Battle fork

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An enormous fork that looks as if it belongs on a giant's dinner table!
(Description when selecting the Battle fork in PS2 Dragon Quest VIII.)
Battle fork
Japanese バトルフォーク
Romaji Batoru fuoku
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Extra damage to fish (post IX)

The Battle fork is a recurring Spear in the Dragon Quest series.

Prior to being available to players, it was associated with the Imps, Minidemons, and Wimps.


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

The Battle fork has an Attack bonus of +42 and can only be equipped by The Hero. It cannot be bought but is found in Argonia behind a door requiring the Ultimate Key, dropped by Archdemons at 1/256, and by Belials at 1/128.

The Battle fork can be upgraded into a Demon spear through alchemy with a Devil's tail and a Poison needle. It may be sold for 3,300 gold coins.

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

 Battle fork
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
Attack +47
Equipable by Paladins, Priests, Warriors, Omnivocational master
Found Sold in Bloomingdale & Gleeba
Buy Price 3,900 gold coins
Sell Price 1,950 gold coins
Flavor text A fair-sized fork that makes short work of aquatic enemies
Notes 120% damage to aquatic monsters
Upgrades into the Trident

Dragon Quest X[edit]

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

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A triple-tined spear with a more agreeable than average critical hit rate
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +47/49/51/56
Parry chance +2%
Critical Hit chance +1
+20% damage to members of the Nature family
Price Location
2,700/1,350 Sold in Octagonia, Puerto Valor, & the Costa Valor campsite
Forging difficulty
Beast bone x2, Witherwood x1, Yellow eye x1
Serena sprite walk.gifJade sprite walk.gif

The forging guide for the battle fork is the Cutting-Edge Kit, which is the reward for completing quest #9 at the checkpoint between the Gallopolis desert and the Laguna di Gondolia.

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below[edit]

The Battle fork has an Attack bonus of +43. It can be bought for 4,200 gold coins and sold for 2,100 gold coins. Kiryl can equip it.