The English-language ability consists of two different Japanese-language abilities. The first is 応援 / おうえん [ouen] or 'cheering' in Japanese. The second is グッドタイム [good time] in Japanese.

Final Fantasy III

Type: Bardsong, Target: all allies, Duration: 2 turns
Use: Bard
Effect: gives ATK+10 to all alllies
Other: only existed in the NES version, was removed for the DS version of the game
Other: 応援 in Japanese

Final Fantasy VIII

AP Required: 10
GF: Quezacotl, Shiva, Ifrit, Siren, Brothers, Leviathan, Pandemona, Alexander, Doomtrain, Bahamut, Tonberry, Eden
Effect: Enables you to boost a GF during the animation
Other: 応援 in Japanese, officially translated as Boost, which is in fact another ability entirely

Dissidia NT

Type: EX Skill (General)
Obtain: Player Level 13
Target: all allies, Range: ∞, Recast: 75 s, Duration: 10 s or less
Effect: Temporarily increase the duration of some buffs for all allies
Effect: increases duration by 50% of the original effect duration or up to 10 s
Other: グッドタイム in Japanese

4 Heroes of Light

Type: Ability, AP: 1
Target: one ally, Element: -, Power: -
Speed: 5, Fixed Enmity: 10, Volatile Enmity: 100
Learn: Dancer 3
Description: Increase one ally's AP by 3 points
Other: targets the ally with lowest AP
Other: as 'Applaud'

Record Keeper


Boon (Cheering)
Type: Physical Support, Rarity: ★, Uses: 4-12
Target: single, Element: -
Use: Deshi, Aerith, Gordon, Luneth, Rinoa, Terra, Tidus, Wakka, Bard, Ranger
Generate: Strength Orb (Tiny) x3, Holy Orb (Tiny) x3, 1,200 gil
Refine (lv2): Strength Orb (Tiny) x5, Holy Orb (Tiny) x8, 2,500 gil
Refine (lv3): Strength Orb (Tiny) x10, Holy Orb (Tiny) x15, 6,000 gil
Refine (lv4): Strength Orb (Tiny) x20, Holy Orb (Tiny) x30, 12,000 gil
Refine (lv5): Strength Orb (Tiny) x30, Holy Orb (Tiny) x45, 25,000 gil
Description: Raises the target's physical attack power for a fixed time
Other: 応援 in Japanese


Boon (Good Time)
Type: Limit, Rarity: -
Target: all allies, Element: -, Gauge cost: 1 bar
Learn: Sazh (equip Vega 42s (XIII))
Effect: Gives Shell and Haste to all allies.
Other: グッドタイム in Japanese

Category: Ability

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