The third main game in the Dragon Quest Monsters spin-off series launches for Switch on December 1
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Square Enix revealed on Friday the characters and locations in Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince (Dragon Quest Monsters 3), the third main game in the Dragon Quest Monsters series.
The company describes the characters:
Tyrant Randolfo, Unforgiving Ruler of all Nadiria: Psaro’s majestic father, his sworn enemy, and Master of the Monsters. He has ruled the chaos of Nadiria for many years with an iron fist. Dolph the Destroyer, Nadiria’s most evil general: Eldest son of the Tyrant Randolfo, rumored to be the strongest warrior in Nadiria. Possessing unparalleled strength, he is believed by many to be his father’s chosen successor to the Nadirian throne. Dragon Zenith, the Omnipotent Dragon God: The Dragon God who watches over all the world’s affairs from Zenithia, a castle in the clouds. Healie, the Boy in Search of an Old Friend: A naive boy travels the world in search of a long-lost companion. However, he didn’t always look like this… Ludo, An Elusive and Mysterious Young Man: A mysterious young man with a special penchant for writing poetry. He has a habit of appearing in unexpected places and seems to know Psaro very well… Percival, Army Captain devoted to his king: An army captain fiercely loyal to his lord and will carry out even the most barbaric orders without a second thought. General Chayne, Trusted Keeper of Diabolic Hall: Guardian of the fortress known as Diabolic Hall. This tough warrior seeks to use his immense power to prevent Psaro from achieving his ambitions. Miriam, Psaro’s Sick Mother: Psaro’s human mother. She lives in the human world and suffers from a mysterious illness. Chosen Heroes of DQIV: In DQIV, Chosen Heroes set out to stop Psaro and end his cruel ambitions to save the world. It seems like their actions will also affect this story, and based on their fierce expressions, the threat they face is definitely very serious…
The company also revealed that the game’s locations will include Rosehill, the village where the monsters are located. and the dwarves living together, Diabolic Hall, the monster’s stronghold, Zenithia, where the Zenith Dragon watches over the world, and several other locations in the game Dragon Quest IV.
The game will launch on Nintendo Switch on December 1.
Square Enix describes the game:
Psaro is cursed and cannot harm anything with monster blood. Now, he must become a Monster Wrangler to form a fighting army.
The hunt for high-level monsters takes Psaro through the ever-changing seasons of Nadiria and its unique environment, with bubbling lava rivers, mysterious ancient ruins, and soaring cake towers. Along the way, Psaro meets the kind elf, Rose, who joins his adventure in search of increasingly powerful monsters.
The first Dragon Quest Monsters game launched in Japan in 1998 and in English in 2000 under the title Dragon Warrior Monsters.
The two latest games in the series include Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry’s Wonderland SP, released for smartphones in 2018, and Dragon Quest Monsters: Terry’s Wonderland Retro, launched for Switch and smartphones in 2018. 2019.
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