Sand Breath

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Sand Breath, also known as Sandy Breath, is a breath attack in the Dragon Quest series. It expels a blast of sand at a group of enemies that can envelop them in illusions and is the first earth-elemental breath in the series.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Sand Breath is an enemy-only skill used by various monsters. It inflicts earth-element damage and has a chance to dazzle characters within range. The damage range changes depending the monster that uses it. The damage can be mitigated with the help of Insulatle.

Monster Damage
Ham shamwitch 10
Axolotl 80
Vicious ham shamwitch 140
Face invader 200

Dragon Quest of the Stars[edit]

Known as Sandy Breath in this game, it is a event skill, obtained by exchanging Four Spirits Event Tickets. It deals Earth breath type damage to all enemies and can blind them.

Sandy Breath (サンドブレス Sando Buresu)Dragon Quest of the Stars English logo.png
Ability information
Sandy Breath
Type & Rank Target CT Restriction
DQotS Purple A.png All Enemies 22s None
Deals Earth Breath damage to all enemies. 55% chance to Blind.
How to obtain
The Four Spirits Event.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Sand Breath can be learned by Axolotl at level 44 and costs 91 MP to use. It inflicts major typeless breath damage and has a chance to blind all enemies in a T-range in front of the user. Upgrading the skill increases its damage and reduces the amount of MP it costs to use.

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Ability information
Sand Breath
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Debuff Breath DQTact Non-elemental.png 91
Range Additional effects
DQTact SkillRangeT.png
DQTact Blind.png
Deals major breath damage to all enemies in area of effect, often blinds
Naturally learnt by

Related skills[edit]