There are two original Japanese abilities that are both translated as 'Intimidate'. The first of these is 威圧 / いあつ [iatsu] or 'to overawe' in Japanese. The second is おどす [odosu] or 'to threaten'. The latter has also been translated as 'Threaten'.

Final Fantasy Tactics

Type: Speechcraft, Element: -, MP: -
Target: any, Range: 3 horizontal, 3 vertical, Radius: 1 horizontal, Power: 90
Speed: instant, Duration: battle/permanent, Line of Fire: No
Reflect: No, Arithmeticks: No
Learn: Orator (200 JP)
Effect: Lowers Bravery by 20. 5 point loss is permanent, the rest battle-only
Other: Success rate = Mag Atk + 90
Other: おどす in Japanese, so might be better translated as Threaten

Record Keeper


Type: Physical Support, Rarity: ★★★, Uses: 4-12
Target: single, Element: -
Use: Deshi, Gordon, Luneth, Rinoa, Terra, Tidus, Wakka, Bard, Ranger
Generate: Strength Orb (Moderate) x5, Lightning Orb (Moderate) x8, 6,000 gil
Refine (lv2): Strength Orb (Moderate) x10, Lightning Orb (Moderate) x15, 25,000 gil
Refine (lv3): Strength Orb (Moderate) x20, Lightning Orb (Moderate) x30, 60,000 gil
Refine (lv4): Strength Orb (Moderate) x30, Lightning Orb (Moderate) x45, 120,000 gil
Refine (lv5): Strength Orb (Moderate) x50, Lightning Orb (Moderate) x75, 300,000 gil
Description: Gives the target the Paralysis status effect with a high probability
Other: いあつ in Japanese

Category: Ability

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