Dragon Quest:Slime

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This Slime page is about the Slime from Dragon Quest. For the Green Slime family in the Shiren the Wanderer series, see Shiren:Green Slime Family. For the Slime from The Nightmare of Druaga: Fushigi no Dungeon, see Druaga:Slime.
Torneko 1 - Slime Artwork.png
Official artwork of a Slime in Torneko's Great Adventure: Mystery Dungeon.
Character's information
Species Slime
Family Slime
Background information
Earliest Mystery Dungeon appearance Torneko's Great Adventure: Mystery Dungeon (1993)
Earliest non-Mystery Dungeon appearance Dragon Quest (1986)
Most recent Mystery Dungeon appearance Dragon Quest More Mystery Dungeon Mobile (2009)
Created by Yuji Horii
Designed by Akira Toriyama

The Slime monster family (Japanese: スライム) is a recurring monster in the Dragon Quest Mystery Dungeon titles, and is considered as one of the mascots from the Dragon Quest series.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Physical appearance[edit | edit source]

Slimes are known for their rain droplet shape, round eyes, and goofy, toothless smile. First introduced in the original Dragon Quest, Slimes have since become the series' mascot due to their popularity, including the Torneko's Great Adventure games. Numerous types of Slimes exist in the franchise, with unique stats and abilities for each species.

Characteristic[edit | edit source]

Slimes will attack the player if they are close enough to hop towards it. This characteristic would be used in other games as the basis for the weakest monster, including the Mamels whose stats and appearances are almost equal in the comparison. While Slimes behave like any monsters in the series, on rare occasions they will appear as friendly, non-playable characters.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

For more about Slime in a specific game, click through their respective links.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

For a full list of Slime art used across the wiki see: Category:Slime Family (Dragon Quest).

In Other Languages[edit | edit source]

Language Name
English Flag of the United Kingdom.svg
Flag of the United States.svg
Japanese Flag of Japan.svg スライム
French Flag of France.svg GluantNot Translated symbol.png[1]
Spanish Flag of Spain.svg LimoNot Translated symbol.png[1]
German Flag of Germany.svg SchleimNot Translated symbol.png[1]
Italian Flag of Italy.svg SlimeNot Translated symbol.png[1]
Dutch Flag of Netherlands.svg SlimeNot Translated symbol.png[2]
Russian Flag of Russia.svg СлаймNot Translated symbol.png[2]
Korean Flag of South Korea.svg 슬라임Not Translated symbol.png[2]
Chinese Simplified Flag of China.svg 史莱姆Not Translated symbol.png[2]
Traditional Flag of Taiwan.svg
Flag of Hong Kong.svg
史萊姆Not Translated symbol.png[2]

See Also[edit | edit source]

Super Famicom: Torneko's Great Adventure: Mystery Dungeon
Slime's sprite. Slime
PlayStation: World of Dragon Warrior: Torneko: The Last Hope
Game Boy Advance: Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 2 Advance: Mystery Dungeon
PlayStation 2: Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon
Game Boy Advance: Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3 Advance: Mystery Dungeon
Slime's sprite. Slime
PlayStation 2: Dragon Quest: Young Yangus and the Mysterious Dungeon

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Official translation sourced from the Dragon Quest franchise.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Official translation sourced from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.