Silk robe

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Silk robe
DQVIII Silk Robe.png
Japanese きぬのローブ
Romaji Kinu no rōbu
Old localizations Same
Found in Dragon Quest III remakes only
Dragon Quest IV
Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest VI
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Walk
Dragon Quest Tact
Dragon Quest Treasures
Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai: A Hero's Bonds
Effect None

The silk robe is a recurring robe in the Dragon Quest series which first appears in Dragon Quest IV. It is a low to mid-level robe typically designed for female characters and/or spellcasters.


Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation[edit]

The silk robe has a Defence bonus of +20 and can be equipped by any vocation as long as they are female. It can be bought for 1,500 Gold Coins at Isis and sold for 1,125. One can be found in the Isis Castle in a chest behind a door that can be opened with the Magic Key. The silk robe only appears in the remakes.

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

The silk robe has a defence bonus of +10. It can be purchased in Laissez Fayre for 110 Gold Coins and sold for 82. Both Alena and Meena join the party with one equipped. One can be found in a dresser in Endor and another in Laissez Fayre. They can also be dropped by Terminonators.

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

The silk robe has a defense bonus of +13. It can only be worn by female characters and is sold in Fortuna. Honey has the robe as part of her equipment.

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

Silk robes cannot be purchased in any shops, but they can be sold for 450 Gold Coins. They have a defence bonus of +13 and a Style bonus of +28. One can be found in the Somnia of the Lower World in a dresser and another in Arkbolt. Damselflies will occasionally drop them. Milly, Ashlynn, and Nevan can wear them and is worn by Milly at the beginning of the game.

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past[edit]

The silk robe has a defence bonus of +13 and a style bonus of +28. It can be purchased for 600 gold at El Magnifico Puente de Pomposo and sold for 300 gold. Maribel Mayde, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe can equip it. Silk robes can also be won as prizes from the Lucky Panel at the Casino near the Pilgrim's Rest inn.

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King[edit]

A high-quality garment woven from pure silk.[1]

The silk robe has a defence bonus of +10. It can be equipped by Jessica Albert, Angelo, and Red. They can be bought for 420 gold at Peregrin Quay and sold for 210 gold. One can be found in the old couple's house near Riverside Chapel.

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

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A quality cape spun from silk yarn.
Rarity Stats Vocations
★☆☆☆☆ Defence +3
Magical Might +3
All Vocations
Upgrades into Silk bustier.
Price Location
290/145 Buy in Stornway and Zere.
Commonly dropped or stolen from Mean spirits.
Rarely dropped or stolen from Meowgicians and Spirits.
Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Dragon Quest X[edit]

The silk robe has a Defence bonus of +5, a Magical Might and Magical Mending bonus of +2, a Style bonus of +3, and increases the wearer's Weight by 1. It has an equipment level of 7. In this game, the robe divided into parts for the torso and the lower body. The full set also includes a hat and a pair of sandals. It can be equipped by Mages, Priests, Sages, Luminaries, Fortune Tellers, Druids, Gadabouts, and Death Masters.

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

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An elegant gown made from the finest of fabrics.
Stats with forge buffs
Defence +10/11/12/14
Magical Might +4/5/5/6
Requires 4 Perfectionist's pearls to rework.
Price Location
N/a / 180 Worn by Veronica and Serena when they join the party.
164 chance of being dropped by Wizened wizards and Malicious wizened wizards.
Forging difficulty
Veronica sprite walk.gifSerena sprite walk.gifRab sprite walk.gif

Dragon Quest Treasures[edit]

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A graceful garment woven from the softest silk.[2]

The silk robe is Treasure No. 206 in the Armour 2 category and can be found on the Paternoggin. Its base value is 60,000 gold.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

The silk robe is as a B-rank piece of armor that can be purchased up to five times monthly from the gold shop for 1,000 gold or received as a reward from completing the third stages of the Gremlin, Alphyn, Low djinks, Maam, or Dora-in-Grey's Battle Roads. It has a DEF bonus of +6, a WIS bonus of +3, and can only be equipped by Magic, Support, and Debuff units. The robe has three slots for Alchemy Effects.

Dragon Quest: The Adventure of Dai: A Hero's Bonds[edit]

The silk robe is a 1★ outfit that can be equipped by Mage, Priest, and Sage characters. Much like in X, the robe is divided into a torso piece and a leg piece. It is a piece of starter equipment and can also occasionally be acquired from free Treasure Hunts.

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolVestido de sedaSpanish for "silk dress".
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisRobe de soieFrench for "silk robe"
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschSeidenrobeGerman for "silk robe".
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoVeste di setaItalian for "silk dress/robe".



  1. PlayStation 2, Mobile, and Nintendo 3DS versions.
  2. Nintendo Switch version.