With hope in my heart and my chin held high,Captain Setzer
I await the day my ship shall once more rule the sky.
To obtain the Setzer, the player needs to progress the main scenario to Chapter 7, first free time period and finish all the Expert Trials available at the time, to unlock the level 37 trial "Operation Homecoming".
After clearing "Operation Homecoming", the town of Bazz will be fell under the Dominion control and the player can enter the town to accept the Task titled "Rumble in the Ruins", which requested the player to eliminate one of the Iron Giants in the Silent Key.
The player can acquire the Setzer from the last area of the Silent Key.
The Setzer carries over to the New Game Plus playthrough.
Setzer can be called from anywhere in Orience with + .
Tilting the left analog stick steers the airship. boosts and brakes. Holding locks on and pressing fires magic shots. lands on accessible terrain.
The airship can fly all over the world, but can only land in certain areas.
Airborne enemies that engage the Setzer can be downed by locking on and firing magic shots. The amount of gil earned increases with each successive takedown.
The theme that plays when flying the Setzer is "Soar", the sixth track on the third disc of the original soundtrack.
The Setzer appears in the Field Music Sequence for "Soar".