Sorceress Adel is an antagonist in Final Fantasy VIII. She is an evil sorceress who reigned over Esthar in the past. Adel was embroiled in a bitter war with Galbadia and ordered the kidnapping of children all over the world in order to find a successor. She was responsible for the kidnapping of Ellone and the development of the Lunatic Pandora. Her reign was ended by Laguna Loire who devised a plan to trap Adel in the Sorceress Memorial and launch her into space. She is released from her tomb by Rinoa Heartilly, under the spell of sorceress Ultimecia, and is brought back down to earth by the Lunar Cry.
|Final Fantasy VIII Characters|
| Squall | Rinoa | Zell | Quistis | Selphie | Irvine |
Laguna | Kiros | Ward | Seifer | Edea | Ultimecia | Adel
Angelo | Biggs | Cid | Dr. Kadowaki | Dr. Odine | Ellone | Fujin | General Caraway | Julia Heartilly | Ma Dincht | Mayor Dobe | NORG | Raijin | Raine | Vinzer Deling | Watts | Wedge | Xu | Zone