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Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake Launches November 14th; Dragon Quest I & II Coming in 2025 [UPDATE]

Dragon Quest HD-2D Remake and Dragon Quest I & II HD-2D Remake Teaser Artwork of all three protagonists.

So that’s why it took so long. The latest Nintendo Direct saw the formal re-debut of Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake, now with a release date of November 14th. We know from the last teaser that it’s coming out on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam. Check out our hands-on impressions, including some video footage!

But that isn’t the only trick Square Enix had up its sleeve, because the first two Dragon Quest games are also being remade in the HD-2D style! Dragon Quest I & II HD-2D Remake is coming out in 2025. Can you believe it? The full Erdrick trilogy.

Watch the trailer for Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake below, including the teaser at the end for Dragon Quest I & II HD-2D Remake.


The Legacy Begins. DRAGON QUEST III HD-2D Remake is a stunning reimagining of the beloved masterpiece and narrative beginning to The Erdrick Trilogy. Featuring vibrant HD-2D graphics, new and modernized features, and a refined narrative, players are invited to set out on an epic fantasy adventure to save the world from a dark evil.
Rebuilt for modern audiences, DRAGON QUEST III HD-2D Remake gives existing fans the chance to re-experience a beloved RPG experience and its expanded offerings like never before, while also being a perfect starting point for newcomers to discover one of the most influential RPG franchises in gaming history. Pre-orders are now available for the standard physical or digital edition, as well as the DRAGON QUEST III HD-2D Remake Collector’s Edition. Anyone who pre-orders will receive a free Trouble-Free Travel Kit in the game, which contains a collection of in-game items.

Pre-orders for the Collector’s Edition of Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake are up on the Square Enix Store. Here’s what’s in the set.

  • DRAGON QUEST III HD-2D Remake Standard Edition physical game
  • Collectible Game Case Storage Box
  • Character & Monster Acrylic Blocks Complete Set
  • Adventurous Accessory Kit (In-game Item)
  • x2 Exclusive Digital Wallpapers (PC Desktop)

Adventurous Accessory Kit includes:

  • Strength Ring x1
  • Dragon Scale x1
  • Words of Wisdom x1
  • Cat Suit x1

NEW: Dragon Quest I & II HD-2D Remake Artwork

Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake Screenshots

Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake launches November 14th on PS5, XSX, Switch, and PC via Steam. Dragon Quest I & II HD-2D Remake will follow sometime next year.

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Gio Castillo

Gio Castillo

Gio is a writer and editor with a deep fondness for role-playing and management games. He lives in the Philippines with two cats he loves dearly.

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