This monter's powerful Gore can take a character out with a single blow.
Final Fantasy VI PlayStation Bestiary entry

The Gorgias is an enemy in Final Fantasy VI.

Stats Edit

Final Fantasy VI enemy stats
#018#019 (GBA) #020
#108 #109 (Mobile/PC) #110
Names Location Type Other information
SNES: Tusker
PS: Tusker
GBA: Gorgias
Mobile/PC: Gorgias
Mt. Kolts None Delivers Critical Hits when in Imp status.
Level HP MP Attack Magic
10 270 100 28 10
Defense Magic Defense Magic Evasion Speed Hit Rate
100 135 0 30 100
Evasion EXP Gil
0 163 102
Elemental affinities
Fire-icon-ffvi Ice-icon-ffvi Lightning-icon-ffvi Poison-icon-ffvi Holy-icon-ffvi
200% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Earth-icon-ffvi Wind-icon-ffvi Water-icon-ffvi Restorative Instant Death
100% 100% 100% -100%Absorbs 100%
Statuses and immunities
Blind Zombie Poison Magitek Invisible Imp Petrify Death Doom Critical
- - - - - - - - - -
Image Silence Berserk Confuse Sap Sleep Float Regen Slow Haste
- - - - - - - - - -
Stop Shell Protect Reflect Meteor Strike Libra Sketch Control Fractional Invincible
- - - - - - - - - -
Items (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Steal Item dropped Metamorphose
(Miss rate: 28.6%)
[87.5%Applies when successful; success based on users' level, doubles with Thief's Bracer.] Potion
[12.5%Applies when successful; success based on users' level, doubles with Thief's Bracer.] Hi-Potion
[87.5%] Gold Needle

[Slot 1 (25%)]Dried Meat
[Slot 2 (25%)]Dried Meat
[Slot 3 (25%)]Dried Meat
[Slot 4 (25%)]Dried Meat
Morph ID: 2
Abilities (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Attack Abilities Rage Sketch Control & Confuse
Normal Attack: Dragon Claws
Special Attack: Gore (Level 2 = Attack x 2)
None Attack, Snowstorm Gore, Snowstorm Attack, Gore

Battle Edit

They can counter most physical attacks, and their special attack Gore is powerful. A good strategy is to have Terra cast Fire spells and Edgar use his AutoCrossbow, as both will do heavy damage to them.

Formations Edit

Number Enemies Encounter flags Introduction flag Musical theme Magic AP
Norm.Normal Back Surr.Surrounded Side
016 Gorgias x2 Y Y Y Y Sides, individual Battle 1
028 Trillium, Gorgias, Cirpius x2 Y Y N Y Sides, individual Battle 1
031 Gorgias, Cirpius x3 Y Y N Y Sides, individual Battle 1

AI script Edit

Attack Turns:
1st Turn: Attack (100%)

If attacked by "Attack": Gore (33%)

Etymology Edit

Gorgias called "the Nihilist," was a Greek sophist, Italiote, pre-Socratic philosopher and rhetorician who was a native of Leontini in Sicily. Along with Protagoras, he forms the first generation of Sophists.

Related enemies Edit