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A rebel agent who lived in the cold northern village of Salamand. Firion and his party came to Josef's aid after imperial forces took his daughter hostage, and in gratitude he joined them.

World: FF II
Rebel Agent


Physical Attack
Wields axes and fist weapons. Can use monk abilities, enhancing his fighting prowess to efficiently dispatch enemies.

Recruitment Method

Snow Cavern(Classic) First Time Reward

Memory Crystal

Coliseum(Elite) First Time Reward

Memory Crystal II

Cave of Mysidia(Elite) First Time Reward
Hall of Rites

Memory Crystal III

Hall of Rites


Starting Value Lv 99
HP 202 6565
Attack 11 211
Defense 7 124
Magic 8 135
Resistance 8 135
Mind 8 135
Accuracy 20 25
Evasion 22 28
Speed 104 167

Soul Break

Soul Break Effect
Fists of Fury(Josef) Deal physical damage to one target.

Soul Break Equipment (Unique)

Super Soul Break Equipment (Unique)

Equipment Soul Break When Mastered
Bracers (II) Snows of Death(Josef) Attack +10
Josef's Cloak (II) Snow Crush(Josef) Attack +10

Burst Soul Break Equipment (Unique)

Equipment Soul Break When Mastered
Shura Gloves (II) Undaunted Hero(Josef) Attack +10
Burst Mode Abilities
Ice Breaker
Deal three physical ice and non-elemental attacks to one target. Deal six attacks if the user has Unbound Fury.
Man of Snow
Deal four physical ice and non-elemental attacks to one target, temporarily lower the user's Defense and Resistance a large amount, and grant Unbound Fury to the user, reducing delay of the user's actions.

Ultra Soul Break (Unique)

Equipment Soul Break When Mastered
Godhand (II) Heroic Soul(Josef) Attack +10
Tiger Fangs (II) Hero's Smash(Josef) Attack +10

Glint (Unique)

Equipment Soul Break When Mastered
Genji Gloves (II) Hero's Roar(Josef) Attack +10

Record Materia

Gain a small amount of Attack and Defense, but begin battle with Sap.
Attack deals two physical attacks instead of one, but deals only light damage.
Deal significantly more ice damage.
Gain a large amount of Attack, but lose a moderate amount of Defense.

Legend Materia

Deal slightly more damage with monk abilities.
When low on HP, restore a large amount of HP to all allies proportional to their max HP, grant them Last Stand, and afflict the user with Doom (Countdown 15). Can only trigger once per battle.
Begin battle temporarily infused with the power of ice.
Small chance for monk abilities to trigger twice.

Useable Equipment


Useable Ability

(Rarity 5)
(Rarity 4)
(Rarity 5)

Record Spheres / Legend Sphere

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