Final Fantasy X-2Edit


Beginning of battleEdit

Bring it, punk.

Well, well, well.

Here comes the hurt.

This is your lucky day.

With YunaEdit

Paine: Come get some!
Yuna: Paine gets all the good lines.

Paine: I got this!
Yuna: Hey! I wanna fight, too!

Paine: All yours, Yuna.
Yuna: Where are you going?

Yuna: Piece of cake?
Paine: Where's the fun in that?

Yuna: Don't get careless.
Paine: Who? Me?

With RikkuEdit

Rikku: Doctor P. is in the house!
Paine: Stop that.

Rikku: I could do this blindfolded.
Paine: Go ahead.

Rikku: I'm gonna kick you in the spleen!
Paine: Spleen?

Rikku: You're not getting away!
Paine: Confident, huh?

Rikku: Oh, I need a nap.
Paine: Maybe later.
Critical status

With Yuna and RikkuEdit

Yuna: Gimme a Y!
Rikku: Gimme an R!
Paine: Gimme a break...

Rikku: Let's finish this lickity-split!
Yuna: Think we can break our record?
Paine: Let's just win.

Paine: Guess I'll take a break.
Rikku: What?!
Yuna: Hey, we need you.

Rikku: Think this will be hard?
Paine: Only one way to find out.
Yuna: Well, what are we waiting for?

Paine: Easy.
Yuna: You really think so?
Rikku: Less talk, more fight!

Yuna: Bring it!
Rikku: She's sure getting into this.
Paine: She's trying.

Story-related encountersEdit

Chapter OneEdit

—Fighting Goons or She-Goons in Luca during the first mission.

Them again?
—Against Ormi, Logos, and Leblanc at Floating Ruins.

Hi there, creepy crawly.
—Against Boris.

Chapter TwoEdit

You guys deserve a medal.
—Against Logos, Ormi, and Fem-Goon on the Djose Highroad.

Fight! You have to!
—Against Bahamut.

Chapter FourEdit

Isn't this cute.
—Against Zalamander.

Chapter FiveEdit

Yuna: Ready?
Rikku: Let's kick some tail!
Paine: You're on!
—Against Vegnagun (tail).

Paine: Leblanc never stood a chance against this thing.
Rikku: Well, we've got a "leg" up on her.
Yuna: Save the jokes for later.
—Against Vegnagun (leg), Node A, Node B, and Node C.

Yuna: It's so big.
Rikku: Woohoo, no more climbing!
Paine: Could you please focus?
—Against Vegnagun (body), Right Bulwark, and Left Bulwark.

Yuna: Shuyin!
Paine: It can't end like this.
Rikku: I'm getting ticked off!
—Against Vegnagun (head), Right Redoubt, and Left Redoubt.

Rikku: You just don't get it, do you?
Paine: It's no good, he's not listening.
Yuna: Shuyin, please stop this!
—Against Shuyin.

Changing DresspheresEdit

You're no challenge. Just target practice.
So, who wants to be my first target?
Wherever you go, my bullets will find you.
You need some speed-holes.
—After changing into Gunner.

This gun hungers for magic. Let's see what you've got.
Everyone has a weakness and I'll find yours.
Time for a fiend hunt!
The magical mayhem begins.
—After changing into Gun Mage.

I'm in a generous mood. Get ready for lots of presents with your name on them.
I feel like splurging.
What shall we mix up today?
What I use, I intend to get back.
—After changing into Alchemist.

I'm gonna carve you up.
All I need is my sword.
Don't bother blocking.
—After changing into Warrior.

Hmm, I think this blade could use a new sheath. Any volunteers?
I'm not picky about who I cut to pieces.
Time for you to split.
Don't get too close.
—After changing into Samurai.

Darkness is my ally. Those who cross me shall know its wrath.
The shadows will swiftly devour you.
Sleep in the darkness.
The night beckons.
—After changing into Dark Knight.

No holding back now. It's all or nothing.
Once the fire starts, there's no putting it out!
If you're gonna bring it, bring it!
Whatever it takes.
—After changing into Berserker.

No holding back. If you can't keep up, stay off my dance floor.
I'll take you places you've never been.
So, all I have to do is sing and dance?
I guess we can win this way, too.
—After changing into Songstress.

Time to teach you a thing or two about black magic.
The endless power of the world in my hands?
Can't you just feel the magic?
Fried or boiled? What will it be?
—After changing into Black Mage.

I'll heal you if I have to, but don't get careless.
You handle offense.
I'll heal. You do the rest.
I've got you covered.
—After changing into White Mage.

Watch out. Items aren't the only thing I can steal.
So much to steal, so little time...
Your purse is looking a little heavy.
Allow me to lighten your load.
—After changing into Thief.

That look in your eyes. You'll serve me well.
And now, the hunt begins.
Have you sighted your prey?
I'm counting on you.
—After changing into Trainer.

Don't think it's just a game. Your life is on the line.
Care to try your luck?
So, what's your wager?
Would you like to play a game?
—After changing into Lady Luck.

I suppose it wouldn't hurt to have a little fun.
Maybe we don't party enough?
It's my party, so you'll cry if I want you to!
—After changing into Festivalist.

This will be over before you know it.
If you think you're going to survive, think again.
—After changing into Psychic

Don't. Say. A word.
We're getting desperate.
Don't judge a book by its cover.
Laugh and I'll hurt you.
—After changing into Mascot.

