Tagged: Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest IX Sentinels of the Starry Skies

Dragon Quest IX Sentinels of the Starry Skies review

It may initially seem like an odd move for the latest Dragon Quest RPG to appear on the DS but I think it’s a good thing. Because they take an age to play I don’t actually feel like I’m wasting my time when playing it on the move. In this game you play as a guardian angel called a Celestrian who, thanks to a mishap at the beginning of the game, is thrown down to earth minus wings and a halo. You then gather a team and explore the land and do all the usual role-playing stuff you’d expect from...

Dragon Quest IX

Dragon Quest IX release date

It has long been thought that only Nintendo themselves could produce and sell games that sell multi millions of copes on their hardware. That is and always has been a myth; plenty of third party publishers are making a lot of money from Nintendo systems. Square Enix are probably the chief example of this with their Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest series. Dragon Quest IX Sentinels of the Starry Skies for DS has already sold almost five million copies in Japan alone and now a year later it’s time for the USA and Europe to raise that number even higher....

Dragon Quest Monsters Joker

Dragon Quest Monsters Joker review

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker (or DQM for short) is what I would call a Pokémon type game. These titles generally start off with you controlling a young outcast who wants to become the world champion of this and that by means of capturing wild creatures, training them to be stronger fighters by throwing them into a ring of combat with other wild creatures that in turn you want to capture to battle even stronger monsters later on. If I were to do this in real life the RSPCA would come arrest me (and rightly so). As you can probably tell...