Gripevine (vocation)

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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 to sizz, rock/strike skills, and Jolly Rager and Maelstrom. They will also benefit from a strong resistance 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 the present.

Stat Changes[edit]

Statistics Change
Battles to Master 240
Strength +20%
Agility +10%
Resilience -10%
Wisdom +5%
Style +5%
Max HP -5%
Max MP Null
Mastery Bonus +20 Bonus to Appearance


Level Title
Learns Battles Needed Target Info MP
1 Seed Slinger
Nothing 0
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
7 Thorn Trooper
Nothing 180
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