Legate's blade

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Legate's blade
Japanese エンパイアブレード
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Heroes II
Effect High critical hit rate

The Legate's blade is the two-handed sword designed for field commanders on the front lines. The blade is dense enough to dent the target's armour, and lands critical hits much more easily than its peers.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

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

 Legate's blade
(forge buffs)
(+255, +268, +281)
Parry chance +3%
Critical hit rate
(forge buffs)
(+6%, +7%, +8%)
Recipe Densinium x2, Orichalcum x1, Goobricant x3, Black tear x1
Rarity ★★★★★
Equipable by Luminary, Hendrik
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 11,500
Flavor text A greatsword tempered to an almost unbelievable toughness that makes critical hits more likely to occur.

The forging manual for the sword, the Orichalcum: Ore Blimey book, is the prize for completing the final trial of the Wheel of Harma in Angri-La in 35 turns or less.

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

One of Cesar's greatswords, it increases his attack by +140 and increases his critical hit chance by 1%.


Legatus was a term for a high ranking official in the Roman army, comparable to the modern day general officer.