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Dragon Quest X now coming to Nintendo NX, PS4 (Update)

Wait, what?
Jul 28
[Update: Speaking to IGN, Square Enix backpedaled, saying NX is only "under consideration."] In addition to revealing Dragon Quest XI, Square Enix just announced a pair of new platforms for its predecessor. Dragon Quest ...

Dragon Quest X sales and shipments stopped for 3DS temporarily

Square Enix wants to get the game under control
Sep 10
Dragon Quest X hit the 3DS in Japan, and it did so well that Square Enix is temporarily halting the shipments of the game. Wait, what? Due to a huge number of players flooding into the game at the same time, as well as the st...

Square Enix wants to bring Dragon Quest X west

Wanting isn't enough
Sep 07
Square Enix producers Yuu Miyake and Noriyoshi Fujimoto told Siliconera they would "love to" publish Dragon Quest X overseas. That doesn't mean it's terribly likely, though. “In terms of this being an MMO, again, we hav...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Square Enix doing crossover with FFXI, XIV, and DQX

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Dragon Quest X on Wii U will use cloud saves

Don't worry about storage space
Dec 05
Worried about storage space? Don't be. The latest Nintendo Direct tells us that Dragon Quest X will use the cloud to hold saves for this MMO, according to Inside Games. So, no messing with silly external USB storage, especially for those that have the 8GB standard Wii U system. A new Japanese trailer also surfaced from this morning's event. It looks beautiful! Enjoy.

Dragon Quest X orchestral album out today

Surely to be a suite collection of music!
Dec 05
You can always count on a great soundtrack from the Dragon Quest franchise, and that's mainly because series mainstay Koichi Sugiyama has been at the music's helm since its inception. That, and his scores for each title are i...

Dragon Quest X sells nearly half a million in first week

Aug 09
Dragon Quest X has managed to shift more than 420,311 units in its first week at market, according to Famitsu and Enterbrain. Launching a week ago today, August 2nd, the Japanese release of the online role-player marks one of...

Square Enix wants to support Dragon Quest X for ten years

Aug 03
Japanese newspaper Nikkei is reporting that Square Enix wants to support Dragon Quest X for the next ten years with downloadable content. Yes, ten years. The plan is to release new content for the game every ten weeks, with s...

Here's a ton of Dragon Quest X footage

Jul 30
Fresh from Japan's Nintendo Direct is this video of nearly 40 solid minutes of Dragon Quest X video. Those curious about the upcoming Wii MMO (releasing in Japan on August 2nd) will find plenty to check out in this presentat...

Adorable Dragon Quest X plushies bundled with item codes

Jun 13
Plushies are cute and soft and huggable, but when was the last time one was actually useful? When has a plushie graduated from mere decorative artifact? When has a plushie saved your life!? These new Dragon Quest X stuffed cr...

This Dragon Quest keyboard is daww'some

Jun 01
I'm not usually keen on posting novelty hardware, but I must admit, I have a deep weakness for Dragon Quest's slimes. As a result, I found this Dragon Quest X-flavored keyboard from Hori too awesome to resist! There's a lot o...

Dragon Quest X drops in Japan on August 2

Apr 26
August is looking to be a big month for Nintendo platforms. New Super Mario Bros. 2 will be in one corner, launching the 3DS into the stratosphere once again, while Dragon Quest X will also be in the other corner, granting th...

Dragon Quest X has a bunch of new screenshots

Oct 19
Here is a bunch of screens for Square Enix's kinda-MMO-but-not-really Dragon Quest X. For some reason, Square has a habit of putting out small, poor quality images, so expect it to look a bit better than these shots suggest.&...

Dragon Quest X must be played online, will have usage fee

Sep 06
After yesterday's deluge of Dragon Quest X information, it has come to light that, contrary to original reports, Dragon Quest X will require a permanent online connection in order to play. According to Square Enix, ...

Loads and loads of Dragon Quest X info and footage

Sep 05
[Update: We're hearing grumblings that Dragon Quest X may require you to have your console connected to the internet for the majority of the game's running time, even if you're playing single player. More on this as we get i...

Dragon Quest X still for Wii, will go online

Sep 05
[Update: An enhanced Wii U port is also on the way. Read more about that, plus other details, over here.] Over in Japan right now, Square Enix is holding a Dragon Quest conference in which Dragon Quest X is finally revea...

Could Dragon Quest X be an early Wii U title

Jun 22
Square Enix is currently looking into Wii U support. Someone at a recent Square Enix shareholders meeting had a great idea: How about putting that long-awaited Dragon Quest X on the Wii U instead of the Wii.  According t...

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