Oaken staff

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Not to be confused with the Oaken pole
Oaken staff
Oaken staff artwork.png
Japanese かしのつえ
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Buy for Varies
Sell for Varies
Effect MP absorption

The Oaken staff is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest series. It's the weapon the Hero (Dragon Quest V) is seen wielding in his official artwork.


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

The oaken staff has an attack bonus of +9. It can be purchased early in the game at Whealbrook for 130 gold, and can be equipped by the Hero and his son. Honey has the staff as part of her equipment.

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

 Oaken staff  (DS)
Attack +3
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
Found Stornway
Equipable by Martial artists, Priests, Omnivocational master
Buy Price 120
Sell Price 60
Flavor text A staff whittled from the wood of an old oak tree.
Notes MP absorption is 1%

Dragon Quest X[edit]


  • The official art for the hero of Dragon Quest V depicts him with this staff. This is the only time the protagonist of a numbered entry in the series is illustrated without a sword as his weapon, and is a subtle allusion to the true identity of V's legendary hero.