Dragon Quest IV: Chapters Of The Chosen Makes Its Way To Retailers Today
September 16, 2008
ATTENTION ALL HEROES! DRAGON QUEST IV: CHAPTERS OF THE CHOSEN MAKES ITS WAY TO RETAILERS TODAY
The First Installment in the Zenithia Trilogy Arrives on Nintendo DS
Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of Square Enix interactive entertainment products in North America, announced today that DRAGON QUEST IV: Chapters of the Chosen™ for Nintendo DS has shipped to retailers across North America.
DRAGON QUEST IV: Chapters of the Chosen invites you, the chosen one, to save a world threatened by sinister intentions. Introducing a unique, chapter-based storyline and a cast of memorable characters to accompany you on a perilous journey, this highly anticipated remake brings a classic adventure into the palm of your hand.
This special rendition of the fourth installment in the DRAGON QUEST series mixes traditional RPG gameplay with all the portability and accessibility that a hand-held system has to offer. Complete with the trademark DRAGON QUEST world, character design and musical score that have captivated generations of fans, DRAGON QUEST IV: Chapters of the Chosen invites you – whether you are a long-time fan or newcomer to the role-playing genre – to step into the hero’s shoes and embark on an unforgettable adventure.
A prestigious army captain, an adventurous princess seeking to test her skills beyond the palace walls, a humble merchant aspiring to open his own shop, and two sisters who wish to avenge their father’s death… These seemingly unrelated individuals will soon cross paths when fate brings them together alongside you, the hero. Dive into this extraordinary adventure, and discover an epic tale told through the experiences and emotions of characters from all walks of life.
- Embark on a journey to explore the land, seas and skies of the DRAGON QUEST universe in this grand entry from the Zenithia Trilogy. Soon to follow are DRAGON QUEST V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride™ and DRAGON QUEST VI: Realms of Reverie™, never before released in North America
- Indulge in the colorful DRAGON QUEST world created by Yuji Horii, combined with the charming characters and monsters designed by Akira Toriyama and memorable soundtrack from famed composer Koichi Sugiyama to create an unforgettable gaming experience
- Experience the world of DRAGON QUEST through the perspectives of multiple characters with a unique, chapter-driven storyline
- Journey through a beautifully rendered 3D world, with dynamic dual-screen presentation and newly animated monsters
- Enjoy an all-new English translation that incorporates 13 known dialects from around the globe, bringing the diverse world and characters of DRAGON QUEST to life
- Unravel the ancient mystery behind a cursed kingdom by expanding your town via Chance Encounter mode, available through local wireless connection
DRAGON QUEST IV: Chapters of the Chosen is rated E10+ (Everyone 10 and older). Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings. DRAGON QUEST IV: Chapters of the Chosen will be available at North American retailers for the suggested retail price of $39.99 (USD). The official website can be found at http://na.square-enix.com/zenithia/.