King axe

The King axe is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest franchise.

King axe
Japanese キングアックス
Romaji Kingu akksu
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Effect None


Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed KingEdit

The king axe has an attack bonus of +80. It can be bought for 17,000 gold in Orkutsk and Tryan Gully and sold for 8,500 gold. Only Yangus can equip it. Its alchemy recipe is Golden axe + Slime crown.

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry SkiesEdit

   King axe  (DS)
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Attack +78
Found Sold in Upover
Equipable by Gladiators, Rangers, Omnivocational Axemaster
Buy Price 16,000
Sell Price 8,000
Flavor text A splendid splitter sporting runes that harbour great magic.
Notes Recipe: Golden axe x 1, Slime crown x 1

Dragon Quest XEdit

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive AgeEdit

King axe  
The elaborate runes engraved into the head of this heavyweight hatchet help to increase the wielder's max MP
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +80/84/88/93
Max MP +6/6/7/8
Price Location
10,800/5,400 Sold in Puerto Valor & Phnom Nonh
Forging difficulty
Gold ore x3, Enchanted stone x3, Beast stone x2

The guide for creating this kingly cleaver is the A Recipe Book of Regal Regalia, which is found in Heliodor in the second act.

Dragon Quest Monsters: JokerEdit

The King axe can be bought for 27,500 gold on Domus Island and sold for 13,750 gold. It has an attack bonus of +81. Its in game description is "In a word: Axellent."

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2Edit