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
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for Varies
Sell for Varies
Effect Extra damage to fish

The battle fork is a recurring spear in the Dragon Quest franchise. 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
Buy Price 3,900
Sell Price 1,950
Flavor text A fair-sized fork that makes short work of aquatic enemies
Notes Sold in Bloomingdale, Gleeba
120% damage to aquatic monsters

Dragon Quest X[edit]

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

 Battle fork
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
(forge buffs)
(+49, +51, +56)
Parry chance +2%
Critical chance +1%
Recipe Beast bone x2, Witherwood x1, Yellow eye x1
Found Sold in Octagonia, Puerto Valor, and the Costa Valor campsite
Equipable by Jade, Serena
Buy Price 2,700
Sell Price 1,350
Flavor text A triple-tined spear with a more agreeable than average critical hit rate.
Notes 120% damage to Nature family

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[edit]

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