Maxi axe

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Maxi axe
Japanese ギガントアックス
Old localizations N/A
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for Varies, see articles
Sell for Varies, see articles
Effect Decreases Tension from a target. (DQIX)
Reduces an enemy's attack. (DQXI)

The Maxi axe is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest series. It is the second stage in the upgrade-chain leading to the Galaxy axe.


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

Bad axe IX Icon.png  Maxi axe  (DS)
Attack +157
Rarity ★★★★☆
Recipe Recipe: Bad axe x1 + Agate of evolution x1 + Purple orb x1
Equipable by Gladiators, Rangers, Omnivocational Axemaster
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 24,000
Flavor text A mighty massacrer that takes tension from its target.
Notes Reduces target's tension.

Upgrades into the Climaxe by mixing with three agates of evolution and three purple orbs.

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

Attack +123
Max MP +14
Charm +34
Rarity ★★★★★
Recipe Bad axe x1 + Agate of Evolution x1 + Densinium x1 + Wyrmwood x1
Equipable by Hendrik
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price N/A
Flavor text A hard-hitting hatchet that can turn the tide of battle by impairing the attack power of anyone it hits.
Notes 10% chance to cut an enemy's attack.

The recipe book for the axe, A Hero's Book of Basic Weapons, is found in a treasure chest in the Tower of Lost Time .