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Back Atcha is a recurring shield technique in the Dragon Quest series.

Description[]

Lets the user sidestep an incoming attack, redirecting it to another (enemy) target.

Appearances[]

Dragon Quest IX[]

Making its debut, this ability is learned with 82 skill points allocated into the Shield skill tree. It is also used by Wooper troopers, Salamarauders, Gum shields, and Mandrake monarchs in battle against their enemies.

Dragon Quest XI[]

Back Atcha is one of Hendrik's skills, learned through the Shields Character Builder for 16 points. It once again costs 12 MP to perform, and all attacks that can be blocked are instead deflected to a random enemy.

Etymology[]

The name is a reference to the saying "back at you" when you do wrongdoings, like as of karma comes back at you.

Other languages[]

Other languages
French Toi-même
German Rücksendung
Spanish
Italian
Dutch Unknown
Norwegian Unknown
Greek Unknown
Portuguese Unknown
Russian Unknown
Chinese
Korean

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