Mischievous mole
DQVIII - Michievous mole
Japanese name いたずらもぐら
Rōmaji Itazura mogura
Family Beast
Introduced in IV

Mischievous mole (formerly Prank Gopher and Bad Gopher) is a monster who appears in the Dragon Quest game series.


Mischievous Moles have a low base damage but have the ability to Psyche Up and deal more damage on their next turn.

Tips to Combat:

- Prioritize the moles with 5 or more Psyche Up over other moles.

- Prioritize the other moles with Medium Priority.



#006 - Mischievous mole
Game Appearance Dragon Quest IV
Console DS
HP 8
Experience 2
Gold 4
Dropped Item Medicinal herb
Locations Burland outskirts
Taborov outskirts (chapter 2)
Lakanaba outskirts
Cave North of Lakanaba
Casabranca outskirts


It appears in the 3DS version.


#010 - Mischievous Mole
Game Appearance Dragon Quest VIII
Console PS2
HP 15
MP 0
Experience 4
Gold 5
Dropped Item Medicinal Herb
Oaken Club
Skills Psyche Up
Family Beast
Description Small but seriously strong. Once they psyche themselves up, these pint-sized pests can inflict some serious damage.
Locations Waterfall Cave



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