Shining staff

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Shining staff
DQIX Shining Staff Artwork.jpg
Japanese かがやきの杖
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for Varies, see article
Sell for Varies, see article
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%
Recipe Bright staff x 1, Agate of evolution x 1, Blue orb x 1
Equipable by Priests, Magi, Paladins, Armamentalists, Sages, & Omnivocational Wandmaster
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]

 Shining staff
Rarity ★★★★★
Attack +70
Magical Might +74
Magical Mending +60
MP Absorption +14%
Recipe Bright staff x1, Agate of Evolution x1, Spellbound bough x1, Brighten rock x1
Equipable by Veronica, Rab
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price N/A
Flavor text Attacks made with this righteous rod can sometimes strip foes of beneficial effects
Notes 20% chance to debuff foes

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.