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List of spirits (Dragon Quest series)

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The following is the list of the Spirits from the Dragon Quest series in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Primary Spirits[edit]

No. Image Name Type Class Slot Base Power Max Power Base Attack Max Attack Base Defense Max Defense Ability Origin Game Acquisition
1,330
SlimeOG.png
Slime
Grab
⬡⬡ 899 4,499 454 2,272 445 2,227 Can Be Enhanced at Lv. 99 Dragon Quest •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 500G (since v4.0.0)
1,331
BigBoiSlime.png
King Slime
Grab
★★★ ⬡⬡ 3,225 9,701 1,659 4,989 1,413 4,250 Weight ↑ ↑ Dragon Quest IV •Enhance the Slime spirit
1,333
Golem.png
Golem
Shield
★★ 2,216 8,869 709 2,838 1,507 6,031 No Effect Dragon Quest •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 1000G (since v4.0.0)
1,334
GSCub.png
Great Sabrecub
Attack
1,108 5,543 665 3,326 443 2,217 Can Be Enhanced at Lv. 99 Dragon Quest V •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 500G (since v4.0.0)
1,335
GSCat.png
Great Sabrecat
Attack
★★★ 3,451 10,405 1,970 5,939 1,286 3,877 Physical Attack ↑ Dragon Quest V •Enhance the Great Sabrecub spirit

Support Spirits[edit]

No. Image Name Class Cost Ability Origin Game Acquisition
1,328
Hero's Comrades Spirit.png
Hero's Comrades ★★★★ ⬢⬢ Team Power Up Dragon Quest XI •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 15,000G (since v4.0.0)
1,329
Cetacea Spirit.png
Cetacea ★★★ ⬢⬢ Giant Dragon Quest XI •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 6000G (since v4.0.0)
1,332
Dracky Famicom art.png
Dracky Lightweight Dragon Quest •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 500G (since v4.0.0)
1,336
LMSlime.png
Liquid Metal Slime ★★ Move Speed ↑ Dragon Quest II •Battle via DLC Spirit Board
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 1000G (since v4.0.0)
1,346
Tockles Spirit.png
Tockles ★★★ ⬢⬢ Fog Immunity Dragon Quest XI •Unlock with save data from Dragon Quest XI S full game or demo (since v5.0.0)
•Battle via DLC Spirit Board (since v6.0.0)
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 6000G (since v6.0.0)

Fighter Spirits[edit]

No. Image Alternate Artwork Name Origin Game Acquisition
1,324
HeroDQXIS.png
Hero SSBU.png
Hero (DRAGON QUEST XI S) Dragon Quest XI •Complete Classic Mode with Hero
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 300G (after unlocking Hero)
1,325
ErdrickTrans.png
DragonQuestIIIRender.png
Hero (DRAGON QUEST III) Dragon Quest III
(Artwork: Dragon Quest III (SFC))
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 300G (after unlocking Hero)
1,326
HeroDQIV.png
DragonQuestIVRender.png
Hero (DRAGON QUEST IV) Dragon Quest IV
(Artwork: Dragon Quest IV (DS))
•Purchase from the Vault Shop for 300G (after unlocking Hero)
1,327
HeroEight.png
DragonQuestVIIIRender.png
Hero (DRAGON QUEST VIII) Dragon Quest VIII •Purchase from the Vault Shop for 300G (after unlocking Hero)

Spirit Battles[edit]

