Cheeky devil

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The Cheeky devil is a monster that appears exclusively in Dragon Quest VII. It can be found in the World's Tallest Tower in the Wetlock region and the Providence region in the past.


Yipping yellow winged demons that are more helpful than they appear at first fright, loving to cast Heal on their fellow monsters in the middle of a fight. As well as being able to buzz enemies with attacks from their antennae, they can also cast the potent Bang spell that blasts all adventurers in a single burst.


Cheeky devil (あまのじゃく Amanojaku) DQVII Logo.png
Sprite HP MP Attack Defense
Bugbear DQVII PSX.gif 80 15 72 59
Agility Experience Gold Tame Rate
69 42 (PS1)
63 (3DS)
18 (PS1)
27 (3DS)
Bestiary No. 071
Spell(s) Bang
Skill(s) Assess the situation (does nothing)
Location(s) The Tallest Tower
Item(s) Dropped Seed of wisdom1256
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath Resistance *
064 0% 0% 0%
Bang Resistance * Crack Resistance * Ice Breath Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
0% 0% 0% 0%
Strike/Rock Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance * Whack Resistance *
0% 0% 15% 100%
Poof Resistance * Poison Resistance * Burning Breath Resistance Fuddle Resistance *
80% 0% 100% 100%
Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance * Fizzle Resistance * Ban Dance Resistance
100% 100% 0% 100%
Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance * Army Resistance *
100% 0% 0%
3DS version changes


The cheeky devil's original Japanese name, Amanojaku, is a type of demon or oni-like creature from Japanese mythology that are known to cause mischief or perform evil deeds.

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