Dragon Quest Heroes
3 weeks 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…
2 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. …
2 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…
3 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…
3 months ago.
Best Buy leaks possible Dragon Quest Heroes II localization, dated April 25th
Retailer Best Buy went live with a listing today that could possibly leak a forthcoming localization announcement from Square Enix regarding Dragon Quest Heroes II. The release date attached to it is April 25th, 2017 -- which, yes, falls on a Tuesday -- when Square Enix typically releases games in North America. A sequel to the 2015 original, Dragon Quest Heroes II features two new protagonists as well as new and returning Dragon Quest characters. We also played through the Japanese demo…
6 months ago.
We check out the Dragon Quest Heroes II Japanese demo
Square Enix recently put up a demo for Dragon Quest Heroes II on the Japanese PlayStation store, so we thought we'd go for a ride. Dragon Quest Heroes II features two new playable protagonists and a slew of new and returning Dragon Quest series characters. Developed by Koei Tecmo, the spinoff series fuses elements of Dynasty Warrior's hack-and-slash gameplay with Dragon Quest's RPG mechanics. New features in this version include the ability to change vocations (such as Mage, Monk, and so…
6 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II demo for PS4 out now in Japan
Following months after its retail release, Square Enix has released a demo for the PlayStation 4 version of Dragon Quest Heroes II - out now on the Japanese PlayStation Store. The demo clocks in around 4.4GB and allows you to play the game from the very beginning until you reach the kingdom of Zebion. A demo for PlayStation Vita players is available as well. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End released in Japan back in May…
9 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II PS Vita demo releases next week in Japan
On June 24th, Square Enix plans to release a demo for Dragon Quest Heroes II in Japan on PS Vita, the official Twitter account for the game announced today. Players will be able to play from the very beginning of the full game until you reach a place called Zebion. Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End is already out in Japan for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita.…
10 months ago.
Battle giant monsters in this new Dragon Quest Heroes II footage
The folks over at VJump have posted up another video focusing on the gameplay of Dragon Quest Heroes II. This time we've our first look at a battle between giant monsters - which players can control for the first time. The video showcases a battle between Drakulard and Atlas, with the latter able to take down enemy hordes with ease. Dragon Quest Heroes II is set to launch in Japan on May 27th for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita. Square…
10 months ago.
Watch Dragon Quest Heroes II's opening video
Square Enix has uploaded the opening cinematic for Dragon Quest Heroes II - due out next week in Japan. Coming in at just over 2 minutes, the CG movie offers a look at some of the original and returning characters playable in the action RPG sequel. Dragon Quest Heroes II is set to launch in Japan on May 27th for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PS Vita. Square Enix has yet to announce a Western release for the game. …
10 months ago.
First look at multiplayer in Dragon Quest Heroes II
The folks at VJump have posted a new 9-minute video taking a look at the multiplayer features in Dragon Quest Heroes II. Due out in Japan in just a couple weeks now, players can join together for the first time in the action RPG sequel. Showcased in the video is a look at one of the boss battles accompanied by Jessica, Torneko, Razel and Angelo. The video also takes a look at some of the pre-order bonuses exclusive to specific stores…
10 months ago.
New details about the leaders in Dragon Quest Heroes II
Square Enix released new details about the upcoming Dragon Quest Heroes II. Specifically, they focused on details surrounding each king and queen of the seven different nations represented in the game, each which came about due to an ancient war. While these countries had experienced peace by coexisting with monsters, it seems that those calm times have come to an end with war. First we have the King of Zebion, whom rules over the seven nations and is said to be the…
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II platform comparison videos released
Square Enix has released a trio of videos outlining the platform differences across each version of Dragon Quest Heroes II. Each version will come packed with the same content and multiplayer options, however, the PlayStation 4 build tops out at 1080p resolution and 60 frames per second - making it the best one available. The PS3 and Vita versions both run at lower resolutions and only 30 frames per second with reduced detail. PlayStation 4 PlayStation 3 PlayStation Vita …
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II screenshots showcase Alena, Kiryl, Maya, Terry, and Jessica
Square Enix has posted new screenshots for Dragon Quest Heroes II, featuring Alena, Kiryl, Maya, Terry, and Jessica. Additionally, the publisher detailed how classic series' monsters can assist in battle, or even be transformed into. By picking up monster coins dropped in combat, the player can use these to call upon the abilities of the many monster types. There are three types of monster coins. Transform - Allows the player to transform into the monster for a short period of time, like…
10 months ago.
Watch 8 minutes of Dragon Quest Heroes II gameplay
The folks over at V-Jump have posted a lengthy video today featuring eight minutes of Dragon Quest Heroes II gameplay. The video focuses on several new character additions to the Tecmo Koei-developed action RPG sequel including Maribel, Gabo, Torneko, Meena, Carver and Angelo from previous Dragon Quest series games. Additionally, Square Enix updated the game's official site with a chart comparing the differences between the three versions of the game. While content is similar across each platform, the PS4 version boasts…
11 months ago.
New Dragon Quest Heroes II screenshots detail Torneko, Maribel and more
Since revealing the first trailer and details for the game back in February, Square Enix has steadily released new screenshots for Dragon Quest Heroes II. We've gathered the latest batch of images featuring some of the game's new characters and gameplay additions, which you can find in the gallery below. Represented are our main four original characters - Razel, Teresia, Caesar, and Ornace - along with Torneko (DQ4), Maribel (DQ7), and Gabo (DQ7). Torneko is a versatile fighter that can…
11 months ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II gets another trailer, voice actor details
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II, along with new details covering the game's full Japanese voice cast. In addition to returning characters such as Alena, Terry, Jessica and Kiryl - Dragon Quest Heroes II features several original characters as well as new Dragon Quest series mainstays. Original Characters Razel (Mirai Moriyama) Tereshia (Emi Takei) Cesare (Takayuki Yamada) Orneze (Nana Mizuki) New Dragon Quest Characters Meena (Yoko Hisa) Torneko (Chafurin) Carver (Hiroki Yasumoto) Gabo (Mutsumi Tamura) Maribel (Aoi Yuki) Angelo (Yoshimasa Hosoya) Several gameplay features were revealed as well…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II multiplayer exclusive dungeon no longer exclusive due to fan demand
Dragon Quest Heroes II producer Ryota Aomi took to Twitter today to state that the previously announced multiplayer exclusive dungeon titled “Space-Time Labyrinth”, which was revealed in last week's broadcast, will no longer be exclusive to multiplayer and can be accessed during single-player. Ryota Aomi: “At first, the Space-Time Labyrinth was a multiplayer-exclusive dungeon, but after the February 24 announcement, after considering everyone’s heated requests, we’ve decided to enable single-player gameplay, as well.” You can expect more details to come during the…
1 year ago.
Details on the towns and fields of Dragon Quest Heroes II
Square Enix has unveiled brand new information on its upcoming action RPG, Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy's End, showing off new details and in-game screenshots of the game's vast fields and the castle town of Zebion. The Towns and Fields Dragon Quest Heroes II allows players to take control a roster of unique characters as they fight through an incredible war. The town of Zebion will act as the player's base of operation to prepare for your adventure, venture and…
1 year ago.
New Dragon Quest Heroes II screenshots detail Angelo, Gabo, Maribel and more
Today, Square Enix released new screenshots and details on Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End. The new screenshots gives us a look at the characters from the previous Dragon Quest games who will be making their debut in the action RPG sequel. The first trailer for the game debuted today, which you can watch here. You can read the character descriptions below. Thanks to Gematsu for the translation. ■ New Characters Torneko (from Dragon Quest IV) – Weapon:…