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Mince is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series. The user delivers a flurry of slashes with their claws or weapons that can reduce the target's Defence.


Dragon Quest Monster Battle Road Victory[edit]

Mince makes its debut as a special skill that can be used by Slon the Rook. He delivers repeated slashes with his sword to a single enemy.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Super Light[edit]

Mince can be learned by various monster, including Hell gladiator, Hellion, One-man army, and Slon the Rook. It costs 36 MP to use, deals 44% slashing damage to a single enemy 2-3 times, and has a chance to reduce their Defence.

Dragon Quest Walk[edit]

Mince can be used once again by Slon the Rook. It costs 20 MP to use, inflicting 60% potency physical damage four times to random enemies, and increases his Attack after it is used.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Mince is known naturally by Hell gladiator at level 1 and can be learned by Warhog at level 30, Tiger jackal at level 32, and Hellion at level 42. It costs 28 MP to use, deals 60% potency physical damage to a single enemy three times, and has a chance to lower their DEF for three turns.

Mince (メッタ斬り Metta kiri)Tactlogo.png
Ability information
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Debuff Physical DQTact Non-elemental.png 28
Range Additional effects
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DQTact DEFDown.png
DEF Down
Deals physical damage (60% potency) to 1 enemy 3 times, occasionally lowers DEF for 3 turns
Naturally learnt by
Hell gladiator, Hellion, Tiger jackal, Warhog

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius[edit]

Known as Wild Animaul in this game, it is a skill that can be learned by Marquis de Léon at 5★ rarity or higher. It inflicts 180% physical damage to a single enemy and reduces their DEF by 50% for 3 turns.

Related skills[edit]