Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Strategy Guide

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  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms
    Nintendo 3DS, iOS, Android
  • Genre
    Role-playing
  • Guide Release
    20 September 2016
  • Last Updated
    16 March 2018
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Monster Vocations

Monster Vocations

Advanced Monster Vocations

Black Bishop Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Delusionist and Bone Baron Wisdom +19
You can find a Black Bishop Heart in a chest on the overworld northeast of the Cathedral of Blight. If you wish to farm/tame one, it only drops from the Beastly Priest, a monster that can be found in the Cathedral of Blight and in the region around the Roamer's Encampment in the present (after the final dungeon unlocks).
  • **HP** -10%
  • **MP** +30%
  • **Strength** 0%
  • **Agility** 0%
  • **Resilience** +10%
  • **Wisdom** +30%
  • **Style** +10%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Evil Altar Boy Bound 0 (0)
(2) Cursed Choirboy Kazing 23 (23)
(3) Damned Deacon Kasizzle 20 (43)
(4) Pernicious Preacher Kathwack 27 (70)
(5) Corrupt Clergyman Kaboom 30 (100)
(6) Monster Minister Kacrackle 30 (130)
(7) Bad Bishop Kafrizzle 30 (160)
(8) Cardinal Sinner Pearly Gates 50 (210)

Ersatz Estark Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Slaughtomaton and Rashaverak Resilience +18
The only way to get a Ersatz Estark Heart is to climb the ranks of monsters through traveller's tablets until you can find them inside of them. Tame one and then create another tablet with it as the boss, which is the only way it will drop its heart. Otherwise, you need to master the above monster classes to get this one.
  • **HP** +10%
  • **MP** +10%
  • **Strength** +20%
  • **Agility** +10%
  • **Resilience** +10%
  • **Wisdom** +15%
  • **Style** +10%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Messtark Kasap 0 (0)
(2) Lesstark Metal Slash 30 (30)
(3) Pestark Flame Slash 30 (60)
(4) Zestark Freezing Blizzard 30 (90)
(5) Yestark Kacrackle Slash 40 (130)
(6) Impresstark Disruptive Wave 50 (180)
(7) Blesstark -- 50 (230)
(8) Bestark Gigaslash 70 (300)

Galumph Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Rashaverak and Seasaur Strength +19
You can only get the Galumph Heart as a drop from the Gigalumph monster, who can be found in the Grotto del Sigilo, Ballymolloy and Providence regions after the final dungeon is accessible.
  • **HP** +20%
  • **MP** -10%
  • **Strength** +30%
  • **Agility** -10%
  • **Resilience** +5%
  • **Wisdom** -10%
  • **Style** -30%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Plodder -- 0 (0)
(2) Lumberer Focus Strength 21 (21)
(3) Great Lump Venom Mist 21 (42)
(4) Hulking Great Thing -- 23 (65)
(5) Massive Mass Freezing Blizzard 45 (110)
(6) Enormous Object -- 43 (153)
(7) Meat Mountain Kazap 47 (200)
(8) Jowly Giant C-C-Cold Breath 80 (280)

Gripevine Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Well Wisher and Kingfuchsia Style +20
The Gripevine Heart is only obtainable as a drop from Gripevines, which can be found after the final dungeon is accessible, in the Emberdale, Burnmount, Alltrades Abbey and Faraday regions.
  • **HP** -5%
  • **MP** 0%
  • **Strength** +20%
  • **Agility** +10%
  • **Resilience** -10%
  • **Wisdom** +5%
  • **Style** +5%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Seed Slinger -- 0 (0)
(2) Budding Battler Burning Breath 20 (20)
(3) Blooming Brawler Venom Mist 25 (45)
(4) Petal Pusher Kasnooze 23 (68)
(5) Blossom Blaster Insulatle 30 (98)
(6) Rose Warrior Fishy Fog 42 (140)
(7) Thorn Trooper -- 40 (180)
(8) Superfine Vine Magic Burst 60 (240)

Platinum King Jewel Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Ersatz Estark and Drake Slime Resilience +255
You can obtain a Platinum King Jewel Heart by trading in 110 Mini Medals to King Maximo. You can also get one similarly to Ersatz Estark, by taming one through the use of traveller's tablets and then making it the boss of a tablet. And no, that's not a typo in the mastery bonus.
  • **HP** -60%
  • **MP** 0%
  • **Strength** -10%
  • **Agility** +20%
  • **Resilience** +100%
  • **Wisdom** -20%
  • **Style** +10%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Diamond in the Rough Kaclang 0 (0)
(2) Starting to Shine Multiheal 28 (28)
(3) Glistening Gently Body Slam 20 (48)
(4) Glittering Nicely Kazing 35 (83)
(5) Sparkling Brightly Omniheal 42 (125)
(6) Blindingly Beautiful -- 45 (170)
(7) Polished to Perfection Megamorphosis 80 (250)
(8) Outshining the Stars Big Banga 100 (350)

Prism Peacock Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Gripevine and Dingbat Style +19
You can get a Prism Peacock Heart by trading in 100,000 tokens at the casino in The Haven after the final dungeon has been unlocked. You can also win it at the Lucky Panel minigame at the casinos in Buccanham and The Haven (latter after the final dungeon is accessible). If you wish to farm/tame one, this enemy can be found in the Cathedral of Blight.
  • **HP** 0%
  • **MP** +20%
  • **Strength** +10%
  • **Agility** +20%
  • **Resilience** 0%
  • **Wisdom** +30%
  • **Style** +30%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Hatchling Spooky Aura 0 (0)
(2) Chicklet Kasizzle 27 (27)
(3) Baby Bird Backdraft 27 (54)
(4) White Peacock Wind Sickles 21 (75)
(5) Silver Peacock Inferno 40 (115)
(6) Golden Peacock Bound 45 (160)
(7) Holy Peacock Scorch 40 (200)
(8) Godbird Hellfire 50 (250)

Slaughtomaton Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Automaton and Golem Resilience +19
The only way to get access to the Slaughtomaton is by mastering the above classes.
  • **HP** +10%
  • **MP** -5%
  • **Strength** +30%
  • **Agility** +10%
  • **Resilience** +20%
  • **Wisdom** -20%
  • **Style** 0%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Bucket of Bolts Kasap 0 (0)
(2) Tin Trainee Oomph 25 (25)
(3) Iron Infantryman Multislice 25 (50)
(4) Steel Soldier Harvest Moon 30 (80)
(5) Titanium Trooper Zap 45 (125)
(6) Armoured Vehicle Falcon Slash 65 (190)
(7) Battle Tank -- 50 (240)
(8) Ultimate Weapon Lightning Storm 70 (310)

Vigilantern Class

Prerequisites Mastery Bonus
Barbatos and Malevolantern Strength +19
You can get a Vigilantern Heart as an enemy drop from the monster Djinn Genie, who can be found in the Cave to Another World, a postgame dungeon.
  • **HP** +10%
  • **MP** 0%
  • **Strength** +30%
  • **Agility** +10%
  • **Resilience** -5%
  • **Wisdom** 0%
  • **Style** -10%
Rank/Title Spell/Ability Battles (Total)
(1) Genie in a Bottle -- 0 (0)
(2) Juvenile Djinn Oomph 25 (25)
(3) Errand Boy Absorb Magic 25 (50)
(4) Wish Granter Insulatle 30 (80)
(5) Deal Maker Hocus Pocus 55 (135)
(6) Fate Changer Call to Arms 30 (165)
(7) Djinn General Backdraft 8 (173)
(8) Giant Among Genies Scorch 47 (220)