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Climbing Mt. Hobs FFIV IOS

Mt. Hobs in the iOS version of Final Fantasy IV.

Mt. Hobs (ホブスのやま, Hobusu no Yama?) is a location in Final Fantasy IV and its sequel, Final Fantasy IV: The After Years. It is a mountain situated between Damcyan and Fabul. According to NPCs in Fabul in The After Years, when a Monk's training reaches a certain level of skill, they are required to make a pilgrimage to Mt. Hobs, where they train to hone their power to it apex.


Final Fantasy IVEdit

Mount Hobs Ice ios

The party gazes at the wall of ice.

FFIV Yang Surrounded GBA

Yang surrounded by enemies.

Cecil Harvey, Rosa Joanna Farrell, Rydia, and Edward Chris von Muir must cross this mountain on the way to Fabul, however, it is protected by a thick layer of ice. Only Rydia, a Summoner, can melt the ice because only she can use Black Magic. However, Rydia is afraid of fire because her village was destroyed in a fire. Rosa comforts her and convinces her to cast the spell. She is able to melt the ice and from thereafter can cast Fire in battle.

On the mountain summit, the group finds Yang Fang Leiden, the captain of the Monks of Fabul, fighting a group of monsters sent by Golbez. He is the only one left alive, and is able to defeat most of the lesser monsters. However, Cecil and his friends are forced to help him defeat the powerful Mom Bomb. After the Mom Bomb is defeated, Cecil and his friends convince Yang to accept their help, and that these monsters were a diversion so Golbez and the Red Wings could attack a defenseless castle. The group then heads for Fabul.

Final Fantasy IV -Interlude-Edit

Cecil, Rosa and Yang traverse Mt. Hobs when they receive word that a troop of Fabul monks were seen being attacked. After rescuing the two monks and fighting off the Dad Bomb, they inform Yang that his wife Sheila is going into labor, and the five continue on to Fabul.

Final Fantasy IV: The After YearsEdit

During Yang's tale, Yang and some monks head to Mt. Hobs to find Ursula, who is fighting enemies, and are all attacked by a Mom Bomb. Afterwards, the party heads towards the Impact Crater to investigate it, and head through Mt. Hobs again when they return to protect the Crystal at Fabul as the Second Battle of Fabul breaks out.


FFIV WM Mount Hobs GBA

Mt. Hobs on the World Map.

Final Fantasy IVEdit

350 accumulated GP 960 accumulated Gil
Cure1 Potion
Heal Gold Needle
Tent Tent
White Arrows x10 Holy Arrows x10

Final Fantasy IV -Interlude-Edit

  • Tent
  • Potion
  • Alarm Clock
  • Gold Needle
  • Remedy
  • Cottage
  • 960 gil
  • Holy Arrows
  • Bronze Hourglass
  • Maiden's Kiss
  • Headband

Final Fantasy IV: The After YearsEdit

  • Potion x4
  • Tent x2
  • Hi-Potion x3
  • Phoenix Down x2
  • Maiden's Kiss
  • Kenpo Gi
  • Decoy
  • Power Armlet

Enemy FormationsEdit

Final Fantasy IVEdit

Skeleton x4 Skeleton x4 Skeleton x4
Spirit x2 Spirit x2 Spirit x2
Spirit x3 Spirit x3 Spirit x3
Spirit x2, Skeleton x2 Spirit x2, Skeleton x2 Spirit x2, Skeleton x2
Spirit x3, Skeleton x2, Red Bone Spirit x3, Skeleton x2, Red Bone Spirit x3, Skeleton x2, Bloodbones
Cocktric x3 Cocatris x3 Cockatrice x3
Gargoyle, Cocktric x2 Gargoyle, Cocatris x2 Gargoyle, Cockatrice x2
Gargoyle x2 Gargoyle x2 Gargoyle x2
Bomb x3 Bomb x3 Bomb x3
Bomb x2, GrayBomb x2 Bomb x2, GrayBomb x2 Bomb x2, Gray Bomb x2
Mombomb (Boss) Mombomb (Boss) Mom Bomb (Boss)

DS FormationsEdit

FFIV Mount Hobs GBA

Mt. Hobs in the Advance version of Final Fantasy IV.

Final Fantasy IV -Interlude-Edit

Final Fantasy IV: The After YearsEdit

East Slope


West Vista

East Trail

West Crossing

West Slope

East Vista


The background music that plays at Mt. Hobs is "Mt. Ordeals".

Other AppearancesEdit

Final Fantasy Record KeeperEdit

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