Scorpion

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Introduced all the way back in the original game, the Scorpion is the first arachnid to aggravate adventurers.

Characteristics[edit]

It's a humongous, yellow, man-sized scorpion. Be afraid.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest[edit]

Scorpion (おおさそり ōsasori)
Original (NES)
Sprite HP MP Experience Gold Attack Defense Agility
DQ-NES-SCORPION.png 20 ? 6 15 18 16 16
Spell(s)
Location(s)
Evasion Fizzle Resistance Snooze Resistance Sizz & Sizzle Resistance
164 1516 016 016
Remakes (SNES, GBC, Mobile)
Sprites HP MP Experience Gold Attack Defense Agility
Scorpionsnes.gifDQ-GBC-SCORPION.png 15 0 16 25 18 35 4
Spell(s)
Location(s)
Evasion Fizzle Resistance Snooze Resistance Sizz & Sizzle Resistance
164 77 07 07


Dragon Quest VIII[edit]

DQ8-LOGO-ICON.png
Original (PS2)
Sprite HP MP Attack
40 4 43
Defense Agility Experience Gold
55 32 42 8
Bestiary no. 37
Family Bug
In-game description Enormous scorpions with impenetrable carapaces. Their defenses protect them against all but the most determined physical attacks. Use magic to defeat them.
Spell(s) Buff
Skill(s) Poison Attack
Location(s) Maella Region
Item(s) dropped Antidotal herb116
Iron lance1128
Evasion Attack Resistance Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance *
064 0% 25% 25%
Fire Breath
Resistance
*
Bang Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Crack Resistance *
25% 0% 0% 0%
Ice breath
Resistance
*
Strike/Rock Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
0% 0% 0% 0%
Whack Resistance * Poison Resistance * Paralysis Resistance * Fuddle Resistance *
0% 50% 15% 0%
Snooze resistance * Dazzle Resistance Fizzle Resistance Ban Dance Resistance
0% 0% 0% 100%
Stun Resistance * Sap Resistance * Army Resistance *
0% 0% 0%
Remake (3DS, Mobile)
Sprite Notable Changes
None



Dragon Quest X[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Caravan Heart[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Scorpion
Family Nature
Rank F
Description The poisonous tails of these predators can paralyze their prey at a pinch.
Weapons Spears, Axes, Claws, Staves
Traits Critical Massacre, Paralyser
Resistances Vulnerable to Frizz, Poisonproof, Paralysisproof
Skill Hive Mind, Defense Boost
Location Xeroph Isle
Breeding chart Crabid x Chimaera


Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Scorpion
Family Nature
Rank D
Size S
Weapons Axes, Spears, Claws, Staves
Traits Critical Massacre, Paralyzing Touch
Resistances Vulnerable to Frizz, Immune to Poison and Paralysis
Skill Hive Mind
Location Cragravation
Breeding chart Crabid x Nature family


Dragon Quest Builders[edit]

Scorpion DQB-LOGO-ICON.png
Chapter 1
HP Attack Defense Item(s) Dropped
44 16 12 Chains (★☆☆), Medicinal herb (★☆☆)
Location(s)
?
Chapter 3
HP Attack Defense Item(s) Dropped
28~95 11~14 0~8 Chains (★☆☆), Healing cream (★☆☆)
Location(s)
?
Sprite DQB Scorpion.png


Related monsters[edit]

Gallery[edit]