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Hornet (Final Fantasy VI)

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A wasp with a big stinger. Its IronNeedle looks bad, but it's not poisonous.
Final Fantasy VI PlayStation Bestiary entry

The Hornet is an enemy in Final Fantasy VI.

Stats Edit

Final Fantasy VI enemy stats
#011#012 (GBA) #013
#008 #009 (Mobile/PC) #010
Names Location Type Other information
SNES: Hornet
PS: Hornet
GBA: Hornet
Mobile/PC: Hornet
South Figaro Cave None N/A
Level HP MP Attack Magic
6 92 0 16 10
Defense Magic Defense Magic Evasion Speed Hit Rate
0 150 0 30 100
Evasion EXP Gil
0 48 64
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
- - - - - Immune - - - -
Image Silence Berserk Confuse Sap Sleep Float Regen Slow Haste
- - - - - - Auto - - -
Stop Shell Protect Reflect Meteor Strike Libra Sketch Control Fractional Invincible
- - - - Immune - - - - -
Items (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Steal Item dropped Metamorphose
(Miss rate: 0%)
[100%In both steal slots, leading to 100% chance.] Potion None [Slot 1 (25%)]Antidote
[Slot 2 (25%)]Green Cherry
[Slot 3 (25%)]Eyedrops
[Slot 4 (25%)]Gold Needle
Morph ID: 0
Abilities (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Attack Abilities Rage Sketch Control & Confuse
Normal Attack: Ice Rod
Special Attack: Iron Stinger (Level 1 = Attack x 1.5)
None Attack, Iron Stinger Attack, Iron Stinger Attack, Iron Stinger

Battle Edit

It often attacks in groups, but has no special attacks and is no threat. Edgar's Auto Crossbow is very effective for taking out groups of them at once.

Formations Edit

Number Enemies Encounter flags Introduction flag Musical theme Magic AP
Norm.Normal Back Surr.Surrounded Side
005 Hornet x2, Foper x3 Y Y N N Sides, individual Battle 1
013 Hornet x2 Y Y N N Sides, individual Battle 1
015 Hornet, Urok x2 Y Y N N Sides, individual Battle 1

AI script Edit

Attack Turns:
1st Turn: Attack (66%) or Nothing (33%)
2nd Turn: Attack (66%) or Iron Stinger (33%)

Etymology Edit

Hornets are the largest eusocial wasps. Some species can reach up to 5.5 cm (2.2 in) in length. Most species make exposed nests in trees and shrubs, but some build their nests underground or in other cavities.

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