The abiding blazer has a defence bonus of +102 and reduces the effectiveness of poison, paralysis, sleep, confusion, blinding, and instant death attacks on the wearer by half. Only Jessica can equip it and it changes her appearance if worn with the scholar's specs. The abiding blazer is acquired from Dodgy Dave in Pickham after turning in a princess's robe.
- A stout sort of jacket that greatly reduces the chances of being vexed by various status afflictions. (Description when selecting the abiding blazer in Dragon Quest VIII.)