Dragon Quest Heroes
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II Debut Trailer, gameplay, multiplayer details and more
Square Enix premiered the first Japanese trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End today. Other than the two main protagonist you can select from at the beginning at the game, the new characters who will be making their debut in this game include: Gabo (DQVII), Maribel (DQVII), Meena (DQIV), Torneko (DQIV), Angelo (DQVIII) and Carver (DQVI). Carver will be voiced by Hiroki Yasumoto. You can learn skills that come with the weapon after using it for…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II protagonists' Japanese voice actors revealed
Today, Square Enix revealed that Mirai Moriyama will be voicing the male protagonist 'Razel' and Emi Takei who will voice female protagonist 'Tereshia' in Dragon Quest Heroes II: The Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End. This will mark the first time Mirai Moriyama and Emi Takei voice a character in the Dragon Quest series. Moriyama-san has been playing the Dragon Quest games since his childhood. This is what he had to say about receiving the role to play the male protagonist…
3 years ago.
New and returning Dragon Quest series characters are coming to Dragon Quest Heroes II
Old and new characters alike will be making their appearance in Dragon Quest Heroes II, Weekly Jump confirms. Scans surfacing from the magazine this week detail the addition of six new Dragon Quest series characters as well as the return of five heroes from the first game. Newcomers include Minea (DQIV), Angelo (DQVIII), Maribel (DQ VII), Gabo (DQ VII), Carver (DQ VI), and Torneko (DQ IV). The confirmed returning cast includes fan favorites Terry (DQ VI), Alena (DQ IV), Jessica (DQ…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II first screenshots, artwork and details
Following its appearance in magazines this week, Square Enix has released the first official media and screenshots for its upcoming action RPG sequel Dragon Quest Heroes II. Once again developed in collaboration with Koei Tecmo, Dragon Quest Heroes II will feature multiplayer for the first time. Square Enix will be releasing the game's first trailer during a broadcast called "Dragon Quest Heroes: The Live" on February 24th at 15:00 local time. Dragon Quest Heroes II focuses on the story of seven…
3 years ago.
A look at the new cast of Dragon Quest Heroes II
Weekly Jump has the latest scoop on Dragon Quest Heroes II - the action RPG sequel to the Koei Tecmo developed original due out in Japan this Spring. The magazine introduces a handful of new protagonists - each of which were designed by series mainstay Akira Toriyama. Razel is the game's male protagonist. As a proud, newly-minted knight he's an official candidate student in Gywall who is studying abroad in the neighboring country of Orenka. Razel is passionate and energetic.…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes II launches on May 27th in Japan
Just in time for the series' birthday, Dragon Quest Heroes II will be launching across PS3, PS4 and PS Vita on May 27th Square Enix revealed today. Though we've very little information on the action RPG sequel, we do know the male protagonist from the first game won't be appearing in this installment. Square Enix declined to share any new information on the game at their 30th anniversary event, however, further updates can be expected in usual places such as…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes launches on PC December 3rd
Square Enix has officially confirmed the PC release for Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below - set for a December 3rd release. The game - available for pre-purchase from Steam now - will be coming in at $59.99 and include the 13 downloadable Slime weapons that released with the PS4 version. Those who pre-order the game will also receive 10% off the original price. Read on for the full details: …
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below Review
Dragon Quest. Most of the discussion around the series these days seems to be a lack of localization. Not only is the newest “mainline” title Dragon Quest X missing in action, but several remakes of classic titles have been forgone. Has Square Enix given up on Dragon Quest in the west? Will Nintendo localize? OMG! Should I start my “localize Dragon Quest XI” fan campaign yet? Hold up... Toss out that baggage for just a minute... Here’s an actual Dragon Quest game coming…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes "Call to Arms!" launch trailer
Today, Dragon Quest Heroes The World's Tree and The Blight Below has launched exclusively on PlayStation 4 in North America, and Square Enix has released the launch trailer titled "Call to Arms!" to celebrate. The game will be launching in Europe and Australia on October 16th. Check out the trailer below. http://youtu.be/OChMVvK-Jds…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes: Infographic details evolution of franchise monsters
With Dragon Quest Heroes set to launch overseas next week, Square Enix has prepared a new infographic introducing fans to some of the monsters they'll encounter in the game. Those familiar with the series might recognize foes such as slime, metal slime, healslime and gigantes. The infographic details each of these originating from games such as the original Dragon Quest and Dragon Quest II and how they have evolved to the modern 3D graphics seen in Dragon Quest Heroes. …
3 years ago.
