The Imperial Magus is an enemy in Final Fantasy XII found in every Archadian structure. Stronger than the Imperial Hoplite, they will cast strong magick spells on the party. In the Zodiac versions, one is also fought in the Stage 7 of the Trial Mode.

Bestiary entryEdit

Note: All Imperial soldiers share one bestiary entry.

Page 1: Imperial SoldierEdit

Being the rank and file of the Archadian Imperial Army. The greater part of the Imperial army is comprised of swordsmen. In addition are hoplites in heavy armor for charging enemy fortifications, mages for ranged support, and others still for various more specialized roles.

Page 2: MastiffEdit

Dogs specially trained for battle. Their ability to follow commands and unswerving loyalty make them a vital part of the Imperial war machine. Training takes place at the hands of skilled "beast tamers", with a mastiff usually requiring two to three years before it is ready to see combat.


Lv. 3 - 4


Dreadnought (low lv)

Dreadnought (high lv)


Magus is the Latin word for "wizard". Its plural is Magi.

Related enemiesEdit