|Romaji||Akuma no tato~ū|
|Found in||Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies|
|Effect||Makes wearer more vulnerable to elemental attacks and negative status ailments.|
The terrible tattoo is a cursed accessory that appears exclusively in Dragon Quest IX. Any character that wears it becomes more vulnerable to elemental attacks and negative status effects. However, it can be used extensively with the use of alchemy.
|Terrible tattoo (DS)|
|Found||One found in Wormwood Creek's weapon shop.|
Could be purchased from the DQVC.
Dropped by Garth Goyle.
Commonly dropped or stolen from Barbatos and Freaky tikis.
Rarely dropped or stolen from Bloody manguinis, Gruffons, and Manguinis.
|Equipable by||All Vocations|
|Flavor text||A satanic stick-on design with an ominous odour about it. Cursed.|
Increases damage taken from all elemental attacks by 20%.
Increases susceptibility to poison, paralysis, blinding, sleep, and confusion.
Upgrades into Archdemon whip, Demon spear, Demon whip, King cobra claws, Macabre mantle, Malicite, or Tough guy tattoo.
|A satanic stick-on design with an ominous odour about it. Cursed.|
- Nintendo DS version.