Multithrust is a recurring ability in the Dragon Quest series.
It launches 3-4 strikes on random targets at 50% damage each in most appearances.
Multithrust is used by Red-hot poker.
Eight can use Multithrust as a spear technique after investing 25 skill points into the associated skill.
This ability is learned with 88 skill points invested into Spear skill.
Multithrust can be learned by Martial Artists, Priests, Paladins, and Item Masters by allocating 120 skill points into the Spear skill. It costs 4 MP to use and has a charge time of 25 seconds. It launches four attacks at 75% strength each.
Jade learns Multithrust for 18 points in her Spears section of the character builder. It shanks four random targets within a group for 75% damage per stab, 300% damage against a single foe. It costs 12 MP to use.
Multithrust is one of Kiryl's basic attacks that is used by performing two heavy attacks in a row. He will make an upward spinning slash attack with his spear, followed by a series of fast upward spear thrusts into the air. Kiryl can follow it up by performing a slamming spear attack on the ground with a light attack or a swiping slash if he uses a heavy attack.
Multithrust is learned by every member of the orc family, being Orcs, Orc chieftains, Orc kings, and Orc queens, but only those that are costumed differently from their normal counterparts. It deals piercing Wind-element damage in a series of powerful jabs, striking one enemy multiple times.