Dazzleflash is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series. It attempts to blind the target party and will reduce their accuracy to 5⁄8 (62.5%), making it slightly less effective per enemy in exchange for it's wider range. Typically, the effects last for 1~2 turns.
Dazzleflash is learned by several monster companions such as the dracky and man o' war. In its debut the skill is virtually identical to Dazzle and causes the same effects for a 1~2 turns.
Dazzleflash is learned by advancing to either rank 5 of the Ranger vocation or rank 1 of the Luminary vocation. In VI the skill changed from reducing accuracy to 3/8ths like Dazzle to 5/8ths.
Luminaries learn Dazzleflash upon reaching rank 2, Goodiebags at rank 2, Serial quillers at rank 4, and Delusionists at rank 2.
Dazzleflash is used by a number of enemies, and now lasts 5~9 turns. An offensive version called Blinder is used by Murdaw and Malroth.