Bulletproof Vest (防弾チョッキ or 防弾ベスト, Bōdan Chokki or Bōdan Besuto?), also known as Protect Vest and Ballistic Vest, is a recurring accessory in the series. It also appeared as armor.
Protect Vest is an accessory that increases Vitality by 10. It can be bought for 3500 gil in Rocket Town, dropped from Rufus, and found at the Battle Square (win all 8 battles when searching for Keystone).
Bulletproof Vest is an accessory that increases Shot Resistance by 10%. It can be bought for 2000 gil at Wiz Chocobo Post, Lestallum, Coernix Station - Cauthess, and Verinas Mart and sells for 1000 gil. it can be dropped by Imperial Rifleman (1%), Imperial Sniper (1%), and Battery Soldier (1%).
Ballistic Vest is an accessory that increases ballistic resistance by 5%.
A bulletproof vest, ballistic vest or bullet-resistant vest is an item of personal armor that helps absorb the impact from firearm-fired projectiles and shrapnel from explosions, and is worn on the torso.