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The gloomy gloves are a pair of gloves in Dragon Quest IX.
|Gloomy gloves (DS)|
|Recipe||Heavy handwear + Evencloth x3|
|Equipable by||All Vocations|
|Flavor text||Mysterious mittens that impart mighty resilience to dark magic.|
|Notes||Reduces damage taken from darkness attacks by 8%.|
Received as a reward for completing Quest #124.
Upgrades into Murky mittens.