Gilgamesh from Final Fantasy

Gilgamesh was introduced as a main antagonist in Final Fantasy V (1992) and became a recurring character that is sometimes a Boss but sometimes also helping the player as a summonable like in Final Fantasy VIII (1999).

In Final Fantasy Dissidia 012 (2011) he was a playable character for the first time. He returned in that role in some of the Final Fantasy Spinoff games like Theathrytm Final Fantasy.

 Gilgamesh is often portrayed as a travelling sword collector.


Gilgamesh from the Final Fantasy Games: an Overview

Charactername:  Gilgamesh   Developed /Created by Square-Enix
Gameseries: Final Fantasy   First seen on: SNES 
First Game: Final Fantasy V   Year first seen: 1992 
Last Game: Final Fantasy Record Keeper (2014)   Birthplace:  
Role(s) and Characteristics: Boss, Enemy, Summon   Weapons or Martial Arts Style:  
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Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of  Gilgamesh from Final Fantasy

Gilgamesh Final Fantasy XII-2 Official Art

Final Fantasy XIII-2 (2011)

Gilgamesh Final Fantasy Dissidia 012 Official Art Render

Final Fantasy Dissidia 012 (2011) 

Gilgamesh Final Fantasy V Official Artwork

Final Fantasy V (1992)


EX Form

EX Form 2

Classic Costumes

Additional Renders of Gilgamesh in Final Fantasy Dissidia 012



Gilgamesh in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects


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


Selected Fan Art of Gilgamesh




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