- Employs wounding attacks that reduce maximum HP. - Capable of inflicting Deshell.
Pantopoda is an enemy in Final Fantasy XIII-2. It is first fought in Serah'sdream world, although it can be found in Academia 500 AF afterward. It will also spawn together with groups of Pleuston, and should be prioritized since it employs wounding spells as well as inflicting Deshell. Their HP isn't significant and the fight should not be a difficult one. The Pantopoda is also a good farming enemy, since it may drop a Potent Booster or even a vial of Phoenix Blood.
The Pantopoda, like most other large rift beasts, is a Saboteur.
The Pantopoda is a Saboteur. It has a very balanced in terms of stat development, and if only potent materials are used, it's Strength and Magic stats will remain mainly identical. It learns skills mainly similiar with that of the initial party, with the exception of Deshell II and Painga. It otherwise boasts a moderate resistance versus Dispel and learns First Strike, but other, higher-leveled Saboteurs easily outmatch it.