<%@ Language=VBScript %> Final Fantasy XII Walkthrough - Tips, Hints and Help for Final Fantasy XII by Lisa
logo
g Computer / Console Gaming Site
Lisa Shea
BellaOnline's Computer / Console Game Editor

g

Final Fantasy XII Walkthrough
Gambits

Gambits might seem confusing at first, but really all they are are orders for your NPCs (i.e. non-playing-characters, the ones you're not controlling yourself). So let's say bunny girl is in your party. You could have her gambit list read:

1. heal any party member damaged to less than 70% of their health
2. fight nearest monster

So if everybody is healthy, bunny girl will keep fighting nearby monsters. If someone DOES get hurt, the bunny girl's first priority is to heal that person. Once that person is healed up to 70%, she will go back to fighting enemies.

You can add more gambit "spots" as you go. So while bunny girl starts with only 2 things she can do, you can soon have her doing 3, 4, 5 or more things based on precedence. You add more gambits in the license board, in the top (spell) area.

You can also find more gambit conditions. For example, in the mines right before you run into the bounty hunters you find a gambit to do something to enemies that have > 450 health. So this might be a way to prioritize attacking big monsters before little monsters.

You don't learn about gambits until you run into bunny girl and her friend. Once you do, you can enable and disable gambits. Remember to disable gambits if you're trying to run away - or at least change them so the NPCs aren't trying to engage random enemies while you run!

Final Fantasy XII Walkthrough





Forum - Live Hints, Tips and Cheats
Submit a Hint, Tip or Cheat


Want hints, tips, and techniques delivered to you personally?
Subscribe to one of our Gaming Newsletters:


Computer Gaming    PS2 / PS3    Nintendo    DS / PSP    XBox
<% 'TRAFFIC' Dim objCmd4 Set objCmd4 = Server.CreateObject ("ADODB.Command") SQLTxt = "update traffic set hit_count = hit_count + 1 where " & _ "site_id = 283 and page_id = 181 ;" objCmd4.ActiveConnection = strConnect objCmd4.CommandType = &H0001 objCmd4.CommandText = SQLTxt objCmd4.Execute intRecords Set objCmd4 = Nothing %>
Walkthrough Index

PS2 / PS3 Reviews

Wii Reviews

Nintendo DS Reviews

XBox Reviews

PC Game Reviews


Video Games and Child Soldiers

Women in Armor

Free Dating Tips