|“||Yu Yevon was once a summoner, long ago. He was peerless. Yet now he lives for one purpose: only to summon. He is neither good, nor evil. He is awake, yet he dreams. But... maybe not forever.||„|
|~ The Fayth describing Yu Yevon|
Yu Yevon (エボン＝ジュ, Ebon-ju?) / (ユ＝エボン, Yu-ebon?) was the leader of ancient Zanarkand, Lady Yunalesca's father, and the creator of Sin in Final Fantasy X.
Yu Yevon is represented by the letter A in the Yevon script alphabet. This symbol appears on his true body and in multiple places in Spira, sometimes paired with the letter Z, the symbol of Sin, symbolizing the beginning and the end of things.
Powers and Stats
Tier: Low 5-B
Name: Yu Yevon
Origin: Final Fantasy X
Age: Over 1,000 years old
Classification: Leader of ancient Zanarkand, Lady Yunalesca's father and the creator of Sin
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Magic, Flight, Gravity Manipulation, Healing, Energy Projection, Possession (Can possess Aeons and other summons to use their forms to rebuild Sin), Summoning (Can summon Yu Pagodas to heal him), Status Effect Inducement (The Yu Pagodas can prevent their targets from using magic while also blinding and poisoning them before putting them to sleep, They can also curse their foes to prevent them from using their strongest techniques)
Lifting Strength: At least Class E
Striking Strength: Unknown (Does not engage in physical combat)
Durability: Small Planet level (Took hits from the party)
Range: Standard melee range. Thousands of kilometers with magic.
Standard Equipment: Yu Pagodas, self-reviving totems which can heal Yu Yevon and cast curses and status ailments on his foes
Intelligence: Yu Yevon was once the greatest Summoner of all, having created Sin and started the cycle of destruction in hopes of defeating Bevelle and preserving Zanarkland. Unfortunately, he lacked the foresight to discover that Sin would first destroy the real Zanarkland before grinding technological advancement to a halt for a thousand years. By that time, Yu Yevon has lost nearly all cognitive capacity aside from his ability to summon and use magic and does not display self-awareness or sentience.
Weaknesses: Gravija is his only attack spell and he himself is damaged while using it
- Curaga: Yu Yevon casts a healing spell that heals significant wounds in an instant.
- Gravija: Yu Yevon rapidly increases gravity in the surrounding area in hopes of crushing his foes. However, he too is affected by this spell and will also take damage.
- Osmose: Yu Yevon drains magical energy from his foes to restore his reserves.
- Ultima: Yu Yevon fires off a bolt of pure magical energy that deals massive non-elemental damage across a wide area while ignoring magical resistances as well as magic reflection effects.