Square Enix has released new in-depth information regarding the characters who appear in Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below. Some of the character’s are original to the upcoming title, however some may be quite familiar to longtime fans of the franchise, such as Nera (Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride) and Yangus (Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King). Here’s a look at all the characters, along with a little bit of backstory for each one.
The story of Dragon Quest Heroes begins when monsters overrun the city of Arba, and it’s up to you to restore peace to the kingdom with help from Dragon Quest protagonists both new and old.
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below will release in North America for the PlayStation 4 on October 13th, 2015 for $59.99. A special Collector’s Edition is also available for pre-order from Square Enix’s online store.