Batterfly

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The Batterfly is a recurring monster in the Dragon Quest series. First introduced in Dragon Quest III, it is a monstrous butterfly with a cartoonish dog-like face with sharp fangs in the center of its body.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest III[edit]

Batterfly DQ3-SNES-LOGO-ICON.png
Original (NES)
Sprite Level HP MP
Stingwing DQIII NES.gif 3 12 12
Attack Defense Agility Experience Gold
11 7 8 6 4
Bestiary No. 005
Spell(s) Dazzle
Skill(s) None
Location(s) Dreamer's Tower
Path of Promise
Khoryv
Item Dropped Chimaera Wing164
Evasion Fire Resistance * Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
164 0% 0% 0%
Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Resistance
0% 25% 0% 0%
Poof Resistance Fuddle Resistance Snooze Resistance Dazzle Resistance
25% 0% 25% 0%
Fizzle Resistance Sap Resistance * Deceleratle Resistance *
0% 0% 0%
Remakes (SNES, GBC, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes
Batterfly.png None



Dragon Quest VII[edit]

In the 3DS version, batterflies appear as special monsters in the Tough Guy's Trial DLC tablet.

Batterfly (じんめんちょう Jinmenchō)
DQ7-PSX-LOGO-ICON.png
Remake exclusive (3DS)
Sprite HP MP Attack Defense
12 5 11 7
Agility Experience Gold Tame Rate
8 14 6 164
Bestiary No. 48
Spell(s) Dazzle
Skill(s) None
Location(s) Tough Guy's Trial
Item(s) Dropped Chimaera wing164
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath Resistance *
164 0% 0% 0%
Bang Resistance * Crack Resistance * Ice Breath Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
0% 0% 0% 0%
Strike/Rock Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance * Whack Resistance *
0% 0% 15% 0%
Poof Resistance * Poison Resistance * Burning Breath Resistance Fuddle Resistance *
80% 0% 50% 0%
Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance * Fizzle Resistance * Ban Dance Resistance
15% 0% 15% 100%
Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance * Army Resistance *
0% 0% 0%


Dragon Quest IX[edit]

Batterfly
DQIX NDS Batterfly.png
HP MP Experience Gold
14 5 7 12
Attack Defense Speed
14 12 9
Dropped Item Moonwort bulb (common, 6.25%)
Butterfly wing (rare, 1.56%)
Locations Angel Falls, Zere
Spells Dazzle
Family Bug
Game Dragon Quest IX
Console DS
Description Beastly butterflies who disrupt their enemies with Dazzle, then dash off at the first sign of trouble.

They're adamant that it's not their faces that look like mortals', it's mortals' faces that look like theirs.

Dragon Quest Monsters[edit]

Butterfly DWM Logo.png
Sprite Level cap * HP growth MP growth
30 3/5 1/5
Strength growth Resilience growth Wisdom growth Agility growth
2/5 1/5 5/5 5/5
Family Bug
In-game description Powder on its wings have hallucinogenic effect
Abilities Surround, Curse, CallHelp
Habitat Gate of Monster Farm Gate, Gate of Ambition
Breeding chart Bug family x Bird family
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath Resistance * Bang Resistance *
None None None None
Crack Resistance * Ice Breath Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Rock/Army Resistance *
None None Weak Immune
Zap Resistance * Gigaslash Resistance Magic Burst Resistance Drain Magic Resistance *
Weak Immune None None
Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance *
None None Strong Strong
Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance * Fizzle Resistance
Strong Strong None None
Ban Dance Resistance Gobstopper Resistance Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance *
Weak Weak Weak None
Decelerate Resistance * Curse Resistance
None Strong



Dragon Quest Monsters 2[edit]

Butterfly DWM2 Taras Adventure Logo.png
Sprite Level cap * HP growth MP growth
30 6/10 2/10
Strength growth Resilience growth Wisdom growth Agility growth
4/10 4/10 4/10 7/10
Family Bug
In-game description Scatters dust to confuse foes.
Abilities CallHelp, Curse, Surround
Habitat Sea World (Tara's Adventure)
Breeding chart Bug family x Bird family
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath Resistance * Bang Resistance *
None None None None
Crack Resistance * Ice Breath Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Rock/Army Resistance *
None None Weak Immune
Water Resistance * Zap Resistance * Gigaslash Resistance Magic Burst Resistance
None Weak Immune None
Drain Magic Resistance * Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Resistance * Poison Resistance *
None None None Strong
Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance *
Strong Strong Strong None
Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance Gobstopper Resistance Stun Resistance *
None Weak Weak Weak
Sap Resistance * Decelerate Resistance * Curse Resistance
None None Strong



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