Kitty shield

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Dragon Quest VIII

The kitty shield (キトンシールド kiton shīrudo), also known as the kitten shield, is a recurring shield in the Dragon Quest series. It is a novelty shield appearing alongside with the other cat-themed equipment. It offers a decent amount of protection for characters who typically cannot carry heavier shields.


Dragon Quest VII[edit]

Dragon Quest VII

The kitty shield has a defence bonus of +9 and a style bonus of +8. It can only be equipped by Maribel and Ruff and can be purchased in L'Arca for 310 gold. In the 3DS version, a kitty shield can be found on the world map in the past after crossing the bridge to the northeast of L'Arca.

Dragon Quest VIII[edit]

The kitty shield has a defense bonus of +12 and can be sold for 550 gold. It can only be equipped by Jessica and Angelo and is sold for 550 gold.

Dragon Quest IX[edit]

DQIX Kitty shield.png  Kitty shield
Defence +11
Block chance +2%
Equipable by
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 550
Flavor text A charming piece of armour with a feline design.
Notes Recipe: Light shield x 1 + Kitty litter x 1

Dragon Quest Swords[edit]

 Kitty shield
Durability +2
Equipable by
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 990
Flavor text This shield makes a meowing noise when blocking an attack.
There is a 500 point bonus for completing a level with all of the cat-themed equipment.
Dropped by Lucky Bags.


  • A light and durable shield sporting a cute kitty-cat motif. (Description when selecting the Kitty shield in PS2 Dragon Quest VIII.)


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