Pickled slime

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The Pickled slime is a recurring monster in the Dragon Quest series, first introduced in Dragon Quest X. It is a yellow variant of the Bubble slime with mushrooms growing on its body.


The Pickled slime is a Slime that looks like a puddle of melted yellow clay with what appears to be mushrooms growing amidst the muck surrounding it. Its Japanese name, Nukadoko slime, refers to a fermented bed of rice bran that is used for pickling vegetables that was developed in the 17th century.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3[edit]

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

The pickled slime appears as an A-rank monster of the Slime family during the limited Slime Fest event. The pickled slime appears as the boss of Chapter 1, Episode 5 of the event quests on all difficulties and will join the player after defeating it. It can be fully awakened by completing the stage at any difficulty and it also stars in its own Battle Road.

Pickled slime (ぬかどこスライム Nukadoko slime)Tactlogo.png

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Family Rank Role
Tact Icon Slime.png
DQTact Rank Icon A.png DQTact DebuffType.png
Max Level HP MP Move
120 591 305 2
Attack Defense Agility Wisdom Weight
302 370 376 357 35
Basic Skills
First Second Third
Fuddle Swoosh* Spore Breath*
Awakening Skills
First Second Third
Woosh-type Spell Potency +10% / Stats Up Zap Res +25 / Stats Up Swoosh Potency +5% / Stats Up
Fourth Fifth
Bang Res +25 / Stats Up Swoosh Potency +5% / Stats Up
Leader Perks
Raises party's Confusion Res by 25% in a 5x5 square around it.
Basic Perks
First Second Third
WIS +10 AGL +15 Swoosh Potency +2%
Perk Details
Woosh-type Spell Potency +10%: Raises Woosh-type spell potency by 10%.
Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
Very Weak Very Weak Normal Normal
Bang Resistance * Zap Resistance * Zam Resistance * Snooze Resistance
Half Res Half Res Normal Super Weak
Poison Resistance Physical Lock Resistance Spell Lock Resistance Martial Lock Resistance
Normal Normal Super Weak Normal
Breath Lock Resistance Hobble Resistance * Stun Resistance * Dazzle Resistance
Normal Normal Normal Immune
Curse Resistance Paralysis Resistance Confusion Resistance Charm Resistance
Half Res Normal Normal Half Res

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