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Decelerate is a recurring spell in the Dragon Quest Series. It decreases one enemy's agility by one level with 50% accuracy, before spell resistance and Magical might are applied.



Dragon Quest IX

Decelerate is learned by armamentalists at level 10. It costs 3 mp to cast, and will increase in accuracy once the caster's magical might reaches 50. When the value reaches 499, the spell becomes 100% accurate barring monster resistance. The affects of the spell last for 7~10 turns.

Dragon Quest X

Dragon Quest XI

Decelerate is learned by Veronica at level 12, and by Sylvando at level 15. It now costs only 2 MP to cast.