Mythril helm

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Mythril helm
Japanese ミスリルヘルム
Romaji Misuriruherumu
Old localizations Same
Found in Dragon Quest III
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect None

The mythril helm is a recurring helmet in the Dragon Quest series that first appeared in the SNES remake of Dragon Quest III. It is a high-ranking helmet that provides a lot of defence.


Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation[edit]

The mythril helm has a defence bonus of +38. It can be equipped by the Hero, Warriors, Priests, Mages, Merchants, Thieves, and Sages and is sold in Tantegel for 18,000 gold. It only appears in the remakes and is the most powerful helmet for several classes.

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past[edit]

The mythril helm has a defence bonus of +32 and a style bonus of +17. It can be equipped by the Hero, Maribel, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe. Mythril helms can be purchased from the Divine Shrine and the Sea Dragon for 10,000 gold and sold for 5,000. They can also be won as prizes from the Lucky Panel at the Buccanham Casino.

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

The Mythril helm has a Defence bonus of +38. It can be worn by the Hero and Angelo. It can be purchased for gold coins in Empycchu sold for 8,800 gold coins.

Recipe: Hades' helm + Saint's ashes

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

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An eye-catching cap made from the mighty metal mythril
Rarity Stats Vocations
★★☆☆☆ Defence +25
Charm +30
Price Location
16,800/8,400 Sold in Upover
Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Dragon Quest XI[edit]

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A priceless piece of protective headwear made from a mythical material
Stats with forge buffs
Defence +38/39/41/43
Price Location
13,300/6,150 Sold in Lonalulu & Sniflheim
Forging difficulty
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The guide for creating the helm, Making the Most of Mythril, is the reward for completing quest #39 in Gondolia after the first act. The missing item is the sage's stone, which is hidden in the depths of Nautica among the seaweed.