Dragon Quest X

Square Enix

Square Enix has announced their lineup for the Tokyo Game Show 2013, which will take place from 19 till 22 September 2013.

- Call of Duty Ghosts (PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One)
- Dragon Quest X (Wii, Wii U)
- Dragon Quest: Monster Parade (Browser)
- Drag on Dragoon 3 (PlayStation 3)
- Final Fantasy X / X-2 Remaster (PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita)
- Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)
- Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4)
- Final Fantasy XV (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
- Kingdom Hearts III (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
- Kingdom Hearts chi (Browser)
- Thief (PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)
- Wolfenstein: The New Order (PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

Why are Call of Duty Ghosts and Wolfenstein: The New Order on the list? Well, since Square Enix is the publisher for these games in Japan.

Square Enix

Square Enix has announced that Dragon Quest X: Rise of the Five Tribes Online, the MMORPG which was released last year on the Wii and 3 months ago on the Wii U, will also be released on PC on 26 September. They've also released a benchmark and you can sign up for the beta (if you can read Japanese). The normal version will cost ¥3990 and and a Special Edition which comes with a controller and token will cost ¥9800.

Sadly no Western release has been announced yet.

Square Enix

Earlier this week Square Enix held a press conference in Japan to release more information about the game in the Dragon Quest series that is currently in development: Dragon Quest X: Mezameshi Itsutsu no Shuzoku Online.

Dragon Quest X logo

Since the game was announced back in December 2008 almost nothing was known about the title, only that it will be released on the Nintendo Wii. The game will now also be released on the Nintendo Wii U and will be developed by Square Enix (not like VIII and IX that was developed by Level-5). Yosuke Saito (Nier) will be the producer.

The game takes place in the world of Astortia, which has 5 continents and 5 races. It will feature a job changing system. The game will also have a online feature, which have to paid extra for.

Dragon Quest X screenshot

Dragon Quest X will be released in Japan in 2012.

During a press conference in Tokyo held by Square Enix yesterday, Yuji Horii, creator of the Dragon Quest series has announced that Dragon Quest X will be released on the Nintendo Wii.

Yuji Horii also announced that Dragon Quest IX will be released in Japan on 28th March 2009 on the Nintendo DS. The rumours that the game will also be released on the Nintendo Wii seems to be false.

Today Square Enix has opened the official Japanese website the game.

» Official website

Source: Gigazine

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