Square Enix has updated the Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time official Japanese website with screenshots and details on the game’s monster mount system.
Get the information below.
■ Monster Ride
By borrowing the unique powers of monsters, the protagonist can reach places normally limited by his own power, including climbing walls and flying in the sky. By riding monsters, you can overcome these obstacles!
—By riding a monster, you can even climb up steep cliffs that would normally block your path!
—Ride a monster to fly in places that you cannot pass through on foot!
Let’s Ride a Monster
Among the game’s monsters, there are those that you can ride. Defeat it in battle and hop aboard.
—If you challenge a monster and defeat it in battle…
—You will be able to ride the monster you defeat!
■ New Monsters are also Ridable
An elite in the Ocovolt world that rides a giant bee. The skillfully combine the needle of the bee and their own lance to attack their enemies.
—Hop aboard the Bee Rider to get to the other side of the lake!
A machine made of an unknown metal that has the radiance of a pearl. It shoots out a dangerous gas that numbs the body when it showers over it.
—Jump inside the Pearl Mobile to leap to high places!
Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Departed Time will launch for PlayStation 4 and 3DS on July 29 in Japan. A Switch version is also planned, but has yet to be shown or dated. If you missed it, catch the latest trailers and gameplay footage here.
View the screenshots at the gallery.