The Imperial Swordsman is an Imperial Army/Imperial-type enemy in Final Fantasy XII. They are fought in Garamsythe Waterway as an event boss. Later, they are located in every Archadian structure, but compared to other Imperial soldiers, they are not that tough.

Two are fought in the Zodiac versions' Trial Mode Stage 7 alongside two Judges and an Imperial Magus.

Bestiary entryEdit

Leviathan battle

Imperial Swordsman on Dreadnought Leviathan.

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.


Related EnemiesEdit