Bullfinch

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The Bullfinch is a recurring monster that first appeared in Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen.

Characteristics[edit]

The bullfinch is a massive, bipedal bird-bovine hybrid. They are rather lackadaisical creatures, sometimes entering the fray already asleep.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Bullfinch (あばれうしどり Abare ushidori)DQIV Logo.png
Original (NES)
Sprite HP MP Attack
Bullfinch DQIV NES.gif 20 0 22
Defense Agility Experience Gold
12 10 7 17
Bestiary No. 024
Spell(s) None
Skill(s) Body Slam
Location(s) Vrenor region (Chapter 2)
Desert Bazaar region (Chapter 2)
Havre Léon region (Chapter 4)
House of Prophecy region (Chapter 4)
Item Dropped Seed of Strength(1128)
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Bang Resistance *
164 0% 0% 0%
Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
0% 0% 0% 100%
Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Bracer Resistance Poof Resistance Fuddle Resistance
25% 0% 100% 0%
Snooze Resistance Dazzle Resistance Sap Resistance * Fizzle Resistance
25% 0% 0% 100%
Remakes (PSX, DS, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes
Bullfinch ds.png None


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

Bullfinch (あばれうしどり Abare ushidori)DQ8-LOGO-ICON.png
Original (PS2)
Sprite HP MP Attack
DQVIII PS2 Bullfinch.png 40 0 37
Defense Agility Experience Gold
29 24 30 14
Bestiary no. 033
Family Beast
In-game description Powerful bird-like monsters that resemble two-legged bulls. Sleepy and lethargic, they are foul-tempered when suddenly attacked.
Spell(s) None
Skill(s) Body Slam
Location(s) Maella Region
Item(s) dropped Cowpat116
Magic beast hide164
Evasion Attack Resistance Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance *
164 0% 0% 0%
Fire Breath
Resistance
*
Bang Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Crack Resistance *
0% 0% 0% 0%
Ice breath
Resistance
*
Strike/Rock Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
0% 0% 0% 100%
Whack Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance *
0% 15% 0% 0%
Snooze resistance * Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance
0% 15% 100% 100%
Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance * Army Resistance *
0% 0% 0%
Remake (3DS, Mobile)
Notable Changes
None



Dragon Quest Monsters[edit]

BullBird (あばれうしどり Abare ushidori) DWM Logo.png
Sprite Level cap * HP growth MP growth
Bullfinch DQM GBC.png 35 2/5 3/5
Strength growth Resilience growth Wisdom growth Agility growth
3/5 3/5 2/5 2/5
Family Bird
In-game description Sleeps right after it makes a kill
Abilities Ramming, Shears, ChargeUp
Habitat Gate of Peace
Breeding chart Bird family x Beast 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 Strong Immune
Zap Resistance * Gigaslash Resistance Magic Burst Resistance Drain Magic Resistance *
Strong Immune None None
Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance *
None None None None
Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance * Fizzle Resistance
None None None None
Ban Dance Resistance Gobstopper Resistance Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance *
Immune Immune Immune Weak
Decelerate Resistance * Curse Resistance
Weak None



Dragon Quest Monsters 2[edit]

BullBird (あばれうしどり Abare ushidori) DWM2 Taras Adventure Logo.png
Sprite Level cap * HP growth MP growth
Bullfinch DQM2 GBC.png 35 5/10 4/10
Strength growth Resilience growth Wisdom growth Agility growth
6/10 5/10 3/10 3/10
Family Bird
In-game description
Abilities ChargeUp, Ramming, Shears
Habitat Ice World
Breeding chart Bird family x Beast 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 Strong Immune
Water Resistance * Zap Resistance * Gigaslash Resistance Magic Burst Resistance
None Strong Immune None
Drain Magic Resistance * Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Resistance * Poison Resistance *
None None None None
Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance *
None None None None
Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance Gobstopper Resistance Stun Resistance *
None Immune Immune Immune
Sap Resistance * Decelerate Resistance * Curse Resistance
Weak Weak None



Dragon Quest Monsters: Caravan Heart[edit]

Bullfinch DQMCH GBA.png The Bull Bird is a two-star member of the Animal family with a weight of 3. It naturally learns Body Slam, Save Power, and Specialty. Its in-game description reads "Even it is not sure whether it's a bird or a cow."

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Bullfinch
Family Nature
Rank D
Description Trying to tip these bovines over will earn you a kick in the rear.
Weapons Axes, Hammers, Claws, Staves
Traits Counterstriker
Resistances Vulnerable to Sleep, Sagproof
Skill Toughie
Location -
Breeding chart Eveel x Weartiger


Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Bullfinch
Family Nature
Rank E
Size S
Weapons Axes, Hammers, Claws, Staves
Traits Counterstriker, Crafty Sleeper
Resistances Vulnerable to Sleep, Immune to Sag
Skill Toughie
Location -
Breeding chart Chimaera x Drohl drone
Swarmtroop x Frogface


Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Bullfinch appears as an scoutable rank E monster in the Beast Family. It naturally knows Helm Splitter at level 1 and can learn Sizzling Slash at level 16. Bullfinch can participate in Brownie's and Rashaverak's Battle roads.

Bullfinch (あばれうしどり Abare ushidori)Tactlogo.png
Stats


DQT Bullfinch.png
Family Rank Role
Tact Icon Beast.png
Beast
DQTact Rank Icon E.png DQTact DebuffType.png
Debuff
Max level HP MP Move
85 359 88 4
Attack Defense Agility Wisdom Weight
309 142 157 86 10
Basic Skills
First Second Third
Helm Splitter Sizzling Slash N/A
Awakening Skills
First Second Third
Stats Up / AGL +10 Stats Up / Zam Res +25 Stats Up / Sizzling Slash Potency +5%
Fourth Fifth
Stats Up / Woosh Res +25 Stats Up / Sizzling Slash Potency +5%
Leader Perks
First
N/A
Basic Perks
First Second Third
Sizzling Slash Potency +2% N/A N/A
Awakening Perks
First
N/A
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
Normal Normal Very weak Half res
Bang Resistance * Zap Resistance * Zam Resistance * Snooze Resistance
Very weak Normal Half res Super weak
Poison Resistance Physical Lock Resistance Spell Lock Resistance Martial Lock Resistance
Normal Super weak Normal Normal
Breath Lock Resistance Hobble Resistance * Stun Resistance * Dazzle Resistance
Normal Half res Immune Half res
Curse Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confusion Resistance Charm Resistance
Normal Normal Normal Normal



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