Dark sabrecub

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Dark Sabrecub is a recurring monster first introduced in Dragon Quest: Monster Parade.


The Dark sabercub mixes many traits of the Great sabrecub and of its mature counterpart, the Dark sabrecat. It has midnight blue fur with black spots all over it's body, and has a dark magenta mane from the top of its head back its spine, and a tuft of same colored fur at the end of its tail. It has magenta eyes, with both iris and sclera being magenta.


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

Dark sabrecub (シャドウベビー Shadoubebii)DQXI Logo EN.png
Sprite HP MP Attack
DQXIS dark sabrecub sprite.png 327 25 210
Defense Agility Experience Gold
268 181 767 181
Bestiary no. #128
Family Beast
In-game description These baby dark sabrecats are vicious hunters who move as swiftly adn silently as shadows, and put even the adults of the same other species to shame.
Spell(s) N/A
Skill(s) Normal attack.
Becomes Pepped up.
Sharp Claws
Common Claws (Pep power, with Dark sabrecat)
Location(s) Zwaardsrust region Whale Way Station, second act
Zwaardsrust region, third act
Zwaardsrust region Whale Way Station, third act
Item(s) dropped Magic beast hide116
Evasion Fire Resistance * Ice
Wind Resistance *
N/A -110% 0% 0%
Rock Resistance * Light Resistance * Dark Resistance * Zap Resistance *
-110% -110% 0% 0%
Drain Magic Resistance Whack Resistance * Poof Resistance Poison Resistance *
0% 0% 100% 0%
Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance *
0% 0% 0% 0%
Sap Resistance * Blunt Resistance Deceleratle Resistance Spooky Aura
Anathematise Resistance
0% 0% 0% 0%
Fizzle Resistance * Stun Resistance * Stumble Resistance * Charm Resistance *
100% 0% 0% 100%
Beguile Resistance * Double Down Resistance * Elemental Resistance *
0% 0% 0%

This monster does not have either a Vicious, nor a Malicious variant.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince[edit]

Dark sabrecub (シャドウベビー Shadoubebii) DQM3 Logo.png
Icon Family Max HP* Max MP*
Dark sabrecub DQM3 portrait.png DQM3 beast family icon.png 1,340 330
Max Attack Max Defence Max Agility Max Wisdom
610 390 610 380
Bestiary No. #231
Rank E Rank
In-game description Though small in stature, these ferocious felines are positively brimming with malice and are ready to take a swipe at any foe, no matter what their size
Talents Cutpurse (lv. 1)
Defence Booster I (lv. 20)
Confusion Controller (lv. 40)
Guaranteed traits Critical Triumph (lv. 1)
Insta-Accel (lv. 20)
Close Scraper (lv. 40)
Large-size exclusive traits Tactical Commander (lv. 1)
Agent of Chaos (lv. 1)
Ultra Crafty Zammer (lv. 60)
Habitat Circle of Conquest - Middle Echelon (DQM3 spring icon.pngDQM3 summer icon.pngDQM3 autumn icon.pngDQM3 winter icon.png)
Items Mystery meat (Common)
Agility ring (Rare)
Synthesis chart Slime DQM3 portrait.png X Spiked hare DQM3 portrait.png
Notable synthesis
Fire Resistance * Water Resistance * Wind Resistance * Earth Resistance *
50% 25% 50% 25%
Explosion Resistance * Ice Resistance * Electricity Resistance * Light Resistance *
0% -25% 0% 0%
Dark Resistance * Debilitation Resistance* Bedazzlement Resistance * Antimagic Resistance *
25% 0% 0% 25%
MP Absorption Resistance * Confusion Resistance * Sleep Resistance * Paralysis Resistance *
25% -25% 50% 0%
Stun Resistance * Poison Resistance *
50% 0%
Instant Death Resistance *

Dragon Quest: Monster Parade[edit]

Dragon Quest of the Stars[edit]

Dragon Quest Rivals[edit]

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Dark sabrecub appears as a B-rank monster of the Beast family during the second part of the limited Beast Fest event, being recruitable from the Mascot Dark Sabrecub stage at any difficulty. It stars in its own battle road.

Dark sabrecub (シャドウベビー Shadoubebii)Tactlogo.png

DQT Dark sabrecub.png
Family Rank Role
Tact Icon Beast.png
DQTact Rank Icon B.png DQTact AttackType.png
Max Level HP MP Move
110 643 216 4
Attack Defense Agility Wisdom Weight
486 162 420 120 25
Basic Skills
First Second Third
Armour Hammer Rolling Break* Mysterian Mauler*
Awakening Skills
First Second Third
Very Rare Attack Prep / Stats Up Frizz Res +25 / Stats Up Mysterian Mauler Potency +5% / Stats Up
Fourth Fifth
Zam Res +25 / Stats Up Mysterian Mauler Potency +5% / Stats Up
Leader Perks
Basic Perks
First Second Third
ATK +5 Mysterian Mauler Potency +2% N/A
Perk Details
Very Rare Attack Prep: Very rarely greatly raises ATK for 2 turns when action starts.
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
Half res Normal Normal Normal
Bang Resistance * Zap Resistance * Zam Resistance * Snooze Resistance
Very weak Very weak Half res Super Weak
Poison Resistance Physical Lock Resistance Spell Lock Resistance Martial Lock Resistance
Normal Half res Normal Normal
Breath Lock Resistance Hobble Resistance * Stun Resistance * Dazzle Resistance
Normal Half Res Immune Super weak
Curse Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confusion Resistance Charm Resistance
Normal Normal Normal Normal

Similar species[edit]