Side Quests

List of Dragon Quest XI Side Quests

  • The People’s Friend (Video Guide)
    • Location: Cobblestone (Missable) 
    • Solution: Collect the flurry feather on the roof of your home
    • Reward: Sleeping Hibiscus
  • The Soldier and the Strategist – A Tale of Two Heroes (Video Guide)
    • Location: Heliodor
    • Solution: Read the red book in the most eastern house in Heliodor
    • Reward: Drasilian Shilling
  • Amelia’s in a Pickle! (Video Guide)
    • Location: Amelia, Heliodor
    • Solution: Talk to the cat on the roof of the Inn
    • Reward: Kitty Litter
  • It Takes Two to Tango (Video Guide)
    • Location: Heliodorian Foothills – Church
    • Solution: Set Erik’s tactic to “Follow Orders”, defend in a battle until the Hero and Erik are pepped and attack with the Pep Power “The Real Decoy”
    • Reward: Gold Chain
  • Put a Ring on it (Video Guide)
    • Location: Hotto, behind Bar
    • Solution: Get the Gold Ore from the chest behind the client. Travel to a campsite and choose to the Fun-Sized Forge. Forge a Gold Ring +1. if you fail use your Perfection Orbs to rework the Gold Ring. Perfection Orbs are awarded for successful crafting.
    • Reward: Crucerang
  • Smiths and Sparkly Spots (Video Guide)
    • Location: Hotto, near Temple
    • Solution: Collect Iron Ore from Blue Crystals in The Hotto Steppe
    • Reward: I <3 Iron Arms Recipes
  • A Walk on the Wild Side (Video Guide)
    • Location: Gallopolis
    • Solution: Teleport to the North of Gallopolis Campsite and attack a Spitzfire. Defend until Hero, Eric and Serena are pepped and activate the Pep Power “Wild Side”. Defeat the Spitzfire and return to the client
    • Reward: Furry Finery
  • A Cactus Cutlet to Die For (Video Guide)
    • Location: Gallopolis
    • Solution: Defeat Cactiball in the Gallipolis Region until a Golden Globe appears. Defeat it and bring the Golden Globule back to the client.
    • Reward: Trickster
  • A Lovely Letter (Video Guide)
    • Location: Gallopolis Region – Laguna di Gondolia Checkpoint
    • Solution: Give Hakim’s letter to Akia standing next to the locked door in Gondolia. Return Akia’s letter to Hakim
    • Reward: Cutting-Edge Kit
  • An Even Lovelier Letter (Video Guide)
    • Location: Gondolia, Akia
    • Solution: Bring Akia’s letter to Puerto Valor to a man in a hut at the beach.
    • Reward: Mini Medal
  • A Path to Paradise (Video Guide)
    • Location: Zwaardsrust Region – Warrior’s Rest Inn
    • Solution: Go to the Zwaardrust Ruins in the west and fight against a deadnaut. Defend until Hero and Serena are pepped up and activate their pep power Care Prayer
    • Reward: Robe of Serenity
  • Skincare for the Fierce and Fabulous (Video Guide)
    • Location: Octagonia – Tournament Reception
    • Solution: Teleport to Dundrasil (Campsite) and go north until you see a shiny plant.
    • Reward: The Dapper Chap Recipes
  • The Shadow (Video Guide)
    • Location: Octogonia
    • Solution:
    • Reward: Mini Medal
  • Anything for Love (Video Guide)
    • Location: Puerto Valor
    • Solution: Defeat a Coralossus at The Costa Valor
    • Reward: Make a Whip-Roaring Success of Yourself Recipe
  • Shiver me Timbers! (Video Guide)
    • Location: Puerto Valor – Hotel Casino
    • Solution: Defeat Robbin’ ‘Ood on the Insula Australis near Gondolia
    • Reward: Sweet Stuff for Swindlers Recipe
  • A Rush of Blood (Video Guide)
    • Location: Puerto Valor – Beach
    • Solution: Collect Narspicious (Only Night) and Butterfly Wing in Costa Valor, Green Eye in Emerald Coast. Buy Bunny Ears in Gondolia and collect Faerie Fluff and Celestial Skein in Laguna di Gondolia. You need the “Down the Rabbithole” Recipe to craft the quest items.
    • Reward: Garter Accessory
  • Light it Up (Video Guide)
    • Location: Phnom Nonh
    • Solution: Rest until it is raining in The Champ Savage and defeat a Brollygagger
    • Reward: Silver Ore x10
  • A Memorable Mystery (Video Guide)
    • Location: L’Academie de Notre Maitre des Medailles
    • Solution: Pick up the orange light in the garden at night
    • Reward: Belle’s Bow Accessory
  • Making Things Right (Video Guide)
    • Location: L’academie de Notre Maitre des Medailles
    • Solution: Craft a Queen’s Whip
    • Reward: Mini Medal x3
  • The Agony and the Ecstasy (Video Guide)
    • Location: L’Academie de Notre Maitre des Medailles – Upstairs – Dormitory
    • Solution: Talk to the chief editor, then teleport to The Eerie Eyrie and check the signpost north of the camp
    • Reward: Uniforme de l’Academie
  • My Secret Saint (Video Guide)
    • Location: Lonalulu
    • Reward: Warlock Accessory
  • Up Where They Walk (Video Guide)
    • Location: Nautica
    • Solution: Talk to the Old man near the western lighthouse in Gondolia
    • Reward: Gracos’s Trident
  • A Cold Crush (Video Guide)
    • Location: Sniflheim
    • Reward: That’s Magic Recipe
  • The Viking Hoard (Video Guide)
    • Location: Sniflheim
    • Reward: Pirate’s Hat
  • Planting Seeds for the Future (Video Guide)
    • Location: Arborian Highlands – Grove of Repose
    • Reward: Healer Accessory
  • Fit as a Fiddle (Video Guide)
    • Location: Arboria
    • Reward: Butterfly Baton