Another look at Lawson's Dragon Quest XI makeover

Lawson convenience stores in Japan got a huge makeover to promote Dragon Quest XI. The stores really went all-out on the redesign. If you want to see some more pics of the crazy makeover, check out this post here.

Square-Enix hosting Dragon Quest XI Spoiler Show

- Square-Enix hosting a Dragon Quest XI Spoiler Show on Sept. 29th at United Cinema, Toyosu from 18:00 JST
- the event will host 370 fans (invited by lottery ticket)
- it will also air on Niconico and YouTube

Dragon Quest XI - digital sales for the first 2 days

Dragon Quest XI (first two days of digital sales)

- 113,182 copies on PlayStation 4
- 62,939 copies on 3DS

Square-Enix warns Dragon Quest XI players about hacked StreetPass data

- some users have illegally altered StreetPass
- the hacked data is related to the Yocchi
- you can reach a “motivation” value of up to 150 via normal play
- the hacked data allows you to go higher than 150, which is not possible via legal gameplay
- Square-Enix cannot guarantee safe operation of the mode if the tampered Yocchi are used in the game

Dragon Quest XI DLC detailed

- three types of ‘Original Yocchi Tribe’ will be delivered free to all owners of Dragon Quest X
- content due out Thursday, Aug. 10th
- Yocchi Tribe are an integral part of the StreetPass element to Dragon Quest XI

Famitsu - review scores

Boost Beast (Switch) – 7/7/8/8 [30/40]
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (PS4) – 10/10/10/10 [40/40]
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age (3DS) – 10/10/10/10 [40/40]

Dragon Quest XI - A look at how the characters were made

Want to have a look at how Akira Toriyama designed the characters for Dragon Quest XI? Square-Enix has released an interesting set of images/details to show the process of how the characters came to be, and what the key traits to nail were. You can see the details for the image below, and then hit up the link for even more!

Main character

A 16-year old boy at about 170cm in height.
A “hero” pursued by the kingdom, at the mercy of fate.
A design that will make you think of “hero in the rough” who is different from past heroes.

More here

Dragon Quest XI - stream the full soundtrack

Dragon Quest XI is eventually going to see release stateside, but why not enjoy some of the music while we wait? Hit the play button above and enjoy over 6 hours of music! Thanks to Dakhil for the heads up!

Dragon Quest XI - a closer look at impact of first-week sales

- sales of all 3DS systems combined sold 417.62 percent more than last week
- the game sold 1.149 million units with a sell-through rate of 75.63 percent
- Dragon Quest IX sold 2.319 million copies in its first week
- data on digital sales is not included

Dragon Quest XI hits over 3 million sold

The Dragon Quest XI hype train continues on in Japan. Square-Enix has confirmed that the game has sold over 3 million units so far when combining PS4 and 3DS sales. It should hit 4 million no problem, and do so quite soon.