Dragon Quest XI
3 months ago.
The demo for Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition is available now
The demo version of Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition is available now for download on the Nintendo Eshop for free, allowing new and returning players the chance to experience the Switch version of Dragon Quest XI ahead of its September 27 release. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWpwTfwitjo Additionally, the Champion's Pack DLC is also available as a free download and offers five sets of items as a special thank you to players who purchased the game. These items include: Vests…
3 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI S trailer shares a look at the World of Erdrea
Square Enix has gone live with a new trailer for Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition due out for Nintendo Switch on September 27. Dragon Quest XI S consists of the original game with newly added content such as character-specific stories, fully orchestrated music score, side-quests to journey into past Dragon Quest worlds, and the feature to switch not only between HD and retro 16-bit visuals, but also Japanese and English voice tracks. The video…
4 months ago.
A Dragon Quest XI S demo is coming to Japan; bonus rewards and more
At a stage event during this year's Dragon Quest Summer Festival in Tokyo, Japan, Square Enix revealed a demo for Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition will be coming to Nintendo Switch. A release date has yet to be announced, but the company did reveal some new and interesting tidbits regarding the full game. Read the full details below: Demo Bonus Rewards Those who keep ahold of their save data from the demo will receive a bonus Skill…
5 months ago.
Check out 30 minutes of Dragon Quest XI S gameplay on Switch
Within the show-floors of E3 2019, Nintendo has shared up to 30 glorious minutes of Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition via their Nintendo Treehouse: Live livestream. The video below showcases the new features exclusive to the Definitive Edition, extended gameplay in 2D mode, and a deep-dive look into the ability to visit past Dragon Quest worlds. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J64FvzrDjh8 Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition is set to release worldwide…
5 months ago.
The "Hero" protagonists from Dragon Quest is coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
During the Nintendo Direct E3 2019 broadcast, the company revealed the "Hero" protagonists from the Dragon Quest series will join the roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as the next downloadable content fighter. Releasing this summer, players will able to play as the Hero in different appearances from throughout the series including: Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation View the reveal trailer…
5 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition coming this September for the Switch
During the E3 special Nintendo Direct presentation, Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition appeared briefly with a brand-new trailer that announced the official release date and showcased many of the new features that are coming to the Switch edition. Scheduled to release on September 27, 2019, fans new and old alike will be able to embark on a grand quest as the Luminary, the hero chosen by Yggdrasil, the world tree, to save the world of…
9 months ago.
Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition coming to North America this Fall
Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition is coming to the Nintendo Switch this Fall for North America, as was announced on the Nintendo Direct livestream event today. Dragon Quest XI S will feature some new options, allowing fans to switch between HD graphics or old-school 16-bit visuals, Japanese or English audio, the option to choose between the original or new orchestral soundtrack and more. This version of the game will also feature newly added character specific…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI for Nintendo Switch is now called "Dragon Quest XI S"
During their Dragon Quest Paradise News Station event at Tokyo Game Show 2018, Square Enix has announced the Switch version for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is getting a bit of a make-over to its name. Now titled "Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age S", the "S" in the title represent the words "Switch", "Special" and "Seiyuu" (Voice Actor), according to Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii. This could suggest that the game may receive Japanese…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI Review
Around over a decade ago now Dragon Quest VIII was first released on the PlayStation 2.  At that time, I didn't know much about Dragon Quest.  My cousin had bought the game in order to get the Final Fantasy XII demo that came with it but he never really got into the game.  I asked him if I could borrow it to play it and he pretty much just gave it to me.  I remember when I first started playing…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI "Prologue" trailer and English version gameplay
We're but a week away from the arrival of the eleventh-numbered Dragon Quest game, and Square Enix has shared a new Prologue trailer highlighting the game. In addition to that, we've been playing the game early and have captured 30 minutes of footage from select portions of the game. This includes combat, exploration, and a look at a casino city. Dragon Quest XI is a massive RPG, and while our review is still in the works, look forward to it arriving…
1 year ago.
New Dragon Quest XI trailer reveals Dragon Quest VIII costume
A new surprise trailer for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age was uploaded on the official Dragon Quest youtube channel today. The short video reveals that players will be able to wear the full attire of the protagonist from Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King, allowing fans the chance to relive their favorite DQVIII memories. According to the clip, the outfit is entirely free and will be in player's inventory as soon as their adventure begins. You can…
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest XI highlights its playable cast with a Loyal Companions trailer
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age will arrive overseas in merely a month, and today Square Enix shared a new trailer and screenshots showcasing the game's playable cast. In addition to the protagnist, there's the thief Erik, the pint-sized caster Veronica, the healer Serena, the entertainer Sylvando, martial artist Jade, and a mysterious old man named Rab. Dragon Quest XI releases on September 4th for PlayStation 4 and Steam. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pp8BEOHPf7M …
1 year ago.
Dragon Quest creator Yuji Horii is scheduled to make an appearance at Anime Expo 2018
Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii will be attending Anime Expo 2018 in Downtown Los Angeles in July, according to Square Enix, and he will be signing autographs at the Square Enix Booth throughout the convention weekend. Below are the following times he will be available for an autograph session: Friday, July 6, 10:30am to 12:00pm Saturday, July 7, 10:30am to 11:30am Saturday July 7, 2:30pm to 3:30pm The autograph tickets will be distributed at the Dragon Quest area of the Square…
1 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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…
1 year 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…
1 year 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…