Dragon Quest
1 month ago.
Dragon Quest Builders arrives on Nintendo Switch in Spring 2018, includes exclusive great sabrecub
During today's Nintendo Direct presentation, we learned that Dragon Quest Builders will arrive in on Nintendo Switch in Spring 2018. Originally released on PlaySation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation Vita, the Nintendo Switch version will come with a great sabrecub that allows you to travel at increased speed and get special material from defeating enemies. https://youtu.be/ztMGTTAjsAQ?t=2097…
2 months ago.
Dragon Quest I, II and III announced for PS4 and Nintendo 3DS in Japan
During today's Dragon Quest stream Square Enix announced that Dragon Quest, Dragon Quest II and Dragon Quest III will be released for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS in Japan. Dragon Quest I and II will be released soon on August 10, with prices of 600 yen and 850 yen respectively excluding tax. Meanwhile, Dragon Quest III will be released later in late August at 1500 yen, excluding tax. The first Dragon Quest is also available for free in Japan, but only for…
2 months ago.
Dragon Quest Builders 2 announced for PS4 and Nintendo Switch
Live on stage at the Dragon Quest Summer Festival 2017, the team announced Dragon Quest Builders 2 for both the PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch. You can watch the live stream here.…
3 months ago.
Check out the introduction trailers for Dragon Quest X's PS4 version and "All In One Package" edition
Square Enix has gone live with two new trailers introducing Dragon Quest X's PlayStation 4 version and "All In One Package" edition which comes bundled with Versions 1, 2, and 3 of the MMORPG. Dragon Quest X is set to hit store shelves in Japan for PlayStation 4 on August 17, followed by Nintendo Switch on September 21. Besides that, the game is currently available for PC, Wii U, and various mobile devices. And with that settled, catch the trailers down below: PlayStation…
4 months ago.
Check out 25 minutes of Dragon Quest XI; "Restricted Play" system revealed
During the game's "Countdown Carnival" live event from Osaka, Square Enix shared up to 25 minutes of never before seen gameplay footage of Dragon Quest XI as well as new details and a nostalgic, commercial trailer dedicated to the legacy of the RPG franchise. Here's what you need to know: Samadhi, the Desert Town A desert town known as "Samadhi" will be in Dragon Quest XI. Q&A 1: In making the 30th anniversary title and 11th numbered title, was there anything that you were inspired…
4 months ago.
Dragon Quest X launches August 17 for PS4 and September 21 for Nintendo Switch in Japan
Dragon Quest X is set to release for PlayStation 4 on August 17 and Nintendo Switch on September 21 in Japan, Square Enix revealed today during a special livestream event for the game. Both versions of the MMORPG will be priced at ¥4,800 and ship as the "All in One Package" edition which comes bundled with the major game updates of Version 1, Version 2 and Version 3. For the monthly subscription fee, domestic PS4 users will have to pay ¥1,500 per…
4 months ago.
Dragon Quest Rivals trading card game announced for smartphones in Japan; closed beta in June
Square Enix has revealed Dragon Quest Rivals -- a trading card game based on the popular Dragon Quest franchise for iOS and Android smartphone devices. Via the game's official website, Rivals is a game where you collect and battle with cards featuring the series' characters and monsters, and take on rivals in online matches. You can register for the game's closed beta test, which is set for June 9th through the 19th -- registration closes on June 4th. Note that there…
4 months ago.
Learn all about Blacksmithing in Dragon Quest XI
Yet another update on the official Dragon Quest XI website details a new system called "Mysterious Smithing". Mysterious Smithing Create equipment with your own hands through the use of "Mysterious Smithing". You can create powerful equipment or strengthen existing equipment. First, we'll gather up recipes and materials! Try your hand at Mysterious Smithing back at camp! Finish up and get your equipment! Attempt to use "Restrike Gems" to strengthen your existing equipment You can get "Restrike Gems" by successfully crafting your own equipment. Even if…
5 months 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…
6 months ago.
