The spiked armour, also known as the Swordedge armor and Blade armor, is a recurring suit of armor in the Dragon Quest series. It causes recoil damage on any attacker. In all its depictions, the spiked armour has a blue cloth emblazoned with a yellow cross on the front.
The spiked armour has a defence bonus of +50. It has a 50% chance to reflect 25% damage to the attacker. The secret armour store in Endor sells this. It can be equipped by the Hero, Ragnar, Torneko, and Psaro.
The spiked armour once again has a defence bonus of +55, a 50% chance to inflict a quarter of damage back to the enemy, and can be equipped by Sancho and Tuppence. A set is found in the Riteof Passage.
The spiked armour is found in the Cryptic Catacombs, the same dungeon that houses the Shield of Valora. The Hero, Carver, Amos, Terry, Lizzie, and Goowain can equip it, and it provides +55 defence, +15 style, and a 50% chance to cause a quarter recoil damage to enemies.
The spiked armour has a defence bonus of +55, a style bonus of +15, and a 50% chance to cause quarter recoil damage. It can be equipped by the Hero and Aishe. It can be purchased from the Immigrant Town when it has 30-34 people for 6,500 gold and sold for 3,250 gold. It can also be won as a prize from the Lucky Panel at Buccanham's Casino.
|Equipable by||Warrior, Minstrel, Gladiator, Paladin, Luminary|
|Flavor text||Artful armour that reflects damage right back at its source.|
|Notes||50% Chance to reflect 20% of damage taken.|
Rarely dropped or stolen from Gloomy gastropogs.
Recipe: Magic armour + Magic beast horn x2 + Iron nails x5
The spiked armour is first available in chapter 3, and will always induce a 25% recoil to enemies.
Recipe: Iron Ingot (X2), Face Guard Fragment (X2), Scorpion Horn (X2), Fur, Cord
Ragnar wearing the spiked armour.