The Hades' helm is a recurring helmet in the Dragon Quest series. It is a purple helmet with yellow horn-like protrusions and a fur collar and is typically a cursed piece of equipment.
The Hades' helm has a defence bonus of +30. It can only be worn by certain monster companions.
The Hades' helm has a defence bonus of +33... but it is cursed. It is found in the Pirate's Cove and can be sold for 4,250 gold or mixed with Saint's ashes in the Alchemy Pot to make a Mythril helm. The Hero and Yangus can equip it.
|Hades' helm (DS)|
|Found||One found in Magmaroo.|
1% chance of finding in rank 6 grotto treasure chests.
Rarely stolen or dropped by Bad karmours.
Commonly dropped or stolen from Hell's gatekeepers.
|Equipable by||Warrior, Paladin, Gladiator|
|Flavor text||A horned hat with a fiendish face that begets misfortune. Cursed.|
|Notes||Sometimes prevents the wearer from acting in battle.|
Upgrades into Great helm.
- A strange helm surrounded by an air of danger. (Description when selecting the Hades' helm in Dragon Quest VIII.)