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Crunch is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series. It is an enhanced version of Bite that deals a high amount of damage and reduces the Attack and Defence of a single opponent by chewing them up with their sharp teeth.


Dragon Quest Monsters: Super Light[edit]

Crunch can be learned by various monsters, including Dimensional dragon, Draguar, and Dreadful drackal. It costs 28 MP to use, inflicts 150% potency slashing damage to a single enemy and has a chance to greatly reduce their Attack and Defence.

Dragon Quest of the Stars[edit]

Crunch is a vocational skill for Monster Masters. As such, it can only be used by Monster Masters, who learn this skill at level 30.

It deals non-elemental damage and has a 40% chance to reduce attack and another 40% chance to reduce defense of the target.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Crunch is an enemy-only skill that can be used by certain monsters in high-level stages and boss battles. It costs 50 MP to use and inflicts 290% potency physical damage to a single enemy.

Crunch (かみくだき Kamikudaki)Tactlogo.png
Ability information
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Attack Physical DQTact Non-elemental.png 50
Range Additional effects
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Deals physical damage (290% potency) to 1 enemy
Naturally learnt by
Ashtaroth, Cannibox, Dimensional dragon, Dragstar, Draguar, Ethereal serpent, Great sabrecat, Green dragon, Halberdsaurus, Hellion, King hydra, Wyrtoise, Xenlon

Related skills[edit]