Somatic staff

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Somatic staff
DQIII Somatic Staff.png
Japanese りりょくのつえ
Old localizations Staff of Force, Force staff
Found in Dragon Quest III
Dragon Quest IV
Dragon Quest V
Buy for 2500 gold
Sell for 1875 gold
Effect Drains MP from the wielder whenever they attack in exchange for increased attack power.

The Somatic Staff (also called Staff of Force) is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest franchise. It drains the wielder's MP while attacking.

Appearances[edit]

Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation[edit]

The Staff of force (Called Force staff in the GBC Version) has an attack bonus of +55 (+65 in the GBC Version). It can be wielded by Priests, Mages & Sages.

It can be purchased for 2,500 gold coins and sold for 1,875.

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

The somatic staff has an attack bonus of +60 (+55 in the NES Version). It can only be wielded by Borya, Kiryl, Maya & Meena. Orifiela has this among her equipment.

As with Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation, it can be purchased for 2,500 gold coins and sold for 1,875. It's available for purchase in the towns of Zalenagrad (chapter 5 and 6 only) and Canalot.

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

The somatic staff has an attack bonus of +55. It can be bought for 2500 gold coins in the towns of Helmunaptra and Lofty Peak.