Before you fight this foe, several Piranha will appear. El Nino is very strong, so make sure you restore your party before you challenge this boss.
Final Fantasy VI PlayStation Bestiary entry

The Rhizopas is a boss in Final Fantasy VI. It is fought at Baren Falls by Sabin and Cyan.

Stats Edit

Final Fantasy VI enemy stats
#284#285 (GBA) #286
☆282☆001 (Mobile/PC) ☆002
Names Location Type Other information
SNES: Rizopas
PS: Rizopas
GBA: Rhizopas
Mobile/PC: Rhizopas
Baren Falls (Baron Falls(in SNES)) None Harder to run from. The party cannot escape.
Level HP MP Attack Magic
13 775 39 14 3
Defense Magic Defense Magic Evasion Speed Hit Rate
110 175 0 0 100
Evasion EXP Gil
0 0 0
Elemental affinities
Fire-icon-ffvi Ice-icon-ffvi Lightning-icon-ffvi Poison-icon-ffvi Holy-icon-ffvi
100% 100% 200% 100% 100%
Earth-icon-ffvi Wind-icon-ffvi Water-icon-ffvi Restorative Instant Death
100% 100% -100%Absorbs -100%Absorbs 100%
Statuses and immunities
Blind Zombie Poison Magitek Invisible Imp Petrify Death Doom Critical
- - 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 Immune -
Items (GBA/Mobile/PC)
Steal Item dropped Metamorphose
(Miss rate: 100%)
None [100%In both item drop slots, leading to 100%.] Remedy [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(Immune) & Confuse
Normal Attack: Unarmed
Special Attack: Hit (Level 1 = Attack x 1.5)
Megavolt, Blizzard, El Niño None Attack, Hit Attack, Hit

Battle Edit

If not properly prepared, it can be a frustrating boss, as its El Niño attack is very powerful. The player should use Cyan's Fang attack with Sabin's Raging Fist to kill the Rhizopas before it gets a chance to use El Niño.

Formations Edit

Number Enemies Encounter flags Introduction flag Musical theme Magic AP
Norm.Normal Back Surr.Surrounded Side
079 Opinicus Fish x2, Opinicus Fish x3, Rhizopas Y N N N Out of water Battle 1
Opinicus Fish special event flag. Prevent triple 7 for Joker's Death.

AI script Edit

Attack Turns:
1st Turn: Attack (33%) or Bite (33%) or Megavolt (33%)

Attack (33%) or Blizzard (66%)

2nd Turn: El Niño (33%) or Attack (66%)

Other appearancesEdit

Pictlogica Final FantasyEdit


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Final Fantasy Record Keeper Edit


FFRK Rhizopas FFVI

Rhizopas appears as an enemy in Final Fantasy Record Keeper.

Gallery Edit

Related enemies Edit