Family: Giant Bat
Crystal: Wind
Weak to: Wind, Light, Piercing Weapons: Dagger, Polearm, Archery, Marksmanship, Shuriken, Sharpshot Frame
Strong to: Dark

Notorious Monster


Zone Level Drops Steal Spawns Notes
King Ranperre's Tomb 16~19 1 A, H, L
500~600 HP
??? MP
A = Aggressive; NA = Non-Aggresive; L = Links; S = Detects by Sight; H = Detects by Sound;
HP = Detects Low HP; M = Detects Magic; Sc = Follows by Scent; T(S) = True-sight; T(H) = True-hearing
JA = Detects job abilities; WS = Detects weaponskills; Z(D) = Asleep in Daytime; Z(N) = Asleep at Nighttime; A(R) = Aggressive to Reive participants


  • Timed spawn of 30~90 minutes at (J-6) on the first map along the cemented area at the top of the stairs.
  • Will spawn during daytime too, unlike regular bats.(Fought Barbastelle at 8:12am Vana'diel time)
  • Only uses Ultrasonics TP move in addition to regular attacks.
  • Can be soloed by some level 18 jobs and many level 20 jobs. (see testimonials)
  • Trial of the Magians
  • Required kill as part of Trial 512. Must be killed 3 times.
Hunt Registry Elusiveness Ferocity Required Scylds Rewarded Scylds Evolith Evolith
Northern San d'Oria (E-8)
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Historical Information

Barbastelle (Barbastella barbastellus) is a type of bat that resides in Europe.