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The batterfly dagger (AKA batterfly knife in DQXI) is a recurring weapon in the Dragon Quest series.


Dragon Quest IX[]

Equipped by
Mage, Thief and Warrior
Sell Price
1200 Gold
Flavor Text
A keen knife that paralyses its prey part of the time
12.5% Paralysis chance
120% damage to bugs

Alchemy formula[]

Poison moth knife + Coagulant X3 + Butterfly Wing X3

Dragon Quest XI[]

Batterfly Knife
Base Attack +29 (+31, +33, +36)
Rarity E
Weapon Class Knife
Equipable by: Erik, Sylvando
Sell Price 600
Flavor Text A brutal, barbed blade that can sometimes stop enemies in their tracks with paralysis
Notes +20% damage to Nature family
8% paralysis chance

Alchemy formula[]

Silver ore x2 + Coagulant + Butterfly Wing

Other languages[]

Other languages
French Poignard de peurpillon
German Zerschmetterlingsdolch
Italian Falena acuminata
Dutch Unknown
Norwegian Unknown
Greek Unknown
Portuguese Unknown
Russian Unknown
Chinese Unknown
Korean Unknown

Related Knives[]