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Blackball is the dragon attack used by the living shadows, beating enemies black and blue with spheres of darkness.


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Quietly amasses sinister energy before triggering an enormous blast, inflicting major dark-element ability damage on all enemies

Shadows, Silhouettes, and Umbras can use Blackball.


  • Blackballing is a term that refers to voting against someone in an anonymous ballot, as opposed to voting for someone via Whiteballing. More broadly, dark spheres in general have negative implications in several contexts such as in billiards or in Dragon Quest's own Tombola