Posts Tagged ‘Dragon Quest VI’

Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation – Staff Review

Dragon Quest is one of the biggest franchises in Japan, but it took much longer to catch on in North America. Americans did get access to the first four games, but after that, the series went into relative obscurity. We completely missed Dragon Quest V and VI. Were Dragon Quest games like largely unconnected Final Fantasy series, this would not be as big of a deal, but the Dragon Quest series is known for trilogies. The middle three games form what is known as the Zenithian trilogy, all telling a loosely connected tale about sacred equipment and the heroes that can use it. Despite coming third, Dragon Quest VI actually predates the others in the timeline and helps explain the origin of the myths that play such a central role in the set.

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Dragon Quest VI US Release On the Way

In a press release today, Nintendo of America announced that Dragon Quest VI will indeed see the light of day in North America.  Originally released back in 1995, DQVI is headed for a DS update and will be available in the US starting February 14.  Check out the press release in full courtesy of Business Wire.

Mass Media 02/18/10

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Mass Media 02/10/10

Disappointment is anger for wimps. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 02/10/10’ »

Mass Media 01/30/10

Sex on the beach didn’t live up to the hype.

The drink, that is. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 01/30/10’ »

Mass Media 01/14/10

The Chinese Stealth Armor is the only way to travel in Adams Air Force Base. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 01/14/10’ »

Mass Media 01/05/10

I appreciate Erika starting the year off slow. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 01/05/10’ »

Mass Media 12/29/09

Mass does not do this update justice. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 12/29/09’ »

Mass Media 12/17/09

SlayerGhaleon: Heeeeeeeeey Karl
SlayerGhaleon: Miku cosplay in new Tales game.
Karlinn: Graces? SOLD!
SlayerGhaleon: Yes, Graces.
* Karlinn endorses Miku appearances in any medium, even rockets to Venus: http://wiki.nicotech.jp/nico_tech/index.php?HatsuneMiku_to_Venus
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Mass Media 12/05/09

Max Talbot is a hilarious human being. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 12/05/09’ »

Mass Media 11/27/09

If any of you readers need a Christmas gift idea for me, I could use a new PS3 controller. Continue reading ‘Mass Media 11/27/09’ »

Mass Media 11/11/09

How come when it’s us, it’s an abortion, and when it’s a chicken, it’s an omelet? Continue reading ‘Mass Media 11/11/09’ »

Dragon Quest VI: Coming Soon to a Japan Near You

The DS version of Dragon Quest VI has just received a release date for Japan. The game is due for a January 28 launch, while North American and European dates have not yet been announced.

Source: Kotaku

Mass Media 10/22/09

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Mass Media 10/18/09

Mass Media 10/09/09

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Europe Goes Questing This Spring

Square Enix announced today that the DS remake of Dragon Quest V, Dragon Quest: Hand of the Heavenly Bride will be heading to Europe and other PAL territories this coming spring. It also confirmed the upcoming third part of the Zenithia trilogy, Dragon Quest: Realms of Reverie, though it’s listed only as “coming soon” and no specifics are give about a North American or PAL release.

Dragon Quest Re-Releases Announced for DS

Rarely one to package a game just once, Square-Enix has launched a site to announce the upcoming release of Dragon Quest IV for the Nintendo DS.  Last seen in North America as Dragon Warrior IV for the NES, way back in 1992, Dragon Quest IV has been confirmed with a release date of September 16 of this year.  Further releases are planned for Dragon Quest V and VI, though there is currently no further information about their release dates.