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The Antares is an insect/mantis-type enemy from Final Fantasy XII found in the Salikawood. Antares, like other mantis, have the ability Cannibalize, but instead of feeding of other of its type, it eats Chocobos to raise its level.

Bestiary entry Edit

Page 1: Observations Edit

Being a variety of mantis living primarily in large forests. Known for its insatiable appetite, this voracious beast can consume up to five times its own weight in the space of a single day. It dines primarily on creatures of middling size, such as chocobos. Known to hide among stands of white trees, there to wait in ambush for its prey.

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Final Fantasy XII enemy stats
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Location Species Aggression Movement type Rare Game Other information
Salikawood (Corridor of Ages, Piebald Path) Insect/Mantis Aggressive (attacks on detection) Movement type? (Speed: Movement speed?) N/A N/A
Level HP MP Strength Magick Power
33 - 34 6,458 - 6,568 350 - 355 32 - 34 14 - 14
Vitality Speed Attack Power Defense Magick Resist
45 - 46 17 - 17 50 - 52 23 - 25 20 - 20
Evade EXP LP CP Gil
0 - 0 2,228 - 2,317 1 263 - 337 0 - 0
Elemental affinities
FFXII Fire Icon FFXII Ice Icon FFXII Thunder Icon FFXII Water Icon FFXII Wind Icon FFXII Earth Icon FFXII Dark Icon FFXII Holy Icon
100% 100% 100% 100% 150% 100% 100% 100%
Statuses and immunities*% refers to chance to spawn under status
FFXII Stone Icon FFXII Stop Icon FFXII KO Icon FFXII Confuse Icon FFXII Reverse Icon FFXII Sleep Icon FFXII Blind Icon FFXII Poison Icon
Immune 0% 0% 0% 0% Immune 0% 0%
FFXII Silence Icon FFXII Oil Icon FFXII Disease Icon FFXII Disable Icon FFXII Immobilize Icon FFXII Sap Icon FFXII Slow Icon FFXII Lure Icon
0% 0% 0% 0% Immune 0% 0% Immune
FFXII Libra Icon FFXII Bravery Icon FFXII Faith Icon FFXII Protect Icon FFXII Shell Icon FFXII Haste Icon FFXII Regen Icon FFXII Invisible Icon
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
FFXII Reflect Icon Immunities granted by Safety
0% Enemy does not have innate Safety augment
Item dropped Steal Poach

[30%] Monograph: Pebble (Knight)
[13%] Canopic Jar: Arcana
[95%] Insect Husk
[5%] Earth Crystal
Attacks Magicks Technicks Augments Items
Normal Attack

Max Combo hits: 5

None Cannibalize, Ram, Shock Wave Innate: No Knockback, Counter+
Conditional: If HP<50% then Counter

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Etymology Edit

Antares is another name of the star Alpha Scorpii located in the constellation Scorpio, named from Greek meaning "against Ares" due to its red coloration similar to the planet Mars. In the religion of Stregheria and in some translations of the Book of Enoch, Antares is a fallen angel.

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