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Cursed Belt
Cursed belt
Japanese のろいのベルト
Romaji Noroi no beruto
Old localizations Cursed belt (Nintendo Entertainment System)
Devil belt (Game Boy Color)
Wasteband (Mobile, Android and iOS)
Found in Dragon Quest
Effect Cursed

The Wasteband (Originally Cursed belt and Devil belt) is an item in Dragon Quest.


Dragon Quest[edit]

Wasteband (のろいのベルト noroi no beruto)DQ-SNES-LOGO-ICON.PNG
Buy Sell Attributes
N/A 180 gold coins When equipped, it curses the wearer, making him sometimes not able to move.
When wearing this, the guards will forbid the Hero from entering Tantegel Castle, while King Lorik will immediately demand him to leave after being revived.
Upon equipping it, the only way to remove the belt is to visit the old man in Brecconary. In the remakes, the Cursed Belt that could be found at the Grave of Galen was changed to various amounts of gold.
Can Be Equipped By Equipment Type Can Be Used As Tool In Battle?
ICON-Hero (Dragon Quest).png Accessory ICON-NO-X.png NO
Shop(s) N/A
Location(s) Grave of Galen (NES Only) and Charlock Castle
In-Game Description
Mobile Woe unto the waist that wears it.

See also[edit]

Death necklace