A coalescence of psychotic energy. Steals MP with Mindshock.
Final Fantasy VI PlayStation Bestiary entry

The Psychos is an enemy in Final Fantasy VI.

Stats Edit

Final Fantasy VI enemy stats
#186#187 (GBA) #188
#078 #079 (Mobile/PC) #080
Names Location Type Other information
SNES: Psychot
PS: Psychot
GBA: Psychos
Mobile/PC: Psychos
Narshe Mines, Narshe Cliffs None N/A
Level HP MP Attack Magic
32 900 55 14 10
Defense Magic Defense Magic Evasion Speed Hit Rate
165 125 0 33 100
Evasion EXP Gil
0 347 275
Elemental affinities
Fire-icon-ffvi Ice-icon-ffvi Lightning-icon-ffvi Poison-icon-ffvi Holy-icon-ffvi
-100%Absorbs 200% 100% 100% 100%
Earth-icon-ffvi Wind-icon-ffvi Water-icon-ffvi Restorative Instant Death
100% 100% 100% -100%Absorbs 100%
Statuses and immunities
Blind Zombie Poison Magitek Invisible Imp Petrify Death Doom Critical
Immune - Immune - - Immune Immune Immune Immune -
Image Silence Berserk Confuse Sap Sleep Float Regen Slow Haste
- - - - - Immune Auto - - -
Stop Shell Protect Reflect Meteor Strike Libra Sketch Control Fractional Invincible
- - - - Immune - - - Immune -
Items (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Steal Item dropped Metamorphose
(Miss rate: 0%)
[100%In both steal slots, leading to 100% chance.] Potion [87.5%] Potion

[Slot 1 (25%)]Antidote
[Slot 2 (25%)]Green Cherry
[Slot 3 (25%)]Eyedrops
[Slot 4 (25%)]Gold Needle
Morph ID: 0
Abilities (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Attack Abilities Rage Sketch Control & Confuse
Normal Attack: Unarmed
Special Attack: Mindshock (Absorbs MP)
None Attack, Lifeshaver Mindshock, Lifeshaver Attack, Mindshock, Lifeshaver

Battle Edit

They have low HP and their special attack Mindshock absorbs MP from a single target.

Strategy Edit

They can be defeated easily with Blizzara, which is advisable if they attack in groups with other enemies.

Formations Edit

Number Enemies Encounter flags Introduction flag Musical theme Magic AP
Norm.Normal Back Surr.Surrounded Side
277 Wizard x2, Psychos x3 Y Y Y Y Sides, individual Battle 2
278 Garm x2, Psychos x2 Y Y Y Y Sides, individual Battle 1
279 Psychos x6 Y Y Y Y Sides, individual Battle 2

AI script Edit

Attack Turns:
1st Turn: Attack (66%) or Nothing (33%)
2nd Turn: Attack (66%) or Mindshock (33%)

Other appearances Edit

Final Fantasy Record Keeper Edit



The Psychos from Final Fantasy VI appears as an enemy in Final Fantasy Record Keeper.

Gallery Edit

Etymology Edit

psycho- is a prefix that forms terms relating to the soul, the mind, or to psychology.

Related enemies Edit