Jolly Jousters

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Jolly Jousters is a recurring ability in the Dragon Quest series associated with monsters armed with spears and lances. Specifically, it is a rapid-fire, unfocused barrage of thrusts against random targets, being an enhanced version of the Multithrust skill.


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

Jolly Jousters is the deathmove of The Javelinas special monster team, which consists of Deadnoble, Octurion, & Orcus. It strikes random foes eight times for half damage.

Dragon Quest X[edit]

Players who are Priests, Paladins, Item Masters, Martial Artists, and Guardians can use Jolly Jousters by allocating 200 skill points into the Spears skill. It has a charge time of 110 seconds and will deal five full powered strikes to one foe, with each stab possessing half the Critical Hit chance of what the character's Deftness stat would normally produce.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

Jolly Jousters is now a pep power that can be performed by Bambooligans, Bamboozlers, Orcs, & Pine needlers. It launches six strikes against random targets.

Related skills[edit]