Large scale

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Large scale
Large scale xi icon.png
Japanese 大きなうろこ
Romaji Ōkina uroko
Old localizations N/a
Found in Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Heroes II
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3
Effect Used as an ingredient to create items.

Large scale is a recurring item in the Dragon Quest series. It is a huge scale left behind by an aquatic, dragon, or other scaled monster that is used as a crafting material.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Large scale is used as a material for crafting armour and furniture or in Alchemy to increase max HP on pieces of headwear. It can be dropped by various monsters, including Mandrake mercenaries, Small fries, Dragstars, Mandrake marshals, Grrrgoyles, Aggrosculptures, Dragsters, Sintaurs, Drakulards, Bilhaws, Tormentaurs, Liege lizards, Night clubbers, Gnuriels, Pruslases, Black dragons, and Great dragons.

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

A fair-sized flake from a fish or reptile.[1]

Large scale can be purchased for 380 gold each from the item shop in Nautica from the second act onward or dropped by Mermaniacs and their malicious counterparts, as well as Night clubbers. It can be sold for 95 gold.

Large scale is only used in two recipes for the Fun-Size Forge:

Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End[edit]

Large scale is used as a material for improving various accessories or sold for 64 gold. It can be dropped by Mandrake marshals, Night clubbers, and Pruslases.

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolEscama grandeSpanish for "large scale".
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisGrande écailleFrench for "large scale".
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschGroße SchuppeGerman for "big scale".
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoGrossa scagliaItalian for "large scale".

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  1. Sony PlayStation 4, Steam, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One versions.