Sorcerer's ring

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Sorcerer's ring
Japanese ソーサリーリング
Romaji Sōsarīringu
Old localizations N/a
Found in Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Heroes
Dragon Quest Heroes II
Effect Increases the wearer's maximum MP. (VIII to XI and Heroes II)
Increases the wearer's Wisdom. (VIII only)
Increases the wearer's Magical might. (IX and Heroes II only)
Restores some MP to the wearer at the end of battle. (X and XI only)
Increases the wearer's attributes when three are equipped at once. (Heroes only)

The Sorcerer's ring is a recurring accessory in the Dragon Quest series. It is a beautiful filigree ring imbued with magic power. Its effects have differed greatly from game to game, but it typically improves the spellcasting abilities of the wearer.


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

A magical ring that increases the wearer's maximum MP by 30 points.[1]

The Sorcerer's ring is an accessory with a Wisdom bonus by +10, a max MP bonus of +30, and can be equipped by all characters. It can be created in the Alchemy Pot by combining a Skull ring with two Saint's Ashes. It can also be reverted back with a Devil's tail. The ring can be sold for 7,250 gold.

Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
DQVIII Sorcerers ring.png
Sorcerer's ring
DQVIII Skull ring.png
Skull ring
DQVIII Saints ashes.png
Saint's ashes
DQVIII Saints ashes.png
Saint's ashes

Item Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
DQVIII Skull ring.png
Skull ring
DQVIII Sorcerers ring.png
Sorcerer's ring
DQVIII Devil tail.png
Devil tail

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

DQIX Sorcerers ring.png Sorcerer's ring DQIX Logo.png
A beautiful band that boosts max. MP and magical might.
Rarity Stats Vocations
★★☆☆☆ Magical Might +15
Max MP +15
All Vocations
Used to create Hieroglyph staff, Fizzle-proof suit, or Skull ring.
Price Location
7,500 / 3,750 Received as a reward for repeating Quest #164: Fixing Fickser's Fix.
Sold from the DQVC during Alchaid Week 4 when it was still available.
Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
DQIX Skull ring.png
Skull ring
DQIX Saints ashes.png
Saint's ashes

Dragon Quest X[edit]

The Sorcerer's ring has a Defence bonus of +2, a Style and max MP bonus of +5, and restores 3~5 MP after each battle. With accessory synthesis, the max MP and MP recovery bonuses can be increased slightly. The ring can be dropped by Pazuzu when faced in magical labyrinths.

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

Sorcerer's ring DQXI Logo EN.png
Sorcerer's ring xi icon.png
An elaborate band that increases max. MP and restores a little lost MP whenever you win a battle.
Stats with forge buffs
Max MP +10/11/13/15
4/6/8/10 MP restored after each battle.
Requires 12 Perfectionist's pearls to rework.
Price Location
N/a / 3,750 Found in a treasure chest in the Summit Tunnel of Mount Pang Lai.
Forging difficulty
Gold ore xi icon.png x2 + Saint's ashes xi icon.png
Hero XI sprite walk.gifErik sprite walk.gifVeronica sprite walk.gifSerena sprite walk.gifSylvando sprite walk.gifJade sprite walk.gifRab sprite walk.gifHendrik sprite walk.gif

The recipe book Little Lifesavers contains the recipe for the sorcerer's ring. It can be found in a treasure chest in Heliodor Castle in the Queen's Bedchamber during the second act.

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below[edit]

DQH Sorcerers ring.png  Sorcerer's ring
Equip 3 for Strength Boost +7.0%
Quick Recipe Ethereal stone x3 + Enchanted stone x2*
Classic Recipe Ethereal stone x2 + Molten globules*
Luxury Recipe Ethereal stone + Mirror ring*
Equipable by All Characters
Buy Price N/a
Sell Price 450
Flavor text A wizardly ring that works wonders in triplicate.

The quick recipe for the sorcerer's ring can be received from King Flaminio in exchange for 15 mini medals, while the classic and luxury recipes can be dropped rarely by Moosifers and Barbatos.

Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End[edit]

The sorcerer's ring has a max MP bonus of +15, reaching to a total of +30 when it is fully upgraded. It will also give the wearer a +27 bonus to magical might and will periodically restores 1 MP.

DQHII Logo.png
A wizardly ring that maximises one's mental faculties.[2]

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolAnillo de hechiceroSpanish for "sorcerer's ring".
ICON-FLAG-FR.png FrançaisBague de sorcierFrench for "sorcerer's ring".
ICON-FLAG-DE.png DeutschHexenringGerman for "witch's ring".
ICON-FLAG-IT.png ItalianoAnello dello stregoneItalian for "sorcerer's ring".


  1. Sony PlayStation 2, Mobile, and Nintendo 3DS versions.
  2. Sony PlayStation 4 and Steam versions.