Dragon Quest XI
1 hour ago.
Dragon Quest XI still in development for Switch, though has “many things” to be worked out
During an E3 2018 interview with Polygon, producer Hokuto Okamoto was asked for a progress update for the Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age. Okamoto confirmed that the Switch version is still being made, but they have “many things” that need to be worked out first. “We’re making it,” Okamoto said. “We’re still making it. I can’t say anything more.” When asked why the Switch version was receiving extra development time compared to the PC and…
1 week ago.
Dragon Quest XI "The Legend of the Luminary" E3 2018 trailer
Alongside a set of special editions, Square Enix rolled an all-new trailer for Dragon Quest XI during their pre-E3 presentation. Titled "The Legend of the Luminary," the trailer delves into the English language version of the game's story, along with a look at its visuals and gameplay. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is due out for PlayStation 4 and Steam via PC on September 4.…
1 week ago.
Western special editions announced for Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest XI fans have a number of release options to look forward to when the game heads Westward this Fall. During Square Enix's E3 presentation, the company announced two special editions due out on September 4. The "Edition of Light" or Day One Edition of the game priced at $59.99 includes the following bonus downloadable content: Supplicant Healer Seed of Skill x3 A separate, more expensive "Edition of Lost Time" will be available exclusively from the Square Enix Online Store for $149.99. This version…
1 month ago.
Here's 17 glorious minutes of Dragon Quest XI PS4 English gameplay
The folks over at PlayStation Underground were given some hands-on time with the English version of Dragon Quest XI running on PlayStation 4, and as a result, they've uploaded 17 sweet minutes of gameplay footage for viewers all around to set their eyes upon. The video below offers a nice look at the game in action through one of its dungeons, featuring turn-based combat, free-form exploration and more. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIU25OINS7w Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is set to release…
1 month ago.
Dragon Quest XI PS4 pre-order bonuses revealed for North America
Square Enix has revealed the pre-order bonuses for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age for PlayStation 4 in North America, featuring various physical and digital items for those that plan to purchase the upcoming RPG through select retailers. Catch a whiff of all of them below: Gamestop (United State) / EB Games (Canada) Pre-ordering Dragon Quest XI from either Gamestop in the United States or EB Games in Canada will net you: eight exclusive collectible two-inch buttons featuring the main cast and…
2 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI for Switch delayed due to out-of-date Unreal Engine 4
In an interview with Gamespot at PAX East 2018 in Boston, Dragon Quest XI producer Hokuto Okamoto shared more details behind the delay of the RPG's Switch version. "It's true that the Nintendo Switch version is under development at this moment in time," Okamoto told Gamespot. "Specifically with regards to the development, this game was developed on the Unreal Engine, but the version for Unreal Engine needs to be updated, I suppose, in order to support Switch. In that sense, the…
2 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI for PS4 and PC releases on September 4 in the West; English voiceover and more
It's been quite the wait, but Square Enix has finally announced the release date for the latest mainline installment in the Dragon Quest series. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is set to release on September 4, 2018 for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam. And in addition to this announcement, the company has also revealed that the Western release will also feature several upgrades and enhancements that were not included in the Japanese release, including: English Voiceover Draconian Quest: a…
5 months ago.
Director for Left Alive teases upcoming news and Square Enix developers talk about their plans for 2018
At Tokyo Game Show this year, Square Enix revealed a new trailer for their upcoming survival action shooter: Left Alive. And while very little has been revealed about the post-apocalyptic themed game, Director Toshifumi Nabeshima (Director of the Armored Core series) teases that we may not have to wait much longer for news. Nabeshima told 4Gamer that he was happy to see that the reaction to Left Alive's announcement was beyond his expectations, even though he now feels a lot of…
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI sells over two million copies in two days
Dragon Quest XI shifted over two million units during its first two days on sale in Japan, Famitsu reveals. These numbers represent the combined sales across both PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS. Per Famitsu, the 3DS version sold 1,130,468 units while the PS4 version sold a total of 950,338 bringing the grand total to 2,080,806. These numbers include sales for the standalone version of the game as well as both hardware bundles and the special Double Pack collector's edition. Digital sales…
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age heads West in 2018
Square Enix is set to bring Dragon Quest XI to the West in 2018, the company announced today. Under the banner of a new subtitle, Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age will feature five localized languages including English. In an accompanying video, Dragon Quest creator Yuji Horii introduces an overview of the game and offers an update on the game’s localization process. Further details on the localization, including platform information, will be revealed this Fall. …
11 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI screenshots highlight story scenes
A new update to the official Dragon Quest XI website brings a wealth of new screenshots focusing on the game's main scenario. Below you can see several in-game and CG events scenes, along with the differences between the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation 4 versions of the game. PlayStation 4 Version Nintendo 3DS Version Wallpapers Square Enix and Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia also shared a new TV commercial for the game, featuring actor Takayuki Yamada and his son. We've linked it here below. Dragon Quest…
11 months ago.
