Tips and Tricks Index

A list of Tips and Tricks pages that are useful for understanding some of the game mechanics and improving your skills if you are having trouble during a regular playthrough.

General Playthrough Tips
How to set up Gambits, how to set up your party and some tips for battling and using the License Board.

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Party Setup
Using a tank, healer and damage dealer setup as an efficient method to take on the more difficult battles in the game.

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Grinding and Power Leveling
A list of areas in the game where you can effectively power level characters and chain together enemies to earn loot/gil quickly.

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Dustia Level Grinding
Taking advantage of the spawn mechanics of Dustia and defeating it repeatedly to earn EXP and loot quickly.

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Game Versions
A list of the available versions of the game.

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Game Speed
A breakdown of the Game Speed setting and how it impacts a play through of the game.

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License Board
Tips on where to spend your License Points (LP) on the License Board.

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Loot
Information about Loot, what it is used for and how to improve the odds of getting better loot drops from enemies throughout Ivalice.

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Rain in the Giza Plains
The changes between the dry and wet seasons of the Giza Plains and to switch between them.

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Nihopalaoa Accessory
Using the Nihopalaoa Accessory and a Remedy to make many of the boss battles throughout Final Fantasy XII almost trivial.

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How to Obtain a Diamond Armlet
Where to find a Diamond Armlet which can be used to increase the value of loot obtained from Treasure Chests.

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How to Obtain a Ribbon
Where to find the Ribbon accessory, one of the most powerful accessories in the game which prevents all negative status effects from hitting the equipped character.

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Hi-Ether Farming
Traveling through the Feywood to pick up Hi-Ethers.

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Navigating the Great Crystal
A full map of the Great Crystal zone in the Ancient City of Giruvegan, how to unlock the doors and where to find the most important armor/weapons.

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