Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Air Buster Boss Guide

A boss guide for Air Buster in Final Fantasy (VII,) including boss stats, attacks, and strategies for defeating it.

Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Walkthrough Part 2 - Mako Reactor #5

Air Buster Boss Guide

This boss is encountered in the Mako Reactor #5 walkthrough of Final Fantasy 7.

Air Buster Boss Stats

Level 15
HP 1200
MP None
Weakness Lightning
Strong Against Gravity, Earth
Absorbs None
Immunity Sleep, Return, Confusion, Silence, Darkness, Transform, Berserk, Poison, Paralysis, Stone, Slowly Stone, Manipulate, Death
EXP 180
Item Rewards Titan Bangle

Air Buster Boss Attacks

1) Counter Attack

Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Air Buster Boss Guide

When you hit Air Buster from behind, it will hit you with a counter-attack. The damage is much lower than Big Bomber’s.

2) Big Bomber

Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Air Buster Boss Guide

Big Bomber is Air Buster’s lethal attack. Make sure to heal your party member if their HP is low.

Air Buster Boss Strategy

Use Limit Breaks When Available

Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Air Buster Boss Guide

Use Limit Breaks when the party member is facing Air Buster’s back. You could also attract its attention to turn it around by attacking.

Use Bolt (Lightning Materia)

Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Air Buster Boss Guide

Same with Guard Scorpion, Air Buster is weak to lightning attacks. It is better for all party members to have Lightning Materia equipped.

Attack from the Back and Use Heal

Final Fantasy 7 (FFVII) - Air Buster Boss Guide

Attack the Air Buster from behind. Also, Heal periodically to sustain yourself in the fight.

Leave a Reply

  Subscribe  
Notify of