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Final Fantasy X Fastest way to farm AP

This page contains information about the fastest ways in gaining AP in the game Final Fantasy X/X-2 Remastered (FF 10, FF X). Read on to know more about the best methods in levelling in the game.

AP farming

FF X uses AP instead of Experience Points. There are several methods to increase AP gained in the game.

Omega Ruins

There are Ideal locations for farming at every stage of the game. Omega Ruins however, is the area with the highest yield for Experience Points. Beware of Malboros! Malboros starts the battle by ambusing you. This is the reason farming in Omega Ruins are dangerous.

Preparation Method

Equipping Confuseproof and (or) Berserkproof Armors are one way to deal with Malboros. Another method is to have a character with First Strike at the frontline. Immediately swap a character with provoke and provoke the Malboro. This will prevent it from casting Bad Breath at the party.

Equipment Setups

Equip Weapons with Double or Triple AP

Equipping Weapons with these Abilities will further increase the rate of AP gained every battle.


Overkilling enemies will make them give more AP. Some enemies give 150% AP while some give up to 200% AP. Overkill enemies to hasten your Farming.

Don Tonberry Trick

Fastest way to gain AP

There is an enemy in the game called Don Tonberry. Don Tonberry counters the party with Karma. Karma deals damage equal to the number of fiends you have killed X 100.

Don Tonberry Trick Setup

Overdrive -> AP

Unlocking Catastrophe in the original creations by unlocking 6 area conquest monsters will net you 99 Doors to tomorrow.

Triple AP

Triple AP can be obtained as a Weapon drop from One-Eye. Aim to get a weapon with 3 slots to be able to customize Triple AP or Double AP and Overdrive->AP to the weapon.

Triple Overdrive

99 Winning Formula can be obtained by unlocking Neslug in the Monster Arena Original Creation. 30 of these can be customized in a weapon to obtain Triple Overdrive Auto-Ability.

Battle Preparation

Set the main attacker's overdrive mode to Stoic and your other character's Overdrive Mode to Comrade. This character will keep attacking don tonberry until it reaches the party. Revive the character and repeat this then flee the battle. All the damage taken will be converted to AP netting you massive amounts of AP after the battle.

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