Scale armour

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Scale armour
DQVIII Scale Armour.png
Japanese うろこのよろい
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Found in Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest VI
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Increases wielder's Defence.

The Scale armour is a recurring set of armor in the Dragon Quest franchise, first introduced in Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride.

It is a low-level piece of equipment that is made from scales.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

The Scale armour has a Defence bonus of +15. It can be purchased in Faerie Lea for 350 gold and can be equipped by the Hero, the Parry, Prince Harry, Tuppence, and various monster companions.

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

The Scale armour has a Defence bonus of +15 and a Style bonus of +9. It can be equipped by the Hero, Carver, Nevan, Amos, Terry, Lizzie, and Goowain. It can be purchased from Haggleton, Somnia, and Port Haven for 350 gold coins and sold for 262 gold coins.

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

The Scale armour has a Defence bonus of +15 and a Style bonus of +9. It can be equipped by the Hero, Kiefer, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe. It can be purchased from Emberdale in the present, L'Arca in the past, and Frobisher for 450 gold coins and sold for 225 gold coins.

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

The Scale armour has a Defence bonus of +17 and can be equipped by the Hero, Angelo, and Morrie. It can be purchased from Alexandria, Port Prospect, and Peregrin Quay for 350 gold coins and sold for 175 gold coins. It can also be made in the Alchemy Pot.

Recipe: Leather armour + Dragon's scale

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

{{Equipment|footer|buyPrice=350 gold coins|sellPrice=175 [[gold] ] coins|equipableBy=Warrior, Priest, Thief, Minstrel, Gladiator, Paladin, Armamentalist, Ranger, Sage, Luminary|class=Armour
DQIX scale armour.png  Scale armour
Defence +9
flavor=A suit of armour with a scaly skin. notes=Buy in Stornway.
Commonly dropped or stolen from Icikillers.
Upgrades to Large-scale armour.}}

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