Copper ore

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Copper ore
Copper ore xi icon.png
Japanese どうのこうせき
Romaji Dō no kōseki
Old localizations N/a
Found in Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Used as an ingredient to create items.

Copper ore is a recurring item in the Dragon Quest series. It is a common mineral that is used as a crafting ingredient for basic weapons and armor.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Copper ore is used as a blacksmithing material for crafting basic weapons and armour. It can be purchased from a material shop for 60 gold, picked up from sparkly spots, or dropped by certain monsters such as Mischievous moles.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

Raw rock from which copper can be extracted.[1]

Copper ore can be purchased from Heliodor (3DS version only) and the Havens Above for 40 gold or picked up from sparkly spots at Cobblestone Tor, the Heliodor Region, the Heliodorian Foothills, the Manglegrove, the Hotto Steppe, the Gallopolis Region, the Costa Valor, and Laguna di Gondolia. Two chunks of copper ore can also be given for participating in the Bronze Cup of Gallopolis's horse races. It has a 116 chance of being dropped by Leafy lamplings and a 132 chance of being dropped by Eggsoskeletons and Mecha-mynahs. The ore can be sold for 10 gold each.

Copper ore is used in the following recipes for the Fun-Size Forge:

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolMineral de cobreSpanish for "copper ore"
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisMinerai de cuivreFrench for "copper mineral/ore".
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschKupfererzGerman for "copper ore".
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoRameItalian for "copper".


  1. Sony PlayStation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One versions.