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While it is the eleventh mainline entry in the critically acclaimed series, DRAGON QUEST XI S is a completely standalone experience that features entirely new characters, a beautifully detailed world, finely tuned turn-based combat, and an immersive story that will appeal to longtime fans and franchise newcomers alike.
The Definitive Edition includes all the content from the original release of the acclaimed DRAGON QUEST XI, and adds extra character-specific scenarios, the choice of playing with the original soundtrack or a grand orchestral version of the music, the ability to switch between 2D and 3D graphic modes, a Japanese voice-acting option, and much more!
Release Date: December 4th, 2020
The young hero sets forth into an unknown world on a journey to unravel the mystery of his past… but the welcome he receives is far from warm. Upon revealing his identity to the King, the hero is branded as “The Darkspawn” and hunted by a relentless army.
Fleeing from his pursuers, the hero assembles a band of endearing adventurers who believe he is actually The Luminary reborn. The hero and his newfound companions embark on a quest that will take them across continents and over vast oceans as they learn of an ominous threat facing the world.
- Unravel an Epic Mystery in a Riveting Tale – DRAGON QUEST XI tells the tale of a hunted hero: denigrated as a demon and pursued by a malicious monarch, you must embark on a quest to unravel the mystery of your fate and save a doomed world. At the heart of the game is an immersive story with twists and turns that pull you in and keep you craving more – from the opening cutscene to the final credits!
- Assemble a Colorful Cast of Loyal Companions – Accompanying the hero on his quest is an endearing band of adventurers with their own rich backstories and personalities as diverse as their designs. The Definitive Edition adds new story scenarios to learn more about some of your favorite companions.
- Explore a Beautiful, Living World in 3D or 2D – Switch between 3D HD or 2D 16-bit modes to explore the massive, gorgeous world or Erdrea. Excitement lurks around every corner as players explore populous cities, quaint villages, magnificent castles, and dark dungeons. NPC’s attend to their daily schedules, monsters change behaviors to fit their environments, and players can access new areas with the use of monstrous vehicles.
- Personalize your Adventure – Customize your audio experience by selecting options for the original in-game soundtrack or a new orchestral version of the music, as well as English or Japanese voice audio. Spice up the adventure with three new Draconian Quest settings that challenge even the most seasoned adventurers.
- Engage in Classic Battles with a Modern Twist – DRAGON QUEST XI’s strategic battle system eases players into combat with an accessible experience that features mechanics simple enough for the novice but with enough depth to satisfy hardcore fans. Vanquish your foes even quicker with the option to speed up battle by 2x or 4x!
- Save and Share Every Moment – Immortalize your adventure with photo mode. Pose each of the characters and snap some pictures with the beautifully designed world of Erdrea as your backdrop
- Relive Iconic DRAGON QUEST Memories – Dive into the 16-bit world of Tickington and journey to past DRAGON QUEST worlds reimagined in retro style. Unlock special equipment and new bosses by overcoming challenging side quests.