Best Weapons and Armour (BoF)

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This page is designed to help players find the best weapons and armour with which to finish the first Breath of Fire game.

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[edit] Ryu

  • Weapon: EmporSD [Emperor Sword] (ATK 255, WT 1, Use: Char) or Tri-Rang(ATK 150, WT 2, hits all enemies)
  • Shield: DragonSH [Dragon Shield] (DEF 128, WT 5, 25% fire resist)
  • Armor: LifeAR [Life Armor] (DEF 115, WT 8, restore HP every step)
  • Helmet: DragonHT [Dragon Helmet] (DEF 80, WT 1)

LOCATIONS

  • The Emperor Sword is located on the left side of Jade's Throne in Obelisk.
  • The Tri-Rang can be found by searching around the towers of Pagoda before they rise. You need Nina's flying power.
  • The Dragon Shield is located in the well between Gust and Gramor. You need Rod 5 and Nina's flying power.
  • The Life Armor is located in front of the left statue on the top floor of Agua.

[edit] Nina

  • Weapon: PowerRP [Power Rapier] (ATK 82, WT 0, Use: Ag-Up)
  • Shield: MaskSH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength)
  • Armor: ClearCL [Clear Cloak] (DEF 100, WT 0), AgileAR [Agile Armor] (DEF 92, WT 0), or EvilRB [Evil Robe] (DEF 90, WT 1, 50% magic resist)
  • Helmet: LoveHT [Love Helmet] (DEF 64, WT 10)

((Fun Fact: There are two Love Helmets in the game, but only Nina can equip them.))

LOCATIONS

  • The Power Rapier can be purchased during stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Love Helmet can be found by searching the center plant after talking to the girl in the room on the far right of the third level of Tunlan with Karn leading in his Puka Transformation, and in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Clear Cloak can be found by searching underneath a stack of heavy crates in the basement of the large house directly behind the Dragon Shrine in Bleak. You need Karn's Doof Transformation to move the crates.
  • The Agile Armor is located in a chest inside Pagoda.
  • The Evil Robe can be purchased during stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.

[edit] Bo

  • Weapon: HeroBW [Hero Bow] (ATK 220, WT 8, 2-handed) or DwarfBW [Dwarf Bow] (ATK 150, WT 1, 1-handed)
  • Shield: Star SH [Star Shield] (DEF 70, WT 2) or Mask SH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength) only if using the Dwarf Bow. N/A if using the Hero Bow.
  • Armor: Wolfskin (DEF 80, WT 11)
  • Helmet: CursedHT [Cursed Helmet] (DEF 62, WT 20) or AgileHT [Agile Helmet] (DEF 42, WT 1)

((Bo can equip the Earth Robe, but if he does, the Wolfskin goes to waste since only he can equip it.))

LOCATIONS

  • The Hero Bow is located in a chest inside the dig spot east of Carmen.
  • The Dwarf Bow can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Star Shield is located in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Wolfskin is located in a chest inside Tock Tower.
  • The Cursed Helmet is located in a chest inside Mote's Dream World.
  • The Agile Helmet is located in a chest inside Tock Tower, in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande, and can be purchased during stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.

[edit] Karn

  • Weapon: DarkDR [Dark Dagger] (ATK 140, WT 1, 50% increased damage against demonic enemies)
  • Shield: StarSH [Star Shield] (DEF 70, WT 2) or MaskSH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength)
  • Armor: QuartzAR [Quartz Armor] (DEF 50, WT 9, 25% fire/lightning/earth/explosion resist)
  • Helmet: CursedHT [Cursed Helmet] (DEF 62, WT 20) or AgileHT [Agile Helmet] (DEF 42, WT 1)

((While the Power Helmet technically has 2 points more defense than the Agile Helmet, it has a special effect that causes the wearer to take double damage from enemies.))

LOCATIONS

  • The Dark Dagger can be purchased during Stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Star Shield is located in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Quartz Armor can be purchased at the Weapon Shop in Spring.
  • The Cursed Helmet is located in a chest inside Mote's Dream World.
  • The Agile Helmet is located in a chest inside Tock Tower, in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande, and can be purchased during stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.

[edit] Gobi

  • Weapon: Sleeper (ATK 100, WT 8, 50% increased damage against demonic enemies)
  • Shield: StarSH [Star Shield] (DEF 70, WT 2) or MaskSH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength)
  • Armor: EarthRB [Earth Robe] (DEF 88, WT 8, absorb elemental magic) or SpineCL [Spine Cloak] (DEF 60, WT 10, Increase ATK by 10)
  • Helmet: CursedHT [Cursed Helmet] (DEF 62, WT 20) or AgileHT [Agile Helmet] (DEF 42, WT 1)

((While the Power Helmet technically has 2 points more defense than the Agile Helmet, it has a special effect that causes the wearer to take double damage from enemies.))

