Uses healing, aiding and offensive magic.
The Bishop (ビショップ, Bishoppu?) is a job from Final Fantasy Tactics Advance. It is available to Bangaa. Bishops are the only magic casters of the bangaa jobs, and as such, do not rely on them too much. Their action ability contains of a mix of offensive, defensive, and status ailment magic. They wield staves to learn their abilities and, since they are magic casters, gain better Magic power than Attack power.
- Two White Monk A-Abilities.
|Move Rate||Jump Rate||Evade Rate|
Bishops are the bangaa Magic-oriented job, and have the highest MP, Magic Power and Resistance of all the bangaa jobs. Their stats are still rather mediocre, however, compared to the mages of other races.
|HP||MP||Attack||Defense||Magic Power||Magic Resistance||Speed|
|6.1 D+||4.6 B||7.2 C-||6.8 D+||8.8 B+||7.6 C||0.9 D|
Bishop command. Sway the battle with prayers.
|Cura||Cure Staff||Heals a lot of HP. Deals damage to zombies.|
|Dispel||Bless Staff||Weakens foe, neutralizing status enhancements.||200||12||—||3|
|Holy||Nirvana Staff||Emits a holy light to deal damage.||300||32||50||3|
|Barrier||Garnet Staff||Raises weapon defense and magic resistance.||300||10||—||3|
|Judge||Cheer Staff||Calls forth judge sword to steal judgement points.||300||6||—||3|
|Water||Spring Staff||Envelops target in a damaging sphere of water.||200||12||34||3|
|Aero||Judge Staff||Creates damaging whorl of wind.||200||12||34||3|
|Break||Snake Staff||Halts metabolization, petrifying target.||200||20||—||3|
|Return Magic||Black Robe||Counters magic attack with the same spell.||300|
|Half MP||Light Robe||Cuts the amount of MP used for abilities by half.||300|
|Pray Combo||Mythril Staff||Ranged combo ability for bishops.||100|
Bishop appears in Final Fantasy Trading Card Game with an Earth-elemental card.
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