History Characters / FinalFantasyTactics

27th May '16 2:23:56 AM Morgenthaler
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* BlondGuysAreEvil: He's very blonde, and even though he's not the most evil character in the game he's one of the most revoltingly dickish.



%%* BlondGuysAreEvil
21st May '16 2:00:30 PM Morgenthaler
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%%* BlondesAreEvil
18th May '16 4:00:26 AM Morgenthaler
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The daughter of the leader of the KnightsTemplar, she at first opposes the party because she believes that [[spoiler: Ramza [[YouKilledMyFather killed her brother, Isilud]]]]. Fortunately she comes to her senses upon seeing the Lucavi with her own eyes, realising that [[spoiler: her daddy had willingly [[DealWithTheDevil turned himself into a demon]]]]. Last name spelled "Tingel" on the PS1.

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The daughter of the leader of the KnightsTemplar, UsefulNotes/TheKnightsTemplar, she at first opposes the party because she believes that [[spoiler: Ramza [[YouKilledMyFather killed her brother, Isilud]]]]. Fortunately she comes to her senses upon seeing the Lucavi with her own eyes, realising that [[spoiler: her daddy had willingly [[DealWithTheDevil turned himself into a demon]]]]. Last name spelled "Tingel" on the PS1.



A member of the KnightsTemplar ("Temple Knights" in the PSX version) who fell in love with a hot young woman and is currently in search of her.

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A member of the KnightsTemplar UsefulNotes/TheKnightsTemplar ("Temple Knights" in the PSX version) who fell in love with a hot young woman and is currently in search of her.
23rd Apr '16 6:45:26 PM RainbowPhoenix
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* BadassOnPaper: On paper, she's basically a god in terms of stats and moves. However, it turns out that almost all of her moves are {{Useless Useful Spell}}s and don't work as described. In practice the main thing she has going for her is unusually high HP.

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* BadassOnPaper: On paper, she's basically a god in terms of stats and moves. However, it turns out that almost all of her moves are {{Useless Useful Spell}}s and don't work as described. In practice the main thing she has going for her is unusually high HP. Fortunately, she can be swapped into any standard class, and the abilities she gains there moved to her Dragonkin class.
22nd Mar '16 10:26:42 AM keyblade333
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* DoubleAgent: More like a triple agent.

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* DoubleAgent: More like a triple agent. He plays almost everyone in his quest to become king.



* HeWhoFightsMonsters

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* HeWhoFightsMonstersHeWhoFightsMonsters: In his quest to change Ivalice for the death of his sister, Delita becomes very much the same type of person that lead to the death of his sister; someone who callously throws lives away.



* LonelyAtTheTop: [[spoiler: Implied that this is how he feels in the end.]]

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* LonelyAtTheTop: [[spoiler: Implied that this is how he feels in the end. After manipulating or killing virtually anyone close to him, Delita ends up alone.]]



* BreakTheCutie: Ovelia never hurt anyone, but life does its damndest to find ways to make her suffer. [[spoiler:Then [[KillTheCutie Delita kills her]].]]

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* BreakTheCutie: Ovelia never hurt anyone, but life does its damndest to find ways to make her suffer. [[spoiler:Then [[KillTheCutie Delita kills her]].her in self defense]].]]



* GuestStarPartyMember: For several battles during Chapter Two.

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* GuestStarPartyMember: For several battles during Chapter Two. She has no offensive abilities but has some very strong supportive and healing magic.
18th Feb '16 8:39:47 PM 123zane321
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* GameBreaker: Basically a giant "You Win" button for the majority of battles he takes part in.
18th Feb '16 8:39:03 PM 123zane321
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* GameBreaker: Basically a giant "You Win" button for the majority of battles he takes part in.
17th Feb '16 6:20:37 PM McJeff
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* BelatedHappyEnding: [[spoiler: Ramza was known as a heretic in the annals of history... until these records came to light.]]

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* BelatedHappyEnding: [[spoiler: BelatedHappyEnding: Ramza was known as a heretic in the annals of history... until these records came to light.]]



