|The caster erupts in a scintillating display of light. Any living creature nearby may be dazzled and left stumbling blindly.|
When Dazzling Flash is cast, all vulnerable creatures within range and LOS may be blinded for 4 to 8 turns, with the chance of success increasing with spell power and decreasing with monster HD. At full power, the odds are 95% - (4 * HD).
While useful to anyone as an occasional escape spell or to slow down a crowd while you whittle it down to size, stabbers benefit the most, as this spell ignores both MR and see invisible. Its effectiveness tapers off toward the endgame, where more of the monsters are immune or high HD.