Dark moth

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The Dark moth is a pitch-black pallet-swap of the more common Giant moth. Originally an inhabitant of the World of Darkness and appearing exclusively in the eighth game, it has since reappeared in the Monsters spin-off series.


Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

Dark moth (ブラックモス Burakku mosu)DQ8-LOGO-ICON.png
Original (PS2)
Sprite HP MP Attack
DQVIII PS2 Dark moth.png 286 100 170
Defense Agility Experience Gold
136 118 226 15
Bestiary no. #213
Family Bug
In-game description Few travellers survive an encounter with these foul monsters, as every beat of their dark wings fills in the air with a poisonous powder.
Spell(s) Kazing
Skill(s) Venom Mist
Location(s) World of Darkness
Farebury Region (night)
Alexandria Region
Maella Region
Land of the Moles
Kingdom of Trodain
Baccarat Region
Arcadia Region
Item(s) dropped Rennet powder116
Saint's ashes1128
Evasion Attack Resistance Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance *
064 0% 0% 0%
Fire Breath
Bang Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Crack Resistance *
0% 0% 25% 25%
Ice breath
Strike/Rock Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
25% 0% 25% 50%
Whack Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance *
100% 100% 50% 100%
Snooze resistance * Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance
100% 50% 100% 100%
Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance * Army Resistance *
50% 15% 50%
Remake (3DS, Mobile)
Notable Changes

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3[edit]

Related enemies[edit]