The BEST Episodes of Dragon Quest: Dai's Great Adventure

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 6, 2021

The story begins with a young boy named Dai remembering a story told to him by his adoptive grandfather, the monster magician Brass, about the defeat of the Demon King Hadlar by the hands of a hero known as Avan. After the defeat of the Demon King Hadlar, all of the monsters were released from his evil will and peace reigned supreme around the world once again for ten years. Some monsters and demons moved to the island of Delmurin to live in peace. Dai, the young protagonist of the series, is the only human living on the island. Having been raised by Brass and with his best friend, the monster Gome, Dai grows up dreaming of becoming a hero.

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Thank you for... The memories... A father's true voice!!

#1 - Thank you for... The memories... A father's true voice!!

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Apr 30, 1992

star 9.33
3 votes
I'll protect Leona!! Showdown!! The Hero versus the commander of Ice and Flame

#2 - I'll protect Leona!! Showdown!! The Hero versus the commander of Ice and Flame

Season 1 - Episode 28 - Aired May 21, 1992

star 9.25
4 votes
The Exorcism spell that calls a miracle!! Friendship now here...

#3 - The Exorcism spell that calls a miracle!! Friendship now here...

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 20, 1992

star 9.00
4 votes
A frightening enemy appears!? The demonic swordsman Hyunckel!

#4 - A frightening enemy appears!? The demonic swordsman Hyunckel!

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Mar 12, 1992

star 9.00
2 votes
The focus of revenge is Avan!? The strongest sword of black hatred!!

#5 - The focus of revenge is Avan!? The strongest sword of black hatred!!

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 19, 1992

star 9.00
2 votes
The fighting spirits of darkness!

#6 - The fighting spirits of darkness!

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Mar 26, 1992

star 9.00
2 votes
Maam's danger! Work together to summon lightning!!

#7 - Maam's danger! Work together to summon lightning!!

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Apr 16, 1992

star 9.00
2 votes
Flazzard's tenacity towards victory! The scattering flower storm of Bakudan Iwa

#8 - Flazzard's tenacity towards victory! The scattering flower storm of Bakudan Iwa

Season 1 - Episode 35 - Aired Jul 9, 1992

star 9.00
4 votes
Avan dies from a self-sacrifice spell!? Shoot the ultimate technique.

#9 - Avan dies from a self-sacrifice spell!? Shoot the ultimate technique.

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 5, 1991

Dai can do nothing but watch. Finally, the showdown between Avan and Hadlar is concluded.

star 8.80
5 votes
A direct hit from the emblem of anger!! Cool down the Beast King Crocodine

#10 - A direct hit from the emblem of anger!! Cool down the Beast King Crocodine

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 27, 1992

star 8.75
4 votes
The bond between parent and child is a sad fate! The fight between father and child!!

#11 - The bond between parent and child is a sad fate! The fight between father and child!!

Season 1 - Episode 44 - Aired Sep 10, 1992

star 8.75
4 votes
Cross the ocean Dai! The commanders of the Demon Lord's Army gather

#12 - Cross the ocean Dai! The commanders of the Demon Lord's Army gather

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 5, 1992

star 8.67
3 votes
Farewell lonely soldier Hyunckel!! Settled with the magic sword

#13 - Farewell lonely soldier Hyunckel!! Settled with the magic sword

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired May 7, 1992

star 8.67
3 votes
Avan Strash!! Now... Slice everything...

#14 - Avan Strash!! Now... Slice everything...

Season 1 - Episode 37 - Aired Jul 23, 1992

star 8.60
5 votes
The Dragon Commander Baran tells... The Dragon Knight's mission!

#15 - The Dragon Commander Baran tells... The Dragon Knight's mission!

Season 1 - Episode 43 - Aired Sep 3, 1992

star 8.60
5 votes
Avan Style Extreme Hero Training

#16 - Avan Style Extreme Hero Training

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 14, 1991

Avan turns into a dragon and attacks Dai. Dai fights back to no avail. To defeat Avan’s flames requires Wave Slash.

star 8.50
4 votes
Stand up Dai! The hero's path is to eternity!

#17 - Stand up Dai! The hero's path is to eternity!

Season 1 - Episode 46 - Aired Sep 24, 1992

star 8.40
5 votes
The sign of graduation is provisional, Hadlar VS Avan

#18 - The sign of graduation is provisional, Hadlar VS Avan

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 28, 1991

Avan is overpowered by Hadlar, who is now stronger than ever. To protect his students and the world, Avan gathers the last of his strength and faces Hadlar.

star 8.33
6 votes
Why? Brass attacks Dai!! The cowedly Youma Bishop

#19 - Why? Brass attacks Dai!! The cowedly Youma Bishop

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 6, 1992

star 8.33
3 votes
The Ice and Flame Barrier!! Ah! Leona becomes the frozen girl...

#20 - The Ice and Flame Barrier!! Ah! Leona becomes the frozen girl...

Season 1 - Episode 29 - Aired May 28, 1992

star 8.33
3 votes
The strongest secret is the Dragon Fighting Spirit!? Protect our Dai!

#21 - The strongest secret is the Dragon Fighting Spirit!? Protect our Dai!

Season 1 - Episode 45 - Aired Sep 17, 1992

star 8.33
3 votes
Avan's close friend!? The Great Mage Matoriv's big training!!

#22 - Avan's close friend!? The Great Mage Matoriv's big training!!

Season 1 - Episode 30 - Aired Jun 4, 1992

star 8.25
4 votes
Goodbye Delmurin island! Journeying on a great adventure!!

#23 - Goodbye Delmurin island! Journeying on a great adventure!!

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 12, 1991

After the harrowing events that transpired, Dai says his goodbyes to all his monster friends on Delmurin Island and begins is great adventure with Brass.

star 8.20
5 votes
The one we call our teacher Avan, the memories left with the Magic Bullet Gun.

#24 - The one we call our teacher Avan, the memories left with the Magic Bullet Gun.

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 16, 1992

star 8.20
5 votes
I'm the Small Hero, Dai!!

#25 - I'm the Small Hero, Dai!!

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 17, 1991

Young Dai lives on Dermline Island, where he dreams of being a Hero. One day, a Hero and his companions come to the island. Dai is excited at first, but their true intent is to steal his best friend, Gomechan, the mythical Golden Metal Slime.

star 8.00
6 votes
Directors: Riku Sanjo
Writers: Koji Inada