"A sturdy sword made from forged steel."
—Description of the steel broadsword in Dragon Quest VIII
|Old localizations||Steel broadsword |
|Found in||Dragon Quest I|
Dragon Quest II
Dragon Quest III
Dragon Quest IV
Dragon Quest V
Dragon Quest VI
Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest Swords
Dragon Quest Builders
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker
Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below
|Buy for||1,500-2,800 gold|
|Sell for||various, see article|
- 1 Characteristics
- 2 Appearances
- 3 Descriptions
- 4 Gallery
- 5 Reference
The steel broadsword is a standard sword with a long blade forged from steel and a yellow hilt and crossguard. It often marks the turning point from early game weapons to mid-level weapons, being an effective weapon in terms of attack power and gold cost. This sword has appeared in every main entry in the series and even multiple spinoffs, as well.
Due to text restrictions in the Game Boy Color remake of Dragon Quest, it was known as Steel with a symbol of a sword next to it in said version.
The steel broadsword has an attack bonus of +33. It can be equipped by the Hero, Warriors, Martial Artists, and Sages. It can be purchased for 1,300 gold at several locations or one can be obtained by winning the first Treasures n' Trapdoors Track near Romaria.
The steel broadsword has an attack bonus of +33. The Hero,his son, Harry, and Tuppence can equip it. It can be bought for 2000 gold coins in Coburg, Lodestar Harbour, Zoomingale, Mostroferrato, and Stockenbarrel.
In this game, the steel broadsword has an attack bonus of +33 and a style bonus of +16. The Hero,Carver, Amos, Terry, and Goowain can equip it. Metal slime knights have a 1/64 chance of dropping one. They can also be bought in Alltrades Abbey, Amor, Wellshire, Ghent, and Scrimsley for 2000 gold coins. They can be sold for 1,500 gold coins.
The steel broadsword has an attack bonus of +33 and a style bonus of +16. It can be equipped by the Hero, Kiefer, Ruff, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe. Steel broadswords can be purchased for 2,800 gold at Alltrades Abbey and sold for 1,400 gold. It can also be won as a prize from the Lucky Panel at the Casino.
The steel broadsword has an attack bonus of +35 and can be equipped by the Hero, as well as Jessica and Red, provided they have enough skill points in Swords. It can be purchased in Ascantha and Pickham for 2,000 gold and sold for 1,000 gold.
|Steel broadsword (DS)|
|Equipment Class||Weapon (Sword)|
|Found||Crafted from iron broadsword + iron ore + lava lump|
|Classes||Warrior, Thief, Minstrel, Gladiator, Armamentalist, Omnivocational Swordmaster|
|Flavor text||A fully fledged fighting blade forged from steel.|
Steel broadswords have an attack bonus of +30. They are described in game as "A sturdy sword forged from steel". It can be bought from the Lethal Weapons Armoury as well as the vending machine on Celeste Isle for 1,600 gold coins.
This weapon is made by tempering the Copper Sword with 2 Monsterbone and 1 Iron Ore. After this sword is tempered into a derivate sword, it becomes available to buy normally in the weapon shop for 750g. This sword also teaches the hero the Multistrike Master Stroke.
|Castle Avalonia||Tempered at armor shop (500g)|
(later) Sold at armor shop (750g)
|Slices through enemies like a knife through butter.|
The steel broadsword as featured in the Dragon Quest Legend Items Gallery
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