Kestrel claws

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Kestrel claws
Kestrel claws IX artwork.png
Japanese オオワシのツメ
Romaji Oowashi no Tsume
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Increases agility (all)
Bemuses birds (XI)

The Kestrel claws are a recurring set of bird-themed weapons in the series. The upgraded form of the Crow's claws, they increase the wearer's agility.


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

 Kestrel claws
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
Attack +63
Equipable by Martial artists, Thieves, Omnivocational Clawmaster
Recipe Crow's claws x 1, Agility ring x 1
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 3,250
Flavor text Talons that tear through their target like a hungry hawk.
Notes Raises agility by +15

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

Kestrel claws DQXI Logo EN.png
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Talons so entirely like the real thing that avians are utterly entranced by them
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +41/43/45/48
Agility +8/9/9/10
Critical Hit chance +3%
10% chance to beguile birds
Price Location
5,700/2,850 Sold in Puerto Valor & Phnom Nonh
Forging difficulty
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Kestrel is the term given to members of the Falco genus that hunt in wide, open areas and swoop down upon prey at heights of 35~65 feet.