The Goblin, also known as Imp, is an enemy from the game Final Fantasy IV. It is the weakest enemy in the game and attacks in large groups; sometimes as many as eight Goblins appear at once. They are easy to kill and can drop the rare Goblin spell for Rydia.

A short, humanoid creature. It wields a sword in all the versions except the Nintendo DS where it wields an axe. It has a large curved nose, pointed ears and horns. It wears a green outfit with light brown shoulder armor and boots (on the Nintendo DS version it has dark brown pants).



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Final Fantasy All the Bravest Edit

Goblin ATB

Goblin is fought in Cornelia's Tract. It uses Takedown and gives a Mythril Knife upon defeat. Its description reads: It is said that there is a goblin at the start of any adventure worth having.

Final Fantasy Record Keeper Edit


Goblin from Final Fantasy IV appears as an enemy in Final Fantasy Record Keeper.

Etymology Edit

A goblin is a small, mischievous creature found in many European folk tales and legends. The word "goblin" comes from the Norman French word Gobelinus, the name of a ghost that haunted the town of Évreux in the 12th century.

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Final Fantasy IV -Interlude- Edit

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years Edit