Wave of Panic is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series, It is a blast of maddening midnight that debilitates even the most dauntless characters.
Using the skill inflicts Sap, Decelerate, and Dazzle on one foe. If multiple enemies are present, the target is selected randomly. Dark Breath takes 7 MP to use, and requires the user to be level 21 with a wisdom stat of 270 to learn. The Gripevine, Titanus, and Mortamor (second form) naturally learn the skill.
Reappearing from 3.3 onwards, it is a skill for the Dark king slime, and Principal Nadia's Dragon Forme. In addition to lowering stats, it also lowers the players's moving speed, while dealing damage.