Supernova sword

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Supernova sword
Supernova sword IX artwork.png
Japanese すいせいのつるぎ
Old localizations None
Found in Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect May lower defense

The Supernova sword is a one-handed sword that debuted in the ninth game of the series. It is an incredibly powerful sword befitting its name sake, either the penultimate blade or well within the top tier of the games it appears in, and upgrades into the astonishing Hypernova sword.

Appearances[edit]

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

 Supernova sword  (DS)
Rarity ★★★★☆
Attack +168
Equipable by Warrior, Thief, Minstrel, Gladiator, Armamentalist, Omnivocational master
Recipe Nebula sword x 1, Agate of evolution x 3, Silver orb x 3
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price 30,000
Flavor text An unbeatable blade that dulls the defense of the foes it fights.

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

 Supernova sword
Rarity ★★★★★
Attack +147
Charm +35
Equipable by Hero, Erik, Sylvando, & Hendrik
Recipe Nebula sword x1, Agate of evolution x3, Evencloth x2, Lucida shard x2, Artful amethyst x1
Buy Price N/A
Sell Price N/A
Notes 12% chance to Sap the target.

The guide to create the sword is the A Hero's Book of Better Weapons, which is found in the eerie valley section of the Disciple's trial in Drustan's Labyrinth.