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Sleep in Final Fantasy.

A spellblade technique that disrupts circadian rhythms, sending the targets into immediate slumber.
—Description, Final Fantasy Tactics.

Sleep (スリプル, Suripuru?, lit. Sleepel), also called Slep, is a recurring magic spell, usually in the Black Magic category, that inflicts the status of the same name. It is usually one of the earliest Black Magic spells obtained. Some games have an upgraded versions of the spell, called Sleepra and Sleepga.

See also: Repose


Final FantasyEdit

Black Mage - SLEP

Sleep, known as SLEP in the NES release and Sleep1 in the Final Fantasy Origins release, is a Level 1 Black Magic spell that can be bought in Cornelia and can be learned by the Black Mage, Black Wizard, Red Mage, Red Wizard, and Ninja Job classes. It inflicts Sleep on all enemies.

The spell has a low success rate. In the Dawn of Souls and subsequent releases the spell costs 3 MP to cast. Sleep can be cast by Ogre Mage, Beholder, Rakshasa, Water Naga, Spirit Naga, Astos, and Lich.

Final Fantasy IIEdit

Sleep is a Black Magic spell which puts one or all enemies to sleep. The success rate increases with the spell's level. Any character can learn Sleep by having them use the Sleep Tome (called the Sleep Scroll in the Origins release).

Sleep Tome
Effect Allows the target to learn Sleep when used outside of battle. Casts Sleep VIII on all enemies when used in battle.
Buy In N/A
Find In Tropical Island
Won From Dark Soul, Ogre Mage
Cost N/A

Sleep IV can be cast by Goblin Prince, Magician, and Ogre Mage; Sleep VI is exclusive to Specter; and Sleep XVI is exclusive to Vampire Lady.

Final Fantasy IIIEdit

Sleep is a Level 1 Black Magic spell that has an accuracy of 15% and can be bought for 100 gil at Kazus, Tozus, and the Vikings' Cove, while a free one can be found in the Altar Cave. It can also be used through the item Sheep Pillow. The enemy Pugman is capable of using the spell against the party.

Final Fantasy IVEdit

Sleep is a Black Magic spell Rydia can use, both at Level 8 while as a child, and again automatically when she rejoins as an adult. It has a casting time of 3, and costs 12 MP in the SNES, PS, GBA and PSP vefrsions, and 15 MP in the DS and mobile versions. It can also be cast by using the Sleep Blade as an item.

It has an accuracy of 50% in SNES, PS, GBA and PSP versions, and 55% in DS and mobile versions. The spell is more effective the more Agility the caster has. Hiroyuki Ito is the only enemy in the game to cast the spell, and only on himself.

Final Fantasy IV -Interlude-Edit

Sleep returns as a Black Magic spell in the sequel of Final Fantasy IV. The imposter Rydia along with Palom and Rydia already known the spell. It inflicts Sleep to one or all enemies at the cost of 12 MP.

Final Fantasy IV: The After YearsEdit

Sleep is a Black Magic spell that Fusoya, Palom, Rydia, Biggs, and the Black Mage start with, while Leonora learns it at level 22. It costs 12 MP to cast.

Final Fantasy VEdit

Sleep is a level 2 Black Magic spell, bought in Karnak and Crescent for 300 gil. It costs 3 MP to cast. Sleep can be cast by Ricard Mage, Siren, and Sleepy. The player may utilize this ability by catching and releasing a Sleepy. Sleep is one of the spells that can be cast from the Wonder Wand for free.

Final Fantasy VIEdit

Sleep is an Effect spell that cost 5 MP to cast. It can be learned through Siren at a x10 rate. It has a 111 Hit rate and is vulnerable to Runic. Sleep can be cast by Level 40 Magic, Level 70 Magic, Magic, Wizard, Abaddon, and Intangir.

Sleep is an Added Ability to the Zwill Crossblade weapon.

