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Stout Undead is an Enemy in Dragon's Dogma.

Stout Undead are larger, heavier and have more health than their more common counterparts. They lumber around much like the regular Undead. They appear fat because they are bloated with flammable gas from the decomposition of their rotting flesh.

Information and Stats


Attack Type Description
Grab Phys Grabs a nearby target and begins biting them for constant damage. Wiggle the L-stick to free yourself. Multiple Undead can join in on this attack to increase damage dealt.
Flail Phys Swings its arms at you.
Explode Mag If attacked with Fire the gas inside these monsters ignite and it begins to swell up, exploding after a few seconds and dealing fire damage and knocking down anyone around them. This can damage monsters as well.


Health Attack Defense Magick Attack Magick Defense Weight
~1400 ? ? ? ? 200

Damage Taken

Slash Bash Fire Ice Thunder Holy Dark
 ?  ? 600%+ 40% 40% 600% 10%




  • Weak against Holy and Fire enchanted weapons and spells.
    • All fire attacks have good chance to cause burning which causes them to internally combust and detonate.
    • Once on fire they will eventually explode, damaging other enemies, and potentially setting other stout undead alight.
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Chamber of Resolution A3, 3 Ogres, Stout Undead, Undead Warriors, party undamaged

Stout Undead are extremely vulnerable to Holy enchanted weapons and spells.

  • Vulnerable to Torpor.
  • Climb up their upper back and attack with Hundred Kisses or Dire Gouge.
  • Pawn Tip: Find a way to engulf other foes in the blast.

Pawn Bestiary Knowledge

For full informations, refer to the Pawn Bestiary Knowledge page or the according section on the Undead page. Enemy specific :

  • Set in fire and witness enemies and allies get hurt by the explosion
  • Some knowledge can be granted thanks to the Undead Tactics Vol. 1 scroll.

In addition to witnessing these techniques, it is necessary for Pawns to participate in killing 135 Stout Undead either with their own Arisen or while travelling with others.

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Dead Weight (quest walkthrough)

More than 13 Stout Undead spawn around the Abbey and Ancient Quarry vicinity.

Related quests


  • (PS3/XBox360) Using Explosive Rivet on a group of Stout Undead sometime freezes the game.