Capsichum

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A Capsichum is a violent vegetable introduced in Dragon Quest VIII. It consists of an orange and green bell pepper stuck together on a skewer, seemingly jovial despite their impalement. Being native to the Farebury region, they are among the weakest monsters in the game.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest VIII[edit]

DQ8-LOGO-ICON.png
Original (PS2)
Sprite HP MP Experience Gold Attack Defense Agility
DQVIII PS2 Capsichum.png 14 4 3 3 12 10 6
Bestiary No. 006
Family Plant
In-Game Description A distinctive monster shaped like a pepper. In their culture, two is always better than one, so they stick together with the help of a large skewer.
Spell(s) Sap
Skill(s) None
Location(s) Farebury Region
Item(s) Dropped Cypress stick164
Copper sword1256
Evasion Attack Resistance Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath
Resistance
*
Bang Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Crack Resistance *
064 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 25%
Ice breath
Resistance
*
Stone/Strike Resistance * Zap Resistance * Troop Resistance * Death Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance * Shock Resistance *
25% 0% 0% 0% 15% 15% 0% 0%
Sleep * Confusion * Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Dance Sealing Resistance Sap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
0% 100% 0% 100% 0% 100% 100%
Remake (3DS, Mobile)
Sprite Notable Changes
None



Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Variants[edit]

Paprikan[edit]

A punctured pair of red and yellow peppers, the Paprikan is a spicier capsichum that's moved to the southern continent and taken residence near the Pickham ghetto.

DQ8-LOGO-ICON.png
Original (PS2)
Sprite HP MP Experience Gold Attack Defense Agility
Paprikan.png 54 6 47 10 48 45 43
Bestiary No. 055
Family Plant
In-Game Description A pair of psychotic peppers. Their crazed grins belie their wiliness in battle. They can prevent enemies from using spells, and like to pummel their adversaries with body-slams.
Spell(s) Fizzle
Skill(s) Flee
Location(s) Pickham Region
Item(s) Dropped Red mould132
Rapier164
Evasion Attack Resistance Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath
Resistance
*
Bang Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Crack Resistance *
064 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 25% 25%
Ice breath
Resistance
*
Stone/Strike Resistance * Zap Resistance * Troop Resistance * Death Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance * Shock Resistance *
25% 0% 0% 0% 15% 0% 15% 15%
Sleep * Confusion * Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Dance Sealing Resistance Sap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
15% 15% 15% 100% 15% 0% 0%
Remake (3DS, Mobile)
Sprite Notable Changes
None


Trivia[edit]

If one looks closely at either pepper pair, you can see the one on the right has buckteeth and the one on the left has stubby fangs.

Gallery[edit]