Dragon slayer

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Dragon slayer
Japanese ドラゴンスレイヤー
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, 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
Rarity ★★★☆☆
(forge buffs)
(+100, +104, +109)
Equipable by The Luminary, Erik, Sylvando, and Hendrik
Found Sold in Heliodor after the first act
Buy Price 24,000
Sell Price 12,000
Notes +40% damage to reptiles

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]