Dragon Quest Heroes II
4 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II is getting a month's worth of free updates
Square Enix is kicking off a month-long celebration for Dragon Quest Heroes II with free content updates. Starting today, players can grab the first of five installments featuring extended side-quests, exclusive Slime weapons and additional multiplayer content. The first update adds two new side-quests - Episode Maribel & Ruff and Episode Torneko, focusing on three classic Dragon Quest series characters. Then, throughout the rest of the month, fans can expect the following: May 4, 2017 Side Quest: Episode Maribel…
4 months ago.
Here's a look at the new features in Dragon Quest Heroes II
Dragon Quest Heroes II is now available in all regions for PlayStation 4 and Steam, and with it comes some brand-new features. In the video below, we run down all the major additions. Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuuRLO9fjMQ Monster Medals When you defeat a monster in battle, it has a chance of dropping a Monster Medal based on its likeness. This time around, you can use them in three different ways: Saviours leap in and execute a special move before they disappear, Sentries will…
4 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II Review
DRAGON QUEST HEROES II is yet another series spinoff that’s graced shores outside Japan, in what seems to been a plentiful last few years for the franchise’s faithful hoping to see more games on a home console. While the absence of a Dragon Quest X localization pangs, you won’t find yourself without a few good games that faithfully carry the series aesthetics down some interesting avenues, like the clever and lovely Dragon Quest Builders. The second collaboration between Square Enix and…
4 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II gets a launch trailer
Square Enix has prepared a new trailer alongside the North American release of Dragon Quest Heroes II. Out today on PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam, the action RPG sequel sees the return of familiar characters and role-playing game mechanics as well as new features such as multiplayer, playable monsters and more. For the first time, eight characters will be playable in the game's multiplayer mode, where up to four players can gather together online to fight monsters in Dimensional…
5 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II “Meet the Heroes, Part VII: Alena, Kiryl & Torneko” trailer
Square Enix has released the seventh video in their series chronicling the various playable representative characters in Dragon Quest Heroes II. This time, fans can get a feel for the cast of Dragon Quest IV including returning favorites Alena and Kiryl, along with newcomer Torneko. Have a look at the video below: If you're looking to check out the previous trailers, we've rounded them up here: Meet the Heroes, Part VI: Jessica & Angelo Meet the Heroes, Part V: Meena & Maya Meet the Heroes,…
5 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II “Meet the Heroes, Part VI: Jessica & Angelo” trailer
Square Enix has gone live with the sixth dual-character trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II as part of its ongoing “Meet the Heroes” mini-series. Making their way from Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King is Jessica the Whip-Wielding Wonder and Angelo the Archest Archer. Take a look: If you're looking to check out the previous trailers, click the following below: Meet the Heroes, Part V: Meena & Maya Meet the Heroes, Part IV: Carver & Terry Meet the Heroes, Part III: Maribel & Ruff Meet…
5 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II “Meet the Heroes, Part V: Meena & Maya” trailer
Square Enix has gone live with the fifth dual-character trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II as part of its ongoing “Meet the Heroes” mini-series. For this video, we're introduced with Meena and Maya: the two siblings from Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen who have very different tastes in weapons, spells, and fashion. Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ug7uOXsPys If you're looking to check out the previous trailers, click the following below: Meet the Heroes, Part IV: Carver & Terry Meet the Heroes, Part III: Maribel &…
5 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II demo now available overseas
Square Enix has made a Dragon Quest Heroes II demo available for overseas fans starting today. Available as a free download from the PlayStation Store, the demo gives players an early chance to play as four of the 15 playable heroes from the full game’s story mode - including series newcomers Lazarel and Teresa. The demo also gives a quick look at the game's battle system, vast environments, quests and a boss battle. Dragon Quest Heroes II is due out for PlayStation…
5 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II “Meet the Heroes, Part IV: Carver & Terry” trailer
Square Enix has gone live with the fourth dual-character trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II as part of its ongoing “Meet the Heroes” mini-series. This time, we're introduced with Carver the heavy brawler and Terry the charismatic swordsman, both from Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation. Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1hAQX2ZCnk If you're looking to check out the previous trailers, click the following below: Meet the Heroes, Part III: Maribel & Ruff Meet the Heroes, Part II: Desdemona & Cesar Meet the Heroes, Part I: Lazarel, Teresa &…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II “Meet the Heroes, Part III: Maribel & Ruff” trailer
Square Enix has gone live with the third dual-character trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II as part of its ongoing “Meet the Heroes” mini-series. This time, we're given a look at Maribel and Ruff, the characters from Dragon Quest VII who have been mysteriously transported to the world of Dragon Quest Heroes II. Take a look: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGm2XK0l4TM If you're looking to check out the previous trailers, click the following below: Meet the Heroes, Part II: Desdemona & Cesar Meet the Heroes, Part I: Lazarel, Teresa &…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II "Meet the Heroes, Part II: Desdemona & Cesar" trailer
