New Hori keyboard is both metal and gosh-darn cute - destructoid

New Hori keyboard is both metal and gosh-darn cute

7:00 PM on 03.04.2013

Jason Cabral

Contributor

No Metal Slimes were harmed in the making of this keyboard.

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 videogame flavor into them. Hori has worked with the Dragon Quest franchise in the past, but this time they are looking to make things a bit more metal.

This adorable little collector's item is a fully functional USB keyboard that can be used in conjunction with the upcoming Dragon Quest X on Wii U. All of the individual Metal Slime figures can be removed for easy storage or left on for maximum awesomeness. Hori is looking to release the keyboard this spring at ¥4980 or $53 USD, but there is no word yet on a North America release.

Now if Hori could release their Metal Slime army around the Dragon Quest X North America release, I think that will make many a fan boy's year.

PHOTO GALLERY (BETA)

Tip: swipe to browse, use your arrow keys, or hover to pause

Get comment replies by email.     settings



Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our comment moderators

Can't see comments? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this. Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your security software's whitelist.

Jason Cabral
Contributor follow
 jasondcabral
~ destructoid FOLLOWS: ~
Dragon Quest X

10:30 AM on 09.10.2014
Dragon Quest X update

Dragon Quest X sales and shipments stopped for 3DS temporarily

Square Enix wants to get the game under control
8:00 AM on 09.07.2014
Dragon Quest X update

Square Enix wants to bring Dragon Quest X west

Wanting isn't enough
11:00 PM on 07.16.2014
Dragon Quest X update

Cruise along on this Slime segway in Dragon Quest X

Mall coppin' on my Slime
1:30 PM on 07.14.2014
Dragon Quest X update

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

Lookin' good
11:00 PM on 07.07.2014
Dragon Quest X update

Square Enix announces Dragon Quest X for 3DS

More platforms in Japan, but still no localization in sight
11:30 AM on 05.28.2014
Dragon Quest X update

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

August release in Japan
3:30 PM on 03.28.2014
Dragon Quest X update

Dragon Quest X has sold 1 million copies

Since 2012 launch
6:45 PM on 11.27.2013
Dragon Quest X update

Square Enix doing crossover with FFXI, XIV, and DQX

Flanservice
4:30 PM on 11.20.2013
Dragon Quest X update

Dragon Quest X Version 2 gets a colorful trailer

No word if we get it
9:30 PM on 07.10.2013
Dragon Quest X update

Square may yet release Dragon Quest X outside of Japan

And if they do, it will be different

View allpowered by:  MM.Elephant

. . .



Ads on destructoid may be purchased from:



Please contact Crave Online, thanks!


. . .





MORE FROM destructoid

1

Review: Kerbal Space Program

by Jordan Devore


2

Review: Tropico 5

by Robert Summa


3

Review: Pleasant Dreams

by Darren Nakamura


4

Review: Wolfenstein: The Old Blood

by Chris Carter


5

Review: Cosmophony

by Darren Nakamura


6

Review: Light Bound

by Chris Carter


7

Review: Chroma Squad

by Josh Tolentino


8

Review: Crypt of the NecroDancer

by Patrick Hancock


9

Review: The Weaponographist

by Chris Carter


10

Review: Hearthstone: Blackrock Mountain

by Chris Carter





Back to Top