Memes: Final Fantasy
Final Fantasy. You know, that teeth-crunchingly popular series that everyone who actually plays video games has, at the absolute least, heard of? If it's that popular, with the release of each game, you know that it'll spawn memes. When adding to this page, please write the meme, then add the explanation of the meme inside a labelnote titled "Explanation." Not everyone knows where a particular meme came from or how it's used, even if it's potholed.
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Final Fantasy I
- "I, Garland, will knock you all down!" Explanation
- "Welcome to Corneria!" Explanation
Final Fantasy II
- "UBOAAAAAAAAAA" or "UNGAAAAAHHHH" Explanation
Final Fantasy IV
- "You spoony bard!" Explanation
- From the Japanese fandom: Iidesutomo! Explanation
- What the hell is swoon? Explanation
Final Fantasy V
Final Fantasy VI
- MOTHERFUCKER SUPLEXED A TRAIN! Explanation
- Sabin suplexes himself. Explanation
- SON OF A SUBMARINER! Explanation
- This is sickening! You sound like chapters from a self-help booklet! Explanation
- Don't tease the octopus, kids! Explanation
- On a certain Image Board, it became common to post a picture of Ultros (who's known for his weird lines) along with an Incredibly Lame Pun where the punchline is always spoiler marked.
- HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE HATE Explanation
- I'm a general, not some opera floozy! Explanation
- Locke is not a thief, he is a TREASURE HUNTER! Explanation
- Everybody wants Gau! Explanation
- I thought it was about a clown...Explanation
- THERE'S SAND ON MY BOOTS! Explanation
Final Fantasy VII and Compilation of Final Fantasy VII
- Aeris dies. Explanation
- This guy are sick. Explanation
- THERE AIN'T NO GETTIN OFFA THIS TRAIN WE ON! Explanation
- SEPHIROTH KILLED HARRY POTTER!!! Explanation
- SUPERNOVA! Might want to go make a sandwich. Explanation
- Sit your ass down in that chair and drink your goddamn TEA! Explanation
- Bells frogs, big cherries, peter pan, magic cheese... SEPHIROTH Explanation
- The Omega Kawaii Cloud Song. It's about Cloud. His bishieness is showing. It has spawned variations featuring characters from other fandoms.
- "Conflict Resolved!" Explanation
- "Is this the end?"; "I'm trying, I'M TRYING!" Explanation
- "Shall I give you 'dis pear?" Explanation
Final Fantasy VIII
- In Japan Squall is often associated with Japan's Mister Donut mascot Pon De Lion.
Final Fantasy X
- HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA-HA. Explanation
- NO TIME FOR LOVE. DESKTOP THREAD! and "SHOW ME YOUR DESKTOP, BITCH!" Explanation
- "Stay away from the summoner!!" Explanation
- "I was out of the frying pan and into the freezer." Explanation
- "I NEED FOOD." Explanation
- Ride ze shoopuf? Explanation
- I'm annoying, huh? Explanation
- No _____ / N_____Explanation
Final Fantasy XI
- loldrg Explanation
- "How do I kite Faust?"
- JP Button >
- Claim NM
- Get Gil
- Make HQ
- Be Stronger
- Get Drop
- A Japanese one: "The fog is so thick I can't see the screen!" Explanation
- "PS2 Limitations." The one and only reason why everything in the game is the way it is...Explanation
- [Incredibly Tough] [Tarutaru] [Meat] [Rod] [You can have this.] Explanation
- [Mithra] [fun] [hole] [Can I have it?]
- Tarutaru punting. Explanation
Final Fantasy XII
Final Fantasy XIII
- TOWNS!!! Explanation
- RENONA REWIS!!! Explanation
- Wanna know why everyone hates Jihl Nabaat? BECAUSE YOU DON'T FUCK WITH SAZH KATZROY, BITCH! Explanation
- "Moms are tough." Explanation
- You think you die and that's it?! You think you die and everything's all sugar and rainbows?! Explanation
- FROCOBO SAYS NO. Explanation
- STEELGUARD! Explanation
- Both of IGN's Gag Dubs are meme-spewing fountains due to their heavy dosages of Alternate Character Interpretation. Nearly every line is a meme. No kidding. One line ("Oh, hey what's up broduskis?", said by Snow to the faction of rebel fighters) was popular enough to spawn its own Facebook group.
- GIVE ME COFFEE!! FOR THE HORSE!! FOOOOOOR!! THEEEEEEE!! HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOORSE!! Explanation
- (X)'s Lightning. Explanation
Final Fantasy XIII-2
Final Fantasy XIV
- LOLPATCH X.XX Explanation
- ARC ARC ARC ARC ARC CON CON GLA Explanation
- team b tho(ugh) Explanation
- Dragoons in FFXIV have become something of a meme in and of itself, since they have garnered a reputation for dying often in high level raids and trials. Square Enix has taken note of this reputation had have used a dead Dragoon as a gag in the trailer for 2.3 and the 16-Bit Titan fight video.
