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Dragon Quest X

Cruise along on this Slime segway in Dragon Quest X


Mall coppin' on my Slime
Jul 16
Dragon Quest X will receive a retail release, but with a catch: there will be no cartridge inside. Instead, in the retail packaging, you will receive a code to download the game from the Nintendo eShop, a 60-day online play v... read
Dragon Quest X

See Dragon Quest X on the 3DS for the first time


Lookin' good
Jul 14
Dragon Quest X is coming to the 3DS in Japan, which will hopefully boost its sales a bit. It'll use "ultra steaming tech" to bring high quality visuals to the portable, alongside of extra buttons and a keyboard by way of the... read
Dragon Quest X

Square Enix announces Dragon Quest X for 3DS


More platforms in Japan, but still no localization in sight
Jul 07
[Update: Dragon Quest X uses cloud functionality for 3DS similar to that of the smartphone versions. This means the game runs via Square's servers, rather than natively on the handheld.] Let's face it, Dragon Quest X is ... read
Dragon Quest XI

Dragon Quest XI is in development now and will be headed for consoles


More Dragon Quest is always a good thing
Jun 12
Yuji Horii is always at the forefront of some awesome Dragon Quest news, and this time he's back with an update we can all sink our teeth into: Dragon Quest XI is in development, and will be making its way to consoles in the ... read
Dragon Quest

It's Slime time: Household items to add some Dragon Quest flair to the home


Slimin' makes me feel good
May 30
You may not know this about me, but Slimes are one of my favorite things in the wide world of gaming. I've got this adorable little pair of earbuds, a plush Slime, a keychain, and even the PlayStation controller, but I need m... read
Dragon Quest VIII

Dragon Quest VIII is headed to iOS shortly, so play it if you haven't yet


Don't worry, there are Slimes aplenty
May 28
Still haven't played and enjoyed Dragon Quest VIII? Is your PlayStation 2 gathering dust? One more question: Do you have an iPhone or iPad? You do? Awesome. You'll want to pick up the localized mobile version of the fantastic... read
Dragon Quest X

Square Enix announces Dragon Quest X: All In One Package edition


August release in Japan
May 28
Dragon Quest X is still going strong it seems, as Square Enix has announced a new package for it, set to drop in August. It's known as Dragon Quest X: All In One Package, and it'll combine the Sworn Guiding Ally and The ... read
Dragon Quest

Yuji Horii says next Dragon Quest game will be a 'weighty' title


Joke's on us if the game is just super heavy
May 22
If you've been clamoring for more Dragon Quest, only to be teased with mobile games and adventures out of your reach, sit back and relax -- it's all smooth sailing from here on out. At least, I hope. Dragon Quest creator Yuji... read
New Dragon Quest

A new Dragon Quest game is in the works


Accidental reveal at Niconico Chokaigi?
Apr 27
Square Enix is presently developing the next Dragon Quest game, series creator Yuji Horii let slip at this weekend's Niconico Chokaigi event in Chiba, Japan. Interestingly enough though, Horii might have been speaking out of ... read

Dragon Quest X has sold 1 million copies


Since 2012 launch
Mar 28
Square Enix's Dragon Quest X has sold 1 million copies since release, says producer Yosuke Saito. That's good news, but I wonder if they expected this console MMO to do better than this, sooner than this.  The Wii a... read

Square Enix trademarks The Seeds of Salvation


Dragon Quest?
Jan 21
The sharp eyes of Siliconera found Japanese trademarks for The Seeds of Salvation and Luminaries of the Legendary Line last year. And now they've found a trademark for The Seeds of Salvation filed in the United... read
DQVIII mobile

Dragon Quest VIII the latest Square game going mobile


Par for the Quest
Dec 02
Dragon Quest VIII is hitting the mobile market in Japan on December 12, coming to iPad, iPhone, and Android. It looks so weird in vertical format. Square seems to be on a quest to drag all of its existing games onto mobile phones. Meanwhile, I patiently await news on a Final Fantasy XII HD for the PS4/Vita. read
Square MMO crossover

Square Enix doing crossover with FFXI, XIV, and DQX


Flanservice
Nov 27
If you're like me and you're not playing Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, Dragon Quest X, or Final Fantasy XI, but you're a series fan, skip right ahead to the gallery for some novel fan service. Look at the tiny golem! Loo... read
Dragon Quest

New Dragon Quest might get localized, trademarks spotted


English trademarks hint at possible western localization
Nov 24
It's been quite some time since a new Dragon Quest game has graced these shores, but if recent trademark sightings indicate anything, our fortunes might just be turning for the better in the near future.  Uncovered over ... read
Dragon Quest X expansion

Dragon Quest X Version 2 gets a colorful trailer


No word if we get it
Nov 20
If you don't want to watch the whole thing because you're still disappointed Dragon Quest X has yet to leave Japan, at least catch the delightful final 15 seconds or so. Dragon Quest X released on the Wii to great success. I... read
FF, DQ, Tales collab

Dream on: Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, Tales crossover


Still your quivering loins
Oct 17
What happens when Dragon Quest, Final Fantasy, and Tales producers Yosuke Saito, Shinji Hashimoto, and Hideo Baba share space in Japanese monthly V Jump? JRPG nerds fangasm off into the sunset. A snippet of possible collabora... read
Dragon Quest VIII

