Dragon Quest VII

Dragon Quest VII localization teams discusses the horrors and joys of a year-long translation

Dragon Quest VII localization teams discusses the horrors and joys of a year-long translation

Ron Duwell

You see that there?! Those binders are an infamous image showing the sheer size of Dragon Quest VII’s script! For three and a half years, fans wondered if Square Enix and Nintendo would take the chance to translate that entire tome for the second time and re-release the Nintendo 3DS remake, and whenever we were in doubt, this image would loom over us like a nightmare of reality....

Dragon Quest VII's 100+ hour quest is excrutiatingly slow, but that's sort of the point

Dragon Quest VII's 100+ hour quest is excrutiatingly slow, but that's sort of the point

Ron Duwell

We’ll consider this a little “pre-review” since I am sputtering through this excellent game at my own pace and haven’t seen nearly enough to deliver a thorough opinion. Meanwhile, time is getting on, and I would like to get a few cents in their before this game passes from the spotlight. Dragon Quest VII is now currently in the wild, and so far, signs are pointing at it doing fairly...

Dragon Quest VII announced for smartphones - Just like we wanted, right guys? Guys?

Dragon Quest VII announced for smartphones - Just like we wanted, right guys? Guys?

Ron Duwell

Oh dear, someone toss me into a bomb shelter, because I’m about to explode. Square Enix has just announced a port of the Dragon Quest VII 3DS remake for iOS and Android, and it will be bringing this version to Tokyo Game Show 2015 from Sept. 17 to 20. And that noise you hear is the collective gasp of Dragon Quest fans wondering if Square Enix will be putting this on a higher preference...