The Soul Eater is a Soul of Rebirth enemy in Final Fantasy II. Its attacks, while weak, have an HPdraining effect. However, they are of no threat to the party and can be easily defeated using a variety of methods. They tend to travel alone or in groups of four.
[view·edit·purge]A soul eater is a folklore figure in the traditional belief systems of some African peoples, notably the Hausa people of Nigeria and Niger. Belief in soul eaters is related to traditional folk beliefs in witchcraft, zombies, and related phenomena. The soul eater is supposedly able to consume an individual's spirit, causing a wasting disease that can be fatal.