Phantom mask

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The phantom mask is a recurring piece of headwear in the Dragon Quest series. It is a high-level piece of equipment and has differing special properties depending on the game, but it typically increases the wearer's evasiveness.


Dragon Quest VIII[edit]

The phantom mask has a defence bonus of +48 and increases evasion by 1/8th. It can be worn by Angelo and Morrie. The mask can only be made using the Alchemy Pot and can be sold for 29,000 gold.

Recipe: Iron headgear + Dark robe

Dragon Quest IX[edit]

DQIX Phantom mask.png  Phantom mask  (DS)
Defence +20
Agility +25
Magical Might +16
Magical Mending +14
Rarity ★★★☆☆
Recipe Papillon mask + Dark robe + Slipweed x3
Equipable by Priest, Mage, Martial Artist, Thief, Minstrel, Armamentalist, Ranger, Sage, Luminary
Buy Price N/a
Sell Price 14,500
Flavor text A magical mask that musters aplomb and agility in its master.

Dragon Quest XI[edit]

The phantom mask has a defence bonus of +51, an evasion bonus of 2 percent, and an agility bonus of +33. These bonus can be increased by using the forge to +53, +56, or +59 for defence, 3 or 4 percent for evasion, and +34, +35, +37 for agility. It can be created using the recipe of 2 platinum ore, 2 butterfly wing, 3 evencloth, 3 slipweed, and 1 spectralite. The recipe is found in a chest in the Fierce Forest section of the Sage's Trial. All eight party members can equip it.


  • A mysterious mask that allows the wearer to dodge enemy attacks more easily. (Description when selecting the phantom mask in Dragon Quest VIII.)