The Gidrah is a three-headed monster from Final Fantasy Mystic Quest. It resides at the top of the Giant Tree in Alive Forest and rules over the monsters infecting the tree. It enters battle with two Skuldiers and uses Wind and Earth-elemental attacks. After Benjamin and Kaeli defeat it, the tree carries them across the forest, allowing them to proceed to Windia.
The creature's triple-headed nature and its name are both references to King Ghidorah, a three-headed dragon from the popular Godzilla film series.
In the Japanese version, the creature is known as "Chimera". chimera is a fire-breathing monster, one of the offspring of Typhon and Echidna. It is commonly represented with a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail in Greek mythology. In modern usage, the term chimera is often taken to mean any sort of hybrid between two or more species.The
The German versions of the game refer to the creature as "El Diablo," a Spanish phrase meaning "the devil".