Drakengard
5 years ago.
Final round of Drakengard 3 DLC priced and previewed with a new trailer
The final batch of downloadable content for Drakengard 3 is set to release today, allowing players to "complete their inventories" with a variety of premium items up for purchase. Available through the PlayStation Store, this latest drop of content includes many of the items previously available only through pre-order or Collector's Edition means. Read on for the full list: Garb / Weapons Zero’s Garb Variety Pack: A retailer exclusive pre-order item, this DLC contains three alternate costume color schemes for Zero.…
5 years ago.
Prologue and costume DLC out today for Drakengard 3
Drakengard fans can get their hands on even more content for the recent PS3 release starting today as Square Enix are offering up a variety of extras including new playable levels, story content and music for purchase. The second set of DLC includes: Sister Prologues: Additional prequel chapters featuring Two, Three, Four, Five and Zero in a playable level with their own unique weapons; each chapter, minus Two, contains its own unique trophy set as well ($5.99 each) Sister Prologue Bundle: Contains…
5 years ago.
Drakengard 3 launches today in North America
Drakengard 3 is out today in North America, exclusively for the PS3 and available on both physical and digital formats. As a prequel to the original Drakengard for PS2, Drakengard 3 follows the paths of six goddess-like sisters known as “Intoners” undo the peace they brought to the land as the eldest sister, Zero, undertakes a murderous campaign to destroy her younger siblings. With a story that offers many twists and turns, players will find themselves unraveling the…
5 years ago.
The role of music in Drakengard 3 explored
Music is important in every game that ever was and Drakengard 3's Keiichi Okabe took some time to share his thoughts on the relationship between sound and gameplay ahead of the action RPG's Western release. An interview with the Sound Director as well as several samples from the game's original soundtrack can be accessed through the official website. There, fans can also learn more about the gameplay of the title, as well as learn more about the backstory of the…
5 years ago.
Drakengard 3 developer video and new prequel novella chapters
Square Enix has revealed the next set of chapters from Drakengard 3's prequel novella online today, as well as a new video interview with Art Director, Kimiko Fujisaka on the inspiration behind the game’s key characters and the game’s design process. Both novel and video can be viewed on the game's official website. Additionally, those who pre-order the game between now and launch day through Square Enix's online store will now receive six free PlayStation 3 themes featuring Zero, her…
5 years ago.
Drakengard 3 gets a Collector's Edition in PAL territories
Those in Europe will have a chance to grab a limited Collector's Edition of Drakengard 3 when it launches in Europe this May, Square Enix has announced today. Following frequent fan demand, the company has decided to print a special run of 2000 units including a number of exclusive goodies not available with the digital release. “The Collector’s Edition has been produced in response to fans’ requests for it to be made available across PAL territories,” said Larry Sparks, Vice President…
5 years ago.
Read the first part of Drakengard 3's online novella for free
Drakengard fans can read the first part of an online novel today, which features events that take place prior to those of Drakengard 3. The novella, titled "Zero" can be accessed through the game's newly designed website here. From there, fans can also watch a video interview with producer Takamasa Shiba, who provides his thoughts on the series after an eight year absence. Additionally, Square Enix has revealed the second tier of pre-order bonuses - which starts today - which…
5 years ago.
Drakengard 3 heads westward in May, gets its first English language trailer
Drakengard 3 is heading westward in May, Square Enix has revealed this morning. The game, which will be available digital only in Europe, will be sold through the PlayStation Network on May 21st - although final pricing information has yet to be announced. North American fans will be able to purchase a physical copy directly through Square Enix's own online store - as well as digitally through PSN - on May 20th. Square Enix also announced the Drakengard 3 Standard Edition…
5 years ago.
New Drakengard 3 screenshots coincide with its Japanese launch
Square Enix has readied up a brand new batch of Drakengard 3 screenshots in celebration of the game's launch in Japan today. The screenshots show off a wide selection of gameplay that includes weapons, dragon-based combat and some of the game's various enemies. The game will be coming to the west some time in 2014, although an official date has yet to be announced. Currently, you can pre-order it over at the official Square Enix Online Store. …
5 years ago.
Drakengard 3 advertisement, gameplay videos and Japanese DLC schedule
Ahead of Drakengard 3's release in Japan this week, Square Enix has released some new videos showing off both new gameplay footage along with a 3 minute romp detailing other parts of the game. Starting from the release day - December 19th - Drakengard 3 will receive its first bit of DLC with a color variation costume for main protagonist Zero. Following that Furiae and Nier outfits will drop on December 26th, Manah and Eris costumes in 2014 and after that…
5 years ago.
Drakengard 3 heads west to North America and Europe in 2014
In a move that can only be described as "shocking," Square Enix has decided to bring the upcoming action RPG Drakengard 3 overseas following its domestic release later this year. A prequel to the original Drakengard, Drakengard 3 transports players to a medieval world where six goddess-like sisters known as “Intoners” have brought peace to the earth with their power to manipulate magic through song. Harmony is disrupted, however, when the eldest sister, Zero, attempts to murder her younger sisters with…
5 years ago.
Fight across the sky in Drakengard 3's dragon battles
Drakengard 3 (Drag-on Dragoon 3 in Japan) - Square Enix's upcoming action RPG for PS3 - will host a number of different combat options including sky battles. By mounting her dragon Mikhail, protagonist Zero can take to the sky to battle enemies whilst evading multiple obstructions in the environment. Players can control Mikhail's breath attack through the use of a lock-on feature which allows for multiple targets to be struck at once. Zero has the ability to access a special mode…
5 years ago.
Drakengard website domain registered by Square Enix America
Square Enix's North American branch has recently registered the domain for Drakengardgame.com. Could this be hinting at a western release for the upcoming Acces Games-developed Drakengard 3, a potential HD remaster and/or PSN release of the original two games, both, or merely a counter to cybersquatting? Currently a western release for the PS3 title remains unannounced despite the previous two entries having made their way over in the earlier part of the 2000s. While domain registrations aren't necessarily solid proof of…