Dragon Quest III,
Dragon Quest VI

The Merchant or Dealer is a class in the Dragon Quest game series series.

Merchants have the ability to pick up additional gold after a battle. The amount of gold is dependent on the type of monsters which were defeated. Merchants can also appraise items free of charge. In battle, merchants are only average in attack and defense, slightly better than a Priest. Out of all the classes, this is the only required to make class.

Dragon Quest III

Dragon Quest III (GBC) 
Spell Level Learned
Excavate 12
YellHelp 17

Dragon Quest VI

Passive: Get additional money when defeating enemies.

Stat Changes

Statistics Change
Battles to Master 129
Strength -5%
Agility -40%
Defence -20%
Wisdom +20%
Style -20%
Max MP -50%


Level Title (Japanese/English versions) Learns Battles Needed Target Info MP
1 Browser/Huckster Peep 0 One item Appraises an item
2 Buyer Muster Strength 7 Self User takes one turn. Next turn, physical attack does double damage
3 Clerk Dig Self Digs up items
4 Stocker/Pitchman Weird Dance One Enemy Steals MP from enemy
5 Shopkeeper/Trader War Cry All? enemies Scares enemies
6 Trader/Broker Body Slam One enemy Hurts target and user
7 Big Trader Service Call Self Summons last shop you visited
8 Millionaire Call to Arms Special Summons an army to attack enemies

Notable Merchants