The white shield is a recurring shield in the Dragon Quest series. It is a lightweight shield designed for ease of use, and is said to possess a sacred attribute in most titles it appears in.
|Found in||Dragon Quest VII|
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
|Effect||Protects wearer from fire damage.|
The white shield has a defence bonus of +16, style by +15, and reduces fire breath damage by 10. It can be equipped by the Hero, Maribel, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe, can be purchased in Alltrades Abbey, La Bravoure, and Gröndal for 2,000 gold, and sold for 1,000 gold. White shields can also be won as prizes from the Lucky Panel at the Casino near Pilgrim's Rest inn. In the 3DS version, the white shield possesses no special attributes.
|White shield (DS)|
|Recipe||Light shield + Seashell x5 + Holy water x5|
|Equipable by||Warrior, Priest, Mage, Minstrel, Paladin, Armamentalist, Sage, Luminary, Omnivocational Shieldmaster|
|Flavor text||A sacred shield that shines with a white light.|
|Notes||Reduces damage taken from fire attacks by 5%.|
Upgrades into White knight's shield.
(+25, +27, +29)
|Found||Sold in Emerald Coast campsite, Sniflheim|
|Equipable by||Hero, Serena, Sylvando, Hendrik|
|Flavor text||An unblemished buckler imbued with blessings that can beat back burning damage a bit|
|Notes||Cuts fire damage by 5%.|
The white shield is one of the available prizes in the Puerto Valor casino, with a cost of 5,000 tokens.