Carbuncle is mainly a summonable Esper /Bestia that can be obtained through different ways in the Final Fantasy series. Carbuncle is usually helping the player’s party through the strong Reflect spell. 

It debuted in Final Fantasy V (1992) as a secret boss and returned in almost all following main series Final Fantasy games in very different forms.

Carbuncle-from-Final-Fantasy on Game-Art-HQ


Carbuncle from the Final Fantasy Games: an Overview

Charactername: Carbuncle   Developed /Created by Squaresoft / Square-Enix
Gameseries: Final Fantasy   First seen on: Super Nintendo 
First Game: Final Fantasy V   Year first seen in: 1992 
Last Game: Final Fantasy Legends: Toki no Suishō  (2015)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: A summonable character that helps the player, a few times also a boss   Weapons or Martial Arts Style:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Carbuncle

Carbuncle Final Fantasy Legends Toki no Suishō

Final Fantasy Legends: Toki no Suishō  (2015)

Carbuncle FFXIII Concept Art

Final Fantasy XIII (2009)

Carbuncle Final Fantasy Tactics Art

Final Fantasy Tactics (1997)




Carbuncle in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


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


Selected Fan Art of Carbuncle




Trivia and own opinion(s)



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