Japan will get Dragon Quest X on Nintendo Switch this Fall
Dragon Quest X will be coming to Nintendo Switch this Fall in Japan, per the newest Nintendo Direct. Previously released on Nintendo's Wii, WiiU, and 3DS, the series first MMORPG is also on PC and is coming to PlayStation 4 this Summer in Japan. No plans for localization of this title outside of Japan have been announced. You can catch the Dragon Quest X bit in today's Nintendo Direct in the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sD7ofYKAWII…
6 months 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…
6 months 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…
7 months ago.
Dragon Quest X for PS4 due out this Summer in Japan; Switch version later
Square Enix is preparing to launch the PlayStation 4 version of Dragon Quest X in Japan this Summer, the company announced today. Following that, they'll release a version for the Nintendo Switch in-between the Summer and Fall period. Alongside this announcement, Square Enix revealed they will end service on the Nintendo Wii. Due to system limitations, the company's decided to end service on that platform with the conclusion of Version 3. Square Enix will be launching a campaign to facilitate a…
9 months ago.
Latest Dragon Quest VIII 3DS video features action, adventure and intrigue
As we get closer to the game's release, Nintendo has released a quick overview video of Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King depicting some of the game's dungeons, environments and points of interests. Check out the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwpZeawy2nw Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King releases on January 20 for the Nintendo 3DS. Fans in particular can look forward to the re-release as the game features a few new additions including no random encounters. Click here to learn more.…
9 months ago.
Dragon Quest producer discuss series' western popularity; teases at Dragon Quest XI localization
In an interview with Edge magazine featured in their latest monthly issue, Dragon Quest executive producer Yu Miyake talked in moderation of the franchise's western popularity compared to Final Fantasy as well as how he and Square Enix are attempting to "keep the series fresh". As a bonus, Miyake also touched upon how the recently western released Dragon Quest titles — Dragon Quest Builders and Dragon Quest Heroes — will help "soften up the ground for Dragon Quest XI", suggesting that…
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI officially coming to Nintendo Switch
In a recent blog post via Nintendo's official Japanese website, the company has made their first proper mention of a Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time. Towards the end of the blog post, it mentions, "It should be noted that this title is also planned for release on Nintendo Switch." This is the first official confirmation of the game's debut to Nintendo's next home console as we've only heard last year that a Switch version…
10 months ago.
Character and map information for Dragon Quest XI revealed
New information regarding Dragon Quest XI was revealed today at Jump Festa, with this came information about a few characters as well as the world map. On stage was series writer Yuji Horii, who has been writing the story for Dragon Quest ever since the beginning. The team looked back at the history of the series and wanted this new entry in the series to truly shine and almost see it as a reboot. Main Protagonist The hero of the…
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI due for a 2017 release in Japan; check out the trailer
As Square Enix's Jump Festa live event continues to roll on, the company has revealed the opening movie for Dragon Quest XI featuring snowstorms, dense green forests and more. In the video below, we're given an overview of the game's world with the main protagonist and party members battling out against the monsters that populate the fantasy lands. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KdHYS2OWYW0 Dragon Quest XI is due to release for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS in Japan in 2017.…
10 months ago.
New Dragon Quest XI gameplay debuted at Jump Festa
Very little information has been detailed about the newest title in the Dragon Quest series since its announcement over a year ago. Today, at Jump Festa, Square Enix has unveiled new information for the anticipated Dragon Quest XI! Gameplay was also shown running on the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS. On the PS4 they showed part of the world map and even riding on a horse. You can even run over enemies with the horse! 3DS gameplay…
10 months ago.
Dragon Quest X detailed for PlayStation 4
Square Enix announced last year that Dragon Quest X would be coming to PlayStation 4. Today at Jump Festa they showed it running for the first time on the hardware. Producer Yosuke Saito says that the development is moving along smoothly with gameplay shown off in a water level on the stream. The game is said to run like a high-spec PC on the PlayStation 4 running at full 1080p and 60 FPS. Details regarding the release date and pricing…