King axe

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King axe
Japanese キングアックス
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for various, see article
Sell for various, see article
Effect None

The King axe is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest franchise.


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

The king axe has an attack bonus of +80. It can be bought for 17,000 gold in Orkutsk and Tryan Gully and sold for 8,500 gold. Only Yangus can equip it. Its alchemy recipe is Golden axe + Slime crown.

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

ICON-King axe.png  King axe  (DS)
Attack +78
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Found Sold in Upover
Equipable by Gladiators, Rangers, Omnivocational Axemaster
Buy Price 16,000
Sell Price 8,000
Flavor text A splendid splitter sporting runes that harbour great magic.
Notes Recipe: Golden axe x 1, Slime crown x 1

Dragon Quest X[edit]

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

 King axe
(forge buffs)
(+84, +88, +93)
Max MP
(forge buffs)
(+6, +7, +8)
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Found Sold in Puerto Valor, Phnom Nonh
Recipe Gold ore x3, Enchanted stone x3, Beast stone x2
Equipable by Hendrik
Buy Price 10,800
Sell Price 5,400
Flavor text The elaborate runes engraved into the head of this heavyweight hatchet help to increase the wielder's max MP.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

The King axe can be bought for 27,500 gold on Domus Island and sold for 13,750 gold. It has an attack bonus of +81. Its in game description is "In a word: Axellent."

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]