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Dragon Quest [FREE] (Japan only)

11-27-2013, 03:22 PM
#1
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Dragon Quest [FREE] (Japan only)

Is with no doubt a great deal, but you need a JPN account.

http://www.dragonquest.jp/dqpteaser/

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11-27-2013, 05:13 PM
#2
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Well, hopefully this will eventually come to other countries. DQ is my favorite RPG series.

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11-27-2013, 05:24 PM
#3
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Posts: 108
Oh man...pleasepleaseplease
11-27-2013, 06:09 PM
#4
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Does this have english support?
11-27-2013, 06:22 PM
#5
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Location: USA
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Every time -_-
11-27-2013, 06:25 PM
#6
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Posts: 818
Why do I have to be an American fan of JRPGs?! Whyyyyyy
11-27-2013, 06:28 PM
#7
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Quote:
Originally Posted by CygnetSeven View Post
Does this have english support?
Unfortunately no. I was hopeful with glee!

I guess Dragon Fantasy will continue to do...for now.
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11-27-2013, 06:32 PM
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If this is the version we'll be getting, it'll be a bit of a let down as far as I can tell. It's only playable in portrait mode and the controls are iffy. Specifically movement.
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11-29-2013, 08:55 PM
#9
Joined: May 2011
Posts: 247
^Yep. Portrait only is very strange and the dead zone on the virtual joystick is enormous. Even if you switch to the smaller one.
11-29-2013, 10:00 PM
#10
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Ibaraki, Japan
Posts: 903
It's a really low effort port of the 2004 release they did for Japanese feature phones. That's why it's portrait-only, that's why the directional pad has a big dead zone in the middle (to simulate the button in the middle on old feature phones), and that's also why it looks so grainy... there's some terrible scaling and stretching going on due to the difference in resolution.

Unfortunately, we can probably expect 1, 2, and 3 to all be like this, as they all had feature phone versions. 4/5/6/7/8 were never ported, so there's a better chance of those being better versions.