Platinum headgear

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Platinum headgear
Japanese プラチナヘッド
Romaji Purachina heddo
Old localizations Platinum Head
Found in Dragon Quest VI
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect None

The platinum headgear is a recurring helmet in the Dragon Quest series.


Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

The platinum headwear is the prize for completing rank 5 of the Best-Dressed Contest. It increases defence by +38 and style by +42, and cannot be sold. The Hero, Carver, Amos, and Terry can equip it.

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

The platinum headgear is sold in Dinky Dell for 6,100, and it increases defence and style by +28 and +42 respectively. The Hero and Aishe can equip it.

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

A beautiful platinum helm.

The platinum headgear has a defence bonus of +30 and can be equipped by the Hero and Angelo. It can be purchased from the Pickham Casino for 5,000 tokens.

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies[edit]

DQIX Platinum headgear.png Platinum headgear DQIX Logo.png
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A pretty piece of protection for the head made from platinum
Rarity Stats Vocations
★★☆☆☆ Defence +19
Charm +30
Stolen (not dropped) from Shogum at 1/32
Upgrades into Mythril helm
Price Location
5,500/2,750 Sold in Gleeba
Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
DQIX Iron mask.png Platinum oreIX icon.png Hephaestus flameIXicon.png

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

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A handsome, hardy helm forged from purest platinum
Stats with forge buffs
Defence +36/37/38/40
Charm +51/53/56/59
Dropped by Chasmonauts at 1/256 & Metal dragon slimes at 1/64
Price Location
NA/2,550 Fun-Size Forge
Forging difficulty
Platinum ore xi icon.png x2 Magic beast horn xi icon.png x1 Maiden's favour xi icon.png x2
Hero XI sprite walk.gifSylvando sprite walk.gifHendrik sprite walk.gif

Dragon Quest Swords[edit]

The headwear increases the Hero's defence by +22.

Dragon Quest Treasures[edit]

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Plates of platinum worked into a pretty yet practical piece of head protection

The platinum headgear is Treasure No. 80, with a base value of 1,220,000.

See also[edit]