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Tiamat guide for Final Fantasy 16 (FF16). Learn how to beat, strategy and tips, item, EXP and gil drops.

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How To Beat Tiamat

Basically Evade → Attack and aim for 100% Staggers.Be careful of Magic Attacks when using Phoenix Shift.Magic Attacks can be repelled by Heatwave.Prioritize evading the enemy's Magic Sword Ruin

Stagger The Enemies By Attacking After Dodging

The enemy's behavior is monotonous, you just need to dodge their attack and attack after. After dodging, try to gain as many attacks as possible in a row and aim for a 100% Stagger.

Stagger Guide

Beware Of Magic Attacks When Trying To Get Close

It is effective to use Phoenix Shift to get close to the enemy. However, if the enemy launches a Magic Attack, you will take damage and will not be able to get close, so watch the enemy's motion before using it.

h3: Magic Attacks Can Be Repelled With Heatwave.

By using the "Heatwave" ability of Phoenix at the right time, you can repel Magic Attacks. Heatwave needs to be learned manually so make sure to learn this ability from Ability Screen

Ability And Feat Guide

Prioritize Evade When The Enemy Use Magic Sword Ruin

Magic Sword Ruin Combo

  • 1. 2 Consecutive Attacks
  • 2. Sideward Slash
  • 3. Dash and Blast Attack

After you have to reduce HP to a certain extent, Tiamat will start using "Magic Sword Ruin". There are 3 stages of continuous attacks so it is better to focus on dodging before moving on to Attack.

Tiamat - Basic Information

LocationThe Nysa Defile
StoryA Chance Encounter

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