Hades' helm (Equipment)

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For the monster of the same name, see Hades' helm (Monster)

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.

Hades' helm
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Japanese サタンヘルム
Old localizations N/A
Found in Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride
Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies
Buy for various, see articles
Sell for various, see articles
Effect Curses the wearer; makes it so they are unable to move on the first turn of every battle.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

The Hades' helm has a defence bonus of +30. It can only be worn by certain monster companions.

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

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. It can be used to either make a Mythril helm or a King cobra claw.

Recipe: Mythril helm = Hades' Helm + Saint's ashes

Recipe: King cobra claw = Hades' helm + Cobra claw

GameDescription
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A strange helm surrounded by an air of danger.

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

DQIX Hades helm.png  Hades' helm  (DS)
Defence +22
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.
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Equipable by Warrior, Paladin, Gladiator
Buy Price N/a
Sell Price 4,250
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.

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