Dragon Slash

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Dragon Slash is a recurring skill. It deals 50% more damage to dragons. Combine with the Dragonsbane for double damage!

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest IV[edit]

Absent from the original, it was included in the remakes as one of Psaro's special abilities. The skill affects the following monsters:

  • Komodo
  • Pteranodon
  • Flying doctor
  • Chillanodon
  • Eoraptor
  • Spitfire
  • Terminonatator
  • Podokesaurus
  • Dragon rider
  • Terrorflyer
  • Wyvern
  • Green dragon
  • Damselfly
  • Red dragon
  • Dragooner
  • Emperor wyvern
  • Drakulard
  • Woolungasaurus
  • Rashaverak

Dragon Quest VI[edit]

Dragon Slash inflicts extra damage on dragons, otherwise it deals normal melee damage. It is obtained by advancing to rank 2 of the Gladiator vocation.

Effected monsters:

  • Damselfly (also Flying)
  • Gasbagon
  • Axesaurus
  • Noble Gasbagon
  • Cutterfly (also Flying)
  • Tyrantosaurus
  • Hacksaurus
  • Sea Fortress (ocean)
  • Finned Fatale (ocean)

Dragon Quest VII[edit]

Dragon Quest VIII[edit]

The hero can use Dragon Slash as a sword technique after investing 9 skill points into the associated skill. However, it cannot be learned by Angelo.

Dragon Quest IX[edit]

Dragon Slash is the first of the sword techniques, obtained after 3 skill points are invested into that skill. Visually, the user leaps towards the target, then swings his or her sword, creating a brief vertical spout of fire as the swing finishes.