Erdrick's shield, also known as the Shield of Heroes, and Loto's Shield, is a reoccurring piece of equipment in the Dragon Quest series. It is one piece of the Edrick's Equipment Set.

Dragon Quest II

The Erdrick's Shield can be found in Cannock. It can be acquired if the player has the Gold Key, and is the strongest shield for the Prince of Lorasia.

Dragon Quest III

The Hero's Shield can be found in the Nail Mark. It is the strongest shield for the hero.

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Sky

This shield can only be made through alchemy, and cannot be sold.



  • Like all the Erdrick equipment, the runes on the Erdrick's Shield are done in a European runic alphabet. When translated, the shield reads "Roto," Edrick's Japanese name.

Other languages

Other languages
French Bouclier d'Elric
German Erdrickschild
Italian Scudo di Erdrick
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