Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii will be attending Anime Expo 2018 in Downtown Los Angeles in July, according to Square Enix, and he will be signing autographs at the Square Enix Booth throughout the convention weekend.
Below are the following times he will be available for an autograph session:
- Friday, July 6, 10:30am to 12:00pm
- Saturday, July 7, 10:30am to 11:30am
- Saturday July 7, 2:30pm to 3:30pm
The autograph tickets will be distributed at the Dragon Quest area of the Square Enix Booth starting at 10:00am of the day prior to each session. Attendees who obtain a ticket will be able to receive an autograph on an exclusive 8×10” signing card prepare by Square Enix. Fans will also be able to pose for one photograph with Yuji Horii as well. It was also noted he will not be signing personal items.
Also throughout the weekend, fans will get the chance to play Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age. This playable demo will feature two separate areas: Cobblestone, the place where the Hero’s journey begins, and Gallopolis, where players can participate in horse racing, battle the menacing Slayer of Sands and more.
Square Enix also invites attendees to take part in a variety of Dragon Quest XI giveaways, which include t-shirts and double-sided posters, while supplies last.
A special Dragon Quest XI livestream will also be available on Friday, July 6th at 7:00pm, and will feature Yuji Horii and the development team. Viewers will have the chance to ask questions live and win prizes. You can view the event on the official Square Enix Twitch channel.
For more information and tickets, check out the official Anime Expo website.
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is scheduled to release on PlayStation 4 and PC in North America and Europe on September 4, 2018.