Coal slime

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The Coal slime is a recurring monster in the Dragon Quest series, first appearing in Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3. It is a red Slime wearing a protective shell on its back made of coal.


Coal slimes are a subspecies of the Shell slime that dwells in sweltering hot volcanic regions. Their bodies have turned bright red from exposure to high temperatures and they have yellow eyes with red irises. The black shells on their backs are made from accumulation of coal from their nearby environment. The slimes specialize in using fire attacks and explosive magic on their opponents.


Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3[edit]

Coal slime appears as a C-rank monster of the Slime family. It can be used to form a Darkonium slime if synthesized with a Slimecicle.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Coal slime appears as an A-rank monster of the Slime family. It can be recruited from Chapter 2, Episode 6: The King's Errand in the third part of the main storyline.

Coal slime (石炭つむり Sekitan tsumuri)Tactlogo.png

DQT Coal Slime.png
Family Rank Role
Tact Icon Slime.png
DQTact Rank Icon A.png DQTact MagicType.png
Max Level HP MP Move
120 780 358 2
Attack Defense Agility Wisdom Weight
263 457 346 300 35
Basic Skills
First Second Third
Magic Barrier Earth-Shattering Boom* Brimming Magic*
Awakening Skills
First Second Third
Bang-type Spell Tricks / Stats Up Frizz Res +25 / Stats Up Earth-Shattering Boom Potency +5% / Stats Up
DEF +20
Fourth Fifth
Sizz Res +25 / Stats Up Earth-Shattering Boom Potency +5% / Stats Up
DEF +20
Leader Perks
Raises DEF of slime allies, including itself, by 15% in a 5x5 square around it.
Basic Perks
First Second Third
WIS +10 Max MP +10 Earth-Shattering Boom Potency +2%
Perk Details
Bang-type Spell Tricks: Lowers Bang-type spell MP cost and raises potency and effect by 10%.
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
Half Res Half Res Normal Very Weak
Bang Resistance * Zap Resistance * Zam Resistance * Snooze Resistance
Normal Very Weak Normal Super Weak
Poison Resistance Physical Lock Resistance Spell Lock Resistance Martial Lock Resistance
Normal Normal Half Res Normal
Breath Lock Resistance Hobble Resistance * Stun Resistance * Dazzle Resistance
Normal Normal Normal Normal
Curse Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confusion Resistance Charm Resistance
Super Weak Normal Immune Half Res

Related monsters[edit]

Similar species[edit]