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Fear (恐怖, Kyōfu)? is an ailment in the series.

Appearances[]

Effect[]

Users inflicted with Fear have a very high chance to ignore commands. There's a chance they will flee from combat.

Users inflicted with Fear are vulnerable to Technical damage from Psychic skills. They're also vulnerable to instant death if the enemy faction uses Ghastly Wail.

In Persona 5 Royal, if Knowing the Heart has been read, Fear is also vulnerable to Technical damage from Ice skills.

If a Shadows afflicted with fear is attempted to be negotiated with, they'll instantly flee from combat and no EXP will be received.

Inflict[]

Persona 5 / Royal[]

Via Skills[]

Skill Affinity Effect
Terror Claw Melee Icon P5.png Light Physical damage and inflict Fear (medium odds) to 1 foe.
Bloodbath Melee Icon P5.png Heavy Physical damage and inflict Fear (low odds) to all foes.
Titanomachia Fire Icon P5.png Severe Fire damage to all foes. High chance of Fear.
Magatsu Mandala Dark Icon P5.png Heavy Curse damage to all foes and inflict Confuse/Fear/Despair (medium odds).
Evil Touch Ailment Icon P5.png Inflict Fear (high odds) to 1 foe.
Evil Smile Ailment Icon P5.png Inflict Fear (medium odds) to all foes.
Confuse Boost Nav Skill Icon P5.png Increase chance of inflicting Confuse.
Ailment Boost Nav Skill Icon P5.png Increase chance of inflicting all ailments.

Skill Affinity Effect
Terror Claw Melee Icon P5.png Medium Physical damage and inflict Fear (medium odds) to 1 foe.
Death Scythe Melee Icon P5.png Severe Physical damage and inflict Fear (medium odds) to 1 foe.
Bloodbath Melee Icon P5.png Heavy Physical damage and inflict Fear (low odds) to all foes.
Titanomachia Fire Icon P5.png Severe Fire damage to all foes. High chance of Fear.
Magatsu Mandala Dark Icon P5.png Heavy Curse damage to all foes and inflict Confuse/Fear/Despair (medium odds).
Evil Touch Ailment Icon P5.png Inflict Fear (high odds) to 1 foe.
Evil Smile Ailment Icon P5.png Inflict Fear (medium odds) to all foes.
Fear Boost Nav Skill Icon P5.png Increase chance of inflicting Fear.
Ailment Boost Nav Skill Icon P5.png Increase chance of inflicting all ailments.

Via Items[]

Persona 5 Royal only:

Item Effect
Fear Vial S Small vial of liquid. High chance of inflicting Fear to one foe.
Fear Vial L Large vial of liquid. Medium chance of inflicting Fear to all foes.

Via Melee Weapons[]

Weapon For Effect
Arsene's Cane Protagonist +Random Ailment (low)
Skin Ripper Ann Takamaki +Fear (low)
Usumidori Yusuke Kitagawa +Fear (high)
Vajra Makoto Niijima +Random Ailment (high)

Weapon For Effect
Arsène's Cane Protagonist Low Random Ailment
Killing Scalpel Low Fear
The Great Thief Stick Med Random Ailment
Gang Star Ryuji Sakamoto Low Fear
Skin Ripper Ann Takamaki Low Fear
Fear of Pain Low Fear
Kaketsushinto Yusuke Kitagawa Low Fear
Usumidori High Fear
Usumidori R High Fear
Vajra Makoto Niijima High Random Ailment
Unparalleled Vajra High Random Ailment
Dread Saber Goro Akechi Low Fear

Via Ranged Weapons[]

Weapon For Effect
Makaronov SP Protagonist +Fear (low)
Nock Valley SP Ryuji Sakamoto +Fear (low)
Calamity Gun SP +Random Ailment (low)
Sudarshana Morgana +Random Ailment (low)
Black Assault SP Yusuke Kitagawa +Fear (low)
Kuzuryu Gouhou +Random Ailment (low)
Peacemaker SP Makoto Niijima +Fear (low)
Evil Roulette +Random Ailment (low)
Evil Roulette II +Random Ailment (low)

