Dragon Quest XI gets a western release date in 2018
There is no question that the Switch is ready for the Dragon Quest franchise, now it seems like were going to get one. Square Enix today are teasing that Dragon Quest XI will be coming soon, and since Nintendo only has the Switch out currently, I think its safe to assume it will be on Switch. Dragon Quest X was a a great sucess, leaving both long time fans, and newer ones stunned with its beautiful environments and awesome game play. Dragon Quest XI is out in Japan so for the west it’s not yet confirmed what platforms it will be on, as the Japanese version of Dragon Quest 11 launches on PS4 and 3DS this week, with a Switch release still in the works.
Fans of great stories, captivating art and alluring music are certain to rejoice with today’s announcement from SQUARE ENIX® that DRAGON QUEST® XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age TM will be coming to the West next year.
The highly anticipated latest entry to the beloved DRAGON QUEST video game franchise follows the adventure of a hero who must solve the mystery of his fate with the aid of a charming cast of supporting characters. DRAGON QUEST XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age will offer a world of adventure, exploration and instances of heroism— all brought to life by the character art of famed manga artist Akira Toriyama and the memorable music of composer Koichi Sugiyama.
In an accompanying video, DRAGON QUEST creator Yuji Horii introduces an overview of the game and offers an update on the game’s localization process.
Square released this special video to tease and thank fans
More details about the Western version will be revealed in Fall 2017. This title is not yet rated. Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website atwww.esrb.org for more information about ratings.