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Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past

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Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past
ドラゴンクエストVII エデンの戦士たち
Doragon Kuesuto Sebun Eden no Senshi-tachi
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Developer(s): ArtePiazza
Square Enix
Publisher(s): JP: Square Enix
NA/EU: Nintendo
Platform: Nintendo 3DS, iOS, Android
Category: Role-playing
Players: 1
Predecessor: Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation
Successor: Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
Copyrights: N/A
Release dates
N. America:

September 16, 2016[1]

Japan:

February 7, 2013

Europe:

September 16, 2016

Australia:

September 17, 2016

S. Korea:

September 21, 2016

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Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is the seventh main installment in Square Enix's Dragon Quest series. Originally released for the PlayStation (under the name "Dragon Warrior VII" in North America), the game was later remade for Nintendo 3DS under its current name, released in Japan in 2013. The Nintendo 3DS version was later released internationally in 2016, published by Nintendo.

Blurb[edit]

E3 2016 website[edit]

TRAVEL TO THE PAST TO SAVE THE PRESENT IN THIS TIMELESS QUEST

Travel to the past to save the present as you restore forgotten lands and battle an unknown evil in this classic DRAGON QUEST adventure -­ completely reimagined from the ground up for the Nintendo 3DS system. Customize your party from more than 30 vocations and level up in turn-based battles to learn new spells and abilities in this timeless quest!

Features:

  • Rebuilt visuals and a complete retelling of the story make this a fresh way to experience this classic game.
  • Explore a beautifully designed world that you shape as you travel back and forth in time.
  • Meet an iconic cast of classic characters and monsters designed by critically acclaimed manga and game artist Akira Toriyama.
  • Customize your party from more than 30 vocations and level up in turn-based battles to learn new spells and abilities.
  • Expand and share your adventure even more with the StreetPass feature - send and receive traveler’s tablets to explore new dungeons that contain rare monsters and unique equipment.

Nintendo website[edit]

Travel to the past to save the present as you restore forgotten lands and battle an unknown evil in this classic Dragon Quest adventure completely rebuilt from the ground up for the Nintendo 3DS system. Customize your party with over 30 classes and rank up in turn-based battles to learn new spells and abilities in this timeless quest!

Featuring character and monster designs from acclaimed artist Akira Toriyama, in the Dragon Quest VII game, you’ll explore an ever-changing world filled with mystery, intrigue, and danger. On your quest you’ll meet a captivating cast of characters that will help you change time as you solve their problems and save their lives. Expand and share your adventure even more with the StreetPass™ feature—send and receive in-game tablets to explore new dungeons that contain rare monsters and unique equipment.

  • Travel to the past to save the present in this timeless quest
  • Rebuilt visuals and localization make this a fresh way to experience this classic game
  • Customize your party with over 30 classes
  • Meet an iconic cast of classic characters and monsters designed by critically acclaimed anime and game artist, Akira Toriyama
  • Explore a beautifully designed world that you shape as you travel back and forth in time
  • Share tablets via StreetPass™ with other Dragon Quest VII players to explore brand-new dungeons

Story[edit]

The game begins on a small island named Estard in the middle of a vast ocean. The father of the player character comes home from a fishing trip with a map that indicates there were once several continents on the planet, but that they have all disappeared, leaving only the small island. The hero and his friend travel back to the past when the continents existed, and must help to solve their problems and stop the evil threatening them so that the continents can exist in the present time.

Gameplay[edit]

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Technical details[edit]

Technical Details
Media

Nintendo 3DS Game Card
Digital download

Download size

11,635 blocks

Supported features

Nintendo Network, StreetPass[2]

Input / compatible controllers

Nintendo 3DS

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past for Nintendo 3DS. Nintendo @ E3 2016. Retrieved June 15, 2016.
  2. "Create & trade #DragonQuest7 dungeons with other players through StreetPass to earn rewards!" Nintendo of America on Twitter (June 15, 2016). Retrieved June 15, 2016.


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