Spirit Battle parameters Inspiration
No. Image Name Enemy Fighter(s) Type Power Stage Rules Conditions Music
1,328
Hero's Comrades Spirit.png
Hero's Comrades Ike IkeHeadBlackSSBU.png (120 HP)
•Tiny King Dedede KingDededeHeadPinkSSBU.png (120 HP)
Zero Suit Samus ZeroSuitSamusHeadShortsBlueSSBU.png (100 HP)
Sheik SheikHeadRedSSBU.png (130 HP)
•Tiny Robin RobinHeadRedSSBU.png (90 HP)
Zelda ZeldaHeadGreenSSBU.png (110 HP)
Link LinkHeadTealSSBU.png (100 HP)
Shield
13,300 Yggdrasil's Altar N/A •The enemy has increased melee-weapon damage and move speed
•The enemy's smash attacks have increased power
Stamina battle
The Hero Goes Forth with a Determination
  • This spirit battle represents fighting against the Hero's comrades with the puppet fighters appearing in the order they join the party in Dragon Quest XI S:
    • Link's frequent use of Boomerang represents Erik, a quick but fragile character who wields swords and boomerangs.
    • Zelda and the Tiny Robin represent Serena and Veronica respectively, both mages who favors their special moves.
    • Sheik starting off with a Beam Sword and frequent use of Needle Storm represents Sylvando, who wields swords and small knives.
    • Zero Suit Samus represents Jade, a skilled female martial artist.
    • The Tiny King Dedede represents Rab, a rotund man who wields heavy wands similar to Dedede's hammer.
    • Finally, Ike represents Hendrik, a knight who can wield greatswords similar to Ike's Ragnell.
1,329
Cetacea Spirit.png
Cetacea •Giant King K. Rool KingKRoolHeadWhiteSSBU.png (200 HP)
Hero HeroHeadSSBU.png (70 HP)
Neutral
9,500 Yggdrasil's Altar (Ω form) N/A •Defeat the main fighter to win
•The enemy has super armor but moves slower
•Timed stamina battle
The Hero Goes Forth with a Determination
  • The Giant King K. Rool puppet fighter represents Cetacea, a giant fabled whale who sails through the skies.
  • The Hero minion fighter references him being the only character in Dragon Quest XI who can summon Cetacea.
  • The stage references Cetacea appearing as a background character.
1,330
SlimeOG.png
Slime Kirby Team KirbyHeadBlueSSBU.png (50 HP) (×5)
•Giant Kirby KirbyHeadBlueSSBU.png (150 HP)
Grab
1,700 Gaur Plain (Battlefield form) N/A Stamina battle
•The enemy favors neutral air attacks
•Reinforcements will appear after an enemy is KO'd
Fighting Spirits - DRAGON QUEST III
  • The blue Kirby Team represents Slime, a common enemy in the Dragon Quest series.
  • The Giant Kirby puppet fighter represents King Slime, a single form taken by different Slimes morphed together.
  • The stage represents the grassy plains, the first area of most Dragon Quest games where Slimes are likely to appear.
  • The second battle condition references the Slimes' basic attack where they will jump and strike the player.
1,332
Dracky Famicom art.png
Dracky Meta Knight (×3) (MetaKnightHeadGreySSBU.png (50 HP), MetaKnightHeadRedSSBU.png (80 HP), MetaKnightHeadGreenSSBU.png (60 HP))
Grab
2,200 Dracula's Castle (hazards off) •Defense ↓ •You have reduced defense
•Timed stamina battle
•The enemy has increased jump power
Unflinchable Courage
  • The Meta Knight puppet fighters represents Drackys, common bat-like enemies in the Dragon Quest series. The three puppet fighters represents a standard Dracky as well as its forms, Drackolyte and Drackmage.
  • The stage references the Drackys' namesake, Dracula.
  • The Defense ↓ rule and battle condition references the Drackmages' ability to use Kasap, which reduces the defense of all members of the affected party. The third battle condition references to the Dracky's power to fly.
1,333
Golem.png
Golem •Giant R.O.B. ROBHeadYellowSSBU.png (187 HP)
Shield
4,400 Mushroom Kingdom (Battlefield form) •Sleep Status •The enemy has super armor but moves slower
•The enemy's punches and elbow strikes have increased power
Stamina battle
Fighting Spirits - DRAGON QUEST III
  • The yellow Giant R.O.B. represents the Golem due to both being autonomous characters.
