Islands in the Sun
Whether you know it as Dragon Quest or Dragon Warrior, Yuji Horii's enduring role-playing series has been delighting fans and inspiring adventurers consistently since 1986. Like its Square-Enix stablemate Final Fantasy, each Dragon Quest is a standalone story, with shared elements and lore connecting it to other entries; in...
Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Guides
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On 27th May 2021, Yuji Horii's seminal RPG Dragon Quest turned 35. Initially released in the West with the name Dragon Warrior, the Chunsoft-developed first entry in this genre-defining series debuted on Famicom in Japan before migrating to the North American NES three years later, and over the past...
Key early tips for this massive adventure
Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is out now on 3DS in North America and Europe. If you've never experienced this PlayStation RPG classic, you're in for quite an adventure — the game clocks in at around 100 hours just for completing the main story! More importantly,
About The Game
Travel to the past to save the present in DRAGON QUEST VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past.
From one little island to a world of possibilities!
Join young Auster and his friends, Prince Kiefer and Maribel, as they embark on a quest to restore long-forgotten lands. Use mystical stone tablets to travel back in time and come to the aid of troubled towns. Solve perplexing puzzles and face unique monsters in classic turn-based battles to shape the world's past and present.
In this huge adventure, you must conquer dungeons and defeat enemies that block your path. To overcome monsters, issue commands to individual party members in turn-based battles – or, if you're confident that your party can handle the situation, you can activate "tactics" to let fights play out automatically.
Using over 50 different vocations, any hero can hone their skills and learn powerful new abilities. You could become a mage, a pirate or even a shepherd! Master a variety of professions to build an unstoppable party of heroes.
Test your team's fighting prowess against hundreds of unique monsters, including many favourites from the DRAGON QUEST series. You can also befriend certain creatures, which lets you acquire their abilities to use in battle, or send them to seek out special items for you.
A traveller's tale
Expand your adventure with traveller's tablets, special stone slabs that can be exchanged with other players via StreetPass or online* to access challenging new dungeons. Conquer these perilous lairs and you might get some highly sought-after items…
An epic quest awaits as you fight to restore a shattered world in DRAGON QUEST VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past.