A cheerful and outgoing Al Bhed who also happens to be Yuna's cousin. She becomes Yuna's Guardian, struggling to find a way to help Yuna fulfill her pilgrimage without having to sacrifice her life.
Rikku is a playable character in Final Fantasy Record Keeper who could be recruited during the Challenge Event Defying Fate as the First Time Reward for completing the event's Dome - The Beyond stage on Classic difficulty. She has also appeared in Eternal Calm as well as Go Go Gullwings!.
Rikku is a Guardian, whose combat role is Physical Support.
Rikku is a natural Thief as well as a Machinist. Her weapon selection, however, is reflective of a Monk. She is neither strong nor weak in her core physical stats, but is short on defense.
Rikku can use Support abilities up to rarity rank 3, Celerity abilities up to rarity rank 5, Thief abilities up to rarity rank 5, Bard abilities up to rarity rank 4, Dancer abilities up to rarity rank 3, and Sharpshooter abilities up to rarity rank 5.
Her default Soul Break is Grenade which at the expense of one Soul Gauge segment deals physical damage to all targets. The fist Buster Claw (X) allows Rikku to use Hazardous Shell which at the expense of one Soul Gauge segment deals physical damage to all targets with a moderate chance to Sap them. The shield Guardian Targe (X) allows Rikku to use Hyper NulAll which at the expense of one Soul Gauge segment temporarily raises the party's Attack and Resistance.
She can equip accessories.