Final Fantasy IX
The answer you seek may forever change your life for the worse.
Quote by: Freya
There are 3 types of Status Effects. First, the Bad status effects. This will cause ailments to your characters but will be removed after the battle. The Very Bad
status effects on the other hand will still remain even after the battle. You can see them in the small status window of your character. Now, the good status effects
are those that increases your fighting ability, whether increase your speed or power. Here’s the list of the status effects and their description.
Bad Status Effects
Your character will be uncontrollable. It will attack on its own and the damage will be greater! Don’t worry, it won’t attack your party though.
Use the Remedy Item: Use Gysahl Greens
You’ll lose control of the confused character. He / she will attack anyone. It will be randomly selected though, it may be your party or your opponent.
Use the Remedy Item: Prevent it by equipping the Clear Headed ability
When your character is Frozen, hope that an enemy won’t attack him/her. Just as like real ice, once it is physically attacked, it will break into pieces. So,
if your frozen character is physically attacked, he/she will KO’d immediately.
Attack your character with Fire Magic.
When your character is in Heat, he/she will be KO’d if he/she makes a single move.
Attack your character with Ice or Water magic: Prevent it by equipping the Body Heat ability.
Your character’s body will shrink. During this time, you can only do 1 Damage using your physical attacks. But, you can still use your Items and Skills.
Use the Remedy Item
During this time, the poisoned character’s HP will gradually drop during the battle.
Use the Remedy or Antidote Item: Use Dagger’s Panacea Ability: Prevent it by equipping the Antibody Ability
Your character will literally sleep during battle. You cannot control the character and his/her ATB will stop.
Use the Remedy Item: Prevent it by equipping the Insomniac Ability
When Slowed, your character’s ATB will fill up slower than normal. You’ll miss a couple of turns if your inflicted with this condition.
Use the Remedy Item
You character’s ATB will be stopped temporarily. During this time, you cannot use that character but your enemy can damage the stopped character. If everyone
in the party is stopped, the Game will be Over.
Use the Remedy Item: Prevent it by equipping the Locomotion Ability
Very Bad Status Effects
This is the same as blind. Your character’s chance of hitting the enemy will be greatly decreased. Therefore, that character will most likely miss.
Use the Eyedrops or Remedy Item: Prevent it by equipping the Bright Eyes ability.
Your characters will be stiff and you cannot control them. The petrified character/s will be literally out of battle.
Use the Soft Item: Use Dagger’s Stona Ability: Prevent it by equipping the Jelly Ability
When silenced, your character cannot use Magic.
Use the Echo Screen or Remedy Item: Prevent it by equipping the LoudMouth Ability
If an enemy hits the troubled character, the rest of the party will receive more or less half the damage receive by the troubled character.
Use the Annoyntment Item
When your character is inflicted with Venom, his/her HP and MP will gradually decrease. But, unlike Poison, your character cannot move. If all of your party
member’s are inflicted, the Game will be Over.
Use the Antidote Item: Use Dagger’s Panacea Ability
When your character has a virus, he/she will not gain any EXP or AP after the battle.
Use the Vaccine Item
This status effect will turn you into an undead character. Healing magic/items and other magic attacks will damage that character greatly.
Use Magic Tag Item
Good Status Effects
This is very helpful. Once the character with Auto Life, is killed, he/she will be automatically be revived once.
That character will literally float in the air during the battle. He/she will not receive any damage at all from Earth Based attacks.
With the Haste Status, that character’s ATB will fill up faster. Therefore, you can have more turns.
When protected, that character will receive less damage from physical attacks.
As the name implies, it will reflect Magic Attacks back at the caster. Note that some Magic attacks cannot be reflected.
That character will slowly recover HPs.
With shell, your character will receive minimal damage from Magic Attacks.
The vanished character will be invisible and cannot be harmed by physical attacks. But, he/she will come back again if he/she is hit with any magic.