in his boss fight, can access the Saboteur role, where he gains access to Poisonga, Deprotega, Deshellga and Dazega.
Saboteur debuffs and debilitates enemies and additionally can reduce target's maximum HP with wounding attacks. However, debilitation abilities are now exclusive to Paradigm Pack monsters. Serah can learn all debuffing abilities and both Wound spells, while Noel can only learn single-target debuffing abilities and Wound. Saboteur monsters can also use physical-based abilities and Endless Nightmare. Lightning in the Lightning's Story: Requiem of the Goddess DLC scenario has a role based on the Saboteur called Sorcerer.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
sabotage. Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption or destruction.Saboteur is someone who commits
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