Canny cap

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The canny cap, also known as the lore hat, is a recurring hat in the Dragon Quest series. It typically boosts the wearer's wisdom or magical powers in some way.


Dragon Quest VII[edit]

The canny cap has no defence bonus, but boosts the wearer's Wisdom by 30. It can be equipped by all characters.

A natty hat that boosts the wearer's brain power. (Description of the Canny cap in the Nintendo 3DS Version of Dragon Quest VII.)

Dragon Quest IX[edit]

A female Sage wearing the canny cap

The canny cap is part of the iconic attire for female Sages.

DQIX CannyCap.png  Canny cap  (DS)
Defence +13
Magical Might +18
Magical Mending +18
Found Buy in Stornway (post-game).
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
Recipe Feathered cap + Brainy bracer x2
Equipable by Sage
Buy Price 12,600
Sell Price 6,300
Notes A nice piece of nogginwear that shows how savvy a sage is.

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