LOCATIONS

  • The Sleeper can be purchased during Stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Star Shield is located in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Earth Robe can be found by searching under a stack of heavy crates in the flute maker's house in Gust. You need Karn's Doof Transformation to move the crates.
  • The Spine Cloak can be purchased at the weapon shop in both Prima and Spring.
  • The Cursed Helmet is located in a chest inside Mote's Dream World.
  • The Agile Helmet is located in a chest inside Tock Tower, in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande, and can be purchased stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.

[edit] Ox

  • Weapon: Mallet (ATK 255, WT 1, 1-handed, 50% increased damage against demonic enemies)
  • Shield: StarSH [Star Shield] (DEF 70, WT 2) or MaskSH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength)
  • Armor: EarthRB [Earth Robe] (DEF 88, WT 8, absorb elemental magic), IcyAR [Icy Armor] (DEF 80, WT 10, 25% cold resist), or WorldAR [World Armor] (DEF 80, WT 9)
  • Helmet: CursedHT [Cursed Helmet] (DEF 62, WT 20) or AgileHT [Agile Helmet] (DEF 42, WT 1)


LOCATIONS

  • The Mallet can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Star Shield is located in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Earth Robe can be found by searching under a stack of heavy crates in the flute maker's house in Gust. You need Karn's Doof Transformation to move the crates.
  • The Icy Armor is located in a chest inside Tock Tower.
  • The World Armor is located in a chest inside Spyre and can be purchased at the weapon shop in Carmen.
  • The Cursed Helmet is located in a chest inside Mote's Dream World.
  • The Agile Helmet is located in a chest inside Tock Tower, in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande, and can be purchased during stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.

[edit] Deis/Bleu

  • Weapon: GlowCN [Glow Cane] (ATK 100, WT 8, restore 3 AP each attack)
  • Shield: MaskSH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength)
  • Armor: ClearCL [Clear Cloak] (DEF 100, WT 0), AgileAR [Agile Armor] (DEF 92, WT 0), or EvilRB [Evil Robe] (DEF 90, WT 1, 50% magic resist)
  • Helmet: CursedHT [Cursed Helmet] (DEF 62, WT 20) or AgileHT [Agile Helmet] (DEF 42, WT 1)

LOCATIONS

  • The Glow Cane can be purchased during stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during stage 3 Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Clear Cloak can be found by searching underneath a stack of heavy crates in the basement of the large house directly behind the Dragon Shrine in Bleak. You need Karn's Doof Transformation to move the crates.
  • The Agile Armor is located in a chest inside Pagoda.
  • The Evil Robe can be purchased during stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Cursed Helmet is located in a chest inside Mote's Dream World.
  • The Agile Helmet is located in a chest inside Tock Tower, in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande, and can be purchased during stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.

[edit] Mogu

  • Weapon: MystCW [Mystic Claw] (ATK 120, WT 1)
  • Shield: StarSH [Star Shield] (DEF 70, WT 2) or MaskSH [Mask Shield] (DEF 65, WT 8, 12.5% magic counter at 62.5% strength)
  • Armor: EarthRB [Earth Robe] (DEF 88, WT 8, absorb elemental magic) or FlameAR [Flame Armor] (DEF 82, WT 10, 25% fire resist)
  • Helmet: StoneHT [Stone Helmet] (DEF 48, WT 16) or AgileHT [Agile Helmet] (DEF 42, WT 1)

LOCATIONS

  • The Mystic Claw is located in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Star Shield is located in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande.
  • The Mask Shield can be purchased during Stage 3 of Gobi's Sidequest.
  • The Earth Robe can be found by searching under a stack of heavy crates in the flute maker's house in Gust. You need Karn's Doof Transformation to move the crates.
  • The Flame Armor is located in a chest inside Spyre.
  • The Stone Helmet is located in a chest inside Pagoda.
  • The Agile Helmet is located in a chest inside Tock Tower, in a chest inside the dig spot southeast of Scande, and can be purchased during stage 2 of Gobi's Sidequest.

((Mogu can equip the Cursed Helmet but if he does, the Stone Helmet goes to waste since he is the only one who can equip it. The Agile Helmet is listed because even though you lose 6 DEF, it is only WT 1, which is essentially a net gain of 15 ACT when compared to the Stone Helmet.))

[edit] Recommended End-Game Equipment

Ryu: Emperor Sword/Tri-Rang, Dragon Shield, Life Armor, Dragon Helmet

Nina: Power Rapier, Mask Shield, Evil Robe, Love Helmet

Bo: Hero Bow, No Shield, Wolfskin, Agile Helmet

Karn: Dark Dagger, Star Shield, Quartz Armor, Cursed Helmet

Gobi: Sleeper, Mask Shield, Earth Robe, Agile Helmet

Ox: Mallet, Mask Shield, Icy Armor, Agile Helmet

Deis/Bleu: Glow Cane, Mask Shield, Clear Cloak, Agile Helmet

Mogu: Mystic Claw, Mask Shield, Flame Armor, Agile Helmet

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