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 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)
Item Dropped Seed of Strength(1128)
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Bang Resistance *
164 0% 0% 0%
Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Zap Resistance * Whack Resistance *
0% 0% 0% 25%
Kamikazee Bracer Resistance Poof Resistance Snooze Resistance Fuddle Resistance
0% 100% 25% 0%
Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Drain Magic Resistance Sap Resistance *
0% 100% 100% 0%
Remakes (PSX, DS, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes
Bullfinch ds.png None


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

Bullfinch 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)
Sprite Notable Changes
None



Dragon Quest Monsters[edit]

BullBird 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 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


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