El Niño (エルニーニョ, Eru Nīnyo?), also known as Maelstrom, is a recurring ability in the series. It is generally used by piranha-type enemies, in particular the enemy and summon Remora. It is generally a powerful Water-elemental magic attack that targets the entire party.
El Niño is an ability usable through Mog's Water Harmony Dance, at a 7/16 chance. It deals Water-elemental damage to all enemies with a Spell Power of 61, ignoring split damage and being unblockable. El Niño is also an enemy ability used by Rhizopas, Angler Whelk, Leviathan, Blue Dragon (Dragons' Den), Kaiser Dragon, Gorgimera, and Zeveak.
El Niño is an enemy ability used by Angler Whelk, Rhizopas, and Seaflower, which inflicts major Water-elemental damage to the party.
event in the Pacific Ocean. During an El Niño year currents alter and cause severe disruption to marine ecosystems. El Niño is named after "the little boy" in Spanish, referring to the Christ child, as an El Niño phenomenon is usually noticed around Christmas time in the Pacific Ocean.El Niño is an