* {{Irony}}: Think about it. [[spoiler: Delita tried to save his sister but failed, causing him to [[StartOfDarkness seek power at any cost.]] Ramza, too, wishes to save his sister but actually succeeds. Despite being a [[KickTheDog dick,]] Delita becomes a hero in the annals of history while Ramza becomes a heretic. The kicker? [[LonelyAtTheTop Delita is aware of this.]]]]
** Also Ramza was just a bastard, but [[HeroicBastard he embodies the principles and ideals of nobility more than his "pure-blooded" brothers]]. [[spoiler: Heck, his eldest brother ''killed their father''.]]

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* {{Irony}}: Think about it. [[spoiler: Delita tried to save [[spoiler:save his sister but failed, failed]], causing him to [[StartOfDarkness seek power at any cost.]] Ramza, too, wishes to save [[spoiler:save his sister but actually succeeds.succeeds]]. Despite being a [[KickTheDog dick,]] Delita becomes a hero in the annals of history while Ramza becomes a heretic. The kicker? [[LonelyAtTheTop Delita is aware of this.]]]]
** Also Ramza was just a bastard, but [[HeroicBastard he embodies the principles and ideals of nobility more than his "pure-blooded" brothers]]. [[spoiler: Heck, his eldest brother ''killed [[spoiler:''killed their father''.]]



* [[YoungestChildWins Youngest Son Wins]]: He's not the youngest Beoulve child (That would be Alma), but [[spoiler:he's the only son in the family to live through the events of the game and possibly get a happy ending]].

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* [[YoungestChildWins Youngest Son Wins]]: He's not the youngest Beoulve child (That would be Alma), but [[spoiler:he's the only son in the family to live through the events of the game and possibly get a happy ending]].



%%* IncorruptiblePurePureness



%%* LightIsGood



%%* [[RoyalsWhoActuallyDoSomething Nobles Who Actually Do Something]]
%%* PluckyGirl



%%* WhiteMagicianGirl
%%** SupportPartyMember: Even her healing skills are limited to [[EmpathicHealer Chant]] and hitting people with her HealingShiv as is her offense is minimal and without learning Ultima. She does however have two very powerful skills for [[StatusBuff buffing]] and [[StatusBuffDispel debuffing]].

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%%* WhiteMagicianGirl
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* SupportPartyMember: Even her healing skills are limited to [[EmpathicHealer Chant]] and hitting people with her HealingShiv as is her offense is minimal and without learning Ultima. She does however have two very Aside from Ultima (which isn't actually all that powerful skills for [[StatusBuff buffing]] in FFT), Alma has no offensive capabilities. She's even equipped with a healing rod so that her melee attack heals instead of damaging. However, she has the best buff in the game and [[StatusBuffDispel debuffing]].a powerful status effect cure.
* WhiteMagicianGirl: Her job is Cleric, which has two powerful beneficial spells (a buff that casts [=reraise/regen/protect/shell/haste=] and a cure that cures just about every negative status effect in the game), and Ultima.



A Count serving under Duke Goltana, and stepfather to Olan Durai. Said to be the only one who Barbaneth completely trusted. [[spoiler: He was accused by Delita of plotting with Church officials to overthrow Goltana, and was imprisoned. When Cid was rescued by Ramza, Delita murdered Goltana and an imposter dressed up like Cid, framing him.]] Last name was "Orlandu" on the PS1; in both versions he's also known as "Thunder God Cid".

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A Count serving under Duke Goltana, and stepfather to Olan Durai. Said to be the only one who Barbaneth completely trusted. [[spoiler: He was accused by Delita of plotting with Church officials to overthrow Goltana, and was imprisoned. When Cid was rescued by Ramza, Delita [[spoiler:Delita murdered Goltana and an imposter dressed up like Cid, framing him.]] him]]. Last name was "Orlandu" on the PS1; in both versions he's also known as "Thunder God Cid".



