Stone's Throw

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Stone's Throw is a recurring ability in the franchise. It tosses small rocks at a group of enemies, generally for 10~24 damage, and can be seen as a weaker version of Boulder Toss.


Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Stone's Throw is used in the remakes by Scarewell.

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

Stone's Throw is learned by advancing to rank 3 of the Thief vocation.

It is used by the enemies Well wisher, Scarewell, and Prison guard.

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past[edit]

Learned in the same manner as the previous game in the Playstation version, and hits slightly harder in the 3DS remake for 20~35 damage.

It can be used by the enemies Total nutter, Well wisher, Scarewell, Damned well, Bagley, and Swagman.

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

Stone's Throw is a Fisticuffs technique that both the Hero and Jessica can learn. It requires 17 skill points by the Hero, and 19 skill points by Jessica. The skill is slightly weaker in this installment, dealing only 8~20 damage on its own, but it can be buffed up via Tension. Hoods also use it.

  • Morrie and Red are able to learn the skill for 7 & 18 skill points respectively in the 3DS port.

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

This ability is learned with 3 skill points invested into Fisticuffs skill. The skill returns to it's previous damage range of 10~24, but now possesses an element modifier to deal less or more damage depending on the enemy's resistance to Earth techniques.

Dragon Quest X[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Stone's Throw can be learned with 12 points in the Cluboon skill. It deals 30~40 damage to one enemy for 4 MP.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry's Wonderland 3D[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters 2: Iru and Luca's Marvelous Mysterious Key[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 3[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince[edit]

Stone's Throw costs 4 MP and deals 30~40 damage to one enemy. It is learned through the Blazer, Crag Afficionado, Fighter, Materialist, Outlaw, Rockin’ Roller, and Stony Slasher talents.

Dragon Quest of the Stars[edit]