White shield

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White shield
DQVIII White Shield.png
Japanese ホワイトシールド
Old localizations Silver tray
Found in Dragon Quest VII
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
Buy for varies
Sell for varies
Effect Reduces fire damage

The white shield is a recurring shield in the Dragon Quest series. It is a light-weight 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.

Recipe: Light shield + Fresh milk + Fresh milk

Iron shield + Silver platter

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

A sacred shield that shines with a white light.

The white shield offers +20 points of defense, possesses a 3.0% chance to block attacks, and reduces fire damage by 5%. It may be equipped by warriors, mages, priests, minstrels, sages, paladins, luminaries, and armamentalists, or the character possesses the Omnivocational Shield Master skill.

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

 White shield
Rarity ★☆☆☆☆
(forge buffs)
(+25, +27, +29)
Block chance +6%
Recipe None
Found Sold in Emerald Coast campsite, Sniflheim
Equipable by Hero, Serena, Sylvando, Hendrik
Buy Price 3,300
Sell Price 1,650
Flavor text An unblemished buckler imbued with blessings that can beat back burning damage a bit
Notes Cuts fire damage by 5%

The white shield is one of the available prizes in the Puerto Valor casino, with a cost of 5,000 tokens.