White shield

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White shield
DQVIII White Shield.png
Japanese ホワイトシールド
Romaji Huaito shirudo
Old localizations Same
Found in Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Effect Protects wearer from fire damage.

The white shield is a recurring shield in the Dragon Quest series. It is a lightweight shield designed for ease of use, and is said to possess a sacred attribute in most titles it appears in.


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

The white shield has a defence bonus of +16, style by +15, and reduces fire breath damage by 10. It can be equipped by the Hero, Maribel, Sir Mervyn, and Aishe, can be purchased in Alltrades Abbey, La Bravoure, and Gröndal for 2,000 gold, and sold for 1,000 gold. White shields can also be won as prizes from the Lucky Panel at the Casino near Pilgrim's Rest inn. In the 3DS version, the white shield possesses no special attributes.

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

The white shield offers a defense bonus of +22 and reduces fire damage by 10. It can be equipped by Jessica and Angelo, as well as Red in the 3DS version.

Recipe: Light shield + Fresh milk + Fresh milk

Iron shield + Silver platter

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

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A sacred shield that shines with a white light
Rarity Stats Vocations
★☆☆☆☆ Defence +20
Charm +20
Block +3%
-5% Fire damage
Upgrades into White knight's shield
Price Location
NA/3,600 Krak Pot
Ingredient 1 Ingredient 2 Ingredient 3
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Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[edit]

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An unblemished buckler imbued with blessings that can beat back burning damage a bit
Stats with forge buffs
Defence +24/25/27/29
Block +6%
-5% Fire damage
Price Location
3,300/1,650 Sold in Emerald Coast campsite & Sniflheim
Forging difficulty
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The white shield is one of the available prizes in the Puerto Valor casino, with a cost of 5,000 tokens.