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Metal King Slime
Metal King Slime
Family Slime family
Introduced in Dragon Quest IV

The Metal king slime (originally King Metal; MetalKing / Metal King in later translations due to display constraints) is a recurring monster in the Dragon Quest series. Introduced in Dragon Quest IV, it is a metallic version of the king slime that usually gives the greatest amount of experience of any monster in the games it appears in, with very few exceptions.

Characteristics

As the name would suggest, Metal king slimes are king slimes of a metallic color. Their crowns are different in color to that of the king slimes' as well, bearing shades of purple or blue.

Like all other Metal Monsters, metal king slimes have extremely high defense and speed, give an absurd amount of experience points when defeated, and often flee from battle instead of fighting. Their HP is much higher than that of most metal monsters, normally in the range of 20, and they are also fairly competent when it comes to fighting, something that Metal slimes and Liquid metal slimes usually aren't.

Appearances

Dragon Quest IV

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Metalkingslime DQIV NES
Game Appearance Dragon Quest IV
Console NES
HP 7
Experience 30010
Gold 20

Metal king slimes share their first appearance with their variants, king slimes and king cureslimes. They do not appear until near the end of the game and are, in the original, NES release, the greatest source of experience in the game: they lose this position to platinum king jewels in the remakes.

Because their HP is so much higher than other metal monsters, it is usually recommended that Alena be used to fight them given her high critical hit ratio, which negates the monstrous defense of these metal globs.

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Metal king slime1
Game Appearance Dragon Quest IV
Console PS / DS
HP 7
Experience 30010
Gold 20


Dragon Quest V

King Metal
Metalkingslime DQV SNES
Game Appearance Dragon Quest V
Console SNES
HP 7
MP 20
Attack 97
Defense 2047
Agility 152
Experience 30010
Gold 15
Dropped Item Small Medal
Spells Chance
Family Slime family


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Metal king slime
Game Appearance Dragon Quest V
Console DS
HP 7
MP 20
Attack 97
Defense 1023
Agility 152
Experience 30010
Gold 15
Spells Hocus Pocus
Family Slime family
Haunts Mt. Zugzwang: area after using aspersorium & falling through trap door


Dragon Quest VI

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Dragon Quest VII

#188 - MetalKing
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Game Appearance Dragon Quest VII
Console PSX
HP 20
MP 60
Attack 169
Defense 999
Agility 255
Experience 33000
Gold 100
Dropped Item Luck Shoes
Skills Charges Party
Spells Infermore
Family Slime
Haunts Formed by 8 MetalyS
Orph
Krage
Mardra


The MetalKing can be found in the Orph region in Disc 2, the Krage region in Disc 2 and the Mardra region in Disc 2. It is also formed when 8 MetalyS merge.

Dragon Quest VIII

Dragon Quest IX

#214 - Metal king slime
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Game Appearance Dragon Quest IX
Console DS
HP 16
MP 0
Attack 318
Defense 512
Agility 349
Experience 120040
Gold 80
Dropped Item Slime crown (common, 1/128)
Orichalcum (rare, 1/256)
Family Slime
Description Big bundles of shiny joy whose ample insides hide the ingredients for an incredible experience.
(extended) They admire a certain medal-mad monarch, and like to collect mini medals from their mini metal friends to mimic his methods.
Haunts Tower of Nod
Grotto

Metal King Slimes are found in high level grottoes,  they are not found in Ruins or Ice grottoes.

Nature: Rank B Volcano: Rank C Water: Rank D

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Metal king slimes appear as rank S members of the slime family and can be synthesized via quadrulinear synthesis using four liquid metal slimes. Players can also attempt to scout them in Palaish Isle's metal menagerie, Tartarus during the post-game, and certain scouts that might use them, though in all instances the monsters can prove incredibly difficult to impress.

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