Cheats, Hints & Walkthroughs
Playstation 3 Games

Final Fantasy 13 Cheats for Playstation 3

Home /
Boxshot & Details
Final Fantasy 13 Cheats and Cheat Codes
  • Developer: Square Enix
  • Publisher: Square Enix
  • Genre: Role-Playing
  • Release: Mar 9, 2010
  • ESRB: Teen

Hints & Secrets

Easy CP

Use the following trick to get 6,600 CP in about two minutes. There are two Behemoth-like enemies fighting each other at Gran Pulse. When you encounter them a preemptive attack will always happen. Use the following Optima set-up: Attacker/Enhancer/Enhancer. Wait until you get Haste and Fire elemental offense. Then, switch to Attacker/Blaster/Blaster. Kill the purple creature to make the white one is easier to defeat. Return near the save point to have them respawn.

mizan, Jan 19, 2010

Super Weapon Exploit

Each character has one super weapon that can be obtained by fully upgrading one of his/her stock weapons.

Each player has seven stock weapons but the final result after maximum upgrades yields the same super weapon.

Upgrading is done through the shop at save points. There are two parts to upgrading:

(1) Spamming items which give a low amount of EXP to increase multipliers, and (2) Using items which give a lot of EXP, and that now give even more EXP due to your multiplier, to upgrade your weapon substantially.

An efficient way to build the multiplier is to go to the Creature Comforts store and buy Vibrant Ooze. Apply 36 of those to your weapon and you will have a 3x multiplier. Then you can apply Perfect Conductor for 2577 EXP.

theweirdguy, Mar 18, 2010

CP Farming in Chapter 5

Right at the clocktower in the park, you'll find a chest with five of those little robots running around it. You can beat them up for 640 cp and loop back to the prior chest area (with one of the monsters) and the group of five will respawn.

Reika666, Mar 18, 2010

CP Farming in Chapters 8 and 9

Here are a couple really solid CP grinding areas in Chapters 8 and 9.

The first spot is right after the attack on Hope's home in Parumpolum in Chapter 8. There are two sets of soldiers who will keep respawning inside the house endlessly. All you have to do is run down the halls a bit and they come right back and they will be there again. Defeating them yields a good amount of CP, and they drop incentive chips which you can sell for 2,500 and buy upgrade parts for your weapons.

I maxed out all my players and upgraded Lightning's weapon from level 16-22 in only 40 minutes of fighting.

The second spot when you're going to rescue Sazh and Vanille in Chapter 9. After you finish the outside fighting portion on the flagship you head inside; in there you get a "green alert" warning the enemy to your presence. Instead of proceeding further, go back outside and you will see that the enemies have respawned.

In fact, just right outside the door you will get into a battle with five enemies which nets you over 700 CP each time as well as dropping Silicon Oil plus incentive and credit chips. After each fight, head back inside around two corners to respawn the enemy. Do this as many times as you want and head inside to the save point to sell the chips and upgrade your weapons and you'll get everyone to level 3 of all their roles in no time.

I prefer these two places becuase of the incentive chips.

Thorn526, Mar 18, 2010

CP Farming in Chapter 11

There are two good places to level up your Crystarium when you come into the Archelyte Steppe in the beginning of Ch. 11. The first one can be found in the Southwest Corner of the main map, the Western Benchland. South of the pond, there is a peninsula where little birdlike characters mass around. At first this seems like an intimidating battle, considering that the enemies will summon characters making the battles very long. However, this can be remedied, if you have 3 of the following four characters: Lightning, Fang, Snow, and Sazh. You'll only really need the following paradigms: Commando x3 / Commando x2+Ravager / Commando x2+Medic / Sentinel+Commando+Medic / Sentinel+Medicx2. Set the base mode on Commando x3 and go into battle.

