The Earth Elemental is an elemental enemy in Final Fantasy XII. It is found in the Realm of the Elder Dream or Sundered Earth in Tchita Uplands during cloudy weather. It is docile unless it is attacked or Magick is used nearby. At low levels, players should be careful, as they can be extremely dangerous at this point.
Being an elemental of earth, the essence of any land supporting life. Certain sects worship these elementals as the sacred force that ties men to the land, and they give thanks to the elementals for rich soil and good harvests. Lands with parched soil, devoid of vegetation, are thought to be those where the earth elementals have been eradicated, and no longer protect the soil from depletion.
[view·edit·purge]An elemental is a mythic being described in occult and alchemical works from around the time of the European Renaissance and particularly elaborated in the 16th century works of Paracelsus.