Skeleton swordsman (Dragon Quest IV)

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For the six-armed enemy of the same name, see Skeleton swordsman (recurring)

The Skeleton swordsman is an armed pallet swap of the Skeleton, appearing in scant few games when it's multi-limbed counterpart experiences more exposure.


Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Skeleton swordsman DQIV Logo.png
Original (NES)
Sprite HP MP Attack
Skeletonswordsman DQIV NES.gif 52 8 49
Defense Agility Experience Gold
45 27 53 54
Bestiary No. 042
Spell(s) Kasap
Skill(s) None
Location(s) Endor (Chapter 2)
Mintos (Chapter 5 & 6)
El Forado (Chapter 5 & 6)
Parthenia (Chapter 5 & 6)
The Beacon (Chapter 5 & 6)
Item Dropped Iron claw(1128)
Evasion Frizz Resistance * Sizz Resistance * Bang Resistance *
164 25% 25% 0%
Crack Resistance * Woosh Resistance * Zap Resistance * Drain Magic Resistance
75% 25% 0% 75%
Whack Resistance * Kamikazee Bracer Resistance Poof Resistance Fuddle Resistance
75% 0% 25% 25%
Snooze Resistance Dazzle Resistance Sap Resistance * Fizzle Resistance
100% 75% 25% 75%
Remakes (PSX, DS, Mobile)
Sprites Notable Changes
Skeletonswordsman DQIV PSX.png None

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

Skeleton Swordsman
HP MP Experience Gold
Attack Defense Speed
Dropped Item Iron claw
Locations DLC Tablet (Palace of the Perished)
Game Dragon Quest VII
Console 3DS

Defeating Skeleton swordsman the first time yields a Sphere of Silence.