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Scorch is a recurring breath attack in the Dragon Quest series.

Appearances[]

Dragon Quest III Remakes[]

Only appearing in the remakes, it is used by Xenlon, Dread Dragons, and the GranDragn.

Dragon Quest IV Remakes[]

Only appearing in the remakes, it is used by Foo Yung & Aamon in his Astaroth form.

Dragon Quest VI[]

Making its debut, it is learned by advancing to Rank 7 of the Dragon vocation, costing 0 MP to use. It is also used by Mortamor and Nokturnus in battle.

Dragon Quest VII[]

Scorch can be learned by advancing to Rank 7 of the Prism Peacock vocation and mastering the Djinn Genie vocation. It is also used by Orgodemir, Vis magers, Drakulards, Warlord weighverns, Birds of terrordise, Rotwyrms, and Drakulords. Its power is reduced to 130~150 damage in the 3DS remake but can also be learned by mastering the Monster Masher and advancing to Rank 3 of the Hero, while also being outclassed by Hellfire in both versions.

Dragon Quest VIII[]

Used when Munchie eats the Scorching Cheese. Vermillion dragon & the Ultimate dragon can also use this skill as well in battle, and is also used by Dhoulmagus in Memoriam as well as Estark once again in the 3DS remake.

Dragon Quest IX[]

An enemy only skill for the first time since its debut, it is used by Cosmic chimaeras, Stale whales, Wonder wyrtles, Master moosifers, Scarlet fevers, the Dragonlord, Malroth, Baramos, Murdaw, Dhoulmagus, and Rhapthorne, as well as Birds of terrordise, Estark, Nimzo, Mortamor, and Nokturnus once again. It is outclassed by Hellfire for the first time since VII.

Dragon Quest X[]

Used by Moosifers, Hot dogs, Hypothermions, Hybirds, Demons-at-arms, Belfggors, Dragsters, Drake slimes, Old flames, Lingering ogres, EvilClouds, Tyrantosauruses, Jurassic lloyds, Masqueraiders, Night clubbers, Flamethrowers, Coral dimoses, Pruslases, Spitniks, Terrorhawks, Prism peacocks, Canaryanoes, Stark ravens, Raven lunatics, Heavenloons, Carapoppos, Blue dragons, Servants of darkness, Dragnoirs, Dread dragons, Metal dragon slimes, Batmandrills, Lunar chimaeras, Chimaeras, Tyrannoceratopses, Small fries, and Pickayunes gone Vicious, Basura, Abominable Showman and his decoys, Barbatos, Great argon lizard, Red Glow, Red flying dragon, Domano, Jamirus, Giga clubber, Gigantifungi when it has transformed into a Killerpillar, Sparky, Gel soldiers, Ritual rater, The one out of the Gate, Primeval Slime, and Dread Dragroad, as well as Cosmic Chimaeras, Master Moosifers, Birds of Terrordise, Baramos, and Ashtaroth once again. It is outclassed by Purgatory Pyre in this installment rather than Hellfire though, and can also be learned by recruited Small Fries and Hacksauruses by investing 32 skill points into their Knowledge of Flame Breath skill tree, costing 12 MP for them to use.

Dragon Quest XI[]

An enemy only skill once again, it is used by Infernal serpents, Hyperpyrexions, Great dragons, Evangelizards, and Red mists, Ethereal serpents, War gryphons, Bobongas, Rantingen ravens, and Lobster mobsters gone Vicious, Black dragons, Jargons, and Tantamounts gone Malicious, Mordragon's tail, Calasmos, Lord Dragon, Nelgelas, and the End of Time, as well as Cosmic Chimaeras, Flamethrowers, and Metal Dragon Slimes gone Vicious, Blue Dragons, Drake Slimes, and Masqueraiders gone Malicious, Dread Dragons, Night Clubbers, Pruslases, Barbatoses, Hybrids, Master Moosifers, Lunar Chimaeras, and Baramos once again.

Dragon Quest Heroes II[]

Dragon Quest Walk[]

Acting the same as in previous appearances, it is learned at level 30 when wielding the Phantom King's Claw. It costs 49 MP to use, and is also used by Baramos once again.

Dragon Quest Tact[]

Learned by Hybirds at level 56 and Orochi at level 48, it damages enemies in range and costs 81 MP to use. It is also learned by Slimes via their Talent Blossoming, while a scroll of this ability can be obtained for 5000 Legend League Season 1 Medals at the Swap Shop.

Dragon Quest Treasures[]

Acting the same as in previous appearances, it is learned by Elysium birds, Sham hatwitches, King she-slimes, and Fiery draglings at level 39, costing 12 MP to use for the first time since X.

Other languages[]

Other languages
French Brûlure
German Hitzewelle
Spanish
Italian Brucia!
Dutch Unknown
Norwegian Unknown
Greek Unknown
Portuguese Unknown
Russian Unknown
Chinese
Korean Unknown

See Also[]

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