Final Fantasy XIII-2 Enemy
プリューストン (Puryūsuton)
HP FFXIII-2 Strength Icon FFXIII-2 Magic Icon
6,550 35 110
Stagger Icon FFXIII Chain Icon FFXIII
150% 50
Keep Launch Libra
10 Weakness 20
CP Gil
75 180
Fire Icon FFXIII Ice Icon FFXIII Lightning Icon FFXIII
- - -
Wind Icon FFXIII Physical Icon FFXIII Magical Icon FFXIII
- - -
Status resistanceThe lower the number, the more suspectible the enemy is to the status.
Deprotect-ffxiii-icon Deshell-ffxiii-icon Slow-ffxiii-icon Poison-ffxiii-icon Imperil-ffxiii-icon
30% 30% 30% 30% 30%
Curse-ffxiii-icon Pain-ffxiii-icon Fog-ffxiii-icon Debrave-ffxiii-icon Defaith-ffxiii-icon
30% 30% 30% 30% 30%
Daze-ffxiii-icon Wound Death-ffxiii-icon Dispel-ffxiii-icon Provoke-ffxiii-icon
30% - 30% - 30%
Location Academia -500 AF-
Type Rift Beast
Subtype Vermin
Recruit Chance 10%
Common Drop Potent Orb (30%)
Rare Drop Potent Essence (5%)
Abilities Aero, Fire
Notes - Attacks quickly and relentlessly.

The Pleuston is an enemy that appears in Final Fantasy XIII-2.


This enemy appears alongside groups of Pantopoda.

Paradigm PackEdit

Once tamed, the Pleuston becomes a Ravager. It is a Well-Grown monster surpassed by a similar enemy, the Nekton. At level 10, the Pleuston learns Overwhelm, an ability useful for infusion.

Tameable Monster
Name Pleuston Role Ravager
Traits Well-Grown - Balanced - Modest
Composition Biological Start Grade Monster Grade 3
Max Level 45 HP 1,025
Strength 60 Magic 85
ATB Segments 3 Stages 3
Innate Affinities N/A
Feral Link Tornado (Inflict magic damage to the target and nearby foes. Input type: Multiple)
Ability Type Level Infusible
Thunder Command Initial Y
Attack: ATB Charge II Passive Initial N
Resist Magic +05% Passive 4 Y
Overwhelm Auto 10 Y
Magic +10% Passive 16 Y
Aero Command 22 Y
Resist Physical +15% Passive 29 Y
Magic +16% Passive 33 Y
Sparkstrike Command 36 N
Fearsiphon Auto 41 Y
Resist Physical +26% Passive 43 Y
Magic +20% Passive 44 Y
Thundara Command 45 Y


Pleuston is "a buoyant mat of weeds, algae, and associated organisms that floats on or near the surface of a lake, river, or other body of fresh water."

Related enemiesEdit

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