Fearsome gaze. Confuses target.Final Fantasy Tactics Advance description
Stare (にらみ, Nirami?, lit. Glare) is a recurring ability in the series, usually being an enemy ability, and oftentimes inflicts non-elemental damage with some status effect, usually being Confuse or Sleep. It often comes in different varieties as well, namely those that inflicts statuses.
Stare is an enemy ability used by the Evil Eye, and merely inflicts minor non-elemental damage to one party member.
Stare is used by the Vysage and inflicts non-elemental damage to one party member, as well as Blind, Poison, Silence and Confusion statuses. Another ability, called Petrify Stare, is used by the Glacial Eye and Cockatrice enemies, and inflicts Petrify to the target.
Stare is a Blue Magic skill learned from the Floateye enemy. Stare inflicts Confuse in a T-shaped area two spaces directly in front of the caster with 100% accuracy if the targets are facing the caster. Otherwise, it automatically fails. It costs 12 MP to cast.
Para-Stare is used by Dark King and inflicts non-elemental damage as well as Paralyze.