Files for enemies are located in battle.fs
archive. This is the files with names c0mXXX.dat
(from c0m001.dat to c0m143.dat).
When you'll open this file, look on the 0x1C
. There is a pointer to the offset in this file, which we need. From this offset
, about all needed things you can read from this pdf: FF8 enemy parameters
You need a table of magic and item values to read all properly from this PDF. This tables are here:FF8 Item valuesFF8 Magic values
As you can see in Magic values - yes, you can insert "The End" magic to draw from any enemy (I tried this with Glacial Eye - it works
)Notes about HP, STR, etc. parameters:Legend:x
is a value of monster level)average_party_level
is a result of: (first character level + second character level + third character level) / 3finish_char_level
is a level of character which killed the monsterValues of all parameters are a result of:
(hp_1 * x * x / 20) + (hp_1 + hp_3 * 100) * x + hp_2 * 10 + hp_4 * 1000
x * str_1 / 10 + x / str_2 - x * x / 2 / str_4 + str_3) / 4
exactly like STR
x / vit_2 - x / vit_4 + x * vit_1 + vit_3
SPR, SPD, EVA:
Exactly like VIT
exp_value * (5 * (x - average_party_level) / average_party_level + 4)
exp_extra_value * (5 * (x - finish_char_level) / finish_char_level + 4)
That's all, I think. I doesn't search values about drop cards and devour status, but maybe I'll search it some day
Maybe somebody will insert this info to Qhimm wiki?
There's a lot of stuff I want to change, not just enemies.
What do you want to know? Maybe I'll help (screens of FF8 in Polish