|Older names||Terrifying Cry|
Ferocious Roar is a recurring ability in the Dragon Quest series. It inflicts between 120~150 damage to the entire party when the user emits a horrifying scream from their mouths and its usage has been mostly limited to bosses.
Dragon Quest VI
Ferocious Roar is used by Mortamor in his third form and Nokturnus. When used, the game states that, "A blistering wave of energy shoots from his mouth!"
Dragon Quest VII
Ferocious Roar is used by Orgodemir in his third form.
Dragon Quest VIII
Ferocious Roar is used by Emerald Dragon. Unlike other entries, the damage cannot be reduced even when defending.
Dragon Quest IX
Ferocious Roar is once again used by Mortamor when faced as a Legacy Boss. Its damage can reach around 350 when Mortamor reaches level 99 since it is designed to scale with his level.
Dragon Quest X
Ferocious Roar can be used by various bosses, including Dhuran and Nokturnus.
Dragon Quest XI
Ferocious Roar can be used by various monsters and bosses, including Rantingen raven, Cheater cheetah, Mordegon in his second form, Chihuawyrm, Labradrake, Tatsunaga, and Red giant. Rantingen raven's version deals around 30 damage, cheater cheetah's version deals around 60 damage, and the version used by the others deals around 95 damage.