Final Fantasy VIIEdit

Sleepel is automatically on the Seal Materia and costs 8 MP to cast and has 72% base accuracy. Seal Materia can be purchased in Junon for 3,000 gil. The enemies Eligor, SOLDIER:3rd, Crown Lance, Bahba Velamyu, Ironite, and Goblin, as well as the bosses Godo, Bizarro∙Sephiroth, and Helletic Hojo all use the spell against the party.

Final Fantasy VIIIEdit

Sleep can be drawn from several early enemies and can be junctioned to stats. Casting Sleep in battle increases compatibility with Doomtrain by 1 and with Siren by 0.6, but lowers compatibility with Cerberus and Carbuncle by 0.2. When Magic Booster is used in the 2013 PC re-release, the player's inventory gains 100 Sleep spells, among other basic spells.

Draw from Level 1-100: Belhelmel, Funguar, Gayla, Granaldo, Grat, Guard
Level 1-30: Fastitocalon
Draw Points Centra Excavation Site
Refine ST Mag-RF: 1 Sleep Powder refines into 20 Sleeps
HP-J Str-J Vit-J Mag-J Spr-J Spd-J Eva-J Hit-J Luk-J
+1 +0.06 +0.05 +0.12 +0.1 +0.04 +0.04 +0.03 +0.02
Elem-Atk-J Elem-Def-J ST-Atk-J ST-Def-J
no effect no effect Sleep +1.0% Sleep +1.0%

Final Fantasy IXEdit

[[Sleep is a Black Magic spell available to Vivi learned from the Flame Staff. It costs 10 MP to cast, and can be learned for 20 AP. The spell has a 50% Accuracy. It can be reflected and works with Return Magic. Sleep can be used by both Abomination and Grimlock.

Final Fantasy XEdit

Only Yunalesca's first form uses Sleep.

Final Fantasy X-2Edit

Sleep is part of the Dark Knight's Arcana skill set, however it is not learned via the dressphere, only becoming available when equipping the Dream Shock accessory or the Garment Grid Restless Sleep.

Sleep can also be used via Yuna's Festivalist dressphere ability Flare Sandals. Sleep can be cast by Duo, Elma, Insect Matriarch, Tonberry (Oversoul), and Watcher-S.

Final Fantasy XIEdit

Final Fantasy XI Spell
MP: 19
Effect: Puts an enemy to sleep.
Duration: 60 Seconds
Casting Time: 2.5 Seconds
Recast Time: 30 Seconds
Magic Type: Enfeebling Magic
Element: Darkness
Jobs: BLM 20, RDM 25, DRK 30, SCH 30, GEO 35

Sleep is a Black Magic spell available to Black Mages, Red Mages, Dark Knights, and Geomancers. Scholars are also able to use this spell while under the effects of Addendum: Black or Enlightenment. It is the first, fastest casting, shortest in duration, and easiest of all Sleep spells to obtain. It may be purchased from a vendor for 2,600 gil or less, depending on fame.

See also: Sleep II, Sleepga, and Sleepga II

Final Fantasy XIIEdit

Sleep is a Green Magick used to put one foe to sleep. This game also introduces the an item specifically used to awaken characters, the Alarm Clock. The spell can be bought in Rabanastre and Bhujerba for 700 gil.

The International Zodiac Job System version lists Sleep as Black Magick License 4. Sleep costs 30 LP and consumes 10 MP to cast. The spell cannot be bought; Sleep is found in a chest in the Dreadnought Leviathan's Starboard Section and Ogir-Yensa Sandsea Platform 1 East Tanks. Sleep can be used by the Red Mage and Black Mage.

Sleep has 60% base chance to inflict the target, but is affected by the caster's magick power and the target's vitality. A group-cast version of the spell, Sleepga, also exists.

Final Fantasy XIVEdit

FFXIARR Sleep Icon

Sleep appeared as an ability in the original Final Fantasy XIV. At the initial release, Sleep was a Conjurer spell available for use at Rank 32 and it cost 3 action points to set. The ability inflicted sleep to all enemies within an area of effect. After the release of patch 1.20, Sleep became a Thaumaturge spell available at level 42.

