The first form of Orphan is the penultimate boss of Final Fantasy XIII. After Barthandelus is defeated, Orphan's shell emerges from the inky fluid and attacks the party. The battle starts directly after the previous battle with Barthandelus with the same settings. Orphan utilizes Instant Death attacks. Orphan has low resistance to many status effects, including Slow and Imperil, and is susceptible to Poison.