%%** CastingAShadow



%%* TheMentor



%%* AmbiguouslyBrown

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%%* AmbiguouslyBrown* AmbiguouslyBrown: Dark skinned and dark haired, her attire makes her look Middle Eastern. She's from a "distant land". [[note]]possibly Rozarria, a neighboring country south of Ivalice - although Rozarria wasn't introduced until ''FF12''[[/note]]



%%* BrokenBird
%%* TheChick



%%* ElementalPowers:
%%** BlowYouAway
%%** DishingOutDirt
%%** MakingASplash
%%** PlayingWithFire
%%** ShockAndAwe
%%** StandardStatusEffects

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%%* ElementalPowers:
%%** BlowYouAway
%%** DishingOutDirt
%%** MakingASplash
%%** PlayingWithFire
%%** ShockAndAwe
%%** StandardStatusEffects
* StandardStatusEffects: One of her Sky Mantra abilities, Celestial Void, has a chance to inflict a wide assortment of these.



%%* HeelFaceTurn

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%%* HeelFaceTurn* HeelFaceTurn: She'd been working from Duke Barrington as an assassin, had just figured out that he'd killed her parents, and turned face. She'd just gone on the run when she first encountered Ramza.



%%* SquishyWizard



%%* WordsCanBreakMyBones
* [[YouKilledMyFather You Massacred My Village and My Family]]: She finally demands this truth of Barrington in the climax of Chapter Three, and responds accordingly when he confesses.
** [[spoiler: [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Brother]]]]

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%%* WordsCanBreakMyBones
* [[YouKilledMyFather You Massacred My Village YouKilledMyFather: And mother and My Family]]: everyone in her entire village. She finally demands this truth of Barrington in the climax of Chapter Three, and responds accordingly when he confesses.
** [[spoiler: [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Brother]]]]



%%* AmbiguouslyBrown
%%* BackFromTheDead

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%%* AmbiguouslyBrown
%%* BackFromTheDead
* AmbiguouslyBrown: Like his sister, brown haired and tan skinned.
* BackFromTheDead: He dies trying to save his sister, but is revived [[spoiler:by a Zodiac Stone]].



%%* ElementalPowers:
%%** BlowYouAway
%%** DishingOutDirt
%%** MakingASplash
%%** PlayingWithFire
%%** ShockAndAwe
%%** StandardStatusEffects
%%* ExactEavesdropping



%%* TheSixthRanger



%%* SquishyWizard
%%* TakingTheBullet
* {{Tykebomb}}: She was originally taken in by Barrington as a child, specifically to be used as an assassin with his innate Nether Mantra abilities.
%%* UnwittingPawn
%%* WordsCanBreakMyBones

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%%* SquishyWizard
%%* TakingTheBullet
* TakingTheBullet: Literally, as he dives in front of Rapha as Barrington shoots her.
* {{Tykebomb}}: She He was originally taken in by Barrington as a child, specifically to be used as an assassin with his innate Nether Mantra abilities.
%%* UnwittingPawn
%%* WordsCanBreakMyBones
* UnwittingPawn: He continued to work for Barrington, and was very reluctant to hear ill of him [[spoiler:until he overheard Barrington confess to not only killing everyone in their home village but raping Rapha]].



%%* DefectorFromDecadence



** [[spoiler: [[KnightTemplarBigBrother Knight Templar Big Sister]]]]
%%* LadyOfWar
%%* LightIsGood
%%* LockedOutOfTheLoop
%%* MagicKnight
* OvershadowedByAwesome: Like Agrias, Cid learns all of her abilities and more, but unlike Agrias, Meliadoul is recruited ''after'' Cid, eliminating any niche she may have had by having those skills earlier in the game.

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** [[spoiler: [[KnightTemplarBigBrother Knight * LockedOutOfTheLoop: She's one of the few Knights Templar Big Sister]]]]
%%* LadyOfWar
%%* LightIsGood
%%* LockedOutOfTheLoop
%%* MagicKnight
who isn't aware of the whole Lucavi thing, and is rightly horrified when she finds out.
* OvershadowedByAwesome: Like Agrias, Cid learns all of her abilities and more, but unlike Agrias, Meliadoul is recruited ''after'' Cid, eliminating any niche she may have had by having those skills earlier in the game. Worse, in the PS1 original her sword techs didn't work on monsters, making her nearly useless in a lot of random encounter battles.



