Ironclad Defence

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Ironclad Defence is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series that gives a boost to the wearer's defensive capabilities.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Ironclad Defense appears as a Coup de Grâce that can be used in the Monster Arena by any monster equipped with Zubo's special badge. When used, it reduces all damage taken by 80% for 30 seconds.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Ironclad Defence is known naturally by Gold golem, Halloween king, and Sasquash at level 1, costing 24 MP to use. It increases the user's DEF and Spell Res for 3 turns. It can also be taught to any unit by using an ability scroll.

Ironclad Defence (てっぺきのまもり Teppeki no mamori)Tactlogo.png
Ability information
Ironclad Defence
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Support Martial DQTact Non-elemental.png 24
Range Additional effects
DQTact Range1.png
  DQTact DEFUp.png        DQTact SpellRESUp.png
     DEF Up     Spell Res Up
Raises the user's Spell Res and DEF for 3 turns
Naturally learnt by
Gold golem, Halloween king, Sasquash

Related skills[edit]