Square Enix confirms a Western release for its action RPG
Hi there PlayStation Blog readers! Dragon Quest Heroes releases in Japan tomorrow, so I thought now would be a good time to share an exciting announcement with you all – Dragon Quest Heroes is officially coming to the West!
That’s right! You read that correctly, the announcement is real – Dragon Quest Heroes will be coming to Europe and North America in 2015, exclusively for PlayStation 4 and will be available as both a boxed physical release and a digital download via PlayStation Store. So if you were thinking about importing Dragon Quest Heroes because that would be the only way you’d get to play it, you no longer have to!
Dragon Quest Heroes marks the first time the series will be a full scale action-RPG and it’s a ton of fun!
So here’s a little bit about the game itself. In Dragon Quest Heroes, the protagonists must rise up against insurmountable odds, challenging swarms of enemies and conquering gigantic monsters in an exhilarating action game. Filled with characters and monsters designed by world-renowned artist Akira Toriyama, Dragon Quest Heroes is brought to the PlayStation 4 in beautiful HD graphics.
Both Yuji Horii, the general director and creator of Dragon Quest, and Koichi Sugiyama, the composer closely tied to the series since its first instalment and creator of countless musical masterpieces instilled in the memory of series fans, are closely involved in bringing this title to life.
Furthermore, ω-Force (Omega Force) from Koei Tecmo, the team that has created numerous popular action game series, is taking part in its development.
Dragon Quest Heroes is a game that Dragon Quest fans and gamers with all kinds of interests will enjoy.
We’ll have loads more details in the coming months, so be on the lookout for those updates and be prepared to get very excited! We hope you guys are as happy and hyped about this as we are!
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