The Death Manticore is an enemy found in the Dawn of Souls and succeeding versions of the original Final Fantasy. Despite being a relatively weak enemy for the point in the game that you meet them, they have high Agility. Physical attacks are best for defeating them, as they also have fairly high Magic Defense.
manticore is a Persian legendary creature similar to the Egyptian sphinx. It has the body of a lion, the head of a human, and the tail of a scorpion. The name means "man eater."The