Sweet Breath

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Sweet Breath is a breath attack in the Dragon Quest series. It attempts to put a group of enemies to Sleep. It can also can be used by certain enemies to put one or all members of the party to sleep.


Dragon Quest II: Luminaries of the Legendary Line[edit]

Sweet Breath can be used by batmandrills, chewlips, eyelashers, heyedras, merluscs, silvapithecuses, walking corpses, and Hargon and has a chance to put the entire party to sleep.

Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation[edit]

Sweet Breath is an enemy-only skill that can be used by battering rams, canniboxes, firn fiends, funghouls, morphean mushrooms, umbras, and wyrtles.

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Sparkie can use Sweet Breath. On the enemy side, it can be used by canniboxes, damselflies, dragooners, hellspawns, night emperors, voodoo gooroos, and Psaro the Manslayer in his third form.

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride[edit]

Sweet Breath is learned by several monster companions such as the funghoul and Small fry.

Name Level
Funghoul --
Small fry 5
Drag-goof 6
Jailcat 7
Powie yowie 8
Cross eye 10
Hulagan 10
Minidemon 13

Funky ferrets, morphean molluscs, soulspawns use it only as enemies.

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

Sweet Breath can be learned by advancing to rank 2 of the Monster Master vocation.

It is used by the enemies mad mollusks, kissers, wet kissers, loathsome leeks, and brimstone bulbs.

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

Sweet Breath can be learned by advancing to rank 3 as a Monster Masher, rank 5 as a Kingfuchsia, rank 6 as a Lips, and rank 2 as a Mimic.

It can be used by the enemies Wiggles, kissers, smackers, canniboxes, mimics, pandora's boxes, quayhorses, malign vines, and bag o' sweets.

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

Sweet Breath can be used by various recruitable monsters such as Nightwing, and Snap Case. On the enemy side, it can be used by Box of Tricks, canniboxes, Coffer of death, funghouls, hellspawns, Kissers, mimics, morphean mushrooms, night emperors, pandora's boxes, soulspawns, and the Emerald dragon. The Infamous Monsters who can use it are Bo Lete, Mushy, Nightwing, Noddy, and Snap Case.

  • In the Nintendo 3DS version, the Fun Guys special team is able to use the deathmove Super Sweet Breath which affects all enemies and has a greater chance of putting them to sleep.

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

Dragon Quest X[edit]

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

Dragon Quest Monsters[edit]

Known as SleepAir in this game, it requires the monster to reach level 10 with 70 HP, and 70 INT. It is naturally learned by the AgDevil, DragonKid, FairyDrak, Goategon, ManEater, MadSpirit, Oniono, Toadstool, Tonguella and TreeSlime.

Dragon Quest Monsters 2[edit]

SleepAir now requires 180 Intelligence to learn. It is naturally learned by the Angleron, Devipine, Egdracil, Gulpple, Merman, NoctoKing and TropicGel.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Sweet Breath can be learned from:

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Sweet Breath can be learned from all the skills it could be previously.

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]

Sweet Breath costs 3 MP and attempts to send all enemies to slumber for 2~5 turns. It is learned via the Blow Hard, Breath Worker, Charmer, Doomsayer, Graveheart, Hargon, Hottie, Respirator, Sleep Counsellor, Stinker, Sweet-Talker, Swirling Dervish, and Tongue Twister talents.

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

Sweet Breath is a monster-only skill that can be used by canniboxes, silvapithecuses, and pazuzus. It will put any characters in front of the beasts to sleep when it exhales.

Dragon Quest Treasures[edit]

Sweet Breath can be learned by grotty hands and umbras, requiring 5 MP to use.

Dragon Quest Tact[edit]

Sweet Breath is known naturally by Cannibox, Funghoul, Snowbird, Umbra, and Wyrtle at level 1 and costs 11 MP to use. It attempts to put all enemies in a range of three squares in front of the user to sleep. It can also be taught to any unit by using an ability scroll.

Sweet Breath (あまい息 Amai iki)Tactlogo.png
Ability information
Sweet Breath
Role * Type * Element MP cost
Debuff Breath DQTact Non-elemental.png 11
Range Additional effects
DQT SkillRangeStraight3.png
Straight line
DQTact Sleep.png
Occasionally puts all enemies in area of effect to sleep
Naturally learnt by
Cannibox, Funghoul, Snowbird, Umbra, Wyrtle

Dragon Quest Keshi Keshi[edit]

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