Watch Dragon Quest VIII mobile in action


It's looking good!
Oct 10
Last we heard, Dragon Quest I-VIII were heading to the iOS and Android platforms in Japan as ports. Compliments of Famitsu, we can now get a closer look at how it operates, including a taste of the radial movement wheel for ... read
Dragon Quest I-VIII

Dragon Quest I-VIII heading to iOS and Android


Most of these are must plays
Oct 08
In addition to a new iOS and Android Dragon Quest game, it seems as if Square Enix has something more exciting up their sleeve -- ports of Dragon Quest I through VIII! Although they haven't been confirmed outside of Japan, th... read
Dragon Quest iOS/Android

Dragon Quest Monsters Super Light coming to iOS & Android


I hope it's good
Oct 08
Square Enix keeps churning out Dragon Quest games at a decent rate, and now, you can add an iOS and Android game to that mix, by the name of Dragon Quest Monsters. A teaser site has been created, but it doesn't offer much outside of a logo and some old school sound effects. The site merely lists it as an "RPG," so right now, details are pretty scarce. Dragon Quest [Square Enix] read

Dragon Quest X is coming to iOS and Android


In Japan, that is
Sep 30
Square Enix is working with NTT Docomo and Ubitus Inc to bring online MMORPG Dragon Quest X to mobile platforms in Japan. This is more of a streaming application than a full port, using Ubitus' cloud tech for online play. Thi... read
DQ: Monster Parade

Enjoy the art of F2P Dragon Quest: Monster Parade


Game will probably be a Dragon Mess, but the art is the Dragon Best
Aug 19
Dragon Quest: Monster Parade is Square Enix's latest free-to-play PC venture, this time with its venerable Dragon Quest franchise. According to Siliconera, it's a "real time adventure parade," and will feature items you can b... read
Dragon Quest Monsters 2

Dragon Quest Monsters 2 coming to 3DS in Japan


'Localization?' jests the monsters at Square Enix
Aug 01
Foolishly, one of the bigger reasons I wanted to pick up a 3DS was for the remake of a Gameboy Color favorite, Dragon Warrior Monsters (Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry's Wonderland in Japan). Unfortunately, Dragon Quest Monsters... read
Square Enix

Square may yet release Dragon Quest X outside of Japan


And if they do, it will be different
Jul 10
It's been nearly a year since Dragon Quest X first launched for the Nintendo Wii. Since then, Square Enix has released a Wii U version of the online role-playing game and there's a PC port in the works as well. Awesome. Sound... read
Dragon Quest X

Dragon Quest X is coming to PC


Still no word if the game will ever cross the Pacific
Jun 22
Square Enix announced today on a special ten-hour Dragon Quest X livestream that the once-Nintendo exclusive will be coming to PC on September 26 in Japan. The base game will retail for ¥ 3990 Yen (roughly ... read

Japanese rigged PC auto-levels Dragon Quest X characters


On sale at Yahoo! auctions now!
May 31
Hey, cheater! Want to level up but don't want to put in the time? Playing Dragon Quest X? One smart Japanese gamer has come up with a way to rig up a PC that will leve your DQX character up while you are off enjoying the suns... read
First week sales in Japan are shockingly low
Square Enix expressed disappointment a couple months ago with the performance of Dragon Quest X on Wii, despite the MMO outpacing the sales and subscription retention of Final Fantasy XI, the most profitable FF ever. With the... read feature

Dragon Quest X

Everybody dies in this Dragon Quest X trailer


Wii U up-port is just about ready to touch down in Japan
Mar 08
This new Dragon Quest X trailer is brought to you by the concept of death. Death: the great inevitability for us all. The opening seconds show the typical burning RPG village, all the motionless villagers strewn about, befor... read
Hori

New Hori keyboard is both metal and gosh-darn cute


No Metal Slimes were harmed in the making of this keyboard.
Mar 04
I have been trying to get into the Dragon Quest series of games for a few years now, mostly from the positive response that RPG players have given the series. I also love finding regular everyday items that get an infusion of... read
Dragon Quest X

Dragon Quest X Wii U dated March 30 for Japan


Beta test will begin on March 6
Feb 18
We still lack a Western release announcement for the "oh so horribly performing" Dragon Quest X, but Japan finally has a solid date for the Wii U version: March 30. It will cost ¥6980 (~$74) and include 20 free days of pl... read
Dragon Quest VII

Dragon Quest VII 3DS sells nearly a million week 1


Yep, Dragon Quest is still popular
Feb 13
Oh no, you guys! Square Enix is slightly disappointed in Dragon Quest X's sales performance! Despite it's clearly doing well, the MMO is not hitting whatever magical expectations SE set for it. I guess that means the DQ brand... read
Dragon Quest X sales

Dragon Quest X growing steadily, not hitting expectations


Square Enix in financial slump due in part to the Wii MMO
Feb 11
Square Enix recently reported a loss for the April to December 2012 period, the first loss since Square and Enix joined forces back in 2003. There are several reasons why this situation, but MSN Japan fingers a specific offen... read
Slime

Best convenience store grocery bag ever: slime bag!


Japan wins again
Jan 24
Japanese convenience store chain Lawson was already beyond amazing with their fried treats, assortment of novelty ice creams, and well-stocked fresh food section, but they've leveled up even further with their choice of groce... read






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