Dragon Quest XI
1 day ago.
Learn about Dragon Quest XI's Skill Panel and Spell of Restoration
Square Enix has gone live with yet another update to Dragon Quest XI's official Japanese website. This time we're treated with information and screenshots detailing the game's "Skill Panel" growth system and "Spell of Restoration" feature. View it all below: Skill Panel The "Skill Panel" consists of each member of the party’s skills arranged as panels. By allocating the Skill Points you obtain by leveling up and other means, you can learn special skills and increase your stats. Do it all in a…
2 weeks ago.
Dragon Quest XI boxarts revealed; Japanese bundles and pre-order bonuses detailed
Alongside the game's full release announcement, Square Enix was generous enough to share even more information of Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time, including its boxart covers, pre-order bonuses and more. PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS boxarts Above are the game's boxarts for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS respectively. Pre-order bonuses Early buyers will be able to snag the “Vest of Happiness,” a vest that increases the number experience points earned from battles, and the “Upstart Vest,” which increases the amount…
2 weeks ago.
Watch Dragon Quest XI's new PS4 and 3DS version trailers
Square Enix has shared two new trailers for Dragon Quest XI, which will release on July 29, 2017 in Japan. Below, you can see both the PS4 and 3DS versions of the game, which sport remarkably different styles. You can check out more of our Dragon Quest XI coverage here. PS4 version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fXlbhVVB7BU 3DS version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drpI5EFCRbc…
2 weeks ago.
Dragon Quest XI for PS4 and Nintendo 3DS releases on July 29 in Japan; gameplay footage revealed
Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time is set to release on July 29, 2017 for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS, Square Enix announced today. The PlayStation 4 version will cost ¥8,980 and the Nintendo 3DS version will cost ¥5,980. Eager ones can now pre-order the PlayStation 4 digital version at the Japanese PlayStation Store. According to the representatives, the initial plan was to release the title in May for the franchise's 30th anniversary, but unfortunately the development team required more…
4 weeks ago.
New screenshots and details of Dragon Quest XI's battle system
The official website for Dragon Quest XI has updated to reveal more information as well as screenshots for new information on the battle system as well as two new characters. This information was recently announced in the Weekly Shonen Jump which you can check out over here. Battle System In Dragon Quest XI you can choose between two battle styles on both the PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo 3DS. The PlayStation 4 version offers you two battle styles to pick from: Freeform…
1 month ago.
Weekly Jump details Dragon Quest XI's battle system and new characters
The latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump details new information on Dragon Quest XI including the battle system and new characters. Battle System Move your character and look around freely with the "Free Movement Battle" system. Enjoy the freedom in battle by moving your character around while in combat! The "Auto Camera Battle" system gives you an immersive battle experience. Witness awesome attacks from friend and foe with this feature. Engage in immersive and lively battles in the 3D mode, or…
1 month ago.
Dragon Quest XI Japanese release date presentation dated for April 11
Square Enix is set to reveal the Japanese release date for Dragon Quest XI during a livestream presentation event on April 11 at 2:00PM JST (10:00PM PT). Alongside the announcement of the release date, the company will also reveal additional information and tidbits for the upcoming RPG. The presentation will be hosted by Joy and feature actress Tsubasa Honda as a guest with Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii and others attending. Viewers will be able to watch the livestream on Niconico…
1 month ago.
Yuji Horii teases "some sort of announcement" for Dragon Quest XI coming soon
During the "Dragon Quest The Real" event at Universal Studios Japan, series creator Yuji Horri teased an announcement soon to be made for Dragon Quest XI. Below is his quote: “All of the staff are currently working really hard making the game,” Horii said regarding Dragon Quest XI. “I think that we’ll be able to make an announcement of some sort soon, so please look forward to it.” Way back in January during Dragon Quest's 30th Anniversary Project Presentation, Horii expressed his wishes…
1 month ago.
Learn about towns, fields, dungeons and more in Dragon Quest XI
A big update was just made to the official Japanese Dragon Quest XI website which details a lot of new information about the game including towns, fields, dungeons and more. Let's take a closer look at this new information. Towns Towns are where intimate information and convenient facilities come together. Talk to the people of these towns, collect information, purchase items and equipment, ready yourself for your next adventure and set your sights on your next destination. Towns and villages have…
1 month ago.
Dragon Quest XI details story introduction; new screenshots
Shortly after the latest magazine coverage of the game in Weekly Jump, Square Enix has updated the official website of Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time with screenshots and information introducing the story as well as characters Veronica and Senya. Catch all the details in full below: Story As the reincarnation of the legendary “Hero,” the protagonist sets off on a journey through a vast world. The protagonist, who grew up in the calm village of Ishi, turned 16 years old and…
1 month ago.
Dragon Quest XI details Veronica and Senya in Weekly Jump
Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time returns to the Japanese magazine circuit with a wealth of new information in Weekly Shounen Jump. The magazine details new characters Veronica and Senya along with a new region known as Delcadar. Veronica (the girl in red) is a fearless prodigy. She has the look of someone strong-willed and in the opening movie we see her deal out attack spells. Senya (the girl in green) is a soothing girl. She comes about with…
3 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI has flying dragon mounts, camping and more
NHK General TV premiered its Dragon Quest 30th anniversary special program yesterday, featuring an inside look at the series and development of Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time. Highlights from the broadcast include a look at camping, crafting systems and dragon riding. In Dragon Quest XI, players have the opportunity to camp. Here, players can rest to heal their HP and MP, craft items, pray to the statue of the goddess and patrol the area. One of the menus…
3 months ago.
Akira Toriyama shares a message about Dragon Quest XI
Fans were treated to another look at Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time this week during NHK's special program featuring the series' 30th anniversary. The broadcast took viewers behind the scenes and included a message from character designer Akira Toriyama. In the message, Toriyama shares his thoughts on working on the storied JRPG series after 30 years: Hello, this is Akira Toriyama. I'm terribly sorry that I can't…
3 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI details the protagonist, his companion Camus and the game's world
Square Enix has released a chunk load of Dragon Quest XI details and screenshots outlining the protagonist, his trusted partner Camus, the world of Lotozetasia and some of the key locations that exist within the game's fantasy setting. Take a look below to view the information. About The Game Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time is the long-awaited latest entry in the Dragon Quest series. It will be released on multiple platforms, PlayStation 4 and 3DS. Whether you play the…
4 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI details characters, platform differences in Weekly Jump
Dragon Quest XI headlines the latest issue of Weekly Jump, featuring a two-page spread on the game's introductory characters and worldview. While most of the information was already covered at Jump Festa 2017, there are a few scraps of new here with a character reveal and the protagonist's home village. The game's protagonist - aged 16 and about to begin his adventure on that birthday - has an oddly shaped birthmark on his left hand. According to the magazine, something happens…