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Final Fantasy III
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Keyblade999
First Published: 30-07-2015 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 01-11-2019 / 16:07 GMT
Version: 1.0 (????) 09-04-2020 / 05:25 GMT

Final Fantasy III Guide

5 months ago · Guide Information

Getting a Submarine; The Earth Crystal, Part One

Northeast Saronia

Item Shop

Item Name Cost
Hi-Potion 600
Gold Needle 100
Echo Herbs 100
Eye Drops 40
Antidote 80
Ottershroom 2,000
Gysahl Greens 150
Gnomish Bread 200

Weapon Shop

Item Name Cost
Fire Rod 10,000
Ice Rod 10,000
Light Rod 10,000
Golem Staff 13,500
Rune Staff 18,000
Wizard Rod 20,000
Wind Spear 10,000
Thunder Spear 8,000

Magic Shop

Item Name Cost
Thundaga 5,000
Raze 5,000
Erase 5,000
Curaga 5,000
Raise 5,000
Protect 5,000
Break 3,000
Blizzaga 3,000
Shade 3,000
Libra 3,000
Item Name Cost
Confuse 3,000
Silence 3,000

The Rods from the weapon shop are pretty much useless for your mages shouldn’t be physically attacking. They do provide three-point boosts to Intelligence and Mind (five with the Wizard Rod), though, so you may want to consider it. The Golem Staff is inferior in that way, so stick with Rods. The Rune Staff boosts only Mind by four.

And magic? You’ll want Thundaga, Blizzaga, Raise , and Curaga for as many people as possible. I wouldn’t really go all-out and go for all four, because you’ve probably begun to get the characters’ Job Levels such that switching jobs may be dangerous. It’s worth the investment though if you choose to have well-rounded characters jobwise (but that’s a lot of grinding).

Curaga is a moderate-power HP restoration, and Raise revives from KO, so they are both important. Protect raises your physical and Magic Defense, though not to the point that buying it is necessary. Erase is Dispel in this game: it removes various positive statuses (i.e. Protect). Raze is basically a try at killing all enemies, but it is grossly inaccurate (think Fissure/Sheer Cold from Pokemon and other OHKO attacks) so not worth buying at all .

Okay, that’s about it. Return to the overworld.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, DS
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    30 July 2015
  • Last Updated
    1 November 2019
  • Guide Author

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