III This is a list of all enemy abilities from Final Fantasy III.


B - C - D - E - F - G - L - M - P - Q - R - S - T - Z


B Edit

Name Description Enemy
Barrier Shift
Changes elemental weakness and absorbs all other elemental attacks. Hein, Amon
Blind Inflicts Blind. Dark Eye, Larva, Pugman, Far Darrig, Shadow, Shinobi, Ninja, Hellgaroo
Major Ice-elemental damage. Kum Kum
Moderate Ice-elemental damage. Far Darrig, Petit Mage, Vulcan, Magician, Sorcerer, Flyer Mage, Hellgaroo Mage, Frostfly, Giant Rat, Hein, Sleipnir, Kraken, Goldor
Minor Ice-elemental damage. Petit, Lilliputian, Pugman, Manticore, Merman
Break Inflicts Gradual Petrify (1/2). Gold Bear, Hellgaroo Mage, Medusa (NES)
Inflicts Petrify on one enemy. Rock Gargoyle, Fachan, Thanatos, Doga's Clone, Platinal, Kum Kum, Doga, Echidna
Bad Breath
Inflicts Paralyze. In 3D version, inflicts a multitude of status ailments. Black Flan, Tentacle (right), Parademon, Barometz, Ruinous Wave

C Edit

Name Description Enemy
Restores moderate HP. Guardian, Ahriman
Restores small amount of HP. Gutsco (3D version only)

D Edit

Name Description Enemy
Death Instantly KOs target. Kum Kum, Echidna
Creates a copy of user with same current HP as user. Eater, Azrael
Drain Absorbs HP from target to heal own HP. Doga's Clone, Gomory, Garm, Doga, Echidna

E Edit

Name Description Enemy
Major Earth-elemental damage to the party. Aeon

F Edit

Name Description Enemy
Moderate Fire-elemental damage. Vulcan, Magician, Hellgaroo Mage, Sorcerer, Gutsco, Flyer Mage, Giant Rat, Hein, Goldor, Kraken
Major Fire-elemental damage. Kum Kum
Fire Minor Fire-elemental damage. Firefly, Djinn, Pugman, Lilliputian, Petit
Flame Minor to moderate Fire-elemental damage. Salamander, Amon, Xande, Ahriman, Dragon, Azer
Flare Major non-elemental damage to one target. Titan, Scylla, Echidna

G Edit

Name Description Enemy
Glare Inflicts Sleep. Cursed Copper, Tangie, Flyer, Red Cap, Pharaoh, Plancti
Glare Inflicts Confuse. Rust Bird, Lamia, Stroper, Nightmare, Nemesis, Queen Lamia

L Edit

Name Description Enemy
Libra Scans target for HP. Xande, Xande's Clone
Moderate Lightning-elemental damage to the party. Garuda, Cerberus, Ahriman, Tentacle (left), Thor, Chimera Mage, Haokah

M Edit

Name Description Enemy
Mega Flare Major non-elemental damage to the party. Bahamut
Major non-elemental damage to all enemies. Xande's Clone, Xande, Echidna, Behemoth, Ahriman
Mind Blast
Inflicts Paralyze on the party. Kunoichi
Mini Inflicts Mini on the party. Gutsco (3D Version only)

P Edit

Name Description Enemy
Particle Beam
Massive non-elemental damage to the party. Cloud of Darkness
Minor non-elemental damage and Poison. Mummy, Pugman, Sleipnir, Far Darrig
Increases target's Defense and Magic Defense. Yormungand, Shadow Master

Q Edit

Name Description Enemy
Quake Major Earth-elemental damage to all enemies. Xande's Clone, Doga's Clone, Doga, Guardian, Xande, Echidna, Ahriman

R Edit

Name Description Enemy
Reflects one spell at a random target on caster's side. Unei, Unei's Clone, Guardian
Run Enemy will attempt to run away, but it can fail. Every enemy, except bosses

S Edit

Name Description Enemy
KOs user to inflict damage to a target equal to 4x user's HP. Bomb, Balloon, Grenade
Shade Inflicts Paralysis. Hellgaroo Mage
Inflicts Silence. Petit Mage
Sleep Inflicts Sleep. Pugman
Minor Ice-elemental damage to the party. Unei, Unei's Clone, Ahriman
Stare Inflicts Petrify. Medusa, Red Cap, Stalagmite
Summon Two versions. Version 1 summons Unei's Clone. Version 2 summons Doga's Clone. Bluck (version 2), Greater Demon (version 1)
Deals heavy damage to entire party. Iron Giant

T Edit

Name Description Enemy
Major Lightning-elemental damage. Kum Kum
Moderate Lightning-elemental damage. Vulcan, Magician, Hellgaroo Mage, Kraken, Goldor, Hein, Giant Rat, Flyer Mage
Minor Lightning-elemental damage. Petit, Lilliputian, Gold Warrior
Tidal Wave
Moderate Water-elemental damage to the party. Leviathan
Toad Inflicts Toad. Far Darrig, Sleipnir
Reduces HP to critical levels. Unei, Unei's Clone

Z Edit

Name Description Enemy
(Atom Edge)
Major non-elemental damage to the party. Odin

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