Prison guard

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The Prison guard is a recurrent monster in the Dragon Quest series and it was introduced in Dragon Quest VI.


Prison guards are animated armor monsters. Their body consists in a set of metallic black cuirass, helmet, boots and gauntlets, all of them black with golden and purple details on them. In the original game they share sprite with the animated armour. Prison guards are seen golden wielding lances, with blunted tips and a blue handgrip, and a blue shield, which are decorated with a blue eye and golden details.


Dragon Quest VI[edit]

Prison Guard DQVI Logo.png
Original (SFC)
Sprite HP * MP Attack Defense
Prisonguard.gif 750 0 210 150
Agility Experience * Gold Tame Rate
100 500 580 NA
Bestiary No. Unnumbered boss monster
Spell(s) None
Skill(s) Flails weapon(125% damage)
Violent slash(125% damage)
Stone's Throw
Location(s) Gallows Moor
Item(s) Dropped Medicinal herb14096
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Fire Breath Resistance *
164 25% 25% 25%
Bang Resistance * Crack Resistance * Ice Breath Resistance * Woosh Resistance *
25% 25% 25% 25%
Strike/Rock Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance * Whack Resistance *
25% 25% 100% 100%
Poof Resistance * Poison Resistance * Burning Breath Resistance Fuddle Resistance *
100% 1005 100% 15%
Snooze Resistance * Dazzle Resistance * Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance
15% 15% 100% 100%
Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance * Army Resistance *
15% 100% 100%
Remakes (DS, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes

The prison guards are fought in Gallows Moor when the Hero tries to stop the execution of a prisoner.


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