Lightning conductor

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Lightning conductor
DQIX Lightning Conductor Artwork.jpg
Japanese らいていの杖
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for Varies, see article
Sell for Varies, see article
Effect Lightning damage to enemy group

The Lightning conductor is a recurring wand in the series, and is the result of upgrading the Lightning staff through alchemy or smithery.


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

 Lightning conductor
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Attack +40
MP Absorb +4.5%
Recipe Lightning staff x 1, Thunderball x 5, Sage's elixir x 1
Equipable by Priests, Magi, Paladins, Armamentalists, Sages, & Omnivocational Wandmaster
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 7,800
Flavor text A staff that throws thunderbolts if used as an item in battle.
Notes 17~27 lightning/blast damage to a group of monsters

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

 Lightning conductor
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
(forge buffs)
(+38, +40, +43)
Magical Might
(forge buffs)
(+38, +41, +44)
Magical Mending
(forge buffs)
(+18, +20, +22)
MP Absorption +10%
Recipe Spellbound bough x2, Thunderball x1, Enchanted stone x1
Equipable by Veronica, Rab
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 3,500
Flavor text An ancient wand which can be used in battle to call down blistering barrages of lightning.
Notes 31~41 lightning damage to a group of monsters

The forging guide for the lighting conductor is the Bottling Lightning book, and it is the reward for completing the second trial of the Wheel of Harma in 15 turns or less at Angri-La.