Books to anime to game transition, Deltora Quest

By Spencer . June 15, 2007 . 8:58am

delquest.jpgBandai Namco games picked up the license to Deltora Quest, an anime series currently airing in Japan based off a series of children’s fantasy books penned in Australia. Deltora Quest is being developed on the Nintendo DS as a stylus controlled action RPG. You control Lief, the hero who inherits the quest to save the world from his father, by dragging the stylus and tapping on enemies you want to fight. Deltora Quest also includes the two other main characters Jasmine and Barda and the player is free to switch between them at any time. Deltora Quest is scheduled to come out in Japan on September 20 and a North American release has not been announced yet. If it ever gets released outside of Japan the roundabout  localization is going to be interesting since it’s going to be a westernization of an anime property based on an Australian novel!

 

Update: There is a teaser movie on Namco Bandai's official site for Deltora Quest.


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  • http://www.SprehnProductions.com/ Lukas S.

    HI i got the Deltora Quest DS game my self imported from Japan i love the game! ANd is working and planning on starting a translating project after the Sommer holdiday if somneone here wants to help and if someone here with tallent in Hex Edititng and hacking and text and graphic editing want it then join me and we do it online by sending the files with emails or whatever we just translating it! Deltora Quest has of course allways science i was 6 years old been my fav books and Jennifer Rowe (Real name of Emily Rodda) Is my fav writer and author and Marc McBride is my fav illustrator he has illutrated all Deltora Quest books anda Kate Rowe is my fav inside of book page graphic illustrator (I think you can gues what she had done for the books) And the anime and manga is my fav anime and manga and the Deltora Quest DS game is my fav game and too fav DS game, and video game! COME AND JOIN ME MY FRIENDS! (My website is still not up or well its not even made yet)

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