Darting dagger

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Darting dagger
Darting Dagger.png
Japanese ミリオンダガー
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX,
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for Varies
Sell for Varies
Effect Varies

The Darting dagger is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest series. It is the direct upgrade to the Deft dagger in every game it is in.


Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

 Darting dagger  (DS)
Attack +140
Rarity ★★★★☆
Equipable by Mages, Thieves, Warriors, Omnivocational master
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 24,000
Flavor text A legendary knife that imparts unbeatable briskness.
Notes Recipe: Deft dagger x 1, Agate of evolution x 1, Purple orb x 1
User will always go first with regular attacks

If multiple characters are using the dagger, then the regular turn-order algorithm is used for those with copies, with the most agile going first as expected.

Dragon Quest X[edit]

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

 Darting dagger
Rarity ★★★★★
Attack +111
Evasion +1%
Surprise chance +3%
Recipe Deft dagger x1, agate of evolution x1, slipweed x1, gold nugget x1
Equipable by Erik, Sylvando
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price N/A
Flavor text A well-known knife with which its easy to make a surprising first strike on the enemy

The Fun-Size Forge recipe guide for the dirk is A Hero's Book of Basic Weapons, which is found in a treasure chest in the Tower of Lost Time.

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