Dragon Quest XI Coming to US and Europe September 4th

It has been announced that Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age will be arriving on the PS4 and Steam on September 4th, 2018. Dragon Quest XI is already available in Japan on the PS4 and Nintendo 3DS, but it doesn’t look like a 3DS version will be available on these shores. This news was broken via a tweet from the official Dragon Quest twitter, which you can view in its original form here, or below:

An accompanying press release states that there will be some additional features included in the Western release, as detailed below.


In addition to delivering over 100 hours of content, the Western release of DRAGON QUEST XI will also feature several upgrades and enhancements that were not included in the Japanese release, including:

  • English Voiceover
  • Draconian Quest, a hard mode that offers additional challenges for more experienced players.
  • Overhauled Menus & UI, with graphical enhancements and more intuitive navigation.
  • Camera Mode, allowing players to take in views of the beautiful landscape, character renders and ferocious monsters in detail.
  • A New Dash Function and many other system enhancements such as improved character and camera movement

What do you think of this news? Excited to get your hands on Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age? Let us know in the comments section below.

Published by Ben Hutchings - Senior Editor

I am a Copywriter by day, and gamer by night! I love a little bit of everything, including the SoulsBorn series, stealth em' ups like Deus Ex, and RPGs like Final Fantasy and the Tales series. I have a degree in Linguistics, so the English language is my play-thing!