Dingbat (vocation)

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The Dingbat is a monster class available in the game Dragon Quest VII.


The Dingbat offers an slight to moderate increase in most categories and a drop in wisdom. The class also has an increase chance to cause a critical hit, with the frequency being calculated as rank 1 = 1/256, 2 = 1/256, 3 = 1/64, 4 = 1/32, 5 = 1/16, 6 = 1/16, 7 = 1/16, 8 = 1/8.

Additionally, reaching rank 8 will grant a character with a weak resistance to all elements (except woosh and fire breath) and a strong resistance to all status ailments and rock/strike skills.


The Dingbat requires a character to master the Jawtoise, Chimaera, and Kingfuchsia classes. A Dingbat Heart can also be won in the Lucky Panel game in The Haven's casino. Finally, it can be obtained in battle by fighting Dingbats in the Alltrades region after the events of the Cathedral of Blight

Stat Changes[edit]

Statistics Change
Battles to Master 190
Strength +5%
Agility +10%
Resilience Null
Wisdom -10%
Style +10%
Max HP +5%
Max MP Null
Mastery Bonus +20 Bonus to Agility


Level Title
Learns Battles Needed Target Info MP
1 Batlet
Nothing 0
2 Bat Boy
Wing Clipper 18 One Enemy 25% more damage to Bird types, regular damage to all other enemies 0
3 Bat Influence
Nothing 40
4 Bat Company
Zing 65 One Ally Has the chance of reviving one ally with 50% HP 8
5 Assault and Batterer
Nothing 92
6 Bat to the Bone
Harvest Moon 130 All Enemies Attacks all enemies with decreasing damage 0
7 Superbat
Thin Air 160 All Enemies Causes wind damage to all enemies 0
8 King Ding
Falcon Slash 190 One Enemy Attacks one enemy twice with 75% power 0


The PSX accolade for rank 3, familiar, is an animal spirit that serves a witch or sorceress.