Shining staff

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Shining staff
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Japanese かがやきの杖
Romaji Kagayaki no tsue
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Debuffs target

The Shining staff is a powerful wand that comes in one-handed and two-handed sizes. It is part of the upgrade chain that leads to the Aurora staff, the ultimate wand.


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

 Shining staff
Rarity ★★★★☆
Attack +90
Attack +12
MP absorb +9.9%
Equipable by Priests, Magi, Paladins, Armamentalists, Sages, & Omnivocational Wandmaster
Recipe Bright staff x 1, Agate of evolution x 1, Blue orb x 1
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price N/A
Flavor text A holy staff that stamps out magic effects when used as an item in battle.
Notes Activates Disruptive Wave when used as an item

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

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Attacks made with this righteous rod can sometimes strip foes of beneficial effects
Stats with forge buffs
Attack +60
Magical Might +74
Magical Mending +60
MP Absorb +14%
20% chance to debuff foes when striking
Price Location
N/A Fun-Size Forge
Forging difficulty
Bright staff x1, Agate of Evolution x1, Spellbound bough x1, Brighten rock x1
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The forging manual for the shining staff is the A Hero's Book of Basic Weapons, and it is found in a treasure chest in the Tower of Lost Time.