Staff of resurrection

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Staff of resurrection
Japanese ふっかつのつえ
Romaji {{{romaji}}}
Old localizations Vivify Wand
Vivify Staff
Found in Dragon Quest III
Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest VI
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Rivals
Effect Casts Zing when used as an item in battle.

The Staff of Resurrection is a recurring holy wand in the Dragon Quest franchise. It casts Zing when used as a tool in battle, and is best given to melee characters for use as a hail Mary while the group healer keeps the rest of the party alive.


Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation remake[edit]

The staff of resurrection has an attack bonus of +33. It can only be equipped by Priests and Sages and is acquired as a prize for turning in 90 mini medals to the collector in Aliahan.

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

It has an attack bonus of +66. Can be purchased as a casino prize for 45,000 tokens, and later can be bought in Precaria for 45,000 gold. It can be equipped by the Hero, Bianca, Nera, the Hero's Daughter, the Hero's Son, Tuppence, Dwight, the Barbatos, the Chimaera, Conkerer, Conkuisitor, Dracky, Epipany, Fandangow, Fat rat, Funghoul, Ghost, Grudgerigar, Hawk man, Hulagan, Hyperanemon, Killing machine, Mandrake marshal, Old man of the sea, Pocus poppet, Prestidigitator, Rebjørn, Samigina Snowbird, Ticking timeburrm, and Wiz pip.

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

It has an attack bonus of +66 and style bonus of +38. Can be purchased at the item shop in Reaper's Peak for 45,000 and occasionally found by fighting a Demon steward at a painfully low rate of 14096.

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past[edit]

The staff of resurrection has an attack bonus of +66 and a style bonus of +38. It can only be equipped by Maribel and Sir Mervyn.

In the PS1 version, it can be purchased from the "grand cathedral" version of the completed Immigrant Town for 45,000 gold and sold for 22,500 gold. In the Nintendo 3DS Version, it can be obtained for defeating Robbin' 'Ood‎ for the first time in the DLC Tablet Treasure Hunt.

  • In the 3DS version, an upgraded version of the Staff of resurrection was added, called the Staff of Re-resurrection. This staff casts Kazing when used as an item in battle.

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

The Staff of Resurrection has an attack bonus of +77. It can only be equipped by Jessica and Angelo and can be purchased from Tryan Gully for 45,000 gold. The staff of resurrection can also be made in the Alchemy Pot.

Recipe: Staff of Resurrection = Rune staff + Life bracer + Yggdrasil leaf

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

 Staff of resurrection
Difficulty ★★★★☆
(forge buffs)
(+77, +77, +88)
Magical Might
(forge buffs)
(+80, +83, +86)
Magical Mending
(forge buffs)
(+65, +67, +69)
MP Absorption +15%
Found Sold in Trial Isle
Equipable by Veronica, Rab
Buy Price 45,000
Sell Price 22,500
Flavor text A wondrous wand that can be used in battle to bring allies back from the dead.
Notes Casts Zing when used in battle
Dropped by Great dragons at a rate of 1256