How to Beat Masked Man (Baku) | FF9

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This is a walkthrough for the boss fight Masked Man (Baku) from the game Final Fantasy X (FF9, FF IX). Read on for tips and strategy about how to beat Masked Man, including Masked Man's stats and other useful information.

Masked Man Stats and Weaknesses

Stats

Masked Man ImageMasked Man
Lv HP
1 188
Exp AP Gil
0 - 805
Fire Ice Thunder
100% 100% 100%
Water Wind Earth
100% 100% 100%
Holy Shadow Healing
100% 100% -100%
Abilities
Get Some!, Gwahaha!, Oww!, ARGHHH!

【Numeric Value】= Weakness Ratio,【x】Ineffective,【-】Absorbs

Other Information

Other Information
Locations Prima Vista
Enemy Type Humanoid, Heavy
Card This enemy does not drop a card.
Eat This enemy cannot be eaten.

Items Dropped From Masked Man

Dropped

This enemy does not drop any items.

Stolen

Item Stolen Steal Rate
Potion 100%
Wrist 25%
Mage Masher 6.25%

Masked Man Boss Battle Guide

Details

ff9 baku boss fight
Masked Man (Baku) is your first boss, and the tutorial for the game's battle system as well. This is also a good time to say that all boss have valuable items so make sure to steal from bosses until they have no items left!

Moveset

Baku has three movesets that doesn't really have any names. He either attacks normally, tries to attack but trips, or does a critical hit that instantly kills your party member.

Strategy

ff9 Boss Battle Baku
Have all your characters steal until you obtain the Mage Masher. Once the items are stolen, keep attacking and ignore your fallen allies, the battle will end quickly.

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