|Any character whose hit points are reduced to
7777 after an attack gets all lucky 7's effect. The character
goes in to a mad rage and begins attacking the enemy non-stop
landing a hit for 7777 points of damage each time. To get this
you must first get your characters HP over 7777. this means
all lucky 7's affect can only happen to high level characters,
or those equipped with several hp plus Materia. You must also
be very lucky since a attack must knock that character down
to exactly 7777 HP. it can happen but its not likely to happen
when you want it to. Also after a battle where a characters
hit points are 7777, that characters HP is reduced to 1. So
you cant carry this effect over in to another battle. I have
not yet found a way to get this effect by equipping Materia
and equipment, but that's not to say that it cant be done.
|When you feel you are ready to go and face the
awesome ruby weapon, be sure to have Cait Sith in you team.
Cait Sith is the only character that can annihilate the mighty
beast with ease. Before entering the battle make sure you have
Cait Sith limit break ready to use and that you have equipted
his level 2 limit 'slots'. Also kill off your two other characters
to make sure Cait Sith is not killed straight away with 'rubys
quick sand' attack. When ready enter the battle, and select
Cait Siths limit slots, now, you have to line up the 3 parts
of Cait Siths face to cause instant death to all enemies, but
be warned that lining up 2 parts of his face and a bar will
cause your team instant death. This can be hard to pull off,
but keep trying. The benefit of this is saving hours trying
to beat the giant beast the hard way.
|Early in the game, Gil is limited. Here are a
few ways of gaining additional Gil. Ethers aren't vitally important
in the game. It's alot cheaper sleeping at a hotel to restore
your MP instead of using an Ether. Sell your Ethers, but keep
one or two in reserve, just in case. Each Ether sold gives you
750 Gil. When you first get your ALL materia in the game, attempt
to Master it quickly. Give it to a person equipped with an AP-doubling
weapon. By the 2nd disc you would have hopefully mastered this
materia and sell it for 1,400,000 Gil. Do this, and you've got
it made for the rest of the game. If you have little sentimental
value for old weapons and armor, these can be sold too. However,
some weapons can only be found once and not be bought, so if
you sell them, they disappear permanently. As a note, it would
be best to keep old weapons that double your AP or have many
materia slots. If you want to be super cheap, consider sleeping
at places that restore your HP and MP for free. Aeris' House
in Midgar and the house in Junon are such examples.
|This trick requires the W-Item materia. The materia
is obtained after your party parachutes back into Midgar in
Disc 3. After entering the subway tunnels in Sector 8, your
party may walk away from the screen and encounter the Turks,
or walk towards the screen to reach another subway section.
Select the second choice and follow the subway tunnel until
it ends at a dead end with the W-Item materia. Equip the materia
on the character with the item to be duplicated. When a battle
begins, select the W-Item entry on the battle menu, select an
unimportant item and use it on any character. On the second
item choice, select the item to be duplicated by pressing Circle,
then press X to cancel your selection and increase the number
of that item in inventory. Repeatedly press Circle followed
by X to accumulate 99 of the duplicated item. Note: This will
only duplicate item selectable in battle and can not be used
to duplicate the various sources, materia, weapons, or armor.
|The Turtle's Paradise restaurant in Wutai has
hidden six flyers with their advertisement in various locations.
Collect all six flyers and return them to the restaurant owner
to receive a prize consisting of a Power Source, Guard Source,
Magic Source, Mind Source, Speed Source, Luck Source, and a
Megalixer. The flyers are located in the following places:
- Sector 5 slums, on the wall upstairs in a house on the east
side of town.
- Posted on the bulletin board of the lobby of Shinra HQ.
- On the wall next to the item shop in the Ghost Hotel at Gold
- Attached to the wall at the Tiger Lily Arms Shop in Cosmo
- On the wall next to the inn keeper's desk.
- In Yuffie's basement (next to Turtle's Paradise), check the
banner on the wall outside the trap room.
|This trick will only work before Mideel is destroyed.
Getting the Cursed Ring-When in Mideel, find the locked door.
Walk around the corner, and a board will squeak. Examine the
squeaky board, and you will find a key. Go back to the door,
and answer the man's question truthfully, and the Cursed Ring
|You can gain unlimited ribbons by fighting in
the Special Battle at the Gold Saucer. Morph a creature called
Ho Chou during the battle, and you'll gain a ribbon. Continue
participating in the Special Battle to gain more ribbons.