Hammer Frame

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Hammer Frame

Hammer Frame KHII.png

Hammer Frame KHIIFM.png

Hammer Frame KHX.png

Katakana ハンマーボディ Heartless Emblem.png
Rōmaji Hanmā Bodi
Japanese Hammer Body

Type Emblem Heartless
Games Kingdom Hearts II
Kingdom Hearts χ
Variations
Iron Hammer
Gold Hammer Frame
Silver Hammer Frame
Hammer Frame

Kingdom Hearts II
It taps the ground to create a sonic wave. Jump to avoid the wave and defeat it with combos.

When its HP gets low, it attacks with a series of tackles, so defeat it immediately!
Kingdom Hearts Union χ
Paralyzes its foes and boosts its strength and defense when low on HP. Hammer away at this Heartless with special attacks before it has a chance to act!


Location Level HP EXP Strength Defense
Timeless River 19 77 68 19 10
Port Royal 20 82 75 21 11
Beast's Castle 36 123 273 34 19
Weapon Fire Blizzard Thunder Dark Other
x1.0 x1.0 x1.0 x1.0 x1.0 x1.0

Rewards
(1) HP Ball x4
(10) Munny x2
Blazing Shard (10%), Energy Stone (4%)
World(s)
Beast's Castle, Timeless River, Port Royal
Cup Level HP EXP Strength Defense
Cerberus Cup

Match 2: 3 Hammer Frame

28 103 27 15
Goddess of Fate Cup

Match 4: 4 Hammer Frame
Match 10: ? Hammer Frame

53 168 48 28
Cerberus Paradox Cup

Match 2: 3 Hammer Frame

70 213 62 36
Hades Paradox Cup

Match 26: 2 Hammer Frame

99 290 87 51
Weapon Fire Blizzard Thunder Dark Other
x1.0 x1.0 x1.0 x1.0 x1.0 x1.0

The Hammer Frame is an Emblem Heartless that was introduced in Kingdom Hearts II. As its name implies, it has a hammer like body and capable of dishing out wild attacks. Its main attack is continuously smacking the ground, creating shockwaves. One of the storyline sidequests includes defeating them before they completely break the chain supporting the hanged construction site.

Design[edit]

A Hammer Frame has a thin, black body with yellow bracelets around its wrists, a grey belt, four-fingered hands, and yellow and purple shoes. Its head is spherical and pitch-black with glowing, yellow eyes and a black, jagged mouth. The Heartless's torso and head are enveloped in a red suit attached to an enormous, red hammerhead. Both ends of the hammer are black, and the Heartless emblem is printed on its front tip. A long, curled, black antenna sprouts out of the top of the Hammer Frame’s helmet.

In Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix, the Hammer Frame's body and antenna are bronze, its bracelets, belt, and the tips of its shoes are yellow, the rest of its shoes are brown, and the hammerhead suit is yellow orange.

The Hammer Frame's name is a reference to the suit it wears. Its Japanese name, "Hammer Body", also references this, as "frame" can be defined as "the structure of a person's body".

Strategy[edit]

Attacks
  • Shock Wave (衝撃波 Shougekiha?): Creates a wide shockwave
  • Hammer (ハンマー Hammā?): Smash target with chest
  • Spin Rush (回転突進 Kaiten Tosshin?): Vertical spinning charge

Hammer Frames are relatively weak Heartless, but their attacks can still be fatal if they connect. However, the Heartless's attacks are all ground based, so aerial attacks are the best way to attack them without getting hit. Reflect magic also works well, if timed correctly.

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