Sage's robe

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Sage's robe
DQVIII Sages Robe.png
Japanese けんじゃのローブ
Old localizations Philosopher's robe
Found in Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for varies
Sell for varies
Effect Protects against magic.

The sage's robe is a recurring robe in the Dragon Quest series that first appeared in Dragon Quest V. It is a highly protective robe for spellcasters that protects the wearer against magical damage.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest V[edit]

The sage's robe has a defence bonus of +50, and reduces magical damage by 15 points. It can be bought at Lofty Peak for 12000 gold, and it can be sold for 9000 gold (original version) or 6000 gold (remakes). It can only be worn by Bianca, Nera, and slime companions.

Dragon Quest VIII[edit]

The sage's robe has a defence bonus of +55 and reduces damage taken from non-Zap spells by 25. It can only be worn by Angelo and can be sold for 11,000 gold. It can be made in the Alchemy Pot and can be upgraded into the Crimson robe by combining it with nook grass and magic water.

Recipe: Magic vestment + Scholar's cap

Dragon Quest IX[edit]

The sage's robe serves as the iconic attire for male Sages in this game.

DQIX sages robe.png  Sage's robe  (DS)
Defence +32
Magical Might +22
Magical Mending +18
Rarity ★★☆☆☆
Found Received as a reward for completing Quest #116.
Equipable by Sage
Buy Price N/a
Sell Price 5,300
Flavor text A gorgeous gown that guards against magic damage.
Notes Reduces damage taken from fire, ice, lightning, wind, and dark spells by 15%.
Recipe: Saintly robe + Fizzle-proof suit + Thinkincense x3

Dragon Quest XI[edit]

 Sage's robe
Defence
(forge buffs)
+55
(+57, +59 ,+62)
Magical Might
(forge buffs)
+26
(+27, +28, +30)
Magical Mending
(forge buffs)
+26
(+27, +28, +30)
Rarity B
Found Obtained as a reward for completing the First Trial of the Wheel of Harma within 8 moves.
Equipable by Veronica, Serena, Rab
Buy Price N/a
Sell Price N/a
Notes Reduces damage taken from all elemental spells by 15%.

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