Dragon rider

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The Dragon rider is a platemail clad barbarian mounted on a bullhorned dragon encountered near crypts, towers, and within Nadiria. Because the enemy is two separate creatures, they will always act twice per turn and cause double the trouble for players.



Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Dragon rider (ドラゴンライダー Doragon raida)DQIV Logo.png
Original (NES)
Sprite HP MP Attack
Dragonrider DQIV NES.gif 141 0 115
Defense Agility Experience Gold
87 70 351 108
Bestiary No. #104
Spell(s) None
Skill(s) Hot gas (30~40 damage)
Occasionally acts twice
Location(s) Riverton region
Colossus
Diabolic Hall
Mamon Mine
Briny Lair
Item Dropped Seed of Strength(1256)
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Bang Resistance *
064 75% 0% 0%
Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Zap Resistance * Whack Resistance *
0% 0% 0% 75%
Kamikazee Bracer Resistance Poof Resistance Snooze Resistance Fuddle Resistance
0% 100% 75% 100%
Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Drain Magic Resistance Sap Resistance *
25% 100% 100% 25%
Remakes (PSX, DS, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes
Dragon rider ds.png None


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Reappears from version 5.3 onwards before their comeback in Dragon Quest XI.

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

Dragon rider (ドラゴンライダー Doragon raida)DQXI Logo EN.png
All versions
Sprite HP MP Attack
Dragon rider XI sprite.png 168 15 151
Defense Agility Experience Gold
136 115 410 148
Bestiary no. #232
Family Dragon & floating
In-game description Monstrous soldiers who ride astride dragons, and get along so well with their steeds that they're as good as inseparable.
Spell(s) None
Skill(s) Occasionally acts twice per turn
Hot Gas
Performs a combination attack
Location(s) Mount Pang Lai (second act)
Insula Algarum (second act)
Item(s) dropped Dragon horn116
Dragonsbane1256
Evasion Fire Resistance * Ice
Resistance
*
Wind Resistance *
1/64 50% 50% 0%
Rock Resistance * Light Resistance * Dark Resistance * Zap Resistance *
25% 0% -110% -110%
Drain Magic Resistance Whack Resistance * Poof Resistance Poison Resistance *
0% 50% 100% 0%
Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance *
25% 25% 25% 25%
Sap Resistance * Blunt Resistance Deceleratle Resistance Spooky Aura
Anthamatize Resistance
0% 0% 0% 0%
Fizzle Resistance * Stun Resistance * Stumble Resistance * Charm Resistance *
100% 99% 100% 100%
Beguile Resistance * Double Down Resistance * Elemental Resistance *
25% 0% 0%



Malicious dragon rider DQXI Logo EN.png
All versions
Sprite HP MP Attack
Dragon rider XI sprite.png 426 35 265
Defense Agility Experience Gold
282 220 1,355 340
Bestiary no. #522
Family Dragon & floating
In-game description Dragon riders who have morphed into a truly malevolent form under the malign influence of infinite evil.
Spell(s) None
Skill(s) Acts twice per turn
Hot gas
Performs a combination attack
Location(s) Mount Pang Lai (third act)
Insula Algarum (third act)
Item(s) dropped Dragon horn116
Dragonsbane1256
Evasion Fire Resistance * Ice
Resistance
*
Wind Resistance *
1/64 50% 50% 0%
Rock Resistance * Light Resistance * Dark Resistance * Zap Resistance *
25% 0% -110% -110%
Drain Magic Resistance Whack Resistance * Poof Resistance Poison Resistance *
0% 50% 100% 0%
Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance * Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance *
25% 25% 25% 25%
Sap Resistance * Blunt Resistance Deceleratle Resistance Spooky Aura
Anthamatize Resistance
0% 0% 0% 0%
Fizzle Resistance * Stun Resistance * Stumble Resistance * Charm Resistance *
100% 99% 100% 100%
Beguile Resistance * Double Down Resistance * Elemental Resistance *
25% 0% 0%


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