Square Enix has gone live with the second dual-character trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II as part of its ongoing "Meet the Heroes" mini-series. This time we're introduced with Desdemona, the “dashing axe-wielding envoy of the High King" and Cesar, the “cool and powerful Prince of Dunisia.” Check out the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=heZ_3Xl9Ih8 In case you missed it, the first "Meet the Heroes" trailer introduced Lazarel, Teresa & Healix. Dragon Quest Heroes II is due to release for PlayStation 4 on April 25 in North…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II "Meet the Heroes, Part I: Lazarel, Teresa & Healix" trailer
Square Enix has released a trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II introducing the game's two protagonists Lazarel and Teresa as well as their slime companion Healix. Below is a brief overview of the video: Meet Lazarel and Teresa, dedicated military cadets, as they’re joined by Healix, the helpful healing slimekick! After a thousand years of peace, the Seven Realms suddenly collapse into conflict as if guided by a mysterious and…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes I•II Nintendo Switch demo drops March 3 in Japan
Square Enix is preparing a demo version for the Nintendo Switch release of Dragon Quest Heroes I•II, due out on March 3 in Japan. The demo will be available alongside the full game release from Nintendo's eShop service. The company also dropped a new video promoting the release featuring many slimes. Dragon Quest Heroes I•II for Nintendo Switch comes packed with both Dragon Quest Heroes and Dragon Quest Heroes II. In addition to new character Ragnar McRyan from Dragon Quest IV, players…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II "Explorer's Edition" available for pre-order
Along with the announcement of the game's PC version, Square Enix revealed Dragon Quest Heroes II will receive a "Day One Edition" which offers additional content for fans and newcomers alike. In detail, the "Explorer's Edition" comes bundled with 15 exclusive downloadable content (DLC) items which are weapons designed from the enemies in the game, including the Slime Knight’s Shield, Great Sabreclaws, Golem Gauntlets and more. A reversible cover artwork of the Adventure Log is also included in this package. The Dragon…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II coming to PC on April 25; check out the overview trailer
Square Enix has gone live with a brand new trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II. The video below gives us a brief overview of the game's world, characters, environments, gameplay systems and more. Not only that, the trailer revealed the game will receive a PC port which is due to release for Steam on April 25, 2017. Check out the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PegVhGSMnQ Dragon Quest Heroes II is also set to release for PlayStation 4 on April 25, 2017 in North America and April…
8 months ago.
Here's what Dragon Quest Heroes I•II looks like on Nintendo Switch
Square Enix has shared a new video detailing Dragon Quest Heroes I•II for Nintendo Switch, due out in Japan on March 3. Priced at 8,800 yen, this bundle includes both Dragon Quest Heroes games which saw a release on PlayStation platforms in 2015 and 2016 respectively. The Switch version will include a few extras, including playable Ragnar McRyan from Dragon Quest IV, all of the downloadable content from the original versions and improved gameplay controls. Catch the full trailer below. …
8 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes I and II coming to Nintendo Switch
Square Enix will be bringing both Dragon Quest Heroes and Dragon Quest Heroes II to Nintendo Switch, the company revealed today. Both Koei Tecmo-developed games are scheduled to hit the new hardware when it launches in Japan on March 3. Dragon Quest X and Dragon Quest XI are also currently in development for Nintendo Switch. Dragon Quest Heroes saw its release on PlayStation 4 and PC last year. Dragon Quest Heroes II is set to launch in North America on PS4 on…
9 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes, Dragon Quest Builders staff comment on future plans
Dragon Quest Heroes II and Dragon Quest Builders had a good night at the annual PlayStation Awards in Japan, both selling upwards of 500,000 copies in Japan and Asia to pull in the Gold Prize. During an interview following the ceremony, several series staff provided brief comments about their next projects. “We really heard a lot from the fans, such as good points, things they want improved," said Dragon Quest Builders producer Noriyoshi Fujimoto, "and we really heard a lot of…
9 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II overseas Vita release "isn't a viable option" for Square Enix
Dragon Quest Heroes II is coming to the West, but only on PlayStation 4 despite releasing on additional platforms in Japan. Square Enix has decided not to bring over the PlayStation 3 and Vita versions, citing viability. Square Enix Japan Studios Community Manager Dan Seto set the record straight, responding to a post on the European PlayStation Blog: "...the Vita version just isn’t a viable option for us to localise and bring over. Hopefully, you’ll still give the PS4 version a…
9 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II heads to North America on April 25, Europe on April 28
Dragon Quest Heroes II will be making its way to North America on April 25 and Europe on April 28, Square Enix announced today. Shedding its PS3 and Vita versions, the game will only be available on PlayStation 4 when it arrives overseas. Set in an all-new world with new heroes and story, Dragon Quest Heroes II is an action-RPG that sends players on a grand adventure to restore order to a once peaceful world, with thrilling battles of epic proportions…