Square Enix details the characters of Dragon Quest Heroes
To better introduce fans to the characters of upcoming PS4 title Dragon Quest Heroes, Square Enix has released a new infographic featuring the playable cast both new and from the classic Dragon Quest franchise. Dragon Quest Heroes launches on PS4 in North America on October 13th. …
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes: King Doric’s Royal Overview Trailer
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below today titled "King Doric’s Royal Overview Trailer." The trailer showcases the skills list and the item shop, but the main focus of course is the 12 "Heroes" playable in the game proper. Four of these heroes can be selected to fight with you at once. Those who pre-order the game through the PlayStation store will also receive a PS4 static wallpaper theme…
3 years ago.
Male protagonist from first game won't appear in Dragon Quest Heroes II
The voice actor for the male protagonist from Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below going by the default name "Act" or also called "Luceus" will not be present in Dragon Quest Heroes II, Tori Matsuzaka confirmed on Twitter today. The voice actor expressed that “although Act won’t be in it, I still want to play..." あーやりたい。 非常にやりたい。 今回アクト出ないけど、やりたい。 #ドラクエ pic.twitter.com/Gu4fts4X42— 松坂桃李 (@MToriofficial) September 29, 2015 Dragon Quest Heroes II is due out in Japan on PS Vita, PlayStation 3 and…
3 years ago.
First look at Dragon Quest Heroes II in Jump magazine
The latest issue of Jump magazine gives us a first look at Dragon Quest Heroes II: Twin Kings and the Prophecy’s End. Not much is shown besides the one screenshot and a CG illustration of some of the monsters. The screenshot showcases four characters who have been previously revealed for the game including Terry, Maribel, Hassan and Jessica standing in front of a Balzack. The Dragon Quest monsters shown on the scan and set to be in are game are Balzack…
3 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes: New playthrough video
European Community Manager Dan Seto is back with another "Square Enix Plays" video. This footage is the first of a series about Dragon Quest Heroes, which was developed in cooperation between Square Enix and the Omega-Force development team at Koei Tecmo Games. https://youtu.be/TMgJ-yX8q04 Dan explains the basics of combat and mentions some differences between this title and others from Omega-Force. I got my hands on the game at Gamescom this year and was surprised by its personality, the deep game system and the challenging…
4 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes "The Heroes You Know" trailer
Square Enix has released a new trailer today for Dragon Quest Heroes - taking a look at the game's cast of characters both original and classic Dragon Quest alike. Those heading to PAX Prime this weekend can test their skills against the Gigantes battle demos, located at Square Enix's booth (#3646) and pick up a free slime-themed fan as well as a visit to the Slime Wall to smash slime bubbles. Dragon Quest Heroes will launch exclusively for PS4 in…
4 years ago.
Returning West: An Interview with the Developers of Dragon Quest Heroes
Dragon Quest has always held a sort of peculiar situation outside of Japan. With multiple entries delayed or outright absent in several regions, fans were left wondering if there ever would be any sort of consistency with the series missing a localization for several key Nintendo 3DS releases. That question was finally answered following the Japanese release of Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below - the first Dragon Quest back on PlayStation platforms in nearly…
4 years ago.
More than just Warriors: Dragon Quest Heroes Impressions
Dragon Quest has had a bit of a tricky situation internationally – with several prominent titles missing in action outside of Japan. The series really speaks to what some may point out as differences between the east and the west: that of traditional turn-based RPG’s versus fast-paced action titles, and more significantly, that of a region of the gaming world increasingly moving towards handheld machines and mobile devices versus one that still celebrates larger, blockbuster console releases. In fact, it has not been…
4 years ago.
Square Enix is bringing Dragon Quest Heroes and Final Fantasy Type-0 to San Diego Comic Con
San Diego Comic Con is gearing up this weekend and Square Enix is prepped to bring along a couple playable titles as well as a wealth of merchandise up for purchase. Alongside Dragon Quest Heroes - which was recently playable at E3 - fans will also be able to get their hands on Final Fantasy Type-0 HD for PC, which is said to include graphical options for high-end PC users, improved battle and camera controls as well as Steam community…
4 years ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes officially dated in North America, Collector's Edition announced
Dragon Quest Heroes will be officially launching in North America on October 13th, Square Enix has confirmed today after a series of retailer leaks. The game will be available in two flavors at launch - including a bonus-filled "Day One" edition along with a more expensive, heftier Collector's Edition exclusively available from Square Enix's own online store. The Slime Collector's Edition comes wrapped in a treasure chest-style box and includes bonus downloadable content and a selection of Slime-themed goodies. Both the Collector's…