Dragon slayer

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Dragon slayer
Japanese ドラゴンスレイヤー
Romaji Doragon sureiyā
Old localizations N/A
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Inflicts extra damage to members of the Dragon family.

The Dragon slayer is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest series. It is a more powerful version of the Dragonsbane sword in base power as well as effect, and takes on a scarlet hue in all but one appearance.


Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

The Dragon slayer has an Attack bonus of +83 and deals 60% more damage to monsters of the dragon family. It can only be made through Alchemy.

Recipe: Dragonsbane + Mighty armlet

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

DQIX Dragonslayer.png  Dragon slayer  (DS)
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Attack +88
Equipable by Warrior, Gladiator, Thief, Minstrel, Armamentalist, Omnivocational Swordmaster
Recipe Made by combining a Dragonsbane and a Mighty armlet.
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 12,000
Flavor text An even deadlier descendant of the dragonsbane.
Notes Inflicts extra damage against Dragon family monsters.

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

Dragon slayer DQXI Logo EN.png
Dragon slayer xi icon.png
An improved version of the dragonsbane that's even more deadly to dragons
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +96/100/104/109
+40% damage to reptiles
Price Location
24,000/12,000 Sold in Heliodor after the first act
Forging difficulty
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Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]