Savvy sapphire

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Savvy sapphire
Savvy sapphire xi icon.png
Japanese 青い宝石
Romaji Aoi hōseki
Old localizations N/a
Found in Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca's Marvelous Mysterious Key
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3
Dragon Quest Heroes II
Dragon Quest Tact
Effect Used as an ingredient to create items.

Savvy sapphire is a recurring item in the Dragon Quest series. It is a brilliant blue-coloured jewel that is used as a crafting ingredient.


Dragon Quest X[edit]

Savvy sapphire is used as a material for crafting weapons and shields. It can be purchased from a material shop for 1,200 gold each, received as a quest reward, found in treasure chests, or dropped by various monsters such as Tundrackies, Rumble bees, Jailcats, Goodybags, Restless armours, Demon-at-arms, Bloodbonnets, and Warhogs.

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

A bright blue gem said to sharpen the senses.[1]

Savvy sapphires can be purchased from the shop at L'Académie de Notre Maitre des Médailles for 2,000 gold each, picked up from sparkly spots at Insula Algarum*, the Sniflheim - Whale Way Station, the Battleground, the Fortress of Fear, the Path to Trial Isle, and the Citadel of Spite. Some can be found in treasure chests at Sniflheim Castle and the First Forest, as well as being dropped by Bloodbonnets, Vicious gloomy grublins, Masqueraiders, Malicious flythons, and Abyssal octopots.

Savvy sapphire is used in the following recipes for the Fun-Size Forge:

Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End[edit]

Savvy sapphire is used as a material for improving various accessories or sold for 300 gold. It can be dropped by Demon-at-arms, Knight errants, Mandrake majors, and Goodybags, received in exchange for 3 Mini medals, or picked up from sparkly spots in the Darkwood.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Savvy sapphire appears as a material for ranking up units, particularly monsters of the Slime, Dragon, and Nature families. There are various ways to acquire it, including being able to purchase it up to 20 times daily at the gold shop for 100 gold each, received as a reward from the Savvy Sapphire: Beginner or Intermediate levels, the Slime, Dragon, and Nature Family rank up levels, or redeemed from various event swap shops.

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolZafiro eruditoSpanish for "erudite sapphire".
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisSaphir de sagacitéFrench for "sapphire of sagacity".
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschSaphir des ScharfsinnsGerman for "sapphire of acumen".
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoZaffiro sensorialeItalian for "sensory sapphire".


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