Crunch is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series. It is an enhanced version of Bite that deals a high amount of damage and reduces the Attack and Defence of a single opponent by chewing them up with their sharp teeth.
Crunch can be learned by various monsters, including Dimensional dragon, Draguar, and Dreadful drackal. It costs 28 MP to use, inflicts 150% potency slashing damage to a single enemy and has a chance to greatly reduce their Attack and Defence.
Crunch is a vocational skill for Monster Masters. As such, it can only be used by Monster Masters, who learn this skill at level 30.
It deals non-elemental damage and has a 40% chance to reduce attack and another 40% chance to reduce defense of the target.
Crunch is an enemy-only skill that can be used by certain monsters in high-level stages and boss battles. It costs 50 MP to use and inflicts 290% potency physical damage to a single enemy.