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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.


Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

Multithrust is used by red-hot pokers.

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

Eight can use Multithrust as a spear technique after investing 25 skill points into the associated skill.

It can be used by the enemies Orc, Octavian sentry, Grim rider, and Night rider. Octurion is the only Infamous Monster with access to it.

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

This ability is learned with 88 skill points invested into Spear skill.

Dragon Quest X[edit]

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.

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

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.

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below[edit]

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.

Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End[edit]

Multithrust can be performed by Lazarel or Teresa as well if they have a spear equipped.

Dragon Quest Treasures[edit]

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.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Multithrusts can be learned by Orc chieftain at level 26 and costs 25 MP to use. It inflicts 60% potency physical damage to random enemies in range of two squares in front of the user four times.

Multithrust (さみだれづき Samidare zuki)Tactlogo.png
Ability information
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Attack Physical DQTact Non-elemental.png 25
Range Additional effects
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Straight line
Deals 60% potency physical damage to random enemies in area of effect 4 times
Naturally learnt by
Orc chieftain

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