  • The stage references the original Dragon Quest, where a Golem stands guard near the outskirts of the town of Cantlin.
  • The Sleep Status rule references the previously-mentioned Golem, as it can be put to sleep with the Faerie Flute to make the battle easier.
  • The Slow Super Armor battle condition and the second battle condition references the Golem's low agility and high defense and attack power.
1,334
GSCub.png
Great Sabrecub Pichu PichuHeadSpikySSBU.png (60 HP)
•Giant Pikachu PikachuHeadFemaleSSBU.png (120 HP)
Attack
2,900 Gaur Plain (Ω form) •Item: Soccer Ball •Defeat the main fighter to win
Stamina battle
•The enemy shields often
Marching through the Fields
  • The Pichu puppet fighter represents the Great Sabrecub.
  • The Giant Pikachu minion fighter represents the Great Sabrecat, the older version of the Sabrecub.
  • The stage represents the grassy plains where Great Sabercubs and Great Sabrecats are likely to appear in most Dragon Quest games.
  • The Pichu puppet fighter's frequent shielding references the Great Sabrecat's motherly instinct to protect its young. The Soccer Ball item likely references a cat's affinity for playing with spherical objects.
1,336
LMSlime.png
Liquid Metal Slime •Metal Kirby KirbyHeadBlueSSBU.png (8 HP)
Neutral
5,700 The Great Cave Offensive (Battlefield form) •Move Speed ↑
•Defense ↑
•Attack Power ↓
•The enemy has super armor and is hard to launch or make flinch
•The enemy starts the battle with a Franklin Badge
•Timed stamina battle
Battle for the Glory - DRAGON QUEST IV
  • The Metal Kirby puppet fighter represents the Liquid Metal Slime, a metallic version of the standard Slime. The puppet fighter starting off with a Franklin Badge references the Liquid Metal Slimes' immunity to magic spells.
  • The stage references the Liquid Metal Slimes often being found in caves or other cavernous areas.
  • The rules and the Super Armor battle condition references the Liquid Metal Slimes having high speed and defense, but having low attack power.
  • The timed stamina battles likely references the Liquid Metal Slimes' low HP and how they typically flee in one turn rather than battling.
1,346
Tockles Spirit.png
Tockles •Tiny Mr. Game & Watch Team (×8) (MrGame&WatchHeadRedSSBU.png, MrGame&WatchHeadYellowSSBU.png, MrGame&WatchHeadBlueSSBU.png, MrGame&WatchHeadWhiteSSBU.png×3, MrGame&WatchHeadTealSSBU.png, MrGame&WatchHeadCyanSSBU.png)
Neutral
9,200 Yggdrasil's Altar •Invisibility •The enemy is invisible
•Reinforcements will appear after an enemy is KO'd
•The enemy starts the battle with a Beam Sword
The Hero Goes Forth with a Determination
  • The Tiny Mr. Game & Watch Team represents the Tockles, a dimunitive race of ethereal beings. The puppet fighters also references to the electronic tick-tock noises the puppet fighter makes, fitting with the Tockles living in a community outside the flow of time.
  • The stage references the Tockles appearing as background characters.
  • The Invisibility rule and battle conditions references how Tockles are normally invisible to everyone except the Luminary and will become invisible if anyone touches them while outside of Tickington, their home village.

Series Order[edit]

Number Name Series
1,324 Hero (DRAGON QUEST XI S) DRAGON QUEST Series
1,325 Hero (DRAGON QUEST III)
1,326 Hero (DRAGON QUEST IV)
1,327 Hero (DRAGON QUEST VIII)
1,328 Hero's Comrades
1,329 Cetacea
1,330 Slime
1,331 King Slime
1,332 Dracky
1,333 Golem
1,334 Great Sabrecub
1,335 Great Sabrecat
1,336 Liquid Metal Slime
1,346 Tockles

Trivia[edit]

  • Prior to the informational video about Hero, images of Dragon Quest spirits were accidentally leaked through the Smash World spirit team database.
  • The Hero's Comrades spirit battle has the most different fighters of any spirit battle, with seven.
  • Tockles is the first (and so far, the only) spirit to be a part of a universe introduced via DLC, but to be released at a later date than that of the DLC itself.
    • Tockles is additionally the first (and so far, the only) spirit to be retroactively added to a DLC Spirit Board.