Square Enix will have a good time the Dragon Quest franchise’s 35th anniversary on May 27, 2021. Yuji Horii, the franchise’s creator, has all however confirmed main bulletins will likely be timed for that day’s commemorative reside broadcast. In a tweet from his private account, Horii steered that the 35th anniversary particular reside stream occasion would have loads of bulletins, in addition to information of “that game.”
— 堀井雄二 (@YujiHorii) May 24, 2021
The tweet interprets as follows:
This Thursday, Dragon Quest celebrates its 35th Anniversary. As chances are you’ll know, we have now a particular 35th Anniversary Broadcast scheduled for then. In gratitude for all of your help thus far, we’ll have lots to announce. And in fact, we’ll have extra on that recreation as properly… Please sit up for it, everybody!
“That game” may very well be referring to any main title within the franchise, however given the timing and anniversary context, a proper preview or announcement of a brand new, numbered, “mainline” entry is a powerful candidate. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age first launched in July 2017. Four to 5 years out from the earlier main launch would match customary improvement occasions for flagship video games, as properly. Spinoffs like Dragon Quest Builders 2, in addition to multimedia ventures just like the Your Story movie, made their approach to market within the years since. We’ve additionally seen cellular titles just like the AR-powered Dragon Quest Walk and the technique recreation Dragon Quest Tact.
Whatever Horii and Square Enix have deliberate, followers will be capable of discover out extra come May 27, 2021, when the official Dragon Quest 35th Anniversary stream occasion kicks off. Check out extra particulars on the printed schedule and anticipated content material.