Final Fantasy VIII Reference Information Mar 17, 2010 0:29:15 GMT -5
Post by Griever on Mar 17, 2010 0:29:15 GMT -5
A country on the world's smallest continent.
Known for its temperate climate and warm people.
Balamb Garden adds a school-town feel to this country.
A cavern near Balamb Garden where a Fire element GF lives.
A small country on the eastern coast of Galbadia continent (formerly Dollet).
Remnants of an ancient empire.
A city located south of Dollet in the forest area.
It was an independent country before neighboring country Galbadia invaded 18 years ago.
There are numerous resistance groups fighting for independence to this day.
Timber TV Station
All forms of communication now use HD cables.
No radio transmissions are used.
Timber TV Station keeps its radio systems, waiting for the day radio transmission is restored.
Ruled under the military dictatorship of President Vinzer Deling, this country continues to expand its territory.
Countless invasions of other countries are attempted, but most are deterred by SeeD.
Deling City is its capital.
Tomb of the Unknown King
Located north of Deling City; the burial place of Dollet Empire's last emperor.
The tomb remains nameless due to the ancient belief that calling a dead king by his name brings bad luck.
There are unconfirmed reports that a GF resides inside, as well as other monsters.
A small town outside of Galbadia.
It is actually a small village.
Sorceress Adel of Esthar ordered attacks on this village several times.
Located in the desert south of Deling City, all people deemed dangerous to the government are sent to this facility.
It has become a symbol of President Deling's fascist policies.
Galbadia's long-range missile base.
As the only country to own long range missiles with the exception of Esthar, they pose a major security threat to the world.
It is believed that the missiles are armed with a target-lock mechanism.
The details are unknown.
A railroad that connected the East and West continents.
Completed about the time war broke out, it was only in use a short time.
Since then it has been derelict.
A station located in the center of Horizon Bridge. It's now a haven for expatriates who refused to have their skills exploited by the government.
A country on the northern continent.
Due to the harsh climate, Moombas and the Shumi tribe are the only occupants.
Trabia Garden students and faculty also reside here.
Founded by people who immigrated to a continent east of Centra around the same time Dollet Empire was founded.
The mild climate and temperament of the people soon gave way to scientific advancement.
Started the Sorceress War and fought against the world under Adel's rule.
Their sorceress and their scientific powers posed a worldwide threat.
After abruptly declaring an end to the war, Esthar closed its borders and has kept its silence ever since.
No details are known.
Governed by President Laguna and his aides.
Due to their concern over Dr. Odine's inventions having a negative effect on the state of world security, they closed off their country for 17 years.
It is very likely that President Laguna will be criticized for keeping silent for so long.
A station on the Esthar side of Horizon Bridge.
It is currently abandoned.
Great Salt Lake
A lake on the Esthar continent.
What used to be a beautiful lake is now a barren field.
It's speculated that Esthar's experiments led to the lake's destruction.
A world of monsters.
Many works of art and epics about the moon throughout history are evidence of its mystical powers.
Deep Sea Research Center
A man-made mobile island for marine life research.
Disappeared mysteriously after much wandering.
Since the facility members are still alive, it is assumed to be concealed intentionally.
3015 Found a strong energy field
4141 Call this place Deep Sea Deposit
4242 Seal off Deep Sea Deposit
Deep Sea Deposit
Marine Research Island's last excavation site.
Believed to be an ocean floor ruin.
There is a note saying:
4127 Travel by Underwater Tower.