Vayne Solidor

The unyielding Emperor of the Ivalician superpower Archades, he commands incredible strength in hand to hand combat and commands a host of magic swords.


Vayne Carudas Solidor is a Villain and character representing Final Fantasy XII.

In the original game Vayne commanded the vast legions of the Empire of Archades, through his machinations both political and militant he secured great power over Dalmasca and waged war with the Gods themselves. However he met his end when Vaan and his company infiltrated his Sky Fortress Bahamut and vanquished him putting an end to the war that had gripped Ivalice.

Despite his cruel and power hungry personality he bears a strong sense of fealty to his family and people.

In the game's story mode, Vayne opposes Vaan.


His standard attire is identical to his appearance from Final Fantasy XII, An elaborate suit of scale armor on his chest, golden vambraces and knee pads, white gloves, winged pauldrons and crimson coat tails.

His first alternate form the Emperor's Vestments are a variation of the violet half-robe adorned with golden pauldrons and scarlet tassels that Emperor Gramis wore in Final Fantasy XII complete with an elaborate diadem.

His second alternate form is the Politician's Guise, a variant of the white and burgundy hooded robes of the Archadian Senators.

His Manikin is Gold and called the Idle Conqueror


Vayne is a Martial Militant, his attacks are based on his abilities as a boss in all three of his forms. Vayne excels in short to mid ranged combat, which are both brutal and power and easy to chain together to form combos. However, Vayne's can find himself lacking when it comes to battling over greater distances.

Brave Attacks

Name Type Range Damage Type Description Additional Effects'
Pummel Ground Mid Physical Smash the enemy with energy waves generated from a left and right hook to a roundhouse kick. Can combo without striking. Chase
Lunge Ground Mid Physical Charge into the opponent in a shoulder tackle dealing a heavy strike. Magic Block, Guard Break, Wallrush
Mega Flare Ground/ Aerial Mid Magical Launch a plume of flames from hands like a flamethrower catching the opponent in multiple BRV strikes. N/A
Holy Ground/ Aerial Mid Magical Summon a font of light energy under the opponent and cause it to erupt in a tall pillar which radiates a powerful holy explosion after a second. N/A
Kick Ground/ Aerial Close Physical Lurch forward with a quick sweep kick, fast and good for setting up quicker attacks. N/A
Iron Heel Aerial Close Physical Crash the opponent down into the ground a powerful axe kick. Quick, very short ranged. Wallrush
Beatdown Aerial Close Physical Strike the enemy with a left and right punch then a roundhouse kick and finish with a rising knee. Chase

HP Attacks

Name Type Range Damage Type Description Additional Effects'
Tree of Sephira Ground Rise Physical Vayne launches several sephira into the air then fuses all his swords and plunges it to the ground causing a massive explosion of mist. Great for attacking from below the enemy. Absorb
Ascension Ground Long Magical Vayne unleashes a storm of mist bolts from his body high into the air and then homes them into the enemy. N/A
Contempt Aerial Long Physical Fire five sephira swords at the enemy which converge at the enemies location. N/A
Inviolable Will Aerial Dive Magical Vayne launches beams from his Sephira directly under him which converge into the center and explode. Great for attacking from above. Wallrush

Brave to HP Attack

Name Chained From Damage Type Description Additional Effects'
Mach Wave Pummel Magical Throw a wave of energy through the ground blasting the enemy. Wallrush
Force of Will Beatdown Physical Vayne will continue to strike the opponent with shattering blows leading to a single powerful punch inducing an intense implosion dealing HP damage. Wallrush

EX Mode - Power of Nethicite

Name Type Description
Regen EX Ability Recovers HP over time during EX Mode.
Critical Boost EX Ability Doubles Critical Rate while in EX Mode
Sephira EX Ability Heavenly swords surround Vayne and pierce enemies during physical attacks dealing extra strikes.
Piercing Magick EX Ability Mist flows through Vayne allowing Magick to pierce through the mightiest defenses.
The Undying EX Burst Vayne blasts the enemy into the EX Zone with Mega Flare and will draw on Venat's power charging Mist into himself to unleash an immense Flare attack.

If the burst is preformed correctly he will use Teraflare constructing a dragonic head out of shrapnel which launches several pulses into the sky which rain down onto the opponent each exploding creating an utterly massive blast.

If not he will use the weaker Gigaflare Sword and charge and fuse his Sephira together with shrapnel into an extended blade of magic a slash the opponent with it..


Vayne can equip Grappling Weapons, Swords, Guns, Poles, Gauntlets, Shields, Helmets, Hats, Heavy Armor and Chestplates.

Exclusive WeaponsEdit

Name Level Stats Effects Obtained
Amber Armlet 30 HP -659
BRV +83
ATK +40
Damage +5% Trade: 61,000 gil, Sonic Knuckles, Scarletite x1, Conqueror's Desire x5
Brawler 90 HP -552
BRV +69
ATK +63
Damage +10% Trade: 158,000 gil, Amber Armlet, Electrum x1, Conqueror's Dream x5
Venat's Will 100 HP -552
BRV +79
ATK +68
Damage +15%
First Strike ability
Trade: 182,800 gil, Brawler, Manufacted Nethicite x1, Conqueror's Hopes x5

Trade AccessoryEdit

Name Description
Manufacted Nethicite No opstacle is to steep. I will see my ambitions through.


When battled in story mode The Battle for Freedom plays as the background music.