|Romaji||Shippū no bandana|
|Old localizations||Scarf (III GBC)|
AGL scarf (VII PSX)
|Found in||Dragon Quest III (remakes only)|
Dragon Quest IV (remakes only)
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
The Mercury's bandana is a recurring accessory in the Dragon Quest series which first appeared in the Super Famicom remake of Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation. It typically increases the wearer's Agility. In later appearances, it has become a piece of headwear rather than an accessory.
Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation (remakes only)
The Mercury's bandana has an Agility bonus of +30 and changes the wearer's Personality to Bat out of Hell. It is received as a prize for turning in 70 Mini medals (65 in Cell phone versions of the game) to the medal collector in Aliahan. The bandana only appears in remake versions of the game.
Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen (remakes only)
The Mercury's bandana has an Agility bonus of +30 and a Style bonus of +10. It can be equipped by all characters. They are sold at Wilted Heart in the past for 970 gold coins and can be sold for 485 gold coins coins. Mercury's bandanas can also be won as prizes from the Lucky Panel at the Casino.
- Mercury is the Roman equivalent of the Greek god Hermes, serving as the messenger of the pantheon