Soldier's sword

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Soldier's Sword
Japanese 丘士の剣
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for various, see articles
Sell for various, see articles
Effect N/a

A cheap sword of the kind used by low-ranking palace guardsmen.

--Description when selecting the Soldier's sword in Dragon Quest VIII.(PS2)

The Soldier's sword is a weapon in the Dragon Quest series. It is only marginally better than the plain old Copper sword.


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

The Soldier's sword is The Hero's starting weapon. It has an attack bonus of +8 and can be sold for 75 Gold Coins.

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

 Soldier's Sword
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
Attack +13
Found Buy in Angel Falls and Stornway.
Rarely dropped or stolen from Wooper troopers and Earthenwarriors.
Equipable by Warrior, Priest, Thief, Minstrel, Armamentalist, Gladiator, Omnivocational Swordmaster
Buy Price 240
Sell Price 120
Flavor text A simple sword supplied to low-ranking castle custodians.
Notes Upgrades to Warrior's sword.

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

 Soldier's sword
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
(forge buffs)
(+13, +16, +22)
Parry chance +2%
Found Erik joins the party with this in his possession
Equipable by The Hero, Erik, Sylvando, Hendrik
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 75
Flavor text A basic sword issued to entry-level grunts and guardsmen.
Notes Dropped by Skullriders at a rate of 164