If you're able to get behind them it makes the battles all that much easier. Once you get the hang of things, you'll learn their pattern and be able to get them more often than not in a surprise attack. Have your leader, whomever you choose to have it attack with Ruinaga, followed by blitz. The Ruinaga will toss them into the air a tiny bit and hit multiple targets in a wide radius. The blitz should hit the same amount of people. Your support characters should attack with Blitz, Blitz, and then standard attack. The Ruinaga spell is important because it keeps the baddies from being able to mass a constant attack on you as well as keeping them unable to summon whoever they are going to bring into the battle. CP ranges from 2000 to 3500 for your 35-45 seconds of effort. If you're having a hard time, try Commando x2 + Ravager, and you may be able to juggle them a little, but the commandos really shred HP in this fight.

The second method should be undertaken when you've gotten more HP and strength, since the fights will be harder. North of the first point, there is a place where the big wolf and a behemoth are fighting. Hit them. Concentrate first on the Behemoth and take him out. Don't kill the wolf, since he's your buffer from being behemoth's lunch. Take them out, 6000+CP. Then turn around, jump down to the west and take out the 3 groups of wolfs for 2000-3000 CP. Repeat this and you'll have tons of CP in no time.

Inuyashaiznum1, Mar 24, 2010

Upgrading Tips

Study Bones / Ooze / Tail are the three 80gil items which take 36 to equal a 3x multiplier. So, 2880 gil gets you 3x. If you're a Gil pincher - save money and wait until you can upgrade an item to max level in one shot - save the investment to a one time shot at multiplier. Furthermore, you won't need to level up any weapons until you're at a point you should be able to afford the expense.

If you would rather just play and level up - do that - don't worry about the gil it costs you - just have fun and be happy.

While Fluids and Oils may give more EXP, they're a waste since the inorganic items are so much better - you are better offf getting to 3x as soon as possible, and then switching to inorganic.

For farmable scenes (like chapter 11) - nothing beats the bomb parts. I had nearly a two full stacks of bomb things from Marks and used them to level up most of the accessories required so I could unlock 'em all for the treasure hunter achievement/trophy.

Onehalf, Mar 24, 2010

Easy "Limit Breaker" Achievement or Trophy Guide

You can do it by equipping genji gloves that allow you to increase the damage cap to 999999.

Super bob, May 17, 2017

Easter Eggs

Hoppin' Mad

Whenever you have control of your character outside of battle, move the analog stick left and right quickly. Do this enough (6 or so times) and your character will come to an abrupt stop and emote -- expressing anger or fatigue.

JESSICA, Mar 18, 2010

Secret Animation

If you turn the left stick in a slow circle on the field screen, the character that you are controlling will do a secret animation. For example, Hope will shake his head and hands.

Ryitmanso, Mar 25, 2010

Secret Animation

If you turn the left stick quickly on the field screen, then the character you are controlling will do an animation. For example, Hope will shake his head and look at the ground.

Bmpchikihoops, Mar 10, 2017

Unlockables

Normal Trophies

To unlock the following PS3 Trophies, complete the following tasks:

Unlockable:How to Unlock:
Adamant Will (Silver)Felled a heavyweight of the lowerworld wilds.
Commando's Seal (Bronze)Mastered the Commando role.
Limit Breaker (Silver)Dealt 100,000+ damage with a single attack.
Loremaster (Gold)Discerned the full attributes of 100 enemies.
Master's Seal (Silver)Fully developed all characters.
Medic's Seal (Bronze)Mastered the Medic role.
Ravager's Seal (Bronze)Mastered the Ravager role.
Saboteur's Seal (Bronze)Mastered the Saboteur role.
Sentinel's Seal (Bronze)Mastered the Sentinel role.
Synergist's Seal (Bronze)Mastered the Synergist role.
Treasure Hunter (Gold)Held every weapon and accessory.

badbrad-92, Dec 24, 2009

Secret Trophies

To unlock the following PS3 Trophies, complete the following tasks:

