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.
|Phantom mask (DS)|
|Recipe||Papillon mask + Dark robe + Slipweed x3|
|Equipable by||Priest, Mage, Martial Artist, Thief, Minstrel, Armamentalist, Ranger, Sage, Luminary|
|Flavor text||A magical mask that musters aplomb and agility in its master.|
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.)