You have picked your last fight.
Beg, vermin.
What's that you say? You wanna get hurt?
A nicer person might let you go.
—After changing into Full Throttle.

Dressphere AbilitiesEdit

General CommandsEdit

You had your chance to run.

I'm gonna miss you.


Kiss me.

Shimete yaru! (Translation: I'm going to get you!)
Sore! (Translation: Take this!)
Ja na. (Translation: Bye.)
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Hand it over.
I take what I want.
Show me your goods.
I need this more than you do.
—Using Steal or Flimflam abilities

Items aren't all that can be stolen.
—Using Flimflam abilities

Alms for the poor.
Don't spend it all in one place.
Thrift is for losers.
—Using Spare Change/Bribe abilities


This is the part where you get hurt.
—Using Excalibur


Try and keep up.
Step to this.
Don't make me dance alone.
—Using Dance abilities

Name that tune!
This'll stir your soul!
*scats first part of Paine's Theme*
*scats second part of Paine's Theme*
—Using Sing abilities

Black MageEdit

Allow me to burst your bubble.
What goes around, comes around.
Now we're even.
—Casting MP Absorb, Drain, or Osmose

Smoking's bad for you.
Ashes to ashes
Light my fire.
—When using fire-elemental magic.

Ice, ice, baby.
Am I cold?
Serve chilled!
—When using ice-elemental magic.

Searing light!
Hmph. Shocking!
Lightning flash, thunder crash!
—When using lightning-elemental magic.

Hold your breath.
Wake up.
You could use a bath.
—When using water-elemental magic.

White MageEdit

Perk up. Now.
That's just a scratch.
Alright. Let's finish this.
Don't get carried away.
Don't worry, I've got your back.
—When using White Magic

Gun MageEdit

Guess what's coming next?
I use what I have.
...and you thought they were lead.
—Using Blue Bullet abilities

This one's got your name on it.
Sometimes you just have to bite the bullet.
–Using Fiend Hunter abilities

Spill it.
Knowing is half the battle.
So, what's your secret?
—Using Scan


Always have a plan 'B'.
Hey, look what I found!
I'm full of surprises.
—Using Stash abilities

I'm figuring this out as I go.
Sorry if I screw this up...
Is there a trick to this?
—Using Mix

Dark KnightEdit

There's enough Paine to go around.
No pain, no gain.
I guess there's no choice...
—When using Darkness


Keep your eye on the blade.
I'll be taking your life now.
This may sting a little.
—Using Zantetsu

Lady LuckEdit

Don't write off the power of luck.
Cross your fingers.
The luck of the wicked.
—Using Two Dice or Four Dice abilities

Here goes...
–Using Tantalize


No turning back now!
I hate to do this to you!
–Using Berserk (ability)

How far can you fly?
Come again!
–Using Eject



Your quarry awaits!
Make your master proud.
Do your worst.
–Using Flurry abilities

That's our enemy. Remove the enemy!
Finish this!
–Using Carrier Flurry

Save some for your friends!
–Using Maulwings!

The early bird catches the worm.
Good girl!


This is gonna hurt!
Might as well have some fun.
You know you want it!
The party is just getting started.
This'll be a good one.
This is kinda fun.
—Using Festivities abilities



Full ThrottleEdit


Now you've made me angry.
—Using Sword Dance

Dextral WingEdit
Sinistral WingEdit

Using ItemEdit

Using EscapeEdit

—Deals zero damage or misses

Killing BlowEdit

Too easy.



Child's play.

Did that hurt?

Another flawless victory.

Turned on?

Works for me.

Nice knowing you.

We've got bigger fish to fry.



That wasn't much fun.

Over already?

Well... that certainly wasn't dull.
That was a workout.
Guess I'm getting sloppy.
Huh. That's it?
Let's put that behind us.
Critical status

With YunaEdit

Yuna: We won!
Paine: An empty win.

Paine & Yuna: All right!

Yuna: Hooh...
Paine: Don't let your guard down.
Critical status

Paine: You alright?
Yuna: I guess...
Critical status

With RikkuEdit

Paine: Thank you.
Rikku: Come again!

Paine: Sorry we had to win.
Rikku: I'm not!


I failed.
How embarrassing.

So this is it?

You're... no pushover.

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Final Fantasy X-2: Last MissionEdit

Changing DresspheresEdit

Who gets it first?
—After changing into Gunner.

This is going to be easy.
—After changing into Gun Mage.

I'm not holding anything back.
—After changing to Alchemist.

I'll end this.
—After changing into Warrior.

If it bleeds I can cut it.
—After changing into Samurai.

I command the shadows.
—After changing into Dark Knight.

You better stay out of my way.
—After changing into Berserker.

You want me to sing?
—After changing into Songstress.

Let me concentrate.
—After changing into Black Mage.

Let's keep things steady.
—After changing into White Mage.

I'll make this fast.
—After changing into Thief.

Find something to hurt.
—After changing into Trainer.

So the game begins.
—After changing into Lady Luck.

Anything but this...
—After changing into Mascot.

This might get a little out of hand.
—After changing into Psychic.

Let's get to it!
—After changing into Festivalist.

I really should change.
Who has something to say?
I can fight in anything.
—After changing into any dressphere.

I never thought I'd wear this again.
—After changing into a Leblanc Syndicate member.

Take care of this...
All yours.
Be my guest.
—Before switching to another character.