Scholar's specs
DQH - Scholar's specs
Japanese name インテリめがね
Rōmaji Interi megane
Introduced in III SNES

The Scholar's specs, also known as the INT specs, are a recurring accessory in the Dragon Quest series. They increase the wearer's wisdom.


Dragon Quest III

The scholar's specs have a +15 wisdom bonus. They changes the wearer's Personality to Wit. They are received as a prize from the medal collector in Aliahan after turning in 35 mini medals. The scholar's specs can be sold for 1,275 gold, but it is not recommended to do so as there is only one pair in the game. They only appear in remake versions of the game.

Dragon Quest VII

The scholar's specs have a +15 wisdom bonus. They can be equipped by the HeroMaribelSir Mervyn, and Aishe. Three pairs can be found in Gröndal, El Magnifico de Puente Pomposo, and the Immigrant Town / the Haven in a chest requiring the Magic Key.

Dragon Quest VIII

The scholar's specs have a +15 wisdom bonus and can be equipped by all characters. They can be purchased from Argonia once the Bazaar starts for 2,700 gold and sold for 1,350 gold. One pair can be found at the Holy Isle of Neos. They are also dropped rarely by Sea dragons. Scholar's specs can also be used to make the scholar's cap in the Alchemy Pot by combining it with a magical hat.

  • In the 3DS version, if Jessica wears the scholar's specs with the abiding blazer, her appearance will change.

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below

Purchase Value
Not for Sale
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Basic Effects
Defence Drain Resistance +40.0%
Stylish spectacles that make buffoons look like brainiacs

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