Battle fork

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An enormous fork that looks as if it belongs on a giant's dinner table!
(Description when selecting the Battle fork in PS2 Dragon Quest VIII.)
Battle fork
Japanese ホーリーランス
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for Varies
Sell for Varies
Effect Extra damage to fish

The battle fork is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest franchise. Prior to being available to players, it was associated with the Imps and their pallet swaps.


Dragon Quest VIII

The battle fork has an attack bonus of +42 and can only be equipped by The Hero. It cannot be bought but is found in Argonia behind a door requiring the Ultimate key, dropped by Archdemons at 1/256, and by Belials at 1/128.

The battle fork can be upgraded into a Demon spear through alchemy with a Devil's tail and a Poison needle. It may be sold for 3,300 Gold coins.

Dragon Quest IX

 Battle fork  (DS)
Attack +47
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
Equipable by Paladins, Priests, Warriors, Omnivocational master
Buy Price 3,900
Sell Price 1,950
Flavor text A fair-sized fork that makes short work of aquatic enemies
Notes Sold in Bloomingdale, Gleeba
120% damage to aquatic monsters

Dragon Quest X

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

The battle fork has an attack bonus of +47, a parry chance of two percent, and a critical hit chance of one percent at its base level. It also deals twenty percent more damage to nature monsters. It can be bought for 2,700 gold in Octagonia, Costa Valor, and Puerto Valor. Serena and Jade can equip it. It can also be created using the recipe of 2 beast bone + 1 witherwood + 1 yellow eye.

Dragon Quest Heroes

The battle fork has an attack bonus of +43. It can be bought for 4,200 gold and sold for 2,100 gold. Kiryl can equip it.