- Greg Explanation
- "PS3 limitations" note
- "Please look forward to it." note
- Cash shop. note
- Yoshida giving the middle finger during a community event after being harassed and trolled by players had been screencapped and became a meme instantly with some people combining the pic with the "please look forward to it" meme. note
- "Sword of Oath", "Shield of Oath" and "Bio is Bio" note
- Skybear. As a result of an amusing glitch in a certain zone at the launch of Heavensward involving a glitched polar bear becoming stuck in mid-air, players began to treat it as a deity, going so far as to ask for it to be added as everything from a new mount, to a new primal. This becomes more hilarious when you find out that this is exactly how primals are created in the context of the story.
- "Jesus Estinien take a shower already." Explanation (spoilers)
- "Sickness must be purged!" Explanation
Final Fantasy Tactics and Final Fantasy Tactics Advance
- The people of Ivalice were left with l...i...t...t...l...e... m...o...n...e...y... [[labelnote:Explanation]]From one of the very first narrations of the game (the ellipses represent unskippable pauses between each letter).
- This was the darkened items won't appear. Explanation
- I got a good feeling! Explanation
- Defeat Dycedarg's elder brother! Explanation
- ANIMALS HAVE NO GOD! Explanation
- FUCK THAT, YOU'RE GOING HOME! Explanation
- Marche was right. Explanation
Dissidia Final Fantasy and Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy
- THE VOID! Explanation
- TURTLE! (or KAME! in Japanese) Explanation
- TASTY ARROW! Hwahwahwa! DUDUDADA! Explanation
- Because of the intensity of the battle and the less than perfect pronunciation of the voice actors, Dissidia has become infamous for Mondegreens, many (if not all) have risen to Memetic Mutation level. Some of the most famous include "GET THE FRUIT!", "Naive Weekly!", "To asylum beyond!", "I bring you dis pear," "Supper!", "There is no butter for this plane," and "Dorks unite!" More can be heard in these videos.
- Might I mention that the mouse is SMACK! ... dab in the middle of enemy territory. Explanation
- You've been KEFKAROLL'D! BAH! Explanation
- Emperor Mateus "David Bowie" Palamecia. HEAVENS!! Explanation
- The copious amounts of Foe Yay in the game, illustrated in this image. The Emperor is "UNGAAAAAHBULOUS!!"
- That's why Dissidia has its own Foe Yay page.
- Captain Jecht. HE'S THE BEST! Explanation
- THE GREATEST ATTACK EVER! Explanation
- LEG CRAMP! Explanation
- By now◊, Kuja should be having his way with Zidane and Bartz. Explanation
- Gimme a bite of SPICY HOT TACOS! Explanation
- Well now! Well now! Well now! Explanation
- Seriously! Explanation
- You're all fucked when Gilgamesh gets back. Gilgamesh's Army will have their vengeance!!! Explanation
- Too... many... innuedos...Explanation
- GARland and "Christopher Sabat (or Kenji Utsumi) will knock you all down." Explanation
- From the Duodecim trailers, DEM FEET. Explanation
- Also from Duodecim, DEM ABS. Explanation
- The Word Salad Title that is Dissidia 012: Duodecim Final Fantasy has been subject to several parody titles.
- "THUNNDAGAAAAAAA!!" Explanation
- BWAH-HAH-HAH-HAH!! Explanation
- Golbez keeps his pimp hand strong. Explanation
- The "Tough Love" Machinima, a Valentine's Day-centered short featuring Dissidia characters, gives us these:
- "Feel the wrath of RAGIWHAMIDOODOODA!!!!" Explanation
- "NO! I DON'T WANT YOUR GODFORSAKEN TEST-TUBE EXPERIMENTAL BABIES!!!" Explanation
- "Hey, Jerry!" "Yeaaaah, Jerry?" "Did you hear about who's at Squall's place?" "No, I didn't. Because if I did I probably would have answered with 'who was at Squall's place?!'" "Well, I heard it was JENOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!" Explanation
- "Jenova? JENOVA?! JENOOOOOOOOOOVAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!! JENOVAJENOVAJENOVAJENOVAJENOVA" Explanation
- "I USED TO BE A WHALE!" "YOU WANTED TO BE A WHALE?!" "OF COURSE I WANTED TO BE A WHALE!!!" Explanation
- Probably mentionable that all of the above quotes where written by the same Machinimator, whose YouTube account is here.
- He was also responsible for the equally memetic "Real Men" Machinima.
- Speaking about Real Men Machinima, Only Real Men do X is usually played whenever a thread about this video is posted.
- And the RAGIWHAMIDOODOODA!!! was originated from Real Men Machinima. The effect's also worked accurately in this video, where the summon caused Squall and Cloud to freezing in the midair for several seconds.
- Shantrollto. Explanation
- Hooray, I win! FTW! Explanation
- Kimi ga Yo (2008-) Explanation
- "Please be excited" Explanation