Square Enix have announced they are developing their own version of Pokemon Go centered around their popular Dragon Quest franchise. This new mobile game will be called Dragon Quest Walk and release in Japan later this year. A closed beta test for 10,000 iOS and 10,000 Android users will begin on June 11.
You can view an overview of the game and the announcement trailer down below:
What is Dragon Quest Walk?
Dragon Quest Walk is a location services-based game for smartphones. Become the protagonist and walk around the real world, which was become the world of Dragon Quest, to move forward on your adventure in an RPG like no Dragon Quest before it.
Walk the fields and talk to the townspeople while moving forward on your quest. Battle against various monsters, grow, prepare your equipment, and even challenge formidable enemies…
The Dragon Quest that has appeared on game consoles in the past has finally made the leap to the real world. Now, set off on your adventure!
A story that develops as you walk. Everyday life becomes an adventure. Set your destination from nearby spots and set off.
Quests will occur at each landmark. Various landmarks will appear all over Japan.
Build your own room in the world of Dragon Quest. Decorate your room with the furniture and items you obtain on your adventure.