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In Dragon Quest, Hero usually refers to the main character/protagonist of a Dragon Quest game, yet there are also other playable and non-playable characters that are called heroes, and there are even Hero character classes. Sometimes the Hero has a specific background story, while other times he or she is simply a character whose background details are unknown.
- Hero (Dragon Quest)
- Hero (Dragon Quest II): The Prince of Midenhall
- Hero (Dragon Quest III): Erdrick
- Hero (Dragon Quest IV): Solo (Male)/Sofia (Female)
- Hero (Dragon Quest V): Madason
- Hero (Dragon Quest VI)
- Hero (Dragon Quest VII)
- Hero (Dragon Quest VIII)
- Hero (Dragon Quest IX)
- Hero (Dragon Quest X)
- Hero (Dragon Quest XI): The Luminary
Spinoff and other games
- Hero (Dragon Quest Swords)
- Hero (Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker)
- Hero (Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2)
- Hero (Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3)
- Rocket, a Slime and Hero of Dragon Quest Heroes: Rocket Slime.
- Terry, as the Hero in Dragon Quest Monsters
- Kiefer, as the Hero in Dragon Quest Monsters: Caravan Heart
- Luceus and Aurora, the hero and heroine of Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below.
- Hero (Super Smash Bros.), the character who represents the Dragon Quest franchise in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. His default form is The Hero from XI, while alternate forms consist of the ones from III, IV and VIII
- Dai from Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai manga series.
- Arus from the Emblem of Roto manga series.
- Abel from the Legend of the Hero Abel anime series.
- Ortega, the father of the Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation Hero.
- Prince of Gotha, son of the Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride Hero. He is referred to as the Legendary Hero and is given the default option name Parry.
- Terry, character in Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation and main character of Dragon Quest Monsters.
- Sir Mervyn, an ally to the Hero of Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past.
- Anlucia, an ally to the Hero of Dragon Quest X. She is known as the Luminary or the Hero Princess in the original Japanese.
- Avan from Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai, the former hero who defeated the Dark Lord Hadlar 15 years prior to the main story.
- Nova from Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai, the self-proclaimed Northern Hero.
- Hero (vocation) - One of the vocations that a party member can become in Dragon Quest VI and VII.