Boost is a relatively popular Final Fantasy ability, allowing the user to deal more damage with their next attack.
溜める / ためる [tameru] or 'accumulate' 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: is おうえん [ouen] ('cheering') in Japanese, and thus a different ability from the others listed on this page. Usually translated as Boon

Final Fantasy XI

Type: Job Ability
Learn at: MNK5, Use: any
Cast Time: instant, Recast: 15 sec, Duration: 3 mind
Range: self, Radius: self, Cumulative Enmity: 1, Volatile Enmity: 300
Description: Enhances the power of your next attack
Other: raises ATK by 12.5%, can be stacked. Wears off after use
Other: can be modified by Temple Gloves and Anchorite's Gloves

Tactics Advance

Type: Aim
Range: self
Learn with: Archer
Learn from: Longbow (100 AP)


Type: Unique Ability, AP Cost: 100, Power: -, Element: -
Cast time: instant or greater, Recast: 10 sec
Learn: Monk, Equip: Monk
Description: Accumulates power to raise attack strength. Pressing down the button charges up the attack, and the accumulated power rises with charge time.

Airborne Brigade


Type: STR, Element: -, Growth: Normal, Cost: 16
Attack: 1,340 (lv1), 5,409 (lv80), 6,439 (lv100), ? (lv120), ? (lv140), ? (lv160)
Defense: 1,330 (lv1), 5,339 (lv80), 6,354 (lv100), ? (lv120), ? (lv140), ? (lv160)
Obtain: ?

Type: STR, Element: -, Growth: Normal, Cost: 12
Attack: 940 (lv1), ? (lv60), ? (lv75), ? (lv90), ? (lv105), ? (lv120)
Defense: 970 (lv1), ? (lv60), ? (lv75), ? (lv90), ? (lv105), ? (lv120)
Obtain: ?


Refia IV (SR summon)
Type: Legend, Element: -, Growth: Normal, Charge: 54
Brave: 2,751 (lv1), 13,655 (lv240), ? (lv270), ? (lv300), ? (lv330), ? (lv360), ? (lv390), ? (lv420), ? (lv450), ? (lv480)
Ability: Boost
Obtain: (FF3 event?)


Type: Job Skill
Learn: Black Belt III, Skill level: ★★
Fusion to: Sword users Yuri; Spear users Kimahri; Bow users Trey; H2H users Sabin, Zell, Yda, Tifa, Amarant, Snow; Katana users Auron, Cyan; Axe users Guy, Luca
Description: When the user attacks last they activate an attack with accumulated strength that raises damage by 20%.

Category: Ability

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