Check out Dragon Quest XI's prologue video; free PS4 and 3DS themes out July 18 in Japan
Square Enix has gone live with the prologue video from Dragon Quest XI, which depicts the story of the protagonist, the reincarnation of the "hero" who once saved the world, and who carries the burden of a major mission. The company also announced that they will release free PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS themes on July 18 in Japan for via the PlayStation Store and Nintendo eShop respectively. Take a look at the themes below: PlayStation 4 Theme Nintendo 3DS Theme Square Enix has confirmed…
11 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI details Silva's parade gameplay clip
Square Enix has shared a short video detailing one of the gameplay features coming to Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time when it launches in Japan on July 29. The company is also planning a number of launch events including a special collaboration with online title Dragon Quest X. There, Silva and the Incarnation of Time Kerucchi will be introduced to the game. 【発売まであと23日!】『ドラゴンクエストXI』と『ドラゴンクエストX』のコラボ決定記念!冒険の仲間の一人、夢見る旅芸人シルビアのパレード動画を特別に公開! https://t.co/ZFBOSInSov #DQ10 #DQ11 #ドラクエ11 pic.twitter.com/xfUf6NEJFQ— ドラゴンクエスト宣伝担当 (@DQ_PR) July 6, 2017 Dragon Quest XI: In Search of…
11 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI details 3DS exclusive features; new screenshots
Square Enix has released a heavy set of screenshots detailing Dragon Quest XI and its sweet features exclusive to its Nintendo 3DS version. To start things off, we're treated with another look at the game's "StreetPass" feature which sees players interacting with the "Yoochi" race; collecting its various members in the game’s world or from other players and send them into the "Labyrinth Beyond Time" dungeon to defeat monsters, acquire treasure and obtain "Adventure Log Password". Those very passwords, when presented…
11 months ago.
Get to know Martina & Row, and the town of Grotta in Dragon Quest XI
It's that time again, folks. Square Enix has updated the official website to Dragon Quest XI's official Japanese website to share additional details about the upcoming RPG. For this batch, we're treated with information and screenshots of characters Martina and Row, as well as the game's town of Grotta. Feast it all below: Martina Accompanied by old man Row, Martina is a female fighter who travels around the world in seeking to carry out a certain objective. Her well-built legs boast of unrivaled…
11 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI Nintendo Direct shares 3DS-exclusive features
Nintendo Japan recently hosted a special Nintendo Direct focusing on Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time, revealing a reserve of details of features exclusive to the game's 3DS version. Most notably, the company revealed that players will have opportunities to take on quests that will require them to travel to the worlds of past Dragon Quest titles. On a side note, Nintendo Japan also announced that starting today, Nintendo 3DS users in Japan are now able to pre-load Dragon…
11 months ago.
Here's a taste of Dragon Quest XI's PS4-exclusive features
Once again, Square Enix has updated the official website to Dragon Quest XI's official Japanese website to share even more details about the upcoming RPG. For this set, we're treated with information and screenshots detailing the list of features exclusive to the game's PS4 version. Catch all of it down below: A Dramatic & Beautiful Adventure From notable story-based cutscenes and diverse townscapes, to dungeons of various environmental designs and expansive fields, everything is vividly express to provide players a gratifying adventure. Lotozetasia —The setting…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI-themed Nintendo Direct scheduled for June 21
Nintendo Japan is set to put on a special Nintendo Direct focusing on Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time, the company announced today. Starting June 21 at 20:00 JST, fans can tune in for the latest on the 3DS version of the game. Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time is due out for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS on July 29 in Japan. A Nintendo Switch version is also currently in development. …
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI officially goes gold; new gameplay footage shows off horse racing, skill panel and more
It's set in stone: Dragon Quest XI has officially gone gold, series creator Yuji Horii confirmed today during the latest "Countdown Carnival" hands-on event in Nagoya. This means the game has completed its main development cycle and is now in a ready-state to meet its promised release date. Viewers were also treated with over 25 minutes of gameplay footage, featuring the "Blacksmithing" and "Skill Panel" gameplay systems running on Nintendo 3DS, as well as the "Horse Racing" and "Casino" mini-games running…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI PS4 special videos detail new footage
Square Enix and Sony Interactive Japan Asia have teamed up for a set of new videos detailing the PS4 version of Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time. Featuring Japanese actor and singer Takayuki Yamada, the first video shows him playing the game in his living room, in shock at its visual quality and thinking on nostalgia. The second video features Yamada alongside series creator Yuji Horii, who play the game for a bit while having a chat. Dragon Quest XI:…