Dangler fish

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Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Dangler fish (エビルアングラー Ebiru angura)DQIV Logo.png
Original (NES)
Sprite HP MP Attack
Danglerfish DQIV NES.gif 35 7 39
Defense Agility Experience Gold
30 25 48 30
Bestiary No. #191
Spell(s) Dazzle
Skill(s) Flee
Item Dropped Magic water(1128)
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Bang Resistance *
064 25% 0% 25%
Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
25% 75% 0% 25%
Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Bracer Resistance Poof Resistance Fuddle Resistance
25% 0% 100% 75%
Snooze Resistance Dazzle Resistance Sap Resistance * Fizzle Resistance
25% 100% 0% 25%
Remakes (PSX, DS, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes
Dangler fish ds.png None

Dragon Quest Monsters 2[edit]

Angleron (エビルアングラー Ebiru angura) DWM2 Taras Adventure Logo.png
Sprite Level cap * HP growth MP growth
Dangler fish gbc.png 45 6/10 6/10
Strength growth Resilience growth Wisdom growth Agility growth
7/10 5/10 4/10 5/10
Family Water
In-game description
Abilities Bolt, SleepAir, Surround
Breeding chart Petiteel x Material family
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath Resistance * Bang Resistance *
Strong Strong Strong None
Crack Resistance * Ice Breath Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Rock/Army Resistance *
None None Strong None
Water Resistance * Zap Resistance * Gigaslash Resistance Magic Burst Resistance
Strong None None None
Drain Magic Resistance * Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Resistance * Poison Resistance *
Strong None None Weak
Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance *
None None Strong None
Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance Gobstopper Resistance Stun Resistance *
Strong None Strong None
Sap Resistance * Decelerate Resistance * Curse Resistance
None Strong None

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Dangler fish
Family Demon
Rank C
Size S
Weapons Spears, Claws, Staves
Traits Sizzmeister, Crafty Paralyzer
Resistances Immune to Zap, Dazzle and Dim
Skill Sizz & Zam
Location Unshore
Breeding chart Wrecktor x Khalamari kid
Lesser demon x Bodkin archer

Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry's Wonderland 3D[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca's Marvelous Mysterious Key[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince[edit]

Dangler fish (エビルアングラー Ebiru angura) DQM3 Logo.png
Icon Family Max HP* Max MP*
Dangler fish DQM3 portrait.png DQM3 nature family icon.png 1,320 410
Max Attack Max Defence Max Agility Max Wisdom
540 490 510 620
Bestiary No. #170
Rank D Rank
In-game description These carnivorous deep-sea dwellers are known for their deadly dentures. They hide in the silt on the ocean floor before pouncing on passers-by
Talents Anaesthetist (lv. 1)
Guaranteed traits Insensitive Skin (lv. 1)
Sizzmeister (lv. 20)
Ultra Crafty Splisher (lv. 40)
Large-size exclusive traits Über Beastbane (lv. 1)
Tactical Genius (lv. 1)
Ultra Crafty Sizzer (lv. 60)
Habitat This monster has no natural habitat
Items N/A
Synthesis chart Barracuda DQM3 portrait.png X Ratatattack DQM3 portrait.png
Notable synthesis
Fire Resistance * Water Resistance * Wind Resistance * Earth Resistance *
-25% 75% 0% 50%
Explosion Resistance * Ice Resistance * Electricity Resistance * Light Resistance *
-25% 50% 0% -25%
Dark Resistance * Debilitation Resistance* Bedazzlement Resistance * Antimagic Resistance *
50% -25% 75% 0%
MP Absorption Resistance * Confusion Resistance * Sleep Resistance * Paralysis Resistance *
0% 25% 50% 50%
Stun Resistance * Poison Resistance *
-25% 0%
Instant Death Resistance *

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Dragon Quest of the Stars[edit]


  • The Dangler fish's resistance to darkness and vulnerability to light are a reference to real-life angler fish dwelling in the pitch blackness of the midnight zone of the ocean

Similar deep-sea dwellers[edit]