Sunday, July 25th, 2021

Dragon Quest XII may shape the next “10 to 20 years” in the series

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Earlier this year, on the 35th anniversary of Dragon Quest, Square Enix revealed Dragon Quest XII: The Fire of Destiny.

The creator of the series has mentioned how it intends to become a more “dark” and adult-themed work in the long-running JRPG series, and is now updating Famitsu, Square Enix’s president and CEO Yosuke Matsuda for the series Development direction in the next 10-20 years:

Dragon Quest XII Considering the development in the next 10 to 20 years Dragon Quest Series…Some parts are consistent with the traditional image Dragon Quest, But new elements are also necessary. After all, as a brand, we always need to innovate. “

Regarding how the new Dragon Quest game will be innovative, Horii Yuji previously mentioned that there will be some changes in the command battle. Although there is no release date or platform yet, we know that the game will run on Unreal Engine 5 and should be released globally.

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