Pirate's hat

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Pirate's hat
Japanese キャプテンハット
Romaji Kyaputenhatto
Old localizations Captain hat
Found in Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Reduces paralysis chance (XI)

The pirate's hat is a recurring hat in the Dragon Quest series.


Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past[edit]

The pirate's hat has a defence bonus of +19 and a style bonus of +21. It can be worn by the Hero, Ruff, and Sir Mervyn. It can be purchased in Allblades Arena, El Ciclo, Spilton-on-Sea, Wetlock, Buccanham, and the Sea Dragon for 2,800 gold and sold for 1,400.

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

An impressive hat worthy of a pirate captain.

The pirate's hat has a defence rating of +30. It can only be worn by the Hero or sold for 1,400 gold. It is obtained as a dropped item by Captain Crow (100%), or heavy hoods at a 1/256 rate.

  • In the 3DS version, the Pirate's hat now has a defence bonus of +36 and can also be equipped by both Morrie and Red. Red's appearance changes if she wears the pirate's hat with the cap'n's clothes.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

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Jaunty headwear worn by jolly-roger-hoisting scallywags of the sea
Stats with forge buffs
Defence +30/31/32/34
Agility +20/21/22/24
+30% paralysis protection
Price Location
NA/1,600 See below
Forging difficulty
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The Pirate's hat can be obtained by completing the quest 27, "The Viking Hoard", which is initiated by speaking to the man in the second floor of the Sniflheim item shop.

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