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Tingle is a spell in the Dragon Quest series.

It removes Paralysis from party members. In Dragon Quest VI through VIII it also removes the sleep status.


Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation[edit]

Numboff is learned by Priests & Sages at Level 15.

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen[edit]

Tingle is learned by Meena Mahabala at level 10. It costs 2 MP to cast.

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

Name Level
Man o' war 8
Parry 14
Healslime 15
Slime knight 18
Epipany 20

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation[edit]

Tingle (DS)
MP 2
Effect Removes the Sleep and Paralysis effect of everyone in the wagon and out fighting. Cannot be used out of battle.
Flavor text Cures all party members of the effects if sleep and paralysis.
Name Level
Nevan 17

Tingle is learned by Priests who have reached the Monk accolade (rank 4).

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

Any character can learn Tingle after reaching rank 6 of the Sailor vocation.

  • Rank 3 in the 3DS remake.

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

Tingle is learned by Angelo at level 13. By investing 16 points into the Courage skill, Eight can also learn this spell.

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

Tingle is learned by Priests at level 22 and Rangers at level 16. It costs 2 MP to cast. With the reintroduction of Cock-a-doodle-doo, Tingle has regressed to curing only Paralysis.

Dragon Quest Monsters[edit]

Called NumbOff in this game, it requires the monster to reach level 8 with 30 MP and 26 Intelligence. It is naturally learned by the CoilBird, DeadNite, MadPlant and Snaily, among others.

Dragon Quest Monsters 2[edit]

NumbOff now requires 47 Intelligence to learn.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Caravan Heart[edit]

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker[edit]

Tingle can be learned from:

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2[edit]

Tingle can be learned from all the skills it could be previously, though the point requirements for Cleanser and Green Finger have changed. It can now be learned from:

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]

Tingle costs 2 MP and cures the party of paralysis. It is learned through the Blowy Slasher, Fluffy, Mystic, Paramedic, and Willing Helper talents.

In Other Languages[edit]

Language Translation Meaning
ICON-FLAG-ES.png EspañolReactivaciónLitterally revival or recovery