Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Enemy
ニーラ (Nīra)
HP-lrffxiii-icon Strength-lrffxiii-icon MagicStat-lrffxiii-icon
20,000Days 1-6, Normal Mode value. 20 267
KeepThe higher the number, the lower the chance is for the enemy to be interrupted. Launch DisruptionIf the ability used by Lightning has higher Cut than enemy has Keep, this ability can interrupt the enemy.
0 Y Y
Extinction Gil EP
30 120 0.16
FireElement-lrffxiii-icon IceElement-lrffxiii-icon LightningElement-lrffxiii-icon
-100% 150% 100%
WindElement-lrffxiii-icon PhysicalElement-lrffxiii-icon MagicElement-lrffxiii-icon
100% 100% 100%
Status resistanceThe lower the number, the more suspectible the enemy is to the status.
Debrave-ffxiii-icon Defaith-ffxiii-icon Deprotect-ffxiii-icon Deshell-ffxiii-icon
30 30 30 30
Imperil-ffxiii-icon Slow-ffxiii-icon Poison-ffxiii-icon Curse-ffxiii-icon
30 30 30 30
Daze-ffxiii-icon Dispel-ffxiii-icon Quake-lrffxiii-GuideIcon Magnet-lrffxiii-GuideIcon
30 100 30 30
Habitat Luxerion Cathedral (Final Day)
Type Feral Creature
Subtype Small-Scale Enemy
Item drops Flamestrike
Heat Blitz
Holy Forgefire
Abilities Charge
Notes 1: Unleash physical and magic attacks. The effect is greater when the enemy is charging for an attack, or with ice-attribute attacks.

Neela is an enemy that appears in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. It can be found in the Luxerion Cathedral on the Final Day.

Battle Edit

Neela often appear with a Wendigo. Although easy to kill, it can absorb Fire attacks and uses Charge, which deals Fire damage to Lightning.

Strategy Edit

The best strategy is to equip Lightning with Fire accessories to reduce the damage taken from Neela's Charge attack and use Ice-elemental attacks.

Stagger Edit

Stagger Conditions
Condition Stagger Point Stagger Decay Max Preservation Preservation Decay
Default 400 5 600 50
Stagger Power: all attacks x0.2 (x0.5 during Charge), all Ice-imbued attacks x1 (x1.5 during Charge)
Condition Duration Added Effect Effect Duration Iterative Resistance
Staggered 8s Exposed 10s 0
No further staggering
Damage: all attacks x2

Etymology Edit

Neela is a feminine name of Indian origin meaning "blue". It originates from Hindi and Sanskrit. The enemy is red, however.

Related enemies Edit