Every year, the beauty standard of video games is gradually increasing. Though Dragon Mission 3 is a certified classic in the gaming canon, it’s also uggo by modern standards. While undeniably captivating, some may find it difficult to glance at an outdated game. Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake giving the classic RPG a massive facelift, just in time for the franchise’s 35th anniversary.
Here’s everything we know about Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake.
when? Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake release date?
Square Enix has saved the release date for Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake very unclear. We don’t know when it will be out, but we do know that it is planned for a global release. This means it will be released simultaneously worldwide. There will be no localization delays that often cause Dragon Quest titles to take a year from their initial release to come out in Western countries.
Assuming this is the 35th anniversary celebration, maybe we can hope Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake coming out in 2021?
Is there a trailer for Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake?
Yes! You can watch it below.
In the trailer, we take a look at his previous attempt at Dragon Mission 3 started the original release in 1988. Then moved to the 1996 remake for the SNES. Finally, the video jumps forward to the latest attempt to remake the game, Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake. We can see the aggressive visual difference between Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake and its predecessors.
Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake largely abandoned the bird’s eye view camera used in previous versions in favor of a 2.5D view reminiscent of Octopath Traveler. It seems to persist while traveling between dungeons.
Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake have kept the characters and enemies in a pixel art style while updating the animations they use. Meanwhile, the environment has been completely overhauled, rendering it fully 3D. These visual choices put the game in line with the latest Square Enix games like Octopath . Travelers and Project Triangle Strategy.
What console will Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake available in?
The exact console this game will be available on is currently unknown. It could be all of them including PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Nintendo Switch, or just a few. Square Enix just said that Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D will “have a global release on home consoles.” This implies that it will be on at least two console brands. If not all of them, it’s likely just the PlayStation and Switch consoles, given their extensive history with Dragon Quest.
Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Remake currently under development.