This is a guide for beating daemons in Final Fantasy XV. Read on to learn more about the combat methods that you can use when dealing with daemons!
Daemons are more powerful than the enemies that you usually encounter during the day. They generally have higher stats and more dangerous attack patterns.
In addition to damaging the current HP of the party member that they attack, their attacks can also decrease the maximum HP of their targets without even putting them into Danger state.
Generally, you can defeat any daemon regardless of your level if you are really used to dodging attacks and performing attacks that deal bonus damage like blindside attacks and warp-strikes. If not, it is recommended to be at least level 30 and equipped with gear relative to your level to make it easier. Unlocking combat-useful ascension abilities also helps a lot.
You can also unlock the Daemon Destroyer ascension ability and use warp-strikes to easily break daemon appendages. Breaking an appendage will lower down the stats of the daemon to help ease the battle.
Daemons only show up at night for a reason. You can also defeat daemons by dragging out the battle until sunrise and let the sunlight damage them continuously.
If you think that you cannot hold the daemons anymore, you can escape by getting out of the red zone shown in your minimap. This will end the battle and make the daemons stop following you.
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|Basic Commands and Controls||How to Fast Travel|
|Recommended Settings Before Starting||How to Save Game and Save Locations|
|Should I Drive at Night?||What Dialogue Options to Choose|
|What to Do When You Run Out of Fuel||How to Sprint Infinitely|
|Things to Do in Each Town||How to Fast Forward to Nighttime|
|How to Use Potions and Items||How to Change Appearance|
|Combat Guide||How to Point-warp and Warp-strike Easily|
|Wait Mode or Active Mode?||How to Beat Daemons|
|How to Use Summons||How to Get High Grades on Report Cards|
|How to Use Ring Magic||How to Break the Damage Limit|
|When to Use Royal Arms||Elemancy System and How to Use Spells|
|How to Switch Characters||-|
|Explanation of Character Levels and Stats||Best Early Game Ascension Abilities|
|How to Farm AP||How to Increase Skill Levels|
|Merits and Demerits of Camping||How to Level Up Quickly|
|How to Farm EXP Quickly||-|
|Gil and Items|
|How to Earn Gil Quickly||How to Get Rare Coins|
|What to Buy Early in the Game||Best and Worst Treasure Items to Sell|
|List of Best Weapons and How to Get Them||List of Best Accessories and How to Get Them|
|List of Royal Arms Locations||List of Upgradable Weapons|
|Bounty Hunting Guide||How to Get Chocobos|
|How to Increase Hunter Rank||How to Unlock Regalia Type-F|
|How to Fish and Catch Big Fish||How to Win Chocobo Races|
|Justice Monsters Five Guide and Rewards||How to Use Multiple Balls at Once (Justice Monsters Five)|
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