Via Accessories[]

Persona 5 Royal only:

Accessory Effect
Retail Smile Mask Evil Smile
Sinister Mask Fear Boost

Remove[]

Persona 5 / Royal[]

Via Skills[]

Skill Affinity Effect
Energy Drop Healing Icon P5.png Cure Confuse/Fear/Despair/Rage/Brainwash of 1 ally.
Energy Shower Healing Icon P5.png Cure Confuse/Fear/Despair/Rage/Brainwash of party.
Amrita Drop Healing Icon P5.png Cure all ailments of 1 ally except for special status.
Amrita Drop Healing Icon P5.png Cure all ailments of 1 ally except for special status.
Amrita Shower Healing Icon P5.png Cure all ailments of party except for special status.
Salvation Healing Icon P5.png Fully restore HP and cure all ailments of party except for special status.

Via Items[]

Skill Effect
Donut-Worry Donuts that bring relief. Cures Fear for one ally.
Relax Gel Topical balm for Rage/Despair/Brainwash/Fear/Confuse for one ally.
Hiranya Cures all non-special ailments for one ally.
Recover Oil A spring-exclusive body oil. Cures all non-special ailments for one ally.
Refresh Aroma Autumn-only. Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Repentance Ashes Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Amrita Soda Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Phantom Wafers Phantom Thieves snack. Restores 50 HP and cures ailments for one ally.

Skill Effect
Donut-Worry Donuts that bring relief. Cures Fear for one ally.
Relax Gel Topical balm for Rage/Despair/Brainwash/Fear/Confuse for one ally.
Hiranya Cures all non-special ailments for one ally.
Awake Incense Cleansing air freshener. Cures all non-special ailments for one ally.
Recover Oil A spring-exclusive body oil. Cures all non-special ailments for one ally.
Refresh Aroma Autumn-only. Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Repentance Ashes Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Awakening Incense Invigorating air freshener. Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Amrita Soda Cures all non-special ailments for all allies.
Phantom Wafers Phantom Thieves snack. Restores 50 HP and cures ailments for one ally.
Strawberry Daifuku Fully restores HP and cures non-special ailments for all allies.

Miscellaneous[]

Skill Effect
Harisen Recovery Chance to cure status ailments inflicted upon party members.

Skill Effect
Harisen Recovery Chance to cure status ailments inflicted upon party members.
Detox X When Joker is inflicted with an ailment, he may recover immediately.
Detox DX Raises the chance of Detox X succeeding.

Resist[]

Persona 5 / Royal[]

Via Skills[]

Skill Affinity Effect
Resist Fear Nav Skill Icon P5.png Reduce susceptibility to Fear.
Null Fear Nav Skill Icon P5.png Impart immunity against Fear.
Unshaken Will Nav Skill Icon P5.png Impart immunity against all mental ailments.
Fortify Spirit Nav Skill Icon P5.png Reduce susceptibilities to all ailments.

Skill Affinity Effect
Resist Fear Nav Skill Icon P5.png Reduce susceptibility to Fear.
Null Fear Nav Skill Icon P5.png Impart immunity against Fear.
Unshaken Will Nav Skill Icon P5.png Impart immunity against all mental ailments.
Fortify Spirit Nav Skill Icon P5.png Reduce susceptibilities to all ailments.

Via Armor[]

Armor For Effect
Pollock Vest Unisex +Resist Fear
Reckless Vest Unisex +Resist Fear
Weird Wrap Unisex +Null Fear
Brave Waistcoat Males +Resist Fear
Lucky Waistcoat Males +Resist Fear

Armor For Effect
Elysian Robe Females +Resist Fear
Id Collar Cats +Resist Fear
Yama Dress Females +Resist Fear
Weird Wrap Unisex +Null Fear
Brave Scarf Cats +Resist Fear
Bodhi Haori Unisex +Resist Fear

Via Accessories[]

Accessory Effect
Wild Clogs +Resist Fear
Legion's Jail +Null Fear
Betting Badge +Null Fear

Accessory Effect
Fearless Cape Null Fear

See also[]

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