RPGFan


New Dragon Quest VIII Details Revealed
08.20.04 - 1:25 PM

A new batch of screenshots has revealed some details regarding the cast of non-playable characters featured in Square Enix's upcoming RPG Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi. Among the characters set to make an appearance in the highly anticipated Level 5-developed PlayStation 2 title will be Luinero, a capable fortuneteller with a weird dressing style. People in the village say Luinero has suffered in the past, while he himself speaks of ecstasy. Gerda is a female thief and old acquaintance of Yangus, living in an extravagant cottage. Apparently, she and Yangus had some serious disagreement in the past. At one point, the protagonist is challenged by the fearsome combo of Bork and Mark, two kids equipped with swords best described as toys. Marcelo is a member of the Holy Tempel Knights. Clad in a blue robe, he seems to occupy quite a high position within the organization.

Dragon Quest VIII: Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi will be available in Japan sometime this winter.


Back
Chris Winkler





Coming Up on Twitch

The Blackwell Legacy
Sunday, Feb. 19 • 10am PST/1pm EST

Shining Force
Every Tuesday • 11am PST/2pm EST

Tales of Symphonia
Every Wednesday • 4pm PST/7pm EST

Valkyria Chronicles
Every Thursday • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Featured Content
Random Encounter 123
Random Encounter 123
Podcast
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin Review
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin
Review
Kyōfu no Sekai Preview
Kyōfu no Sekai
Preview
Detention Review
Detention
Review
Retro Encounter 70
Retro Encounter 70
Podcast
Path of Exile: The Fall of Oriath Hands-On Preview
Path of Exile: The Fall of Oriath
Hands-On Preview
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Rhythm Encounter
Retro Encounter