|Found in||Dragon Quest VIII|
Dragon Quest IX
|Buy for||various, see article|
|Sell for||various, see article|
The short bow is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest franchise. It is a very simple pull-string, almost always the weakest bow in the games it appears in.
The short bow has an attack bonus of +20 and a one star rarity. They are described as "A beginner's bow that's easy on the purse and the pectorals." They can be bought in Porth Llaffan for 1,150 gold or sold for 575 gold. Armamentalists, Sages, and Rangers can equip them. They are also needed in the alchemy recipe to make longbows.
Short bows have an attack bonus of +20. They can be bought for 970 gold and sold for 480 gold. They are described as "A basic bow for aspiring archers." Bianca is the only character who can equip short bows.
The short bow has an attack bonus of +18. They can be bought for 480 gold.