The Gripevine is a high ranking monster class that in Dragon Quest VII.
The Gripevine is a gigantic floral man-eating monster partially resembling a Rafflesia flower. This class has slight drops in resilience and Max HP but slight to sharp boosts in all other categories.
Any character who masters the class will gain a weak resistance (30%) to sizz, rock/strike skills, and Jolly Rager and Maelstrom. They will also benefit from a strong resistance (60%) to woosh, status ailments aside from sap and drain magic, and an immunity to crack.
In order to become a Gripevine, a character must first master both the Well wisher and the KIngfuchsia classes. A Heart can also be obtained in battle by fighting the thorn bushes in battle in the Emberdale region in Disc 2.
|Battles to Master||240|
|Mastery Bonus||+20 Bonus to Appearance|
|2||Budding Battler||Burning Breath||20||One Group||May cause paralysis in one group of enemies||0|
|3||Blooming Brawler||Venom Mist||45||One Group||Severely poisons one group of enemies, causing them to lose 1/6 of their HP every round||0|
|4||Petal Pusher||Kasnooze||68||One Group||Has a better chance of causing sleep in one group of enemies||5|
|5||Blossom Blaster||Insulatle||98||All Allies||Reduces the damage of fire and ice attacks||3|
|6||Rose Warrior||Fishy Fog||140||Everyone||Prevents everyone from casting magic||0|
|8||Superfine Vine||Magic Burst||240||All Enemies||Caster uses the remaining MP to hit all enemies. Damage is calculated as MP x 2||All|