Dragon Quest Heroes Day One Edition revealed by Square Enix Online Store

Early copies include "Slime Weapon Set."

Dragon Quest Heroes

The Square Enix Online Store has revealed a “Day One Edition” for Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below, as well as further confirmed the game’s leaked October 13 release date.

The Day One Edition appears to include an exclusive “Slime Weapon Set,” which were weapons limited to specific retailers in Japan. (Square Enix e-Store pre-orders got the Slime Sword, Amazon Japan got the Slime Axe, etc.)

Get a rundown of the action RPG below, via the Square Enix Online Store.

Dragon Quest, one of the most iconic RPG series from Japan, will arrive in the form of a full-scale action RPG for the first time in the history of the franchise.

In Dragon Quest Heroes, the protagonists must rise up against insurmountable odds, challenging swarms of enemies and conquering gigantic monsters in an exhilarating action game. Filled with characters and monsters designed by world-renowned artist Akira Toriyama, Dragon Quest Heroes is brought to the PlayStation 4 in beautiful HD graphics.

Both Yuji Horii, the general director and creator of Dragon Quest, and Koichi Sugiyama, the composer closely tied to the series since its first installment and creator of countless musical masterpieces instilled in the memory of series fans, are closely involved in bringing this title to life.

Furthermore, ω-Force (Omega Force) from Koei Tecmo Games, the team that has created numerous popular action game series, is taking part in its development.

Dragon Quest Heroes is a title that not only DRAGON QUEST fans will enjoy but will appeal to gamers of all interests.

Release Date: 10/13/2015
Platform: PlayStation 4

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