Unlockable:How to Unlock:
Dorgann's Trophy (Silver)Completed all high-level Cie'th Stone missions.
Exorcist (Silver)Triumphed over undying lowerworld souls in seven fierce battles.
Floraphobe (Silver)Toppled a green terror and cut an oversized succulent down to size.
Galuf's Grail (Silver)Completed all Cie'th Stone missions.
Gysahl Wreath (Bronze)Discovered buried treasure with a little help from a chocobo.
Instrument of Change (Gold)Witnessed the dawn of a new crystal legend.
Instrument of Dissent (Bronze)Survived the Purge to confront a greater peril.
Instrument of Faith (Silver)Defied destiny's charge and embarked on a different path.
Instrument of Fate (Bronze)Took the first steps toward challenging an unjust fate.
Instrument of Flight (Bronze)Slipped through the net and lived to fight another day.
Instrument of Hope (Bronze)Traveled to the world below, seeking a way to alter fate.
Instrument of Rebellion (Bronze)Made plans to infiltrate enemy-occupied territory.
Instrument of Shame (Bronze)Carried the burden of guilt to the end of the line.
Instrument of Survival (Bronze)Evaded pursuers, though memories of the past still gave chase.
Instrument of Tragedy (Bronze)Strode into danger's den and paid the consequences.
Instrument of Truth (Bronze)Recognized the true threat to the world's future.
Instrument of Vengeance (Bronze)Resolved to be more than a victim of circumstance.
Instrument of Wrath (Bronze)Took the fight to the enemy's door.
Kelger's Cup (Bronze)Completed all low-level Cie'th Stone missions.
L'Cie Paragon (Gold)Earned a 5-star ranking for all Cie'th Stone missions.
Natural Selector (Silver)Passed Titan's trials.
Pulsian Pioneer (Bronze)Took over 10,000 steps on the lowerworld surface.
Superstar (Gold)Earned a 5-star ranking in the battle to determine the world's fate.
Ultimate Hero (Platinum)Acquired all trophies.
Xezat's Chalice (Bronze)Completed all mid-level Cie'th Stone missions.

Revender, Jan 18, 2010

Unlockable Themes

By obtaining certain Trophies, you can unlock special character themes for your PS3.

Unlockable:How to Unlock:
Fang ThemeObtain the "Treasure Hunter (Gold)" Trophy.
Hope ThemeObtain the "Instrument of Change (Gold)" Trophy.
Lightning ThemeObtain the "Superstar (Gold)" Trophy.
Sazh ThemeObtain the "Lore Master (Gold)" Trophy.
Serah ThemeObtain the "Ultimate Hero (Platinum)" Trophy.
Snow ThemeObtain the "L'Cie Paragon (Gold)" Trophy.
Vanille ThemeObtain the "Instrument of Faith (Silver)" Trophy.

depharis13, Feb 18, 2010

Game Walkthroughs

Walkthrough (PC)

Walkthrough (PC)

Submit Cheats

If you know cheat codes, secrets, hints, glitches or other level guides for this game that can help others leveling up, then please Submit your Cheats and share your insights and experience with other gamers.

Latest Questions
How do you defeat barthandelus

How do you defeat barthandelus when you face him for the first time?...

From: carlosPosted on: 12-15-2011
How to defeat 3 tonberries

How do you defeat 3 tonberries in d1 mission...

From: Mum1806Posted on: 11-20-2011
Beating the 2nd barthandelus

How do u beat him when he uses doom on u can u have only lvl 33 weps and up...

From: barthandelusPosted on: 02-11-2011
Starting new game after completing game

Once you completed game first time can start game with upgraded roles and weapons?...

From: rabbitPosted on: 02-07-2011
Finding chocobos

Where and what do you have to do to get the chocobos?...

From: trayPosted on: 11-01-2010
Second fal'cie

How can i possibly beat the second fal'cie boss?...

From: AlanZ4Posted on: 06-01-2010
Getting trapezohedrons

How can i get them without paying $2,000,000??...

From: peeweePosted on: 05-10-2010
View All Questions »
Ask a Question

Stuck in this game? Ask a question below and let other gamers answer your question or view answers to previously asked questions. If you think you are an expert then please try to help others with their questions.

Your Question
More Options
Games You May Like