Leon is one of the playable characters in Final Fantasy II (1988) but also one of the antagonists during the majority of the game. He became a playable character in a couple of the Final Fantasy spinoff games including Pictlogica Final Fantasy, Final Fantasy: Record Keeper and Final Fantasy Brave Exvius.

Leon was the first antagonist in the Final Fantasy series that was related to one of the main protagonists, he is also the first “Dark Knight” character in Final Fantasy. And Leon was also the first antagonist who becomes playable at a later time in a Final Fantasy.


Leon from the Final Fantasy Games: an Overview

Charactername:  Leon / Leonhart (Japan)
  Developed /Created by  Square-Enix
Gameseries: Final Fantasy   First seen on: NES 
First Game: Final Fantasy II   Year first seen: 1988 
Last Game: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius (2015)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Protagonist & Antagonist   Weapon: Sword
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Leon from Final Fantasy


Final Fantasy II (1988)



Leon in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


Leon is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration


Selected Fan Art and Cosplay of Leon


The two sides of Leon

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Updates and Additions in Leon’s Game Art Gallery and Character Overview