Bronze knife

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Bronze knife
DQVIII Bronze Knife.png
Japanese ブロンズナイフ
Romaji Buronzu naifu
Old localizations Same
Found in Dragon Quest III
Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest VI
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest of the Stars
Dragon Quest Rivals
Dragon Quest Tact
Effect Increases the wielder's Attack.

The bronze knife is a recurring knife in the Dragon Quest series. It is a simple dirk found early in the game, typically designed as a stopgap for characters who cannot wield heavier weapon before acquiring specialized weapons.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation remake[edit]

The bronze knife has an attack bonus of +8. It can be equipped by Mages, Thieves, and Gadabouts. It can be purchased from Reeve for 80 gold and sold for 60 gold.

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

The bronze knife has an attack bonus of +12. It can be purchased for 150 gold in Roundbeck during the first generation. Bianca, Nera, the Hero's daughter, Harry, and various monster companions can equip it. Harry joins the party with one equipped. Bronze knives can also be dropped by Wax murderers and Wickermen.

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

The bronze knife has an attack bonus of +12 and a style bonus of +8. There are only two bronze knives in the game: the one Milly joins with and one found in a treasure chest in the Lucid Grotto. The knife can be sold for 112 gold and Milly, Ashlynn, Nevan, and Goowain can equip it.

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past[edit]

The bronze knife has an attack bonus of +9 and a style bonus of +8. It can be equipped by Maribel, Ruff, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe. However, if Ruff equips it, his attacks actually decreases by 4. It cannot be purchased in any stores, but it can be sold for 75 gold. One is found in the Tower and another in Faraday Castle. Bronze knives can also be won from the Lucky Panel at the Casino.

  • In the Nintendo 3DS version, bronze knives can also be dropped by Wax murderers and Wickermen just like in V.

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

GameDescription
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A small knife forged from bronze.[1]

The bronze knife has an attack bonus of +9. It can only be equipped by Jessica in the PS2 version as well as Red in the 3DS port. It can be purchased for 150 gold in Peregrin Quay and sold for 75 gold. Shadows will drop it normally. Bronze knives can also be used in various recipes for the Alchemy Pot:

Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Thief's key
DQVIII Bronze knife.png
Bronze knife
DQVIII Iron nail.png
Iron nail
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Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Copper sword
DQVIII Bronze knife.png
Bronze knife
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Bronze knife
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Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
DQVIII Bronze shield.png
Bronze shield
DQVIII Bronze knife.png
Bronze knife
DQVIII Leather shield.png
Leather shield
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Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
DQVIII Bronze helmet.png
Bronze helmet
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Bronze knife
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Bronze knife
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Stone hardhat


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

Bronze knife DQIX Logo.png
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Description
A nifty knife made of a softish alloy.
Rarity Stats Vocations
★☆☆☆☆ Attack +10 IXmageicon.pngIXthieficon.pngIXwarrioricon.png
Notes
Upgrades into the Divine dagger.
Price Location
200/100 Buy in Stornway and Coffinwell.
Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Dragon Quest X[edit]

The bronze knife has an attack bonus of +4, a style bonus of +1, and increases the wielder's weight by 1. It can be equipped by Mages, Thieves, Minstrels, and Dancers.

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

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Description
A small, simple dagger forged from burnished, beaten bronze
Rarity
F
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +12/14/16/18
Notes
N/A
Price Location
150/75 Sold in Downtown Heliodor & the Manglegrove Roving Emporium
Forging difficulty
N/A
Ingredients
N/A
Characters
Erik sprite walk.gifSylvando sprite walk.gif



Dragon Quest Rivals[edit]

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

The bronze knife is a D-rank dagger that can be acquired as a reward for completing the Daggers: Intermediate level. It has a WIS and max MP bonus of +3 and two slots for Alchemy Effects.

Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolGladius de bronceSpanish for "bronze gladius".
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisPoignard de bronzeFrench for "bronze dagger".
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschBronzemesserGerman for "bronze knife".

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References[edit]

  1. Sony PlayStation 2, Cell phone, and Nintendo 3DS versions.