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Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Latest News - DS

  • Publisher: Square Enix
  • Genre:RPG
  • Developer: Level-5
  • Release Date:Jul 11, 2010
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:E10+ - Everyone 10+ (Alcohol Reference,Animated Blood,Comic Mischief,Fantasy Violence,Mild Language,Mild Suggestive Themes)
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Game Description: The ninth entry in the acclaimed Dragon Quest series, Dragon Quest IX: Protectors of the Sky is boldly being developed as a portable game title. Dragon Quest 9 features an action-oriented battle system playable cooperatively by up to four players via Wi-Fi. The DS's dual screen setup is also put to use, with the top screen showing a map and the bottom screen housing all the action.
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Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies News

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    Nintendo today announced their lineup for the upcoming Comic-Con in San Diego this week, and it includes Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies for the Nintendo DS, and Metroid: Other M for the Wii. Sadly, Nintendo made no announcements about whether the Nintendo 3DS will be onhand to make its first appearance to the Comic-Con...

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    Although JRPG fans usually salivate at the mention of Final Fantasy, the Dragon Quest series has consistently delivered classic experiences. And a half decade after Dragon Quest VIII left a mark as one of the PS2's greatest games, Level 5 has produced Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies, a DS-only effort. It introduces several new...

    Posted July 9, 2010

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    Posted July 28, 2009

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    Last week, it was reported that around 2 million gamers in Japan had preordered Square Enix's RPG Dragon Quest IX for the Nintendo DS. However, that number was just an estimate, and as such, it couldn't necessarily be relied on in terms of accurately assessing what the sales figures would be on release day. Well, the game came out this past...

    Posted July 13, 2009

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