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Shove attempts to remove an enemy from the battle, utilizing whack's resistance table. Because tossed foes do not yield gold or experience, the skill is considered redundant next to Pressure Pointer.


Dragon Quest VI[edit]

Shove is learned by advancing to rank 4 of the Thief vocation.

It is used by the enemies Ewwnicorn, Troll, Boss troll, and Stout troll.

Dragon Quest VII[edit]

Shove is now learned at rank 2 of the Thief vocation.

It is used by the enemy Drag racer.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Shove is naturally learnt by Cactiball, Jargon, Knight errant, Kon, and Leery Lantern at level 1, and it has a MP cost of 7. This skill deals minor martial damage to one enemy and, if there's room for it, knocks the target 2 spaces back.

Shove (つきとばし tsukitobashi)Tactlogo.png
Ability information
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Martial Skill DQTact Non-elemental.png Non-elemental 7
Range Additional effects
DQTact Range1.png 1 None.
Deals minor martial damage to 1 enemy, and knocks them back 2 spaces.
Naturally learnt by
Cactiball, Jargon, Killerpillar, Knight errant Kon, Leery Lantern