The rusty sword (sometimes rusty old sword) is a weapon in the Dragon Quest series. Though not very serviceable in its current state, it can be refurbished into something remarkable......


Dragon Quest VI

The rusty sword only has an attack bonus of +63. After it is refurbished in Turnscote, it becomes the Sword of Ramias.

Dragon Quest VIII

The Rusty old sword is found in one of the four treasure chests behind an iron gate on the ground floor of Castle Trodain. The Ultimate key is require to access it. The sword cannot be sold and its only usage is to create the Liquid metal sword.

Dragon Quest IX

The Rusty Sword is found in the Realm of the Mighty. It can be refurbished into the legendary Erdrick's sword. While not available in shops, it was available as a DQVC item during the last part of June 2011.

Dragon Quest Swords

This sword can be tempered into the Metal King Sword.



Location Info
Olde Reflectory Lucky Bag item drop by Clank 'n' Knalc

Equipping characters





If worn with Rusty shield, Rusty helmet, Rusty armour and Rusty gauntlets, the rustic appearance of Erdrick is made.

Other languages

Other languages
French Vieille epée rouillée
Épée rouillée
German Rostiges schwert
Spanish Espada oxidada
Italian Spada arrugginita
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