Darting dagger

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Darting dagger
Darting Dagger.png
Japanese ミリオンダガー
Romaji Mirion daga
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX,
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
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
Rarity ★★★★☆
Attack +140
Equipable by Mages, Thieves, Warriors, Omnivocational master
Recipe Deft dagger x 1, Agate of evolution x 1, Purple orb x 1
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 24,000
Flavor text A legendary knife that imparts unbeatable briskness.
Notes 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]

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A well-known knife with which its easy to make a surprising first strike on the enemy
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +111
Evasion +1%
+3% chance to catch enemy by surprise
Price Location
N/A Fun-Size Forge
Forging difficulty
Deft dagger x1, agate of evolution x1, slipweed x1, gold nugget x1
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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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