The seed of resilience (AKA Seed of defense, originally Vitality seed and DEFseed) is an item that permanently raises defense (or in later versions, resilience) to whoever eats it. It can give off 3-4 defense points. They can be found in treasure chests, pots, drawers, and sometimes are dropped by monsters. They cannot be bought at any store.


Dragon Quest

Although absent from the original NES version, they can be found in the remakes of Dragon Quest.

Dragon Quest II

Dragon Quest III

Lucky seeds are carried by Heedoo Voodoos (132), Lump wizardsWyrtoisesDrac the Vlads (164), and CureslimesWaspionsHell ninos (1128). They can sold for 90 gold coins and found in:

Dragon Quest IV

Dragon Quest V

Dragon Quest VI

Dragon Quest VII

Dragon Quest VIII

It raises the resilience of a single character and can be sold for 15 Gold Coins.

Dragon Quest IX

Other languages

Other languages
French Graine de défense
German Ausdauersamen
Spanish Simiente de resistencia
Simiente de defensa
Italian Seme della resistenza
Seme della difesa
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