List of hammer skills in Dragon Quest IX

From Dragon Quest Wiki

The following are Hammer skills in Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies. Hammer skills can be learned via Gladiator and Paladin classes.

Heart Breaker[edit]

An attack that may prevent the opponent from acting on their next turn 30% of the time. Costs 2 MP to use and requires 3 skill points to learn.

Penny Pincher[edit]

An attack that steals 10% for the gold carried by an enemy. This stolen amount does not detract from the gold totaled at the end of a battle. Costs 2 MP to use and requires 13 skill points to learn.

Bagsy Last[edit]

Causes the user to attack last for 30% increased damage. Costs 3 MP to use and 35 skill points to learn.

Monster Masher[edit]

An attack that deals 50% more damage to material enemies.


Hits every opponent with 160~190 Soil-element damage. Costs 12 MP to use and 88 skill points to learn.

Big Banga[edit]

Deals 240~360 Darkness-element damage to all enemies. Requires the 'Hardcore Hammering' in a character's inventory to use.

Omnivocational Hammermaster[edit]

Enables the character to use hammers with any vocation.