Final Fantasy Wiki


16,103 pages on
this wiki

Too late, and to their sorrow, do those who misplace their trust in gods learn their fate.
—Judge Bergan

Judge Bergan (ベルガ, Beruga?) is a character in Final Fantasy XII. An antagonist, he is a Judge Magister, the highest rank possible in the Archadian military. A cruel man, he strongly believes in military might, and that only the strong should rule, with an iron fist.


Spoiler warning: Plot and/or ending details follow. (Skip section)

Final Fantasy XII MangaEdit

In the manga adaptation serialized in GanGan Powered, a manga magazine published by Square Enix, Judge Bergan is involved in the Battle of Nalbina Fortress. He fights Lord Rasler and his ground troops, but it is a ruse to keep Dalmasca's reinforcements away from the Fortress in time to destroy its paling.

Final Fantasy XIIEdit



Judge Bergan's appearance in the story is short, but intimidating. He is first seen when he, Judge Drace, and Judge Zargabaath, are discussing Vayne Solidor's leadership. He again appears when Emperor Gramis is found murdered. A staunch supporter of Vayne Solidor, Bergan is more than willing to accept him as Archadia's new Emperor, since Vayne also believes in ruling with absolute power. When Drace accuses Vayne of killing his own father, Bergan gleefully knocks her aside by using the power of his manufacted nethicite.

Bergan is sent with Zargabaath and Gabranth to Mt. Bur-Omisace to retrieve Larsa. While Zargabaath and Gabranth escort the young lord back to Archadia, Bergan has other ideas. Going on a rampage, Bergan slaughters the people of Mt. Bur-Omisace, including the Gran Kiltias Anastasis. Ashe's party arrives too late to save the Gran Kiltias, but they corner Bergan.


Venat appears behind Bergan.

As he lectures on the brilliance of manufacted nethicite, Vaan sees Venat controlling the Judge. The party tries to talk the Judge out of doing anything else, but with the power of nethicite coursing through his body Bergan attacks the party in a rage. After he is defeated, the power of the nethicite overwhelms him, killing him where he stands.


Gary Martin as Bergan
"Too late and to their sorrow, do those who misplace their trust in gods learn their fate."
BerganVoice 1
Trouble with the audio sample?

Bergan is voiced in the English release of Final Fantasy XII by Gary Martin. Yōsuke Akimoto voices him in the Japanese version.


Main article: Judge Bergan (Boss)

Judge Bergan is fought in Mt. Bur-Omisace after the party witnesses the death of Gran Kiltias, and he is aided by three Imperial Judges.

Other appearancesEdit

Final Fantasy ArtniksEdit

This section of the article about Final Fantasy Artniks is a stub. You can help Final Fantasy Wiki by expanding it.

Final Fantasy Trading Card GameEdit


Bergan appears in Final Fantasy Trading Card Game.



Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki