Maps and Locations | Final Fantasy VIII

This page contains all maps and locations in Final Fantasy VIII (FF8, FFVIII). For more information on specific locations around the map, draw points and more, read on.

FF8 Complete Map Guide

FF8 World Map

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List of Main Locations
Balamb Dollet Galbadia
Fisherman's Horizon Trabia Esthar
Centra Ocean Orbit
Ultimecia Castle Island Closest to Hell Island Closest to Heaven
Side Quest Locations
Winhill Shumi Village Centra Ruins
Dollet Fisherman's Horizon Cactuar Island
Deep Sea Research Obel Lake Balamb Garden

Side Quest Maps

Chocobo Forest Map

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Chocobo Forest Side Quest

Queen of Cards Map

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Queen of Cards Side Quest

UFO and Pupu Map

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UFO and Pupu Side Quest

Obel Lake Map

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Obel Lake Side Quest

Draw Point Map

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Island Closest to Hell Island Closest to Heaven
Aura (4) Meteor (2)
Flare (3) Quake (2)
Ultima (3) Tornado (2)
Holy (3) Triple (3)
Meteor (3) Full-life (2)
Triple (5) Flare (1)
Full-life (3) Ultima (2)
- Aura (3)
- Holy (1)

See all Draw Points per Main Location

How to View the Map In Game?

Press the Corresponding Button per Console

PS4 Touchpad
Switch Minus Button
PC "J" on keyboard

Display the world map by pressing the touchpad on PS4, minus button on Switch, and J on the keyboard for the PC version.

Note: You cannot display the map inside a city, facility or dungeon. The world map can only be displayed when in the overworld.

Main Map Locations

Balamb Continent

Balamb is a continent in Final Fantasy VIII comprised of three locations: (1) Balamb Garden, (2) Fire Cavern, and (3) Balamb Town.

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Balamb Garden List of Draw Points and Items

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Fire Cavern List of Draw Points and Items

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Balamb Town List of Draw Points and Items

Dollet Continent

Dollet is a stand alone continent Final Fantasy VIII where the Dollet Seed Exam takes place.

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Dollet List of Draw Points and Items

Galbadia Continent

Galbadia is a continent in Final Fantasy VIII comprised of Timber, Galbadia Garden, Deling City, Tomb of the Unkown King, D-District Prison, Winhill, and Obel Lake.

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Timber List of Draw Points and Items

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Galbadia Garden List of Draw Points and Items

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Deling City List of Draw Points and Items

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Tomb of the Unkown King List of Draw Points and Items

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D-District Prison List of Draw Points and Items

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Missile Base List of Draw Points and Items

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Winhill List of Draw Points and Items

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Obel Lake List of Draw Points and Items

Fisherman's Horizon

Fisherman's Horizon is stand alone country located amidst the ocean near the Balamb continent.

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Fisherman's Horizon List of Draw Points and Items

Trabia

Trabia is a continent located north comprised of Trabia Garden, Vienne Mountains, and Shumi Village.

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Trabia Garden List of Draw Points and Items

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Note: No Draw Points or Items Available

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Shumi Village List of Draw Points and Items

Centra Continent

Centra is a continent located at the southeast part of the FF8 map comprised of three main locations: Centra Excavation Site, Centra Ruins and Vienne Mountains.

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Note: Location not available in map display.

Centra Excavation Site List of Draw Points and Items

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Edea's House List of Draw Points and Items

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Centra Ruins List of Draw Points and Items

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Note: No Draw Points or Items Available

Esthar Continent

Esthar is the large continent located west of the map. Esthar is comprised of several locations including Great Salt Lake, Esthar City, Lunatic Pandora Laboratory, Lunar's Gate, and Sorceress Memorial.

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Great Salt Lake List of Draw Points and Items

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Esthar List of Draw Points and Items

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Lunatic Pandora Laboratory List of Draw Points and Items

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Lunar's Gate List of Draw Points and Items

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Sorceress Memorial List of Draw Points and Items

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Tear's Point List of Draw Points and Items

Ocean

This is the ocean part of the world map with one available location, the Deep Sea Research Center. This is located at the southeast part of the map.

Deep Sea Research

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Deep Sea Research List of Draw Points and Items

Orbit

The Orbit or the place around the galaxy is comprised of the Moon and the Lunar Base.

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Note: Location not available in map display.

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Note: Location not available in map display.

Lunar Base List of Draw Points and Items

Ultimecia Castle

Ultimecia Castle is a place in only available in Disc 4 and set in the future.

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Note: Location not available in map display.

Ultimecia Castle List of Draw Points and Items

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