Sleep appears in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn as a Thaumaturge ability available at level 10. The ability inflicts the sleep status to a single target for a period of 30 seconds. The ability has a cast time 2.5 seconds and has a cooldown time of 2.5 seconds. The spell can be enhanced to an area-of-effect ability once the player has learned the Deep Sleep trait at level 36. The ability can only be used by Thaumaturges and Black Mages.

Final Fantasy TacticsEdit

Follow the spirit and forget about time! Sleep!
—Upon using in PlayStation version.

Sleep is Templar's Spellblade ability, requiring 170 JP to master and costing 20 MP to cast. It has a range of 4. Its Mystic's counterpart is Repose, originally called Sleep in the PlayStation version, and requires 350 JP to master and costing 24 MP to cast.

Final Fantasy Tactics AdvanceEdit

Sleep is a Red Magic spell exclusive to viera, learned from the Estoc for 200 AP. It costs 10 MP to cast, has a range of 4 with a vertical reach of 2, and is stealable through the ability Steal: Ability. It is susceptible to Return Magic.

Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the RiftEdit

Sleep is a spell learned by the Green Mage for 200 AP through the Battle Mace, costing 12 MP to cast and having a range of 4.

Final Fantasy AdventureEdit

The Slep spell put all monsters on screen to sleep for a limited length of time. However, some monsters are immune to it, and some enemies will continue to attack by weapons or magic while under the spell. It is obtained by defeating Mr. Lee in Kett, costs 1 MP to cast.

The Final Fantasy LegendEdit

Sleep is an ability that has 10 uses and inflicts Sleep on a group of enemies. This ability is used by P-Flower, Ogre, Demon, Spector, DemoKing, Titan, and DarkRose.

There's a Magic Book called Sleep and it has a book icon before its name. It cast Sleep, and can be bought in Town of Hero, Undersea Town, and Hidden Town for 500 GP. It only has 20 uses, and inflicts Sleep to one group of enemies.

Final Fantasy Legend IIEdit

Sleep is a status inflicting ability that has 15 uses, it also increases a Robot's HP by 9. It inflicts Slep to one group of enemies. This ability can be used by DemoLoad, Demon, Fairy, Fiend, Giant, Imp, Mephisto, Nymph, O-Bake, Ogre, Phantom, Sprite, Sylph, Wraith, and Ashura.

There is a Magic Book called Sleep and it has a book icon before its name. It cast Sleep, and can be bought in numerous towns across the various worlds for 6800 GP. It only has 30 uses, and also increases a Robot's HP by 45 when equipped on them. It inflicts Slep to one group of enemies.

Final Fantasy Legend IIIEdit

This Black Magic spell can inflict Sleep on an enemy or cure an the sleep condition. It cost 8 MP to use, and it can be bought for 400 GP in Dharm (Present).

There is also an enemy attack that also goes by the name of Sleep, this ability doesn't cost any MP to use and also inflicts Sleep to one enemy. This ability is used by Tomtom, Jerrit, Maitie, and Spectrat.

Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of LightEdit

Sleep appears as a Dark Magic spell and costs 2 AP to cast. Sleep can be given to any character by having a Sleep Tome in the character's inventory. The spell can only be purchased in Guera and Urbeth for 500 gil.

Bravely DefaultEdit

Sleep is a level 2 Black Magic. It has a 75% chance to put one target to sleep. Sleep is also a level 2 Sword Magic. It adds sleep to weapon for 10 turns, in which it has a 75% chance to cause sleep in one target when attacking. It costs 5 MP.

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Final Fantasy DimensionsEdit

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Final Fantasy Record KeeperEdit

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Chocobo no Fushigi na DungeonEdit

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Chocobo's Dungeon 2Edit

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Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's DungeonEdit

Sleep is a Lv. 2 spell that costs 1 SP to cast and attacks three grids forward.


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