%%* TheSixthRanger
%%* {{Tsundere}}



* [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Brother]]: She believes that Ramza did this, but eventually realises that it was actually the work of her father.]]

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* [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Brother]]: She believes that Ramza did this, but eventually realises that it was actually the work of her [[spoiler:her father.]]



%%* ChekhovsGunman[=/=]EarlyBirdCameo

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%%* ChekhovsGunman[=/=]EarlyBirdCameo* EarlyBirdCameo: First encountered during the Chapter 1 battle against Wiegraf; it's quite likely the player will never notice he has an actual name rather than a generic monster name. Early in Chapter 2 you then get a chance to save it from wild goblins.



%%* TeamPet

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%%* TeamPet
* TeamPet: Serves as sort of a tutorial on keeping monsters as pets and using them in battles.



%%* OptionalPartyMember

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%%* OptionalPartyMember* OptionalPartyMember: Requires completing a hard-to-find sidequest to actually become a full party member.



%%* FrickinLaserBeams

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%%* FrickinLaserBeams* FrickinLaserBeams: He can shoot them.



%%* OptionalPartyMember

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%%* OptionalPartyMember* OptionalPartyMember: You have to have Mustadio in your party and find a Zodiac stone by doing a Treasure Hunt job in order to get him.



%%* GoldDigger



%%* KnightTemplarBigBrother



%%* TroubledButCute
* TheUnfettered
* WellIntentionedExtremist



%%* BrokenBird
%%* DistressedDamsel

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%%* BrokenBird
%%* DistressedDamsel
* DistressedDamsel: The game starts with her being captured.



%%* EverythingsBetterWithPrincesses



%%* [[spoiler:LittleDeadRidingHood]]



%%* TheOjou
%%* PimpedOutDress



%%* WhiteMagicianGirl

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%%* WhiteMagicianGirl



%%* AmbiguouslyBrown

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%%* AmbiguouslyBrown* AmbiguouslyBrown: One of very few dark haired characters in the game, and his skin is paler than Rapha and Malak's, but darker than most other characters.



%%* DefectorFromDecadence



%%* HappilyAdopted



%%* BlondGuysAreEvil

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%%* BlondGuysAreEvil* BlondGuysAreEvil: He's very blonde, and even though he's not the most evil character in the game he's one of the most revoltingly dickish.



%%* ShootTheHostage

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%%* ShootTheHostage* ShootTheHostage: After Gragoroth takes Tietra hostage, he [[spoiler:shoots her with a crossbow on Zalbaag's command.]]
17th Feb '16 2:31:30 PM GrammarNavi
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The tactically based game of the FF series has a decent-sized cast of characters. Even worse, when the game was remade for the {{PSP}} as ''War of the Lions'', quite a few names were changed. We're going with the PSP versions, but we'll list the original PS1 names as well.

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The tactically based game of the FF series has a decent-sized cast of characters. Even worse, when the game was remade for the {{PSP}} [[UsefulNotes/PlayStationPortable PSP]] as ''War of the Lions'', quite a few names were changed. We're going with the PSP versions, but we'll list the original PS1 [=PS1=] names as well.
3rd Feb '16 3:00:16 PM MrUnderhill
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* TheHeretic: Despite his status, he is implied to be very devout follower of the church even after discovering the depths of its depravity.

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* TheHeretic: Despite his status, he is implied to be very devout follower of He's declared one by the church even Church of Glabados after [[HeKnowsTooMuch discovering the depths Church's plot to sieze the throne]] and killing Cardinal Delacroix in self-defense as a result. This doesn't say anything about his own beliefs, though. The cutscene where Delita finds Ramza praying in a church implies that he still has faith of its depravity.some kind, and he's the only character whose natural faith can be raised above 95 without fear of him abandoning your team.



** A mix of this and GameplayAndStorySegregation: despite being called a "heretic" for a good 70% of the game, Ramza is the ''only'' character whose natural Faith can be raised above 95 without fear of him abandoning your team.
*** [[FridgeBrilliance The Church branded him as a heretic due to outside circumstances;]] that doesn't say anything about Ramza's own faith. This is lampshaded when Delita finds him in a church praying, even while branded as a heretic.
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